Killeeshil #2 Chapel and grounds.
This view from the east of the Killeeshil Roman Catholic Cemetery no longer in use. Burials in this cemetery date back to late 1700's
ERECTED BY OWEN MCCANN OF TULNAVERN IN MEMORY OF HIS FATHER OWEN WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE 19 MARCH 1862 AGED 82 YEARS.
Note: This is the same Owen who buried his brother, William Macann in Errigle Cross Cemetery (see Errigle Creoss#1
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Buried next to Owen in Killeeshil Catholic Cemetery are:
Erected by Charles O'Neal of Ballynahaye for his father Owen O'Neal 20 Dec 1780 aged 56
Hugh O'Neal died April 180? 18 years, Son of Charles
peter McCusker for father Michael McCusker 23 Aug 1834 aged 40 years
Kellys by P Kelly Bridgit Kelly 19 Aug 1833 son 20 Feb 1831 aged 19 years
Edward McKew 3 April 1794 aged 60. Susanna McKew 21 Oct 1801 (age difficult to read, either 34 or 54)
Erected by Frances Hughes in memory of Owen Hughes 9 October 1790 6? years. his mother Rose Hughes otehwise McGirr 2? 8 1790 58 years. also his brother Terrence Hughes died 16 Dec 1802 aged 42
Note: Surnames Fox, McGee and Loughran also buried in the cemetery