From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland, 1837
TEMPLEBEG, a parish, in the barony of KILNEMANAGH, county of TIPPERARY, and province of MUNSTER, 5 miles (S. E.) from Burris-o'-leagh, on the road from Newport to Thurles; containing 1064 inhabitants, and comprising 3029 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act. It is a rectory, in the diocese of Cashel, entirely impropriate in the Marquess of Ormonde: the tithes amount to £67. 10.
In the R. C. divisions it is held with part of the parish of Toom, and contains a chapel.