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This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Waterford - Ireland

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County Waterford

  • Irish: Contae Phort Láirge
  • Administrative centre Dungarvan
  • Province Munster
  • Area 1,857 km2 (717 sq mi)
  • People from County Waterford are called -
  • Motto Déisi oc Declán co Bráth (Irish), "May the Déise remain with Declan forever"

County Waterford is a county in Ireland. It is part of the South-East Region and is also located in the province of Munster. It is named after the city of Waterford which is derived from the Old Norse name Veðrafjǫrðr or Vedrarfjord. Waterford County Council is the local authority for the county.

Main Towns

See below and see County Waterford, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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

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

County Waterford, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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Please do not add the profiles off all your County Waterford born ancestors to this project or the People connected to County Waterford project. Rather add the earliest known person of a County Waterford family to the County Waterford - 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 Affane

2 Aglish

3 Ardmore

4 Ballygunner

5 Ballylaneen

6 Ballymacart

7 Ballynakill

8 Clashmore

9 Clonagam

10 Clonea

11 Colligan

12 Corbally

13 Crooke

14 Drumcannon

15 Dungarvan

16 Dunhill

17 Dysert

18 Faithlegg

19 Fenoagh

20 Fews

21 Guilcagh

22 Inishlounaght

23 Islandikane

24 Kilbarry

25 Kilbarrymeaden

26 Kilbride

27 Kilburne

28 Kilcaragh

29 Kilcockan

30 Kilcop

31 Kilculliheen

32 Kilgobnet

33 Kill St. Lawrence

34 Kill St. Nicholas

35 Killaloan

36 Killea

37 Killoteran

38 Killure

39 Kilmacleague

40 Kilmacomb

41 Kilmeadan

42 Kilmolash

43 Kilmoleran

44 Kilronan (Glenahiry)

45 Kilronan (Middlethird)

46 Kilrossanty

47 Kilrush

48 Kilsheelan

49 Kilwatermoy

50 Kinsalebeg

51 Leitrim

52 Lickoran

53 Lisgenan or Grange

54 Lismore and Mocollop

55 Lisnakill

56 Modelligo

57 Monamintra

58 Monksland

59 Mothel

60 Newcastle

61 Rathgormuck

62 Rathmoylan

63 Reisk

64 Ringagonagh

65 Rossduff

66 Rossmire

67 Seskinan

74 St. Johns Without

68 St. Marys Clonmel

69 Stradbally

70 Tallow

71 Templemichael

75 Trinity Without

72 Waterford city parishes

73 Whitechurch