"Coolcashin", a parish, in the barony of Galmoy, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 3 1/2 miles (N. W.) from Freshford; containing 564 inhabitants. This parish comprises 2792 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act. It is in the diocese of Ossory, and the vicarage forms part of the union of Freshford, and the corps of the prebend of Aghoure in the cathedral of St. Canice, Kilkenny; the rectory is appropriate to the dean and chapter. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of Lisdowney, the chapel is at Whitegate.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Coolcashin. RC Parish: Lisdowney
Earliest Records: b. May 1817; m. Sep 1771.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC parish parish period number Coolcashin Lisdowney 1771-1880 0926199 1817-1880 0979701
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 Coolcashin Ballygowney 651 Ossory Coolcashin Coolcashin 348 Ossory Coolcashin Garrydague 157 Ossory Coolcashin Gorteennamuck 513 Ossory
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