"Killaloe", or Grangooly, a parish, in the barony of Shillelogher, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 2 miles (N.) from Callan, on the road from Kilkenny to Ballingarry; containing 1274 inhabitants. This parish comprises 5142 statute acres, and contains Rossmore, the seat of Purefoy Poe, Esq. It is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, foring part of the union of Callan. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of Ballycallan. About 160 children are educated in a public school; and about 140 in a private school; there is also a Sunday school. Here is a constabulary police station; and a fever hospital is supported by the Earl of Desart, for the benefit of his tenants.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]


Church Records

Civil Parish: Killaloe. RC Parish: Ballycallan, or Kilmanagh.
Earliest Records: b. May 1820; m. Jul 1820.

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

 Civil           Roman Catholic  Time            FHLC 
parish           parish           period           number 
Killaloe        Ballycallan     1845-1880       0926187 
                (or Kilmanagh)  
Killaloe        Callan          1821-1880       0926189 

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The transcription of the section for this parish from the National Gazetteer (1868), provided by Colin Hinson.


Historical Geography

Townlands (1851)
 Parish         Townland                Acres   Diocese 
Killaloe        Ballybush               10      Ossory     
Killaloe        Ballykeefe Bog          306     Ossory     
Killaloe        Ballylarkin             161     Ossory     
Killaloe        Ballyline               360     Ossory     
Killaloe        Bigmeadow               38      Ossory     
Killaloe        Cappahayden             589     Ossory     
Killaloe        Cooleeshal              145     Ossory     
Killaloe        Dairyhill               98      Ossory     
Killaloe        Deerpark                102     Ossory     
Killaloe        Derreen                 205     Ossory     
Killaloe        Foxcover                237     Ossory     
Killaloe        Gorteennalee            64      Ossory     
Killaloe        Gortnacurragh           15      Ossory     
Killaloe        Gortnasragh             19      Ossory     
Killaloe        Graigueooly             221     Ossory     
Killaloe        Greatoak                197     Ossory     
Killaloe        Greatwood               218     Ossory     
Killaloe        Killaloe                299     Ossory     
Killaloe        Kylenaskeagh            374     Ossory     
Killaloe        Lakyle                  58      Ossory     
Killaloe        Redhouse                232     Ossory     
Killaloe        Riesk                   86      Ossory     
Killaloe        Rossmore                421     Ossory     
Killaloe        Scotsborough            303     Ossory     
Killaloe        Tingarran               187     Ossory     
Killaloe        Tinnakilly              228     Ossory     
Killaloe        Whitehouse              251     Ossory     


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