"Kilcoan", a parish, in the barony of Ida, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster; containing 441 inhabitants, 2075 statute acres. The living is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, episcopally united in 1779 to Kilbride, and in the patronage of the Bishop. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of Slieruagh.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Kilcoan. RC Parish: Slieverue
Earliest Records: b. Nov 1766; m. Feb 1766; d. Dec 1766.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC parish parish period number Kilcoan Glenmore not available Note: Glenmore was created from northern Slieverue R.C. parish.
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 Kilcoan Ballybraghy 160 Ossory Kilcoan Ballyvoulera or Moulerstown 323 Ossory Kilcoan Ballywairy 160 Ossory Kilcoan Cappagh 161 Ossory Kilcoan Flemingstown 195 Ossory Kilcoan Moulerstown or Ballyvoulera 323 Ossory Kilcoan Rickardsland North 45 Ossory Kilcoan Rickardsland South 42 Ossory Kilcoan Weatherstown 493 Ossory
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