TEMPLEMARTIN,or ST. MARTIN, a parish, in the barony of GOWRAN, county of KILKENNY, and province of LEINSTER, 2? miles (E.) from Kilkenny, on the road to Dublin ; containing 17 inhabitants, and comprising 747 statute acres. It is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Ossory, entirely appropriate to the vicars choral of the cathedral of St. Canice, Kilkenny ; the tithes amount to #77. 6. 8. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of St. Canice.