Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
South Parish PP : 20/11/1899 – 7/2/1914
Glounthaune PP : 10/6/1895 – 20/11/1899
Cathedral CC : 1874 – 10/6/1895
Passage West CC : 1873 – 1874
Monkstown CC : 1871 – 1873
Enniskeane CC : 1869 – 1871
He was an uncle of Very Rev. James Canon O’Brien, P.P., V.F., Kinsale (1943-1954).
Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1889.
The Sacred Heart Church, Glounthaune (1898) was built during his appointment in Glounthaune.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
The Presbytery, 32 South Terrace, Cork
Place Of Burial
St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Cork
The celebrant of the Solemn Requiem Mass at St. Finbarr’s South was, Fr. James O’Brien, Chaplain, St. Angela’s Convent (nephew); deacon was, Fr. Philip C. McSweeney, C.C., St. Finbarr’s South; sub-deacon was, Fr. Timothy F. O’Connor, Chaplain, St. Maries of the Isle Convent, and the master of the ceremonies was, Fr Timothy O’Leary, C.C., St. Finbarr’s South.
His nephew, Very Rev. James Canon O’Brien, PP