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Killeagh Gravestone Transcriptions, Co. Cork

Erected By John Condon in memory of his father Pierce Condon who Depd this Life March 10th 1814 aged 52 years. Also his mother Elizabeth Condon Alias Kelly died Augst 25th 1823 aged 55 years. May their souls rest in peace. Amen


Erected by his Fellow Countrymen, to the memory of Timothy Daly of Midleton, who fell fighting for his Country’s Independence in Castlemartyr on the night of 6th March 1867 in the 34th year of his age. R.I.P. God Save Ireland.

Erected by Lieutenant Patrick Walsh of Castlemary in memory of his Father and Mother. His father William Walsh Depd this life April 4th 1800 Aged 75 years. Also his mother Mary Walsh died April 20th 1808 aged 63 years.

Erected by Mary Troy alias Cunningham of Rieske in memory of her beloved father William Cunningham who died Feb 16th?? (side of page missing!) aged 76 years. Also her mother Elizabeth Cunningham alias Barry who died June 12th 1854 aged 80 years.

Erected by Rev.Richd Canon Smiddy, P.P. Aghada, in memory of his mother, Honora, wife of Pierse Smiddy of Ballymakeigh who died July 12 1875, aged 91 years. Also of his brothers, John died March 25 1851, aged 38 years. Michael died March 3 1857, aged 37 years. Lawrence died Jan 22 1847, aged 20 years, and Pierse died Dec 5 1854, aged 25 years. Requiescant in Pace. Amen.

Erected to the memory of Mary Ellen and Bridgie Kavanagh who died at Midleton A.D. 1874. By their loving parents Michael & Ellen Kavanagh, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA and of their grandmother Mary Anglum.

I.H.S. John Kelly died the 19th day of April 1767 Aged 72 years. Also his wife Mary Aghern Died 2nd day of February 1770 Aged 61 years.

In memory of Elizabeth Frances Boles wife of Rev. John Garde died 11th Sept 1861. And of their daughter Anna Mary Garde died April 19th 1902.

Remember Death and Fear the Lord. Erected by the Revd. P Hennessy P.P. of Castle Connell, Co. Limerick in memory of his beloved mother Mary Hennessy who died Decbr. 17th 1835 aged 58 years. May her soul rest in peace. Amen.

The Revd. Patrick Morris Erected This Tomb in Memory of his Beloved Father Redmond Morris of Killeagh who depd this life the 18th day of January 1829 Aged 79 years. Requiescant in pace. Amen.

This stone was erected by Wm. Kelly in Memory of his wife Bridget Hennessy who died December the 20th 1784 Aged 23 years. May she rest in peace.

Glengarriff Gravestone Transcriptions, Co. Cork

Barry: in loving memory of / John Barry / Reenmeen Glengarriff / died Jan 7th 1942 / his wife Catherine / died Jan 20th 1952 / their daughter Christina / died july 22nd 1944 / R.I.P.


Barry-Murphy: In / loving memory of / Michael Barry-Murphy / Reenmeen east / who died 7 October 2000 / aged 61 years.

Barry-O’Sullivan: In loving memory of / Johnny Barry-O’Sullivan / Glengarriff / died 9 December 2004 / aged 66 years .

Brassel: In / loving memory of / Mary Frances Brassel / Droumgarriff / died 3 May 1993 aged 54 years.

Brooks: In loving memory of / Edward Brooks / Shrone / died 19 Aug 1974 / his wife Hannah Mary / died 23 April 1997.

Brooks: In loving memory of / John Brooks / Shrone / died 8 April 2000 / beloved only son of / Edward and Hannah Mary Brooks.

Brooks: In / loving memory of / John Brooks / Carrigrour / died Jan. 7. 1982 / aged 67 years / his parents / Samuel and Ellen / his wife / Margaret (Peggy) / died Oct. 24. 2000 / aged 77 years / daughter in-law / Maria Josephine / died Dec. 31. 2004 aged 50 years.

Bantry Gravestone Transcriptions, Co. Cork

O’Connor: In loving memory / of / Margaret O’Connor / relict of / Benjamin O’Connor / who died 20th June 1898 / and of their daughter / Annie / who died 14th April 1899 / RIP /and their son / John Joseph / who died 15 Dec 1902 /and their son / Benjamin / died 10th September 1918.


Cullinane: cant read. John Cullinane died January 1900??

McCarthy/O’Sullivan: LEFT : In loving memory of / Johanna McCarthy / Blackrock road / died April 1944 / R.I.P. / erected by her loving sons. MIDDLE: In loving memory of / Margaret O’Sullivan / Marian Terrace, Bantry / died 31 Jan 1969 aged 68 years / her husband Michael / died 3 Jan 1978 aged 77 years / their daughter Kathleen / died 12 June 1985 aged 52 years / their daughter Margaret / died 28 Aug 1993 aged 67 years. RIGHT: In loving memory of / Michael O’Sullivan / Marian Terrace, Bantry / died 22 Oct 1998 aged 71 years.

Daly: In loving memory of / Jerome Daly / Slip / died Jan 13. 1959 / his wife Nora / died July 7. 1968 / their son Pat / died Feb 23. 1992 / aged 74 years / his wife / Joan (nee O’Brien) / died Jan 20. 2002 / aged 81 years.

McSweeney: erected by / Wm McSweeney / in memory of his wife / Mary /who died 19 Feb 1914 / aged 69 / and his daughter / Ellie / who died 29 Mar. 1902 / aged 11 years / the donor / William McSweeney / who died 11 March 1923 / and his son / Patrick William / who died 28 Feb 1945.

McSweeney: In loving memory of / Patrick McSweeney / Slip, Bantry / and formerly of / Maughanclea, Kealkil / died 26 Sept 1936 / aged 86 years / his wife Ellen / died 9 Sept 1923 aged 68 years / his son John / died 6 Aug 1913 aged 35 years / his daughter Margaret / died in 1899 aged 17 years.

McCarthy/Stapleford: In / Loving memory of / Florence McCarthy / Ardra / died March 3. 1844 aged 65 yrs / his wife Ellen / died Jan 5. 1944 aged 79 yrs / their son James B / died March 17. 1923 aged 16 yrs / Timothy J died Sept 8. 1972 / and daughter Johanna Stepleford / died June 22. 1976 / daughter in-law Mary Ann / died May 7. 1981 / R.I.P. / erected by their daughter Jo.

Dennis: Erected by / Joseph Dennis / in memory of his beloved wife / Mrs Ellen Dennis / of Scart, Bantry / who died Feb 15th 1904 / aged 51 years.

Manning: In loving memory of / Julia Manning / Shandrum, Bantry / died 7 May 1983 / aged 78 years / her husband Jeremiah / died 2 Oct 1990 / aged 83 years.

Manning: erected / to the memory / of / John Manning / Glenbanoo / who died Jan 1908 aged 84 years / his son Cornelius / died March 5. 1941 / Johanna wife of Cornelius / died Feb 7. 1945.

Manning: In loving memory / of / John Manning / Glenbanoo / died Dec 18. 1968 / his wife Jane / died Nov 13. 1951 / his sister Bridget / died Jan 10. 1973 / their son Jerry / died March 19. 1979.

Leahy: In / loving memory of / Daniel Leahy / Droumaduneen / died Jan 2. 1945 / shi son Patrick / died Dec 27. 1931 / his wife Kate / died Aug 11. 1985.

Burke(nee Leahy): In / loving memory of / Mary Burke / (nee Leahy) / Drumadundeen, Bantry / died 22 March 1999 / aged 72 years.

Crowley: Sacred to the memory / of / George Stowers Crowley / Alderman / died 1st Jan 1906 aged 48 years / R.I.P. / this monument was erected / by his colleagues of the / Cork Corporation / the west ward branch of the U.I. league / and his many admirers / as a tribute of respect to one who was / a true Irishman and a sincere friend / Jane Crowley died Sept 8. 1941 aged 84 / Anna May Crowley died Dec 7. 1935 aged 53 / Catherine Crowley died July 30. 1952 aged 58 / John George Crowley died Dec 31. 1963 aged 82 / Elizabeth Crowley died Feb 28. 1980 aged 88 / Edmund Crowley died Jan 20. 1982 aged 79.

M’Carthy: Erected by T.J M’Carthy / in memory / of his beloved father / John M’Carthy / died 5 May 1897 aged 69 years / and his daughter Sarah / died 9 Feb 1897 aged 3 years / R.I.P.

M’Carthy: Catherine McCarthy / (nee deasy) / rock house Bantry / died 11 Nov 1956 aged 89 years / her daughter / Sarah McCarthy / CANT READ.

Cronin: In loving memory of / Nora Cronin / Newtown East / died Feb 6. 1985 aged 74 years / her son Sean / died Nov 14. 1947 aged 6 years / her husband John / died Jan 27. 1992 aged 83 years.

Fosey: In loving memory of / the Fosey Family / the Lodge.

Spillane: CANT READ: Trudy Spillane, died may 1952?

O’Connor: In memory of / Timothy O’Connor 1840 – 1924 / of Cahermuckee and Market st / his wife Mary 1841 – 1940 / their sons / Jerry (Lislevane) 1879 – 1904 / Tom (Market st) 1890 – 1956 / Dan 1876 – 1892 / (Droumleigh).

Lucey: Erected by Mary A Lucey / the Square Bantry / in loving memory of / her husband / Daniel / who died 15th Mar 1915 / their children / Kathleen and Mary M / who died 11th Oct 1898 & 17th Mar 1928 / R.I.P. / eternal rest grant unto them o lord / Mary A Lucey died 10th Mar 1936 / their son Jeremiah died 4th Jan 1966 / his wife Margaret died 28th Sept 1981 / their children / Mary M and Daniel F (Donal) / died 30th May 1935 and.

Kelleher: Erected to the memory / of / Hannah Kelleher / who at the age of 60 years / departed this life on the 16th February 1900 / “May she rest in peace”.

Kelly: Erected by R. Kelly / In fond memory / of his father and mother / John and Mary Kelly / who died July 7th 1895 / and October 27th 1909 / his children / Patrick, Mary, Annie and / Mary Frances / who died Aug 3rd 1896 / Oct 16th 1900, Oct 11th 1901 / and Jan 15th 1911 / R.I.P. / Eily Kelly died Feb 9. 1946 / John S Kelly U.S.A died Feb 22. 1949 / Robert Kelly died Jan 25. 1951 / his wife Mary died March 2. 1951.

Kelly/Berry: In / loving memory / of / John Kelly / Hollyhill / died 1929 / Robert Kelly / Dromcluch / died 1938 / his wife Bridget / died 1909 / James Kelly / Church Rd / died 1941 / Lil Kelly died July 30. 1961 / Joseph Kelly died July 19. 1972 / May Berry died Dec 5. 1984 / Jack Kelly died June 19. 1991.

O’Mahony/Wren: In loving memory of / Patrick O’Mahony / Droumclough / died Dec 7. 1947 / his wife Julia / died Sept 20. 1957 / his sister Julia Wren / died Jan 5. 1954.

Goggin Beach: In loving memory of / Patrick Goggin Beach / died Dec 22. 1897 / his wife Mary died Sep 20. 1925 / and their family / Richard died Sep 13. 1899 / Mary died Jan 29. 1935 / Ellie died May 31. 1940 / Thomas Goggin / died April 14. 1953 / his wife Annie died Aug 1. 1964 / Patrick Francis Goggin / died June 21. 1956 / his wife Margaret died July 25. 1964.

Keohane: In / loving memory / of / Mary Keohane / died 24th March 1945 / her husband John / died Oct 30th 1954 / their son Michael / died Feb 20th 1995 / their daughters / Mary died Nov 22nd 2000 / Peggy died Dec 16th 2006 / Sheila died Feb 8th 2008 / Eileen died Jan 8th 1998 (limerick).

Lucey: In / loving memory of / Johanna Lucey / Drombroe / died Sep 19. 1969 / aged 92 years.

O’Sullivan: In loving memory of / Denis D O’Sullivan / Baurgorm cross, Bantry / died June 30. 1973 / his wife Julia / died March 1. 1993.

Murphy: In / loving memory of / Margaret (Madgie) Murphy / Raheen / who died 8 April 1970 / her husband Patrick / who died 6 April 1928 / their daughter Eileen / who died 11 October 1990.

Sullivan: In loving memory of / Mary Sullivan / Glenbanue / died March 28. 1970 / her husband Richard / died March 27. 1978 / their son Daniel (Donal) / died December 20. 2006.

O’Sullivan: In / loving memory of / Daniel O’Sullivan / Colomane west / died Jan 20. 1970 / his sister Mollie / died May 1. 1971 / R.I.P / erected by / their sister-in-law Eileen.

McDonald: In / loving memory of / John McDonald / Seafield Bantry / died Jan 10. 1970 / his wife Margaret (Mary) / died Nov 14. 1979.

O’Donovan: In loving memory of / my beloved husband / Frank O’Donovan / the Quay Bantry / born February 14. 1915 / died died Dec 4. 1969 / erected by his / wife Margaret.

McCarthy: In / loving memory of / Patrick McCarthy / Cappanaboul , Kealkil / died Nov 29. 1969 / his wife Eileen / died Feb 19. 1983 / his son Sean / died June 26. 1994.

Burnert??: In loving memory of / Kathleen Burnert / the Square / died may 1. 1977.

Lynch: In loving memory of / Mary Lynch / Rope Walk / died 11 Nov 1969 / her husband John / died 23 Oct 1972.

Adrigole Gravestone Transcriptions, Co. Cork

Cornelius O’Sullivan/1937. His wife Nora 1935.


Daniel C. O’Sullivan Kealigolane 1922. His wife Julia 1935

Denis E. Sullivan, Inch, Adrigole, 1974. Johanna his wife 1984.

Edward Power, Curragh, April 1921. His wife Hannah, July 1904. his brother John. Sept 1934.

Erected by /Matthew Crowley /National Teacher of Adrigole/To the memory of/ his beloved father/Michael Crowley /of Kealigolaue whoh died 2nd Novr 1866 aged 52 years/RIP.

Erected by Denis Sullivan OS in memory of his mother Julia Sullivan Roosk, died April 1922 aged 70 years.

Erected by her son James/in loving memory of/his mother Ellen Sullivan/died July 20 1927/and brother John /died Oct 11 1895.

Erected by the family/in memory of their parents/Daniel & Hanora Shea.

Eugene Frances Coffey, 1942

Flor O’Sullivan Comgira, 1936. Florence his son 1969. Cathy his wife, 1988. Their son Owen 1939.

In/loving memory of/Michael O’Sullivan/Cappaleigh South/18371915/His wife Ellen/18541894/Their daughter Helena/18911909/Their son Michael/18831941/Their daughter Margaret/18841967/thier infant Grandaughter Kathleen/1923/RIP

“John C. O’Sullivan. Derrincorrin. 1950

Donal O’Sullivan 1970

Nora O’Sullivan Trafrask Cross 1972. Her son Daniel Gerard 1943.

John Sullivan Faha, Margaret his wife, their sons Timothy and Daniel. Daniel Dec 1951, his wife Mary June 1983.

Joseph O’Sullivan 1956. His wife Anna/nee Carey 1953

Margaret O’Sullivan, Faha East May 1969.

Maurice Power Faha, May 1964. His wife Bridget April 1944. Their daughter Mary August 1924. And his parents John & Nora.

Patrick C. O’Sullivan, Trafrask East. 1929. His wife Margaret 1944. Their Grandchildren Michael Moran, Francis, Eamonn O’Sullivan 1997.

Patrick O’Sullivan, Kieldroumalve September 1935, Helen April 1936, Their son Cornelius May 1977.

Pray for the soul/of David Power/who died MAy 21 1882/aged 59 years/Erected by his son/Maurice/As a memorial of/affection/RIP

Pray for/Maurice Power /who died Dec 30 1926/ His wife Ellen/who died Feb 12 1950/their son David/who died July 2 1968/his wife Julia/who died Dec 9 1976/RIP. Base os stone:Their son in law JOhn Murphy/who died June 26 1985.

Timothy O’Shea, Faha West Dec 1940. HIs wife MAry March 1954, their son Denis Nov 1981.

Timothy O’Sullivan, Trafrask West, feb 1951. His wife Catherine June 1978.