County Kildare

Co. Kildare, or Cill Dara in Irish, is located in the mid-east region of Ireland. It is famous world-wide for its horse racing, with the Curragh, Punchestown and Naas racecourses located here. Our county town is Naas and we have a population of approximately 186,000. We look forward to helping you connect with your ancestors’ place of origin.

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What is a Parish? We classify a Parish by the Civil Parish geographical boundaries, the basis upon which the Griffith’s Valuation and other land and tax records were created in the 19th and 20th Century. Find my Parish
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Buildings from County Kildare

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St Anne's Youth Centre
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Convent of Mercy
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Monasterevin Presbytery
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Monasterevin Girls' School
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