Parish Of Birth
St. Kieran’s College Kilkenny, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Kierans College, Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny
Enniskeane PP : 15/5/1892 – 21/5/1900
Ballinhassig PP : 07/1887 – 15/5/1892
Ballincollig CC : 1863 – 07/1887
He was a nephew of Very Rev. Peter McSwiney, P.P., Courceys (1832-1841).
He was an uncle of Fr. Eugene O’Brien, C.C., Ballincollig (1895).
He was a cousin of the brothers, Archbishop Daniel Murphy of Hobart, Tasmania and Very Rev. Denis Murphy, P.P., Kinsale (1846 -1853).
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Parochial House, Enniskeane, Co. Cork
Place Of Burial
St. Mary’s (Old) Cemetery, Kilmurry, Co. Cork
The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Enniskeane, was, Fr Jeremiah Coughlan, C.C., Bandon; deacon was, Fr. William Desmond, C.C., Kilmurry; sub-deacon was, Fr. Bartholomew Curtain, C.C., Murragh, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Murphy.
His uncle, Very Rev. Peter McSwiney, PP
His nephew, Fr. Eugene O’Brien, CC
His cousin, Very Rev. Denis Murphy, PP, VF.