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Rossaa, County Fermanagh

Origin

Background

References

Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
rosay1609Esch. Co. Map 7
Rosay & Longe 1 tate (Bryan oge Magwire)1611CPR Jas I 211b
~Rossaigh1817GJM M'stephana (OSNB) 54 B160 Clanawl
Rossoy1830cBnd. Sur. (OSNB) 54 B160
~Ros Raith ""fruitful or plentiful promontory""1834cJ O'D (OSNB) 54 B160
Rossoy1835cOSM xiv 82[?]
Rossoy td 15 acres of plantation1835cOSM xiv 82[?]
Barony
Clanawley
Parish
Killesher
Parish in 1851
Killesher
Townland
None
Place name ID
20115
Place name type
T