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=== Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information  ===
 
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*List of County Antrim [[County Antrim Perishes|Perishes]]
A map of the Civil Parishes of County Antrim is available at [http://www.irishtimes.com/ancestor/fuses/civilparish/index.cfm?fuseaction=GetMap&CityCounty=Antrim&UserID= Irish Times] site.
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A map of the Catholic Parishes of County Antrim is available at the [http://www.irishtimes.com/ancestor/browse/counties/rcmaps/antrimrc.htm Irish Times] site. 
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[[C genealogical glossary terms#Civil_parish.2C_Ireland|Civil Parish - Church of Ireland]]  
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| [[Aghagallon, Antrim|Aghagallon]]
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| Upper&nbsp;Massereene&nbsp;
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| Lurgan&nbsp;
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| Aghagallon and Ballinderry
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| Connor
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| [[Aghalee, Antrim|Aghalee]]
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| Upper Massereene&nbsp;
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| Lurgan&nbsp;
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| Aghagallon and Ballinderry
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| Dromore
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| [[Ahoghill, Antrim|Ahoghill&nbsp;]]
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| Lower Toome
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| Ballymena&nbsp;
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| Ahoghill
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| Connor
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| [[Antrim, Antrim|Antrim&nbsp;]]
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| Upper Toome&nbsp;
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| Antrim&nbsp;
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| Antrim
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| Connor
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| [[Ardclinis, Antrim|Ardclinis]]
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| Lower Glenarm&nbsp;
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| Larne&nbsp;
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| Cushendall; part Carnlough
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| Connor
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| [[Armoy, Antrim|Armoy&nbsp;]]
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| Cary&nbsp;
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| Ballycastle&nbsp;
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| Armoy
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| Connor
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| [[Ballinderry, Antrim|Ballinderry&nbsp;]]
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| Upper Massereene&nbsp;
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| Lisburn&nbsp;
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| Aghagallon and Ballinderry
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| Connor
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| [[Ballintoy, Antrim|Ballintoy]]
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| Cary&nbsp;
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| Ballycastle&nbsp;
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| Ballintoy
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| Connor
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| [[Ballyclug, Antrim|Ballyclug]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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| Ballymena
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| Connor
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| [[Ballycor, Antrim|Ballycor]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Ballyclare
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| Connor
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| [[Ballylinny, Antrim|Ballylinny]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Antrim
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| part Ballyclare; part Carrickfergus
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| Connor
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| [[Ballymartin, Antrim|Ballymartin]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Antrim
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| part Ballyclare; part Antrim
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| Connor
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| [[Ballymoney, Antrim|Ballymoney]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| Ballymoney and Derrykeighan
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| Connor
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| [[Ballynure, Antrim|Ballynure]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| part Larne; part Carrickfergus
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| Connor
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| [[Ballyrashane, Antrim|Ballyrashane]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| Portrush
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| Connor
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| [[Ballyscullion, Antrim|Ballyscullion]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Ballymena
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| Duneane
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| Connor
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| [[Ballyscullion Grange, Antrim|Ballyscullion Grange]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Ballymena
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| Duneane
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| Connor
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| [[Ballywillin, Antrim|Ballywillin]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Coleraine
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| Portrush and Bushmills
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| Connor
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| [[Belfast, Antrim|Belfast]]
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| Belfast
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| Belfast
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| Ballyclare; Whitehouse
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| Connor
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| [[Billy, Antrim|Billy]]
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| Cary
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| Coleraine
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| Ballintoy
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| Connor
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| [[Blaris, Antrim|Blaris]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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| Lisburn
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| Connor
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| [[Camlin, Antrim|Camlin]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Antrim
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| Glenavy and Killead
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| Connor
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| [[Carncastle, Antrim|Carncastle]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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| part Glenarm; part&nbsp; Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Carnmoney, Antrim|Carnmoney]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Belfast
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| part Greencastle; part Whitehouse
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| Connor
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| [[Carrickfergus, Antrim|Carrickfergus]]
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| Carrickfergus
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| Larne
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| Carrickfergus
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| Connor
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| [[Connor, Antrim|Connor]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Antrim/Ballymena
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| Braid or Glenravel; part Randalstown
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| Connor
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| [[Cranfield, Antrim|Cranfield]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim
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| Duneane
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| Connor
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| [[Culfeightrin, Antrim|Culfeightrin]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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| Culfeightrin
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| Connor
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| [[Derryaghy, Antrim|Derryaghy]]
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| Upper Belfast/Upper Messereene
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| Lisburn
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| Hannastown, Rock, and Derryaghy
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| Connor
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| [[Derrykeighan, Antrim|Derrykeighan]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| Ballymoney and Derrykeighan
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| Connor
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| [[Doagh Grange, Antrim|Doagh Grange]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Ballyclare
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| Connor
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| [[Donegore, Antrim|Donegore]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Connor
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| [[Drumbeg, Antrim|Drumbeg]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Lisburn
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| Hannastown, Rock, and Derryaghy
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| Down
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| [[Drummaul, Antrim|Drummaul]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim/Ballymena
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| Randalstown
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| Connor
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| [[Dunaghy, Antrim|Dunaghy]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| Glenravel
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| Connor
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| [[Duneane, Antrim|Duneane]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim/Ballymena
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| Duneane
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| Connor
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| [[Dunluce, Antrim|Dunluce]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Ballymoney/Coleraine
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| part Portrush
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| Connor
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| [[Finvoy, Antrim|Finvoy]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymoney
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| Dunloy and Cloughmills
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| Connor
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| [[Glenavy, Antrim|Glenavy]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Antrim/Lisburn
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| Glenavy and Killead
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| Connor
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| [[Glenwhirry, Antrim|Glenwhirry]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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| Braid
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| Connor
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| [[Glynn, Antrim|Glynn]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Drumtullagh, Antrim|Grange of Drumtullagh]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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| Ballintoy
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Dundermot, Antrim|Grange of Dundermot]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| Dunloy and Cloughmills
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Inispollan, Antrim|Grange of Inispollan]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Ballycastle
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| Craiga and Cushleak
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Killyglen, Antrim|Grange of Killyglen]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Layd, Antrim|Grange of Layd]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Ballycastle
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| Cushendun
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Muckanmore, Antrim|Grange of Muckanmore]]
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| Lower Messereene
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| Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Nilteen, Antrim|Grange of Nilteen]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Connor
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| [[Grange of Shilvadan, Antrim|Grange of Shilvadan]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim
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| Glenravel or Braid
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| Connor
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| [[Inver, Antrim|Inver]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Island Magee, Antrim|Island Magee]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Kilbride, Antrim|Kilbride]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Connor
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| [[Kildollagh, Antrim|Kildollagh]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Coleraine
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| [[Killagan, Antrim|Killagan]]
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| Kilconway/Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| part Dunloy; part Glenravel
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| Connor
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| [[Killead, Antrim|Killead]]
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| Lower Massereene
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| Antrim
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| Glenavy and Killead
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| Connor
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| [[Kilraghts, Antrim|Kilraghts]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| Ballymoney and Derrykeighan
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| Connor
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| [[Kilroot, Antrim|Kilroot]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| Duneane
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| Connor
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| [[Kilwaughter, Antrim|Kilwaughter]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Kirkinriola, Antrim|Kirkinriola]]
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| Lower Toome
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| Ballymena
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| Ballymena; part Ahogill
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| Connor
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| [[Lambeg, Antrim|Lambeg]]
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| Upper Belfast/Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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| Hannastow, Rock, and Derryaghy
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| Connor
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| [[Larne, Antrim|Larne]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Layd, Antrim|Layd]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Ballycastle/Larne
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| Cushendall; part Cushendun
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| Connor
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| [[Loughguile, Antrim|Loughguile]]
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| Kilconway/Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| Loughguile or Loughile
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| Connor
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| [[Magherafelt, Antrim|Magherafelt]]
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| Upper Masseree<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1313167315633_221" />ne
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| Lisburn
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| [[Magheragall, Antrim|Magheragall]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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| Hannastown, Rock, and Derryaghy
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| Connor
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| [[Magheramesk, Antrim|Magheramesk]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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| rowspan="2" | Aghagallon and Ballinderry
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| rowspan="2" | Connor
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| [[Magheramesk, Antrim|Magheramesk]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Magherafelt
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| [[Muckamore (Grange of), Antrim|Muckamore (Grange of)]]
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| Lower Massereene
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| Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Connor
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| [[Mullaghbrack, Antrim|Mullaghbrack]]
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| Oneilland West
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| Banbridge
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| [[Newtown Crommelin, Antrim|Newtown Crommelin]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| Rasharkin
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| Connor
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| [[Nilteen Grange, Antrim|Nilteen Grange]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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| [[Racavan, Antrim|Racavan]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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| Braid
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| Connor
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| [[Raloo, Antrim|Raloo]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Ramoan, Antrim|Ramoan]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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| Ramoan
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| Connor
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| [[Rasharkin, Antrim|Rasharkin]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| rowspan="2" | Rasharkin
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| rowspan="2" | Connor
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| [[Rasharkin, Antrim|Rasharkin]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Rashee, Antrim|<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1314027906941_660" />Rashee]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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| Ballyclare
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| Connor
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| [[Rathlin Island, Antrim|Rathlin Island]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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| Ramoan
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| Connor
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Belfast, Muni. Borough of
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| Belfast
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| rowspan="5" | Greencastle
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| rowspan="5" | Connor
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Belfast
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Belfast
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Lisburn
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim
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| [[Skerry, Antrim|Skerry]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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| Glenravel or Braid
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| Connor
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| [[Templecorran, Antrim|Templecorran]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| Larne
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| Connor
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| [[Templepatrick, Antrim|Templepatrick]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Belfast
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| rowspan="3" | Greencastle; part Ballyclare
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| rowspan="3" | Connor
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| [[Templepatrick, Antrim|Templepatrick]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Antrim
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| [[Templepatrick, Antrim|Templepatrick]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Belfast
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| [[Tickmacrevan, Antrim|Tickmacrevan]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Larne
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| part Carnlough; part Glenarm
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| Connor
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| [[Tullaghgore, Antrim|Tullaghgore]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Tullyrusk, Antrim|Tullyrusk]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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| Glenavy and Killead
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| Connor
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=== Church Records  ===
 
=== Church Records  ===

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County Antrim (Irish: Contae Aontroma) is one of the six counties of Northern Ireland

Contents

General County Research Information

Further information about County Antrim is available at the GenUKI site.

Archives and Libraries

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) 66 Balmoral Avenue Belfast BT9 6NY E-mail: proni@dcalni.gov.uk


 Internet: www.proni.gov.uk/


The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.

HUDDLESTON, David.  Medical and Health Records in the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland.  Mental hospital records have most information on patients, workhouse record documents, admission and discharge. Coroners records from 1880-1990's, detail, cause of death and commentary on the deceased.  Medical casebooks give detailed information on patients.  Patients records are unabailable after 1908.  PRONI has an index to Wills 1858-1920. Medical records are largely uncatalogued. Article covers years 1767-2008. Article in Irish Archives: Journal of the Irish Society for Archives, vol. XV, 2008 pages 30-35, Held at the Family History Library, SLC Ref. 941.5 B2ia


General Register Office Oxford House 49/55 Chichester St. Belfast BTI 4HL Internet: http://www.groni.gov.uk E-mail: gro.nisra@dfpni.gov.uk


Register of births and deaths in Northern Ireland since 1864. Marriage records from 1922 onwards.



Other


Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland Colby House Stranmillis Court Malone Lower Belfast BT9 5BJ Internet:http://www.dfpni.gov.uk/lps/index/gi.htm E-mail: osni@nics.gov.uk

Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information

Church Records

Symthe-Wood, Patrick.  A Record of Presbyterians in Co. Antrim. This article contains a description of the book Millrow Congregation, Antrim, names of seatholders & families, extracted from records of the Parish and other documents. covers 1801 -1839.  Genealogy of William Wallace who married Ellen Nicholson 1801 included. Article in The Irish Ancestor Vol. 1. no. 2, 1969 pages 95-96 Family History Library 941.5 B2i  Also available at http://sources.nli.ie/Records and www.worldcat.org/title/the-irish-ancestor


Presbyterian Historical Society Church House Fisherwick Place Belfast BT1 6DW ernet: E-mail: phsilibrarian@pcinet.org Internet: http://www.presbyterianhistoryireland.com/


Moravian Church of Ireland 25 Church Road Gracehill Ballymena County Antrim Internet:http://www.moravian.org.uk/pages/moravian_frame1.html E-mail: archive@moravian.org.uk By Appointment


Religious Society of Friends 4 Magheralave Road Lisburn BT28 3BD County Antrim Internet:http://www.quakers-in-ireland.ie/home/&nbsp; E-mail: e-mail: qhist@eircom.net


Maps

1885 County Map: Courtesy of London Ancestor

Occupations

De Breffny, Brian.  Businessmen Who Issued Tokens in Ireland 1653-1679.  Due to an acute shortage of small change after the death of Charles 1, tradesmen, innkeepers and some local authorities began minting their own substitutes in the form of private tokens.  This list of 800 names, gives occupation and place.  Article in the Irish Ancestor, vol.X. no.1. 1978, pages 51-60. Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol.10-11


contributed by Ffolliott, Rosemary. Some Lists of Mid-18th Century Linen Drapers in Sout-East Ulster.  Lists of Linen Drapers from the Belfast Newsletter covering years 1750-1764. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.XI. no.1.1979, pages 9-14, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol10-11.

Societies

Family history societies often publish helpful journals, transcripts, compiled genealogies and host helpful websites. They may have ongoing projects to transcribe records and create indexes. Most societies publish queries in their journals and maintain lists of members’ research interests that may be helpful to you. You may want to join one of these societies, reap the benefits of their expertise and resources or support its efforts.

  Web Sites

To view a list of Antrim web sites, visit FHLFavorites.info for some great sites.


www.ancestryireland.com/

Links to articles, subcategories and images under the Category County Antrim Genealogy

County Antrim Genealogy

References