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Sheriff''s Land, County Antrim

Origin

An English name

Background

This is an English name. It is likely that this townland previously had an Irish name, although the absence of any historical forms makes it impossible to make any proposals as to its previous form.

References

Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Sheriffsland1780Lendrick Map
Barony
Glenarm Upper
Parish
Kilwaughter
Parish in 1851
Kilwaughter
Townland
None
Place name ID
18609
Place name type
T