Birr, Offaly:
Townlands or streets.

New!: Click here to see the Ordnance Survey map covering Birr published in 1838 .
- on a place below for its Griffith's records.

Click on '1901' or '1911' to see census records for the corresponding place-name.
Place name
  Ballindarra  1901  1911
  Ballinree  1901  1911
  Birr or Parsonstown town  1901  1911
  Birr town  1901  1911
  Boherboy  1901  1911
  Boherdeel  1901  1911
  Castletown  1901  1911
  Clonbrone  1901  1911
  Clonkelly  1901  1911
  Clonoghil Lower  1901  1911
  Clonoghil Upper  1901  1911
  Coolnagrower  1901  1911
  Cree  1901  1911
  Crinkill  1901  1911
  Crinkill town  1901  1911
  Derrinduff  1901  1911
  Drumbane  1901  1911
  Fortel  1901  1911
  Parsonstown or Birr town  1901  1911
  Parsonstown town  1901  1911
  Seefin  1901  1911
  Seefin town  1901  1911
  Townparks  1901  1911


Most common surnames in Birr in 1854

Surname   Households
Kennedy 38
Carroll 25
Kelly 24
Cleary 22
Molloy 21
Meara 19
Egan 18
Dooley 15
Hackett 15
Burke 14



Parishes adjoining Birr
(MapID = 9)

Drumcullen Offaly 19
Eglish Offaly 22
Kilcolman Offaly 30
Loughkeen Tipperary 52
Seirkieran Offaly 47

A summary of research sources for Birr civil parish.

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Record Count


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


Positional map

Aghancon Ardnurcher or Horseleap Ballyboy Ballyburly Ballycommon Ballykean Ballykean Ballymacwilliam Ballynakill Ballynakill Birr Borrisnafarney Castlejordan Castlejordan Castletownely Castletownely Castletownely Clonmacnoise Clonsast Clonyhurk Corbally Corbally Croghan Cullenwaine Drumcullen Dunkerrin Durrow Eglish Ettagh Finglas Geashill Gallen Kilbride (Ballycowan) Kilbride (Kilcoursey) Kilclonfert Kilclonfert Kilcolman Kilcomin Kilcumreragh Killaderry Killoughy Kilmanaghan Kilmurryely Kinnitty Lemanaghan Letterluna Lynally Lynally Monasteroris Monasteroris Rahan Reynagh Roscomroe Roscrea Roscrea Roscrea Seirkieran Shinrone Templeharry Tisaran Wheery or Killagally Westmeath Meath Kildare Laois Roscommon Galway North Tipperary



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