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Cumber Upper Parish (Derry portion), County Derry

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Additional Information

+ Tyr, Str. Lr (1851);wholly Der 1961;see Sg''willy

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Conmore1306cEccles. Tax. (CDI) 216
~Comar ""The confluence of rivers""1397Colton (Munn) 117,85
Comor, rectory of1414Annates Ulst. 213
Comyr1570?Bishop. Der. ii 509 $456
Commar (St Eugenis)1609cBp Montgomery Sur. (SAM 17) 50
Comber1613Charter of Londonderry 73
Cumber1622Phillips MSS (Maps) 162
Arran, balliboe of Coomer1634Bishop. Der. ii 339 $428
Bankinderry, balliboe of Coomer1634Bishop. Der. ii 339 $428
Coomer1634Bishop. Der. ii 339 $428
Owenbegg, balliboe of Coomer1634Bishop. Der. ii 339 $428
Cumber (17)1654DS Par. Map (Munn) 117
Cumbe1659cCensus 1659 127
Comyr1671Bishop. Der. ii 1 $206
Cumyer, rectory1671Bishop. Der. ii 1 $206
Cumber1672cHib. Del. Co.Londondery
~Commor1675cTop. Frag. 82
Comyr, church1677Bishop. Der. ii 34 $239
Commor (St Eugenius)1680cTop. Frag. 82
~Cumar1680cTop. Frag. 70
Conyer al''s Cumber1686Bishop. Der. ii 111 $279
Comyer al''s Cumber1692Bishop. Der. ii 130 $298
Cumber1703Bishop. Der. ii 478 $437
Cumber1814Sampson (Munn) 117
~Comar ""a confluence, a stream""1827J O'D (OSNB) 93 C16
~Cumar ""the valley""1827OSNB Inf. 93 C16
~Cumber ""a narrow glen""1827OSNB Inf. 93 C16
~comar ""the confluence of two waters""1869Joyce i 63
~Comar ""The confluence of rivers""1910Onom. Goed. (Munn) 117,286
~Comar ""The confluence of rivers""1925Joyce (Munn) 117,1.63
~Comar-uachdar ""The confluence of the two rivers""1925Munn's Notes 115
Barony
Tirkeeran
Parish
Cumber Upper
Parish in 1851
Cumber Upper
Townland
None
Place name ID
943
Place name type
P