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TUBBRIDBRITAIN

"Tubbridbritain", Tubbridbrittain, or Tubbridbretain, a parish, in the barony of Cranagh, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 5 miles (S.W.) from Freshford, on the road to Urlingford; containing 556 inhabitants and comprising 3884 statute acres. It is a vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Aghoure, or Freshford; the rectory is impropriate in the corporation of Kilkenny. In the R. C. divisions the parish forms part of the union or district of Urlingford, and contains a large chapel recently erected. The parochial school, in which about 80 children are taught, is aided by subscriptions; and there is a private school, in which are about 140 children. Here is an ancient castle, consisting of a square tower.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Tubbridbritain. RC Parish: Urlingford.
Earliest Records: b. May 1805; m. May 1805.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)
Civil 		Roman Catholic	Time 		FHLC
parish		parish		period		number
Tubbridbritain	Freshford pt 	1873-1880	0926192
		Urlingford pt	not available

Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
Parish		Townland		Acres	Diocese
Tubbridbritain	Ballynascarry (Butler)	40	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Ballynascarry (Gore)	216	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Blanchfieldsbog     	168	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Craddockstown		249	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Garnagale		244	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Garranconnell		155	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Garryhiggin		132	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Glenreagh      		157	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Kildrinagh      	474	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Kyleballynamoe		595	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Monablanchameen		151	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Parks        		86	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Rathclevin		137	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Skeaghcroum		70	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Sragh			287	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Tubbrid Lower		475	Ossory    
Tubbridbritain	Tubbrid Upper		497	Ossory    
Edited by Dennis Walsh, last updated 26 Apr 1999

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