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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Timeline from County Westmeath

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Hensons in Bunnahinley and Cloonbonny 17 Jun 2019 15:15
Farrell Family 13 Jun 2019 17:44
Bridget Condron 1834 - 1916 - Sligo and Mullingar 12 Jun 2019 8:32
Bridget Condron From Mullingar Co Westmeath 1834 - 1916 11 Jun 2019 5:13

Latest Events from County Westmeath

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