Very Rev. Eugene McSwiney PP


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
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.

Associated Links
His uncle, Very Rev. Peter McSwiney, PP
His nephew, Fr. Eugene O’Brien, CC
His cousin, Very Rev. Denis Murphy, PP, VF.