Newtown Townland
or Skirk
County Leix/Laois

Civil Parish Skirk
Barony Clandonagh
Poor Law Union Donaghmore
Catholic Diocese Ossory
Catholic Parish Borris-in-Ossory


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

NLI=National Library in Ireland, Dublin
POS=film number

Type Dates Where
Baptisms 1840-1878
Pos 5014
FHL 0926188
Marriages 1840-1880
Pos 5014
FHL 0926188


Church Records

Surname Record Type Info Contact
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LDS Film Numbers

Film Title Film number(s)
Parochial registers of Borris-in-Ossory, Baptisms, 1840-1887; marriages, 1840-1888; baptisms, 1855-1881; marriages, 1855-1882 #926188
Tithe Applotments, 1829 #0256686
GV Field Books #2357654, 1408709
GV House Books #2355799
Griffith's Valuation, 1850 #101757
1901 Ireland Census, Moneenalassa D.E.D. 96/5-15. #850469
1911 Ireland Census, Moneenalassa D.E.D. 96/5-15 Townlands: Ballyglass, Ballyquaid Glebe, Castlequarter, Clonlahy Corporationland, Corporationland 1st Division, Corporationland 2nd Division, Corporationland 3rd Division, Erris or Skirk Glebe, Garranmaconly, Killasmeestia, Newtown or Skirk #2193149

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Surname Contact
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Town(land) Links

Skirk Civil Parish Tithe Applotments, ConnorsGenealogy website
Skirk Civil Parish, Griffith's Valuation Index, John Hayes' website
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Information to be added:
     Description of town
     etc. etc. etc.


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