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This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Westmeath - Ireland

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County Westmeath

  • Irish: Contae na hIarmhí
  • Administrative centre Mullingar
  • Province Leinster
  • Area 1,840 km2 (710 sq mi)
  • People from County Westmeath are called -
  • Motto Triath ós Triathaibh (Irish), "Noble above nobility"

County Westmeath is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Midlands Region and the province of Leinster. It is named after the ancient Kingdom of Meath (Old Irish: Mide). Westmeath County Council is the local authority for the county.

Main Towns

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

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

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

County Westmeath, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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If you have County Westmeath connections please join the project and if you live in County Westmeath and are prepared to offer advice or help of any kind please add yourself to the list above.

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

2 Ballyloughloe

3 Ballymore

4 Ballymorin

5 Bunown

6 Carrick

7 Castlelost

13 Castletowndelvin

8 Castletownkindalen

9 Churchtown

10 Clonarney

11 Clonfad

12 Conry

14 Drumraney

15 Durrow

16 Dysart

17 Enniscoffey

18 Faughalstown

19 Foyran

20 Kilbeggan

21 Kilbixy

22 Kilbride

23 Kilcleagh

24 Kilcumny

25 Kilcumreragh

26 Kilkenny West

27 Killagh

28 Killare

29 Killua

30 Killucan

31 Killulagh

32 Kilmacnevan

33 Kilmanaghan

34 Kilpatrick

35 Lackan

36 Leny

37 Lickbla

38 Lynn

39 Mayne

40 Moylisker

41 Mullingar

42 Multyfarnham

43 Newtown

44 Noughaval

45 Pass of Kilbride

46 Piercetown

47 Portloman

48 Portnashangan

49 Rahugh

50 Rathaspick

51 Rathconnell

52 Rathconrath

53 Rathgarve

54 Russagh

55 St. Feighins

56 St. Marys

57 St. Marys, Athlone

58 Stonehall

59 Street

60 Taghmon

61 Templeoran

62 Templepatrick

63 Tyfarnham