Coroners Inquests



Some County Tipperary Inquests - 1872
Contributed by Mary Heaphy


Michael Meagher, Coroner for part of North Riding, Tipperary. Starting
25th Feb. 1872 and ending 6th July. 1872.

1.Feb. 25th on Michael Gleeson,
at Currahaneddy, Parish of Kilmore, Upper Ormond. No Doctor. Reported by
Constable Dooly. Verdict-Killed by a kick of a horse.

2. Feb. 27th. on
Anne Carey, at Lisheenbrien, Castletown, Owney and Arra. Dr. Roe. Reported
by Constable Buckley. Portroe. Verdict-Apoplexy.

3. March 2nd. on Anne
Moloney, at Lisheenbrien, Castletown, Owney and Arra, Dr. Roe. Reported
by Constable Buckley, Portroe. Verdict-Death from Irish Cholera.

4. March
9th. on Mary Madden, at Ballythomas, Ardcroney, Lower Ormond. No Doctor.
Reported by Constable Loughnane, Carney. Verdict-Death by visitation of
God.

5.March 15th on Patrick Darcy, at Ballina, Parish of Templekelly,
Owney and Arra, Dr. Roe. Reported by Constable McShafferty, Ballina. Verdict-Death by Suffocation in a fit of epilepsy.

6. 9th April, on Michael Farrell,
at Ballinveny, Parish of Annameadle, Upper Ormond. Dr. Cashel. Reported
by Constable Walsh. Toomevara. Verdict-Apoplexy.

7. April 10, 11, 12th.
on Laurence Lynch, (adjourned) at Toomevara, Parish if Annameadle, Upper
Ormond. No Doctor. Reported by Constable Rielly, Toomevara. Verdict-Death
by Natural Causes.

8. April 18th on John Dwyer, at Derrycastle, Parish
of Templekelly, Owney and Arra, Dr. Roe. Reported by Constable McShafferty
Ballina. Verdict-Accidently killed by a wall falling on him at Derry Castle
while endeavouring to quench a fire then raging there.

9. April 18th on
Michael Meara, at Derrycastle, Parish of Templekelly, Owney and Arra. No
Doctor. Reported by Constable McShafferty Ballina. Verdict-Accidently killed
by a wall falling on him at Derry Castle while endeavouring to quench a
fire then raging there.

10. April 18th on Denis Hogan, at Castletown, Parish
of Castletown, Owney and Arra, No Doctor. Reported by Constable Brophy.
Portroe. Verdict-Death from Suffocation, caused by a fit of epilepsy.

11.April
6th on Andrew Ryan, at Shanballyedmond, Parish of Abington, Owney and Arra, Dr. Dwyer. Reported by Constable Courtenay, Kilcommon. Verdict-Man-Slaughter against one Patrick Caplis.

12. May 6th on Thomas Delany, at Shallee,
Parish of Killoscully, Owney and Arra, Dr. McKeogh. Reported by Constable
Hicks, Carrigatoher. Verdict-Fracture of the skull-no evidence as to how
received.

13. May 8th on Judith Brereton, at Oldcourt, Parish of Finnoe,
Lower Ormond. Reported by Constable Kilven, Coolbawn. Verdict-Visitation
of God.

14. June 11th on Patrick Sullivan, at Curraghglass, Parish of Lorrha,
Lower Ormond. No Doctor. Reported by Constable Gray, Abbeyville. Verdict-Visitation of God.


Michael O'Meara.
Coroner.
July 6th. 1872.

Thomas O'meara, Coroner for part of North Riding and part of South Riding starting 20th March and ending June 10th 1872.

1.March 20th on John Corbett, Knockahornduff, Upperchurch. Drs Barry and Quinlan. Reported by Constable Coughlan. Verdict-Inflammation of the lungs.

2. March 21st. on Bridget Morrissy, at Thurles, Dr. Barry. Verdict-Fatty Heart. Reported by William Wallace H.C.

3. March 24th on Michael Stokes, at Foylacanan, Kilcooley, Dr. Bourke. Reported by Constable William Ryan. Verdict-Heart Disease.

4. April 1st. on Thomas Doolan, at Drombane, Kilnemanagh Upper. Dr. Barry. Reported by Constable William Davis. Verdict-Natural Causes.

5. April 17th on Edward Murphy, at Alogarth, Drombane, Drs Barry and Quinlan, Reported by Constable Coughlan. Verdict-Iritant Fever.

6. April 30th on Thomas Darmody, at Thurles, Parish of Thurles, Dr. Russell. Reported by William Wallace H.C. Verdict-Man-Slaughter.

7. June 3rd. on Thomas Kennedy, at Whitefield, Parish of Loughmore. Dr Forsayeth. Reported by Thomas Tracy H.C. Verdict-Blood Poison.

8.June 10th on Philip Ryan of Thurles, Parish of Thurles, Dr Russell. Reported by William Wallace. H.C. Verdict-Effusion of the brain.

Thomas O'Meara.
Coroner.
June 28th 1872.

 
From originals held at Tipperary Library.