County Down

Roman Catholic Records


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This list only contains Roman Catholic parish names in Ireland and is not considered complete. If your parish is not listed, it may be included in another parish. Please consult "Index to Townlands, Parishes, Baronies and Poor Law Unions of Ireland" for more information. The dates given are those for the earliest known baptism records. There may be earlier marriage records available also.

LC = local custody, NLI - National Library of Ireland, NAI - National Archives of Ireland, RCB = Ruling Church Body Library in Dublin,UHF = Ulster Historical Foundation. SLC = Salt Lake City film number available through your local LDS Family History Center.
Civil Parish Roman Catholic
Parish
Earliest Date
Of Records
Location
Aghadery Loughbrickland and Sisgade 1816 LC, NLI, UHF
Annaclone Annaclone . LC, NLI, UHF
Annahilt Magheradrool . .
Ardglass Ardglass, see Dunsfort . .
Ardkeen Kircubbin 1828 LC, NLI, UHF
Ardquin Ballyphilip . .
Ballee Ballee, see Saul . .
Ballyculter part Sault, part Kilclief . .
Ballyhalbert (St. Andrew) Kircubbin, see Ardkeen . .
Ballykinler see Tyrella . .
Ballyphilip Ballyphillip and Portaferry 1843 LC, NLI, UHF
Ballytrustan Ballyphillip and Portaferry . .
Ballywalter Ballygalget 1828 LC, NLI, UHF
Bangor see Newtownards . .
Blaris . . .
Bright Bright, Rossglas, and Killough 1856 LC, NLI, UHF
Castleboy see Ardkeen . .
Clonallan Clonallon, see Warrenpoint . .
Clonduff Clonduff 1850 LC, NLI, UHF
Comber see Newtownards . .
Donaghadee see Newtownards . .
Donaghcloney see Tullylish . .
Donaghmore Donaghmore 1825 LC, NLI, UHF
Down Downpatrick 1851 LC, NLI, UHF
Dromara Dromara, part Ballynahinch, see magheradrool 1844 LC, NLI, UHF
Dromore Dromore and Garvaghy 1821 LC, NLI, UHF
Drumballyroney see Annaclone . .
Drumbeg see Blaris . .
Drumbo see Blaris, Lisburn . .
Drumgath or Drumcath Rathfryland, Drumgath, and Barnmeen 1829 LC, NLI, UHF
Drumgooland (1) Drumggoland Upper (Leitrim) also Drumgoodland Lower 1827 LC, NLI, UHF
Drumgooland (2) Drumgooland Lower (Gargory) 1832 LC, NLI, UHF
Dundonald Newtownards . .
Dunsford Dunsford and Ardglass 1845 LC, NLI, UHF
Garvaghy part Dromore, part Annaclone . .
Grey Abbey Ballygalget, see Ballywalter . .
Hillsborough see Blaris . .
Holywood Holywood 1866 LC, NLI, UHF
Inch See Kilmore . .
Inishargy Kilcubbin, see Ardkeen . .
Kilbroney Kilbroney (Rostrevor) 1808 LC, NLI, UHF
Kilclief Kilclief and Strangford 1865 LC, NLI, UHF
Kilcoo (1) Kilcoo, also Ballymoney 1832 LC, NLI, UHF
Kilcoo (2) Ballymoney 1853 LC, NLI, UHF
Kilkeel (1) Lower Mourne (Glasdrummond) also Upper Mourne 1839 LC, NLI, UHF
Kilkeel (2) Upper Mourne (Kilkeel) 1839 LC, NLI, UHF
Killaney see Killinchy . .
Killinchy Carrickmannan and Saintfield 1845 LC, NLI, UHF
Killyleaagh see Kilmore . .
Kilmegan (1) Kilmegan (Castlewellan) also Drumaroad 1853 LC, NLI, UHF
Kilmegan (2) Drumaroad and Clannaraghan 1853 LC, NLI, UHF
Kilmood see Newtownards . .
Kimore Kilmore (Crossgar) . .
Knockbreda see Holywood . .
lambeg see Blaris . .
Loughinisland Loughinisland 1805 LC, NLI, UHF
Maghera Bryansford and Newcastle (Maghera) 1845 LC, NLI, UHF
Magheradrool Ballynahinch and Dunmore 1827 LC, NLI, UHF
Magherahamlet Ballynahinch and Magheradrool . .
Magheralin Magheralin, Moira, and Aughalee 1815 LC, NLI, UHF
Magherally See Tullylish . .
Moira See Magheralin . .
Mullaghbawn . . .
Newry Newry 1818 LC, NLI, UHF
Newtownards Newtownards, Comber, and Donaghadee 1864 LC, NLI, UHF
Rathmullan See Bright . .
St. andrews Kircubbin, see Ardkeen . .
Saintfield Saintfield, see Killinchy . .
Saul (1) Saul and Ballee, also Ballyalter 1868 LC, NLI, UHF
Saul (2) Ballyculter and Ballee 1843 LC, NLI, UHF
Seapatrick Banbridge, part Tullylish 1843 LC, NLI, UHF
Shankill see Magheralin . .
Slanes see Ballyphilip . .
Tullylish Tullylish, see also Dromore 1833 LC, NLI, UHF
Tullynakill see Newtownards . .
Tyrella Tyrella and Ballykinler 1854 LC, NLI, UHF
Warrenpoint Warrenpoint (Clonallon) 1825 LC, NLI, UHF
Witter Ballyphilip . .



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