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Mount Saint Lawrence Cemetery 1860

Mount Saint Lawrence Cemetery is the largest cemetery in Limerick. The cemetery was officially opened in 1849 to accommodate the rising population and the over flowing graveyards in the city. The first recorded burial  took place in March 1855. Burials continue to take place in this cemetery today. Currently there are an estimated 70,000 people buried in this cemetery.

Below are transcriptions of the burial register for Mount Saint Lawrence Cemetery.

To view the original records visit here: Mount St Lawrence burial ground registers 1855-2008

Where possible a link has been added of obituary reports from the Limerick City Library Local Studies directory of Obituaries from The Limerick Chronicle .

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January:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
01 Jan 1860115 PaNolan, Mary65Cornwallis Street
02 Jan 1860194 RHennessy, David14Roche’s Street
03 Jan 1860114 QbNunan, Daniel55Convent Street
03 Jan 186066 DHiatte, Jane40Asylum
04 Jan 1860115 SbMoloney, Margaret55Mary Street
04 Jan 1860111 SaSmith, Honora50Nelson Street
05 Jan 186067 DBartley, Anne70Carey’s Road
06 Jan 1860107 SaMcMahon, Catherine16Nicholas Street
07 Jan 1860129 ObQuin, James22Mulgrave Street
09 Jan 1860122 SaHerbert, Ester22Prospect
10 Jan 1860139 PcO’Keeffe, Joseph5yGeorge Street
15 Jan 1860178 NFitzgerald, Fred M.1y 11mMulgrave Street
16 Jan 1860183 RcO’Connor, John25Queen Street
18 Jan 1860186 PPurcell, John33Robert Street
19 Jan 1860121 RbO’Connor, Mary65Nicholas Street
25 Jan 186068 DEgan, Mary60Asylum
28 Jan 1860123 SaHerbert, Patrick39Prospect Hill
28 Jan 1860130 RaByrnes, Thomas34Cecil Street
29 Jan 1860121 RcRobinson, Joseph2y 10mPeter’s Cell
31 Jan 186058 WMcNamara, John213rd Buffs

 

Feburary:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
01 Feb 1860122 ScCarey, Matthew84John Street
03 Feb 186069 DCoonerty, Anne60Asylum
03 Feb 186070 DO’Connell, John62Carey’s Road
03 Feb 186071 DWalker, Mary40St. John’s Place
05 Feb 1860189 PaGallagher, Bridget48Lady’s Lane
07 Feb 1860118 PBourke, Thomas84New Pallas
07 Feb 186058 WbHynes, Thomas223rd Buffs.
12 Feb 1860121 TbShine, Patrick39Rutland Street
12 Feb 1860142 RcO’Brien, Thomas2y 6mMallow Street
12 Feb 186072 DMcMahon, Michael70Black Boy
12 Feb 1860179 RMcNamara, Thomas1y 6mThomas Street
12 Feb 186037 CCWhealon, Patrick60Boherbuoy
13 Feb 1860121 TcO’Shaughnessy, Kate70Dickson’s Lane
17 Feb 1860121 UPope, John50Boherbuoy
17 Feb 186038 CCScanlan, Catherine60Asylum
18 Feb 186039 CCFrawley, Johana70Gorman’s Lane
19 Feb 1860111 PDavidson, Alfred4y 1mWilliam Street
20 Feb 1860122 TaFinnigan, Maria2y 6mNew Barracks
20 Feb 186045 DaMeaney, Stephen5yJohn Street
22 Feb 1860122 SaO’Brien, Daniel1y 1mSexton Street
26 Feb 1860122 UaCullen, Elizabeth90George Street
29 Feb 1860116 VO’Neill, Margaret2yJohn Street
29 Feb 186040 CCConners, Margaret50John Street

 

March:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
05 Mar 1860122 OcTuthill, Patrick35George Street
05 Mar 186041 CCO’Brien, Bridget40Boherbuoy
08 Mar 186082 NcRiedy, Patrick53Carey’s Road
09 Mar 1860122 PbCronin, Mary45John Street
11 Mar 1860121 UaMorgan, Bridget70Roches Street
11 Mar 186093 VcShaughnessy, Thomas4yWickham Street
14 Mar 1860122 TcCorridan, Richard60Garryowen
14 Mar 1860121 UbMangan, Mary17Bridge Street
17 Mar 1860142 SMcNamara, Frances F.60Catherine Street
22 Mar 1860142 Q or 183 QRyan, Michael4y 1mBunratty
24 Mar 1860141 sRoche, Eliza Mary14Harstonge Street
24 Mar 186059 WMoran, Patrick239th Regiment
26 Mar 1860106 RBrennan, John Thomas3mGarryowen
27 Mar 1860123 PaSynan, Angelina1dMerchants Quay
27 Mar 1860143 PcO’Leary, Joseph27Quay Lane
29 Mar 1860114 QbGeary, Widow70Domnick Street
29 Mar 1860173 QbMulcahy, Patrick26Listowel

 

April:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
01 Apr 186083 QcKenny, Michael72Ennis
03 Apr 1860141 QbBrowne, Stephen1y 9mMeelick
04 Apr 186090 UKeough, Bridget40Crosbie Row
05 Apr 1860198 PaFerguson, Anne60Cecil Street
06 Apr 1860140 SRoche, Charles Knight23Harstonge Street
08 Apr 1860115 QbMcSweeney, Morgan W.1dGeorge Street
08 Apr 1860122 SaDoyle, Mary1yColloney Street
11 Apr 186042 OcRyan, Thomas22Dickson’s Lane
11 Apr 1860122 ScMurphy, Mary35Albert Place
11 Apr 1860174 NFitzgerald, John of (Garryowen Brewery)43Garryowen House
13 Apr 186043 CCByrne, James45Prospect Hill
13 Apr 1860116 QbLahiff, Mary22Athlunkard Street
13 Apr 1860122 WSailor, Drowned30Austria
16 Apr 186044 CCSpillane, Mary80Queen Street
16 Apr 186045 CCConnors, John28Market Alley
17 Apr 186046 CCO’Donnell, Stephen25North Strand
18 Apr 1860119 QMeehan, Patrick60Carey’s Road
21 Apr 1860119 QbHernigan, Mary60Edward Street
22 Apr 1860120 QbMcNamara, Bridget67Old Clare Street
22 Apr 1860122 SRyan, Michael28Vizes Fields
22 Apr 1860187 NPurcell, Elizabeth35Catherine Street
22 Apr 186062 WbWoulfe, Patrick2317th Regiment
23 Apr 186046 DDRyan, Anne3dMary Street
26 Apr 1860121 QbClanchy, Annie28Charlotte Quay
27 Apr 1860122 QbRoohan, Michael60Island
28 Apr 1860122 TbShine, Michael2yFrancis Street
28 Apr 1860137 RMcNamara, Ellen56Nicholas Street
29 Apr 1860123 QbRoohan, James30Francis Street
30 Apr 186063 WDoolan, Patrick Robert3117th Regiment
30 Apr 186064 WaKearns, Anthony3y3rd Buffs.
30 Apr 186064 WaKearns, Margaret2y3rd Buffs.

 

May:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
05 May 1860136 RSmith, William46Summer Street
09 May 1860139 SaHayes, Patrick44Upper William Street
10 May 186047 CCByrnes, Patrick389th Regiment
10 May 186065 WbGrady, James40Boherbuoy
15 May 186048 CCKeeffe, Catherine24Newport
21 May 186088 RMcNamara, Martha64Bedford Row
22 May 186066 WbHayes, Patrick3418th Regiment
22 May 1860135 RRyan, Thomas13Chapel Street
22 May 186067 WSeride, Mary303rd Regiment
28 May 1860143 PcO’Leary, Mary2y 6mCreagh Lane
28 May 1860140 ObBrowne, Michael21Gurtgurrane
29 May 186049 CCMoloney, Mary60Ennis
30 May 1860123 TcGregg, Bridget2yNew Barracks

 

June:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
02 June 186050 CCKelly, Patrick24Carey’s Road
02 June 186051 CCKelly, Darby98John’s Gate
06 June 186068 WFennessy, James183rd Regiment
09 June 1860100 WaReddin, William1y 9mFrancis Street
10 June 1860106 RcHiggins, Rose1dClonlong
13 June 1860124 QbO’Brien, Ellen6y 6mHenry Street
14 June 1860124 QcAinsworth, Mary A1y 1mNew Barracks
15 June 186052 CCCarey, Margaret60John Street
15 June 1860124 QcBrowne, Julia45William Street
16 June 186069 WCoffey, John359th Regiment
21 June 1860124 RbShiels, Patrick23Constabulary
23 Jun 1860Family VaultMcNamara, Johanna20Thomas Street
24 Jun 1860125 SPurcell, Richard64Barringtons Street
29 Jun 1860129 QcGilmore, Richard80Pennywell

 

July:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
02 Jul 1860189 PMcCarthy, Jeremiah40Mary Street
04 Jul 186053 CCRahilly, Johanna65Carey’s Road
04 Jul 1860125 QbO’Brien, Elizabeth7wHenry Street
07 Jul 186098 RMcParland, Henry9mJohn’s Square
11 Jul 1860114 SThompson, Mary Anne2y 3mStokes Lane
15 Jul 1860125 SaFlanagan, Margaret20Thomondgate
20 Jul 186054 CCManly, Elizabeth50Cork
25 Jul 186070 WbRooney, Mary5w3rd Buffs.

 

August:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
01 Aug 186020 WcFoley, James243rd Buffs.
05 Aug 186055 CCCostelloe, Bridget65Co.Clare
05 Aug 186070 WbMervin, Alice5m18th Regiment
07 Aug 1860141-2 Ua or 56 CCO’Gorman, Jane4yCornwallis Street
14 Aug 1860196 QRyan, Anastasia2wPatrick’s Street
15 Aug 1860138 QaHayes, Mary20Boherbuoy
15 Aug 186086 RaAllen, George44Francis Street
21 Aug 186057 CCQuinlivan, Bridget1y 5mNew Street
23 Aug 1860125 PcCunningham, John23Creagh Lane
27 Aug 1860202 QNash, Anne16Rosbrien
27 Aug 186021 WcBondville, John1y9th Regiment
31 Aug 1860142 NCorbett, Joseph Ed.19George Street

 

September:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
01 Sep 186058 CCHaly, Michael68Playhouse Lane
03 Sep 1860— —Bayly, Thomas10Vizes Field
06 Sep 186022 WcNealon, Thomas189th Regiment
10 Sep 186098 QbMcCarthy, Charles50(Shelbourne Cottage)
11 Sep 186023 WcDowney, John3y9th Regiment
11 Sep 186059 CCEnright, Mary23Francis Street
14 Sep 1860126 RbWalsh, Minnie6mGeorge Street
24 Sep 1860125 RaO’Brien, Mary A.11Denmark Street
24 Sep 1860185 OO’Donnell, Hugh1dUpper William Street
29 Sep 1860126 QbWalsh, William24Kilfinnane

 

October:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
02 Oct 1860118 QbLahiff, Thomas7mAthlunkard Street
07 Oct 186085 TcSheehan, Joseph3dAthlunkard Street
18 Oct 1860117 SbLyddy, Catherine80Mary Street
18 Oct 1860123 UTracey, Patrick40Military Road
18 Oct 1860Family VaultO’Halloran, Patrick50John’s Square
19 Oct 186060 CCKelliher, James40Ennis
22 Oct 1860125 ScKelly, Michael27Athlunkard Street
24 Oct 1860200 NPitts, John40William Street
30 Oct 1860120 RBowes, William10wLock Quay
30 Oct 1860118 SBarrett, James9mMary Street

 

November:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
01 Nov 1860125 PaRyan, Honoria60Pennywell
05 Nov 1860125 PConnolly, John6wCarey’s Road
11 Nov 1860125 ScHardiman, Dora55Bowman Street
16 Nov 1860126 ScGriffin, Mary63Brennan’s Row
18 Nov 186034 WcKeane, John3417th Regiment
21 Nov 186061 CCDwyer, Catherine66Old Frances Street
23 Nov 1860134 QbCarr, Thomas1y 3mMatthew Bridge
23 Nov 1860— —Mayo, William50Wales
29 Nov 1860136 RD’Alton, Mary51Colloney Street
30 Nov 186062 CCWall, Patrick60Shanagolden
30 Nov 186063 CCCampbell, Mary2yBoherbuoy
30 Nov 1860143 ScGavin, George Jos. O’Halloran(0y)Barrington Street

 

December:

Date of BurialGrave No.NameAgeResidence
02 Dec 1860130 QbRyan, Margaret34Domnick Street
03 Dec 186064 CCRoohan, Elizabeth63Catherine Street
03 Dec 186025 WcHayes, William3817th Regiment
06 Dec 186064 CCLeamey, William40Adare, Co. Limerick
06 Dec 1860125 TcRyan, Thomas70Rathbane
13 Dec 1860126 SMorris, Patrick66Vizes Fields
15 Dec 1860116 WHartnett, Anne11Johns —
16 Dec 186023 WcDowney, Edward1y 6d9th Regiment
18 Dec 1860102 SHudson, Samuel5yTaylor Street
18 Dec 1860VaultDowling, John6mCatherine Street
20 Dec 1860142 ScHarte, Thomas64Black Boy
25 Dec 186099 VaMahony, Mary35John Street
27 Dec 1860134 RScanlan, James68Knockale —
28 Dec 1860125 TcNunan, Mary74Denmark Street
31 Dec 1860224 NCosgrave, Catherine74Arthur’s Quay
31 Dec 1860160 SMcMahon, Annie11Carr Street
31 Dec 186095 TaWhite, Michael3yMary Street
31 Dec 186065 CCGallagher, Timothy52Thomondgate
31 Dec 1860119 RcO’Brien, John9mNicholas Street

 

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