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Mullygarry, County Fermanagh

Origin

Ir. Mullaigh Garraidh ‘summit of the garden’

Background

This is a relatively straightforward name, deriving from Mullaigh Garraidh ‘summit of the garden’, probably a reference to the townland itself, which gently slopes to a height of 300 ft (OSNI).

References

FK

Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Mulligarry1659Census 1659 104
Mullygarry1747Reg. Free. Fer. 1
Mullygarry1767Reg. Free. Fer. 4
Mullygarry (school)1834OSM xiv 24
Mullygurry1834OSM xiv 30
~Mullaigh Garraidh ""summit of the garden""1834J O'D (OSNB) B130 B54
Barony
Clanawley
Parish
Cleenish
Parish in 1851
Cleenish
Townland
None
Place name ID
19649
Place name type
T