RO-MOSO-0009

Record Date: 
27 June 2015
Graveyard: 
Exact wording of epitaph: 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

WILLIAM KELLY

KILCASTLE

DIED 31st DEC 1953

HIS WIFE MARY

DIED 8th AUG.1932

HER SISTER KATE TUMULTY

DIED 10th FEB 1955

R.I.P

ERECTED BY

THE KELLY FAMILY

Memorial Type: 
Headstone
Grave location
County: 
Additional details
Stonecutter/monumental sculptor: 
M.CURLEY BALLYDANGAN
Number of people commemorated: 
3
People commemorated: 
Name: 
WILLIAM
Surname: 
KELLY
Date of death - day: 
31
Date of death - month: 
December
Date of death - year: 
1953
Name: 
MARY
Surname: 
KELLY (NEE TUMULTY)
Date of death - day: 
8
Date of death - month: 
August
Date of death - year: 
1932
Relationship with first person: 
WIFE
Name: 
KATE
Surname: 
TUMULTY
Date of death - day: 
10
Date of death - month: 
February
Date of death - year: 
1955
Relationship with first person: 
SISTER IN LAW
Notes: 

The address for this grave is Kilcastle.

William Kelly, Clonbulia  married Mary Tumulty, Ballydangan, daughter of Michael Tumulty & Teresa Millar (Owners of Millar's pub, Ballydangan). Following the death of Michael Tumulty (1857-1897) & his wife Teresa (1856-1894) their four girls Bridget, Mary, Teresa, Kate & son James 1891 & died 1892  were cared for by their first cousin Mary Ann Ward, Clonshask daughter of Thomas Ward & Maria Tumulty who became their guardian & also ran Millar's Pub, Ballydangan. Following the death of Mary Tumulty/Kelly in 1932 her sister Kate Tumulty came to live with the family. When Kate died in 1955 she was buried with Patrick Kelly his wife Mary here in this plot.

Mary Tumulty's sister Teresa married Michael Kelly, Kilcastle & Bridget married Michael Greene, Ballydangan. Patrick Kelly & family Maureen, Kathleen, Paddy & Bridie ran Minnies pub in Main Street, Ballinasloe for some time, later moving to Kilcastle.