Very Rev. Patrick McSweeney
Parish Of Birth
St. Patrick's College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland
Details Of Ordination
Irish College Paris/President - 1860
Irish College Paris/Dean
Irish College Paris/Professor
St. Patrick's College, Carlow/Professor : 1820
St. Mary's Seminary/President : 1817 - 1820
St. Mary's Seminary/Professor : 1813 - 1817
He was the younger brother of Very Rev. Daniel McSweeney, P.P., V.F., Bandon (1820-1845), an uncle of Mgr. Denis McSweeney, P.P., V.G., St. Patrick's (Lower Rd.) (1893-1906) and a cousin of Very Rev. Peter McSwiney, P.P., Courceys (1832-1841).
In recognition of his services to Education he received from King Louis Philippe the decoration of Chevalier of the Legion, and on his retirement (1860) he received from the French Goverment an annual pension of 5000 French francs.
Date Of Death
Place Of Death
Place Of Burial
Whitechurch Cemetery, Whitechurch, Co. Cork