"Mallardstown", a parish, in the barony of Kells, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 2 miles (E.) from Callan, on the road Thomastown; containing 547 inhabitants. It is partly bounded on the north by the King's river, and comprises 2490 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act. It is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, forming part of the union of Kells. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of Callan.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]


Church Records

Civil Parish: Mallardstown. RC Parish: Callan.
Earliest Records: b. Jan 1821; m. Jan 1821.

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

 Civil           Roman Catholic  Time            FHLC 
parish           parish           period           number 
Mallardstown    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 
Mallardstown    Cappalauna              21      Ossory     
Mallardstown    Courtnabooly            121     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Kyleateera              197     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Mallardstown            258     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Mallardstown East       77      Ossory     
Mallardstown    Mallardstown Great      316     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Mallardstown Lower      245     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Mallardstown Upper      207     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Mallardstown West       86      Ossory     
Mallardstown    Mill Island             24      Ossory     
Mallardstown    Moangarve               200     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Monawinnia              32      Ossory     
Mallardstown    Pollagh                 30      Ossory     
Mallardstown    Rathculbin              646     Ossory     
Mallardstown    Spruceshay              56      Ossory     


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