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"Kilmacar", or Kilmocar, a parish, in the barony of Fassadining, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 3 1/4 miles (S. W.) from Castlcomer, near the river Nore; containing 1413 inhabitants. It comprises 4860 statute acres, of which about two-thirds are arable and pasture, and the remainder mountain. The living is a vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, and in the patronage of the Bishop; the rectory is impropriate in the Marquess of Ormonde. In the R. C. divisions it is partly in the union or district of Cohany, and partly in that of Ballyragget. There are two private schools, in which about 120 children are educated.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Kilmocar. RC Parish: part Ballyragget, part Conahy.
Ballyragget - Earliest Records: b. 1801; m. Apr 1856.
Cohany - Earliest Records: b. Jun 1832; m. Jun 1832.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC
parish parish period number
Kilmacar Conahy pt 1832-1880 0926191
Ballyragget 1856-1880 0979702
Castlecomer pt 1812-1880 0926702
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Parish Townland Acres Diocese
Kilmacar Ballyhimmin 347 Ossory
Kilmacar Byrnesgrove 725 Ossory
Kilmacar Clashduff Lower 39 Ossory
Kilmacar Clashduff Upper 188 Ossory
Kilmacar Commons 50 Ossory
Kilmacar Coolnacoppoge or Coolnambrisklaun 130 Ossory
Kilmacar Coolnambrisklaun or Coolnacappoge 130 Ossory
Kilmacar Kilmacar 813 Ossory
Kilmacar Maudlin 319 Ossory
Kilmacar Moyne 141 Ossory
Kilmacar Rathkyle 769 Ossory
Kilmacar Sleveen 133 Ossory
Kilmacar Tinalintan 253 Ossory
Kilmacar Tomakeany 191 Ossory
Kilmacar Toor Beg 287 Ossory
Kilmacar Toor More 423 Ossory
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The civil parish of Kilmacar contained the following townlands.
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