Kilfinaghta Civil Parish, County Clare Genealogy
Ireland Counties of Ireland County Clare County Clare Parishes Kilfinaghta Civil Parish, County Clare Genealogy
The following information is a starting point for records about the civil parish of Kilfinaghta. The information is based on locations and records before 1922.
- 1 Historical Overview
- 2 Records
- 3 Web Sites
- 4 Further Reading
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List the names of townlands in this civil parish List the names of the surrounding parishes List the names and give a description of a district, poor law union, etc.
Maps and gazetteers
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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 article.
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Kilfinaghta (Sixmilebridge), earliest records 1828, availability, archive: National Library Ireland, none online indexes, notes.
Church of Ireland
Kilfinaghty, marriages 1862-1939, availability, archive, online indexes, notes
Society of Friends
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.
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 dealt with the property of a deceased person. Read more about these records in the Ireland Probate Records article.
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Read more about these records in the Ireland Schools article. Add records for this parish.
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.
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