County Cavan

County Cavan, or An Cabhán in Irish, lies in Ulster and borders on Northern Ireland. It is known as "The Lakeland County" as it is reputed to have 365 lakes. Our county town is Cavan and we have a population of approximately 76,092. We look forward to helping you connect with your ancestors' place of origin.

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Buildings from County Cavan

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Castlerahan National School 1860
Castlerahan National School 1860
Cavan
Castlerahan National School 1860
Castlerahan National School 1860
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Mountnugent Bridge
Cavan
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Mountnugent Bridge

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McMahon family of Aughacashel 17 Sep 2021 17:02
Richmonds of Cornadarra(gh) Townland, Drumlane Parish, Anna District, County Cavan 16 Sep 2021 1:06
Farrellys from kilnagun and correagh 23 Jul 2021 15:33
Where would Carrickalusk be located? 12 Jul 2021 4:55

Latest Events from County Cavan

Volunteer Information Morning
Volunteer Information Morning
22nd February 2020
Cavan Calling: An American Wake
Cavan
20th August 2020
Bailieborough Agricultural Show
Cavan
3rd July 2015
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