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This is the Umbrella Project Page for South Dublin - Ireland

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County South Dublin

  • Irish: Áth Cliath Theas
  • Administrative centre Tallaght
  • Province Leinster
  • People from County South Dublin are called -
  • Motto Ag Seo Ár gCúram (Irish)

"This We Hold in Trust"

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

It is bounded by Dublin city (15 km to the north east), the River Liffey to the north separating it from Fingal, County Kildare to the west and its hills adjoin the mountains of County Wicklow to the south. To the West lies Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown

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

Towns and Parishes

  • Adamstown
  • Aderrig 
  • Ballyboden
  • Ballyroan
  • Clondalkin
  • Edmondstown
  • Esker
  • Firhouse
  • Greenhills
  • Jobstown
  • Killbride
  • Kill
  • Killester
  • Kilmactalway 
  • Knocklyon
  • Lucan
  • Lusk
  • Newcastle
  • Oldconnaught 
  • Palmerstown
  • Portraine
  • Rathcoole
  • Rathfarnham
  • Rockbrook
  • Ronanstown
  • St. Catherines 
  • Saggart
  • Tallaght
  • Templeogue

Parish Map

See County Dublin for Map covering the area.

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

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

South Dublin, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

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If you have South Dublin connections please join the project and if you live in South Dublin 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 South Dublin born ancestors to this project or the People connected to South Dublin project. Rather add the earliest known person of a South Dublin family to the South Dublin' - Family Heads project. link to follow

References and Sources