"Ullard", a parish, in the barony of St. Mullins, county of Carlow, and partly in the barony of Gowran, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 2 1/2 miles (N.) from Graig, on the road to from Carlow to New Ross; containing 2139 inhabitants. This parish is situated on both sides of the river Barrow, and comprises 4989 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act. The living is a rectory, in the diocese of Leighlin, being the corps of the prebend thereof in the cathedral of Leighlin, and in the patronage of the Bishop. There is a glebe-house, with a glebe of 30 acres. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of Graig. The remains of the church, with an ornamented cross in the churchyard, appear to be of some antiquity.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]


Church Records

Civil Parish: Ullard, diocese of Leighlin. RC Parish: Graiguenamanagh.
Earliest Records: b. Apr 1838; m. Jul 1818.

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

 Civil           Roman Catholic  Time            FHLC 
parish           parish           period           number 
Ullard          Graiguenamanagh 1867-1931       0926114 

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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 
Ullard          Ballyjohnboy            113     Leighlin 
Ullard          Ballymurragh            167     Leighlin 
Ullard          Barnaviddaun North      97      Leighlin 
Ullard          Barnaviddaun South      58      Leighlin 
Ullard          Cloghasty North         137     Leighlin 
Ullard          Cloghasty South         49      Leighlin 
Ullard          Griffinstown            250     Leighlin 
Ullard          Killeen East            116     Leighlin 
Ullard          Killeen West            292     Leighlin 
Ullard          Knockbarron North       54      Leighlin 
Ullard          Knockbarron South       156     Leighlin 
Ullard          Lacken                  102     Leighlin 
Ullard          Milltown                577     Leighlin 
Ullard          Posey                   48      Leighlin 
Ullard          Tiroe                   326     Leighlin 
Ullard          Ullard                  637     Leighlin 


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