Crossdoney Town

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NameCrossdoney
Irish NameCros Domhnaigh
Logainm ID1412187
CountyCavan
BaronyClanmahon
ParishKilmore
Typepopulation centre

Lewis 1837

CROSSDONEY, a village and post-town, in the parish of KILMORE, barony of CLONMAHON, county of CAVAN, and province of ULSTER, 4 miles (S. W.) from Cavan, and 59¼ (N. W.) from Dublin; the population is returned with the parish. This small neat village, containing only 12 houses, is situated on the road from Killesandra to Cavan, and is surrounded by several gentlemen’s seats. Fairs are held on April 5th, May 27th, Aug. 26th, and Nov. 17th. Near it is a good bleaching establishment; and at its entrance is Lismore, the seat of Col. Nesbitt, one of the oldest in the county.

Census of 1821

 

Tithe Applotment Books of 1824-1834

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Name Books of 1836

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Griffith’s Valuation of 1857

 

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