Very Rev. Edward T. (Ned) FitzGerald PP


Parish Of Birth
South Parish

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s Chapel, Upton, Co. Cork

Glounthaune PP : 11/7/1972 – 13/8/1988

Glounthaune Adm. : 11/7/1970 – 10/11/1972

Mayfield CC : 14/8/1964 – 11/7/1970

Ballyphehane CC : 12/3/1956 – 14/8/1964

Ringaskiddy CC : 18/11/1950 – 12/3/1956

Chaplain, Bessboro Convent : 8/9/1940 – 18/11/1950

Ministry – Cloyne Diocese : 1939 – 1940

He was nephew of Very Rev. Edward J. Canon Fitzgerald, P.P., Ballinlough (1955-1988), and a grand nephew of Sir Edward Fitzgerald, Lord Mayor of Cork (1901-1903).
In 1960, Fr. Fitzgerald was one of the two delegates from Cork who attended the inaugral meeting of the Credit Union Movement in Ireland which was held in Dublin. On the 1st July 1960 the first Credit Union in Cork (Ballyphehane) was established with Fr. Fitzgerald as founder member and director.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
South Infirmary Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
Sacred Heart Church Grounds, Glounthaune, Co. Cork