Very Rev. James Bowen PP

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Kinsale

Colleges Attended
Pontifical Irish College Rome, Italy.

Details Of Ordination
Cork
1855

Appointments
Muintir Bhaire PP : 04/1877 – 23/10/1855

Courceys CC : 1871 – 04/1877

Kilbrittain CC : 10/1870 – 1871

Enniskeane CC : 1863 – 10/1870

Ballinhassig CC : 1859 – 1863

Caheragh CC : 12/1857 – 1859

Enniskeane CC : 1856 – 12/1857

Notes
He died at the comparatively young age of 55 from a malignant fever.

He was an uncle of Fr. Cornelius Bowen, C.C., Glanmire (1885-1892).

Date Of Death
23/10/1885

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Durrus, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
Sacred Heart Church Vaults, Durrus, Co. Cork

Obituary
The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass was, Fr. Michael Kearney, C.C., Bantry; deacon was, Fr. Laurence Cummins, C.C., Drimoleague; sub-deacon was, Fr. T. O’Donoghue, C.C., Macroom, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. John O’Leary, C.C., Bantry.