Rev. Coleman Sarsfield PP

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Glanmire

Details Of Ordination
Bordeaux
1691

Appointments
South Parish PP : 1695 – 1752

Notes
Fr. Sarsfield was the first parish priest of the South Parish in the modern era. His first chapel in the parish was a thatched cottage in Douglas Street. It burned ina fire in 1727 but was rebuilt with a slate roof and was capable of seating up to 400 people.
Unlike many of his contemporaries, Fr Sarsfield was not hindered in his pastoral work.

Date Of Death
1752

Place Of Death
South Parish