"Killahy", a parish, in the barony of Knocktopher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 6 miles (S.) from Knocktopher, on the road from Waterford to Kilkenny; containing 712 inhabitants, and comprising 2670 statute acres, It is a vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Kilbeacon, or Rosinan; the rectory is impropriate in the Ladies Fitzpatrick. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union of Kilmacow. About 30 children are educated in a private school.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Note: There is another Killahy parish in the barony of Crannagh, next to the civil parish of Tullaroan, and in the R.C. parish of Urlingford.
Civil Parish: Killahy. RC Parish: Kilmacow, later Mullinavat.
Earliest Records: b. Jul 1858; m. Aug 1858.; d. Jun 1858.
Cross reference to Family History Library microfilm (double-check with the Library)
Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC parish parish period number Killahy Mullinavat 1843-1880 0926201 Note: Mullinavat was created from northern Kilmacow 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 Killahy Ballintober 261 Ossory Killahy Ballinva North 101 Ossory Killahy Ballinva South 36 Ossory Killahy Ballyhimmin 239 Ossory Killahy Ballyknockbeg 196 Ossory Killahy Ballymorris 42 Ossory Killahy Ballynacooley 158 Ossory Killahy Ballynaraha North 38 Ossory Killahy Ballynaraha South 181 Ossory Killahy Curraghbehy 298 Ossory Killahy Inchacarran 118 Ossory Killahy Killahy 234 Ossory Killahy Killeen 208 Ossory Killahy Knockmore 208 Ossory Killahy Moneyhenry 121 Ossory Killahy Redacres North 239 Ossory Killahy Redacres South 116 Ossory
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