Very Rev. John McSwiney PP


Parish Of Birth
Rathpeacon (Diocese of Cloyne)

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

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

Kilbrittain PP : 23/6/1930 – 4/3/1946

Kilbrittain Adm : 29/7/1928 – 23/6/1930

Bandon CC : 25/3/1917 – 29/7/1928

Chaplain, Little Sisters of the Poor : 3/12/1900 – 25/3/1917

St. Patrick’s/St. Joseph’s C.C. : 22/1/1900 – 3/12/1900

Chaplain, St. Raphael’s Asylum for Blind : 22/1/1900 – 3/12/1900

Chaplain, Fever Hospital, Cork : 1899 – 1905

Durrus CC : 22/11/1896 – 22/1/1900

Chaplain, Sth. Presentation Convent : 19/7/1896 – 22/11/1896

He was a brother of Very Rev. Matthew Canon McSwiney, P.P., Glounthaune (1957-1972).

He was one of the first pupils at St. Finbarr’s Seminary, Farranferris, Cork.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Kilbrittain, Co. Cork.

Place Of Burial
St. Patrick’s Church Grounds, Kilbrittain, Co. Cork.

The celebrant of the Solemn Reqiem Mass was, Very Rev. Matthew McSwiney, P.P., Ballinhassig (brother); deacon was, Rev. Richard J. Dalton, C.C., Ss. Peter and Paul’s; sub-deacon was; Rev. Jeremiah Coakley, C.C., Kilmurry, and the master of ceremonies was, Rev. Daniel J. Horgan, C.C., Bandon.

Associated Links
His brother, Very Rev. Canon Matthew.