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

Timeline from County Westmeath

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Family of Hannah Hadley born circa 1709 and Simon Hadley born circa 1675 1 May 2022 0:10
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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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