School: Cill an Daingin, Nenagh (roll number 6658)

Location:
Killadangan, Co. Tipperary
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó hOgáin

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The Old Graveyards

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0534, Page 113

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There are five graveyards in this parish. These are situated in Kilodiernan, Knigh, Monsea, Dromineer and in Cloughprior.
All the churchyards are still in use. Cloughprior churchyard is round in shape.
There are ruins of churches in Kilodiernan, Knigh, Dromineer and Cloughprior. There is a Protestant Church in Monsea.
There are crosses and tombs in all these graveyards and dates and names on them. These crosses are made of wood and stone. Some people are buried within the ruins of the churches.
Unbaptised children were buried in the same churchyard as the people in Monsea, Dromineer, Cloughprior and in Knigh.
Collected by:-
May McLoughney
Lahorna
Nenagh

Obtained from,
Mr J. Heffernan,
Lahorna,
Nenagh.
Age 50 years.

Collector
May Mc Loughney
Gender
female
Address
Loughourna, Co. Tipperary
Informant
Mr J. Heffernan
Gender
male
Age
50
Address
Loughourna, Co. Tipperary
Language
English