Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary, Co. Kildare

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    CLONSHAMBOE, a parish, in the barony of IKEATHY and OUGHTERANY county of KILDARE and province of LEINSTER, 3.50 miles (S. S. W.) from Kilcock, on the road to Naas ; containing 297 inhabitants.

    It is a vicarage, in the diocese of Kildare, and is part of the union of Clane; the rectory is impropriate in the representatives of Lord Falconberg : the tithes amount to £98 12s. 6.50d., of which £30. 8s. 9.50d., is payable to the impropriator, and the remainder to the vicar.

    In the Roman Catholic divisions it forms part of the union or district of Kilcock.