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MOONCOIN

"Moncoin", Mount-Coin, or [Mooncoin], a village and extra-parochial place, locally in the parish of Poleroan, barony of Iverk, county of Waterford, and province of Leinster, 6 miles (W.) from Waterford, on the road to Carrick-on-Suir; containing 102 houses and 495 inhabitants. In the R. C. divisions this place is the head of a union or district, comprising the parishes of Rathkyran, Aglishmartin, Portnescully, Poleroan, Clonmore, Ballytarsna, Tubrid, and part of Burnchurch, in which union are three chapels; that of Mountcoin is a neat edifice.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Pollrone. RC Parish: Mooncoin (Carigeen).
Earliest Records: b. Dec 1797; m. Jan 1772.

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

Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
Parish		Townland		Acres	Diocese
Pollrone	Mooncoin		43	Ossory    
Edited by Dennis Walsh, last updated 28 Apr 1999

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