Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel , Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Blackrock PP : 14/7/1933 – 14/3/1955
Douglas PP : 1/7/1929 – 14/7/1929
Courceys PP : 6/12/1914 – 1/7/1929
Dunmanway CC : 25/6/1900 – 6/12/1914
Ballydehob CC : 28/8/1892 – 25/6/1900
Chaplain, Fever Hospital, Cork : 1891 – 28/8/1892
Mayfield Chaplaincy : 5/12/1889 – 28/8/1892
Chaplain, St. Raphael’s Asylum for Blind : 5/12/1889 – 28/8/1892
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter on the 14/7/1931.
He was an uncle of Very Rev. William(Bill) Canon Murphy, P.P., Enniskeane and a relative of Fr. Daniel Finbarr Murphy.
As Parish Priest of Blackrock, he was instrumental in the building of the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, Ballinlough (1938)
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Parochial House, Blackrock, Cork
Place Of Burial
St. Michael’s Church Grounds, Blackrock, Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Lucey, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Very Rev. Thomas Canon O’Keeffe, P.P., Glanmire; deacon was, Very Rev. James Canon Bastible, Dean of Residence, U.C.C.; sub-deacon was, Very Rev. Jeremiah Canon Fehily, P.P., Ss. Peter& Paul’s, and the master of ceremonies was, Very Rev. Dr. Daniel Connolly, President, St. Finbarr’s Diocesan Seminary, Farranferris.
His nephew, Very Rev. William (Bill) Canon Murphy
His relative, Fr. Daniel Finbarr Murphy