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== Historical Overview  ==
 
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Urney is a parish located partly in the barony of Upper, but chiefly in that of Lower Loughtee, county of Cavan, and province of Ulster. The town of Cavan is situated in the parish. The living is a vicarage, in the diocese of Kilmore, united by episcopal authority, apparently at an early date, to the vicarage of Annageliffe, and in the patronage of the Bishop; the rectory is partly appropriate to the Dean of Kilmore, and partly to the vicars choral of Christ-Church, Dublin.<br>
  
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In the Roman Catholic divisions the parish is the head of a union or district, comprising also the parish of Annageliffe, and commonly called the union of Cavan. There were two Catholic chapels in the parish, one in Cavan and the other in Coolboyague, built in 1810. There were also a place of worship for Presbyterians in connection with the Synod of Ulster, as well as two chapels for Primitive and Wesleyan Methodists.
  
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The parish of Urney is surrounded by the parishes of Annagelliff, Annagh, Castleterra, Drumlane, and Kilmore. It is located in the poor law union of Cavan.
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To discover the townlands that are within the parish boundaries go to the following
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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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== Further Reading  ==
 
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Revision as of 17:43, 15 January 2013

Ireland Gotoarrow.png County Armagh Gotoarrow.png Urney Civil Parish

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

Historical Overview

History

Urney is a parish located partly in the barony of Upper, but chiefly in that of Lower Loughtee, county of Cavan, and province of Ulster. The town of Cavan is situated in the parish. The living is a vicarage, in the diocese of Kilmore, united by episcopal authority, apparently at an early date, to the vicarage of Annageliffe, and in the patronage of the Bishop; the rectory is partly appropriate to the Dean of Kilmore, and partly to the vicars choral of Christ-Church, Dublin.

In the Roman Catholic divisions the parish is the head of a union or district, comprising also the parish of Annageliffe, and commonly called the union of Cavan. There were two Catholic chapels in the parish, one in Cavan and the other in Coolboyague, built in 1810. There were also a place of worship for Presbyterians in connection with the Synod of Ulster, as well as two chapels for Primitive and Wesleyan Methodists.

Localities

The parish of Urney is surrounded by the parishes of Annagelliff, Annagh, Castleterra, Drumlane, and Kilmore. It is located in the poor law union of Cavan.

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

http://www.seanruad.com

Maps and gazetteers

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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.

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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