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"Grange", a tithe-free district, in the barony of Shillelogher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 3 miles (S W.) from Kilkenny, on the road to Callan; the population is returned with the parish of Inchiolaghan. Grange House is the property of Major Shearman. There is a national school at Coppenna, in which are about 150 children.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]


Church Records

Civil Parish: Grange. RC Parish: Danesfort, see also St. Patrick's.
Danesfort - Earliest Records: b. Jan 1819; m. Jan 1824.
St Patrick's - Earliest Records: b. Aug 1800; m. Jul 1801.

Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)

 Civil           Roman Catholic  Time            FHLC 
parish           parish           period           number 
Grange          Danesfort       1819-1876       0926193 

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Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
 Parish         Townland                Acres   Diocese 
Grange          Baunlusk                216     Ossory     
Grange          Church Hill             262     Ossory     
Grange          Grange                  287     Ossory     
Grange          Grangecuff              324     Ossory     
Grange          Kilmog or Racecourse    377     Ossory     
Grange          Racecourse or Kilmog    377     Ossory     
Grange          Raheenduff              219     Ossory     
Grange          Rossdama                246     Ossory     

The civil parish of Grange contained the following townlands: