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This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Louth - Ireland

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County Louth

  • Irish: Contae Lú
  • Administrative centre Dundalk
  • Province Leinster
  • Area 826 km2 (319 sq mi)
  • People from County Louth are called -
  • Motto Lugh sáimh-ioldánach (Irish), "Lugh equally skilled in many arts"

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

Towns and Parishes

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

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

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

County Louth, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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

References and Sources

Parish Map

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Map from Irish Ancestors where the map is interactive.

  1. Ardee
  2. Ballybarrack
  3. Ballyboys
  4. Ballymakenny
  5. Ballymascanlan
  6. Barronstown
  7. Beaulieu
  8. Cappoge
  9. Carlingford
  10. Carrickbaggot
  11. Castletown
  12. Charlestown
  13. Clogher
  14. Clonkeehan
  15. Clonkeen
  16. Clonmore
  17. Collon
  18. Creggan
  19. Darver
  20. Dromin
  21. Dromiskin
  22. Drumcar
  23. Drumshallon
  24. Dunany
  25. Dunbin
  26. Dundalk
  27. Dunleer
  28. Dysart
  29. Faughart
  30. Gernonstown
  31. Haggardstown
  32. Haynestown
  33. Inishkeen
  34. Kane
  35. Kildemock
  36. Killanny
  37. Killincoole
  38. Kilsaran
  39. Louth
  40. Mansfieldstown
  41. Mapastown
  42. Marlestown
  43. Mayne
  44. Monasterboice
  45. Mosstown
  46. Mullary
  47. Parsonstown
  48. Philipstown
  49. Philipstown district
  50. Philipstown-Nugent
  51. Port
  52. Rathdrumin
  53. Richardstown
  54. Roche
  55. Salterstown
  56. Shanlis
  57. Smarmore
  58. St. Peters
  59. Stabannan
  60. Stickillin
  61. Tallanstown
  62. Termonfeckin
  63. Tullyallen