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Lismateige

"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 

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Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
 Parish         Townland                Acres   Diocese 
Lismateige      Ballyknockmore          223     Ossory     
Lismateige      Keatingstown            110     Ossory     
Lismateige      Knockmoylan             128     Ossory     
Lismateige      Lismateige              1180    Ossory     

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The civil parish of Lismateige contained the following townlands.