Rev. John Ambrose


Parish Of Birth
The Lough

Colleges Attended
University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

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

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

Retired ex Castlehaven Adm : 1948

Castlehaven Adm : 1946 – 1948

Clonakilty CC : 1931 – 1946

Rosscarbery CC : 1924 – 1931

Cape Clear CC : 1919 – 1924

His first appointments (Cape Clear Island) was on loan to the Diocese of Ross. On the 7/1/1924 he was incardinated into the Diocese of Ross.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Finbarr’s Cemetery, Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork and Apostolic Administrator of Ross, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass at the Church of the Immaculate Conception (The Lough). The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. Jerome Riordan, C.C., St. Patrick’s; deacon was, Fr. Wm. Burke, C.C., Skibbereen; sub-deacon was, Fr. Michael Daly, C.C., Clogagh, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Jerh. O’Mahony, C.C., Cathedral.