Very Rev. Canon William James O’Sullivan PP


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
Collegio Urbano di Propaganda Rome

Details Of Ordination
Rome, Italy

Blackrock PP : 1872 – 27/2/1878

St. Patrick’s CC (Lr. Rd.) : 1848 – 1872

Cathedral/St.Patrick’s(King’s St) CC : 1842 – 1848

St. Mary’s College/Lecturer : 1839 – 1842

Chaplain, City Gaol : 1839 – 1842

Cathedral CC – 1842

Prior to 1848, St. Patrick’s was a Chapel-of-Ease for the Cathedral. In 1848 Bishop Delany created the Parish of St. Patrick’s, Lower Road, Cork.
He was appointed Canon of the newly-established Cathedral Chapter on the 23/2/1858.

Date Of Death

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

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Delany, Bishop of Cork presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant was, Very Rev. George Sheehan, P.P., V.G., St. Patrick’s; deacon was, Fr. James Lehane, C.C., Blackrock; sub-deacon was, Fr. Thomas Burke, C.C., St. Patricks, and the masters of the ceremonies were, Fr. Patrick Hurley, C.C., Cathedral, and Fr. Patrick O’Neill, C.C., Blackrock.