County Kilkenny

County Kilkenny, or Cill Chainnigh in Irish, is located in the south-east region of Ireland. It is known as the Marble City because of its distinctive black marble. We have a population of approximately 95,419. 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 Kilkenny

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Kilkenny Castle
Kilkenny Castle
Teehan Family
High Cross and Round Tower at Kells
Kells Augustinian Priory
Kilrush Corn Mill
Cullen's Mill aka Kilrush Corn Mills

Timeline from County Kilkenny

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Bryan Ryan 19 May 2021 5:59
Timothy Gorman ( ab1816- aft 1878) and Biddy Hely (1816- ?) 16 May 2021 6:23
John and Bridget (Forristal) Prendergast from Kilkenny. 13 May 2021 19:38
Thomas J Corr 11 Apr 2021 20:39

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