Holycross Abbey
Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives
Tipperary Index
File contributed by: Tom Ryan tjryan@epix.net


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Holycross Abbey

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Ruins of former Abbey

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Very Rev Peter Canon Ryan, Late P. P. Diocese of Galloway,
Scotland. Native of Cragg, Ballinahinch, Co Tipperary. Died

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Jerry Ryan of Newtown Holycross, died 4/4/1984, at the age
of 75. His wife Mary Ryan, died 10/14/1989, at the age of

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Katherine Stakelum (nee Ryan Cleary) of Glenreich, died
4/27/1980, at the age of 92. Erected by her daughter Meave.

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Ellen Ryan of Lisnacandcue, Beakstown, died 2/11/1992, at
the age of 66. Her husband Patsy, died 11/17/1993, at the
age of 72.

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Thomas Ryan of Gaile, died 3/7/1979, at the age of 63. His
wife Susan (nee Shepard), died 2/20/2000, at the age of 74.

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Ellen Ryan of The Dispensary, Holycross, died 1/15/1993, at
the age of 83.

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Pierce Ryan of The Hill Cormackstown, died 2/7/1985, at the
age of 79. His wife Mary (nee Poll), died 7/19/2002, at the
age of 92. Their daughter Mary, died 3/6/2004, at the age of
60. (Interred in Carrigaline, Cork)

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Denis Ryan of Beakstown, died 11/18/1976.

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Father Jack Ryan, O.M.I. of Killenyarda, Holycross, born
1/14/1924. Ordained Priest, in Piltown, Co Kilkenny on
6/29/1949. Died 7/17/1988.

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Michael Ryan of Killenyarda, died 10/3/1964, at the age of
36. His aunt Annie Ryan, died 2/2/1969, at the age of 64.
His father John Ryan (1st Batt. 2nd Tipp. Brig. Old I.R.A.),
died 5/22/1976 at the age of 76. His mother Catherine Ryan,
died 8/7/1984, at the age of 84.

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Nora Ryan (nee Coleman), died 4/10/1974, at the age of 48.
Her brother John Coleman, died 12/24/1993, at the age of 60.

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Margaret Ryan (nee Spillane) of Glenbane Lower, died
8/3/1986, at the age of 45.

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Johanna Ryan (nee Mullaney) of Cormackstown, died 5/20/1983,
at the age of 92. Her son John, died 7/16/1985. Erected by
Michael Ryan (Mullaney)

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Ned Ryan of The Lodge, Cormackstown, died 4/10/1966, at the
age of 84. His nephew Michael Ryan (Mullaney), died
9/19/1993, at the age of 68. Erected by Michael Ryan

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William Ryan of Castle Cloneyharp, Clonoulty, died
6/12/1969, at the age of 75. His wife Ellen (nee O'Grady),
died 12/10/1993, at the age of 85.

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Michael Ryan of Cormackstown, died 12/15/1967. His wife Bea,
died 12/21/1985, at the age of 77. Erected by his wife

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Mary Doyle (nee Ryan), died 4/29/1994, at the age of 70. Her
husband James (Jimmy) Doyle, died 3/16/1996, at the age of
66. An infant daughter Their grandson Paul, died 12/27/1999,
at the age of 17.

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William Ryan of Beakstown, died 6/10/1969. His wife Johanna,
died 2/4/1984. (left side) Johanna Ryan of Beakstown, died
1/4/1970. (right side)

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Conor F. Ryan of Clogher, Gooldscross, died 5/22/1965. His
wife Annie M., died 1/15/1975.

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James Ryan of Killenyarda, died 3/20/1977, at the age of 81.
His wife Mary Ryan (nee Dunne), died 10/10/1988, at the age
of 82.

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Julia Ryan of Clohane, died 6/6/1966, at the age of 88. Her
sister Lizzie Patterson, died 8/4/1983. Her great grandson,
Patrick Wade, Jr, died 9/7/1984 in infancy.

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Denis Ryan of Garranmore, Clonoulty, died 1/7/1974, at the
age of 75. His wife Mary (nee Comerford), died 7/3/1999, at
the age of 87.

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James Ryan of Cormackstown, died 1/7/1975, at the age of 76.
His wife Margaret, died 4/30/1981, at the age of 82. Erected
by their son Martin.

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Daniel Ryan of Rathcannon, died 2/28/1981, at  the age of
77. His wife Johanna (nee Spillane), died 9/27/1985, at the
age of 83.

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William Ryan of The Green, Holycross. Formerly of Ballagh,
Clonoulty, died 6/30/2001, at the age of 82.

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Tommy Ryan of Boher Na Mona, Thurles, died 5/29/1992, at the
age of 79.

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Paddy Ryan of Crossogue, Ballycahill, died 12/11/1998, at
the age of 79.

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Sarah Ryan of Galbertstown, Holycross, died 4/23/1984, age
81. Her son Michael Ryan, died 7/1/1988, age 59.

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Anne Ryan of Clonkelly, Dundrum, died 1/7/1982.

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Breda Ryan (nee Dwan) of Slatefield, Cashel, died 8/7/1982.

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John Ryan of Deerpark, Dundrum, died 12/6/1985, age 79. His
wife Kathleen, died 5/10/1999, age 78.

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Mary Ryan of Grance, died 8/18/1973, age 75. Her daughter
Josie, died 11/29/1937, age 14. Her husband William, died
4/20/1977, age 84.

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Jeremiah Ryan, died 6/29/1840. Erected by his son,
Archbishop P.J. Ryan of St. Louis, Missouri, USA John Ryan,
died 4/21/1889 of Cloneyharp, age 71.

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John Ryan, died 4/23/1915, age 71. His wife Mary, died
12/3/1924, age 75. Their daughter Delia Bourke, died
12/28/1950, age 66. Her husband Richard, died ? (looks like

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Martin Ryan of Abbey House, Holycross, died 2/19/1953. His
wife Mary, died 10/26/1954. Their daughter Johanna Teresa
Weller, died 5/30/2000, age 83.

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In Loving Memory of Peter Maher Beakstown Who died 8th June
1978 aged 73 years His wife Jane died 11th October 1983 Aged
76 Years.

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