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KILMADUM

"Kilmadum", or Kilmodum, a parish, in the barony of Gowran, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 4 1/2 miles (S.) from Castlcomer, on the river Dinin, and the road to Kilkenny; containing 900 inhabitants. It is vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Dunmore; the rectory is impropriate in the corporation of Kilkenny. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of St. John's. There are two private schools, in which are about 80 children.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Kilmadum. RC Parish: Muckalee, part St. John's.
Muckalee - Earliest Records: b. Oct 1801; m. Apr 1809.
St. John's - Earliest Records: b. Apr 1876.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)
Civil 		Roman Catholic	Time 		FHLC
parish		parish		period		number
Kilmadum	Muckalee	1801-1880	0926200

Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
Parish		Townland		Acres	Diocese
Kilmadum	Ballyfoyle          	1431	Ossory    
Kilmadum	Cloghpook        	435	Ossory    
Kilmadum	Drumerhin		387	Ossory    
Kilmadum	Kilmadum		358	Ossory    
Kilmadum	Knockshanbally		453	Ossory    
Kilmadum	Ruthstown		157	Ossory    
Kilmadum	Wildfield  		200	Ossory    
Edited by Dennis Walsh, last updated 17 Apr 1999

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