Parish Of Birth
Rathpeacon (Diocese of Cloyne)
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Glounthaune PP : 16/3/1957 – 10/10/1972
Ballinhassig PP : 8/3/1943 – 16/3/1957
Muintir Bhaire PP : 11/4/1935 – 8/3/1943
Chaplain, Mercy Hospital/Cork : 11/4/1913 – 1917
Ss. Peter & Paul’s CC : 11/4/1913 – 11/4/1935
Chaplain, Clifton Convalescent Home : 16/9/1904 – 11/4/1913
He was a brother of Very Rev. John McSwiney, P.P., Kilbrittain (1930-1946).
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 9/2/1954.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Mercy Hospital, Cork
Place Of Burial
Sacred Heart Church Grounds, Glounthaune, Co. Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork and Ross was the principal celebrant of the Concelebrated Requiem Mass. The other concelebrants were; Fr. Wm. Shinkwin, C.C., Baile an Easpaig and Fr. Michael Cahalane, C.C., The Lough. The master of ceremonies was; Fr. Donal O’Callaghan, Bishop’s Secretary.
His brother, Very Rev. John.