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

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Historical Overview

History

Killinagh is a parish in the barony of Tullaghagh, county of Cavan, and province of Ulster. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Kilmore.

The Roman Catholic parish is co-extensive with that of the Established Church, and there was a chapel at Killinagh and another one at Doobally. There was also a place of worship for Primitive Methodists.

Localities

The parish of Killinagh is surrounded by the parish of Templeport, as well as the counties of Fermanagh and Leitrim. It is located in the poor law union of Tullyhaw.

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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 district of Killinagh and Glangevlin includes the civil parish of Killinagh and part of Templeport. Glangevlin was a seat in Templeport. Glengelvin is a variant spelling.

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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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