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

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Historical Overview

History

Ballymany, or Ballymanny, is a parish, partly in the barony of South Naas, and partly in that of Eeast Ophaly, county of Kildare, and province of Leinster. It is located four miles east of Kildare, on the road to Naas.

The living is a rectory, in the diocese of Kildare, and is part of the union of Killishy. In the Roman Catholic divisions it forms part of the union or district of Newbridge.

Localities

The parish of Ballymanny is surrounded by the parishes of Ballysax, Kildare, Morristwonbiller, and Pollardstown. It is located in the poor law union of Naas.

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Records

Cemeteries

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Census

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Church records

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Church of Ireland

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Presbyterian

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Methodist

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Society of Friends

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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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