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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Kilfane House
Kilkenny Castle
Kilkenny Castle
Teehan Family
High Cross and Round Tower at Kells
Kells Augustinian Priory

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1867 uprising 2 May 2022 0:29
Buckleys of County Kilkenny - Need Help 22 Apr 2022 20:03
English family - Thomastown, Kilkenny - emigrated to Newfoundland 1 Apr 2022 19:20
Guynan (Guinan) and Walton family 28 Mar 2022 14:18

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