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Magherafelt Parish, County Derry

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Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Teoffigalta, the perpl. vicge. of1426Reg. Swayne 44
Theaghfyglte1455Reg. Mey 333
Taghfeld, rect. of1460Reg. Swayne 203
de Thenafigad1534Annates Ulst. 13
de Teathfygalt1537Annates Ulst. 15
Teaghfyalia, Rector de1544Reg. Dowdall $106 228
Taghfyallte, Rect. de1544cReg. Dowdall $128 95
magherifetty1609Esch. Co. Map 13
Ba: mahere felt1613Lond. Comp. Valuation 308
Magherifesty1613Charter of Londonderry 392
Mahere Fealte (ballybetagh)1613Lond. Comp. Valuation 308
Marifelt1618cPynnar's Sur. Ulster 236$196
Magharyfelt1622Phillips MSS (Maps) Plate 27
Magherafelt (x2)1622Phillips MSS (Maps) Plate 27
Magherefealt (x2)1622Phillips MSS (Maps) Plate 26
Maherefealt1622Phillips MSS (Maps) 148
Magherefelt1624cBishop. Der. i 146
Magharafelte1631Fairs & Markets 54
~c¿irt Machaire Rá[th] Fioghad (x2)1645cCín Lae Ó M. 2
Magherifelt1654Civ. Surv. iii 170
Magheryfelt1654Civ. Surv. iii 167
Maghrifelt1654Civ. Surv. iii 169
Magheryselty1657Bishop. Der. i 267
Mogherefelt1657cHib. Reg. Loughinsholin
Magharafelt1659cCensus 1659 135
Maghrafelt (x2)1659cCensus 1659 135
Magharefelt1661Bishop. Der. i 326
Magherifett Parish1661BSDc 59
Magherafelt, The Parish of1663HMR (Ò Doibhlin 2) 75
Magherefelt qr.1663HMR (Ò Doibhlin 2) 75
Magherefelte Town1663HMR (Ò Doibhlin 2) 75
Magherafelt1756Reg. Deeds abstracts ii 92 $189
Magherafelt1785Duff's Lough Neagh
Magherfelt1818Reg. Deeds abstracts iii 323 $504
~""the people invariably called it in Irish Machair1913Joyce iii 495
~Machaire-fiogaid ""The plain of the rushes""1925Munn's Notes 227
~Machaire Fíolta1989GÉ 250
~Machaire Fíolta ""Fíolta''s plain""1999Dict. Ulst. PN 103
~Teach Fíolta ""Fíolta''s house""1999Dict. Ulst. PN 103
Machaire Fíolta ""Fíolta''s plain""2002Culture NI PNN PMcK/JP
Barony
Loughinsholin
Parish
Magherafelt
Parish in 1851
Magherafelt
Townland
None
Place name ID
5386
Place name type
P