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Killea Graveyard, Clondagad
Clondagad Parish
(Complete as of November 2009)
Transcriptions from Headstones
Ballynacally I.C.A. (Irish Countrywomens’ Association)


ROW 1
1
With cross marking- unknown

2
Unknown

3
In loving memory of
PATRICK PURCELL LISHEEN
Who died July 13th 1913
Aged 65 Years
And his children John
Died in USA December 15th 1920
Aged 23 years
Joseph died May 2nd 1928
Aged 20 years
Teresa died November 27th 1929
Aged 27 years
R.I.P
Erected by his loving wife Anne Purcell
James Purcell died 16th June 1981
His wife Delia ( Tierney)
Died 24th September 2001 Aged 89

4
Erected by
Michael Coffey of Lisheen
In loving memory
Of his wife
ELLENCOFFEY
died 30th December 1911
aged 69 years
R.I.P
SACRED Heart of Jesus
Have Mercy on her soul

2nd Headstone
In loving memory of
JOHN COFFEY
Dromadrehid and Lisheen
Died December 12th 1978
Aged 70 years
His brother Martin
Lisheen
Died September 1st 2002
Aged 52 Years
R.I,P
Erected by his brothers and sisters

In loving memory of
ELLEN COFFEY
Lisheen
Who died 30th December 1911
Aged 68 years
Her husband MICHAEL
Died 29th November 1916
Aged 88 years
Their son PATRICK
Died 30th June 1938
Aged 68 years
His wife MARY (NÉE KILDEA)
Died 23rd June 1947
Aged 77 years
Baby CHRISTINA SUSAN COFFEY
8th August, 1987
Rest in peace
Erected by Michael Coffey

5
Sacred to the memory of
SINON J. DOOHAN
Who died 8th June 1911 aged 17
Erected by his father Patrick G. Doohan

6
PATRICK MURPHY
Lisheen
Who died 30th January 1910
Aged – years
Also their children James and John
On whose souls sweet Jesus have mercy
Erected by ----------------&family

EDWARD MURPHY
Lisheen
Died 8 October 2009
Aged 73 years

Side
EDWARD MURPHY
Died Dec 10th 1968 aged 75
His daughter MARY
Died Oct 16th 1950 aged 20
Mrs Mary Murphy Died 5th Jan.1992
EDMUND MURPHY
Died January 5 1931, Aged 71
His wife KATE
Died March 24 1935, Aged 75

7
In loving memory of
JOHN O HALLORAN
Who died November 13th 1913
John Junior
February 21st 1939
Ellen January 18th 1943
Theresa Sept. 21st 1850
John Junior’s wife Bridget
Died 11 December 1961
His sister Delia
Died 23rd December 1971
Their son John died 28 Feb. 1978
Michael Malone
Died 23October 2006
Eileen Malone nee O’Halloran
Died 20th May 2009

8
Pray for the souls of
EDWARD O BRIEN
Drumquin
Died 6th April 1966
His wife Margaret (nee McNamara)
Died 17th Jan 1985

9
TOM LEYDON
Erected by his Nephew
Jackie Leydon

10
Headstone 1
Erected by
Bridget Cleary
Caherea
In loving memory of her husband
JAMES CLEARY
Who died 28th July 1911
Aged 66 years

Small Plaque
Pray for
PATRICK CLEARY
died 10-02-1947
His wife Delia
Died 12-01-1948
And son Patrick Died 1-11-1948
Bridget died 19-09-1923 aged 83
R.I.P

Headstone 2
Erected by
Bridget Cleary Caherea
In loving memory of her son
MICHEAL CLEARY
Who died 14th May 1911
Aged 35 years

11
Erected by
John & Margaret Mc Mahon
of Cragbrien
In fond and loving memory of their dear parents who departed this life
In memory of
ANTHONY & MARGARET MCMAHON
and their children Michael, John, Martin, Margaret, Annie, Nora, Delia, Katie, and Edward

12
In loving memory of
FRANK MCMAHON
Lisheen
Died 10th July 1957 aged 75 years
His wife Annie
died July 4th 1964
Their children Mary
died 22nd May 1930
& Patrick died 28th August 1935
RI.P

ROW 2

13
In memory of
MARY SCANLAN
Who died March 21st 1910
Aged 77 years
Also her husband
JOHN SCANLAN
Who died March 15th 1916
Aged 85 years
Their son JOHN
10th May 1868 – 16th January 1951
His wife BRIDGET (NÉE MCMAHON)
Interred in Lissycasey
Erected by John Scanlan
R. I. P.

14
Small stone –no name

15
Erected by Mary Kelly
Islandavinna
In loving memory of her loving husband
JOHN KELLY
Who died August 14th 1911
Aged 48 years
Also her son John died August 15th 1911
Aged 25 years
R.I.P

16
Small stone- no name

17
Erected by
Sinon Cleary
In loving of his wife
MARY CLEARY
Died October 6th 1904
R.I.P

18
In loving memory of
MARY O’CONNOR
Lisheen
Who died 12th August 1906
Aged 63
Erected by her husband
Thomas O’Connor
Margaret died Dec.1941
Thomas died Dec.1950
Patrick died May 1954
Susan died March 1964
John O ‘Connor died 16th Nov 1991
Mary O Connor
Died 31 July 2008

19
In loving memory of
WILLIAM HURLEY
of Clonmore
who died 20th September 1905
Aged 65 years
His wife Bridget
Died July 1945 aged 97 years
And his son Thomas
Died August 1949
Aged 58 years
His wife Susan Hurley
died 25th October 1965
aged 71 years

20
In loving memory of
MARY CLEARY
Lisheen Upper
Died 1st October 1979 aged 63 years
Her son Michael
Died 28th March 1948 aged 7 years
Her husband Jack
Died 15th May 1990
Aged 79 years
R.I.P
Erected by
her fond husband & family

21
Cross set in concrete (unmarked)

22
In loving memory of
JOHN & MARY O BRIEN
of Lisheen
Erected by their children

23
PAT LAHIFFE

ROW 3

24
In loving memory of Parents
MARGARET AND JOE BRODERICK
7 St Patricks Tce, Ennis
Their sons John, Timothy & Michael
Martin (Charlie)
Died 8th December 1988
R.I.P
Erected by Michael ‘s wife
Bernadette Broderick

25
Stone

26
Cross

27
BRENNAN

28
O’NEILL
Erected by John O’Neill of
Lisheen
In loving memory of his beloved wife
Who died 17th Jan 1919
Aged 36 years

29
In loving memory of
MARY BRENNAN
Who died June 20th 1915
Aged 50 years
Also her husband Michael Brennan
March 10 1927 aged 80 years
Son Thomas Brennan
R.I.P

30
Loving memory of
MARGARET O’NEILL
Nee Tuohy
Lisheen Ballynacally
Died 22nd Aug 1968
Those who think of her today
A little prayer to Jesus say
Her daughter
THERESA EGAN NÉE TUOHY
Died 21st Oct., 1992
Erected by her family Tuohy’s

31
Cross

32
Concrete cross (no name)

These two graves are in between rows 2 & 3

ROW 4.

33
Erected
By
Michael and Bidelia LYTTETON
In loving memory of their eldest and
Dearly beloved child
MARY MARGARET
Who departed this life on the 21st May 1896
Aged 7 years

O Mother of perpetual
Succour pray for her
R.I.P

In loving memory of
STEPHEN LITTLETON
Lisheen
Died Oct 2nd1991
His parents John and Gretta
And Aunt Agnes (Littleton)
R.I.P
Erected by Michael Barron

34
Stone

35
Stone

36
Stone

37(a)
In loving memory of
MATTHEW O SULLIVAN
Lisheen
Who died 30th Jan 1977
His wife Delia
Died 6th June 1997
R.I.P
(b)
In loving memory of
Mary Jane Sullivan nee Foster
Late Tulla
Who died in London
13th April1967
Her husband John
who died 10th July 1970
His sister Elizabeth
died 21st September 1985
R.I.P
Erected by her husband John

MARTIN O’SULLIVAN
Lisheen
Died 21 March 2010

38
stone

39
Stone

40
Stone

41
In loving memory of
PETER RENOLDS
Drumquin
Who died Feb 9th 1933
And James Carrigg
Drumquin
Who died April 3 1966
Bridget Carrigg died 2 August 1987 aged 83 years
R.I.P
Erected by Bridget Carrigg & Family
Jimmy Reynolds
Died 7th Oct 2008

42
Stone no inscription

43
Erected by William KEANE
Market Street Ennis
In memory of his beloved daughter
ANNE
Died March 15th 1899
Aged 17 years
R.I.P
Also their nephew Thomas Tuohy
Lisheen
Died 27th Nov 1975
Aged 61 years his daughter Brigid
Died 10th Feb 1956
His wife Nora
Died 17th Feb. 2007
Aged 86 years

ROW 5

44
In loving memory of
BRIDGET MARKHAM
Craigbrien
Who died 20th Jan 1917
Aged 70 years
R.I.P
John Markham died 20 Jan 1931
Patrick Markham died 10 June 1934
Ita Markham died 3 Sept 1948
Jack Markham died 12 Jan 1959
Nora Markham died 28 Nov 1961
Rory Markham died 25 March 1981

45
Stone

46
Stone

47
Stone

48
Erected by
John O Grady
In memory of his father
JAMES O GRADY
Died 8th April 1865
Aged 60 years
Also his mother
Margaret O Grady
Died 5 January 1888
Aged 70 years
May they rest in peace

49
Erected by
Bridget Cleary
In memory of her husband
JAMES CLEARY
Who died 25th June 1885
Aged 50 years
For him and posterity
R.I.P

50
In fond memory of
JOHN O REILLY
Who died Nov 26th 1941
Aged 71 years
Erected by his wife
Bridget O Reilly
R.I.P

51
Erected by
John Kerin in memory
Of his beloved wife
BRIDGET NEAGLE
Died January 10 1890
Aged 58 years
May her soul rest in peace

52
Jesus mercy
Erected by Patrick O‘DEA
Lisheen Upper
in memory of his parents & brothers
R.I.P

C50, C51 & C52 are all between rows 5 & 6

ROW 6

53
I.H.S
Erected by
Pat Nagle of Horse Island, Lisheen
In memory of his beloved father PATRICK NAGLE
Died the 26th August 1875
Aged 78 years
May he rest in peace
Amen

54
In Loving Memory of
PATRICK SHARRY
Lisheen
Who died Jan 19th 1963
his wife Catherine
who died Dec 17th 1980 R.I.P

55
In memory of
CATHERINE COLLINS
died 8th March 1926

56
In memory of
JOHN MCGUANE
Clonmore
Who died 31st January 1981
His wife Anna (nee Nihill)
Died 31st January 2001
Their infant son Patrick
Died 25th March 1957
Michael Quinn
Died 28th January 1959
Remember also the Quinn family
Clonmore
Interred in this cemetery

ROW7

57
STONE

58
STONE

59
FRAWLEY

60
MICK MCGRATH
died 1946
His wife Margaret died 1969

61
Cross at end of this grave
G.M.C

62
FITZGERALD
Cragbrien
R.I.P

63
No marking

64
Stone

65
Stone

66
Stone

67
In loving memory of
CATHERINE O REILLY
Lisheen, Ballynacally
Who died 3rd November 1933
Aged 72 years
Sacred Heart of Jesus
Have mercy on her soul
Her husband Thomas O Reilly
Died 5th December 1939
Aged 81 years
Sweet heart of Jesus have mercy
on their souls
Their daughter Josie
Died 10TH Feb. 1978
R.I.P
Erected by their only daughter
Josie

68
Erected by
James O Reilly
In memory of his father
JAMES O REILLY
Who died on the 6th March 1893
Also his mother Anne O Reilly
Died 30th May 1902
R.I.P

Mary O Reilly died October 1945
James O Reilly died Nov 1955
Francis O Reilly died July 1962
Frank O Reilly died Oct. 1985

DELIA O’REILLY (NÉE CLANCY)
Lisheen.
Died 30 October 2009

ROW 8

69
In loving memory of
PATRICK SCANLAN
Decomade
Died October 11th 1914
Aged 84 years

70
In loving memory of
DANIEL DOOHAN
Decomade
His wife Margaret
Son Martin
Grandson Martin
R.I.P

71
In loving memory of
WILLIAM DUGGAN
Lisheen
Died 17th July 1979
Aged 74 years
His wife Elizabeth
Died May 1989

72
I.H.S
Do tógadh an líog seo
Go duthlactach dílis le
LIAM UA DÁLAIGH
Agus le Seamus Óg Ua Dálaigh
Mar buan cuímhne os uaigh
A n-athar agus a mathar
Séamus Ua Dálaigh
Na Cluanna Móire
A fuair bás an 16de Deire Foghmhair 1890
I n-aois a 65 bliadhna agus Maireád a bhean
A fuair bás an 18de Deire Foghmhair
1904
I n-aois a 64 bliadhna
John Daly Clonmore
Died Dec. 1933
Jane Daly died March 1955
Patrick Daly died 21 Feb. 1987
Mary(Molly) Daly Clonmore
Died 23 Jan 1998
Aged 85
Go ndéanadh Dia Trocaire ar
A n-anamaithe

73
Stone

74
Stone

75
Erected in loving memory
MS MARY MEEHAN
Lisheen
Who died 16th September 1930
? years
…………..Husband
…………January
…………1934

76
In loving memory of
My parents
MATTHEW AND MARY MEEHAN
Lisheen
Michael Meehan
Died August 24th 1965
Aged 69 years

77
In loving memory of
THOMAS GARVEY
Tiermaclane
Who died 9th February 1902
Aged 80 years
Also his son Michael
Who died 5th May 1902
Aged 26 years
Patrick O’Neill died April 8th 1934
His wife Catherine(Nee Garvey)
Died August 5th 1945
Erected by his fond wife and children

78
In fond memory of
MICHAEL & MARGARET O’FLYNN
Deer Island
Their sons
Jack died 1932
Charles died 1960
Jimmy died 1967
Their daughters
Mary died 1942
Susan died 1956
Nora died 1969
Catherine died 1971
Louise died 1987
Ann died 1960
Rest in Peace

79
Stone

80
In memory of
SUSAN CLEARY
Lisheen
Who died Feb 19th 1959
Aged 76 years
Her husband Michael
Died Nov 15th 1964
R.I.P.
Erected by her husband and family

In loving memory of
SUSAN CLEARY NÉE MOLONEY
Lisheen
Who died 19th Feb., 1959 Aged 76 yrs
Her husband MICHAEL
Died 15th Nov., 1964 Aged 94 yrs
Their son JAMES
Died 11th April 2011 Aged 95 yrs
Their grandchildren
Infant FRANCIS HEHIR
Died Jan., 1939
LILY HEHIR
Died 29th July 1948 aged 4 yrs
And infant EILEEN HEHIR
Died June 1947

ROW 9

81
Unmarked

82
In loving memory of
MICHAEL QUINN
Cragbrien
Died 12th Dec. 1936
His wife Mary nee Devine
Died 2 July 1954
Also her brothers
Tom & Jack Devine
Tom Quinn
Died 6th Jan. 1988
Michael Quinn
Died 11th April 1989
Rest in Peace.

83
Stone

84
Stone

85 (Flagstone)
This was erected by Hanora Corbett alias B…….
In memory of her husband
TH CORBETT
Who departed this life
April 16th 1826
Aged 68 years for her and family
May they rest in peace.

85 - Stone
In loving memory of
MARTIN CORBETT
Lisheen
Died 2nd Sept. 1951
Aged 84 years
His wife Margaret /nee Gavin?
Died 23rd Dec. 1958 aged 78 years
Their daughter Peggie
Died 27th March 1957 aged 36 years
Their daughter Delia
Died 10th Sept. 1978 aged 79 years
Vincent Corbett
17th Feb. 2009 aged 90

Remember all other members of the Corbett family buried here since 1886
Rest in Peace

86
Stone

87
Stone

88
In loving memory of
MICHAEL O’REILLY
Carhumeer
His wife Ellen
His son John and daughter Ann
R.I.P.
Erected by his daughter

89
Stone

90
Stone

91

92

93
Here lies the body of
EDMOND MURPHY
Of Lisheen
Who died 6th Sept 1868
Aged 67 years
Erected by his beloved wife
Ann Murphy alias Coffey
For him and his posterity.
May he rest in peace.

94
Erected by Michael HOGAN
& family Lisheen
In loving memory of his wife ANN
Who died 12th May 1920
aged 53 years
Tom Hogan died 10th Aug. 1977
His wife Agnes died 25th Oct. 1988

95
In loving memory of
MARTIN HEHIR
Ballycorrick
Who died 10th Sept. 1933
Aged 25 years
Also his father James O’Hehir
Died 11th Jan. 1942 aged 85 years
His mother Jane nee Barry
died 4th Dec. 1953 aged 84 years
Their son William O Hehir
Died 27th Aug. 1988 aged 87 years
And his infant son Gerard
Died Oct. 1937 aged 4 months
Also his wife Lena nee Quigley
Interred in Kilchreest 5th July 1975 aged 71 years
R.I.P.
Erected by his father James Hehir

96
Stone

97
ELLEN MOLONEY
Drumquin
Who died 26th July 1907
Aged 34 years

98
In loving memory of
MICHAEL CASEY
Drumquin who died 26th Sept. 1915
Aged 72
Erected by his wife & family.

99
In loving memory
SENAN MC AULIFFE
Island-Avanna Tiermaclane
Died 11th Nov. 1986 aged 65 years
Also his parents John & Bridget
His brothers Michael & Patrick
And his grandparents
Patrick and Bridget Daly
His wife MARY ANN (NÉE REYNOLDS)
Died 12 Feb., 2007 Aged 79
All late of Drumquin
May they rest in peace.

100
Stone

101
Stone

102 (a)
In loving memory of
PATRICK HEHIR
Lisheen
Died 7th June 1976
His wife Rita(nee Cleary)
Died 9th January 1986
Also his sisters
Mary Anne Heffernan
Died 9th July 1946
Delia died 15th April 1946
R.I.P.

102(b)
In loving memory of
JOHN HEHIR
Cragbrien
Died 28th Jan. 1969
His father John
Died 18th March 1953
His mother Bridget(nee Whelan)
Died 22nd April 1945
Also his grandparents
Dan and Nora

103
Slab
Sacred to the memory of
DAVID MC MAHON
Who departed this life
January 5th A.D. 1845
Aged 60 years
May he rest in peace Amen.
Erected by his affectionate brother James McMahon
For him and posterity.

104
In loving memory
THOMAS SHARRY
Lisheen
Who died 19th Feb. 1975
His wife Delia
Who died 26th April 1977
John Sharry Died May 26th 2008

105
Erected by John Corry
Of Cragbrien
In memory of his daughter
CATHERINE CORRY
Who died 5th Sept. 1856 aged 26 yrs.
May her soul rest in peace
Amen

106
Stone

107
Stone

108
Stone

109
In loving memory of
MICHAEL SCALES
Newroad, Ennis
Who died 23rd November 1910
Aged 39 years
Also his son Tom
Aged 3 years
Sweet Jesus have mercy on their souls
His wife Margaret
Died 28th Dec. 1941 aged 69 years

110
Stone

111
Here lies the body of
TIM COFFEY
Of Lisheen
Died 26th January 1878
Aged 70 years
Erected by his beloved wife
Hanora Coffey
Alias Meany
R.I.P.

112 (a)
In loving memory of
MARY ANNE KILLOUGHERY
Lisheen
Who died 23rd May 1952
Aged 36 years.

C112 (b)
In loving memory of
THOMAS, CATHERINE AND NED WALSH
Of Lisheen
Also erected by Michael Walsh
Who died Sept. 19th 1940
R.I.P.

113
Stone

114
Stone

115
Stone

116
Stone

117(a)
Erected by John CLEARY Lisheen
In memory of his father PATRICK
Who died 23rd Dec 1897 aged 51 yrs
Also his brothers
Patrick aged 19
And Thomas aged 23
John Cleary died 6th April 1948
Mary Cleary died 12th Feb. 1961
James Guinnane died 25th May 1987

C117 (b)
Erected by Ellon Cleary
Alias Leahy
In memory of her beloved husband
THOs LEAHY
Lisheen who departed April 1875 aged 80 years
May he R.I.P. Amen

118
Stone

119
MARY HOGAN
alias Barry
Departed this life 11th Oct. 1887
Aged 58 years.
Erected by her son Michael Hogan of Lisheen
For him and posterity.

120
MARY FRANCES HINDLE
Died 17 February 1975
Her son Thomas
Died 21 November 1983
Her son James
30st July 2006


121
MARY SPELLISSY (Née O’SHEA)
Lisheen
Died 3 October 2010
Aged 80 years


122
MARY SPELLISSY (Née O’SHEA)
Lisheen
Died 3 October 2010
Aged 80 years

123
RYAN MICHAEL TRAVERS
Beloved son of Jonathan and Aisling
Died 28 October 2011

124
THE BRENNAN FAMILY
Cragbrien

 

 
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