Inquest: Some County Tipperary Inquests - 1874/75

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Return Of Inquests Held By Michael Meagher, Coroner For Part 
Of The North Riding Of County Tipperary, Starting July 10th 
1874 And Ending Feb. 16th. 1875.

1874 1. July 10th on Patrick McGrath, at Carrigatoher, 
Burgesbeg, Owney and Arra. No Doctor. Reported by Constable 
Treacy. Verdict-Visitation of God.

2. July 18th. on Anne Boufield, at Youghal, Parish of 
Youghal, Barony of Owney and Arra. Dr.McKeogh. Reported by 
Constable Moran. Verdict-Accidentally burned.

3. July 24th on Patrick Guilmartin, Cloughmartin, Parish of 
Forthcanna, Barony of Eliogarty. Dr. Barry. Reported by 
Inspector McArdell. Verdict-Natural Causes.

4. July 30th. on Stephen Devany, at Toomevara, Anameadle, 
Upper Ormond. Dr. Cashel. Reported by Constable Connell. 
Verdict-Heart Disease.

5. Aug. 26th. on Patrick Semour, at Drummineer, Parish of 
Drummineer, Lower Ormad. No Doctor. Reported by Constable 
Young. Verdict-Accidentally drowned.

6. Sept 4th. on Cornelius O'Donnell, at Cully, Parish of 
Kilneragh, Owney and Arra, Dr. Dwyer. Reported by Constable 
Loughnane. Verdict-Heart Disease.

7. Sept. 10th on William McGrath, at Glasdrigan, Parish of 
Upperchurch, Barony of Kilnemanagh, Dr. McMahon. Reported by 
Constable Doran. Verdict-Epilepsy.

8. Sept 14th. on Stephen Scanlon, at Killenaule, Parish of 
Lackeen, Lower Ormond. Dr. Wallace. Reported by Constable 
Ellard. Verdict-Murdered.

9. Sept 23rd. on James Russell, at Reamore, Parish of 
Abington, Owney and Arra, Dr. McKeogh, Reported by Constable 
Bassett. Verdict-Heart Disease.

10. Sept 28th. on Patrick Quinlan, at Carrigeen, Parish of 
Glankeen, Kilnemanagh, Dr. McKeogh. Reported by Constable 
Doran. Verdict-Heart Disease.

11. Sept 30th on Michael Purcell, at Tinavoher, Loughmore, 
Eliogarty, Dr. O'Connell. Reported by Constable Treacy. 
Verdict-Accidentally drowned.

12. Oct. 15th. on William Connors, at Fantane, Parish of 
Glankeen, Kilnemanagh, Dr. Cashel. Reported by Constable 
Doran. Verdict-Apoplexy.

13. Oct. 30th, on Joseph Segars, at Lisbryan, Parish of 
Kilmore, Upper Ormond. Dr. Cahalan. Reported by Constable 
McMahon. Verdict-Bursting of an Abscess.

14. Nov. 4th and 5th on Patrick Tobin, at Rapla, Parish of 
Kilruan, Upper Ormond. Drs, Cashel, Kittson, and Birney. 
Reported by Constable Treacy. Verdict-Found killed on 
railway line.

15. Nov. 22nd. on Ada Shanahan, at New Lawn, Ballinderry, 
Lower Ormond, Dr. McKeogh. Reported by Sub-Inspector 
Lopdale. Verdict-Visitation of God.

16. Nov. 23rd. on Patrick Ryan, at Roscrea. Barony of 
Ikerrin, Drs McKeogh and Summers, Reported by Sub-Inspector 
Singleton. Verdict-Wounded to death by some persons unknown.

17. Dec. 1st. on Patrick Delany, at Rockforest, Parish of 
Corbally, Ikerrin, Dr. Summers. Reported by Constable Toole. 
Verdict-Heart Disease.

18. Dec. 14th on John Barry, at Fishmoyne, Parish of 
Kilfithmone, Eliogarty. No Doctor. Reported by Constable 
Holmes. Verdict-Visitation of God.

19. Dec. 29th. on James Kenna at Thurles, Eliogarty, No 
Doctor. Reported by Sub-Inspector McArdell. 
Verdict-Accidentally drowned.

1875. 20. Jan 15th on a female child, name not known, at 
Thurles, Eliogarty, Dr. Russell. reported by Sub-Inspector 
McArdle. Verdict-Death from hemorrhage of the umbilical 

21. Feb 3rd on Michael Dwyer, at Roscrea, Eliogarty, ' Drs 
Powers and Summers. reported by Constable Toole. 
Verdict-Inflammation of stomach and bowels with crysipelas.

22. Feb. 8th on Richard Grace at Nenagh, Lower Ormond, Dr. 
McKeogh. Reported by Head-Constable Leahy. Verdict-Apoplexy.

Costs and expenses incurred in the prosecution of parties 
summoned before the petit sessions of Nenagh, 13th Feb 1875 
for obstructing the Coroner from holding an inquest at 
Beechwood on the 8th Feb. 1875. £2.2.0.

22 inquests  £33.0.0
506 miles     £12.13.0
Costs and expenses £2.2.0.

The above is a correct return of inquests held by me since 
the date of my last furnished account 10th July 1874 to this 
Michael Meagher Coroner.
Monamore Feb 16th. 1875

From originals held at Tipperary Library.