"Kilmenan", a parish, in the barony of Fassadining, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 2 3/4 miles (S. by W.) from Ballynakill, near the river Nore; containing 316 inhabitants, and 1014 statute acres. It is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Attanagh. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of Ballyragget.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Kilmenan. RC Parish: Ballyragget.
Earliest Records: b. 1801; m. Apr 1856. Missing: b, 1806-1855.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC parish parish period number Kilmenan Ballyragget 1856-1880 0979702
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 Kilmenan Ballyoskill 480 Ossory Kilmenan Gorteenara 83 Ossory Kilmenan Nicholastown 113 Ossory Kilmenan Russellstown 331 Ossory
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