Rich Hill Town
(also know as Legacorry)
County Armagh, Northern Ireland

Civil Parish Kilmore
Barony Oneilland West
Poor Law Union Armagh
Catholic Diocese Armagh
Catholic Parish Kilmore (Mullavilly)
Presbyterian Congregations Ahorey, Vinecash, Richhill


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Available Catholic Records at NLI & PRONI
(other than county heritage centers)

NLI=National Library in Ireland, Dublin
POS=film number
PRONI=Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
MIC.ID=film number

Type Dates Where
Baptisms 1845-80-NLI, 1845-81 PRONI POS 5588, MIC.1D/39
Marriages 1845-80-NLI, 1832-81 PRONI POS 5588, MIC.1D/39


Available Presbyterian Records at PRONI
(other than county heritage center)

MIC 1P=Order Number

Type - Ahorey Dates Where
Baptisms 1834-1850 MIC.1P/353
Marriages 1834-1933 MIC.1P/353
Type - Rich Hill Dates Where
Baptisms 1848 - 1960 MIC.1P/285
Marriages 1845 - 1936 MIC.1P/285
Keady (1st) Parish Dates Where
Baptisms 1838-1938 MIC 1P/71
Marriages 1834-1933 MIC 1P/71


Church Records

Surname Record Type Info Contact
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LDS Film Numbers

Film Title Film number(s)
Tithe Applotments, 1833 #258462
Griffith's Valuation, 1864 #258750
GV Field Books, Oneilland West Barony #2357281
GV Field Books, Orior Lower #2357281
Kilmore Parish Records: Rich Hill depositions of 1641, Muster roll of 1630, Hearth money rolls 1664, Poll book of 1753, Tythe payers list of 1834, Miscellaneous accounts and receipts. #1279354
Richhill Records: includes history, muster roll of 1630, townlands, hearth money rolls, poll book of 1753, tythe payers lists of 1834, meaning of place names, and depositions of 1641. #1279357
Census of 1821, a fragment relating to Kilmore Parish #1279329
1901 Ireland Census, D.E.D. 26/1-20, 21C #808512
1901 Ireland Census, D.E.D. 28/1-30, 31c (file 1-2); 27/15-16 #808513
1911 Ireland Census, Rich Hill D.E.D. 28/1-12 Townlands: Annareagh, Ballyleny, Ballynahinch, Corcreevy, Crewcat, Drumard (Jones), Liskyborough, Maynooth, Mullaletragh, Rich Hill or Legacorry, Rockmacreany, Shewis #1999944
1911 Ireland Census, 1911 Rich Hill D.E.D. 28/13 Rich Hill Town #1999945

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Town(land) Links

Griffith's Valuation Index, Kilmore Civil Parish, John Hayes' website
1901 Ireland Census, Rich Hill District, Archives of Ireland website
1911 Ireland Census, Rich Hill District, Archives of Ireland website
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Information to be added:
     Description of town
     etc. etc. etc.


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