Headstones: Kilmacrenan Abbey,  County Donegal
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KILMACRENAN ABBEY, COUNTY DONEGAL, IRELAND

Photo No.0
Cemetery view

Photo No.1
Here | amidst his relatives and friends | after a short sojourn
in Ireland | Died | The Revd. CORNELIUS CANNON | Who ministered |
for a quarter of a century | in the | United States of America |
Born in January 1825, | Ordained priest 1854, | Died 21st October
1884. | Requiescat in pace | Also | SUSAN STRAIN, | Who died 9th
March 1889 | Aged 31 years | KATE McCAFFERTY | Died 25th Mar.
1978 | Erected by HUGH STRAIN

Photo No.2
In Loving Memory of | JOHN COYLE | Upper Coytion | Died 8th Aug.
1984 aged 83 yrs | His sister MARGARET | Died 19th April 1992
aged 83 | R.I.P.

Photo No.3
In Loving Memory Of | The DILLON Family | Hillhead, Kilmacrennan.
| Rest in Peace

Photo No.4
In Loving Memory Of | A Very Dear Wife, Mother & Grandmother. |
MARY JOSEPHINE DILLON | Buncrana & Kilmacrennan | Died 8th
September 2000, Aged 69 Years. | Rest In Peace | DILLON

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In Loving Memory Of | A Dear Husband | MICHAEL DILLON | Died 8th
February 2001, Aged 73 Years. | Rest In Peace | DILLON

Photo No.6
In Fondest Memory of | A loving husband and father | JOHN DOHERTY
| Kilmacrennan | Died 22nd Dec. 1985 aged 55 yrs | Our Lady of
Lourdes pray for him

Photo No.7
In loving | memory of | HUGH DOHERTY | 8-4-1953 | His wife |
HANNAH | 24-8-1958 | Their sons | SAM | 20-4-1956 | HUGH |
31-12-1981 | erected by | KATHLEEN LOAN | nee DOHERTY

Photo No.8
In Loving Memory | of | A devoted husband, father | and
grandfather | GEORGE HERRITY | Born 29th January 1919 | Died 14th
July 1999 | His beloved wife | SARAH (Cissie) | Born 19th May
1921 | Died 24th December 2002 | Their baby daughter | MARY
GEORGINA | Resting in Tully Cemetery | January - March 1962 |
Don't grieve for me now | I am free I am following | the path
God laid for me

Photo No.9
In Loving Memory Of | GERARD LYNAGH | Kilmacrennan | Died 11th
March 1983 | Aged 18 years | Also his uncle | Sergeant HUGH
LYNAGH | Died 18th June 1983 | Aged 46 years

Photo No.10
In Loving Memory Of | MADGE McCLAFFERTY | (nee LYNAGH) | Renmore
Galway & Carnasaul Kilmacrenan | Died 1st August 2002 | Rest in
Peace

Photo No.11
In Loving Memory Of [photo] | A Dear Husband and Father | PATRICK
McCLAFFERTY | Who Died 12th May 2002, Aged 64 Years.

Photo No.12
In Loving Memory Of | DAN and ELLEN McELWEE | Died 1932 | Their
sons | BERNARD died Sept. 1953 | JAMES died Aug. 1967 | Also
their daughter | ROSEANN POWELL | Died Sept. 1954

Photo No.13
In Loving Memory Of | DOROTHY MOODY | Hill Head | Died 19th March
2001

Photo No.14
In Loving Memory Of | GEORGE O’BRIEN | Ballykerron | Died 11th
December 1967 | His wife MAY | Died 5th July 1990

Photo No.15
In Loving Memory | of | ABRAHAM RICE | Died 9th March 1957 aged
57 years | And ANNA & DOLORES | Aged 11 weeks | Also NEAL
McCORMACK | Died Nov. 1947 aged 79 years | ANNIE died Oct. 1955
aged 88 years | ELLEN died June 1930 aged 31 years

Photo No.16
HUGH STRAIN | 1938 - 2001 | Fear Uasal

Photo No.17
Left stone: In | Loving | Memory of | JIM McCAFFERTY | Died 3 -
Nov. 1975. | Rest in Peace. Middle stone: Sacred heart of Jesus |
have mercy on the souls | of | HUGH STRAIN, | Died 23rd Sept.
1899, | Aged 46 years. | PATRICK McCAFFERTY, | Died 30th Sept.
1919, | Aged 52 years. | MARY ANN McCAFFERTY, | Died 9th March
1942, | Aged 72 years. | R.I.P. | HUGH STRAIN | Died 25th April
1977 | Aged 80 years | ANNIE STRAIN | Died 23rd Sept 2005 | Aged
100 years. Right stone: In | Loving | Memory of | WINNIE
McCAFFERTY | Died 24 - June 1976. | Rest in Peace.

Photo No.18
[side of McCAFFERTY and STRAIN stones, number 17] COLLETTE J.
McCAFFERTY | Died 6th November 1946 | Aged 6 months. | Have Mercy
On The Soul | of | BRIGID STRAIN | Died 25th March 1953. |
Erected by the | STRAIN & McCAFFERTY family

Photo No.19
In Loving Memory Of | DAVID TAYLOR | Died 9th August 1991 | Aged
82 years | VINCENT TAYLOR | Rest In Peace

Photo No.20
In | Loving Memory of | JAMES ARTHUR E. TAYLOR | Died in Fahan
30th January 1983 | R.I.P. | Erected by VINCENT and DAVID TAYLOR