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Historic Forms

Old FormRef. DateReference
Rousky1609Esch. Co. Map no.44
Rousky1610CPR Jas I 163b
Doneagha1655cCiv. Surv. 261
Duneaghan1655cCiv. Surv. 250,251
Duneaghan1661BSD 172
Rooskie1661Inq. Ult. (Down) $4 Jas 1
Ruskey1661BSD 172
(?)Duniaghan1666HMR Tyr. (2) 247
Dunnaghy, village, barony of Dungannon1802Stat. Sur. Tyr. (McEvoy) 159
Donaghey1830cBnd. Sur. (OSNB) 44
Rouskey1830cBnd. Sur. (OSNB) 44
Donaghey,vil1834OSM xx 39
Risky1834cMap Armagh (OSNB) 44
Rusky1834cOSNB: gen. sources 44
~Domhnach Eich/Church of the Horse1834cJ O'D (OSNB) no.44
~Rusgaidh/Marsh/Morass1835cJ O'D (OSNB) 44
~domnach ""Church land""1936TNCT 25
~rusgaidh ""Marshy rough or fenny land""1936TNCT 26
(?)Dún Eichin ""Eichean''s fort""2003PNP talk PMcK/S''townLHS
Rúscaigh ""marshy land""2003PNP talk PMcK/Omagh DC