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Tirkeeran, County Derry

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Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
~H. M. Cairthinn, ri1096AU (Mac Airt) 530
~Ua Mic Cairthind, tigherna1096AFM ii 952
(?)Tír Caorthoid1500cLCABuidhe 43 CUíN $7
Tyrchyrine1591McSkim. Carrick.(1839) 29
Tyrchyrine (Tir Chaerthainn)1591Colton Vis. 129G
Tirkirrin1616Inq. Ult. (Derry) $5 Jac. I
Tirkerren1639cMcSkim. Carrick.(1839) 29
Terkerin1654Civ. Surv. iii 220,222,236
Teyrkerin1654Civ. Surv. iii 198
Tirkirin1654Census 1659 188
Terkerin1659cCensus 1659 124,128,145
Terkarin1661Bishop. Der. i 328
Terkerin1665Bishop. Der. i 395
Terkerran1829Inq. Ult. (Derry) $9 Car. I
Terkerren1829Inq. Ult. (Derry) $9 Car. I
~Tir-ciaran ""brown marsh and woods and fens""1830OSNB Inf. D3 pt.2
~Tír Cairthinn ""Carthen''s district""1830J O'D (OSNB) 93 D3 no.3
Tir Chaertainn1839?McSkim. Carrick.(1839) 129
Tyrchyrine1839?McSkim. Carrick.(1839) 129
~Tir-mic-Caerthainn (the land of Kieran''s son)1869Joyce i 137
Barony
Tirkeeran
Parish
barony
Parish in 1851
barony
Townland
None
Place name ID
19322
Place name type
B