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Fews Upper, County Armagh

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Old FormRef. DateReference
go Fiodh Conaille, go rangadar Magh Conaille...1097AFM ii 956
(?)go Figh h. nEatach1165Miscell. Ann. 46 $2
(?)Fidh Ua Echach [king of Ire sl, taken to Armagh1166AU ii 154
>i Fedhaibh Ua nEachdhach i tTír Eoghain1166AFM ii 1158
co Leitir Luin i Fedhaibh Ua nEachdhach>1166AFM ii 1158
Sluaghadh... isna Feadhaibh1452AU iii 174
is na Feadhaibh.. ar Gallaibh Machaire Oirghiall1452AFM iv 976
gus an fFiodh airm i mbaoí T''dhealbhach m..í Néill1592AFM vi 1922
gus an fFiodh...iaramh tré Sliabh Fuaitt1592AFM vi 1922
assin Sradbhaile tria Bhéalach Mhór an Fhedha go>1607cAFM vi 2352n
Barony of Finghes cont. precincts Cloneconnochie, 1608Sur. Ulst. 216
le Fewes, p''cell patrie de Tirone1623cInq. Ult. (Armagh) $9 Jac I
''sna fásaoibh .i.... san bhFiodh1645cCín Lae Ó M. 43 lch39
Sliocht Aodha chum an [Fh]eadha1645cCín Lae Ó M. 32 lch27
chum an [Fh]eadha agus go Sliabh Fuaid1645cCín Lae Ó M. 11 lch7
chum an [Fh]eadha, Do theith bráithre Ard Macha1645cCín Lae Ó M. 33 lch28
go Sliabh Fuaid, chum an [Fh]eadha agus1645cCín Lae Ó M. 11 lch7
Áth Feadha, idir Dhruim Fliuch agus1645cCín Lae Ó M. 43 lch39
ó''n bhFiodh, Seaán Ó Néill mac Énri meic Torrd.1645cCín Lae Ó M. 46 lch42
Ballinirry in the Fewes1655cCiv. Surv. x $78
The Barony of Fewes1655cCiv. Surv. x $$78,79
bordering upon the Fewes1655cCiv. Surv. x $77
the barony of the Fewes1655cCiv. Surv. x $77
the five townes of the Fewes1655cCiv. Surv. x $78
Upper Fewes1659cCensus 1659 32,40
~Saoithe an Fheadha1699cMac a Liondain 2 l.50
~i lár an Fheadha1712cMac Cuarta (b) 66 l.115
~bochtaibh an Fheá1735cÓ Doirnín 46 l.55
~do bhochtaibh an Fheadha1735cÓ Doirnín (de Rís) 42 l.57
~An Feadh1760cMac Cumhaigh (b) 111 l.8
~An Feadh1760cMac Cumhaigh (b) 118 l.25
~Prionsa an Fheadha1760cMac Cumhaigh (b) 120 l.82
~buachaillí an Fheadha1760cMac Cumhaigh (b) 91 l.39
~clár chríoch an Fheadha1760cMac Cumhaigh (b) 100 l.2
~i bhFeadh na féile1760cMac Cumhaigh (b) 113 l.61
>(settlement of the steward, settlement of McCone""2001Arm. Terr, People + Place-names 320
An Fiodh (Baile an Mhaoir, Baile Mhic Comhghain) ""2001Arm. Terr, People + Place-names 320
An Fiodh ""the wood""2003NIPNP replies PMcK/PNíU
Barony
Fews Upper
Parish
barony
Parish in 1851
barony
Townland
None
Place name ID
18165
Place name type
B