Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Retired ex Enniskeane PP : 23/6/1983
Enniskeane PP : 11/8/1964 – 23/6/1983
Murragh and Templemartin PP : 7/1/1960 – 11/8/1964
Blackrock CC : 1/2/1944 – 7/1/1960
Ballinlough CC : 18/4/1935 – 1/2/1944
Kealkill CC : 7/7/1929 – 18/4/1935
Ministry Abroad/Southwark : 1925 – 1929
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 30/6/1970.
He was a nephew of Very Rev. William Canon Murphy, P.P., Blackrock (1933-1955) and a relative of Fr. Daniel Finbarr Murphy, Chaplain, Reparation Convent (1948-1954).
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Cork University Hospital, Cork
Place Of Burial
The Church of the Immaculate Conception Grounds, Enniskeane, Co. Cork
Two Bishops were present at Enniskeane to pay their respects to Canon Murphy – Bishop Ml. Murphy of Cork and Ross and his Auxiliary Bishop, Bishop John Buckley.
Concelebrating with the Bishops were the present Parish Priest (Enniskeane), Very Rev. Sean McCarthy; Very Rev. Jack Murphy, P.P., Iveleary; Very Rev Patrick Cahalane, P.P., Bandon. Frs. Sean Buckley (Ballinlough), Ted Hallahan (Douglas), Dan Crowley (The Lough) Liam O’Regan (The Lough), Christy O’Shaughnessey (Passage West) and Sean Burke (Ballinhasig). Master of ceremonies was, Fr. Denis Hayes, Hishop’s Secretary. Very Rev. Eugene Cashman, P.P. (Drimoleague) was Chanter and Fr. Martin Scully, C.C. (Enniskeane), Assistant M.C.
His uncle, Very Rev. William P. Canon Murphy, PP
His relative, Fr. Daniel Finbarr Murphy