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"Rossinan", or Rosinan, a parish, in the barony of Knocktopher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 5 miles (N.N.W.) from Waterford, on the road to Kilkenny; containing 1130 inhabitants, and comprising 5105 1/2 statute acres. It is in the diocese of Ossory; the rectory is appropriate to the vicars choral of the cathedral of St. Canice, Kilkenny, and the vicarage forms part of the union of Kilbeacon. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of Kilmacow.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Rossinan. RC Parish: Kilmacow.
Earliest Records: b. Jul 1858; m. Aug 1858.; d. Jun 1858.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC
parish parish period number
Rossinan Mullinavat pt 1843-1880 0926201
Note: Mullinavat was formed from northern Kilmacow R.C. parish.
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Parish Townland Acres Diocese
Rossinan Ballintlea 279 Ossory
Rossinan Ballygreek 134 Ossory
Rossinan Ballynakill 306 Ossory
Rossinan Ballyquin 544 Ossory
Rossinan Bishopsmountain 404 Ossory
Rossinan Carrickinnane 65 Ossory
Rossinan Deerpark 198 Ossory
Rossinan Farnoge East 210 Ossory
Rossinan Farnoge West 621 Ossory
Rossinan Glendonnell 358 Ossory
Rossinan Killandrew 235 Ossory
Rossinan Rahard East 26 Ossory
Rossinan Rahard West 254 Ossory
Rossinan Rahillakeen 122 Ossory
Rossinan Rossinan 182 Ossory
Rossinan Scart 388 Ossory
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The civil parish of Rossinan contained the following townlands.
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