Very Rev. Thomas M. Haynes PP


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
Bayeux, France

Details Of Ordination
Bayeux, France

Desertserges PP : 1841 – 6/6/1847

Desertserges Adm : 1839 – 1841

Desertserges CC : 1838 – 1839

Upper Glanmire CC : 1836 – 1838

Lower Glanmire CC – 1836

Lower Glanmire would correspond to all or part of the present day Glounthaune Parish and Upper Glanmire to all or part of the present day Glanmire Parish. Desertserges Parish has been amalgated to the Parish of Enniskeane since 1858.
Local legend maintains that Fr. Haynes died soon after an exorcism – expelling an evil spirit from a terrible woman – ‘Maire Gaedhlach’, who lived locally.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Ahiohill, Enniskeane, Co. Cork

Place Of Burial
Church of the Assumption Cemetery, Ahiohill, Enniskeane, Co. Cork

On Sunday, 6th inst., of fever caught in the faithful discharge of his arduous ministerial duties, Rev. T. Haynes, P.P., Deserserges near Bandon, beloved and respected by all who had the pleasure of his aquaintance. He lived the poor man’s friend and died the faithful devoted priest of the Altar to which he was so long and worthly attached. – Cork Examiner, 14/6/1847.