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Teach Pobail Cholmcille Naofa, Baile na Finne ~ 1988


Sagart
Fr Gearóid Ó Cuinneagáin CC
Teach a' tSagairt, Baile na Finne, Dún na nGall, Co. Dhú na nGall
Tel/Fac: 074-95 46107
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Aifrinn
Dé Domhnaigh: 11rn
Dé Sathairn: (Bhigil): 7.30in
Saoire Eaglasta: 7.30in; Bhigil 7.30in
Dé Mairt, Déardain & Chéad Aoine - 7.30in
Dé Ceadaoine & Sathairn - 9.30rn

 

Cláracha & Staitisticí
Daonra Caitliceach  485 160 Teaghlach
     
Clár na Paróiste  Clár na mBaistí  1890  Clár an Chóneartaithe  1899
  Clár na bPóstaí  1894  Clár na mBás  1975
   
Relig Reilig Chomcille, Baile na Finne 1871

 

Inscriptions

 

In Loving Memory

of

Fanny Bonner

Coolvoy

Nellie Bonner

James Bonner

James Boyle

Gracie Boyle

Died 9th Sept 1979

Aged 87 years

Sacred heart of Jesus

Have mercy on their Souls

Rest in Peace

 

 

In everlasting memory of

Pádraig/ Patrick O Boyle

Loch Airrig
who died on the

29th day of August 1968

and his wife Evelyn

who died on the

16th day of August 1998.
On the right (hand) side of God (= Dé - hidden behind the bottle)

May their noble souls rest (rest - must be hiding behind the other bottle)

(Note - translation)

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory Of

Con Brennan

Shallogans

Died 11th Jan 1954

Aged 68 Years

His Wife Nellie

Died 7th March 1986

Aged 86 Years

RIP

Photograph

Researcher

1901 Census

 

 

Pray For The Souls Of

Daniel Brennan

Shallogans

Died 19 March 1932

His Wife Madge

Died 3 Jan 1926

Their Son Daniel

Died 25 June 1973

RIP

Erected By Their Son Patrick

Photograph

Researcher

1901 Census

 

 

In Ever Loving Memory Of

Kate Brennan

Currien

Who Died 25 Sept 1932

Aged 39 Years

And Her Daughter

Bridget

Who Died 31 Oct 1929

Aged 8 Years

RIP

Photograph

Researcher

 

 

Pray For The Soul Of

Teresa Brennan

Millside

Died 7th Sept 1963

Photograph

Researcher

 

 

My Jesus Mercy

IHS

In Loving Memory Of

Ellen Carr

Glenleighan, Fintown

Died 10 June 1969

Photograph

Researcher

 

 

In Loving Memory of

James Coll

Meenadoan

Died 31st Jan 1969

Also His Parents,

James and Ellen

And Sister Rose

Also His Sister Mary

And Brother John

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Patrick Coll, Meenmore East

Died 8 May 1972

Cassie Coll Died 1926

Annie Coll Died 1940

Pat Coll Died 1946

Nellie Coll

Died 30 October 1999

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Our Dear Parents

Peter & Rose Coll

Meenadoan

Sadly Missed

By their Family

Rest in Peace

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory

of

Dan Doherty

Meenmore

Died 2? Jan 1989?

Aged 92 years

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Ellen Doherty

Meenasrone

Died 8th Nov 1955

Aged 55 years

Her Daughter Mary

Died 1st April 2001

Aged 80 Years

Rest In Peace

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Joseph Doherty

Meentymeane, Ballinamore

Died 19th November 1955, Aged 70 Years

His Wife Annie

Died 17th April 1961, Aged 65 Years

His Brother Frank Doherty

Died 19th March 1953, Aged 72 Years

Also His Sons

Josie Died 29th June 1968, Aged 39 Years

Con Died 11th March 1971, Aged 49 Years

John Died 13th July 2001, Aged 70 Years

Rest In Peace

Photograph

 

 

Sacred Heart of Jesus

Have mercy on the Soul

of

Mary Doherty

Beaghmore

Died 30th August 1958

At the Elms Donegal

Her Husband Con

Died 29th Oct 1960

Their Son John

Died 13th April 1980

Their Daughter Brid

Died 24th August 1987

Their Son Patrick

Died 6th Jan 1991

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

Pray

For the Soul

Of

Michael Doherty

Stranorlar

Died 14th May 1970

Aged 74 Years

His Wife Mary

Died 3 Nov 1981

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

Pray

For the Soul

Of

Annie Gallagher

Fintown

Who Died 24 March 1937

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

Dan Gallagher

Currien

Died 26 April 1958

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

John Gallagher

Currien

Died 10th May 1950

His Sister Annie

Died 2nd March 1952

Phil Gallagher

Crocam

Died 28th March 1988

Aged 71 years

Jim Gallagher

Died 18th March 1989

Aged 69 years

Rest in Peace

Photograph

 

 

Pray for the Soul

of

Margaret Gallagher

Currien

Died 25th Dec 1963

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

James Gallagher

In Memory of his Beloved Wife

Mary Gallagher

Who Died 13th January 1885

Aged 50 Years

Also

James Gallagher

Who Died June 1900

Aged 72 Years

Weep not Dear Husband and Children

I am not Dead but Sleeping here

And when you come my Grave to see

Prepare yourselves to follow Me

  Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Michael Gallagher

Darraghanbeg

Died 2nd April 1978 Aged 62 years

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

GALLAGHER

In everlasting loving memory of the souls of
Michael Gallagher,

(from) An Bhéach Mhór,

who died on the

3rd of February 1952

33 years old.
Séamus/ James Gallagher

(from) An Bhéach Mhór

who died in the
26th day of January1964

71 years old.
Pádraig/ Patrick  S. Gallagher

(from) An Baile Árd

who died on the
16th of May 2002

89 years old.
On the right (hand) of God be their souls (= may their souls rest)

(Note - translation)

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory

of

Domnick Kelly

Drumaneany

Who Died 26th May 1855

Mary Ellen Bonner

Died 25th Nov 1977

John Kelly

Died 4th Jan 1981

Aged 80 yrs

Cassie Kelly

Died 18th Dec 1995

Aged 80 yrs

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Edward Kelly

Bellanamore

Died 21st Jan 1947

His Wife

Grace Kelly

Died 1st April 1948

Their Sons Patrick

Died 22 Mach 1971

Edward Died 25 May 1974

R.I.P.

Erected By Their Family

KELLY

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

James Kelly

Died 6 Mar 1965

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory

of

John Kelly Drimaneany

Died 12th May 1965 Aged 70 years

Grace Kelly

Died 21st Aug 1970 Aged 73 years

Son James

Died 26th Feb 1986 Aged 55 years

Anthony Kelly

Died 24th July 1999 Aged 70 years

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory

of

John Kelly

Died 11th June 1991, Aged 88 years

Nora Kelly

Died 15th March 1995, Aged 92 years

Mary Kelly

Died 24th May 1995, Aged 85 years

Rest in Peace

KELLY

Photograph

 

 

Sacred Heart of Jesus

Have Mercy on the Souls of

Patrick Kelly, Fintown

Who died 29th April 1929, aged 77 years

and his son Daniel who died

1st Feb 1931 aged 23 years

Wife Rose who died 1st Dec 1946

aged 77 years

Kitty died 23rd July 1969 aged 58 years

Packie died 27th July 1972 aged 66 years

Nora Kelly Fintown

Died 7th July 1980 aged 75 years

Photograph

 

 

Erected

In Memory Of

Thomas Kelly, Glenties

Who Died 23rd Nov 1926

Aged 82 Years

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory

of

Michael McDevitt

Died 22nd July 1953

And his Brother Hugh

Died 1st Feb 1953

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Michael McGee

Glenleighan Fintown

Died May 24th 1965 aged 75 yrs

Also his Wife Frances

Died April 5th 1994 aged 85 yrs

Jesus Mercy Mary Help

R.I.P.

Erected by his Loving Wife & Family

McGEE

Photograph

Note:

see 1901 census Meenmore West

 

 

In

Loving Memory of

Barney McGinley

Fintown

Died 6th November 1969

Aged 49 years

Rest in Peace

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Edward McGlynn

Meentymorgle

Died 7th January 1962

Aged 58 years

His wife Annie

Died 21st May 1994

Aged 88 years

Rest in Peace

McGLYNN

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory Of

Michael McGlynn

Meenagoland

Died 28th July 1938

His Daughter Anna

Died February 1940

Darby McGlynn, Fintown

Died March 1967

His Wife Sheila

Died February 1948

Baby Mary Died 1933

McGLYNN

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

My Dear Parents

Michael McKelvey

Drumnaha

Died 6th August 19?

And his Wife Bridget

Died 29th March 1950

Also Their Loving Daughter

Mary Anne

Died 20th December ?

Photograph

 

 

?

Cassie McMenamin

Tievedeevin

and her Husband Paddy

Rest in Peace

Photograph

 

 

Sacred Heart of Jesus

Have mercy on the soul

of

Patrick J Moy Letterbrick

Died 4 Jan 1968 Aged 62 years

R.I.P.

~~Wife and Family

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Ann O'Donnell

Drumnaha

Died 30th May 1996

John O'Donnell

Died 10th August 1897

Aged 50 years

His Wife Ann

Died 17th April 1937

Aged 90 years

O'DONNELL

Photograph

 

 

Pray for the Soul

of

Annie O'Donnell

Cloghercullion

Died 7th April 1966

Aged 74 years

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Ellen O'Donnell

Cloghercor, Doochary

Died 14th September 1947

Her Daughters

Ellen died 4th December 1977

Annie died 1st? October 1983

Bridget Ferry

Died 4th December 199?

Aged 101 years

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

Erected to the Memory of

Jeremiah O'Donnell

Of Ballinamore

Who Died 2 Jan 1873

Aged 62 years

Respected and Beloved

The Remembrance of Him

Will be Long and Fondly Cherished

And the Happy Repose of his Soul

Prayed for by his Wife and Family

Photograph

Also see O'Donnells of Bellanamore

 

 

In Ever Loving Memory Of

Mary O'Donnell

Fintown

Who Died 30 Sept 1944

Aged 63 Years

RIP

Photograph

Researcher

 

 

In Loving Memory

of

Peter Sweeney

Died 9 August 1955

Aged 78 yrs

His Wife Mary Sweeney

Died 24 Feb 1978 Aged 80 yrs

Their Son Michael Sweeney

Died 6th Aug 2001 Aged 77 yrs

Erected by the Sweeney Family

Stranagoppagh

R.I.P.

Photograph

 

 

In Loving Memory of

Peter Sweeney

Bellanamore

Died 7th Mar 1951

Aged 37 years

His Mother Bridget

Died 16th Aug 1960

Aged 73 years

His Father Michael

Died 1st June 1966

Aged 87 years

His Brother John

Died 5th April 2001 Aged 81

Rest in Peace

SWEENEY

Photograph

 

 

Sacred Heart of Jesus

Have Mercy on the

Souls of

Our Dear Parents

Patrick Wright

Loughnabraddan

Died 11th February 1975

Bridget

Died 7th April 1992

And Grandparents

Rest in Peace

Photograph

 

 

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