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The following information is a starting point for records about the civil parish of Ballindoon. The information is based on locations and records before 1922.

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Historical Overview

History

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Localities

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Maps and gazetteers

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Records

Cemeteries

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Census

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Church records

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Catholic

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The Catholic parish of Clifden contains the civil parishes of Omey and Ballindoon. The former name of the parish was Omey and Ballindoon. 

Family History Library (on microfilm)
Baptisms 1838-1855 1,279,212 Item 20

1856-1874 1,279,213 Item 1

1874-1898 1,279,213 Item 2

1879-1924 1,279,213 Item 5

1881-1900 1,279,213 Item 6

1899-1905 1,279,213 Item 7

1838-1874 926,231 Items 1-2
Marriages 1839-1848 1,279,212 Item 20

1856-1871 1,279,213 Item 1

1864-1878 1,279,213 Item 2

1876-1938 1,279,213 Item 4

1839-1874 926,231 Items 1-2


Online
Clifden
Baptisms/Births  1838-1900  www.rootsireland.ie
Marriages  1838-1900   
Omey/Ballindoon
Baptisms/Births
1881-1900
www.rootsireland.ie
Marriages
1885-1900


A Catholic chapelry of the parish is located in the town of Ballyconneely, civil parish of Ballindoon.

Family History Library (on microfilm)
Baptisms 1864-1880 926,231 Item 3
Marriages 1864-1872


Online
Baptisms/Births 1864-1900 www.rootsireland.ie
Marriages 1864-1900
Burials/Deaths 1769-1877
Church of Ireland

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Presbyterian

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Methodist

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Society of Friends

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Others

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Civil Registration

Government registration of births and deaths began in 1864. Registration of Protestant marriages began in 1845, with all marriages being registered by 1864. Go to the Ireland Civil Registration article to read more about these records.

Land records

The Registry of Deeds started in 1708. Land transactions were recorded, including immovable property passed on in a will and property given to a daughter at her marriage. Read more about these records in the Ireland Land and Property article.

Probate records

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School records

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Tax records

The valuation of property for tax purposes was started in the 1840s by Richard Griffith. A tax paid to the church, call Tithe Applotments, began in the 1820s. Read about these records in the Ireland Taxation and Ireland Land and Property articles. Add records for this parish that you know about.

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