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Deer & Coney Islands Headstone Inscriptions


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Deer & Coney Islands Headstone Inscriptions
(Complete as of 2012)
Ginnane; Normoyle; McMahon; Fitzgerald; Flynn
1832 - 1988
Deer & Coney Islands
Transcriptions from Headstones
The Clare Roots Society
Coney and Deer Islands lie in the River Fergus east of Ballynacally. There is a ruined church and graveyard on Coney Island, and a ruined church on Deer Island. Deer Island is also known as Inishmore.

Map of Coney Island Graveyard with Grave Numbers

On Clare GenMaps

Deer Island
Surname First Name Maiden Name Date of Death Grave No. Photo Full Inscription
Flynn Catherine Rowland 4 Oct 1832 1 00021475.jpg INRI | This tomb was erected | by Thomas Flynn in | memory of his wife | Catherine Flynn | alias Rowland who | departed this life October | 4th 1832 | aged 29 years | for her and posterity | May she rest in peace
Flagstone       2   No inscription that could be read
             
Coney Island
Surname First Name Maiden Name Date of Death Grave No. Photo Full Inscription
Ginnane John   07 Jun 1944 1 00021488.jpg In loving memory of | John Ginnane died | 7th June 1944 aged | 61 years | erected by his wife | Diana and Family R.I.P.
Ginnane Diana   10 Jun 1967 1A 00021488.jpg In Memory of Diana Ginnane | Coney Island | died 10th June 1967 | Her son Daniel died 14th April 1970 | Her daughter Nancy died 11th April 1971 | Her son Sean Ginnane died March 1988
Ginnane Daniel   14 Apr 1970 1A 00021488.jpg In Memory of Diana Ginnane | Coney Island | died 10th June 1967 | Her son Daniel died 14th April 1970 | Her daughter Nancy died 11th April 1971 | Her son Sean Ginnane died March 1988
Ginnane Nancy   11 Apr 1971 1A 00021488.jpg In Memory of Diana Ginnane | Coney Island | died 10th June 1967 | Her son Daniel died 14th April 1970 | Her daughter Nancy died 11th April 1971 | Her son Sean Ginnane died March 1988
Ginnane Sean   Mar 1988 1A 00021488.jpg In Memory of Diana Ginnane | Coney Island | died 10th June 1967 | Her son Daniel died 14th April 1970 | Her daughter Nancy died 11th April 1971 | Her son Sean Ginnane died March 1988
Ginane John   14 Dec 1833 2 00021487.jpg Here lies the body of | John Ginane who | dep. This life December 14th 1833 aged 70 | years | Erected by his sons | John and Thomas Ginane | For them and posterity | may he rest in peace
Ginnane Patrick   13 Sep 1913 3 00021486.jpg Erected by Mary | Ginnane in loving memory | of her father Patrick | Ginnane Coney Island |who died 13th Sept. 1913 | aged 85 years | and her brother Patrick | Ginnane who died 23rd | April 1932 Aged 59 years
Ginnane Patrick   23 Apr 1932 3 00021486.jpg Erected by Mary | Ginnane in loving memory | of her father Patrick | Ginnane Coney Island |who died 13th Sept. 1913 | aged 85 years | and her brother Patrick | Ginnane who died 23rd | April 1932 Aged 59 years
Ginnane John   01 Dec 1934 4 00021485.jpg In Loving Memory of | John Ginnane | (Coney Island) | who died 1st Dec 1934 | aged 64 years | R.I.P. | erected by his loving wife & family
Ginnane Annie Dundon of Kildysart 15 Oct 1965 4A 00021485.jpg In memory of | Annie Ginnane | Coney Island | died 15 Oct 1965 | her son Patrick | died 30 Sept 1969 | her daughter Crissie | died 28 Jan 1963 | their son Tom | who died 10.12.81. R.I.P. [Annie Dundon Ginnane was N.S. teacher from c.1900 to the close of the school]
Ginnane Patrick   30 Sep 1969 4A 00021485.jpg In memory of | Annie Ginnane | Coney Island | died 15 Oct 1965 | her son Patrick | died 30 Sept 1969 | her daughter Crissie | died 28 Jan 1963 | their son Tom | who died 10.12.81. R.I.P. [Annie Dundon Ginnane was N.S. teacher from c.1900 to the close of the school]
Ginnane Crissie   28 Jan 1963 4A 00021485.jpg In memory of | Annie Ginnane | Coney Island | died 15 Oct 1965 | her son Patrick | died 30 Sept 1969 | her daughter Crissie | died 28 Jan 1963 | their son Tom | who died 10.12.81. R.I.P. [Annie Dundon Ginnane was N.S. teacher from c.1900 to the close of the school]
Ginnane Tom   10 Dec 1981 4A 00021485.jpg In memory of | Annie Ginnane | Coney Island | died 15 Oct 1965 | her son Patrick | died 30 Sept 1969 | her daughter Crissie | died 28 Jan 1963 | their son Tom | who died 10.12.81. R.I.P. [Annie Dundon Ginnane was N.S. teacher from c.1900 to the close of the school]
Ginnane Patrick   Jan 1871 5 00021484.jpg Erected by Thomas Ginnane | in memory of his beloved | father Patrick Ginnane | who died January 1871 | aged 42 years. | and of his dear mother | Catherine Ginnane | who died June 1902 | aged 74 years | also his brother Patrick | who died May 10th 1912 | aged 52 years.
Ginnane Catherine   June 1902 5 00021484.jpg Erected by Thomas Ginnane | in memory of his beloved | father Patrick Ginnane | who died January 1871 | aged 42 years. | and of his dear mother | Catherine Ginnane | who died June 1902 | aged 74 years | also his brother Patrick | who died May 10th 1912 | aged 52 years.
Ginnane Patrick   10 May 1912 5 00021484.jpg Erected by Thomas Ginnane | in memory of his beloved | father Patrick Ginnane | who died January 1871 | aged 42 years. | and of his dear mother | Catherine Ginnane | who died June 1902 | aged 74 years | also his brother Patrick | who died May 10th 1912 | aged 52 years.
Ginnane James   16 Mar 1923 6 00021483.jpg In loving memory of | James Ginnane | Coney Island | who died 16th March 1923 | aged 79 years | R.I.P. | erected by his wife | and family | Also in this grave : John Ginnane \ wife | son Jeremiah
Ginnane John     6 00021483.jpg In loving memory of | James Ginnane | Coney Island | who died 16th March 1923 | aged 79 years | R.I.P. | erected by his wife | and family | Also in this grave : John Ginnane \ wife | son Jeremiah
Ginnane Jeremiah     6 00021483.jpg In loving memory of | James Ginnane | Coney Island | who died 16th March 1923 | aged 79 years | R.I.P. | erected by his wife | and family | Also in this grave : John Ginnane \ wife | son Jeremiah
Guinnane Mary   2 Feb 1970 6A 00021482.jpg In loving Memory | of Mother & Son | Mary & James | Guinnane | Coney Island | who died on 2nd Feb 1970 | R.I.P. | Never forgotten by your sister Cathie
Guinnane James   02 Feb 1970 6A 00021482.jpg In loving Memory | of Mother & Son | Mary & James | Guinnane | Coney Island | who died on 2nd Feb 1970 | R.I.P. | Never forgotten by your sister Cathie
Ginnane Margaret   27 Feb 1958 6B 00021481.jpg In loving Memory of | Margaret Ginnane | Coney Island \ who died Feb 27th 1958 | aged 58 years. | R.I.P.
Ginnane Patrick   16 Jul 1858 8 00021480.jpg Here lies the body of | Patrick Ginnane who | departed this life the | 16th of July the year of Our Lord 1858 | Aged 68 years. Erected | by his beloved wife & | son Catherine + Jermiah [sic] Ginnane | in memory of her | beloved husband | For him and posterity | may he rest in peace | Amen
Ginnane Mary   15 Dec 1909 9 00021479.jpg Erected by | Joseph Ginnane | Coney Is. | in memory of his mother | Mary | who died 15th Dec 1909 | aged 76 years | and his father Jeremiah | died 4th Dec 1909 | aged 84 | R.I.P.
Ginnane Jeremiah   04 Dec 1909 9 00021479.jpg Erected by | Joseph Ginnane | Coney Is. | in memory of his mother | Mary | who died 15th Dec 1909 | aged 76 years | and his father Jeremiah | died 4th Dec 1909 | aged 84 | R.I.P.
McMahon John   1 Mar 1885 10 00021478.jpg erected by | Mary McMahon, Coney | Is. In memory of | her beloved son, John | McMahon who died | on 1st March 1885 | aged 14 years | May he rest in peace
Ginnane James D.   11 Jun 1905 11 00021477.jpg James D. Ginnane | 11th June 1905 | aged 47 years | erected by his | sorrowing widow | Mary Ginnane
Normoyle Daniel     12   No headstone | Daniel Normoyle and Nora Gavin | The Street, Ballynacally | Mary Normoyle [grave close to Grave 4]
Normoyle Nora Gavin   12   No headstone | Daniel Normoyle and Nora Gavin | The Street, Ballynacally | Mary Normoyle [grave close to Grave 4]
Normoyle Mary     12   No headstone | Daniel Normoyle and Nora Gavin | The Street, Ballynacally | Mary Normoyle [grave close to Grave 4]
Fitzgerald John Foster   22 Nov 1848 Monument not located in the graveyard 00021476.jpg Sacred | to the memory of a much beloved son. | This monument was erected by his father | Lieutenant General Sir John Foster-Fitzgerald | Knight Commander of the Bath of | Carigoran Family in the County Clare | Captain John Foster Fitzgerald of the 14th or | Kings Dragoons who fell mortally wounded in | a desperate charge made by that regiment on the | Siagh's cavalry on 22nd November, 1848 on the | banks of the Chenab in the Punjab, East Indies. | Aged 27 | None who knew him need be told | a warmer heart death ne'er made cold

 

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