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Native Sisters of the Parish of Greencastle

Sr. Bartholomew l Sr. Eymard l Sr. M. Malachy l Sr M. Leila l Sr. Eugenius l Sr. Francis
Unknown l Sr. M. Bernadette l Sr. M. Fintan l Sr. Victor l Sr. Margaret l Sr. M. Quinn
Unknown l Unknown
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Sr. Bartholomew

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Daughter of Master Marlow, Principal of Coneyglen / Leggatraght School in 1880

Had a brother called Patrick

Died in America

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Sr. Eymard

Sr. Eymard (Morris)

BIOGRAPHY
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Mary "Minnie" Morris on 16th February, 1894 opposite the current Post Office in Sheskinshule to Charles and Rose Morris (nee McKeown)

2nd February, 1919

Entered the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph in New Jersey (after emigrating to the United States)
Ministered in America
Became a teacher of the blind and devoted her life to caring for them in schools and other institutions such as Villa Marie Claire in Saddle River in 1928
Spent some time in St. Genevieve Elementary School in Van Nuys, California in 1950


31st May, 1967 in New Jersey

Sister of Charley Morris.
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Sr. Mary Malachy

Sr. Mary Malachy

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Rosey Coyle on 3rd May, 1904 in Formil

Entered the Sacred Heart Order
Ministered in the United States

19th July, 1981

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Sr. Mary Leila

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Bridget Quinn in 1907* in Broughderg
to Henry and Sarah Quinn

Entered the Sisters of Mercy in Thornhill, Derry
Tended to the needs of the boarders at Thornhill School there.

7th May, 1983

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Sr. Eugenius

Sr. Eugenius (Fox)

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Roseann Fox on 18th January, 1910 in Formil
to Stephen and Kate Fox (nee McAleer)

Entered the Sisters of Mercy in Australia
Spent most of her life in Perth, Western Australia

2nd February, 2008

Her grand-nephew was Fr. Gerard Fox, a Chaplain in Belfast City Hospital.
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Sr. Francis

Sr. Francis (Morris)

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Nuala Morris on 11th August, 1911

Entered the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace and spent most of her life teaching in Nottingham

As Principal Teacher of St. Augustin's Primary School in Nottingham in 1976

20th July, 1991

Sister of Fr. Brendan and Fr. Malachy Morris.
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Name and Religion Unknown

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Cassie Conway in 1915 in Brackagh South (Cashel)
to John and Sarah Conway (nee McDonald)

At an early age she entered the convent and bacame a member of Our Lady of the Missions in Charmagna, Bristol

3rd May, 1973

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Sr. Mary Bernadette

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Mary McCrea in 1916 in Coneyglen
to Dan and Mary McCrea (nee Clarke)

Entered the Sisters of Mercy
Ministered in South Africa

14th May, 1992

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Sr. Mary Fintan

Sr. Mary Fintan

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Cassie Fox on 15th August, 1918 in Leaghan
to Mr. and Mrs. John Fox

Entered the Sisters of Nazareth
Ministered in Sligo, Cork, England, South Africa and Stoughtan, Wisconsin where she and 3 other Sisters founded the Nazareth House Convent and a home for the elderly

16th November, 1984

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Sr. Victor

Sr. Victor (Keenan)

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Mary Bridget Keenan in 1919 in Formil
to Mickey and Bridget Keenan (nee Fox)

Entered the Sisters of Nazareth
Ministered in England and America, returning to Belfast one year before she died

21st April, 2004

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Sr. Margaret (also known in religious life as Sr. Celsius)

Sr. Margaret (Daly)

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Margaret Daly on 23rd June, 1923 in Crockanboy
to John and Brigid Daly

16th December, 1947

Entered the Sisters of Mercy, Belfast
Was a cook and spent many years working in Abbeyville House
before taking up a post in Our Lady's Home in Beechmount, Belfast where she lived and worked until she became terminally ill

16th March, 1990

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Sr. Margaret Quinn

Sr. Margaret Quinn

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Margaret Quinn on 9th February, 1934 in Broughderg

Entered the Medical Missionaries of Mary, Drogheda

12th September, 1984

Sister of Br. Isidore Quinn CP.
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Name and Religion Unknown

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Mary Morris in Carnanrancy

Entered a religious order in Liverpool

Sister to Peggy Morris (also a religious Sister in Liverpool) and Fr. Edward Morris who died in Liverpool when he called to visit Peggy on his way home from his mission in India / Borneo.
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Name and Religion Unknown

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Peggy Morris in Carnanrancy

Entered a religious order in Liverpool

Sister to Mary Morris (also a religious Sister in Liverpool) and Fr. Edward Morris who died in Liverpool when he called to visit Peggy on his way home from his mission in India / Borneo.
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We are grateful to Lucy McCullagh for compiling much of the information included above and to Kevin Nash for providing further information on Sr. Eymard.