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Canon Island Graveyard, Killadysert


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Canon Island Graveyard Headstone Transctiptions
(Complete as of May 2012)
1816 - 2004
Canon Island; Deer Island; Low Island; Horse Island
Clancy; Ginnane; Hastings; Kelly; Kinnane; Lillis; Loughnane; McInerney; McMahon; O'Connor; Tuohy
Transcriptions from Headstones
The Clare Roots Society

Canon Island, also known as Inisgad, is one of a group of islands in the River Fergus estuary, east of Killadysert. The gravestones transcribed here are located within or beside the 12th century Augustinian abbey on the island. The burials include people for the neighbouring islands of Deer, Low and Horse Islands.

Transcriptions Arranged by Surname

Map showing grave locations and numbers

Photographs of Canon Island Graveyard in Photographic Archive

Clare Roots Trip to Canon Island

On Clare GenMaps

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