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"Kilmenan", a parish, in the barony of Fassadining, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 2 3/4 miles (S. by W.) from Ballynakill, near the river Nore; containing 316 inhabitants, and 1014 statute acres. It is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Attanagh. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of Ballyragget.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Kilmenan. RC Parish: Ballyragget.
Earliest Records: b. 1801; m. Apr 1856. Missing: b, 1806-1855.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)
Civil 		Roman Catholic	Time 		FHLC
parish		parish		period		number
Kilmenan	Ballyragget	1856-1880	0979702

Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
Parish		Townland		Acres	Diocese
Kilmenan	Ballyoskill		480	Ossory    
Kilmenan	Gorteenara        	83	Ossory    
Kilmenan	Nicholastown    	113	Ossory    
Kilmenan	Russellstown		331	Ossory    
Edited by Dennis Walsh, last updated 17 Apr 1999

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