Archdeacon Richard McCarthy PP


Parish Of Birth
Ss. Peter & Paul’s

Colleges Attended
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Kinsale PP : 11/10/1908 – 11/12/1938

Cathedral Adm. : 13/8/1901 – 11/10/1908

Cathedral CC : 19/11/1893 – 13/8/1901

Chaplain, Lunatic Asylum : 22/7/1888 – 19/11/1893

Cathedral/Sacristan : 7/8/1887 – 5/8/1889

Chaplain, Christian Brothers/Cork : 7/8/1887 – 1/8/1888

Chaplain, Good Shepherd Convent : 09/1882 – 7/8/1887

Chaplain, Kinsale : 06/1882 – 09/1882

Post-Graduate Studies/Maynooth : 1881 – 1882

Following his ordination at Maynooth in 1881, he entered the Dunboyne Establishment (Maynooth) to take out a post-graduate course. In doing so he was one of the first students to enter the recently open Establishment.

Appointed Vicar Forane (V.F.) of Kinsale Deanery on the 11/10/1908.
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1906.
Appointed Archdeacon in 1922.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Kinsale, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Eltin’s Cemetery, Kinsale, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Very Rev. Joseph Canon Scannell, P.P., V.F., Bandon; deacon was, Very Rev. Denis Canon Murphy, President, St. Finbarr’s Seminary; sub-deacon was, Very Rev. Timothy Canon Cullinane, Adm. Cathedral, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Michael Murphy, C.C., Kinsale.