Rev. John Burke CC


Parish Of Birth

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s Pro-Cathedral, Skibbereen, Co. Cork

Rosscarbery CC : 1902 – 24/5/1905

Leap CC : 06/1898 – 1902

Ardfield CC : 11/1896 – 06/1898

Kilmeen CC : 11/1896 – 11/1896

Leap CC : 01/1894 – 11/1896

Timoleague CC : 1889 – 01/1894

Chaplain, Clonakilty Workhouse : 1888 – 1889

Ministry Abroad/Poplar, London : 1886 – 1888

He was a brother of Very Rev. Jeremiah Burke, P.P., Barryroe (1918-1939) and an uncle of Very Rev. William Burke, P.P., Kilmacabea (1975-1981), an a relative of Very Rev. Denis Canon McCarthy, P.P., Ballincollig(1890-1901). At one stage both brothers were simultaneously curates in the Parish of Kilmacabea (Leap)

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Priest’s House, Rosscarbery, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Facthna’s Church, Rosscarbery, Co. Cork

The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass was, Fr. Timothy O’Hea, C.C., Sherkin Island; deacon was, Fr. John Murray, C.C., Union Hall; sub-deacon was, Fr. Jeremiah Crowley, C.C., Ardfield, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. John O’Hea, P.P., Ardfield.