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Moneymore, County Derry

Origin

Ir. Muine Mór [mwinya more] ‘large thicket or hill’ [Minimore 1654]..

Background

8km NE of Cookstown

par: Artrea/Desertlynn bar: Loughinsholin

References

Additional Information

split td; Desertlyn portion

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
~(?)in Móin mór Doire lothair0557AFM i 198
~(?)mona Doire lothair, cath0557AFM i 198
~(?)Mona Daire, bellum [""Lothair"" in Eng. trans]0562AU (Mac Airt) 80
~(?)Mona Daire Lothair, bellum0563AU (Mac Airt) 82
Monemore (Chichester)1602Top. Frag. comments 132
Ba:Money More1613Lond. Comp. Valuation 309
Money Moore1613Lond. Comp. Valuation 309
Draper''s Hall1618cPynnar's Sur. Ulster 232$195
Moneymore1618cPynnar's Sur. Ulster 232$195
Moonemor1622Phillips MSS (Maps) 148
Moneymore in p.Derrelowran1625Inq. Ult. (Tyrone) Car.I $2
Draperstown1633Inq. Ult. (Derry) $1 Car. I title
Moneymore alias Draperstown1634Fairs & Markets 54, 95
Moneymore, alias Draperstown1634Fairs & Markets 54, 95
Minimore1654Civ. Surv. iii 172
Monymore1657Bishop. Der. i 264
Monymoore1659cCensus 1659 136
Moneymore1661Bishop. Der. i 326
Moneymore1663HMR (Ò Doibhlin 2) 72
Munnymore1672cHib. Del. Co.Londondery
Moneymore1781Reg. Deeds abstracts ii 131 $635
Moneymore1814Sampson (Munn) 32
Mineymore1830OSNB D15 B29
~Monaidh Mór ""great bog"" Muine Mór ""great brake or1830J O'D (OSNB) D15 B29
~Muine-mor ""The great ridge of the hill""1834OSNB (Munn) 32
~[Muine Mór ""great ridge""]1834OSL (Derry) 125
~""great shrubbery""1869Joyce i 570 (ind.)
~Moin Mor ""The great bog""1910?Onom. Goed. (Munn) 32, 451, 541, 5
~Moin-Mor-Daire-lothair ""The bog of the oak woods 1925Munn's Notes 32, 557
~Moin-mor ""The great bog""1925Munn's Notes 126
~Moin-mor ""The great bog""1925Munn's Notes 126
~Muine-mor ""The great ridge of the hill""1925Joyce (Munn) 32, 1. 496
~Muine-mor ""The great shrubbery""1925Joyce (Munn) 32, 1. 570
Monnemore (Nat. MSS. Ir. Map of Drapers'' )1947Top. Frag. comments 134
~Muine Mór1989GÉ 254
~Muine Mór ""large thicket or hill""1999Dict. Ulst. PN 109
~Muine Mór ""large thicket or hill""1999Dict. Ulst. PN 109
Barony
Loughinsholin
Parish
Desertlyn
Parish in 1851
Desertlyn
Townland
None
Place name ID
5704
Place name type
T