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Historic Forms

Old FormRef. DateReference
Ordogarvan1655cCiv. Surv. p.392
Artigarvan1666HMR Tyr. (2) 259
Artygarvan (tenant Houston)1753Abercorn Geb. 41 $166
Artagarvan1830cOSNB: gen. sources no.22
Artigarvan1830cOSNB: gen. sources no.22
Árd Garbháin "Garvan's height or hill"1833cJ O'D (OSNB) no.22
ard tiogh [recte, toigh] Garbhain `Garvan's high h1920cTNCT 66
~Ard Tí Garbháin "height of Garbhán's house"1999Dict. Ulst. PN 8
Ard Tí Garbh in "height of Garvin's house"2002PNP talk PMcK/Omagh DC
Ard-garbhan "Rough hill"no.22Ogilby, A.