Menadarva (EN) / Mertherderwa (KW)

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Elements: 

Derwa

This refers to the name of a person: 
name

mether

Meaning: 
victualler, caterer
Elements notes: 
<mether> 'martyr' + <Derwa> prob personal name
Historic forms: 
Mertherderwa 1284 (Gover, 1948) Mertherderwa 1285 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1285) Merderderwa 1297 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1297) Mertherderwa 1317 (Gover, 1948) Mertherderwa 1327 (Gover, 1948) Mertherderwa 1371 (Gover, 1948) Meretherderwa 1302 (Gover, 1948) in capella Sanctarum Ye et Derve, virginum, in Menedarva in Cambron 1430 (Gover, 1948) Mertherderwa 1447 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1447) Mertherderwa 1530 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1530) Marthaderva 1551 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1551) Menadarway c1570 (Gover, 1948) Menedarva 1600 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1600) Menethderva (mill) 1622 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1622) Menadarva 1664 (of Ezekiell Arundell)(CRO, PD/490/1, 1664) Menadarvy 1670 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1670) Mertherdarva 1677 (of Ezechill Arundell, Esquire)(CRO, X510, 1677) Manadàrva 1700 (village, ruind chapel here)(Lhwyd, 1700, f2r) Menedarva 1723 (barton, with turbary and common on Riskejeake Downs, lease from William Arundell of Trengwainton, esquire, to Thomas Tresahar of Camborne, gentleman)(RIC, HB/10/232, *HendCal 8, c.1920s, §1697, 1723) Menedarvah 1743 (of Henry Tresahar)(CRO, X510, 1743) Menedarvah 1745 (of Henry Tresahar)(CRO, X510, 1745) Menadarva 1749 (Borlase, 1749, p138) Menadarva 1753 (part in the Manor of Pellour, tenants are John Tresahar, Richard Rowe and Francis Hockin (CRO, J/1825, 1753) Menadarva 1768 (parts of John Treshare, John Rowe, Nicholas Holman and Francis Hocking)(CRO, X510, 1758) Menedarva 1768 (population, with Carlenoe, is 29)(CRO, AD55/24, 1768) Menaderva 1790 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1790) Menadarva 1838 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1838) Menedarva 1843 (CRO, TA/27, 1843) Menerdarva 1843 (tenements)(CRO, TA/27, 1843) Menadarva 1844 (Thomas, 1967, p190, citing from 1844) Menadarva 1884 (farm)(Symons, 1884) Menadarva 1888 (OS, 6", LXII. NE, 1888) Mendarva 1948 (Gover, 1948, p584) Menadarva 1967 (Thomas, 1967, p190) Menadarva 2003 (OS, 1:25000, 2003)