Headstones: WEXFORD, Duncannon Old Cemetery (R.C.), Co. Wexford, Ireland
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DUNCANNON OLD CEMETERY (R.C.), CO. WEXFORD, IRELAND

No. 0
View of cemetery from road

No. 1
In Memory of | JOHN ARNOLD | Skerries Co. Dublin | 1st Mate on the Schooner "Wild
Wave" | Accidentaly drowned Duncannon Harbour | 20th Dec 1906. [the death year is
incorrect, see No. 2 which lists the correct date of 1905] | Erected by his
daughter JULIA DOWLING | Skerries Co. Dublin. | R.I.P.

No. 2
In Memory Of | Captain JOHN ARNOLD | Skerries Co. Dublin | Accidentally Drowned |
From The | "North Sea" | In Duncannon Harbour | 20th-12th-1905 | Aged 48 Years. |
Erected By His Daughters | JULIA DOWLING | MARY JO McNAMEE | LILY ARNOLD

No. 3
In | Loving Memory of | WALTER BREEN Duncannon | Died 24th Dec 1914 aged 47. |
Also his sons WALTER | Died 13th May 1918 aged 29 | JOHN | Died 21st Jan 1935 aged
29 | His wife CATHERINE | Died 12th Oct 1947 aged 80. | NORA BREEN | Died 16th
Feb. 1974 aged 63.

No. 4
In Loving Memory | of | My husband | LEONARD T. BROWNE | Duncannon | Died 1st Aug
1963. | To my mother ELLEN FINLEY | Died 7th Dec. 1949 | Also his son | LEONARD
BROWNE | Died 7th Mar 1997 | R.I.P.

No. 5
In Loving Memory | of | ANDREW BUTLER, Duncannon | Died Dec 1911 aged 1 mth. Also
MARY BUTLER Died 26th Feb 1912 aged 34 yrs. | PETER O'NEILL | Died 16th Jan 1919
aged 74 yrs. | MARY DEEGAN | Died 11th April 1925 aged 73 yrs. | RICHARD BUTLER |
Died 27th Jan 1935 aged 66 yrs. | BRIDGET BUTLER | Died 10th March 1951 aged 35
yrs. | PATRICK BUTLER | Died 12th April 1977 aged 72 yrs. | R.I.P. | BUTLER

No. 6
Erected by | ANNE BUTLER of Duncannon | in memory of her Husband | RICHARD BUTLER
who depd. this life | Apr. 11 1860 aged 71 Years | Her daughter BRIDGET GLEESON
died 23 Decbr 1901 | agd 63 yrs.

No. 7
Sacred | to the memory of CATHERINE | BUTLER of Duncannon | alias O'CONNOR who
depd this | life Jan 16 1865 aged 35 Years | also her 3 Children who died | young

No. 8
In | Loving Memory of | RICHARD BUTLER | Duncannon | Died 30th Dec 1960 aged 50 |
His wife MARY ANN, | Died 2nd April 1977 aged 61 yrs

No. 9
In loving memory of | ANNIE CHEEVERS | Clonsharragh, | Who died 29. June 1939 aged
54 | And her husband JAMES | Died 23. March 1955 aged 70. | Also their son JAMES |
Died 5th August 2015 aged 93. | R.I.P.

No. 10
In Memory of | MARGARET CLEGG | Kilbride | Died ... March 1964 | Aged 48 | Her
husband MICHAEL | Died 5 Feb 1966 | Aged 58

No. 11
In Loving Memory | of | MARY KATE COLGAN | Duncannon | Died 12th Sept 1986 aged 75
| Also her son | FRANCIS COLGAN | Died 15th Feb 1958 aged 17 | R.I.P.

No. 12
In Memory Of | MARGARET CULLETON | Kilbride | Died 5th June 1925, aged 52 yrs. |
And MARY CULLETON, | Died 9th Jan. 1949, aged 58 yrs. | Also their husband JOHN
CULLETON | Died 9th Feb. 1965, aged 86 yrs.

No. 13
In Loving Memory Of | RICHARD CUNNIAM | Died 1st Jan. 1917 | Also his wife ELLEN |
Died 24th July 1933. | And their children | DICK died 30th June 1934. | BRIDGET
died 3rd Dec. 1947.

No. 14
In Loving Memory Of | BERTIE DOWNES | Died 18 Dec. 1959. | And his wife FLORENCE,
| Died 11 Oct. 1960. | Also MICHAEL KENT, | Died 26 June 1973. | And his wife,
DIMPIE, | Nee DOWNES | Died 6. May 1998.

No. 15
Cherished Memories Of | PATSY DOWNES | A Devoted Husband, Dad and Grandad. | Died
28th July 2012 Aged 85 Years. | "O God, your sea is so great, | and my boat is so
small."

No. 16
In Loving Memory Of | BRIDGET DOYLE, Duncannon, | Who died on 29. Nov. 1958. |
THOMAS DOYLE, | Died 7 Feb. 1978. | BERNADETTE DOYLE, | Died 19th April 2006 aged
76 yrs. | R.I.P.

No. 17
In Loving Memory Of | CATHERINE DOYLE | Duncannon. | Died 22nd Dec. 1946. | And
her sister | ELLEN DOYLE | Died 26th Nov. 1965

No. 18
In memory of | ELLEN DOYLE | Duncannon | Died 23rd March ... | JOHN DOYLE | Died
2nd Feb ...

No. 19
In memory of | JOHN DOYLE, Duncannon. | Who died 10th Dec. 1914 | Aged 7 yrs. |
Also his father AIDAN DOYLE, | Died 29th June 1955 | Aged 79 yrs. | And his mother
SARAH DOYLE | Died 15th Aug. 1961 | Aged 83 yrs. | Also NAN DOYLE | Died 16th Jan.
1995 | Aged 80 yrs.

No. 20
In loving memory | of | WALTER DOYLE, | Duncannon | Who died 27th Nov. 1947. | And
his wife, MARGARET | Who died 2nd Jan. 1965

No. 21
In loving memory of | MARGARET FLYNN | Duncannon | Who died 2nd May 1949 | P.
SULLIVAN | Died 24 Dec 1952

No. 22
In | sad & Loving Memory | of our brother | RICHARD FLYNN, | Died 10th May 1919. |
Our father RICHARD FLYNN, | Died 30th Dec. 1937. | And our mother MARY ANN FLYNN |
Died 24th Dec. 1946. | And THOMAS (TOMMY) FLYNN | Died 24th Dec. 1979. | MARGARET
FLYNN, | Died 6th July 1983.

No. 23
In Loving Memory | of our dear parents | MARY FURLONG | Kilbride Duncannon | Died
17. Oct 1960 aged 65 yrs | And JOHN FURLONG | Died 2. Dec 1961 aged 80 yrs | Also
their son WILLIAM | Died 1. Aug 1942 aged 24 yrs | And daughter ANN | Died July
1939 aged 6 months | And son THOMAS, | Died 24th Nov. 1997. | Their son JAMES
(SEAMUS) | Died 16th September 2014 | His wife MARY FURLONG | Died 17th November
2012 | Interred in St. Conleths Cemetery Kildare | Rest In Peace

No. 24
In Loving Memory Of | PAT FURLONG, Duncannon | Died 1922 aged 72. | ELLEN (nee
BREEN) | Died 1929 aged 78 | Their children | WILLIAM, died 1885 aged 8 days. |
ANNIE, died 1900 aged 14. | AGGIE, died 1905 aged 14. | MARY ELLIE died 1919 aged
28. | TOMMY BARRY, Slade & Duncannon | Died 1977 aged 90. | LIZZIE BARRY (nee
FURLONG) | Died 1963 aged 77.

No. 25
In | loving memory of | ALICE GRANT | Bella-Vista Duncannon | Who departed this
life | May 16th 1934, aged 73 years | Also her brother JAMES DEVEREUX | Who
departed this life | Nov. 17th 1940, aged 76 years. | And his wife MARY, | Died
Sep 24th 1945, aged 70 years.

No. 26
Erected by | PATRICK GULLY | Duncannon | In loving memory | of his children |
JOSEPH | Died 16th June 1895 aged 6 years | JULIA | Died 2nd April 1897 aged 24
years | The above PATRICK GULLY | Died 28th Nov 1926, aged 92 | And his wife |
MARY GULLY (nee BYRNES) | Died 13th Oct. 1924 aged 77 | R.I.P.

No. 27
Sacred to the memory | of | JOHN GUNNUP | Who died 25th March 1840 | Aged 75 years
| of MARY GUNNUP who died | 25th August 1861 aged 58 years | of MATTHEW GUNNUP who
| died 28th Feby 1889 aged 81 years | of MARY ANNE GUNNUP who | died 8th June 1889
aged 43 years | of MARY CRAWLEY who died | 26th Novr. 1901 aged 57 years | May the
Lord have mercy on their souls

No. 28
In memory of | ELIZABETH HAYES | of Bally... | Died Augst. 1867 (?) aged 22

No. 29
In | Loving | Memory Of | ELIZABETH KENT | Died 19th December 2003 | Aged 74 Years
| Rest In Peace

No. 30
In loving memory of | MICHAEL KENT | Died 28th Feb. 1956 | Aged 84 years | BRIDGET
KENT | Died 3rd Nov. 1956 | Aged 78 years | R.I.P.

No. 31
In loving memory | of | RICHARD & MARY KENT | Aldridge, Duncannon | Also of their
son JOHNNY | & their daughter | BRIDGET WALSH | Died April 1955

No. 32
In Loving Memory Of | a dear wife, mother and grandmother | NANCY (Dodo) KING nee
MALLON | Late of Barriston, Passage East | And Formerly of Alderidge, Duncannon |
Died 5th December 1996 Aged 66 | Her Father THOMAS MALLON | Died 30th July 1965
Aged 70 | Her Mother ELLEN MALLON nee WATERS | Died 11th October 1990 Aged 87 |
Interred Elsewhere In This Cemetery | Her Husband JAMES (JIM) KING | Died 6th May
2013 Aged 84 | Interred in Faithlegg Cemetery.

No. 33
Erected by | CHRISTOPHER LAWLOR | Duncannon In memory of his son | JAMES died 7
June 1920 aged 9 years | Also THOMAS died 1 May 1941 | Aged 36 years | The above
CHRISTOPHER LAWLOR | Died 29th April 1959 aged 87 yrs | And his wife MARY ELLEN |
Died 3rd Dec 1957 aged 83 yrs | R.I.P.

No. 34
In Memory Of | my parents | ANASTASIA MALLON, | Died 6 April 1957. | And her
husband EDWARD | Died 1964. | R.I.P.

No. 35
In Loving Memory | Of | ELLEN (NELLIE) MALLON | Nee WATERS | Fethard-on-Sea |
31-12-1902 - | 11-10-1990 | Rest In Peace

No. 36
In loving memory of | MARY McCARTHY | Duncannon | Died 5th March 1952 (?)

No. 37
In Loving Memory Of | JAMES McDONALD Duncannon | Died 31st Dec 1946 aged 77. |
Also his wife MARY | Died 15th Jan 1970 aged 94 | And their son | PATRICK (PAT)
McDONALD | Former member of Wexford Co. Co. | Died 1st April 1999 aged 81. |
R.I.P.

No. 38
In Loving Memory | of | MARY ANN McGRATH | Duncannon | Died 19th Dec 1955 aged 83
yrs. | Also her husband, JAMES | Died 1st May 1960 aged 76 yrs. | R.I.P.

No. 39
In Loving Memory Of | THOMAS McGRATH, Duncannon, | Died 16th Aug. 1964, aged 69. |
His wife MARY A., | Died 9th March 1993 aged 93. | R.I.P.

No. 40
In loving memory of | JAMES MEYLER | Duncannon | His wife ANNE | His son JAMES |
His daughters | BRIDGET CISSIE and ANNE | Rest In Peace | MEYLER

No. 41
In loving memory of | ARTHUR MOTHERSOLL | Who departed this life | Oct. 16th 1891
| Aged 68 years.

No. 42
In Loving Memory | of | My Dear Parents | JOHN & MARY O'CONNOR | Duncannon | Also
Their Son's JOHNNY | Died April 1982 aged 76 yrs. | PADDY Died April 1987 | aged
79 yrs.

No. 43
In | loving memory of | PATRICK J. O'DONNELL, | Duncannon, | Who did Feb. 13th
1938. | His wife BRIGID, | Died 8th June 1988 aged 99 yrs | Their daughter | MARY
O'DONNELL | Died 21st Jan 2004 aged 89 yrs.

No. 44
In Loving Memory Of | FINBAR O'SULLIVAN, | Seaview House, | Died 31 Oct. 1976, |
Aged 83.

No. 45
MICHAEL O'SULLIVAN | Duncannon Died 6 June | 1953 aged 80 years

No. 46
Erected by | PATRICK PARLE Duncannon | In Loving Memory of His | Son WILLIAM PARLE
who | died 11th Feb 1931 age 28 Years | Also his wife | MARY E. PARLE died 20 Apr
| 1940 age 64 years | Her mother MARY BROWNE | Died 22th Nov 1940 aged 93 yrs |
And the above PATRICK PARLE | Died 27th Dec. 1944 aged 75 yrs | Also his son-in-
law | ANTHONY MOLLOY | Died 30th May 1963 aged 59 yrs | And his wife | CATHERINE
MOLLOY | Died 4th April 1970 aged 61 yrs | R.I.P.

No. 47
Erected by | MICHAEL PHELAN | In memory of | PHILIP KANE | Ballinphile | Died 26th
Sep. 1946 | Aged 70.

No. 48
In Loving Memory of | MARY ANNE POWER | Duncannon | Died Jan 17th 1944, aged 39 |
And her husband | JOHN POWER | Died 20th April 1966 aged 75.

No. 49
Erected by | TIMOTHY POWER in memory of | His mother BRIGID POWER of | Clonsharra.
Who died Dec 6 | 1932 aged 87 years. Also her | son JOHN POWER who died | Feb 6
1936 aged 62 years | The above | TIMOTHY POWER died | Oct 1946 aged 78 years

No. 50
In Memory | of | WILLIAM (BILLY) POWER | Luton | Formerly Ramsgrange | Born 20th
Aug 1945 | Died 17th May 2007 | Never Forgotten | From your loving wife | TRICIA |
& | All the family

No. 51
POWER | In memory of | WILLIAM | Died 15th July 1943 | And his wife JOHANNA | Died
1st March 1954

No. 52
DAVID RADBOURNE | Died June 7th 1916 | Aged 48 years | R.I.P.

No. 53
In loving memory | of | HANNAH RYAN Duncannon | Also her husband | PATRICK RYAN |
Died 27th Dec. 1966

No. 54
In Loving Memory | of | THOMAS and JOSEPHINE | RYAN | Duncannon | Also their sons
and wives | THOMAS and MARY | Buried in Piltown | JAMES and ELIZABETH | PATRICK
and ALICE | JOHN and JOSEPHINE | MICHAEL and MARY | Buried in Ramsgrange. | Also
their son MARTIN | Also JOHN RYAN | Died 4th June 1992 aged 66 | Erected by their
relations. | R.I.P.

No. 55
Family burial ground of | MICHAEL SHANKS. | This stone erected to the memory | of
his loving wife ANNIE, | Who departed this life | 15th June 1958, aged 64 yrs. |
Also their daughter SHEILA, | Interred Salisbury, | 15th Feb. 1953 aged 14 yrs. |
The above MICHAEL SHANKS | Died 21st July 1961, aged 56 yrs.

No. 56
Sacred | to the memory | of | WILLIAM STOKES, | Died 11th May 1961. | His wife
EMILY | Died 18th June 1971.

No. 57
Pray for the repose | of the soul of | MARIE SULLIVAN of Duncannon | Who died 15
Oct 1897 | Aged 60 years | Also her son JAMES | SULLIVAN who died 22 | May 1916
aged 48 years.

No. 58
In Loving Memory Of | SIMON WALLACE, | Ballystraw, | Died 29 July 1971, aged 63. |
And his son PATRICK, | Died (as result of accident) | 14 Aug. 1961, aged 13. |
Also his wife CATHERINE | Died 23rd Feb 2004 aged 88. | R.I.P.

No. 59
Erected by | ALICE WALSH of Duncannon | in memory of her husband | DAVID WALSH who
depd. this | life Feb 6th 1860 aged 84 Years. | also her Son MATHEW WALSH | who
depd. this life Oct. 5th 1855 | aged 31 Years. | also the above named ALICE |
WALSH who depd. this life Sept. 11 | 1869 aged 85 Years. also her two |
Grandchildren died young

No. 60
Erected by | JOHN WHITE | In Loving Memory of | his Dear Mother | ELLEN WHITE (nee
GUNNUP) | Died 2nd January 1934. |