Killenny Civil Parish
County Leix/Laois

Barony Stradbally
Poor Law Union Mountmellick
Catholic Diocese Kildare & Leighlin
Catholic Parish Portlaoise


KILLEANY, a parish, in the barony of Stradbally, Queen's county, and province of Leinster, 3 miles (N.) from Stradbally, on the road from that place to Portalington; containing 121 inhabitants.  Petty sessions for the district are held here irregularly.  The living is a rectory, in the diocese of Leighlin, and in the patronage of the Bishop:  the tithes amount to 50.  In the R.C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of Stradbally.  There are some remains of the ancient castle.
Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837


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LDS Film Numbers

Film Title Film number(s)
Tithe Applotments, 1833 #256639
Griffith's Valuation, 1850 #101757
1901 Ireland Census #850465
1911 Ireland Census,  Townlands: Garryduff, Killenny, Killone #2193134

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Civil Parish Links

Griffith's Valuation, Killenny Civil Parish, ConnorsGenealogy website
Griffith's Valuation Index, Killenny Civil Parish, John Hayes' website
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