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Mormeal, County Derry

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Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Mirrimeith1654Civ. Surv. iii 187
Merinnch1657cHib. Reg. Loughinsholin
Mirmihellgrany1659cCensus 1659 135
Merrinnieth1661BSDc 52
Mirmichell1661cBishop. Der. i 343
Mermeth1672cHib. Del. Co.Londondery
Mermeth1672cHib. Del. Derry
Mermeale1680Bishop. Der. ii 42 $247
Meremeala1686Bishop. Der. ii 114 $279
Meremeale1686Bishop. Der. ii 114
Mermeal1767Par. Tithe Bk (OSNB) No. 9
Mormeal1813Sampson's Map
~The bog of hares""1821MacCloskey's Stat. Report 61
Mor-+meel1834cOSNB Pron. No. 9
~Mór-meall ""great knoll or hillock""1834cJ O'D (OSNB) No. 9
~Mor-meall ""The great hillock""1925Munn's Notes 185
~Mór-meall ""great hillock""1925Joyce iii 512
Mír Mhíchíl ""St Michael''s portion""2002HMC replies HMCjun02
Barony
Loughinsholin
Parish
Kilcronaghan
Parish in 1851
Kilcronaghan
Townland
None
Place name ID
3858
Place name type
T