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

Contents

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

The purpose of a census was to gather information about people who lived in an area. While the government began census taking in 1821, only fragments exist before 1901. Censuses for 1901 and 1911 are available. Read more about the records in the Ireland Census article.

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Church records

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Catholic

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Online

Here are the Feakle (Lower) Roman Catholic Parish Baptism Records 1860-1881, available online: Transcription of Baptism Records(complete) online. Note: 1860 and 1881 are incomplete years.


Family History Library

The original Catholic parish of Feakle was divided in 1842. This part became Feakle Lower, or Southern Feakle. The other part became Killanena, or Caher Feakle. For those records see Catholic Church, Parish of Killanena.

Baptisms 1860-1880  979,694 Item 5
Marriages 1860-1880  

The Catholic parish of Killanena, also called Caher Feakle, was part of the original parish of Feakle. Before 1845 Feakle was divided, and this portion became Killamena or Caher Feakle. For records of the other portion see Catholic Church, Parish of Feakle Lower. Both Catholic parishes, Killamena and Feakle Lower are in the civil parish of Feakle.

Family History Library
Baptisms 1861-1873 979,696 Items 5-7
Marriages 1862-1880


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

Probate dealt with the property of a deceased person. Read more about these records in the Ireland Probate Records article.

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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.

Web Sites

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Further Reading

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