Headstones: Hook Church aka St. Dubhans, Co. Wexford
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HOOK CHURCH, ST. DUBHANS, CO. WEXFORD, IRELAND
(Monastery was called St. Saviours of Rinndeauan)
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Photo No.0
Plaque St. Dubhans Church

Photo No.1
Sign for Hook Church

Photo No.2
Church ruin

Photo No.3
In Loving Memory | of | ELLEN BARRY nee CUSACK | Churchtown |
Died 1st June 2004. | Her beloved husband RICHARD | Died 24th
Oct. 2005. | Rest In Peace

Photo No.4
Erected by LAURENCE CAHILL | of Ross in | memory of his
beloved wife | MARY CAHILL alias COLFER of Slade who | died
the 5th May 1848 in the | 35th year of her age.

Photo No.5
To the memory of the | Revd. GEORGE CHAPMAN | 16 years Roman
Catholic Curate of New Ross | who died of Fever, on the 15th
day of 1848 (?) | in the 40th year of his age. | This stone
has been erected | by his beloved and affected Brother E. W. |
CHAPMAN of Ringwood in the Co. Kilkenny

Photo No.6
Dean WILLIAM CHAPMAN P.P. | of New Ross | Founded the
Carmelite Convent | in New Ross 18th July 1817. | With
gratitude. | The Carmelite Sisters of New Ross. | R.I.P.

Photo No.7
In Loving Memory | Of | Of My Beloved Mother | Annie Colfer, Lower
Churchtown | Died 19Th April 1974 Aged 90 Yrs. | Her Brother Thomas
(Tom) Fortune | Slade Road | Died 26Th Oct 1976 Aged 88 Yrs | Her
Daughter Sarah (Sally) | Died 25Th Sept 1999 Aged 81 Yrs | And Her Son
William (Billy) | Died 18Th Feb 1994 Aged 79 Yrs | May They Rest In
Peace | Erected By Thomas And Statia Colfer

Photo No.8
In loving memory of | my dear father | CHARLES COLFER, | Died
10th Jan. 1949, aged 75 years. | His brother JOHN, | Died 18th
Sep. 1936, aged 70 years. | His wife ALICE, nee CRACKLING, |
Died 9th July 1934, aged 68 years. | And MATTHEW COLFER, |
Died 31st Oct. 1944, aged 82 years. | Also their nephew
CHARLES COLFER, | Died 23rd March 1957, aged 69 years. | Also
his son PATRICK COLFER | Died 5th June 1983 aged 69 years | x
White Star.

Photo No.9
Erected by | JOHN COLFER | of Slade | in loving memory of his
uncle | PATRICK ROSSITER died March | 17th 1905 age 80 | his
father WILLIAM COLFER | died June 15th 1889 (?) aged 78 | his
mother | ANNE COLFER nee ROSSITER | died July 18th 1902 aged
84 | His uncle JOHN ROSSITER | died Aug 24th 1877 aged 73 |
His aunt BRIDGET ROSSITER | died Dec 12th 1896 aged 72. | &
his niece ELLEN ELIZABETH | ... died young

Photo No.10
LILY COLFER | A dear friend | Died Nov. 1995 | Sadly missed

Photo No.11
Erected by | MATTHEW COLFER of Churchtown | in memory of his
mother | MARY COLFER who departed this life | 4th January 1864
aged 56 years. | Also his father JOHN COLFER who | departed
this life 1st March 1869 | aged 87 years.

Photo No.12
WILLIAM COLFER | Died 15th Jan. 1979 | Aged 67 yrs | His wife
JANE | Died 17th July 1998 | Aged 87 yrs

Photo No.13
Erected by | JOHN COLVIN in memory of his | father JAMES
COLVIN who died | in July 1865 aged 72 years | Also his mother
MARY COLVIN | who died 26 April 1881 aged 72 | Also his
beloved nephew EUGENE | CARROLL who was drowned 6th Nov | 1883
aged 26 years.

Photo No.14
Of your charity pray | for the Soul of | MARGARET CONNOLLY of
Herry Lock who depd this | life October 23 1852 | aged 55
years Also her daughter | CATHERINE CONNOLLY who | departed
this life October 21 | 1861 aged 35 years... [rest illegible]

Photo No.15
Erected by | PATRICK CONNOLLY of Herrylock in memory of | his
beloved brother SIMON CONNOLLY who | died 2nd July 1896 aged
73 years. | And his son JOHN CONNOLLY

Photo No.16
Erected by | MICHAEL CROWLEY | of Churchtown | in memory of
his wife | DORA CROWLEY | who died in January 1908 | aged 62
years. Also his daughter | MARY COLFER nee CROWLEY | who died
in November 1904 | aged 30 years | And her son MICHAEL COLFER
| died 25th Feb 1986 aged 82 years.

Photo No.17
Erected | by PATRICK DUFFEN of Slade in | memory of his Father
HUGH | DUFFEN who departed this life | August 11 1860 aged 78
Years | also his mother CATHERINE DUFFEN | who departed this
life May 16 | 1863 (?) aged 77 Years also his Daughter |
CATHERINE DUFFEN aged 5 Years

Photo No.18
In loving memory of | MARGARET DUNNE, Templetown. | Who died
11th April 1902 aged 60 yrs. | Also her sons | DAVID, who died
30th July 1907 | Aged 24 years | JAMES, who died 28th Sep.
1911 | Aged 39 yrs.

Photo No.19
In memory of | JAMES FORTUNE | Churchtown | Died 5th Feb 1965
(?)

Photo No.20
In Memory of | MICHAEL FORTUNE | Cliff House Slade | Died 15th
Jan 1952 aged 74 | His wife MARY ANNE | Died 6th Aug 1946 aged
66. | Their son MARTIN | Died 16th June 1976 aged 64. | Their
son WILLIAM | Died 31st Jan 1983 aged 69. | Their son RICHARD
| Died 30th July 1987 aged 70 | R.I.P.

Photo No.21
Erected by | JOHANNA KAVANAGH of Churchtown | in memory of her
husband | RICHARD KAVANAGH who died ... | May 1873 aged 87 (?)
years. Also his ... | LUKE KAVANAGH who died ... | ... aged
... years.Also his ... | ELLEN KAVANAGH (rest illegible)

Photo No.22
In | Loving | Memory | Of | JOHN KAVANAGH | of Churchtown |
Died April 1944 | His wife MARY | Died ... 1944 | Their
daughter | CATHERINE FITZGERALD | died July 1948 | And her
husband JOHN | died 19th July 1968 | Their son JOHN | Died
24th April 1978

Photo No.23
In Loving Memory | of my parents | PHILIP KENNEDY, Slade, |
Died 11th May 1941 | And MARY KENNEDY | Died 11th Dec. 1962. |
Also their children | TOM, drowned 10th Oct. 1910 | MICHAEL,
died 25th Sept 1943 | JOEY, died 1946 | ELLEN, died 1st May
1956. | ANNIE, died 11th June 1962 | My husband THOMAS MASON |
Died 10th Feb 1954 (?) | His wife MARGARET MASON | Died 28th
Nov 1975 aged 85 yrs

Photo No.24
Erected | by | CATHERINE LANE to the memory of | her father
and mother THOMAS and | ANASTATIA KENNEDY. Also her son |
WILLIAM LANE | drowned at sea 11th February 1881 | aged 18
years.

Photo No.25
Erected by | THOMAS MASON, Churchtown | in memory of his
mother | JULIA MASON, died 21st Jan. 1892 | aged 61 years.
Also his sister | ANNE MASON, died 16th Jan. 1887 | aged 21
years. Also his sister | ELIZABETH MASON died 10th March |
1891 aged 19 years. | Also his brother | WILLIAM MASON died
22nd Jan 1937 | aged 73 years and his wife | MARY MASON died
31st Aug 1947 | aged 78 years. Also their son | WILLIAM MASON
died 6th Feb 1977 | aged 76 years and his wife | MARGARET
(Baby) MASON | died 16th Sept 1998 aged 96 years. | R.I.P.

Photo No.26
Erected | by | LAURENCE MORAN | In memory of | His beloved
father | MICHAEL MORAN | Died March 1896 aged 75 years | Also
his mother | JOHANNA MORAN | Died Sep 1899 aged 77 years |
Also his brother MARTIN | Died Nov 1910 aged 46 years

Photo No.27
Most Sacred Heart | of Jesus | Grant eternal rest | to the
souls of | PETER MORAN | JOHANNA MORAN and | ANNE & MICHAEL
MORAN | And CATHERINE COLFER | Who died in infancy | Their
daughter ANASTASIA | Died 1st March 1967 (?) | Also their
daughter | MARGARET | Died 12th May 1980 (?) | Also NELLIE |
Died 5th Nov 1987 aged 87

Photo No.28
In Loving Memory | of | SARAH MORAN | Died 26 April 1973 | And
her husband MARTIN | Died 21 Nov. 1910 [see No.26] | Also two
sons & daughter | died young | And their daughter | BRIDGET
MORAN | Died 13 May 1977 | Also her son JAMES, | Died 27th
March 1983 aged 74. | Fr. NORBERT HOLLAND, O.F.M. | Died 4th
Feb. 1989 aged 72 yrs

Photo No.29
In Memory of | THOMAS and CATHERINE MORAN | And their
daughters | JOHANNA MORAN | Died 12th Jan 1976 | MARY ANN
MORAN | Died 15th Mar. 1991 | Rest In Peace

Photo No.30
In | loving memory of | ANNIE MURPHY | nee KAVANAGH |
Ballinruane, | Died 21st July 1987 aged 94 | Also her parents
& brothers.

Photo No.31
Erected by | PATRICK O'BRIEN Loftus Hall | In memory of his
Mother | CATHERINE O'BRIEN who died | March 21st 1894 aged 53
years | Also his brother JOSEPH | Who died June 15th 1880 |
Aged 21 years | Also his father MARTIN O'BRIEN | 1824 - 1906 |
Their son MARTIN O'BRIEN | 1868 - 1950 | Interred in Kilmokea
| R.I.P.

Photo No.32
Erected by | ANASTASIA PARLE, Churchtown, | In loving memory
of her father | JAMES BREEN who died July 1st 1924 | Aged 86
years. Also her mother | BRIDGET BREEN who died Feb. 6th 1917
| Aged 69 years and her brothers | JAMES & NICHOLAS who died
young | Also her husband JOHN PARLE | Died 13th Dec. 1945 |
The above ANASTASIA PARLE | Died 17th Dec 1959 aged 85 years |
And her brother | WILLIAM BREEN | Died 13th Dec. 1937

Photo No.33
Erected by | MARGARET ROSSITER | in memory of her beloved
husband | JOHN ROSSITER | Who died 5th Dec 1879 | Aged 28
years

Photo No.34
Here lieth the Remains of | ANNISSTATIA TUTTLE | who took her
leave of this world in the | morning of the 9. of Nov. 1818 |
in the 50 Year of her Age. | This stone is Erected | to her
memory by her | Faithfull and loveing husband | THOMAS TUTTLE
| who loved and Respected her liveing | and regrets and
laments her Death.

Photo No.35
Sacred | to the memory of | JOHN WALLACE | Late of Loftus Hall
| Died Nov. 20th 1857 | In the 92nd year | of his age. | Also
his wife | SARAH WALLACE | Died June 29th 1854 | Aged 70.

Photo No.36
[other side of No.35, WALLACE] JOHN and JAMES POWER | Their
sister | M. E. FURLONG | And their mother | CATHERINE POWER |
Died 18th June 1921. | Her husband NICHOLAS | Died 25th Jan.
1906. | JOHN, died 1928. | JAMES, died 1932. | ELLEN, died
1943.

Photo No.37
CRISTOPHER | WHITE | Slade | 1890 - 1978 | R.I.P.

Photo No.38
In Loving Memory | of | PATRICK WHITE | Slade | Died 28th Oct.
1972, | Aged 70 yrs. | And his wife MARY | Died 27th Nov.
1996, | Aged 81 yrs. | R.I.P.