Skirk, Laois:
Townlands or streets.

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Place name
  Ballyglass  1901  1911
  Ballymeelish  1901  1911
  Ballyquaid Glebe  1901  1911
  Castlequarter  1901  1911
  Clonagooden  1901  1911
  Clonlahy Corporationland  1901  1911
  Corporation Land (2nd Division)  1901  1911
  Corporationland (1st Division)  1901  1911
  Corporationland (3rd Division)  1901  1911
  Curraghmore  1901  1911
  Erris or Skirk Glebe  1901  1911
  Garranmaconly  1901  1911
  Killadooley  1901  1911
  Killasmeestia  1901  1911
  Newtown or Skirk  1901  1911
  Skirk Glebe or Erris  1901  1911
  Skirk or Newtown  1901  1911


Most common surnames in Skirk in 1851-2

Surname   Households
Bergin 9
Fitzpatrick 8
Kennedy 8
McEvoy 8
Delany 7
Kavanagh 7
Breene 5
Gorman 5
Walsh 4
Brophy 3



Parishes adjoining Skirk
(MapID = 46)

Aghaboe Laois 2
Corbally Tipperary 19
Donaghmore Laois 17
Rathdowney Laois 39

A summary of research sources for Skirk civil parish.

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Record Count


2 Topographical Dictionary entry or entries.      What's this?
1 Graveyards and transcripts.                          What's this?
12 Census returns and substitutes                     What's this?
  No estate records listed.
9 Book-format local histories                           What's this?
1 Periodical local history reference(s)                What's this?
2 Local or family history journals                       What's this?
  No directories listed
12 General Register Office records listed.            What's this?
5 Roman Catholic church records listed.            What's this?
2 Church of Ireland church records listed.            What's this?
  No Presbyterian church records listed.
  No published church records.


Positional map

Abbeyleix Abbeyleix Abbeyleix Aghaboe Aghmacart Aharney Ardea Attanagh Ballyadams Ballyroan Bordwell Borris Castlebrack Clonenagh and Clonagheen Cloydagh Cloydagh Coolbanagher Coolkerry Coolkerry Curraclone Donaghmore Donaghmore Durrow Dysartenos Dysartgallen Erke Fossy or Timahoe Glashare Kilcolmanbane Kilcolmanbrack Kildellig Killabban Killenny Killermogh Killeshin Kilmanman Kilteale Kyle Lea Monksgrange Moyanna Offerlane Rathaspick Rathdowney Rathdowney Rathsaran Rearymore Rosconnell Rosconnell Rosenallis St.John's Shrule Skirk Sleaty Straboe Stradbally Tankardstown Tecolm Timogue Tullomoy Offaly (Kings) Kildare Carlow Kilkenny North Tipperary



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