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Ballymoyer, County Armagh




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Old FormRef. DateReference
B.mure1591Hondius Map
B.Minre1595Mercator's Ulst. Ulster
B.Mynre1595Mercator's Ire. Ireland
B.Moighrye or the [?]sevyn mile [?]house (+bldngs)1600Bartlett Map (BM)
Ballynemoyre1608Sur. Ulst. 216
Ba. Moierie (+ ch)1609Bartlett Maps (Esch. Co. Maps) Esch. Co. Map 1
Balle ne Moyd-rie, the 8-myle churche (+ ch)1609Bartlett Maps (Esch. Co. Maps) Esch. Co. Map 2
Ballemoire (ch. in Lisdromaude)1609Esch. Co. Map 5.27
Ba Moirye1610cNorden's Map
Ballemoire, Territor de1613Rent Roll Arm. (PRONI) 6
Ballymoyre, Territoria de1613Rent Roll Arm. (PRONI) 6
Ballemoier, the territory of1614cCPR Jas I 273b
Ballymoyre1620cCPR Jas I 478a
Ballymoire and Ballymac-Cowan, territory or pcinct1633Inq. Ult. (Armagh) $20 Car. I
Ballymoyre, the brooke of1655cCiv. Surv. x $77
the parts Ballymoyer in this barony (Fewes)1655cCiv. Surv. x $78
~Baile an Mhaoir1735cÓ Doirnín 62 6c
Ballymoier alias Ballywire1804Stat. Sur. Arm. (Coote) 10
Baile Mic Maer ""Mac Moyre''s Town, Ballymoyre""1834cJ O'D (OSNB) B''moyre
Ballymyre house, the residence of Marcus Synnot. T1834cSamuel Bryson (OSNB) B''moyre
It is generally called by the peasantry Ballymyre1834cSamuel Bryson (OSNB) B''moyre
Ballymoyer Baille-máae Stewardstown1838cDonaldson's Fews
~Baile an Mhaoir1840cMac Bionaid 56 l.10
~go Baile an Mhaoir1850cTBC (LL) 166 III
Ballymoyer Baile-an-mhaoir the townland of the ste1923Murray's Fews 107
Baile an Mhaoir2000NIPNP replies KM/DMacGE
Baile an Mhaoir ""settlement of the steward""2001Arm. Terr, People + Place-names 319
Fews Upper
Parish in 1851
?Cavanakill (ch)
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