Armagh, Armagh

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Armagh is a city, market and post town as well as a parish. It is the head of a union. Armagh sits partly in the barony of O'Neilland West, but most of it is the barony of Armagh in the county of Armagh, province of Ulster.<br>  
  
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Ecclesiastly, Armagh is considered the head of all Ireland because St. Patrick founded it.
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The Armagh parish consists of a rectory and vicarage in the diocese of Armagh. The parish of Armagh was&nbsp; consolidated and united to the parishes of Eglish, Lisnadill, and Ballymoyer.
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The various places of worship outside the Church of Ireland are: churches for Presbyterians, Seceders, Evangelical or Independent Congregational union, and Wesleyan Methodists and one for Primitive Methodists.
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&nbsp;Where is the cemetery in Tanderagee, I am trying to find the inscription of Hugh Hall Cochran's headstone.
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Can anyone help. He died 1879 and buried in Tanderagee Cemetery
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Thanks,&nbsp; Heppsy
  
 
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Revision as of 22:08, 21 February 2013

Ireland Gotoarrow.png County Armagh Gotoarrow.png Armagh Civil Parish

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

Contents

Historical Overview

History

Armagh is a city, market and post town as well as a parish. It is the head of a union. Armagh sits partly in the barony of O'Neilland West, but most of it is the barony of Armagh in the county of Armagh, province of Ulster.

Ecclesiastly, Armagh is considered the head of all Ireland because St. Patrick founded it.

The Armagh parish consists of a rectory and vicarage in the diocese of Armagh. The parish of Armagh was  consolidated and united to the parishes of Eglish, Lisnadill, and Ballymoyer.

The various places of worship outside the Church of Ireland are: churches for Presbyterians, Seceders, Evangelical or Independent Congregational union, and Wesleyan Methodists and one for Primitive Methodists.

Localities

List the names of townlands in this civil parish List the names of the surrounding parishes List the names and give a description of a district, poor law union, etc.

Maps and gazetteers

Add a Web site link for a map or gazetteer site, and/or add a printed source. Read more about maps and gazetteers.

Records

Cemeteries

 Where is the cemetery in Tanderagee, I am trying to find the inscription of Hugh Hall Cochran's headstone.


Can anyone help. He died 1879 and buried in Tanderagee Cemetery


Thanks,  Heppsy

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

Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.

Church of Ireland

Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.

Presbyterian

Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.

Methodist

Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.

Society of Friends

Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.

Others

Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.

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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