John Tierney

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Graveyards

Graveyard photo Graveyard namesort icon Town / Location Townland County / Province Country Graves recorded
Abbotstown Dublin Ireland
Aghyart Mount Bellew Carrownagannive Galway Ireland 139
Balbriggan Dublin Ireland
Baldungan Dublin Ireland
Balgriffin Dublin Ireland
Ballyboughal Dublin Ireland
Ballymadrough, Donabate Dublin Ireland
Ballymadun Dublin Ireland
Ballymoney Ballineen Cork Ireland 75
Balscadden Dublin Ireland

Graves and graveyards stories

Reference: Grave KK-BRNY-007

Mary Maher tells us who is buried here.

A short snippet recorded in Lisdowney church. Mrs Mary Maher stood before us, scissors for...

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Jackson family stonecarvers and cutters

John Sherlock tells us some of his research into the Jackson family who carved some of the...

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Reference: Graveyard Barony Kilkenny

Johnny Ivory and the shallow grave

Mrs Mary Maher took a break from her flower arranging in Lisdowney church to tell us some...

Mrs Mary Maher tells us of Johnny Ivory's suspicions of a shallow grave in Barony churchyard.

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Lynches Hearse & Coffins in Ballyconra

Din Drennan remembers the Lynch family who were intimately involved with funerals in this area...

In September, just before the Ploughing Championships, we spent a couple of hours in Ballyconra recording stories of historic Barony graveyard....

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Reference: Graveyard Tipperary

Searching for graveyards and ancestors

Jim and Annete Fitzpatrick arrived in Buolick graveyard to trace their family tree. They have...

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Reference: Graveyard Kilbeheny Old Graveyard Limerick

Care of the Old Graveyard, Kilbeheny

Moss Fitzgerald of Kilbeheny Community Council tells us the role Fás played in caring for the...

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Reference: Graveyard Kilmochonna Offaly

Previous Graveyard Surveys in Offaly

Short audio account of previous graveyard surveys and publications in the 1980s.

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Three grave family plots in Lusmagh

The beliefs behind a 3 plot family grave site in Ireland and when to open a grave if the head of...

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Bernie Hunt, an extraordinary craftsman, part 1

Part 1 of a 3 part recording wherein Jim Madden tells us about Bernie Hunt an extraordianry 20th...

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Some Bernie Hunt Grave Memorials throughout Offaly

James Scully took part in the Offaly graveyard surveys of the 1980s anc came across the unique...

James Scully tells us about his work on the Offaly Graveyard Survey in the 1980s and the recognition of the value of Bernie Hunts skill as a...

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