Very Rev. Canon Patrick Cornelius McSweeney PP


Parish Of Birth

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

Details Of Ordination
North Presentation Convent Chapel, Cork

Innishannon PP : 10/8/1931 – 27/12/1953

South Parish CC : 3/3/1912 – 10/8/1931

Kilmichael Adm : 13/11/1910 – 3/3/1912

Kilmichael CC : 30/9/1906 – 13/11/1910

Ballydehob CC : 30/4/1902 – 30/9/1906

Chaplain, Convent of Mercy, Bantry : 1/1/1900 – 30/4/1902

Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 2/9/1952.
He was an uncle of Very Rev. Canon Daniel J. Donovan, P.P., V.G., The Lough (1970-1973).
His grandnephews, Fr’s Jim & John O’Donovan currently serve in the Diocese.
He was a cousin of Fr. Patrick Twohig, Chaplain, Mount St. Joseph’s (1930-1932).

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial, House, Upton, Co. Cork.

Place Of Burial
St. Mary’s Church Grounds, Innishannon, Co. Cork.

His Lordship. Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Rt. Rev. Mgr. Joseph Scannell, P.P., V.G., St. Patrick’s; deacon was, Very Rev. Edward Canon Fitzgerald, P.P., Dunmanway; sub-deacon was, Very Rev. Denis Canon Murphy, P.P., Bantry, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Jeremiah O’Mahony, C.C., Cathedral.

Associated Links
His nephew, Very Rev. Canon Dan Joe O’Donovan, PP,VG
His grandnephew, Very Rev. Jim O’Donovan, PP
His grandnephew, Very Rev. John O’Donovan, PP
His cousin, Fr. Patrick Twohig, Cp.