Headstones: Clonmellon Church, Interior, (Plaques) Westmeath Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/copyright.htm Contributed by: Kev Murray
Transcribed by Margaret Bonar Photos _______________________________________________ CLONMELLON CHURCH, INTERIOR, PLAQUES, COUNTY WESTMEATH, IRELAND Photo No.0 Photograph of Clonmellon Church, Co Westmeath. Photo No.1 Photograph of stone dated A.D. 1880. Photo No.2 Church Interior Photo No.3 Font in Church with inscription. VITAE SPIRITUALIS IANUA. Photo No.4 Celtic Cross | Lord Have Mercy | on | The soul of | Rev. DENIS COYNE | Parish Priest of Clonmellon | and | Killalon 1922 – 1936 | who died October 18th 1936 | As an affectionate tribute to his memory | the parishioners have erected | this monument | R.I.P. Photo No.5 Close up of No. 4 Celtic Cross | Lord Have Mercy | on | The soul of | Rev. DENIS COYNE | Parish Priest of Clonmellon | and | Killalon 1922 – 1936 | who died October 18th 1936 | As an affectionate tribute to his memory | the parishioners have erected | this monument | R.I.P. Photo No.6 In the most holy name of Jesus | pray for the soul of | Very Rev JAMES DOWLING P.P.V.F. | Whose remains are here interred | For more than 40 years Pastor of | the United Parishes of Clonmellon & Killallon | died on 6th June 1884 | aged 86 | On whose soul sweet Jesus have mercy | We have loved him in life let us not forget him after death until | we have conducted him by our prayers to the eternal tabernacles | St Ambrose | R.I.P. Photo No.7 Sacred heart of Jesus | have mercy on the soul of | Rev. WILLIAM HEALY P.P. | who died 28th April 1922 | In grateful remembrance of his labours | amongst them for 26 years | The parishioners of Clonmellon & Killallon | have erected this monument in his memory | R.I.P. Photo No.8 Same as 7. Photo No.9 In the most Holy name of Jesus | Pray for the souls of | JOHN and MARY MURPHY | Moygrehan | who died respectively | 20th March 1906 | and 18th April 1882 | and their daughter MARGARET MARY | died 13th April 1882 | R.I.P. Photo No.10 Close up of No. 9. Photo No.11 Plaster carving on wall. Photo No.12 Of your charity | pray for the soul of | the Rev. JOHN MURRAY | who departed this life | the 25th March 1809 | aged 58 years | having been Parish Priest | of this Parish 25 years | R.I.P. Photo No.13 Of your charity | Pray for the soul of the Very Revd JAMES MURRAY | who departed this life | the 29th January 1844 | aged 73 years | having been Parish Priest | of this Parish 35 years | and of the Parish of | Turbotstown previously | for 12 years | This joint monument | was erected in virtue of | a bequest devised by him | for the purpose | he Revd JOHN MURRAY named | in the other inscription | having been his uncle | R.I.P. Photo No.14 Stained glass window with detail Pray for GARRITT REILLY Clonlough Photo No.15 Pray for PHILIP REILLY Clonlough who died in America.