Larah, Cavan Genealogy

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== Historical Overview  ==
 
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Larah is a parish that is partly in the barony of Upper Loughtee but chiefly in that of Tullaghgarvey, county of Cavan, and province of Ulster. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Kilmore.<br>
  
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The Roman Catholic church has two divisions in this district. They are divided into Upper and Lower Larah, and has chapels at Larah and Cleffernah.<br>
  
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The parish of Larah is surrounded by the parishes of Annagelliffe, Castleterra, Drung, Kildrumsherdan, Killinkere, Knockbride, and Lavey. It is located in the poor law unions of Cavan and Cootehill.
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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|Ireland Census]] article.<br>  
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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|Ireland Census]] article.<br>
  
 
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A Census of Protestant Children in the Parishes of Drung and Larah, Co. Cavan. Abstract of the rising generation or number of Protestant souls in the state of childhood and unmarried in the United Parishes of Drung and Larah, in 1814. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.X.no.1.1978. pages 33-37, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol. 10-11.  
A Census of Protestant Children in the Parishes of Drung and Larah, Co. Cavan. Abstract of the rising generation or number of Protestant souls in the state of childhood and unmarried in the United Parishes of Drung and Larah, in 1814. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.X.no.1.1978. pages 33-37, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol. 10-11.
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Revision as of 19:15, 10 January 2013

Ireland Gotoarrow.png County Cavan Gotoarrow.png Larah Civil Parish

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

Contents

Historical Overview

History

Larah is a parish that is partly in the barony of Upper Loughtee but chiefly in that of Tullaghgarvey, county of Cavan, and province of Ulster. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Kilmore.

The Roman Catholic church has two divisions in this district. They are divided into Upper and Lower Larah, and has chapels at Larah and Cleffernah.

Localities

The parish of Larah is surrounded by the parishes of Annagelliffe, Castleterra, Drung, Kildrumsherdan, Killinkere, Knockbride, and Lavey. It is located in the poor law unions of Cavan and Cootehill.

To discover the townlands that are within the parish boundaries go to the following

http://www.seanruad.com

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

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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

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.


A Census of Protestant Children in the Parishes of Drung and Larah, Co. Cavan. Abstract of the rising generation or number of Protestant souls in the state of childhood and unmarried in the United Parishes of Drung and Larah, in 1814. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.X.no.1.1978. pages 33-37, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol. 10-11.

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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