Discover the impact of the Great Irish Famine on the population of your own particular Civil Parish of Kerry which we have extrapolated from all Irish Civil Parishes in IrishFamineProject.com

The Great Famine’s impact on each local area is demonstrated clearly in an innovative interactive map. Alan Fernihough and his team at Queens University, Belfast have come up with this excellent tool.  While the % population is shocking,  the actual numbers who were no longer living in the parish is 1851, whether through death or emigration is even more so. And remember, in normal cirucmstances, procreation –  births would have continued during these ten years See the de-population of your Kerry parish, how many 4th class houses were in your parish.  People living in 4th class houses, were among those who suffered the most during the Famine.

Civil Parish 1841 Census 1851 Census Pop Diff –
Aghadoe 4897 2861 42%
Aghavallen 6606 5100 23%
Aglish 1939 1349 30%
Annagh 3659 2810 23%
Ardfert 5334 3191 40%
Ballinahaglish 2147 1279 40%
Ballincuslane 5701 3621 36%
Ballinvoher 3579 2014 44%
Ballyconry 417 371 11%
Ballyduff 488 410 16%
Ballyheigue 4795 3352 30%
Ballymacelligott 4058 2658 34%
Ballynacourty 1472 1179 20%
Ballyseedy 1472 889 40%
Brosna 2871 2255 21%
Caher 6315 5266 17%
Castle Island 7967 5706 28%
Cloghane 2994 1809 40%
Clogherbrien 1444 911 37%
Currans 2067 1057 49%
Dingle 6205 4870 22%
Dunquin 1394 722 48%
Dromod 5247 4450 15%
Duagh 5965 4036 20%
Dunurlin 2125 1064 50%
Dysert (Lixnaw) 2824 1941 31%
Fenit 315 335 6%
Finuge 1545 1199 22%
Galey 3041 2534 17%
Garfinny 914 479 48%
Glanbehy (Glenbeigh) 3011 2822 6%
Kenmare 5839 4134 29%
Kilbonane 3666 2284 38%
Kilcaragh 1250 827 34%
Kilcaskan 6780 5103 25%
Kilcolman 4745 2843 40%
Kilcredane 764 420 45%
Kilcrohane 10776 7875 27%
Kilcummin 7360 5218 29%
Kildrum 1217 715 41%
Kilemlagh 2728 1983 27%
Kilfeighny 2388 1493 37%
Kilflynn 1088 991 9%
Kilgarrylander 2889 2063 29%
Kilgarvan 3988 2773 30%
Kilgobban 2384 1370 43%
Killahan 1876 908 52%
Killarney 10476 9669 8%
Killeentierna 3106 2060 34%
Killehenny 3050 1973 35%
Killinane 3569 2718 24%
Killiney 3481 2821 19%
Killorglin 8574 7717 10%
Killury 6480 3475 46%
Kilmalkedar 2333 1354 42%
Kilmoyly 4459 2520 43%
Kilnanare 1745 1100 37%
Kilnaughtin 5102 4322 15%
Kilquane 1760 998 43%
Kilshenane 2271 1848 19%
Kiltallagh 1303 882 32%
Kiltomy 2043 1221 40%
Kinard 1283 709 45%
Knockane 5181 4245 18%
Knockanure 1358 1053 22%
Lisselton 2221 1740 22%
Listowel 5934 4919 17%
Marhin 973 650 33%
Minard 1666 799 52%
Molahiffe 3635 2271 38%
Murher 3293 2425 26%
Nohaval 944 628 33%
Nohavaldaly 1604 1029 36%
O’Brennan 992 640 35%
O’Dorney 3142 2002 36%
Prior 3323 2928 12%
Ratass 2838 2218 22%
Rattoo 3860 2203 43%
Stradbally 1202 1031 14%
Templenoe 4189 3011 28%
Tralee 12534 9940 21%
Tuosist 7485 4034 46%
Valencia 2920 2317 21%
Ventry 2426 1338 45%