Information about Carneeny
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
Cathair na hAonaigh
stone fort of the fair or market
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Caherneheny (townland) Inq. Temp. Eliz
From this Carne the townland derives its name. So called after Saint Eena (Ena). No! the townland is called Caher not Carne. J.O'D.
Situated in the townland of Carnaheeny.
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
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.
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