Very Rev. Jeremiah J. Burke PP


Parish Of Birth

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

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Barryroe PP : 09/1918 – 10/3/1939

Clonakilty CC : 1914 – 09/1918

Bealad CC : 09/1907 – 1914

Leap CC : 06/1898 – 09/1907

Chaplain, Skibbereen Workhouse : 1895 – 06/1898

Cape Clear CC : 06/1894 – 1895

Ministry Abroad/Glasgow : 1890 – 1894

He was a brother of Fr. John Burke, C.C. , Rosscarbery (1902-1905) and an uncle of Fr. William Burke, P.P. , Kilmacabea (1975-1981), an a relative of Very Rev. Denis Canon McCarthy, P.P., Ballincollig (1890-1901). At one stage both brothers were simultaneously curates in the Parish of Kilmacabea.
One of his classmate’s at Maynooth was Archbishop Mannix of Melbourne, Australia.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
Lislevane Cemetery, Barryroe, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Casey, Bishop of Ross, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. William Burke, C.C., Glasgow (nephew); deacon was, Fr. Jerome Casey, C.C., Clogagh; sub-deacon was, Fr. Denis J. Barry, C.C., Bealad, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. James Fitzpatrick, P.P., Kilmeen.