Parish Of Birth
Ardfield / Rathbarry
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Ardfield CC : 1857 – 1859
Cape Clear CC : 1853 – 1857
To distingish him from his younger cousin, Fr. Eugene O’Hea, Adm Leap, he was known as ‘Big Owen’.
He was also a cousin of Most Rev. Michael O’Hea, Bishop of Ross (1858-1876).
Date Of Death
Place Of Burial
Rathbarry Cemetery, Co. Cork
On Saturday the 9th inst. in the 33rd year of his age, deeply regretted by all who knew him, the Rev. Eugene O’Hea, C.C., of Ardfield and Rathbarry. His remains were conveyed to their last resting place in Rathbarry on Monday the 11th., attended by a countless multitude of friends, headed by the Bishop of Ross (Most Rev. Dr. Ml. O’Hea), and all the clergymen of the Diocese (Ross) – Cork Examiner, Wednesday, 20/4/1859.
His cousin, Fr. Eugene O’Hea, Adm.
His cousin, Most Rev. Michael O’Hea