Dean Michael Shinkwin PP VG


Parish Of Birth

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

Details Of Ordination
Ursuline Convent Chapel, Blackrock, Cork

St. Patricks (Lower Rd.) PP : 27/2/1906 – 12/9/1923

Chaplain, Military Prison/Cork : 1906 – 1908

Bantry PP : 12/1879 – 27/2/1906

Glounthaune PP : 1878 – 12/1879

South Parish CC : 1869 – 1878

Bandon CC : 1867 – 1869

Bantry CC : 1859 – 1867

He was one of three brothers – Canon Joseph Shinkwin, P.P., Bandon and Canon Thomas Shinkwin P.P., Glanmire, who ministered in the Diocese.

Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1878.
Appointed Vicar Forane (V.F.) of the Bantry Deanery in 1880.
Appointed Vicar General of the Diocese in 27/2/1906.
Appointed Dean of the Diocese in 8/6/1906

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial House, St. Patrick’s, Lower Glanmire Road, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Finbarr’s Cemetery, Cork

The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass was, Very Rev. Canon Roche, P.P., Glanmire, deacon was Fr. Richard Barrett, C.C., Cathedral; sub-deacon was, Fr. Richard Barrett, Chaplain, Clifton, and master of ceremonies was, Fr. Thomas A. Murray, C.C., St. Patricks.

Associated Links
His brother, Very Rev. Canon Thomas Shinkwin, P.P.
His brother, Very Rev. Canon Joseph Shinkwin, P.P., V.F.