The Tuam Herald, Saturday, April 17, 1909
Tuam, Co Galway
HOGAN and LUPTON - April 19, 1884, at the Cathedral, Tuam, by his Grace the
Archbishop, assisted by the Rev. M. Heany, C A, James Francis Hogan, Inspector
of National Schools, younger son of the late James Hogan, Esq., Ballinacurra
House, Limerick, to Kate, widow of the late Robert Lupton, Esq., of Liverpool,
and daughter of Edmond Concanon, Esq, of Tuam.
BLAKE and SYNOTT - April 15, 1909, at St. Joseph's, Glasthule, Francis
Joseph, son of Richard Blake, of Annaghdown House, Co Galway, to Edith Mary,
daughter of the late Thomas Synott, of Innismore, Glenageary, Co Dublin.
DONOHOE and FLANAGAN - On Thursday, the 15th April, 1909, at the Cathedral,
Tuam, by the Rev. O. Hannon, C.C., John Donohoe, Curracreen, Tuam, to Maggie,
daughter of the late William Flanagan, Bishop Street, Tuam.
O'BEIRNE - April 17, 1909, at his residence, Tawin (?), Oranmore, Co Galway,
Patrick O'Beirne, aged 75; deeply regretted by his sorrowing wife and family.
CONVENT OF MERCY, TUAM
On Saturday last, Miss Delia Flynn, daughter of Mr. William Flynn, May Grove
Cottage, Ballyhannis, received the holy habit of religion under the patronage
of St. John of God. His Grace the Archbishop offered the Holy Sacrifice at
7:30, giving holy communion to the young aspirant to the religious state. The
ceremony of giving the white veil was performed at 8:30 by the Very Rev Canon
Macken, Adm, assisted by Rev Father McDermott, C.C. Among the many friends who
attended the ceremony were Mr.and Mrs. Michael Flynn, Vincentian, and Rev. P.
Flynn, brother of the young religious. Several other clerical are lay friends
witnessed the impressive and devotional ceremony.
DEATH OF MR. RICHARD KELLY, ARDSKEABEG.
On Sunday last, after a lingering illness, departed to the deep regret of his
relatives and acquaintances, Mr. Richard Kelly, of Ardskeabeg, parish of
Cummer, in the 65th year of his age. The deceased had lived a quiet life. Always
of a retiring disposition, he meddled not in public affairs nor in anybody's
business but simply minded his own. He was respected and esteemed, as evinced
by the large cortege attending the burial.
The remains were removed to the Parish Church Coreun (?), on Monday, and
there laid till next day when after Mass had been celebrated, the funeral left for
Kilmoylan, where the interment too place.
Chief mourners: Rev. R. Canavan, C.C., Westport; Rev. B. Canavan, C. C.,
Aughagower; Robert Canavan, Patrick Canavan, Edward Canavan, Francis Canavan, and
Stephen Canavan (nephews); Mrs. Ronaldson, (niece), John W. Ronaldson,
(nephew-in-law), Dominick Ronaldson.
The funeral included - Rev W. J. McHugh, P.P., Cummer, Rev Michael Diskin,
P.P., Milltown; Messrs. Martin Bodkin, J. P.; James McDonnell, C. T. C.; thomas
Browne, Patrick Rattery, Peter Hughes, James Nohilly, D.C.; Michael
Shaughnessy, James J. Burke, Thomas Mullin, H. Daly, Thomas Leacy (?), John Cunningham,
John Healy, J. Higgins, Michael O'Brien, John Stephens, M. C______, Martin
Shaughnessy, P. O'Donnell, N. T., Pat Hession, John Cunningham, F. Keane, T.C.;
John Connelly, T.C.; P. Lyons, T.C.; P Byrne, T.C.; D. O' Malley, P. McHugh,
P.E. Carroll, Thomas Nolan, MichaelCorcoran, Ml. Nolan, M. Farrell, Pat Farrell,
Edward Farrell, Daniel Butler, Bernard O'Connor, T. Hayden, M. O'Brien, Wm.
______, P. Cloonan, John McCabe, John Burke, Martin Murphy, D.C.; John Walsh,
Richard Walsh, M Roland, etc.
Rev. Richard Canavan officiated at the graveside, assisted by Rev. Father
DEATH OF MR. MARTIN HEALY, CLOONSHEEN.
To the ineffable sorrow of his family and numerous friends died at his
residence on the 17th inst., Mr. Martin Healy, of Cloonsheen, parish of Kilconly,
after a brief illness, during which he had lay the consoling ministrations of
Holy Church at the hands of his attentive pastor, Rev. Father Lavelle. The
deceased had attained the ripe old age of 79 years, during which he was invariably
hale and hearty and enjoyed his faculties unimpaired to the last. The
interment took place at Kilconly on the 19th, and was attended by a large concourse
of people paying the last tribute and testifying by their presence to the
esteem and regard in which the deceased was held in the district.
Chief mourners - Winifred Healy, (wife), Thomas Healy, Andrew Healy, (sons);
Mrs. Walsh, Mrs. Thomas Healy (daughter-in-law); John Walsh, Patrick Walsh;
Maggie Walsh, Winifred Walsh (grandchildren); Mrs. Farrell (niece); John
Heverin, Thomas Heverin, Andrew Heverin (nephews).
Amongst others at the funeral were - Rev. M Lavelie, P.P, who officiated at
the graveside; Henry ffrench Lynch, J.J. Hughes, J. Farrell, Mrs. Blake, J.
Egan, Thomas Varrily, John Varrily, P. McTigue and T. Waldron, (McDonnell & Co.),
George E. Lynch, and M. Moran, etc. R.I.P.
British Isles Family History Society - USA, Newsletter Editor
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