Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Ballincollig PP : 1828 – 1842
Goleen PP : 1817 – 1828
He was incardinated from the Diocese of Cashel to the Diocese of Cork.
He was one of ten priests of the Diocese of Cork who died of fever during the Famine period.
For a brief insight into the times and work of Fr. Prior, we would recommend: ‘Famine in West Cork – The Mizen Peninsula Land and People 1800 – 1852’ by Patrick Hickey, p. 50; 70; 350.
Date Of Death
Place Of Burial
St. James Church Grounds, Ballinora, Co. Cork