"Owning", or Beaulieu, also called Bewley, a parish, in the barony of Iverk, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 4 1/2 miles (N.) from Carrick-on-Suir, and near the confines of the county of Tipperary; containing 1281 inhabitants, and comprising 3652 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act. The village comprises about 12 houses. The parish is in the diocese of Ossory, the rectory being one of the four denominations consituting the union of Fiddown. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of Templeorum, and contains a chapel. About 140 children are educated in two national schools; there is also a Sunday school.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Owning. RC Parish: Templeorum.
Earliest Records: b. Oct 1803; m. Aug 1815; d. Sep 1803.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC parish parish period number Owning Templeorum not available
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 Owning Ballyhenebery 463 Ossory Owning Ballynacronny 425 Ossory Owning Beatin 182 Ossory Owning Brownmountain 134 Ossory Owning Curraghmore 576 Ossory Owning Fanningstown 421 Ossory Owning Garryduff 515 Ossory Owning Garrynarea 510 Ossory Owning Owning 799 Ossory
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