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Republic of Ireland

This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Galway - Ireland


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County Galway

  • Irish: Contae na Gaillimhe
  • Administrative centre Galway
  • Province Connacht
  • Area 6,148 km2 (2,374 sq mi)
  • People from County Galway are called -
  • Motto Ceart agus Cóir (Irish), "Righteousness and Justice"

County Galway is a county in Ireland. It is located in the West Region and is also part of the province of Connacht. It is named after the city of Galway. Galway County Council is the local authority for the county.

County Galway is home to Lough Corrib (the largest lake in the Republic of Ireland) the Na Beanna Beola (Twelve Bens) mountain range, Na Sléibhte Mhám Toirc (the Maum Turk mountains), and the low mountains of Sliabh Echtghe (Slieve Aughty). The highest point in the county is one of the Twelve Bens, Benbaun, at 729m.

Towns and Parishes

See County Galway, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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Parish Map


Map from Irish Ancestors where there is an interactive map. can be

  1. Abbeygormacan
  2. Abbeyknockmoy
  3. Addergoole
  4. Ahascragh
  5. Annaghdown
  6. Ardrahan
  7. Athenry
  8. Athleague
  9. Aughrim
  10. Ballinchalla
  11. Ballindoon
  12. Ballinrobe
  13. Ballymacward
  14. Ballynacourty
  15. Ballynakill (Ballymoe)
  16. Ballynakill (Ballynahinch)
  17. Ballynakill (Killian)
  18. Ballynakill (Leitrim)
  19. Beagh
  20. Belclare
  21. Boyounagh
  22. Bullaun
  23. Cargin
  24. Claregalway
  25. Clonbern
  26. Clonfert
  27. Clonkeen
  28. Clonrush
  29. Clontuskert
  30. Cong
  31. Cummer
  32. Donaghpatrick
  33. Donanaghta
  34. Drumacoo
  35. Drumatemple
  36. Dunamon
  37. Duniry
  38. Dunmore
  39. Fahy
  40. Fohanagh
  41. Grange
  42. Inishcaltra
  43. Inisheer
  44. Inishman
  45. Inishmore
  46. Isertkelly
  47. Kilbarron
  48. Kilbeacanty
  49. Kilbegnet
  50. Kilbennan
  51. Kilchreest
  52. Kilcloony
  53. Kilcolgan
  54. Kilconickny
  55. Kilconierin
  56. Kilconla
  57. Kilconnell
  58. Kilcooly
  59. Kilcoona
  60. Kilcroan
  61. Kilcummin
  62. Kilgerrill
  63. Kilkerrin
  64. Kilkilvery
  65. Killaan
  66. Killallaghtan
  67. Killannin
  68. Killeany
  69. Killeely
  70. Killeenadeema
  71. Killeenavarra
  72. Killeeneen
  73. Killererin
  74. Killeroran
  75. Killian
  76. Killimorbologue
  77. Killimordaly
  78. Killinan
  79. Killinny
  80. Killogilleen
  81. Killora
  82. Killoran
  83. Killoscobe
  84. Killosolan
  85. Killower
  86. Killursa
  87. Kilmacduagh
  88. Kilmalinoge
  89. Kilmeen
  90. Kilmoylan
  91. Kilquain
  92. Kilreekill
  93. Kiltartan
  94. Kilteskill
  95. Kilthomas
  96. Kiltormer
  97. Kiltullagh
  98. Kinvarradoorus
  99. Lackagh
  100. Leitrim
  101. Lickerrig
  102. Lickmolassy
  103. Liskeevy
  104. Loughrea
  105. Meelick
  106. Monivea
  107. Moycullen
  108. Moylough
  109. Moyrus
  110. Omey
  111. Oranmore
  112. Rahoon
  113. Ross
  114. St. Nicholas
  115. Stradbally
  116. Taghboy
  117. Templetogher
  118. Tiranascragh
  119. Tuam
  120. Tynagh