Headstones: ROSCOMMON, Lisonuffy / Lissonuffy Graveyard, Roscommon, Ireland
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LISONUFFY / LISSONUFFY  GRAVEYARD, ROSCOMMON, IRELAND

No. 0
Road sign

No. 1
General view

No. 2
Information plaque

No. 3
O Lord have Mercy | on the Soul of DOMNICK | BEIRNE who Depd. This |
Life the 20 Dec. 1831 aged | … Erected by | his wife BRIDGET … | … … | …
… and their | Sons … … and | … BEIRNE & their | Posterity

No. 4
In | loving memory of | PATRICK BODKIN | Midgefield | Who died 15th
March 1882, | Aged 84 years | And his brother JOHN | Who died 23rd May
1874 | Aged 66 years. | An his daughter BRIDGET | Who died 21st May
1860, | Aged 22 years. | Also his son THOMAS | Who died 10th May 1902 |
Aged 62 years. | R.I.P.

No. 5
God have Mercy | on ye Soul of TOMS. | BRODRICK who Depd. | Augt. 19
1795 Agd 56 yrs | Erecd. by his Sons | MICHL. (?) & EDWD.

No. 6
In loving memory of | MICHAEL JOSEPH BROWN, | of Carnaska, | Who died
29th June, 1881. | Aged 28 years. | Sweet Jesus, Grant him rest. |
Erected by | PATRICK BROWN

No. 7
Erected | by | KATE CAMPBELL alias HUNT | Caggle | In memory of | her
beloved husband | EDWARD CAMPBELL | Who died 27th April 1860 | Aged 48
years | May he rest in peace

No. 8
Have mercy O Lord | on | the soul of | BRIDGET CARLOS alias BODKIN |
Wife of | CHARLES CARLOS of Cloonera | Who died 1st day of May 1875 |
Aged 74 years. | Also CHARLES CARLOS who | died Dec 17th 1879 aged 85 |
years. Also his son | MARTIN who died 5th May | 1907 aged 70 years. |
And his daughter | MARY ELLEN | Who died 5th May 1901 | Aged 20 (?)
years | R.I.P.

No. 9
Have mercy O Lord | on the soul of | JOHN CARLOS | Who died Dec 3rd 1892
| Aged 55 years | R.I.P.

No. 10
Pray for the soul of | LUKE CARLOS Ashbrook | Died 3rd November 1905 |
Aged 37 years | And | of his father and brother WILLIE | Also buried
here.

No. 11
Left stone: In loving memory | of | MICHAEL CARLEY | Mountpleasant |
Died 2nd Sept. 1972 | His wife | MARGARET (Ciss) | Died 20. Aug. 1988.
Right stone: In | loving memory of | ABRAHAM CARLEY | Ballintemple | Who
died 10th June 1924. | Aged 63 years. | And his wife BRIGID | Who died
11th May 1947. | His brother JOHN | Died 1910. Aged 43 yrs. | His wife
HONORA | Died 6 Sept 1938. Aged 72 yrs. | WILLIAM R.I.P. 15 Dec. 1937. |
Erected by his fond wife | CARLEY

No. 12
God be Merciful | To the soul of FRANCIS | CARLYS who Died the | 14th of
Decemr. 1764 in | whose Memory this | Stone was Erecd. by | His Son …

No. 13
God have | mercy on the Soul | of MATHW. CARLY who di | ed 24th Augt.
1822 agd 33 | yrs. & his wife HONOR CARLY | als. HUGHES died 31st Augt.,
| agd. 27. This stone was erectd. | as a tribute of duty by his | Father
MATHW. CARLY & his | Sons WILM. & JAMS.

No. 14
In loving memory | of | THOMAS CAUNEEN | Died 30. Jan. 1961 | His wife
ANNE | Died 18. March 1937 | Their sons | EDDIE, died 21. March 1937 |
PATRICK, died 15. May 1967 | THOMAS J. died 26. Oct. 1976. | MAI CAUNEEN
(nee NOONE) | Died 15 Jan 2001 | Her husband | PETER (Pete) CAUNEEN |
Died 13. April 2013 | R.I.P.

No. 15
O Lord | Have mercy on the | Soul of MICHL. CORCORAN | who died 27th of
Jan. | 1809 agd. 71 yrs & his wife | MARGT. CORCORAN als. FRAWLY (?)
died 27th of April | …

No. 16
Pray for ye Soul of | MARGT. CUNNINGHAM Alias | LENARD who Depd. | Aug
5th 1775 Age 66 (?) | Erectd. by her Loving | Husband JOS. CUNNINGHAM

No. 17
In Loving Memory Of | CORNELIUS DEVINE | Ballyglass Tulsk Died 1928 |
His Wife MARIA Died 1929 | Their Son JOSEPH | Grange Four Mile House |
Died 19 July 1965 | His Wife WINIFRED | Died 10 Dec 1940 | Their
Daughters KATHLEEN | Died 1930 Aged 4 Years | MARY MURRAY | Died 6 April
2012

No. 18
Left stone: DOCKERY | Late of | Clooneragh | Strokestown and |
Morehampton Road | Dublin | Rest in Peace | In | Loving Memory of | VERA
| 21 July 1987 | AGNES | 30 March 1991 | MARY | 11 July 2010 | St. Rita
pray for them. Right stone: In | Loving Memory of | ANNIE DOCKERY |
Clooneylyons | Died 7. Oct. 1975. | And MICHAEL DOCKERY | Died 26. July
1981. | MICHAEL JOSEPH DOCKERY | His wife ELIZABETH | Clooneragh |
PATRICK DOCKERY | WILLIAM DOCKERY | Clooneragh died 31. Jan. 1965 (?) |
JOHN DOCKERY | Clooneylyons died 27. Feb. 1965 (?) | R.I.P. | DOCKERY

No. 19
Top: The Burial Place of | PATRICK DUFFY, Esqr. | Strokestown. Left
side: Of your charity | Pray for the soul of | EDWARD DUFFY, |
Strokestown | Who died on the 15th Nov. 1904 | R.I.P. | By his loving
daughter | FRANCES HANGLOW (1931). Right side: O Holy Cross, | Under thy
shadow | I will rest. | In the most holy | name of Jesus | Pray for the
repose | of the soul of | PATRICK DUFFY, | Who died | 29th September,
1887, | Aged 67 years.

No. 20
This monument has been | erected by | P. DUFFY, Strokestown | In memory
of his | parents and Brothers | MARTIN DUFFY | of Ballyduffy | Died July
1847, aged 76 years. | His wife BRIDGET, died | June 1862, aged 70. |
Also their sons, WILLIAM | MICHAEL and LUKE who died | aged respectively
18, 20, 21 years | R.I.P.

No. 21
O Lord have Mercy on | the Soul of … EGAN | who did Jan. 10th 1802 (?) |
Agd. 38 (?) yrs. Also his wife | … EGAN als. M… | who died June 11th
1792 (?) | Aged … Erectd. … | MICHL., JOHN & JAMES

No. 22
O Lord have Mercy on | the Soul of JOHN FALLON | late of Strokestown who
| depd. this life 3rd Dec. | 1831 (?) aged 20 yrs this | Monument was
Erected | by his loving Father | BRYAN and NANCY (?) his Mother

No. 23
O Almighty God | be Mercifull to ye | soul of MURTAUGH | GAUACAN Who
Died | … 1742. Erected by | his Son & Daughter | …

No. 24
God have Mercy on | the Soul of CATHE. GAN | NON who Depd. 1st of Mar. |
1792 aged 12 yrs. Erectd. | by her parents BRYAN | GANNON & his wife
wife | WINEFRED FALLON and | their son MARTIN GANNON

No. 25
O Lord have Mercy on | the Soul of CORMICK HANLY | died 1797 Aged 40.
MARY | HANLY alias KENNY (?) his wife | died 1803 aged 42 yrs and | ANN
(?) HANLY alias BOLAN (?) | died 1827 (?) aged 32 yrs. This | monument
is erected in | memory of them and | their Posterity by | BRIDGET HANLY
alias DUCK | … her Son JAMES

No. 26
Left stone: In loving memory of | MICHAEL HEADE | Moher | Died 7 March
1972 | His wife ELLEN | Died 3 April 1955 | Their family JAMES | Died 16
March 1996 | MARY ELLEN | Died 18 July 2001 | HEADE. Middle stone: In |
loving memory of | PETER HEAD | Moher | Died 15th March 1954 | Aged 77
years | His wife MARY ANN | Died 20th Dec. 1982 | Aged 89 years | Their
sons | PATRICK JOSEPH | Died 17th June 1935 | Aged 12 years | PETER |
Died 6th June 1984 | Aged 59 years | R.I.P. | HEAD. Right stone: Pray |
for the soul of | PATRICK HEAD, | Clooneragh, | Who died March 28, |
1892, aged 92 years. | And his wife ELLEN, | Who died May 4, 1871, |
Aged 66 years. | Sweet Jesus Mercy. | Erected in filial | devotion by
their son | Rev. J. J. HEAD, Rector | Church of the | Annunciation, |
St. Louis. Mo. U.S.A.

No. 27
O God have | mercy on the soul | of MARY KELLY who depd. this | life
Apr. the 14th 1831 agd. 21 yrs. | also her Brothers PATK. BERND. | &
LUKE who lie here Interred | Erecd. by their Parents JOHN | KELLY & his
wife BRIDGET [rest illegible]

No. 28
O Lord Have | Mercy on the Soul | of MICHAEL KENNY, who Dep | this Life
on the 3rd of Feb. | 1836 aged 29 Years | This | Monument was Erected |
by his Father PATK KENNY | … MARGARET KENNY

No. 29
Erected | by | PATRICK KENNY of Tully | In memory of | his beloved wife
| ANNE | Who died 1st January 1876 | Aged 44 years | May she rest in
peace | Also | Her Husband PATRICK KENNY | Died 13th August 1906 | Aged
84 years | R.I.P. | MICHAEL KENNY | Died 11th Nov. 1943 | His wife MOLLY
| Died 30th June 1961 | His brother JAMES | Died 22nd Nov. 1944

No. 30
Pray for ye Soul … | of OWEN LOAGHAN | who Depd. ye yr. 1773 | Agd 76 &
wife SARAH | LOAGHAN als. HARINGTON | who lied here … | Erectd by …

No. 31
In loving memory of | DARBY LOGHAN | Carramoneen. | Who died 8th Decr.
1906 | Aged 82 years. | Also his beloved wife | ANNE LOGHAN | nee MURPHY
| Who died 6th Decr. 1906 | Aged 63 years | May their souls rest | in
peace | Also their daughter | Mrs. BRIGID TREMBLE (?) | who died 4th
Jan. 1914 | Erected by their | sorrowing children

No. 32
Left stone: In Loving Memory of | JOHN LOHAN Moher | Died 28 Jan 1953
aged 72 | His wife ANNE | Died 26 March 1921 aged 49 | Their son PETER |
Died 2 April 1906 | Aged 6 months | Erected to their fond memory | by
JOSEPH LOHAN, Moher A.D. 1932. Middle stone: In Loving Memory | of |
JOHN (Jack) LOHAN | Caggle | Died 3 Feb. 1994 | Aged 81 years | His Wife
TERESA | Died 16th June 2014 | Aged 96 years | Their Daughter | PAULINE
DUFFY | (nee LOHAN) | Died 12th Sept. 2012 | Aged 64 years | R.I.P. |
LOHAN. Right stone: In Loving Memory | of | Sgt. MARTIN J. LOHAN |
Caggle | Born 28th January 1944 | Died 5th October 2012 | R.I.P. |
Forever in our thoughts | Erected by | LOHAN and O'CONNOR family | and
LINDA "Birds leg" | LOHAN

No. 33
Pray for the Soul of | PETER LOUGHAN | Who d. this 2nd of | Augest 1746.

No. 34
Pray for the Soul of | PHL McCORMACK who died | Decr. 1773 (?) agd 77
yrs. his Son | PATK McCORMAK. Erecd. | ye Monument 1783.

No. 35
Left stone: O Lord have mercy | on the soul of | OWEN MELVIN, | of
Lisanuffy. | Who died 3rd May, 1895. | Aged 80 years. | Also his wife
ANNE | MELVIN, alias CARLOS | Who died 9th June, 1897, | Aged 75 years.
| Their sons MICHAEL | Died 1923 aged 77 years | His wife KATE nee
SKELLY | Died 1947 aged 82 years | JAMES died 1931 aged 84 years | May
they rest in peace. | Erected by their loving sons | MICHAEL and JAMES
MELVIN. Right stone: In loving memory | of | MARY MELVIN | Died 28. Feb.
1958 | Aged 58 yrs. | And her husband | EUGENE | Died 21. April 1985. |
Aged 81 yrs. | R.I.P.

No. 36
O Lord | have mercy on the Soul | of FRANCIS MULLOOLY | who Depd this
life the 26 | of February 1834 aged | 43 years. | this Monument was
erected | by his loving wife and his | Brothers JNO., MICHL. and | JAMES
MULLOOLY as a | small Tribute of affection | and Gratitude

No. 37
Pray for the repose | of the Souls of | THOMAS MURRAY, | Farn,
Strokestown, | Who died 23rd Decr, 1908, | Aged 76 years. | And his
beloved wife | MARY ANNE MURRAY, | Who died 17th April, 1909, | Aged 61
years. | Also their loving Son | PATRICK, | Who died 15th Novr, 1889, |
Aged 5 years. | Erected by their loving | sons, PETER, and JOHN, | In
affectionate memory.

No. 38
Erected by | JOHN MURRY, Carntryla, | In loving memory of his dear wife,
| ALICE MURRY, | Who departed this life on 18th Octr, 1929, | Aged 34
years. | Also their infant child, | DOMNICK PATRICK, | Who departed this
life 16th April, 1927, | Aged 8 months. | Lord Jesus have mercy on their
souls. | And her husband JOHN MURRY | Who died 25th. Jan. 1963. | Aged
80 years. | Their son THOMAS P. | Died 25th June 1994 | Their daughter
MAY | Died 26th December 2005 | R.I.P.

No. 39
O Lord have mercy | on the soul of JOHN MURRAY | who departed this life
the | 29th of June 1829 (?) aged 21 | also a Younger Brother | …

No. 40
God have mercy on | the soul of LAURE. MURRY | who died June 1797 agd |
91 yrs & his Grandson | PETER MURRY died Feb. | … agd 24 Erectd. by | …

No. 41
In | loving memory of | PATRICK NERNEY | of Cloonmustra | Who died 3rd
Nover. 1888 | Aged 72 years. | Also his son JOHN | Who died 16th June
1880 (?) | Aged 31 years. | And his wife | BRIDGET NERNEY | Who died 2nd
January 1905 | Aged 86 years

No. 42
Erected by | ANNE NOLAN of Tully | In memory of | her beloved husband |
HUGH NOLAN | Who died 1st January 1887, | Aged 27 (?) years. | And her
son JAMES who | died young

No. 43
O Lord | have mercy on the soul | of | PETER NOONE of Col… | Who died
12th January 1876 | Aged 65 years | Also his beloved daughter | KATE |
Died 28th April 1879 | aged 24 years | Erected by his beloved son |
MICHAEL | as a tribute of respect | to their memory | R.I.P. | MICHAEL
NOONE | Died 3rd April 1931 | And his wife BRIDGET | Died 8th October
1908

No. 44
In | loving memory of | MICHAEL O'NEIL | Caggle, (Forty Acres) | Who
died January 1850 | Aged 44 years | And his wife | MARGARET nee MURRAY |
Who died December 1885 (?) | Aged 70 years | Also their son | MICHAEL
O'NEIL | Died March 4th 1894 (?) | Aged 65 years

No. 45
Left stone: In Loving Memory Of | EDWARD SHAUGHNESSY | Cagglemore | Died
July 8th 1957 | His wife SARAH J. | Died Feb. 10th 1932 | Their daughter
| MARY M. | Died Feb. 10th 1928 | R.I.P. | SHAUGHNESSY. Right stone: O
Lord have mercy on | the Soul of | MICHAEL O'SHAUGHNESSY who | depd.
this life 17th of Jany 1853 (?) aged | 72 (?) years. Also his wife |
BRIDGET O'SHAUGHNESSY | alias KING who depd. this life … | of Octbr.
1857 (?) aged 60 years. | This monument is erected | by their Son
MICHAEL for them

No. 46
O Lord have mercy on | the Soul of PETER O'SHAUGHNESSY | who died 20th
of July 1847 aged | 21 years | also his Mother MARY O' | SHAUGHNESSY
alias TOOL (?) who died 19th | of Febry. 1858 (?) aged 52 years | This
Monument is erected by | THOMAS O'SHAUGNESSY to | testify his affection
for his | Wife and Son

No. 47
O Lord have mercy | on the Soul of BRIDT. QUIN | als. NERHENY who died
2d | Octr. 1809 agd 56 yrs. Erectd. | by her loving Husbd. …

No. 48
O Lord | have mercy on the soul | of | JAMES SHANNON | of Carneska | Who
died 8th December 1880 | Aged 63 years | ELLEN SHANNON | Died 23 March
1943 | Her brother ANDREW | Died 5 April 1934 | His wife KATE | Died 29
Feb 1944 | Their daughter | KATHLEEN HEALY | Died 28 May 1990 | Her
husband RICHARD | Died 26 Dec 1981 | Their son JOE | Died 2 Oct 1994

No. 49
In loving memory of | JOHN SHAUGHNESSY, | Corbohill, | Died May 14th
1928. | His wife CATHERINE, | Died June 29th 1936. | Their children, |
JOHN died July 26th 1959. | SARAH died Dec 9th 1966. | THOMAS died Jan
26th 1971. | MICHAEL SHAUGHNESSY | Died 5. Dec. 2005 | Aged 72 years |
R.I.P. | SHAUGHNESSY

No. 50
In | loving memory of | THOMAS SHAUGHNESSY, | Who died 3rd March, 1876,
| Aged 54 years. | And his dear wife | CATHERINE SHAUGHNESSY, | Who died
8th July, 1907, | Aged 75 years.

No. 51
O Lord have mercy on | the soul of | JOHN SULLIVAN | Who died 28 August
1897 | Aged 96 years. | And his wife MARGARET | Who died 21 Novr. 1900 |
Aged 86 years | Also their children | PATRICK and ANNE | who are
interred here | Erected by their children | JOHN and MARGARET.

No. 52
God have | mercy on the Soul | of ANNE TIGHE als. KING | who died 9th of
Feby 1827 | agd 40 yrs & her son PATT. | TIGHE died 30th of Decr 1823 |
agd 13. Erectd by her Hus | band THOS. TIGHE & their | Daughter BRIDGT.
for them & | their Posterity

No. 53
Sacred | Heart of Jesus | have mercy on the souls | of THOMAS TREACY and
| his wife BRIDGET | Also their sons | THOMAS, PATRICK and JOHN |
Erected by | MARY TREACY, Ballybeg