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Lankill, County Fermanagh

Origin

perhaps Ir. Leann Chille (meaning unclear)

Background

The Placenames Branch provides Leann Chille for another Lankill in Co. Mayo.

 

References

FK (2019)

Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Launchall, 2 tates of (belong abbey Lisgoole Clana1609CPR Jas I 385a
Lamkill1659Census 1659 103
(?)Langfield1752Reg. Free. Fer. 2
(?)Langfield1767Reg. Free. Fer. 4,24
(?)Langfield1767Reg. Free. Fer. 33
Lanehill1817GJM M'stephana (OSNB) 54 B47 Magherab
Lankile1830cBnd. Sur. (OSNB) 54 B47
Lank-hill1834OSNB 54 B47
~Leamh-choill ""elm wood""1834J O'D (OSNB) 54 B47
Lankhill1834cOSM xiv 117
Lankhill td abbeyland1834cOSM xiv 117
Leamhchoill "" elm-wood""1999Cel. Ulst. Tds 14
Barony
Clanawley
Parish
Rossorry
Parish in 1851
Rossorry
Townland
None
Place name ID
8260
Place name type
T