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KILCOAN

"Kilcoan", a parish, in the barony of Ida, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster; containing 441 inhabitants, 2075 statute acres. The living is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, episcopally united in 1779 to Kilbride, and in the patronage of the Bishop. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of Slieruagh.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Kilcoan. RC Parish: Slieverue
Earliest Records: b. Nov 1766; m. Feb 1766; d. Dec 1766.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)
Civil 		Roman Catholic	Time 		FHLC
parish		parish		period		number
Kilcoan		Glenmore	not available
Note: Glenmore was created from northern Slieverue R.C. parish.

Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
Parish		Townland		Acres	Diocese
Kilcoan		Ballybraghy		160	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Ballyvoulera or Moulerstown 323	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Ballywairy		160	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Cappagh        		161	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Flemingstown      	195	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Moulerstown or Ballyvoulera 323	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Rickardsland North	45	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Rickardsland South	42	Ossory    
Kilcoan		Weatherstown  		493	Ossory    
Edited by Dennis Walsh, last updated 17 Apr 1999

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