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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Buildings from County Westmeath

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St Matthew's Church
Westmeath
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St Owen's Church
Westmeath
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Church of the Most Holy Redeemer
Westmeath
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St John's Church
Westmeath

Timeline from County Westmeath

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Keane/Kane Family of Rathaspick 10 Mar 2021 14:59
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Macken/Rea and child emigration to Argentina and USA 7 Feb 2021 11:51
Macken/Rea and child emigration to Argentina and USA 7 Feb 2021 11:35

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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