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  magoo.com: McGoughs, McGeoughs, and McGeoghs in the Civil Parish of Clontibret by Hugh McGough
magoo.com: McGoughs, McGeoughs, and McGeoghs in the Civil Parish of Clontibret by Hugh McGough
Monagor is the northernmost of the twenty-two townlands that are modernly in the civil parish of Clontibret and the Catholic parish of Muckno.
Formil, Cornalough, and Mullaghanee are adjoining townland on the southern of the civil parish of Clontibret.
www.magoo.com /hugh/clontibret.html   (2586 words)

 Britain.tv Wikipedia - Parish
Some larger parishes or parishes that have been combined under one pastor may have two or more such churches, or the parish may be responsible for chapels (sometimes called "chapels of ease") located at some distance from the parish church for the convenience of distant parishioners.
Appointment as a parish priest entails the enjoyment of a benefice.
In Quebec, a parish is a large rural municipality consisting mainly of farmlands, as opposed to a village.
www.britain.tv /wikipedia.php?title=Parish   (935 words)

 hertsdirect.org Town and Parish Councils
Parish and town councils only have to provide two services: maintaining closed Church of England churchyards and allotments; but they have wide discretionary powers to perform other services for the benefit of their electors.
Civil Parishes can be quite small but if it has over 200 electors it has to have an elected council.
However a 'Parish Meeting' (with a capital P and M) is quite different and is a legally recognised form of local government for the smallest parishes.
www.hertsdirect.org /yrccouncil/localgovorg/townparish   (955 words)

 Templeorum Parish District
Harristown, Miltown and Garrygaug are in the civil parish of Muckalee along with Listrolin and Moonaveenaun, the latter two being part of the present Catholic parish of Mullinavat.
Civil parishes are ecclesiastical administrative boundaries drawn up in the 12th century as part of general church reform.
The present day Roman Catholic parishes date largely from the 19th century and were drawn up on a pragmatic basis according to supply of clergy to population etc. The parish of Templeorum was joined with part of Mooncoin Catholic parish for a period in the Middle Ages until about 1690.
homepage.eircom.net /~templeorum/parish.htm   (290 words)

 Civil parish - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Civil parishes in their modern form were created in 1894, and although their origins are in the system of ecclesiastical parishes, they no longer have anything to do with the Church of England.
Civil parishes were abolished in London in 1965 and in other large urban areas in 1974, and had only had a nominal existence prior to this in urban districts and boroughs anyway.
Parish councils are supposed to act as a channel of local opinion to larger local government bodies, and as such have the right to be consulted on any planning decisions affecting the parish.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Civil_parish   (2304 words)

 Civil parish (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Parish councils have the power to raise funds through a range of mechanisms including by levying a tax on the Council tax payers of the parish.
Parish councils are run by volunteer councillors who are elected to serve for 4 years.
Parishes tend not to exist in metropolitan areas such as Greater London, but there is nothing to stop their establishment.
civil-parish.kiwiki.homeip.net.cob-web.org:8888   (963 words)

 Parish - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The word "parish" is also used more generally to refer to the collection of people who attend a particular church.
In the Catholic Church, each parish has one parish priest (as he is usually called in England, Ireland and Australia, among other places) or "pastor" (as he is called in the United States, among other places), who has responsibility and canonical authority over the parish (the Latin for this post is parochus).
Many parish churches are now "linked" with neighbouring parish churches (served by a single minister.) With the abolition of parishes as a unit of civil government in Scotland, parishes now have a purely ecclesiastical significance in Scotland (and the boundaries may be adjusted by the local Presbytery).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Parish   (890 words)

 Introduction: A guide to creating a parish or town council
The civil parish went on to develop into what we call the parish or town council today, which is the principal subject of this document.
The ecclesiastical parish is now an entirely separate body, usually with entirely different borders to their civil counterparts, and with the proliferation of different churches most people today will live in several different such religious parishes.
From 1889 and onwards, when civil parishes were officially created, a patchwork of legislation has developed the parish council and the powers it enjoys.
www.nalc.gov.uk /createacouncil/introduction.html   (697 words)

 Plaquemines Parish Government
The Plaquemines Parish Civil Service Department is the "clearing house" for Parish jobs in a number of departments in Parish government which are under civil service.
The Civil Service Department does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.
When a vacancy occurs, the Civil Service Department refers, from the appropriate eligibility list, the names of persons within the final grade group or groups until there are at least three available candidates to the hiring department.
www.plaqueminesparish.com /CivilService/employinfo.php   (1098 words)

 English Counties, Parish, etc. for Genealogists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Most parishes were originally the area served by a local church, and were (still are in many cases) synonymous with the village in which the church was situated, although outlying dwellings and farms away from the main village were normally included.
Genealogists need to be aware that it is these ecclesiastical parishes, not the civil parishes, which maintain the registers of baptisms, marriages and burials, although in most cases the surviving older registers have been deposited with the local county record office.
The parish may have the same name as just one village, in which case it would still be parish, county, country, but with the word "parish" after the parish name to make it clear that the whole parish, not just the village, was referred to.
homepages.nildram.co.uk /~jimella/counties.htm   (5111 words)

 Tyrone Parishes & Unions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
A list of civil and religious parishes within Co. Tyrone as well as the town (if any) within that civil parish, Barony, and Union for the civil parish.
To see a map of the civil parishes, Co.
Civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths (1864 — present and for non-Catholic marriages from 1845 — present).
hometown.aol.com /lawlerc/tyrone-parishes.html   (381 words)

Parishes There are two types of parishes involved in Irish genealogical research, the civil parish and the church (or ecclesiastical) parish.
Since the Church of Ireland was the Established Church, its parish boundaries were often the same as the civil parishes.
The civil parish is an important boundary for land and taxation purposes.
www.henneberry.org /dunn/cloonagh.htm   (2061 words)

 Felbridge History Group - Civil Parish
The majority of the village of Felbridge formed part of the South Ward of the civil parish of Godstone, being separated from the ecclesiastical and civil parishes of Godstone by a strip of land forming part of the parish of Horne, and for this reason, Felbridge was known as ‘Godstone (Detached)’.
In 1953, the definitive area of the civil parish of Felbridge was bounded on the North by West Park Road and Newchapel Road, on the East by the existing Tandridge boundary and to the West by the existing Horne boundary, and fell under the jurisdiction of Godstone Rural District Council, and ultimately, Surrey County Council.
It is interesting to note that the original and amended boundaries of the civil parish of Felbridge differ from the boundary of the ecclesiastical parish of Felbridge, and that the boundaries of both parishes differ from the original boundary of the estate of Felbridge, which was created by Edward Evelyn in 1748.
www.zyworld.com /felbridge/handouts/50yrs_civil_parish.htm   (5643 words)

 - - Saint James History !!!! - -
Prior to its creation as a civil parish, St. James Parish formed a part of the "Comte' d'Acadie" or County of Acadia, which was composed of the old ecclesiastical parishes of St. James and "The Ascension", commonly referred to then as the First and Second Acadian Coasts.
James Parish is bounded by Ascension Parish on the north, St. John the Baptist on the east, Assumption on the west and southwest, and Lafourche on the south.
The land of the parish is chiefly alluvial withsome wooded lowlands and coast marshes, representing an area of 165,760 acres.
www.stjamesparish.com /local/history/stjameshistory/stjameshistory.htm   (1199 words)

 Irish Genealogy: A Guide to Irish Politicial and Religious Administrative Divisions
If you have a name of a place and do not know whether it is a parish or a townland, or want to know what district a townland is in, try the searchable database of townlands.
Civil Parish -- The next level up is the civil parish, which usually contains about twenty-five to thirty townlands, as well as towns and villages.
Boundaries of Church of Ireland parishes are usually the same as the civil parish boundaries.
www.cassidyclan.org /roots2.htm   (761 words)

 magoo.com: McGoughs, McGeoughs, and McGeoghs in the Civil Parish of Muckno by Hugh McGough
magoo.com: McGoughs, McGeoughs, and McGeoghs in the Civil Parish of Muckno by Hugh McGough
The principal town is Castleblayney, which is in the southwest corner of the civil Parish, and on the northwest shore of Lough Muckno.
Part of the northern portion of the parish of Muckno on the Blayney estate was sold to the Upton family, Lords Templetown, of Templepatrick, county Antrim, in 1723; and the rest to the Hope family in 1853.
www.magoo.com /hugh/muckno.html   (5822 words)

 St. Louis Review Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
A common perception is that the archdiocese is demanding a change in the civil incorporation of the parish, in order to be in a position to suppress or close the parish and, then, to take the parish’s funds to use for other purposes.
The Church respects the civil law and provides for the civil incorporation of parishes and dioceses and other Church institutions and associations in order that the civil law be observed and the fitting protections of the civil law be assured.
The parishes of the Archdiocese of St. Louis, with the exception of St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish, are presently structured in the form of unincorporated associations.
www.stlouisreview.com /abpcolumn.php?abpid=6320   (2453 words)

 Research in Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The civil parish is usually the same territory as the Church of Ireland parish, but there has been amalgamation of several parishes into Unions.
Episcopal permission is needed to consult the county Cork parishes that are in the diocese of Kerry - the Beara peninsula and the north-west portion of the county.
For example, the town of Bandon in Co. Cork was built across two civil parishes - Ballymodan south of the river and Kilbrogan north of the river Bandon.
cat.spindata.com /mahony/tracing/research_in_ireland.htm   (2562 words)

 Civil & Catholic Parish Names, Register Dates (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Church of Ireland Parish: In most cases the Church of Ireland parish is consistent with the Civil parish and has the same name.
Look under Civil Parish column, the Catholic church(s) location(s) that the residents of the civil parish are likley to have attended is noted in the next column.
The parish churches, which were mostly thatched cabins not so long ago, are now magnificent stone structures raised through the zeal and energy of a faithful priesthood, aided by the generosity and religious spirit of the laity of the county.
www.rootsweb.com.cob-web.org:8888 /~irlker/parishx2.html   (1941 words)

 OPSO - Civil Division   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The Civil Division is responsible for serving citations, summons, subpoenas, notices, and other processes and executes writs, mandates, orders, and judgments directed by the District Courts, Courts of Appeal, and the Supreme Court.
The Tax Division has the responsibility of maintaining the property assessment records for the parish, collecting all ad valorem taxes, collecting fines, and costs assessed by the 4th Judicial District Court, assisting in the bonding and forfeiture procedures and disbursement of funds as required by existing statutes.
The Court Security Division is responsible for maintaining security in the courtrooms, serving of subpoenas for the 4th District Court, and for the transportation of inmates.
www.opso.net /civiltax.htm   (227 words)

 St. Louis Review Online
Whereas, the board of directors of the civil corporation was intended to function as an advisory board to the pastor in accordance with the norms of the law of the Roman Catholic Church in force at the time of the formation of the civil corporation;
Whereas, the current board of directors and members of the civil corporation have amended the corporate documents of the civil corporation so that the parish is not in conformity with the canon law of the Roman Catholic Church, namely cann.
It denies the parish’s appeal of the archdiocese’s request that the parish’s lay board of directors be dissolved and that the pastor govern the parish and oversee its finances for the archdiocese.
www.stlouisreview.com /article.php?id=7377   (1560 words)

 Templeneiry Civil Parish, Co. Tipperary
Bansha, or Templeneiry, a parish in the barony of Clanwilliam, county of Tipperary, and province of Munster, 4 miles (S.S.E.) form Tipperary; containing 2975 inhabitants, of which number, 281 are in the village.
A considerable portion of the Galtee mountains extends through the parish from east to west, and is partly pasturable for sheep and goats and a few mountain cattle, producing various kinds of heath and fern, and abounding with grouse, bares, and rabbits.
The parish is well wooded throughout; on the Galtees is Ballydavid, an extensive wood of oak, beech, birch, larch, fir, and Weymouth pine; and on the Tipperary hills in Bansha Wood, abounding with thickset, beech, birch, fir, and oak; there are also several plantations, and nearly adjoining the village is a good nursery.
www.rootsweb.com /~irltip/CivilParishes/TempleneiryCP.htm   (853 words)

 Emly Civil Parish, Co. Tipperary
EMLY, a parish, and the seat of a diocese, in the barony of Clanwilliam, county of Tipperary, and province of Munster, 7 miles (S.W.) from Tipperary, and 15 (W.) from Cashel, on the confines of the county of Limerick; containing 3833 inhabitants, of which number, 701 are in the village.
The total number of parishes is 44, of which 39 are rectories and vicarages, three perpetual curacies, and two without provision for the cure of souls; there are eleven churchs and four other places in which divine service is preformed, and nine glebe-houses.
The cathedral which serves also as the parish church, is a handsome structure of hewn stone, in the later English style, with a lofty spire, erected in 1827, at an expense of £2521.
www.rootsweb.com /~irltip/CivilParishes/EmlyCP.htm   (804 words)

 Civil Service Board
As outlined in the St. Charles Parish Home Rule Charter the objectives of the board is to represent the public interest in matters of personnel administration in the services of Parish government.
The board adopts, alters, amends and promulgates the Civil Service Rules and Regulations, adopts and maintains a classification and pay plan, make reports to the Parish President regarding general or special matters of Personnel administration, performs other policy-making or quasi-judicial duties that may be required under the St. Charles Parish Rules and Regulations.
To be eligible for appointment to serve as a member of the Civil Service Board, a person shall be a citizen of the United States, be a qualified Parish voter, and shall reside within the Parish for a period of 5 years prior to assuming office.
www.stcharlesgov.net /departments/personnel_01.htm   (377 words)

 Hon. Dale N. Atkins - Clerk of Court   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Civil District Court is a court of general civil jurisdiction.
In Orleans Parish, the Civil and Criminal District Courts are legally distinct and located in separate buildings.
The Clerk of Civil District Court is located on the 4th floor of 421 Loyola Avenue.
www.orleanscdc.com /clerk1.shtm   (394 words)

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