County Westmeath

Co. Westmeath, or An Iarmhí in Irish, is located in the midlands region of Ireland. It is home to Athlone Castle which, after a multi-million euro renovation, reopened in 2012 as a state-of-the-art, multi-sensory visitor experience. Our county town is Mullingar and we have a population of approximately 88,396. 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
273 Group Members 153 Ancestors 14 Buildings 13 Timeline Events

Buildings from County Westmeath

Locate buildings around County Westmeath and discover who lived and worked there.

Ladestown House Stables
Bellaugh Parochial House
Loughnaskin Parochial House
St Ciaran's House

Timeline from County Westmeath

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County Westmeath Message Board

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Thomas Kenny and Mary Molloy, Ballynacargy, Rockbrook House? 11 Feb 2020 1:27
Gilligan-Farrell 10 Feb 2020 1:13
PATRICK SHARRY b c1835 BRIDGET SHARRY nee Crinion/Crinnion/Crypion b c 1837 9 Feb 2020 23:28
David Grennan (b1846) of Kilbeggan's Wife 2 Feb 2020 6:25

Latest Events from County Westmeath

Mullingar Town Band 140th Anniversary Concert
24th May 2019
Streete Parish Park Annual Vintage Show
Streete Parish Park Annual Vintage Show
11th July 2015
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