Information about Kilcloony House

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Kilcloony House
Irish Form of Name:
Cill Cluanaighe
[Kilcloony means church of the lawn]
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Kilcloony House
In townland of Quarrymount.

Information From Joyce's Place Names

Translation according to P. W. Joyce:
Kill alone is the name of more than a score of places in various counties: in most cases it stands for cill, a church: but in some it is for coill, a wood.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Kilcloony House is in Quarrymount townland.

Information From The Landed Estates Database

Information from the Landed Estates Database.
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The following is a list of those houses in this townland which are discussed in the Landed Estates Database.