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This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Monaghan - Ireland


County Monaghan

  • Irish: Contae Mhuineacháin
  • Administrative centre Monaghan
  • Province Ulster
  • Area 1,295 km2 (500 sq mi)
  • People from County Monaghan are called -
  • Motto Dúthracht agus Dícheall (Irish), "Diligence and Best Endeavour"

County Monaghan is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Border Region and is in the province of Ulster. It is named after the town of Monaghan. Monaghan County Council is the local authority for the county.


  • Cremorne (Irish: Críoch Mhúrn)
  • Dartree (Irish: Dartraighe)
  • Farney (Irish: Fearnaigh)
  • Monaghan (Irish: Muineachán)
  • Trough (Irish: An Triúcha)

Towns and Parishes

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

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

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

County Monaghan, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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

References and Sources

Parish Map


Map from Irish Ancestors where the map is interactive.

  1. Aghabog 
  2. Aghnamullen 
  3. Ballybay 
  4. Clones 
  5. Clontibret 
  6. Currin 
  7. Donagh 
  8. Donaghmoyne 
  9. Drummully 
  10. Drumsnat 
  11. Ematris 
  12. Errigal Trough 
  13. Inishkeen 
  14. Killanny 
  15. Killeevan 
  16. Kilmore 
  17. Magheracloone 
  18. Magheross 
  19. Monaghan 
  20. Muckno 
  21. Tedavnet 
  22. Tehallan 
  23. Tullycorbet