Inquest: Some County Tipperary Inquests by George Bradshaw 1834

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1-1-1834, John Shanahan, Cappaghwhite, Died from the 
injuries inflicted on him on the 21st of December 1833 by 
Thomas Stapleton and his two sons Patrick and Thomas 
Stapleton, and by Michael and John Dwyer, and others yet 
unknown, and he died of those injuries the 31st. Dec. 1833.

7-1-1834, Patrick Connell, Solihidmore, Clanwilliam. Died 
from a large wound on the head, inflicted by some person yet 
unknown, and from the inclemency of the weather, the body 
being found in the centre of a large field on Solihid lands.

23-1-1834, Anne Whelan, Toome, Kilenemanah, Suffocation, 
occasioned by drowning.

25-1-1834, Timothy Godfrey, Bansha. Died of the injuries 
inflicted on him on Monday the 20th of Jan. inst, by John 
Ryan, alias Corragan, of Bansha, and he died of those 
injuries on Sat. the 25th inst.

4-2-1834, John Grant, Tipperary, Accidentally drowned on 
Wed. the 3rd. Feb. inst.

11-2-1834, Bridget Hannan, Clonpett, Found drowned on the 
10th inst. Supposed accidentally.

22-2-1834. John Ryan, Kilfeacle, Died from injuries 
inflicted on his head on Thursday the 20th Feb. by persons 
unknown, of which injuries he died on Friday the 21st Feb. 

9-3-1834, Catherine Ryan. Golden, Accidentally killed by a 
horse and car going over her on the 8th March inst.

7-4-1834. Catherine Houragan, Shronehill, Accidentally 
killed by a runaway horse on the 6th inst.

13-4-1834. John Mullowny, Knockavella, Accidentally killed 
by an explosion of gunpowder when blasting stones in a 

18-4-1834 Mary Hayes, Tipperary, Accidentally burned to 
death by her clothes having caught fire.

19-4-1834 Catherine Ryan, Solihidmore, Accidentally burned 
to death (eight years old) by her clothes taking fire.

21-4-1834, Bridget Breen, Donohill, Drowned by accidentally 
fallen into the Alleen river on the 20th inst.

29-4-1834. John Dwyer, Rathliney, Died from inflammation of 
the bowels.

30-1834, Matthew Shanahan, Tipperary, Died from epileptic 
fits, brought on by the over use of liquor.

5-5-1834, Edmund Berane, Kilshane, Died from excessive 
drinking, which caused him to fall off his horse, where his 
neck was dislocated, on Sunday 4th May, inst.

9-5-1834 John Lee, Golden, Accidentally killed when falling 
off a large tree, which fell upon him and caused death.

20-5-1834. Edward Devereux, Cappaghwhite, Murdered by some 
person or persons unknown, by giving him several wounds and 
a fractured skull, on the 15th inst. Died on Monday the 

5-6-1834, Thomas Bourke, Bruis, Clanwilliam. Died by 
visitation of God.

9-6-1834, Pierce Cantwell, Solihidmore, Died from blows of 
stones inflicted on his head by Patrick Dwyer, and Patrick 
Crowe, aided by Bridget Crowe, and others unknown, on the 
7th inst, and he died of those injuries on the 8th June 

17-6-1834. Alicia Kennedy, Tipperary, Accidentally burned to 
death, her clothes taking fire.

21-6-1834 John Harrigan, Solihidmore, Died from injuries 
inflicted on him on Wed. the 4th June by Michael Ryan and 
James Diggin, of which injuries he lingered and died on the 
20th June inst.

21-6-1834 Michael Brien, Bansha, Died from injuries 
inflicted on his head the morning of the 20th inst, by 
persons unknown, which injuries caused his death the same 

14-7-1834. Thomas Peters, Clonbullog, Died from the effects 
of quackery and taking drugs by order of a blacksmith, in 
order to cure a sore leg, and he died on the 12th inst. From 
those causes.

19-7-1834, Catherine Godfrey, Bansha, Accidentally drowned 
by falling into the Bansha River on the 18th.

21-7-1834. William Condon, Tipperary, Died from injuries he 
received from John Carroll and Cornelius Godfrey, aided and 
assisted by several others, on the 10th July, of which 
injuries he lingered and died on Sunday evening the 20th 
July 1834.

24-7-1834 Patrick Godfrey, Tipperary. Accidentally drowned 
when bathing on the 22nd June inst.

6-8-1834, Daniel Ryan, Donohill, Died of injuries he 
received on the head from Owen Neill of Emly, aided and 
assisted by Edmund Ryan of Rathleney on the 28th July, and 
he lingered and died of those injuries on the 5th August.

11-8-1834. James Roache, Tipperary, Accidentally killed by a 
horse in the Street of Tipperary on the 10th inst.

16-8-1834, Denis Quinlan, Tipperary, killed by gunshot 
wounds inflicted by some persons yet unknown, on the night 
of the 15th Aug.

6-9-1834 William Delany, Tipperary, Died of apoplexy, 
brought on by excessive drinking.

13-9-1834. William Carew, Conbeg, Died from injuries he 
received from Matthew Moroney on the 5th Dec. aided and 
assisted by Michael Moroney, and Matthew Noonan, and he died 
of those injuries on Friday the 10th Sept.

14-9-1834, John Keating, Clonbullog, Barbarously murdered by 
John Maher and Peter Meahan, by inflicting wounds on his 
head with stones, and splitting his head with a scythe on 
the 13th Sept. inst.

27-9-1834. Edmund Nagle, Golden, Died form injuries 
inflicted on his head on Tuesday the 26th Aug. 1834, by 
Michael Quinlan and Thomas Brown, and John Gibbons, when 
there was a faction fight, and he died of those injuries on 
Friday the 26th Sept. 1834.

2-10-1834. C. M'Gwire, Esq. Killadriffe, Barbarously 
murdered by two men, on Sat. morning, 1st. Oct. who are yet 

4-10-1834 M. M'Kew, Donohill, Died of injuries inflicted on 
him the night of the 29th, of Sept. by Patrick and John 
Brien, John M'Loghny and Patrick and Edmund Devitt, and he 
died of those injuries on Friday the 3rd of Oct. 1834.

5-10-1834 Martin Laffan, Lattin, Apoplexy brought on by 
excessive drinking.

17-10-1834. David Roache, Kilkicklin, Died from intemperance 
when suffering under a severe cold and pleurisy.

5-11-1834. T. Quinlan, Solihidmore, Barbarously murdered on 
the 4th November, by some persons at present not known.

12-11-1834. Owen Ryan, Bruis, Accidentally killed by an 
explosion of gunpowder in a quarry, the 11th. Inst.

14-11-1834, John Stanton, Lattin. Died from wounds inflicted 
on his head in the streets of Tipperary, on Thursday the 
13th Nov. by Morgan Brien and John Finnan, aided and 
assisted by three other men, yet unknown, and died the same 
day 13th November.

20-11-1834. P. Connolly, Tipperary, accidentally killed by 
falling out of a car on the 19th inst.

9-12-1834, w. Waters, Emly. Died from the inclemency of the 

27-12-1834. Bansha. On the mutilated parts of a man found in 
the Galtee Mountains, from the state of the body and want of 
evidence, cannot say the cause of death, he is supposed to 
be a process server, who has been missing and reported to be 

28-12-1834, M. Robbins, Golden. Accidentally shot by his own 
gun, having gone off whilst loading it on the 27th inst.

From originals held at Tipperary Library.