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Old Irish RC Cemetery
St. Peter & Paul Parish
Harbour Main
Harbour Main District

Complete Transcription

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Cole Sarah   November 17th 1881 37 Years   erected by son William
Costigan Vincent   March 26, 1844 54 Years   native of Kilcash, County Tipperary [married Johanna Kennedy August 23, 1811]
Johanna   May 16, 1853 25 Years   daughter
Mary Ann   August 20, 1854 22 Years   daughter
Ezekiel Patrick   June 14, 1902 62 Years   erected by wife Bridget
Ezekiel Samuel   February 20, 1907 62 Years Anne  
Anne   May 17, 1898 52 Years Samuel erected by sons John & Thomas Ezekiel
Ezekiel Thomas   13th Feb. 1894 84 Years Mary  
Mary   18th Feb. 1892 83 Years Thomas [Thomas baptised 1810 Immaculate Conception, Harbour Grace s/o Thomas Ezekiel & Patience Hickey]
Furey Edward   July 6, 1856 32 Years    
Fury George   2nd May 1861 32 Years Anora erected by wife Anora [George killed in election violence May 2, 1861; four men charged and found guilty, but later pardoned by Governor of the day] [Anora's name was Honora Ryan]
Fury William   June 8, 1894 75 Years Bridget  
Bridget   February 2, 1898 78 Years William child James
Gosue John   July 2nd 1821 69 Years Rachel  
Rachel   22nd July 1814 56th year John  
John   15th April 1817 [11 Years]   son
Hawco Matthew   7 August 1813 [15 Years]    
Kenedy Martha   August 5, 1861 44 Years John erected by husband John Kennedy of Harbour Main
Kennedy James   December 4, 1776 60 Years    
Kennedy Johanna 22 April 1792 May 16, 1816     daughter of John Kennedy of Harbour Main
Vincent Costigan May 4, 1816 May 4, 1816     her newborn son
Kennedy John   14th May 1816 54 Years    
Kennedy John   February 11, 1902 86 Years   erected by son E Kennedy
Kennedy Margaret   December 6th 1871 53 Years John erected by husband John Kennedy
John   February 22, 1872 19 Years   son
Kennedy Patrick   Jan. 11, 1862 20 Years   erected by father John Kennedy
Lecor de SBS   1797 23 Years   [this stone is in French as follows: ISI Lecor de SBS/se repose 1797/departie de sete/vie feue age de 23]
Quinlan Ann   March 3, 1863 45 Years   erected by son John Quinlan
Walsh George   25 December 1853 61 Years   of Holyrood
George   November 25, 1855     son, erected by wife Rachael
Woodford James   8 May 1853 24 Years    
Woodford John   11 January 1855 65 Years   erected by Michael Woodford; in memory of his father & grandfather
Michael   13 September 1844 85 Years  
Woodford William   23rd November 1816 64 Years    
Unknown #1 Unknown         [there are some 40 of these wooden crosses marking unknown graves]
Unknown #2 Unknown         [there are least a dozen similar slate markers on unknown graves]

Transcribed by David Wells (2003)
and Contributed (2009 08)
with some additions by Craig Peterman (2009)

Revised by Craig Peterman ( March 22, 2013 )

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