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Please do not add the profiles of Fingal (Dublin) born ancestors to this project. See People Connected to County Dublin

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.

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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

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