Rev. Edmund McDonald


Parish Of Birth
Tracton Abbey

Details Of Ordination


Retired From Ministry : 1922

Diocesan Inspector Cork : 1916 – 1922

Chaplain, South Infirmary : 18/6/1905 – 1916

Sick Leave

Kilmichael CC : 8/11/1891 – 1891

Kilbrittain CC : 14/7/1889 – 8/11/1891

Chaplain, Christian Brothers, Cork : 1/8/1888 – 14/7/1889

Chaplain, Reparation Convent : 22/7/1888 – 14/7/1889

St. Finbarr’s Diocesan Seminary, St. Patrick’s Hill/Dean : 08/1886 – 14/7/1889

Schull CC : 1885 – 1886

Having retired from ministry he lived at Britsfieldtown House, Carrigaline, Co. Cork.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Mercy Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
Templebridget Cemetery, Crosshaven, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass at Ss. Peter and Paul’s Church, Cork. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. Denis O’Donoghue, C.C., Ss. Peter and Paul’s; deacon was, Fr. Richard J. Dalton, C.C., Ss. Peter and Paul’s; sub-deacon was, Fr. John Hegarty, Chaplain, Bessboro Home, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Jeremiah Fehilly, C.C., Ss. Peter and Paul’s.