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Ross, County Tyrone

Origin

Background

References

Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Ross1609Esch. Co. Map no.44
Rose1610CPR Jas I 163b
Rosse1655cCiv. Surv. 251,294
Rosse1661BSD 192
Ross1664HMR Tyr. (1) 2
Ross1666HMR Tyr. (2) 247
Ross1830cBnd. Sur. (OSNB) 44
~Ros/Point/Wood1835cJ O'D (OSNB) 44
~ros ""A promontory or land jutting out""1936TNCT 25
An Ros ""the promontory or wood""2003PNP talk PMcK/S''townLHS
Barony
Dungannon Middle
Parish
Donaghenry
Parish in 1851
Donaghenry
Townland
None
Place name ID
4995
Place name type
T