"Ballycallan", a parish, in the barony of Cranagh, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 4 1/4 miles (W. by S.) from Kilkenny; on the road to Kilenaule; containing 1807 inhabitants, and 5278 statute acres. Here is a station of the constabulary police. It is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, and forms part of the union of Callan. The church serves as a chapel of ease to that at Callan, and is in bad repair. Contiguous to it there is a glebe of two acres. In the R. C. divisions it is the head of a union or district, which comprises also the parishes of Kilmanagh and Killaloe, and part of Callan, and contains three chapels, situated respectively at Ballycallan, Kilmanagh, and Killaloe. There are two private pay schools, in which 340 boys and 230 girls are taught.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Ballycallan. RC Parishes: Ballycallan (Kilmanagh)
Earliest Records: b. May 1820; m. Jul 1820.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC parish parish period number Ballycallan Ballycallan 1845-1883 0926187 (Kilmanagh)
The transcription of the section for this parish from the National Gazetteer (1868), provided by Colin Hinson.
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Townlands (1851)Parish Townland Acres Diocese Ballycallan Balleven 293 Ossory Ballycallan Ballycallan 331 Ossory Ballycallan Ballydun 200 Ossory Ballycallan Ballyfrunk 279 Ossory Ballycallan Ballyhack 59 Ossory Ballycallan Ballyhendricken 491 Ossory Ballycallan Barrackhill (Barton) 97 Ossory Ballycallan Barrackhill (Cranesborough) 67 Ossory Ballycallan Baungarriff 162 Ossory Ballycallan Baunnaraha 224 Ossory Ballycallan Bigbog 137 Ossory Ballycallan Cloghoge 280 Ossory Ballycallan Clonard 69 Ossory Ballycallan Corstown 312 Ossory Ballycallan Curragh 188 Ossory Ballycallan Curraghkehoe 261 Ossory Ballycallan Damma Lower 589 Ossory Ballycallan Damma Upper 364 Ossory Ballycallan Doorath 494 Ossory Ballycallan Dreelingstown 289 Ossory Ballycallan Goldenfield 224 Ossory Ballycallan Gorteenteen 198 Ossory Ballycallan Kilballykeefe 158 Ossory Ballycallan Kylenasaggart 61 Ossory Ballycallan Michaelschurch 278 Ossory Ballycallan Mountgale 456 Ossory Ballycallan Redeen 69 Ossory Ballycallan Riesk 190 Ossory Ballycallan Toberbreedia 201 Ossory
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