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County Laois (Queens), Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Laois (Queens), Ireland

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The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed.


Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptions or pages where images of the graves/cemeteries can be seen - mostly Billion Graves or Find a Grave.

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List of Towns

Links to pages that have no entries are marked ✘.

Those links with records have no ✘ (blank, or the number of entries in some instances).

The following list will probably need refining as not all places have cemeteries

Abbeyleix

  • Old Church Abbeyleix

Historic Graves

Aghaboe

  • St. Canices Churchyard

Historic Graves

Aghmacart

  • Aghmacart Graveyard

Historic Graves

Aghnacross

  • Dysart, Aghnacross Graveyard

Historic Graves

Aharney

  • St Bridget's Churchyard, Aharney

Historic Graves

Ardea

Arless

Attanagh

Aughdoyne

Ballickmoyler

Ballinakill

  • Society of Friends, Balinakill

Historic Graves no visible headstones

Ballintubbert (Ballyadams)

  • St Brigid's Churchyard, Ballintubbert

Historic Graves

Ballyadams

  • Balyadams Graveyard

Historic Graves

Balyadden

  • Ballyadden Graveyards

Historic Graves

Ballyboodin

  • Killogue Graveyard, Ballyboodin

Historic Graves

Ballybrittas Village

Ballybuggy

  • St Brigid's Graveyard, Ballybuggy

Historic Graves

Ballycolla

Ballyheyland (Kilcolmanbane:Ballyroan)

Ballykealy (Aghmacart:Aharney)

Ballylinan

Ballylusk

  • Kylealiss CBG Graveyard

Historic Graves

Ballynagall

  • Sacred Heart Graveyard, Arles

Historic Graves

Ballyroan

Bordwell

Borris

Borris-in-Ossory

Castlebrack

Castletown (SW of Mountrath)

Chapelhill (Bordwell:Aghaboe)

Clogh

Clogrenan (Killeshin:Cloydagh)

Clonaslee

Clonenagh and Clonagheen

Clontycoe (Ballyroan:Dysartgallen)

Cloydagh

Coolbanagher

Coolcorberry (Durrow:Abbeyleix)

Coolfin (NE of Rathdowney)

Coolkerry

Coolrain (SW of Mountrath)

Cullohill

Curraclone

Donaghmore

Dunmore (Durrow:Abbeyleix)

Durrow

Dysartenos

Dysartgallen

Emo

Erke

Fossy

Glashare

Graigue (West of Carlow)

Grantstown (Bordwell:Aghaboe)

Guileen (Tullomoy:Timogue)

Kilcolmanbane

Kilcolmanbrack

Kildellig

Killabban

Killenard

Killenny (NE of Portlaoise)

Killermogh

Killeshin

Kilmanman

  • Kilmanman Graveyard

Historic Graves

Kilminchy

Kilteale

Knockmay (Clonenagh and Clonagheen:Borris)

Kyle (NW of Borris-in-Ossory)

Kylebeg (Curraclone)

Kylebeg (Stradbally)

Lea

Moneycleare (Rosconnell:Dysartgallen)

Monksgrange

Mountmellick

  • Ivy Church

Historic Graves

Mountoliver (Rathsaran:Rathdowney)

Mountrath

Moyanna

Offerlane

Old Town

Oldglass (Aghaboe)

Oldglass (Bordwell)

Pike of Rush Hall

Portarlington

Portlaoise

Portnahinch

  • Portnahinch Graveyard

Historic Graves

Rathaspick

Rathdowney

Ratheven (Portlaoise)

Rathsaran

Rearymore

Rosbran (St Johns)

Rosconnell

Rosenallis

Shanahoe

Shrule

Skirk

Sleaty

St Johns

Stewartsgrove (Abbeyleix:Durrow)

Straboe

Stradbally

Swan (Durrow)

The Swan

Tankardstown

Tecolme

Timahoe

Timogue

Tullomoy

Vicarstown

References and Sources