ST TIERNEY'S R
C GRAVEYARD, ROSLEA
Tierney’s R.C. Graveyard, Roslea
graveyard was recorded and the headstones listed in the 1984 Clogher
Record, pp. 433-48. The following additional headstones
were discovered as a result of renovation and excavation work
carried out at the Church and graveyard over the past few years.
Here lieth the body of Patrick Prunty who departed this life Feb
the 20 1794 aged 73 years. Erected by his son John Prunty. (This
stone lies at the front wall near 33A. It was probably at grave
Erected by Charles Sloey of Feigh in memory of his father Henory
(sic) Sloey who departed this life May the 1 1831 aged 54 years.
(This stone had been used as a doorstep at the Vestry. Discovered
during renovations to the Chapel in 1987 it now lies at the west
wall between 16A and 17A.)
following three headstones are together near 58C.
This stone erected by Felix and John Leonard in memory of their
father James Leonard who departed this life May the 9th 1797 aged
This stone was erected by Connor Smyth of Nart in memory of his
daughter Mary Smyth who departed this life Sept. the 20th A.D.
1817 aged 30 yrs.
This stone erected by Moses Smyth in memory of his daughter Rose
Smyth dpareted May ye 13 1807 aged 22.
Sacred to the memory of Hugh McKenna late of Drummons who departed
this life the 12 of Februrary aged 62 years A.D. 1848. (It was
found buried while putting in a footpath. This stone is beside
This stone erected by Thomas Monday in memory of his mother
Eleanor Monday departed June 20th 1801 aged 54 yrs. (This stone
lies behind no. 98D)
Erected by Hugh Owens of Dernahesco in memory of his father and
mother Patrick and Ellen. On whose soul sweet Jesus have Mercy.
(This stone is lying at grave 83D. Uncovered while leveling the
This stone was erected by James Quigley in memory of his fat(her)
William Quigley who departed this life -- the -- 1812 age --
(this stone is in fragments and lying at the front boundary wall.)
& Bridget Montague
Peter Montague and his wife Bridget.
friend as you pass by
As you are now so once was I.
As I am now so you mst be
Prepare the way to follow me.
My father died
2/9/1824. My mother died Sept. 02th (sic) 1824 being 18 days
difference in the time. James Montague of Cornamramurvy.
Luke Keenan late of Roslea d. 11/11/1869 a. 52. His wife Hannah
Keenan d. 24/3/1891. Teresa Mary d. 20/6/1888. John Thomas d.
23/12/1889. Joseph T. d. 26/6/1894. James E. d. 10/3/1895.
Elizabeth d. 5/12/1923.
Journal for 13 Nov. 1869: Re. Luke Keenan’s Funeral.
Rosslea 10.45. Rained hard all forenoon. Large funeral after all.
Smollen, PP, celebrated. I presided at Office and gave Absolution
and interment service. Wept much. Offerings (GBP pound) 36. Left
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