This page features a complete record of Donoughmore Old gravestone transcriptions, recorded exclusively by Dr. Jane Lyons and From-Ireland.net.
Erected / by / Maryanne Deiringer / of South Africa / in memory of her father / James Mitton who died 15th Apri1 / 1843 aged 48 yrs / also, her mother Mary died / 23rd May 1848 aged 50 yrs / also her brother Moses / died 14th Jan 1862 aged 37 yrs.
Erected / by / Philip Mitton of Philadelphia / in memory of his father Nicholas Mitton /who depd this life 14th Oct 1835 / aged 33 years.
Here lieth the body of Phillip Mittin / depd Oct ye 13th 1804 aged 17 yrs / also his sister Elnor depd Nov ye 16th / 1807 agd 25 yrs.
Ledger, facing west. Here lyeth the body / of the Revd Laurance / Murphy who deceased / Frb the 25th 1774 aged 35 / years.
Sacred /to the memory of / William James / only and beloved son of / Thomas Henry Burkitt Esq / of Seaview / who fell asleep in Jesus / Sept 22nd 1872 / aged 23 years / and of Lizzie his only and / beloved and the dearly beloved wife of / Thomas Graig Esq / who died the 25th of Octr / 1875 aged 28 years/safe in the arms of Jesus / also of their parents / Thomas Henry Burkitt / who died 21st April 1887 / and / Mary Anne Burkitt his / wife who died 23rd May 1887.
Sacred to the memory of / Revd. Nicholas Redmond, P.P., of / Ballygarrett / he was 65 years a zealous Minister of the / Gospel / Three lines of virtues ( untranscribed) / died 27th Jany 1831 in the 91st / year of his age.
This is a coped stone. Sacred to the memory of / William Robert Burkitt Surgeon Major late 52nd Lt Inf / who departed this life on the 23r day of August 1872 / aged 43 years.
William Burkitt died / 1789 aged 90 years / Richard Burkitt died / 1794 aged 20 years / Robert Burkitt died / 1794 aged 69 years / John Burkitt departed this / life 26th day of December 1836.
Erected by Edward Dolan / of Kihuihaele Sandwich Islands / in memory of his father / Daniel Dolan who died Feby 4th / 1884 aged 66 years also his / brother Daniel who died Novembr 6th / 1872 aged 19 years also his sister / Mary who died August 11th 1875 aged / 20 years.
Erected by John Wallace of Clorogue / in memory of his son William who / depd this life Jany 14th 1844 aged 17 yr / beneath this silent tomb I sleep / dear parents for me do not weep / short was my time long is my rest / to take me from you God thought best / also his father in law Martin Mowlan / depd Jany 6th 1842 agd 67 yrs.
Erected by Mary McMahon of Bagnals / town in memory of her beloved brother / Daniel Dowling who depd this life / July 17th 1849 aged 46 years also her father / James Dowling who depd this life / (inscription unfinished)
Here lieth the body of Bryan / Kelly depd this life August 17th 1808 / aged 21 yrs.
Here lyeth the / body of the Reve / rned Father Thady / Granell who de / ceased the 17 of Dec /ember 1741 aged / 61 years.
Here lyeth the body of Mary Kelly / alias Doyle who died March 2nd / 1774 aged 70 years.
Two memorials, a) is a monument with inscriptions on two sides and b) is a ledger at foot: .
a)East. In loving memory / of / Mrs Mary Prandy / Ashgrove/who died Feb 5th 1913 / aged 82 years / also her daughter / Susan Prandy who died / at Glenaharry Bagnalstown / July 8th 1930.
South. Also her daughter / Johanna Prandy / who died at Glenaharry / Dec 1st 1933. .
b) Erected by William Prandy / Ashgrove in memory of his daughter / Bridget Prandy / who depd this life June 24th 1827 / aged 22 yrs / and also his son Michael Prandv who / depd this life October l8th 1841 / aged 24 years/also the remains of the above William Prandy who depd this life July / the 13th 1848 aged 82 years / also his wife Mary Prandy who depd Jany / the 19th 1830 aged 79 years and also / son Thomas Prandy who depd this life / 6th 1870 aged (53?) years / and also his son James Prandy who depd this life October the 7th 1870 aged. 71 years / and also his son William
Prandy who departed / this life June …1876 aged 65 years / also his grandaughter Bridget Mary / Prandy who died April 26th 1909 aged / 37 years.
Erected /by Andrew Corcoran/ Brideswell / in loving memory of / his sister /Bessie Corcoran/ who died 13th Augt 1890 aged 9 yrs / his sister /Mary Anne Corcoran / died 1st July 1908 aged 18 yrs / his mother / Elizabeth Corcoran / died 7th Novr 1912 aged 65 yrs / his brother James Corcoran / killed during the Rising 1916 / aged 33 yrs interred in Glasnevin / his father James Corcoran / died 3rd April 1923 aged 94 yrs.
Erected by / ?Peter (or ?Denis) Naughter of Ballyellis / in memory of his beloved wife / Mary Naughter / who depd this life 24th Novr 1870 / aged 64 years / and his grand daughter / Nannie Naughter died 20th April / 1895 aged 21 years his grand son / John died 1st Feby 1898 aged 23 yrs / also his son John died 15th August / 1900 aged 65 years also his great / grand son Michael Kelly died 16th Dec 1917 / aged 26 years also his daughter in law / Anne Naughter died 6th May 1921 aged 86 years
Erected/ by / Bridget Donohoe / in memory of her father / Thomas / & mother Elizabeth Donohoe / her sister Ann died in America / her brother John died Mar 1890 aged 58 / his wife Sarah died Oct 1900 aged 54.