"Outrath", a parish, in the barony of Shillelogher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 1 1/2 miles (S.) from Kilkenny; containing 1529, and comprising 2008 statute acres. It is a prebend, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Inchiolaghan and the corps of the chancellorship of Ossory. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of St. Patrick's, and contains the chapel of Grange. About 50 children are educated in a private school.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]


Church Records

Civil Parish: Outrath. RC Parish: St. Patrick's.
Earliest Records: b. Aug 1800; m. Jul 1801.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)

 Civil           Roman Catholic  Time            FHLC 
parish           parish           period           number 
Odagh           St Patrick’s    not available 

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Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
 Parish         Townland                Acres   Diocese 
Outrath         Bodalmore               314     Ossory     
Outrath         Foulkstown              131     Ossory     
Outrath         Furzehouse              296     Ossory     
Outrath         Grevine East            385     Ossory     
Outrath         Grevine West            130     Ossory     
Outrath         Outrath                 528     Ossory     
Outrath         Wallslough              262     Ossory     

The civil parish of Outrath contained the following townlands.