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Re: What do I do with this PRONI reference number?
« Reply #18 on: Monday 03 January 22 20:54 GMT (UK) »
F.F. Fieri Fecit ("Caused to be made")
V.D. -  Verbi Divini
E.T. ? "Theologiae"

perhaps Edinburgh?

Apart from possibly F.F, this is on the wrong track.

You need to go back to the source of the abbreviations, and understand them in that context.

"coll Mar 1 to V. D. and E.T. (F.F.)"

The meaning was actually mainly (if indirectly) given by Hallmark in the previous referenced thread.

Coll = collated to = appointed to a benefice
In this case the benefice is
V.D.  = Vicarage of Donagh
and
E.T. = Errigle-Trough
BRENNANx2 Davidstown/Taghmon,Ballybrennan; COOPER St.Helens;CREAN Raheennaskeagh/Ballywalter;COSGRAVE Castlebridge?;CULLEN Lady's Island;CULLETON Forth Commons;CURRAN Hillbrook, Wic;DOYLE Clonee/Tombrack;FOX Knockbrandon; FURLONG Moortown;HAYESx2 Walsheslough/Wex;McGILL Litter;MORRIS Forth Commons;PIERCE Ladys Island;POTTS Bennettstown;REDMOND Ballygarrett; ROCHEx2 Wex; ROCHFORD Ballysampson/Ballyhit;SHERIDAN Monadurtlow; SINNOTT Wex;SMYTH Gerry/Oulart;WALSH Kilrane/Wex