County Offaly

Co. Offaly, or Uíbh Fhailí in Irish, is part of the midlands region of Ireland. The River Shannon makes up the western border of the county which is perfect for cruising and angling. We are home to Birr Castle and Moneygall, which is the ancestral home of President Obama. Our county town is Tullamore and we have a population of approximately 78,003. We look forward to helping you connect with your ancestors’ place of origin.

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Latest Events from County Offaly

Killina Presentation Convent Bicentenary Celebrations
29th September 2017
Clonmacnoise September Summer School 2015
12th September 2015
Rahan, Offaly
Killina Heritage Centre, Presentation Convent Killina, Rahan, Tullamore, Co.Offaly
29th August 2015
Rahan Graveyard
Cemetery Mass
5th March 2015
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