County Monaghan

Co. Monaghan, or Muíneachán in Irish, is located on the Border Region of Ireland. We are famous for our ancient Irish craft of lace-making and we have many lakes, forests and small mountains. Our county town is Monaghan and we have a population of approximately 56,000. We look forward to helping you connect with your ancestors’ place of origin.

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Buildings from County Monaghan

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Cahans Meeting House
Cahans Meeting House
Cahan's Meeting House
Cahan's Meeting House
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Derryvalley School
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Countess Clermont's School House

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Looking for information on Courtney family 21 May 2022 18:45
Looking for James Armstrong DOB abt 1837 maybe in Aghalee, gunner royal Artillery, died London 3 Oct 1899, father Hugh. 15 May 2022 15:54
William Presho from Clones 15 May 2022 3:06
Mary Foy b.c. 1941 Killeevan 19 Apr 2022 15:05

Latest Events from County Monaghan

Clan Gathering Treinfhir Monaghan
Treinfhir Gathering May 9th to 12th, 2019
9th May 2019
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