Very Rev. Timothy F. Lyons

Deceased

Parish Of Birth
Cathedral

Colleges Attended
Irish College, Paris France

Details Of Ordination
Le Mans, France
1830

Appointments
Retired ex Spike Island : 1883

Chaplain, Spike Island Convict Centre : 1848 – 1883

Blackrock Adm : 1840 – 1848

Bandon CC

Courceys CC

Innishannon CC : 1838

Ovens CC

Desertserges CC : 1836

Notes
For a fuller insight into the life and times of Fr. Timothy F. Lyons, we would recommend: A History of the Diocese of Cork – from the Penal Era to the Famine, by Evelyn Bolster, p. 294-5.
It was during Fr. Lyons’ chaplaincy at Spike Island that John Mitchel was incarcerated there prior to his being transported to Tasmania.
For a fuller insight into the story of Spike Island (in Cork Harbour) and the Diocese of Cork, we would recommend: A History of the Diocese of Cork – from the Penal Era to the Famine, by Evelyn Bolster, p.93-4; 212-3; 295; 310.

Date Of Death
1886

Place Of Death
Sunday’s Well, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Cork