"Kilmeny, a ancient parish in Islay island, Argyll shire, whose church stands 4 miles SSW of Port Askaig. It is now incorporated quoad civilia with Killarrow parish, but was constituted quoad sacra as a separate parish, first by ecclesiastical authority in 1826, next by civil authority in 1849. It is in the presbytery of Islay and Jura and synod of Argyll; the stipend is 171. Pop. (1871 924, (1881) 881."

Extract from Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-4)

Killarrow and Kilmeny, par., in NE. of Islay isl., Argyllshire, 65,929 ac., pop. 2756; contains Bowmore.

Extract from Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887)


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Year Population
1871 924
1881 881
1891 805