Parish Of Birth
Carraig na bhFear
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Glanmire PP : 1886 – 3/6/1905
Ss. Peter & Paul’s Adm : 1874 – 1886
Ss. Peter & Paul’s CC : 1872 – 1874
Glounthaune CC : 1866 – 1870
Douglas CC : 1863 – 1866
Muintir Bhaire CC : 1860 – 1863
Watergrasshill CC : 1860 – 1860
His first appointment, after ordination, was to Watergrasshill, however, he changed with Fr. Thomas Palmer for Muintir Bhaire (Durrus).
In May 1870, during his time as curate in Glounthaune he was sent to America with Fr. Michael B. Buckley, Adm. Ss. Peter & Pauls, to collect funds for the Cork Cathedral. A sum of ?5,000 was collected during that mission.
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1878.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
The Presbytery, Glanmire, Co. Cork
Place Of Burial
Church of the Immaculate Conception, Carrignavar, Co. Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. O’Callaghan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass at St. Joseph’s Church, Glanmire. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. John Russell, C.C., Glanmire; deacon was, Fr. Timothy Murphy, C.C., Durrus; sub-deacon was, Fr. Charles A. Walsh, C.C., Clontead, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Martin Murphy, C.C., Cathedral.