Very Rev. Canon Daniel McNamara PP


Parish Of Birth

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

Details Of Ordination


South Parish PP : 20/11/1899 – 7/2/1914

Glounthaune PP : 10/6/1895 – 20/11/1899

Cathedral CC : 1874 – 10/6/1895

Passage West CC : 1873 – 1874

Monkstown CC : 1871 – 1873

Enniskeane CC : 1869 – 1871

He was an uncle of Very Rev. James Canon O’Brien, P.P., V.F., Kinsale (1943-1954).

Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1889.

The Sacred Heart Church, Glounthaune (1898) was built during his appointment in Glounthaune.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
The Presbytery, 32 South Terrace, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Cork

The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass at St. Finbarr’s South was, Fr. James O’Brien, Chaplain, St. Angela’s Convent (nephew); deacon was, Fr. Philip C. McSweeney, C.C., St. Finbarr’s South; sub-deacon was, Fr. Timothy F. O’Connor, Chaplain, St. Maries of the Isle Convent, and the master of the ceremonies was, Fr Timothy O’Leary, C.C., St. Finbarr’s South.

Associated Links
His nephew, Very Rev. James Canon O’Brien, PP