Coolkerry Civil Parish
|Poor Law Union||Donaghmore||Abbeyleix|
Coolkerry, a parish, in the
barony of Upper Ossory, Queen's county, and province of Leinster, 1 mile
(E. by S.) from Rathdowney, on the road to Castledurrow; containing 375
inhabitants. This parish comprises 1720 statute acres, as applotted
under the tithe act. It is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of
Ossory, entirely impropriate in the Ladies G. and A. Fitzpatrick; the
tithes amount to £110, wholly payable to the impropriators, who allow an
annual stipend of £10. 10. to the vicar of Aughunacart for performing the
clerical duties. The church is in ruins, and the Protestant
parishioners attend the church at Rathdowney. In the R.C. division
the parish forms part of the union or district of Aghavoe.
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LDS Film Numbers
|Film Title||Film number(s)|
|Tithe Applotments, 1823-38||#256593|
|Griffith's Valuation, 1850||#101757|
|1901 Ireland Census||#850458|
|1911 Ireland Census||#2193075, 2193076|
|Aghaboe RC registers, baptisms, 1796-1880; marriages, 1794-1880||#979700|
|Boyle and Rockingham estates rental book for the year ending November, 1884||#1279266|
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Civil Parish Links
|Griffith's Valuation Index, Coolkerry Civil Parish, John Hayes' website|
|Aghaboe RC Parish, church records, ConnorsGenealogy website|
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