St. Mary’s Cathedral Graveyard is quite expansive and as such it has been recorded here in sections. You will see a description of how to reach each section below. This will help if you wish to locate the grave on site.
Where possible their obituaries from Limerick City Library Local Studies have been added.
Section 2 – To the left of the Main Door of the Cathedral.
Sacred to the memory of Amos Frederick Vereker eldest son of Amos Vereker Esq. M.D. of this city who departed this life on the 4th Day of September 1842 aged 15 years. Also to their son Rev. Thomas Vereker MA TCD born 1827 died 1897. Also in memory of Amos Vereker M.D. who died 17 March 1868 aged 80 years. And of Catherine his wife who died 25 July 1870 aged 82 years.
This tomb was erected by James Rutherford Browne proprietor of the Limerick Reporter memory of his two sons Christopher aged two years and George aged three months who both died in 1837 as also in memory of his brother Peter aged 30 years who died on the 16th day of January 1842. The above named James Rutherford Browne died 22 November Anno Domini 1884 aged 79 1/2 years – Yea Saith the Spirit to him that overcometh will give to eat of the tree of life which is in the midst of the paradise of God. Rev. Ch.. Ver..
The family vault Tho Dillon Master Mariner of this city of Link 1849.
This tomb was erected by James Tierney of City of London Esq. In memory of his father Michael Tierney of this city … Who departed this life Anno Dom 1761 aged 80y and of his Mother Ann Tierney who departed this life Anno Dom. 1771 aged 78 years. Here Lieth also the bodys of Edmond & Susan Tierney who departed this life Anno Dom 1771.
John Downes Esq… in the county of Clare departed this life on 31 January 1831 aged 70 years. Here also are deposed those of his wife Margaret Downes daughter of the late Henry Holland Esq. Alderman of this city who died 3rd day of December 1843 aged 80 years. Their surviving children erected this monument in memory of kind affectionate and indulgent parents hoping through the morals of Christ to meet them in another and better world.
Here Leith mortal remains of Ralph Ouselly Esq. His Wife Elizabeth departed this life and also his … who depd this life … on Christmas day 1835. Some… buried here This stone inscribed to the memory of revered parents … Priscilla Ousley daughter of deceased Ralph Ousel and March 15th 18..
This tomb was erected by George …. memory of his beloved brother
Erected by Daniel McNamara in memory of his beloved daughter Catherine M Quincey alias McNamara who departed this life on the 17th January 1847 aged 20 years. Also his wife Catherine McNamara alias Hourigan died Oct 1847 aged 51. Also his son Daniel J. McNamara dep this life 28th April 1854 aged 25 yrs
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Catherine Franklin died 2nd December 1888 aged 83 Erected by her children.
Here lyeth the body of Mrs Creagh
Jackson the memory of his only and beloved child … Jackson who departed this life the .. day of March 1831 aged .. years. the memory beloved wife of the Rick Jackson tho dep
Sacred to the memory of Anne Reidy who departed this life August 24 1867 aged 19 years. Blessed are the dead … in the Lord
Erected to the memory of James Carroll Esq MD died on the 11 Sep 1837 aged 50 years. Doctor Carroll rose by his great talent to the highest rank in his profession and was a sincere and practical catholic when it pleased god to call him to a better place world his death was universally felt as a public loss to his attached wife.
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- Helenlane Mere Died Oct 1827.
- The burial place of Richard Sidley and family erected July 184?
- In loving memory of Frederick Cooke who died 23 March 1937 aged 66 years. his wife Mary Anne Cooke 19 July 1943 aged 79 years.
Here lies the body of George Moore who dept this life April 12th 1804 aged 26 years. Also here lies the body of John Mullock and Diana his wife and here are deposited the remains of … Percy Mullock Grand, also John Mullock who departed this life on the… September… Ellen Mullock daughter of John …. of Dublin who died on the 9th July … aged..
In memory of Stephen Mullock born 23 Feb 1831 drowned 11 June 1849. John Mullock born 15 April 1796 died 22 August 1857. Frances Mullock born 24 Dec 1805 died 19 April 1879. Luke Mullock born 6 Oct 1827 died 2 Oct 1881. Richard Wilson born 13 Jan 1830 died 5 May 1888. Elizabeth Wilson died Aug 6, 1899 aged 70 years.
This tomb was erected by Frances Hooper to the memory of her father .. 1817. Also her Charles Hooper died April 1833 aged 52 years.
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Mary Dowe died March 7th 1819 aged 72 years
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In memory of Joseph J Parry died 27 June 1880 aged 70 years
W.V.A. March 12th 1876 St. Matthew 18 Chapioverse