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This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Longford - Ireland


County Longford

  • Irish: Contae an Longfoirt
  • Administrative centre Longford
  • Province Leinster
  • Area 1,091 km2 (421 sq mi)
  • People from County Longford are called -
  • Motto Daingean agus Dílis (Irish), "Strong and Loyal"

County Longford is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Midlands Region and is also located in the province of Leinster. It is named after the town of Longford. Longford County Council is the local authority for the county.

Towns and Parishes

See below and County Longford, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

For Information about research in the County, including lists of people of renown connected to Longford and Families Researched on Geni go to County Longford - Family Heads link to follow

For Historical information about County Longford visit Historic County Longford link to follow - including connections to Historical figures, Gentry and political people connected with County Longford.

County Longford, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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Please do not add the profiles off all your County Longford born ancestors to this project or the People connected to County Longford project. Rather add the earliest known person of a County Longford family to the County Longford' - Family Heads project. link to follow

References and Sources

Parish Map


Map from Irish Ancestors where the map is interactive.

  1. Abbeylara
  2. Abbeyshrule
  3. Agharra
  4. Ardagh
  5. Ballymacormick
  6. Cashel
  7. Clonbroney
  8. Clongesh
  9. Columbkille
  10. Forgney
  11. Granard
  12. Kilcommock
  13. Kilglass
  14. Killashee
  15. Killoe
  16. Mohill
  17. Mostrim
  18. Moydow
  19. Noughaval
  20. Rathcline
  21. Rathreagh
  22. Shrule
  23. Street
  24. Taghsheenod
  25. Taghshinny
  26. Templemichael