The surname Kilkenny comes from the Irish Mac Giolla Chainnigh, meaning the son of a servant or devotee of St. Canice, also known as St. Kenny. The place name Kilkenny, is also derived from the saint; in Irish it is Cill Chainnigh, meaning the church of St. Canice. Early Origins of the Kilkenny familyHow many people live in Kilkenny County Ireland?
Kilkenny (Irish: Cill Chainnigh, meaning "church of Cainnech") officially ‘the Municipal District of Kilkenny City’ is the county town of County Kilkenny in the province of Leinster, Ireland. It is built on both banks of the River Nore. The 2016 census gave the total population of Kilkenny as 26,512.Which is the family friendly hotel in Kilkenny?
Newpark Hotel Kilkenny has been named Family Friendly Hotel of the year for 2020 at the Georgina Campbell Irish Food & Hospitality Awards. The 4-star family run establishment takes great pride in providing the perfect destination for family getaways, and it’s not hard to see why it was top choice amongst the judges.What was the population of Kilkenny in 1821?
Cromwell used the St. Canice's Cathedral in Kilkenny City to house his horses. Cromwell’s army brought to a close what is arguably the most distinguished period in the county’s history when the Confederation fell. The population was 181,946 in 1821 and grew to 202,420 in 1841.