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''[[United Kingdom]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ireland Genealogy|Ireland]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Northern Ireland]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''County Cavan'''
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''[[Ireland|Ireland]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] County Cavan'' [[Image:County Cavan.jpg|thumb]]
 
 
== General County Research Information  ==
 
 
Further information about County Cavan is available at the [http://www.sierratel.com/colinf/genuki/CAV/ GenUKI] site.
 
 
== <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1312224481643_382">Archives and Libraries</span>  ==
 
 
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:&nbsp;&nbsp;http://www.proni.gov.uk/
 
 
&nbsp;The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.
 
 
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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
 
 
== <br>Census  ==
 
 
Census for the 1841 parish of Killeshandra, survives and is available to search at:
 
 
*Ancestry.ie
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog FamilySearch.org]<br>
 
 
== '''Civil Jurisdictions''' and Parish Research Information  ==
 
 
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.
 
 
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| colspan="2" style="text-align:center;background: #C8C8C8; font-size:14pt"|'''[[Ireland Genealogy|Ireland Wiki Topics]]'''
! width="30%" | [[B genealogical glossary terms|Barony]]
 
! width="30%" | [[P genealogical glossary terms|Poor Law Union]]
 
 
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| [[Annagelliff, Cavan|Annagelliff]]  
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| Upper Loughtee
 
| Castletowndelvin
 
 
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| [[Annagelliff, Cavan|Annagelliff]]
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| colspan="2" style="text-align:center; background: #C8C8C8; font-size:14pt"|'''Beginning Research'''
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
 
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| [[Annagh, Cavan|Annagh]]  
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| Lower Loughtee
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*[[Ireland Research Tips and Strategies|Research Strategies]]  
| Cavan
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*[[Ireland Record Selection Table|Record Finder]]
 
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| [[Annagh, Cavan|Annagh]]  
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| colspan="2" style="text-align:center;background: #C8C8C8; font-size:14pt"|'''[[Ireland Genealogy|County Cavan<br>Wiki Topics]]'''
| Tullygarvey
 
| Cavan
 
 
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| [[Annagh, Cavan|Annagh]]  
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| Tullygarvey
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*[[County Cavan Catholic Parishes|Catholic Parishes]]
| Cootehill
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*[[County Cavan Civil Parishes|Civil Parishes]]
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*[[Cavan Census Surname Indexes|Census Surname Indexes]]
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*[[Ireland 1901 Cavan Census Townland Index|1901 Townland Index]]
 
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| [[Bailieborough, Cavan|Bailieborough]]  
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| colspan="2" style="text-align:center; background: #C8C8C8; font-size:14pt"|'''Ireland Record Types'''
| Castlerahan
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| Bailieborough
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*[[Ireland Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Ireland Census|Census]] 
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*[[Ireland Church Directories|Church Directories]]
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*[[Ireland Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Ireland Civil Registration- Vital Records|Civil Registration]] 
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*[[Ireland Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Ireland Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Ireland Emigration and Immigration|Emigration & Immigration]]
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*[[Ireland Compiled Genealogies|Genealogy]]
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*[[Ireland Heraldry|Heraldry]]
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*[[Ireland Land and Property|Land & Property]]
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*[[Ireland Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Ireland Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization & Citizenship]]
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*[[Ireland Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Ireland Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Ireland Occupations|Occupations]]
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*[[Ireland Online Genealogy Records|Online Records]]
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*[[Ireland Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Ireland Poorhouses, Poor Law, Etc|Poorhouses, Poor Law, Etc.]] 
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*[[Ireland Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Ireland Record Loss|Record Loss]]
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*[[Ireland Schools|School Records]]  
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*[[Ireland Taxation|Taxation]] 
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*[[Ireland Websites|Websites]]
 
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| [[Bailieborough, Cavan|Bailieborough]]  
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| colspan="2" style="text-align:center; background: #C8C8C8; font-size:14pt"|'''Ireland Background'''
| Clankee
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| Bailieborough
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*[[Ireland Biography|Biography]]
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*[[Ireland Church History|Church History]]
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*[[Ireland Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Ireland History|History]]
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*[[Ireland Language and Languages|Languages]]
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*[[Ireland Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Ireland Names Personal|Names Personal]]
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*[[Ireland For Further Reading|For Further Reading]]
 
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| [[Ballintemple, Cavan|Ballintemple]]  
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| colspan="2" style="text-align:center; background: #C8C8C8; font-size:14pt"|'''Ireland Ethnicity'''
| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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*[[Ireland Jewish Records|Jewish Records]]  
 
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| [[Ballymachugh, Cavan|Ballymachugh]]  
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| colspan="2" style="text-align:center; background: #C8C8C8; font-size:14pt"|'''Ireland Local Research Resources'''
| Clanmahon
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| Cavan
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| colspan="2" style="vertical-align:top"|
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*[[Ireland Archives and Libraries|Archives & Libraries]]  
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*[[Ireland Societies|Societies]]
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=ireland Family History Centers]
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Guide to '''County Cavan ancestry, family history and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records. 
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| [[Castlerahan, Cavan|Castlerahan]]
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| Castlerahan
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[[Image:County Cavan.jpg|thumb]]  
| Oldcastle
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| [[Castleterra, Cavan|Castleterra]]
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'''County Cavan''' (Irish: '''Contae an Chabháin''') is a county in [[Ireland Genealogy|Ireland]]. It is part of the province of Ulster. The county town is Cavan.
| Upper Loughtee
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| Cavan
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== Archives and Libraries ==
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| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]  
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County Cavan Genealogy Research Centre<br>
| Castlerahan
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Cana House <br>
| Bailieborough
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Farnham Street <br>
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Cavan Town <br>
| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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County Cavan <br>
| Castlerahan
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Ireland <br>
| Cavan
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TEL: (049) 4361094 FAX: (049) 4331494
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| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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Cavan County Library <br>
| Castlerahan
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Farnham Street <br>
| Oldcastle
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Cavan Town <br>
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County Cavan <br>
| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
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Ireland
| Clanmahon
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E-mail: cavancountylibrary@tinet.ie or E-mail: cavancountylibrary@eircom.net
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Crosserlough, Cavan|Crosserlough]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
 
| Clanmahon
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Denn, Cavan|Denn]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Drumgoon, Cavan|Drumgoon]]
 
| Clankee
 
| Cootehill
 
|-
 
| [[Drumgoon, Cavan|Drumgoon]]
 
| Tullygarvey
 
| Cootehill
 
|-
 
| [[Drumlane, Cavan|Drumlane]]
 
| Lower Loughtee
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Drumlane, Cavan|Drumlane]]
 
| Lower Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Drumlane, Cavan|Drumlane]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Drumlumman, Cavan|Drumlumman]]
 
| Clanmahon
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Drumlumman, Cavan|Drumlumman]]
 
| Clanmahon
 
| Granard
 
|-
 
| [[Drumreilly, Cavan|Drumreilly]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Drung, Cavan|Drung]]
 
| Tullygarvey
 
| Cootehill
 
|-
 
| [[Enniskeen, Cavan|Enniskeen]]
 
| Clankee
 
| Bailieborough
 
|-
 
| [[Kilbride, Cavan|Kilbride]]
 
| Clanmahon
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Kilbride, Cavan|Kilbride]]
 
| Clanmahon
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Kildallan, Cavan|Kildallan]]
 
| Tullyhunco
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Kildallan, Cavan|Kildallan]]
 
| Tullyhunco
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Kildrumsherdan, Cavan|Kildrumsherdan]]
 
| Tullygarvey
 
| Cootehill
 
|-
 
| [[Killashandra, Cavan|Killashandra]]
 
| Tullyhunco
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Killashandra, Cavan|Killashandra]]
 
| Tullyhunco
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Killinagh, Cavan|Killinagh]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Killinagh, Cavan|Killinagh]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Enniskillen
 
|-
 
| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Bailieborough
 
|-
 
| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Bailieborough
 
|-
 
| [[Killinkere, Cavan|Killinkere]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Kilmore, Cavan|Kilmore]]
 
| Clanmahon
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Kilmore, Cavan|Kilmore]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Kinawley, Cavan|Kinawley]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Kinawley, Cavan|Kinawley]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Enniskillen
 
|-
 
| [[Knockbride, Cavan|Knockbride]]
 
| Clankee
 
| Bailieborough
 
|-
 
| [[Knockbride, Cavan|Knockbride]]
 
| Clankee
 
| Cootehill
 
|-
 
| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]  
 
| Tullygarvey
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
 
| Tullygarvey
 
| Cootehill
 
|-
 
| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cootehill
 
|-
 
| [[Lavey, Cavan|Lavey]]
 
| Lower Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Larah, Cavan|Larah]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Loughan or Castlekeeran, Cavan|Loughan or Castlekeeran]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Kells
 
|-
 
| [[Loughan or Castlekeeran, Cavan|Loughan or Castlekeeran]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Lurgan, Cavan|Lurgan]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Moybolgue, Cavan|Moybolgue]]
 
| Clankee
 
| Bailieborough
 
|-
 
| [[Mullagh, Cavan|Mullagh]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Bailieborough
 
|-
 
| [[Mullagh, Cavan|Mullagh]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Kells
 
|-
 
| [[Mullagh, Cavan|Mullagh]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Munterconnaught, Cavan|Munterconnaught]]
 
| Castlerahan
 
| Oldcastle
 
|-
 
| [[Scrabby, Cavan|Scrabby]]
 
| Tullyhunco
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Scrabby, Cavan|Scrabby]]
 
| Tullyhunco
 
| Granard
 
|-
 
| [[Shercock, Cavan|Shercock]]
 
| Clankee
 
| Bailieborough
 
|-
 
| [[Templeport, Cavan|Templeport]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Templeport, Cavan|Templeport]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Enniskillen
 
|-
 
| [[Tomregan]]
 
| Lower Loughtee
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Tomregan]]
 
| Lower Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Tomregan]]
 
| Tullyhaw
 
| Bawnboy
 
|-
 
| [[Urney, Cavan|Urney]]
 
| Lower Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|-
 
| [[Urney, Cavan|Urney]]
 
| Upper Loughtee
 
| Cavan
 
|}
 
  
== <br>Maps  ==
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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.
  
[http://www.londonancestor.com/maps/bc-xcavan-th.htm 1885 County Map]: Courtesy of London Ancestor
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Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)<br>
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66 Balmoral Avenue <br>
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Belfast BT9 6NY <br>
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Ireland <br>
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E-mail: proni@dcalni.gov.uk
  
== Probates  ==
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The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.
  
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.
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== Census ==
  
== Societies  ==
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Census for the 1841 parish of Killeshandra, survives and is available to search at:
  
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.  
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*online at Ancestry - access from [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48493 home] or from a [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48493 library or family history centre].  
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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>
  
== &nbsp;Web Sites  ==
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== Church Records ==
  
To view a list of Cavan web sites, visit [http://www.fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/Ireland/cavan.htm FHLFavorites.info] or click on the following for some great sites.
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Indexes to [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~adrian/CoIKilm.htm Church of Ireland Marriage License Bonds] for the Diocese of Kilmore and Ardagh
  
GENUKI - [http://home.wavecable.com/~colin/genuki/CAV/ Home wavecable colin/genuki/CAV]
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== Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information ==
  
Websites - [http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Ireland/Cavan/genealogy.htm Genealogy-of-uk Ireland/Cavan/genealogy]  
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*List of [[County Cavan Civil Parishes]]
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*List of [[County Cavan Catholic Parishes]]
  
- [http://cavan.rootsireland.ie/ cavan rootsireland]
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== Maps ==
  
- [http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/ireland/cavan/ Genealogy links UK/ireland/cavan]  
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[http://www.londonancestor.com/maps/bc-xcavan-th.htm 1885 County Map]: Courtesy of London Ancestor
  
- [http://www.from-ireland.net/county/cavan from-ireland county/cavan]
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== Probates ==
  
- [http://www.irishpenpals.org/county-cavan-genealogy.php Irishpenpals county-cavan-genealogy]
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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.  
  
- [http://www.interment.net/ireland/cavan.htm interment ireland/cavan]<br>
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== Societies ==
  
<br>
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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.
  
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/cavangenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Cavan]
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== Websites  ===
  
<br>
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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)].
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*[http://www.fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/Ireland/cavan.htm FHLFavorites.info]
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*[http://home.wavecable.com/~colin/genuki/CAV/ Home wavecable colin/genuki/CAV/ Genuki]
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*[http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Ireland/Cavan/genealogy.htm Genealogy-of-uk Ireland/Cavan/genealogy]
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*[http://cavan.rootsireland.ie/ cavan rootsireland]
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/ireland/cavan/ Genealogy links UK/ireland/cavan]
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*[http://www.from-ireland.net/county/cavan from-ireland county/cavan]
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*[http://www.irishpenpals.org/county-cavan-genealogy.php Irishpenpals county-cavan-genealogy]
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*[http://www.interment.net/ireland/cavan.htm interment ireland/cavan]<br>
  
<br>{{Ireland counties}}
 
  
{{DEFAULTSORT:Cavan}}
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<references />
  
[[Category:County_Cavan]]
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[[Category:County Cavan, Republic of Ireland]][[Category:Counties of the Republic of Ireland]]

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Guide to County Cavan ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

County Cavan.jpg

County Cavan (Irish: Contae an Chabháin) is a county in Ireland. It is part of the province of Ulster. The county town is Cavan.

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
Ireland
E-mail: proni@dcalni.gov.uk

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

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.

Websites =