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Presbyterian Church In Ireland -- Roll of Honour 1914-1919

Extract for the Congregation of Clenanees (Clonaneese), Upper and Lower

I have compared the entries in the Roll of Honour with the names recorded on the Memorial installed in the church. I have added those names not recorded in the Roll and noted any differences etc. I found either as a footnote or in brackets. For those fallen, where possible, I have also added a link to the relevant entry on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website ( and/or Soldiers Died in the Great War I have transcribed.

Surname First Name House Address Rank Regiment, Battalion or Unit Remarks
Alexander Joseph [4]
Mullycar Private Royal Irish Fusiliers Killed in Action
Cuddy [5] Samuel G.

Dickson William
Carricklongfield Private Royal Irish Fusiliers
Ewing Craig
Edentilone Gunner Royal Garrison Artillery
Fair William
Coolhill Driver Royal Field Artillery
Kelly Henry Mitchell
Moghan (Mochan) Sergeant (Private) Black Watch Killed in Action (CWGC)
McAteer Joseph
Mulnahunch Sapper Royal Engineers
McAteer William Robert
Mulnahunch Private Army Service Corps
McKee Albert
Cranslough Gunner Royal Field Artillery
McMillan [2] John
Kiltyclaven Private Royal Irish Fusiliers Wounded
Reid Joseph C.
Ennish Private Royal Irish Fusiliers Wounded
Sloane William
Dergina Private Royal Garrison Artillery
Stinson John
Clintyfallow Sergeant Royal Irish Fusiliers Died in France
Williamson Joseph
Lisferty Gunner Royal Field Artillery
Williamson Thomas
Lisferty Lance-Corporal Royal Irish Fusiliers M.C., Killed in Action
Williamson William James
Dernaborey Gunner Royal Field Artillery
White [3] William


Alexander James
Mullycar Private Canadians
Alexander William
Mullycar Private Canadians
Condy Archy
Lisferty Private U.S.A.
Conlan [1] Benjamin
Ennish Private Canadians Killed in Action (CWGC)
Cuddy [6] Hugh C.
Gorey Private U.S. Air Squad
Cuddy [6] Robert
Gorey Private U.S. Air Squad
Cuddy [6] Samuel
Gorey Corporal Canadian Infantry M.M.
Curry Walter
Carricklongfield Private 19th Canadian Infantry Killed in Action (CWGC)
Goodwin David
Knocknarney Sergeant Canadian Infantry Wounded
Hadden George
Farrater Lance-Corporal (Private) Q.O. Regiment, Canada (Machine Gun Corps) Killed in Action (CWGC)
Jamieson John
Mullyrodden Private Q.O. Regiment, Canada
McMillan Angus
Clintyclaven Private Canadian Inft.
McMillan Dugald
Clintyclaven S. Sergeant Princess Pat's Wounded
Millar James
Mullyrodden Private Q.O. Regiment, Canada Killed in Action
Simpson Andrew
Greenmount Gunner N.Z. Field Art.
Simpson T. M.
Greenmount Lance-Corporal N.Z. Field Art.

Upper and Lower Clonaneese were and still are seperate Congregations, though the returns made at the time were probably all put in as one. (Note: The congregations became one charge at the time the Roll was compiled and it is probable the minister supplied the information as one.)

  1. The church memorial gives the surname as "Conlan" wereas the Roll gave it as "Conlon".
  2. The church memorial gives the surname as "McMillan" wereas the Roll gave it as "McMillen".
  3. The church memorial for Lower Clonaneese records the name of "William White" but he was not recorded in the printed Roll.

These amendments were supplied by Raymond Cuddy, a member of Lower Clonaneese congregation (formerly spelt as Clenanees) and the Kileesill and Clonaneese Historical Society (

  1. "Joseph" Alexander was killed in action, not "James" as listed in the Roll -- he is listed in colonial forces.
  2. An Uncle of my father "Samuel G. Cuddy" is on our memorial but not listed on your list. I am not sure what unit he served in but was an engineer and was in France building bridges. For his work he recieved the MBE in 1920. He died in 1921 and there was no family so i have very little to go on.
  3. The other "Cuddy's" who served in the Canadian and US forces were like myself from Gorey not Aughintober. They would have had strong connections with the Orange lodge there.

Memorial in the congregation of Lower Clonaneese
Image of Lower Clonaneese memorial courtesy of Raymond Cuddy



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