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"Ennisnag", a parish, in the barony of Shillelogher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 5 1/2 miles (S.) from Kilkenny, on the King's river, and on the road from Kilkenny to Waterford; containing 550 inhabitants. It comprises 1200 statute acres, of which 10 are woodland, 950 arable, 200 pasture, and about 40 waste. There are two flour-mills. The living is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, and the corps of the treasurership of the cathedral of St. Canice, Kilkenny, in the patronage of the Bishop. The glebe-house was built in 1821; the glebe comprises 18 acres. The church, a neat modern structure, was erected in 1815. In the R. C. divisions the parish forms part of the union or district of Danesfort.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Ennisnag. RC Parish: Danesfort, part Aghaviller (Ballyhale).
Danesfort - Earliest Records: b. Jan 1819; m. Jan 1824.
Aghaviller - Earliest Record: b. Oct 1847; m. Feb 1848.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)

 Civil           Roman Catholic  Time            FHLC 
parish           parish           period           number 
Ennisnag        Danesfort pt    1819-1876       0926193 
                Aghaviller pt   not available 

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Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
 Parish         Townland                Acres   Diocese 
Ennisnag        Ballycoam               100     Ossory     
Ennisnag        Ennisnag                1240    Ossory     
Ennisnag        Knocknabooly            133     Ossory     
Ennisnag        Lawcus                  261     Ossory