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County Dublin, Dublin City Parishes

  • Irish: Baile Átha Cliath
  • Province Leinster
  • Area
  • People from County Dublin are called - Dubliners
  • Motto Obedientia Civium Urbis Felicitas, "The obedience of the citizens makes a happy city"

Dublin is the capital of Ireland. Dublin is in the province of Leinster on Ireland's east coast, at the mouth of the River Liffey.

Dublin City is one of four local authorities whose remit collectively encompasses the geographic area of the county and city of Dublin.

Before enactment of the Local Government (Dublin) Act 1993, the county was a unified whole even though its was administered by two local authorities - Dublin County Council and Dublin Corporation. Since the enactment of the Local Government Act 2001 in particular, the geographic area of the county has been divided between three entities at the level of "county" and a further entity at the level of "city". They rank equally as first level local administrative units of the NUTS 3 Dublin Region for Eurostat purposes.


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

For Historical information about Dublin City visit Dublin City link to follow - including connections to Historical figures, Gentry and political people connected with Dublin City

Dublin City, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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

References and Sources

Parish Map


Map from Irish Ancestors where the map is interactive.

  1. Glasnevin 
  2. Grangegorman 
  3. Manor Court of St. Sepulchre 
  4. St. Andrews 
  5. St. Annes 
  6. St. Audoens 
  7. St. Brides 
  8. St. Catherines 
  9. St. Georges 
  10. St. James 
  11. St. Johns 
  12. St. Lukes 
  13. St. Marks 
  14. St. Mary 
  15. St. Michaels 
  16. St. Michans 
  17. St. Nicholas Within 
  18. St. Nicholas Without 
  19. St. Patricks 
  20. St. Pauls 
  21. St. Peters 
  22. St. Thomas 
  23. St. Werburgh