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Killahy - [Knocktopher]
"Killahy", a parish, in the barony of Knocktopher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 6 miles (S.) from Knocktopher, on the road from Waterford to Kilkenny; containing 712 inhabitants, and comprising 2670 statute acres, It is a vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Kilbeacon, or Rosinan; the rectory is impropriate in the Ladies Fitzpatrick. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union of Kilmacow. About 30 children are educated in a private school.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Note: There is another Killahy parish in the barony of Crannagh, next to the civil parish of Tullaroan, and in the R.C. parish of Urlingford.
Civil Parish: Killahy. RC Parish: Kilmacow, later Mullinavat.
Earliest Records: b. Jul 1858; m. Aug 1858.; d. Jun 1858.
Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)
Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC
parish parish period number
Killahy Mullinavat 1843-1880 0926201 Note: Mullinavat was created from northern Kilmacow R.C. parish.
Description and Travel
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Parish Townland Acres Diocese
Killahy Ballintober 261 Ossory
Killahy Ballinva North 101 Ossory
Killahy Ballinva South 36 Ossory
Killahy Ballyhimmin 239 Ossory
Killahy Ballyknockbeg 196 Ossory
Killahy Ballymorris 42 Ossory
Killahy Ballynacooley 158 Ossory
Killahy Ballynaraha North 38 Ossory
Killahy Ballynaraha South 181 Ossory
Killahy Curraghbehy 298 Ossory
Killahy Inchacarran 118 Ossory
Killahy Killahy 234 Ossory
Killahy Killeen 208 Ossory
Killahy Knockmore 208 Ossory
Killahy Moneyhenry 121 Ossory
Killahy Redacres North 239 Ossory
Killahy Redacres South 116 Ossory
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