Canovee (Cannaway)

Canovee graveyard, taken from centre facing west.
Graveyard name: 
Canovee (Cannaway)
Graveyard Code: 
CO-CVEE
RMP/Site number: 
CO071-108002-
RMP Classification: 
Graveyard

Location

Carrigadrohid
Bawnatemple, Cork
Ireland
51° 53' 13.4448" N, 8° 52' 22.1664" W
Townland: 
Bawnatemple
Diocese (RC): 
Cannaway
Number of Memorials: 
56
Terrain: 
Level
Enclosure: 
Stone wall
Gateway: 
Iron Gate
Notes: 

The rectangular graveyard (CO071-108002-) is located within an early ecclesiastical enclosure. The enclosure measures c. 210 m NS by 280 m EW and is bisected by the modern road. There is no surface trace of the site of the ancient parish church of Cannaway, which was in ruins by 1639. A C of I parish church was located in the NW corner of the graveyard. It was built in 1814 and was in ruins by 1900. A small pile of rubble remains at the site of the church.

Graveyard plan: 
Canovee (Cannaway)

Graves

Photo Grave Name Surname
CO-CVEE-0001 CO-CVEE-0001
Mother of James
Father of James
O'Sullivan
O'Sullivan
CO-CVEE-0002 CO-CVEE-0002 Unknown
CO-CVEE-0003 CO-CVEE-0003
Mother of Dl
James
Calighan
Calighan
CO-CVEE-0004 CO-CVEE-0004
John
Mary
Con
Julia
Hanna
Kate
Nellie
Paddy
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
Fitzgerald
Herbert
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
CO-CVEE-0005 CO-CVEE-0005 Joseph Leary
CO-CVEE-0006 CO-CVEE-0006
Bartholomew
Hannah
Patrick
James
Margaret
Joseph
Bridget
Bartholomew
Cornelius
Hannah
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary
O'Leary Herbert
CO-CVEE-0007 CO-CVEE-0007
Joseph
James
Peter
Hanna
Leary
Leary
Leary
Leary
CO-CVEE-0008 CO-CVEE-0008 M' Spread
CO-CVEE-0009 CO-CVEE-0009 Lenihan
CO-CVEE-0010 CO-CVEE-0010 Sheehan
CO-CVEE-0011 CO-CVEE-0011 Michael John O'Sullivan
CO-CVEE-0012 CO-CVEE-0012 Denis Leane
CO-CVEE-0013 CO-CVEE-0013 Cronin
CO-CVEE-0014 CO-CVEE-0014
Ellen
Richard (Dick)
Kitty
Cronin (nee Lyons, Ballytrasna)
Cronin
Cronin
CO-CVEE-0015 CO-CVEE-0015
Denis
Michael
Cronin
Cronin
CO-CVEE-0016 CO-CVEE-0016 Daniel O'Mahony
CO-CVEE-0017 CO-CVEE-0017
Andrew
May
Tom
Andrew
Katie
Bill
Ellen
Lyons
Lyons
Lyons
Lyons
Lyons
Lyons
Lane Lyons
CO-CVEE-0018 CO-CVEE-0018 Unknown
CO-CVEE-0019 CO-CVEE-0019 Cahill
CO-CVEE-0020 CO-CVEE-0020
Margaret
Timothy
Peggy
Michael
Carmel
Sullivan
Sullivan
Sullivan
Sullivan
Sullivan
CO-CVEE-0021 CO-CVEE-0021
Johanna
Jeremiah
Noreen
Murphy
Murphy
Murphy
CO-CVEE-0022 CO-CVEE-0022 J. H.
CO-CVEE-0023 CO-CVEE-0023
John
Julian ?
Murphy
Murphy
CO-CVEE-0024 CO-CVEE-0024
Daniel
Catherine
William
Murphy
Murphy
Murphy
CO-CVEE-0025 CO-CVEE-0025
James
Teresa Patricia
Mary Ann
John Francis
Maguire
Maguire
Maguire
Maguire