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Sarah Curran's headstone

A headstone exists to Sarah Curran in Kilshannig graveyard even though she is buried in Newmarket and a number of

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Denny John Wynn first winner of Aintree Grand...

This is reputed to be the burial place of Denny John Wynn who rode the first Irish winner of the Aintree Grand National in 1847 on a horse called

Reference: Cork

History of Newberry/Kilshannig

This graveyard is located in the townland of Newberry and close to Mallow Sugar Factory. The area  was once the

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Catherine O Mullane mother of Daniel O Connel

Catherine O Mullane, Mother of Daniel O Connell the Liberator. The O Mullane’s were significant Catholic

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Alexander, Alestir McDonnell

In 1647 Alexander, Alestir McDonnell was killed at the Battle of Knocknanuss. He was also known as Colkito. He was

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Judy O'Sullivan

Judy O Sullivan lived nearby Clonmeen graveyard. She had vast oral history of the Clonmeen graveyard, who was burried

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The Harrington Family – Clonmeen, Banteer

The Harrington Family Clonmeen were Dairy people in the GrehamEstate, Clonmeen.  Patsy Harrington was a yardsman.

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Paddy the Tailor

Patrick O Sullivan, Paddy the Tailor, was a well respected tailor in the Banteerlocality.  He was a master craftsman who went from house to

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'The Heap' in Shanrahan Cemetery

Jim Cleary formerly from Heathfield, Shanrahan and living in the USA for the past 50 years or so, remembers his father Johnny Cleary of Heathfield

Contributors and Recorders for Shanrahan

The name given at top of each grave-record is the name of the person who typed the information onto the computer.
The names of the recorders

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Fr. John Everard - Parish Priest of Clogheen and...

Fr. John Everard was one time Curate at Ballyporeen and later became Parish Priest of Clogheen and Burncourt.  As well as being the Parish

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Padraig O'Dalaigh

John Daly is interviewed by Chrissy Knight at the graveside of Padraig Ó Dalaigh, who was secertary of the Gaelic leauge

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Abram Ryan - Gone With The Wind

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Paddy Tuohy tells of the the connection of the... Paddy Tuohy speaking about the establishment of the church and settlement on the Island of...

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The abbot's seat and 15th century renovations Liam Noonan describes the abbot's seat and the 15th century renovations at Kilcooley Abbey.

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A favourite tomb Liam Noonan's favourite tomb in Kilcooley is a Butler tomb carved by Rory O'Tuney with an...

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The Tomb of Abbot Philip O'Lonan Philip O'Lonan explains some of the realpolitik surrounding the abbots of Kilccoley and the...

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Pierce Butler's Tomb - Kilcooley Abbey Liam Noonan explains the significance of the Butler tomb close to the altar in Kilcooley Abbey....

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The east window in Kilcooley Abbey Liam Noonan describes the magnificent east window in Kilcooley Abbey.

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The background and History of Kilcooley Abbey Liam Noonan the custodian of Kilcooley Abbey for the O.P.W. talsk about the background and the...

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