Cemeteries: Whitechurch Church Cemetery, Civil Parish of Mallardstown, Callan Family

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CEMETERIES: WHITECHURCH CHURCH CEMETERY, CIVIL PARISH OF
MALLARDSTOWN, CALLAN FAMILY

No. 1
Square limestone monument 5ft high x 2ft square
with a cross on top
In memory of the Greene family, Greenville,
Ellen M. Greene ne OMeagher
Died 18th Feb. 1845 aged 33 years
Her husband Godfrey J. Greene
Died 30th June 1877 aged 74 yrs
Their son John died 16th Sept. 1912 aged 81 yrs
His son Stanislaus died 21st Sept 1900 aged 19 yrs
Anne ne Forrestal wife of John died 12th Oct 1913.
Reader out of your charity, pray for their souls.

Left side of monument
Their son Thomas J. Greene
Died 25th Feb 1922 aged 46 yrs
His grandson Thomas Greene of Damma house
Died in infancy 1948
Alice ne Leahy wife of Thomas J.
Died 18th Feb 1953 aged 68 yrs
Her son Godfrey died 9th August 1991 aged 69yrs.

No. 2
Gravestone 4ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and
urns, inside a kerb
Erected by Patrick Dunphy of Mallardstown in
Memory of his son Michael Dunphy who dep'd
This life Novbr 1827 aged 30 yrs. Also his brother
Nichlaus Dunphy who dep'd this Life November 22nd
1822 aged 30 yrs. Also Bridget Dunphy who died
March 19th aged 23 years 1834.

No. 3
Gravestone 3ft high x2ft wide with sunburst and urns,
inside kerb Here lies the body of James Dunphy of
Callan He died 2nd day of Dec. 1807 aged 56 yrs.

No. 3A
In loving memory of
William Dunphy of Caherleske
Died 1896 aged 58 years
His wife Anastasia (ne Peters)
Died 1920 aged 72 years
Their son John
Died 1945 aged 84 years
And his wife Nora (ne Lanigan)
Died 1947 aged 64 years
And their children
Willie died 1924 aged 8 years
May died 1931 aged 19 years
Agnes Mulligan died 1998 aged 83 years
(interred in the Bronx USA)
Anastasia Dunphy died 1985 aged 73 years
Interred in England
Also their grandchildren Patrick Joseph Moylan
Son of William & Theresa
Died 1966 aged 19 years.
Rest in peace.
Erected by Teresa Moylan.

No.4
Gravestone 5ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns
: stone broken
Erected by Walter Bryan Callan in memory of his
father Kiran Bryan who died 5th March 1826 aged 72
yrsAlso his mother Mary Bryan alias Grace whoDied
19th of August 1837 aged 75 yrsHis brother Thos died
20th Feb 1833 aged 57 yrsHis sister Ally, died 20th
Apr 1826 aged 28.Also black marble stone 6" high x
12 " wide with inscription Doolin P.

No.5
5ft high slab x 2ft wide with celtic cross on top
Erected by John Hayes of Scough, in memory of his
fatherJohn Hayes, died Feb 1st 1880 aged 52 yrs. Also
his wifeEllen ne Dixon died April 6th 1923. Mary
Hayes diedSept 20th 1926 aged 47 years. The above
John Hayes died21st Dec. 1948 aged 75 yrs. James
Patrick Joseph Hayes died15th Feb 1950 (Holy Year)
aged 8 yrs. John Hayes died 12th Oct 1966 aged 57
yrs,Michael Hayes died 25th Sept 1983 aged 74 Paddy
Hayes died 9th April 1985 aged 71 James (Jimmy)
Hayes died 16th Oct 1998 aged 87 yrs.R.I.P.

No. 6
Stone 4ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns.
Erected by Thomas Ryan in memory of his
father James Ryan dep'd Decr 23rd 1803. Also his
mother Honor Ryan alias Keating who dep'd March
the 10th 1803Also his son Nicholas Ryan who died
28th December 1828 aged 37 yrs. May they rest in
peace Gloria in Excelcis Deo.

No. 7
Stone 6ft high x 4ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by John Quirk of Mallardstown in memory
ofHis father Wilm Quirk who died 12th Decr
1830Aged 65 yrsHis wife Anti Quirk alias Cantwel who
died 23rd of Decr 1840 aged 35 yrs Their son William
Quirk died Sept 25 1892 aged 67 years William Quirk
died 30th Aug. 1938 aged 75 yrs.

No.8
Stone 5ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by Richd Devereux in memory of John
LawlerWho died Febrary 11th 1810 aged 70 yrs, also
his sonPatt Lawler died April 3rd 1838 aged 35
yearsAlso his daughter Ally Lawler died April 3rd
1835Aged 30 years, also his wife Mary Day or
Lawler Who died Aprl 3rd 1836 aged 60 yrs, also his
son Thos Lawler died Jan 1813 aged 16 yrs. May their
souls rest in peace, Amen.

No. 9
Stone 5ft high x 2ft wide with incised cross
Erected by loving children in memory of their
dearMother Bridget Langford who died 12th Feb
1879 Aged 50 years, also their grandfather and
grandmother Daniel and Ellen Langford. John Langford
died 1903, Daniel Langford died 17 Sept 1926 His
daughter Bridget died 24th June 1913 And Mary died
8th May 1932.

No. 10
Stone 3ft x 2ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by Bridget Byrne in memory of her
husband Wilm Byrne. He died March 11th 1822 aged
60 years.

No. 11
Stone 5ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by Margt Torphy in memory of her
husbandJohn Torphy who dep'd April the 18th 1809
aged 35 years Also his sister Mary Torphy who dep'd
March 12th 1803 Aged 22 years also their mother
Bridget Keeffe who dep'd This life April 23rd 1815
aged 73 years.

No. 12
Stone 4ft high with sunburst and urns; with Gloria in
Excelsis
Here lies the body of Michl Ryan who dep'd this
life Aprl the 14th 1790 aged 46 yrs, also the body of
his Father Patk Ryan who died Aprl the 15th 1799
aged 80 yrs Also the body of his mother Cathrn Ryan
whoDied Aprl the 28th 1775 aged 71 yrs. May they
rest in peace.

No. 13
Stone 5ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by Daniel Henesy in memory of his father
WilmHenesy who died Aprl 10th 1796 agd 70 yrs& his
daughter Bridget Henesy who died May the 18th 1825
aged 24 yrs, & his mother Johanah Henesyals Welsh
who died March 12th 1799 agd 78 yrs also his wife
Johanah Henesy als Fagan who died 29th Dec. 1830
aged 60 yrs.

No. 14
Stone 3ft high x 2ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by Mary Murphy in memory of her
fatherDenis Murphy who dep'd this life Decr
10th 1812 aged 75 years.

No.15
Stone slab 3ft high x 2ft wide with celtic cross on top
Erected in memory of Catherine Horahan who
died 21st March 1893 aged 80 years.

No.16
Stone slab 3ft high x 2ft wide
Erected by Catherine Orahan in memory of her
mother Anastatia Orahan who died 14th Jan 1802
aged 90 yrs.

No.17
Slab stone 4ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns
Here lieth the body of John Moore. He died Feb
24th1744 aged 74 yrs Also his wife Bridget Moore, she
died May 2nd 1778 Aged 78 yrs also their son Patrk
Moore. He died Jan 6th 1808 aged 74 yrs.

No. 18
Slab stone 5ft high x almost 3ft wide with sunburst
and urns
Erected by Richd Keefe Mallardstown in memory of
his Wife Mary Keefe alias Connelly who dep'd this
life 26th of Feb 1838 agd 50 yrs also one of her
children Who died young.Requiescant in peace.

No. 19
Stone slab 4ft high x 3ft wide
Erected by Mrs Wall of Kilbride in memory of her
mother Johanna Forrestal who died Decr 22nd 1841
aged 40 years Also her father Robert Forrestal who
died April 20th1876 aged 60 years.

No. 20
Slab stone 5ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and
urns
Erected by Wilw Rourk in memory of his wife Mary
Rourk who died Jan 9th 1804 aged 45 yrs & his son
John Rourk who died May 7th aged 26 yrs.

No.21
Slab stone 6ft high by 3ft wide with sunburst and
urns
Erected by Patrick Rourk Bauntha in memory of his
father John Rourk who died 6th of Jany 1800 aged 45
yrs Also his brother James Rourk, who died 19th of
Nov 1834 aged 40 years and his wife Honora Rourk
otherwise Gorman who died 25th of August
1837 Aged 27 years, also his brother William who died
young.

No. 22
Slate stone 5ft high x 3ft wide with no inscription

No. 23
Slab stone 5ft high x 2ft wide with sunburst and urns
Here lies the body of Thos Cass who dep'd April 14th
1789 Aged 63 yrs. Lord have mercy on his soul, Amen.

No.24
Slab stone 5ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by John Farrel in memory of his father Michl
Farrel who dep'd this life 4th of July 1819 Aged 52
years.

No. 25
Celtic cross- ornate and 7ft high by Molloy
In loving memory of John O'Callaghan, Ballycallan
Who died March 9th 1931 aged 74 yrs and of his Wife
Margaret died Nov 15th 1924 aged 74 yrs And of their
son Edward who died young. May they rest in peace.

No.26
Limestone slab 3ft high x 1ft wide; crown over harp,
inscription: Royal Irish Regiment 3345 Private P.
Roche, Royal Irish Regiment, 2nd October 1918 age
39 Also in memory of his two children Daniel age 3
months Johanna age 2 years, Also his wife Bridget
Roche died 16 July 1963 aged 78.

No.27
Stone 4ft high x 3ft wide with sunburst and urns
Erected by Patrick Callanan in memory of his Wife
Elenor Poor who dep'd this life March The 18th 1810
aged 55 yrs. May they rest in peace, Amen. This stone
is broken from base and left resting against the East
wall.

WHITECHURCH GRAVEYARD INDEX

Bryan     No.4   1826   Callan
Byrne     No.10     1822
Callanan No.27     1810
Cantwell No.7   1840
Cass   No.23     1789
Connolly No.18     1838
Day    No.8   1836
Devereux No.8   1810
Dixon     No.5   1923
Doolin     No.4
Dunphy  No.2   1827   Mallardstown
Dunphy  No.3   1807   Callan
Dunphy  No.3A     1896   Caherleske
Dunphy  No.3A     1985   Interred in England
Fagan     No.13     1830
Farrel     No.24     1819
Forrestal No.1   1913
Forrestal No.19     1841   Kilbride
Gorman  No.21     1837
Grace     No.4   1837
Greene  No.1   1845   Greenville
Hayes     No.5   1880   Scough
Henesy  No.13     1796
Horahan  No.15     1893
Keating  No.6   1803
Keefe     No.11     1815
Keefe     No.18     1838   Mallardstown
Langford No.9   1879
Lanigan  No.3A     1947
Lawler     No.8   1810
Leahy     No.1   1953
Moore     No.17     1774
Mulligan No.3A     1998   Bronx, USA
Murphy  No.14     1812
Moylan  No.3A     1966
O'Callaghan  No.25     1931   Ballycallan
O'Meagher No.1   1845
Orahan  No.16     1802
Peters     No.3A     1920
Poor   No.27     1810
Quirk     No.7   1830   Mallardstown
Roche     No.26     1918
Rourk     No.20     1804
Rourk     No.21     1800
Ryan   No.12     1790
Ryan   No.6   1803
Torphy  No.11     1809
Wall   No.19     1841   Kilbride
Welsh     No.13     1799