Very Rev. Canon John Browne PP


Parish Of Birth

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

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

Blackrock PP : 09/1871 – 09/1872

Garrison Chaplain : 1847 – 09/1871

St. Patrick’s CC (Lr. Rd.) : 1847 – 09/1871

Cathedral CC : 1836 – 1847

Post Graduation/Maynooth : 1831 – 1836

Appointed Canon of the newly-established Cathedral Chapter on the 23/2/1858.

For an insight into Canon Browne’s role as ‘Garrison Chaplain’, we would recommend:- A History of the Diocese of Cork – the episcopate of William Delany, 1847 -1886, by Evelyn Bolster, p. 160 – 161.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death

Place Of Burial
St. Michael’s Church Grounds, Blackrock, Cork

The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass was, Very Rev. George Canon Sheehan, P.P., Bantry; deacon was Fr. Henry Reed, C.C., Ss. Peter & Paul’s; sub-deacon was, Fr. James Brady, C.C., St. Patrick’s, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. John James Coghlan, C.C., Ss. Peter & Paul’s.