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Fanavolty, Clondavaddog, Headstone Inscriptions

 

(Photograph by Bernie. Also see photographs of St Mary's Church Fanavolty)

The following inscriptions were by Donal and form part of the Donegal Genealogy Resources website

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Notes:

 

This is NOT a full transcription of all the headstones in this graveyard however, more will be added in time

Please keep in mind that some of these headstones were hard to read and some errors may have been made

 

Inscriptions

 

Bridget Boyle of Ballure – 29 Jan 1961 aged 74

Edward Boyle – 17 Mar 1963 aged 88

Michael Boyle – 19 Sept 1982 aged 69

Bella Boyle – 30 May 1987 aged 71

 

 

Bridget Callaghan of Ballure – 18 June 1946

John Callaghan – 23 Dec 1954

Sean Callaghan – 15 Aug 1977

Eddie Callaghan – 3 Aug 1985

 

 

James Callaghan

Ballinalost

Died 6th March 1981 Aged 73 yrs

Grace Callaghan

Died 31st Oct 1993 Aged 89 yrs

Mary Gibbons

Died 26th Feb 1950 aged 88 yrs

Ellen Jane Gibbons

Died 20th Feb 1951

Her husband John

Died 22nd Feb 1959

 

 

Mary Callaghan

Ballure

Died 18th July 1988

Aged 82 yrs

Charles Callaghan

Died 10th March 1994

Aged 89 yrs

 

 

Bernard Carr

Ballinacrick

Died 8th April 1965

His wife Alice

Died 1st February 2000

Their daughter Grainne

Died in infancy

 

 

John Carr Glinsk

Died 12th Feb 1966

Julia Carr

Died 28th Aug 1957

Grace Carr

Died 15 April 1973

Rose Gilroy (nee Carr)

1922 - 1993

 

 

John P Carr

Ballinacrick

Died 25th September 2008

Aged 65 yrs

 

 

Susanna Carr

Ballinacrick

Died 14th Oct 1960

Catherine Carr

Died 21st Oct 1957

Bernard Carr

Died 31st Aug 1975

Mary Anne Carr

Died 25th Nov 1977

Catherine (Cissie) Carr

Died 21st Dec 2000

 

 

Domhnall O’Ceallachain

Ceanndroma

(Daniel Callaghan, Kindrum)

Died 14th April 1997

Sile, a bhean ceile

(Sheila, his wife)

Died 2nd August 2004

 

 

Domhnall O’Cheallachain

Ceann droma

(Daniel Callaghan, Kindrum)

Died 25th Mar 1950

Caitlin, a bhean ceile

(Kathleen, his wife)

Died 30th April 1956

Ema Poilin a nion

(Emma Pauline, his daughter)

Died 4th July 1991

Maire, a nion

(Mary, his daughter)

Died 6th Dec 1997

 

 

James Clinton

Glassagh

Died 20th Sept 1994

His wife, Mary

Died 14th Dec 1995

 

 

Michael & Nancy Coll

Rosie Friel

Katie & Nora Meenan

Ballynacrick – Ballynalost

 

 

May Devaney

(nee Friel)

6 -8 -1916  - 27-7-2004

Beloved Mother, Grandmother

and Great-Grandmother

 

 

Erected By His Loving Wife

Annie Ward Divers

Of Tonbane. Also His Family

In Loving Memory Of Our Dear

Father James Divers

Died 13th Jan 1952

RIP

Our Mother Annie Ward Divers,

Was Lonely She Went To Him,

5th February 1957

RIP

DIVERS

"In loving memory of our parents and grandparents"  by Granddaughter Elizabeth Dods Divers, Pennsylvania, USA

(Submitted by Elizabeth)

(photograph)

 

 

Catherine Friel of Ballure – 21 Jan 2000

 

 

Edward Friel of Ballure – Dec 1964

Margaret Friel – Jan 1972

Winnie Cullen – Nov 1962

Joe Cullen – June 1987

 

 

Francis Friel

Araheera

Died 7th Mar 1980

His wife, Bridget Friel

Died 8th October 1997

Their son Patrick,

Died 12th Apr 2006.

 

 

James Friel

Died 18th Oct 1950

His beloved wife Annie

Died 30th Jan 1968

Michael Friel

Died 10th April 2003

Aged 50 yrs

Marie Dasylva (Friel)

Died 1st Feb 2004

Aged 57 yrs

 

 

James Friel, Pollaid

Died 20th May 1969, Aged 50 yrs

Mary Friel

Died 21st Sept 2001 Aged 74 yrs

And Mary Martin

Died 7th August 1959 Aged 74 yrs

 

 

John Friel

Ballure

Died 5th Jan 2000

Aged 80 yrs

 

 

John Friel of Ballure – 7 Dec 1947

Johnnie Friel – 19 June 1986

 

 

Mary Ann Friel of Ballyhernan

Died 25th August 1966

Aged 73 years

Ann Friel

Died 8th April 1954

Baby Rosemary Friel

Died 2nd December 1965

Dan Friel

Died 10th June 1979

 

 

Friel

Ballure

Mary Ann

Died 9th Nov 1966

Aged 80 years

Patrick

Died 8th Mar 1980

Aged 98 years

 

 

Art Friel died 15th Sept 1945

Ballymichael

Margaret Friel died 19th Nov 1949

James Friel died 12th Dec 1966

Bridget Friel died 29th June 2003

 

 

Patrick Friel, Falanese

Died 25th March 1961

His wife Mary Friel

Died 8th September 1950

Their son Patrick

Died 21st Oct 1989

Aged 71 yrs

 

 

Charles Kelly of Ballure – 25 Jan 1973

Grace Kelly – 4 July 1974

Patrick Kelly – 23 April 1981

 

 

Denis Martin

Ballinalost

Died 4th Feb 1966. Aged 54 yrs

His wife Mary Ellen

Died 21st Aug 1994

 

 

James Martin

Ballynalost

Died 25th Feb 1994

Aged 76 yrs

 

 

Cecelia McAteer of Ballure – 21 August 1965 aged 75

MaryAnne McAteer – 12 April 1973 aged 96

 

 

Francis McAteer of Ballure – 16 Nov 1947

His wife Ellen –2 Feb 1960

John McAteer – 14 Feb 1986

Catherine McAteer – 17 Dec 1992

 

 

John McAteer

1851 - 1954

John McAteer

1875 - 1956

Manuel McAteer

1921 - 1999

Cecilia Anne McAteer

1916 - 2006

 

 

Winnifred McAteer

Baile Ur

A fuair bas ar an 31u Eanair 1994

In aois 88 mbliain

(Ballure

Died 31 Jan 1994

Aged 88 yrs)

 

 

Winnifred McAteer

Ballynacrick

Died 12th March 1949

Her sister Catherine

Died 10th April 1946

 

 

Mary McConigley

Ballinacrick

Died 1st Jan 2003

Her husband Edward

Died 10th May 2008

Aged 105 yrs

 

 

Sarah McConigley

Ballure

Died 30th July 1969

Aged 99 yrs

 

 

Catherine McElwaine

Ballylar

Died 24th March 1953, Aged 64 yrs

Patrick McElwaine

Died 30th Sept 1954, Aged 64 yrs

Mary McElwaine

Died 4th Oct 1965, Aged 34 yrs

John McElwaine

Died 12th October 1969, Aged 42 yrs

Nellie McElwaine

Died 17th June 1992, Aged 56 yrs

Charlie McElwaine

Died 7th March 1994, Aged 64 yrs

 

 

Neil McElwaine

Ballinacrick

Died 11th April 1995

Aged 91 yrs

His wife Katie

Died 4th July 1999

Aged 93 yrs.

 

 

Alice McGinley of Ballymichael – 16 April 1967 aged 53

Michael McGinley – 22 November 1993

 

 

Arthur McGinley of Ballmichael – 8 Feb 1992 aged 90

James McGinley – 13 Mar 1962 aged 73

 

 

Francis McGinley of Ballymichael – 14 May 1970

His wife Mary –2 May 1937

His son Edward – 7 April 1954

His daughter Anne – 9 Sept 1973

His son Francis – 5 April 1991

His daughter Bridget Scott – 25 Oct 1998

 

 

Dan McKinley of Arraheera – 20 May 1971

Jeremiah F McKinley – 1 July 1975

Catherine McKinley – 2 July 1976

 

 

Patrick McKinley of Arraheera – 23 Dec 1980

His wife Mary Anne – 7 Mar 1982

 

 

Catherine Shiels

Tonbane

Died 6th May 1982

Aged 68 years

Her husband Neil

Died 14th Nov 1994

 

 

Charles Sweeney of Arraheera - 8 Dec 1965 aged 72

His wife Sarah 15 January 1987

 

 

Charles Sweeney of Arraheera – 21 November 1966

Ellen Sweeney – 1 July 1972

 

 

Hannah Sweeney

Ballynacrick

Died 30th Apr 1950

Her husband James

Died 16th Jan 1961

Their son John

Died 29th Mar 1970

Their daughter Rosie

Died 25th Apr 2006

 

 

James Sweeney

Ballynabrockey

Died May 1965

Manus Sweeney

Ellen Sweeney

 

 

John Sweeney of Ballure –18 Oct 1958

His wife Hannah 18 April 1980

Their son John

Died 18th Apr 2004

 

 

Sarah, Grace, Bridget and Annie

Sweeney

Ballynabrockey

 

 

Winnie Sweeney of Arraheera – 8 Aug 1969

Hugh Friel – 5 June 1982

His wife Mary – 22 Dec 1999

 

 

Mary Whoriskey of Arraheera

Died 29 Sept 1954

Aged 79 yrs

Bridget Callaghan

Died 15th Feb 2001

Aged 86 yrs

Winne Whoriskey

Died  8th Oct 2003

Aged 94 yrs

Paddy Callaghan

Died 20th May 2005

Aged 96 yrs

 

 

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