Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Barryroe PP : 09/1918 – 10/3/1939
Clonakilty CC : 1914 – 09/1918
Bealad CC : 09/1907 – 1914
Leap CC : 06/1898 – 09/1907
Chaplain, Skibbereen Workhouse : 1895 – 06/1898
Cape Clear CC : 06/1894 – 1895
Ministry Abroad/Glasgow : 1890 – 1894
He was a brother of Fr. John Burke, C.C. , Rosscarbery (1902-1905) and an uncle of Fr. William Burke, P.P. , Kilmacabea (1975-1981), an a relative of Very Rev. Denis Canon McCarthy, P.P., Ballincollig (1890-1901). At one stage both brothers were simultaneously curates in the Parish of Kilmacabea.
One of his classmate’s at Maynooth was Archbishop Mannix of Melbourne, Australia.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Bon Secours Hospital, Cork
Place Of Burial
Lislevane Cemetery, Barryroe, Co. Cork
His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Casey, Bishop of Ross, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. William Burke, C.C., Glasgow (nephew); deacon was, Fr. Jerome Casey, C.C., Clogagh; sub-deacon was, Fr. Denis J. Barry, C.C., Bealad, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. James Fitzpatrick, P.P., Kilmeen.