Very Rev. Canon William Lane PP


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
Irish College, Paris France

Details Of Ordination
Paris, France

Dunmanway PP : 1887 – 10/4/1907

Ballinhassig PP : 1881 – 1887

St. Patrick’s CC (Lr. Rd.) : 1860 – 1881

Chaplain, Cork Military Barracks : 1860 – 1881

Enniskeane CC : 1858 – 1860

Douglas/Ballygarvan C.C. : 1857 – 1858

During his pastorship in Dunmanway, he had a convent and schools built there, and introduced into the parish, the Patrician Brothers, the Christian Brothers, and the Nuns of the Order of St. Vincent de Paul.

He was appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1887.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
The Presbytery, Dunmanway, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Patrick’s Church Grounds, Dunmanway, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. O’Callaghan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Very Rev. Canon Henry Reid, P.P., V.F., Bantry; deacon was, Fr. William Murphy, C.C., Dunmanway; sub-deacon was, Fr Jeremiah Cohalan, Chaplain, Sisters of Charity, Dunmanway, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. John Coakley, C.C., Bantry.