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"Lismateige", a denomination or reputed parish, in the barony of Knocktopher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 3 miles (S.) from Knocktopher, on the road from Kilkenny to Waterford; containing 931 inhabitants. It anciently formed part of the possesions of the Abbey of Jerpoint; and comprises 2637 statute acres, of which the tithes, are payable to the rector and vicar of Burnchurch, in the diocese of Ossory.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Lismateige. RC Parish: part Templeorum; part Aghaviller.
Templeorum - Earliest Records: b. Oct 1803; m. Aug 1815; d. Sep 1803.
Aghaviller - Earliest Record: b. Oct 1847; m. Feb 1848.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)
Civil 		Roman Catholic	Time 		FHLC
parish		parish		period		number
Lismateige	Templeorum 	not available
Lismateige	Aghaviller pt	not available

Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
Parish		Townland		Acres	Diocese
Lismateige  	Ballyknockmore   	223	Ossory    
Lismateige  	Keatingstown    	110	Ossory    
Lismateige  	Knockmoylan   		128	Ossory    
Lismateige  	Lismateige  		1180	Ossory    
Edited by Dennis Walsh, last updated 17 Apr 1999

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