Coroners Inquests



Some County Tipperary Inquests - 1851
Contributed by Mary Heaphy


A Return of inquisitions taken before Thomas T. Thompson, Esq. Coroner from the 13th Feb. 1851 to 24th July. 1851

Feb. 14th 1851 on Thomas King, at Coonmore, Parish of Abington, Owney and Arra,. Died from destitution. Coffin and burial. 6s. Doctor L. Carey.

Feb. 17th 1851 on Thomas Cash, at Falleeney, Templederry, Upper Ormond. Died of apoplexy. Doctor O'Neil Quinn.

March 3rd 1851 on Catherine Brenan, a pauper, at nenagh Goal, Parish Nenagh, died from destitution. Francis Cahilan, Surgeon.

March 10th 1851 on Elizabeth Maher, at Ballalley Lane, Nenagh, Parish of Nenagh. Died from destitution. George Frith. Surgeon. Coffin and Burial 3s 6d.

March 13th 1851 on Mary Brien, at Cloghjordan, Parish Modreeny, Lower Ormond. died of exposure to the cold while labouring under dysentry. Doctor-T. Purefoy. Burial 8s.

March 16th 1851 on William Kennedy, at Killoran, Parish of Castlecown?-Arra. Lower Ormond. Found dead in a field supposed to be from natural causes.

March 22nd. 1851 on a man unknown, at Nenagh, Found dead on the roadside, cause destitution. Doctor G. Frith. Coffin 6s 6d.

March 27th. 1851 on James Gilleen, at Nenagh, Parish of Nenagh. Cause of death-Rupture.  Doctor N. Quinn. Coffin and burial 3s 6d.

March 30th 1851 on Patrick Bourke, at Killoscully, Owney and Arra, died from destitution and cold. Doctor J. Carey. Coffin 4s. 6d.

April Ist. 1851, on Wm. Fanning, at Ballymackey, Lower Ormond. died from destitution and cold. G. Frith, surgeon. Coffin 3s 6d.

April 2nd. 1851 on Mary Darby, Spinster, at Nenagh Goal, Lower Ormond. Cause of death-Fever and Dysentry. George Frith, surgeon.

Apr. 14th 1851 on James Cody, at Nenagh, Parish Nenagh. Cause of death, destitution and want. George Frith, Surgeon. Coffin 3s 6d.

April 21st 1851 on Dan M'Donagh, at Tourataggart, Parish Killoscully, Owney and Arra. Died in a field by destitution. H. Carey, Doctor. Coffin. 6s 2d.

Apr. 21st 1851 on Edward Brien, at Nenagh workhouse, Parish of Nenagh. Lower Ormond. Cause of Death-Hoemorrhage of the lungs. Richard Kennedy, Doctor.

April 22nd. 1851 on Thomas Howard, Brocca, Parish Kilbarron, Lower Ormond. Cause of death-Drowned in the river Shannon. F. Biggs, surgeon.

Feb. 1851 to July 1851 contd.
Apr. 23rd. 1851 on Michael Shaughnessy, at Doonamona, Parish Kilmore. Upper ormond. Died in a field of apoplexy. Doctor N. Quinn.

April 23rd 1851 on Honora Mara, at Ballylarha, Parish of Ardcroney, Lower Ormond. Accidentally drowned. George Frith, surgeon.

Apr. 25th 1851 on Michael Collins, at Nenagh Workhouse, Parish Nenagh, Upper Ormond. Cause of death-apoplexy. Richard Kennedy MD.

April 28th 1851 on Michael Collins, at Ballyhane, Kilmore. Upper Ormond. Died on the road at Ballyboy by exposure to cold and the use of Ardent Spirits, while labouring under an attack of Polmonic. G.W.Pinchin. MD. Coffin 4s.

April 29th 1851 on James Cleary, at Nenagh Goal, Parish of Nenagh, Lower Ormond. died of infirmities from natural causes. George Frith, Surgeon.

May 5th on Eliza Carty, at Nenagh, Parish of Nenagh, Lower Ormond. Cause of death-Destitution. George Frith Surgeon Coffin and Burial 3s. 6d.

May 5th. 1851 on Bridget Connery, at Nenagh, Parish Nenagh, Upper Ormond. Died from Debility and natural causes. George Frith, surgeon. Coffin and burial 3s 6d.

March 12th 1851 on John Moloney, at Nenagh Workhouse, Parish Nenagh, Upper Ormond. Died on a car at Cappamore, by debility, produced by destitution. Richard Kennedy MD.

May 16th 1851 on John Kennedy, Tinnakelly, Parish Lougheen, Lower Ormond. Accidentaly drowned in the river Brestna.  Thomas Purefoy. Coffin and burial 5s.

May 18th 1851 on John Pendars, at Lahynch, Parish of Lorrha, Lower Ormond. Cause of death- injuries received by the wheel of a dray having passed over his head, driven by James Brien. George Frith. surgeon.

May 19th 1851 on Michael Cormack, at Nenagh Workhouse, Parish Nenagh, Upper Ormond. Disease of the lungs and destitution. Richard Kennedy MD.

May 23rd 1851 on Timothy Kelly, at Clonolough, Parish Killoscully, Owney and Arra. Suffocation on a lime kiln. Langer Carey MD. Coffin and Burial 5s.6d.

June 14th 1851 on Martin Troy, at Curraghmore, Parish Kilmastulla, Owney and Arra, Died by the visitation of God. George Frith, surgeon.

June 24th 1851 on Patrick Riordan, at Nenagh, Parish of Nenagh, Lower Ormond. Died from infection taken from a horse. Edward Kittson surgeon. Coffin 3s 6d.

June 28th 1851 on Jane Hodgins, at Knockane, Ballymackey, Lower Ormond. Found dead in a ditch, cause not ascertained. G. Frith, surgeon. Coffin 5s 6d.

June 30th 1851 on John Mara, at Nenagh Goal, Lower Ormond, . Cause of death-disease of the lungs accompanied by dysentry. George Frith, surgeon.

July 2nd. 1851 on James Larkin, at Nenagh Goal, Parish of Nenagh, Lower Ormond. Cause of death-Dropsy. George Frith Surgeon.

34 inquests £50.
Milage £5-8-0.
T.T. Abbott, Coroner. Nenagh July 2nd. 1851


 
From originals held at Tipperary Library.