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'''County Cavan''' (Irish: '''Contae an Chabháin''') is a county in [[Ireland]]. It is part of the province of [[Ulster]]. The county town is Cavan.  
 
'''County Cavan''' (Irish: '''Contae an Chabháin''') is a county in [[Ireland]]. It is part of the province of [[Ulster]]. The county town is Cavan.  
  
== General County Research Information  ==
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=== General County Research Information  ===
  
 
Further information about County Cavan is available at the [http://www.sierratel.com/colinf/genuki/CAV/ GenUKI] site.  
 
Further information about County Cavan is available at the [http://www.sierratel.com/colinf/genuki/CAV/ GenUKI] site.  
  
== Archives and Libraries  ==
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=== Archives and Libraries  ===
  
 
County Cavan Genealogy Research Centre Cana House, Farnham Street Cavan Town County Cavan, Ireland TEL: (049) 4361094 FAX: (049) 4331494  
 
County Cavan Genealogy Research Centre Cana House, Farnham Street Cavan Town County Cavan, Ireland TEL: (049) 4361094 FAX: (049) 4331494  
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&nbsp;The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.  
 
&nbsp;The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.  
  
== Cemeteries  ==
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=== Cemeteries  ===
  
 
Doherty, Paul Martin.&nbsp; Tombstones of Some Irish Emigrants in the Catholic Cemetery at Andover, Massachussetts. Covers Thomas McEnroe died 25 Dec 1861. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.IV, no. 1. 1972 pages 23-26, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i  
 
Doherty, Paul Martin.&nbsp; Tombstones of Some Irish Emigrants in the Catholic Cemetery at Andover, Massachussetts. Covers Thomas McEnroe died 25 Dec 1861. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.IV, no. 1. 1972 pages 23-26, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i  
  
== Census  ==
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[[File:Image.2007-08-17.8519053366.jpg|right|300px|Image.2007-08-17.8519053366]]
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=== Census  ===
  
 
Census for the 1841 parish of Killeshandra, survives and is available to search at:  
 
Census for the 1841 parish of Killeshandra, survives and is available to search at:  
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*in books or films, as described at&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results#count=20&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Ireland,%20Cavan,%20Killashandra%22&subjectsOpen=625570-50,356079-50 FamilySearch.org]<br>
 
*in books or films, as described at&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results#count=20&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Ireland,%20Cavan,%20Killashandra%22&subjectsOpen=625570-50,356079-50 FamilySearch.org]<br>
  
== Church Records  ==
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=== Church Records  ===
  
 
Indexes to [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~adrian/CoIKilm.htm Church of Ireland Marriage License Bonds] for the Diocese of Kilmore and Ardagh  
 
Indexes to [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~adrian/CoIKilm.htm Church of Ireland Marriage License Bonds] for the Diocese of Kilmore and Ardagh  
  
== Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information  ==
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=== Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information  ===
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*List of [[County Cavan Parishes]]
  
A map of the Civil Parishes of County Cavan is available at [http://www.irishtimes.com/ancestor/fuses/civilparish/index.cfm?fuseaction=GetMap&CityCounty=Cavan&UserID= Irish Times] site.<br>
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=== Maps  ===
 
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A map of the Catholic Parishes of County Cavan is available at the [http://www.irishtimes.com/ancestor/browse/counties/rcmaps/cavanrc.htm Irish Times] site.
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5" border="1" align="center" class="wikitable"
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[[C genealogical glossary terms#Civil_parish.2C_Ireland|Civil Parish - Church of Ireland]]
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! width="15%" | [[B genealogical glossary terms|Barony]]
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! width="20%" | [[P genealogical glossary terms|Poor Law Union]]
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! width="25%" | [[C genealogical glossary terms#Catholic_parish.2C_Ireland|Catholic Parish]]<ref name="Ryan">Ryan, James G. Irish Records: sources for family and local history. USA: Ancestry.com, 1997. FHL 941.5 D23r</ref>
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! width="15%" | [[C genealogical glossary terms#Catholic_diocese.2C_Ireland|Catholic Diocese]]<ref name="Ryan">Ryan, James G. Irish Records: sources for family and local history. USA: Ancestry.com, 1997. FHL 941.5 D23r</ref>
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|-
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| [[Annagelliff, Cavan|Annagelliff]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Castletowndelvin
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| rowspan="2" | Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Annagelliff, Cavan|Annagelliff]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Annagh, Cavan|Annagh]]
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| Lower Loughtee
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="3" | Anna East; Anna West
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| rowspan="3" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Annagh, Cavan|Annagh]]
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| Tullygarvey
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Annagh, Cavan|Annagh]]
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| Tullygarvey
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| Cootehill
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|-
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| [[Bailieborough, Cavan|Bailieborough]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Bailieborough
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| rowspan="2" | Killann or Kinawley
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Bailieborough, Cavan|Bailieborough]]
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| Clankee
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| Bailieborough
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|-
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| [[Ballintemple, Cavan|Ballintemple]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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| Ballintemple
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Ballymachugh, Cavan|Ballymachugh]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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| Drumlumman South and Ballymachugh
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| Ardagh
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|-
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| [[Castlerahan, Cavan|Castlerahan]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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| Castlerahan
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Castleterra, Cavan|Castleterra]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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| Castleterra
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Bailieborough
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| rowspan="5" | Crosserlough
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| rowspan="5" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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|-
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| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="5" | Denn
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| rowspan="5" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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|-
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| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Oldcastle
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|-
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| [[Drumgoon, Cavan|Drumgoon]]
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| Clankee
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| Cootehill
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| rowspan="2" | Drumgoon
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Drumgoon, Cavan|Drumgoon]]
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| Tullygarvey
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| Cootehill
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|-
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| [[Drumlane, Cavan|Drumlane]]
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| Lower Loughtee
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| Bawnboy
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| rowspan="3" | Drumlane
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| rowspan="3" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Drumlane, Cavan|Drumlane]]
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| Lower Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Drumlane, Cavan|Drumlane]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Drumlumman, Cavan|Drumlumman]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Mullahoran
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| rowspan="2" | Ardagh
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|-
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| [[Drumlumman, Cavan|Drumlumman]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Granard
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|-
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| [[Drumreilly, Cavan|Drumreilly]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Bawnboy
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| Drumreilly
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| Ardagh
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|-
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| [[Drung, Cavan|Drung]]
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| Tullygarvey
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| Cootehill
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| Killesherdany and Drung
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Enniskeen, Cavan|Enniskeen]]
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| Clankee
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| Bailieborough
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| Kingscourt and Enniskeen
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| Meath
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|-
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| [[Kilbride, Cavan|Kilbride]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Kilbride
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| rowspan="2" | Meath
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|-
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| [[Kilbride, Cavan|Kilbride]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Oldcastle
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|-
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| [[Kildallan, Cavan|Kildallan]]
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| Tullyhunco
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| Bawnboy
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| rowspan="2" | Kildallan and Tomregan
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Kildallan, Cavan|Kildallan]]
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| Tullyhunco
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Kildrumsherdan, Cavan|Kildrumsherdan]]
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| Tullygarvey
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| Cootehill
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| Killesherdiney
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Killashandra, Cavan|Killashandra]]
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| Tullyhunco
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| Bawnboy
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| rowspan="2" | Killashandra
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Killashandra, Cavan|Killashandra]]
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| Tullyhunco
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Killinagh, Cavan|Killinagh]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Glangevlin
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Killinagh, Cavan|Killinagh]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Enniskillen
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|-
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| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Bailieborough
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| rowspan="4" | Killinkere
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| rowspan="4" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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|-
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| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Bailieborough
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|-
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| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Kilmore, Cavan|Kilmore]]
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| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Kilmore, Cavan|Kilmore]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Kinawley, Cavan|Kinawley]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Bawnboy
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| rowspan="2" | Kinawley
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Kinawley, Cavan|Kinawley]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Enniskillen
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|-
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| [[Knockbride, Cavan|Knockbride]]
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| Clankee
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| Bailieborough
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| rowspan="2" | Knockbride
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Knockbride, Cavan|Knockbride]]
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| Clankee
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| Cootehill
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|-
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| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
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| Tullygarvey
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="5" | Larah, Upper and Lower
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| rowspan="5" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
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| Tullygarvey
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| Cootehill
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|-
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| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cootehill
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|-
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| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Lavey, Cavan|Lavey]]
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| Lower Loughtee
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| Cavan
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| Lavey
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Loughan or Castlekeeran, Cavan|Loughan or Castlekeeran]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Kells
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| rowspan="2" | Carnaross
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| rowspan="2" | Meath
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|-
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| [[Loughan or Castlekeeran, Cavan|Loughan or Castlekeeran]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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|-
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| [[Lurgan, Cavan|Lurgan]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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| Lurgan
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Moybolgue, Cavan|Moybolgue]]
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| Clankee
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| Bailieborough
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| Moyboulgue
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Mullagh, Cavan|Mullagh]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Bailieborough
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| rowspan="3" | Mullagh
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| rowspan="3" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Mullagh, Cavan|Mullagh]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Kells
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|-
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| [[Mullagh, Cavan|Mullagh]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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|-
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| [[Munterconnaught, Cavan|Munterconnaught]]
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| Castlerahan
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| Oldcastle
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| Castlerahan
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Scrabby, Cavan|Scrabby]]
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| Tullyhunco
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Granard
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| rowspan="2" | Ardagh
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|-
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| [[Scrabby, Cavan|Scrabby]]
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| Tullyhunco
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| Granard
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|-
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| [[Shercock, Cavan|Shercock]]
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| Clankee
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| Bailieborough
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| Killann
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| Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Templeport, Cavan|Templeport]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Bawnboy
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| rowspan="2" | Templeport; Corlough; Glangevlin
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Templeport, Cavan|Templeport]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Enniskillen
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|-
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| [[Tomregan]]
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| Lower Loughtee
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| Bawnboy
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| rowspan="3" | Tomregan
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| rowspan="3" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Tomregan]]
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| Lower Loughtee
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| Cavan
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|-
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| [[Tomregan]]
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| Tullyhaw
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| Bawnboy
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|-
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| [[Urney, Cavan|Urney]]
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| Lower Loughtee
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| Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Cavan
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| rowspan="2" | Kilmore
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|-
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| [[Urney, Cavan|Urney]]
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| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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== Maps  ==
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[http://www.londonancestor.com/maps/bc-xcavan-th.htm 1885 County Map]: Courtesy of London Ancestor  
 
[http://www.londonancestor.com/maps/bc-xcavan-th.htm 1885 County Map]: Courtesy of London Ancestor  
  
== Probates  ==
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=== Probates  ===
  
 
Abstracts of Some Ardagh, Clogher and Kilmore Diocesan Wills. Alphabetical list of Wills proved from the above Diocese covering years 1739-1810. Article in The Irish Ancestor&nbsp;&nbsp;, vol.VI.no.2.1974, pages 112-121, Family History Ref. 941.5 B2i v5-6.  
 
Abstracts of Some Ardagh, Clogher and Kilmore Diocesan Wills. Alphabetical list of Wills proved from the above Diocese covering years 1739-1810. Article in The Irish Ancestor&nbsp;&nbsp;, vol.VI.no.2.1974, pages 112-121, Family History Ref. 941.5 B2i v5-6.  
  
== Societies  ==
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=== 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.  
 
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  ==
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
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*Cavan Resources and Help pages [http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?board=54.0 RootsChat Cavan Resources and Help pages. (Free)].
 
*[http://www.fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/Ireland/cavan.htm FHLFavorites.info]  
 
*[http://www.fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/Ireland/cavan.htm FHLFavorites.info]  
 
*GENUKI - [http://home.wavecable.com/~colin/genuki/CAV/ Home wavecable colin/genuki/CAV]  
 
*GENUKI - [http://home.wavecable.com/~colin/genuki/CAV/ Home wavecable colin/genuki/CAV]  
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/cavangenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Cavan]
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/cavangenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Cavan]
  
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County Cavan (Irish: Contae an Chabháin) is a county in Ireland. It is part of the province of Ulster. The county town is Cavan.

Contents

General County Research Information

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

Archives and Libraries

County Cavan Genealogy Research Centre Cana House, Farnham Street Cavan Town County Cavan, Ireland TEL: (049) 4361094 FAX: (049) 4331494

Cavan County Library Farnham Street, Cavan Town County Cavan, Ireland E-mail: cavancountylibrary@tinet.ie or E-mail: cavancountylibrary@eircom.net

Includes Barron, Famham Estate, and other related papers. Also includes Griffith Valuation maps, legal papers, including rentals and wills for Cavan 18th and the 19th century. Also includes photography collections.

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

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

Cemeteries

Doherty, Paul Martin.  Tombstones of Some Irish Emigrants in the Catholic Cemetery at Andover, Massachussetts. Covers Thomas McEnroe died 25 Dec 1861. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.IV, no. 1. 1972 pages 23-26, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i

Image.2007-08-17.8519053366

Census

Census for the 1841 parish of Killeshandra, survives and is available to search at:

Church Records

Indexes to Church of Ireland Marriage License Bonds for the Diocese of Kilmore and Ardagh

Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information

Maps

1885 County Map: Courtesy of London Ancestor

Probates

Abstracts of Some Ardagh, Clogher and Kilmore Diocesan Wills. Alphabetical list of Wills proved from the above Diocese covering years 1739-1810. Article in The Irish Ancestor  , vol.VI.no.2.1974, pages 112-121, Family History Ref. 941.5 B2i v5-6.

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

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

Help Wanted

Wiki Volunteers Wanted

To add your knowledge and help expand the wiki see Help wanted on the County Cavan Genealogy pages

References