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Dunsy Island, County Down

Origin

Background

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Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Dunshagh-ile1605Inq. Ult. (Down) $1 Jac. I
Ilandunshagh1624CPR Jas I 587b
Iland Duns1625cRaven Map Clandeboye 60
Islanddunshagh1645Inq. Ult. (Down) $104 Car. I
Duncey-Isle1744Harris Hist. 154
Duncey-Isle1744Harris Hist. 154
Dunsey Id.1810Wm. Map (OSNB) 36/56;5Aug
Oileán Dúinsighe1834cJ O'D (OSNB) 36/56
Barony
Dufferin
Parish
Killinchy
Parish in 1851
Killinchy
Townland
off Islandmore
Place name ID
12281
Place name type
M:I