"Mullinavat", a village, in the parish of Kilbeacon, barony of Knocktopher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 7 miles (S. by E.) from Knocktopher, on the road from Kilkenny to Waterford; containing 195 inhabitants. It consists of 39 houses, and contains one of the chapels of the R.C. union or district of Kilmacow. It is a constabulary police station; and fairs are held on Easter-Tuesday, Sept. 3rd, Otc 28th, and Dec. 9th.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]

Church Records

Civil Parish: Kilbeacon. RC Parish: Mullinavat.
Earliest Records: b. Feb 1843; m. May 1843.

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

 Civil           Roman Catholic  Time            FHLC
 parish           parish           period           number
 Kilbeacon       Mullinavat      1843-1880       0926201
 Note: Mullinavat was created from northern Kilmacow R.C. parish.

Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
 Parish               Townland                Acres   Diocese
 Kilbeacon       Mullinavat              32      Ossory