1938

1938 Calendar

Names listed below are those from or related to Limerick city or county only.

 

  • Armstrong, Miss. N., 13 Rutland Street, Limerick Chronicle 23/08/1938, inquest report, knocked down by car but killed by chronic asthma and bronchitis

  • Barry, Christopher, 3 Island View Terrace, Limerick Chronicle 27/09/1938, funeral report, member of commercial staff for Limerick Leader, buried at Mount St. Lawrence 

  • Barry, Jack, Clonmel, Co. Tiperrary, Limerick Chronicle 24/02/1938, news report, age 26, son of John Barry, 11 Lansdowne Terrace, manager of Woolworths, Clonmel, buried at Mount St. Lawrence [funeral report 26/02/1938]

  • Bevill, Alexander, Cross Road, Thomondgate, Limerick Chronicle 01/11/1938, news report, employed at Limerick Docks

  • Brazil, Richard, 61 Catherine Street, Limerick Chronicle 01/11/1938, obituary, native of Dublin, came to Limerick in 1918 as agent of "Freeman's journal", buried at Mount St. Lawrence [death notice 01/11/1938] [funeral report 03/11/1938]

  • Breagh, David, John Street, Limerick Chronicle 13/09/1938, inquest report, age 14, knocked down by car 

  • Brislane, Henry, 28 Roche's Street, Limerick Chronicle 24/09/1938, death notice, survived by wife Kate Brislane

  • Bruce, Maud, Bengal Terrace. Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 07/06/1938, inquest report, hit by a lorry

  • Bunbury, Emily, Winchester, Limerick Chronicle 19/11/1938, death notice, age 81, eldest daughter of Right Rev. Thomas Bunbury, Bishop of Limerick

  • Burke, Margaret, Ballinacurra, Limerick Chronicle 31/12/1938, inquest report, age 22, servant, employed at Kilmeedy district

  • Burrowes, Margaret, 5 Lower Mallow Street, Limerick Chronicle 23/04/1938, death notice, buried at St. Munchin's cemetery

  • Byrne, Ida, London, Limerick Chronicle 26/11/1938, death notice and news report, native of Corbally, Limerick wife of Lieut-colonel H. T. Byrne, Army Dental Corps, buried at Mount St. Lawrence

  • Byrnes, Patrick, Ahane, Co.Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 25/06/1938, news report, lorry he was driving crashed into wall, employee of Limerick Boring Company, survived by widow and four children [inquest report 30/07/1938] 

  • Carey, Mary, Back Clare Street, Limerick Chronicle 13/08/1938, news report, age 14, bicycle was hit by car, survived by father

  • Casey, Michael, Cloghakeating, Patrickswell, Limerick Chronicle 31/12/1938, inquest report, knocked down by a car, age 50, husband of Christina Casey

  • Christy, William, 55 O'Connell Street, Limerick Chronicle 02/06/1938, news report, head of motor works and coach building establishment, survived by wife and children, buried at St. Munchin's cemetery

  • Cleary, Dr. M., The Bungalow, Hospital, Knocklong, Co. Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 09/08/1938, news report, M.O. for Knocklong, Hospital and Kilteely district for over 40 years, survived by wife and family [funeral report 13/08/1938]

  • Coffey, Nora, Ballyclough, Ballysimon, Limerick Chronicle 20/12/1938, inquest report, age 38, killed while cycling by a motor car

  • Cleeve, Frederick, Shelbourne, Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 17/05/1938, news report, died by seizure at Ballyclough Golf Links, son of Mr. Frederick Cleeve D.L., Fern Bank, Director of the original Milk Co. of Ireland, married and survived by Miss Cynthia Vincent and their children

  • Cole, Kathleen, 41 Nicholas Street, Limerick Chronicle 20/09/1938, death notice, buried at Mount St. Lawrence 

  • Coll, Patrick, Bruree, Limerick Chronicle 28/05/1938, funeral report, survived by wife Mrs. K. Coll, daughter Miss Lizzie Coll and son Mr. Patrick Coll

  • Condon, Thomas, Ballindangan, Mitchelstown, Limerick Chronicle 29/10/1938, news report, Rev. of St. Mary's Christian Brother's school, Clonmel, injured by a motor car, age 58, taught in Limerick for 20 years

  • Condon, Michael, Ballylanders, Co. Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 08/09/1938, funeral report

  • Conlan, Patrick, Garryowen Villas, Limerick Chronicle 14/07/1938, news report, Mayor's Sergeant for over 40 years, survived by son Mr. Patrick Conlan, Assistant town clerk

  • Connolly, Rev. Stephen, Newcastle West, Limerick Chronicle 19/07/1938, funeral report, Dean of Limerick and P.P. of Newcastle West, buried at Mount St. Lawrence 

  • Creamer, Michael, St. Ita's Street, Island Field, Limerick Chronicle 07/04/1938, inquest report, age 3, drowned in a trench, son of Patrick Creamer

  • Cronin, Josphine, Morenane, Croom, Limerick Chronicle 11/10/1938, inquest report, age 3, daughter of Bridget Cronin, died from injuries caused by upsetting a kettle of water

  • Danagher, Ann, Park, Limerick Chronicle 23/08/1938, news report, died of seizure

  • Darcy, John, Clonkeela, Raheen, Limerick Chronicle 17/11/1938, news report, struck by a car, age 70, unemployed labourer

  • Donnelly, Michael, Ballyneety, Limerick Chronicle 24/09/1938, inquest report, knocked down by a lorry

  • Duggan, William, O' Briensbridge, Limerick Chronicle 02/04/1938, news report, age 58, retired teacher, native of Limerick

  • Eakins, Henry, 1 Bengal Terrace, Limerick Chronicle 15/12/1938, death notice, Inland Revenue staff, buried at St. Munchin's cemetery

  • English, Hannah, Kilcaroon, Limerick Chronicle 06/10/1938, inquest report, age 84, wife of Patrick English, thrown from a donkey onto the river flooded road, and was drowned in 18 Ins of water

  • Fails, Frederick, 84 Landsdowne Park, Limerick Chronicle 29/09/1938, inquest report, age 3, fell into basin of boiling water

  • Fildes, Henry, London (?), Limerick Chronicle 07/07/1938, news report, agent of Lord Daresbury's Irish estate, died in car crash, survived by wife Mrs. Eleanor Fildes formerly of Kilmallock and son working in Dublin

  • Foley, Rev. Maurice, Augustinian Priory, Limerick Chronicle 03/09/1938, funeral report, age 26, died of seizure, son Mr. and Mrs. T. Foley, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford, buried at Mount St. Lawrence 

  • Foran, E.A., Wexford, Limerick Chronicle 08/10/1938, funeral report, age 70, Very Rev. of Austin Friars, Hythe, Kent, buried at Mount St. Lawrence 

  • Graham, Ann, Upper Mallow Street, Limerick Chronicle 23/08/1938, news report, wife of Dr. Matthew Graham, death by long term illness, buried at Mount St. Lawrence [obituary 25/08/1938]

  • Griffin, Caroline, Castle Street, Limerick Chronicle 18/10/1938, funeral report, lady's outfitter, buried at Mount St. Lawrence 

  • Guerin, Michael, Sixmilebridge, Limerick Chronicle 09/07/1938, inquest report, age 32, road worker, bicycle collided with a motor van and sustained a fractured skull, survived by wife and two children

  • Guerin, Mr. W., 29 Killalea Terrace, Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 14/05/1938, death notice, survived by wife and children and brother Mr. M. Guerin propriator of Central Garage, William Street

  • Hartnett, Dr. James, Abbeyfeale, Limerick Chronicle 22/12/1938, funeral report, age 27, buried at Abbeyfeale cemetery

  • Hartigan, Catherine, Royal George Hotel, Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 12/05/1938, news report, widow of Mr. Patrick Hartigan, survived by daughter and son Mr. R. T. Hartigan, propetier of Royal George Hotel, age 85, buried at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery

  • Hassett, James, Hassett's Cross, Thomondgate, Limerick Chronicle 14/05/1938, death notice, survived by father

  • Hickey, Hannah, Coonagh Cottage, Limerick Chronicle 13/08/1938, news report, drowned

  • Hickey, William, Donoughmore, Drombanna, Limerick Chronicle 26/07/1938, death notice, buried at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery

  • Hogan, Margaret,  Sheares Street, Kilmallock, Limerick Chronicle 31/12/1938, funeral report, buried at Kilmallock's cemetery

  • Holfler, Elsa, Austria, Limerick Chronicle 29/10/1938, inquest report, Austrian Jewess found dead with a bullet wound in her head in Crescent Hotel, Limerick, wife of Branck Holfler

  • Hunt, Cornelius, Athea, Co. Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 01/11/1938, obituary, priest, spend 27 years in Australia building two monasteries and was Rector of a Redemptorist house

  • Johnson, F.A., Cecil Street, Limerick Chronicle 06/12/1938, funeral report, stock broker, buried at St. Mary's Cathedral cemetery

  • Kearney, Francis, 16 Upper Brighton Road, Limerick Chronicle 01/10/1938, obituary and death notice, clerk of the Crown and Peace for Limerick and barrister of law, died in Surrey

  • Kennedy, Mrs. M., 4 Shelbourne Terrace, Thomondgate, Limerick Chronicle 20/09/1938, funeral report, survived by children, buried at Kileely cemetery

  • Laffan, Christina,  Bedford Row, Limerick Chronicle 31/03/1938, death notice, Matron at Bedford Row Hospital, buried at Mount St. Laurence Cemetery

  • Lahiff, James, New Road, Thomondgate, Limerick Chronicle 14/05/1938, death notice, ill for some time

  • Lane, Rev. J. , Presbytery, Cratloe, Limerick Chronicle 05/07/1938, funeral report, died of seizure, survived by two brothers, buried in the grounds beside Cratloe Parish Church

  • Liston, William, Lindsay Road, Galsnevin, Limerick Chronicle 02/06/1938, news report, assistant superintendent at Post Office, Survived by widow and two daughters

  • Lloyd, Henrietta, Beechmount, Rathkeale, Limerick Chronicle 19/02/1938, d. October 1937, widow of Thomas F. Lloyd

  • Looney, Thomas, Fort Prospect, Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 28/07/1938, news report, purchased Looney & Co. Upper Gerald Griffin Street, buried at Mount St. Lawrence [funeral report 06/08/1938] 

  • Workman-Low, A., Sunvale, Ardpatrick, Co. Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 29/10/1938, funeral report, widow of Lieut-colonel J. Low, buried at Kilfinane graveyard

  • Lynch, Daniel, 25 Thomas Street, Limerick Chronicle 19/05/1938, death notice, buried at Mount St. Laurence Cemetery

  • Madden, Mr., P., Ballincurra, Hospital, Limerick Chronicle 04/06/1938, news report, chairman of Kilmallock district council and a member of Limerick County Council, breeder of thoroughbred horses

  • Markby, Thomas, Scart, Caherconlish, Limerick Chronicle 14/05/1938, funeral report, farmer, buried at Templederry, survived by wife and children

  • McAuliffe, Sr. Loretto, Rahunagh, Co. Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 09/05/1938, news report, age 83, daughter of the late Michael and Julia O'Brien McAuliffe, Gurteen, Broadford, survived by brother Mr. Cornelius McAuliffe, Raheinagh, Co. Limerick

  • McCarthy, William, 26 Ascot Terrace, Limerick Chronicle 19/11/1938, death notice, buried at St. Mary's Cathedral cemetery

  • McCarthy, Edmond, Kilmallock, Limerick Chronicle 22/10/1938, obituary, age 48, C.C. of St. Mary's Limerick, known as " Father Dick", buried at buried at Mount St. Lawrence [funeral report 25/10/1938]

  • McCarthy, Ellen, Strand Ville, Clancy's Strand, Limerick Chronicle 22/10/1938, funeral report, wife of Patrick McCarthy, buried at Mount St. Lawrence

  • McCarthy, James, Patrickswell, Limerick Chronicle 14/04/1938, inquest report, killed during blasting operations

  • McCormack, Hannah, Pakenham Road, Monkstown, Co. Dublin, Limerick Chronicle 04/06/1938, news report, mother of Count John McCormack, the Irish tenor, survived by husband

  • McCutcheon, John, 24 Catherine Street, Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 04/06/1938, death notice

  • McNamara, Rev. Patrick, Kilsyth, near Glasgow, Limerick Chronicle 16/08/1938, news report, native of Limerick, buried at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery

  • McNamara, Sheila, Walmount House, Limerick Chronicle 01/09/1938, news report, died of prolonged illness, survived by parents and siblings, buried at Mount St. Lawrence

  • Meany, Patrick, Prospect, Limerick Chronicle 26/11/1938, obituary, son of Thomas Meany, student at Sacred Heart College, buried at Mount St. Laurence Cemetery

  • Micks, Adam,  Indianapolis, U.S.A., Limerick Chronicle 12/03/1938, death notice, age 44, worked at Diamond Chain Company, son of the late Adam Micks, Askeaton, father of Mrs. Micks and Richard Adam Micks

  • Miller, George, 97 O'Connell Street, Limerick Chronicle 07/07/1938, news report, caretaker of the L.P.Y.M.A. premises

  • Murphy, John, Bengal Terrace, Limerick Chronicle 14/04/1938, inquest report, killed during blasting operations

  • O'Donovan, John, Ballybrown, Clarina, Limerick Chronicle 14/04/1938, inquest report, killed during blasting operations

  • O'Sullivan, Mrs. N., Bon Secour Home, Cork, Limerick Chronicle 26/04/1938, news report, wife of Dr. Wm O'Sullivan, Inch House Killarney, sister of Mr. Stephen O'Mara and Mr. Joseph O'Mara, Limerick

  • O'Brien, Donough, O'Connell Street, Limerick Chronicle 09/07/1938, funeral report, member of Surveyor's Institution, buried at St. Mary's Cathedral cemetery

  • O'Connell, Bro. Francis, St. Mary's, Morehampton Road, Co. Dublin, Limerick Chronicle 13/09/1938, news report, age 72, native of Limerick

  • O'Connor, Ellen, Upper Mallow Street, Limerick Chronicle 21/05/1938, funeral report, survived by husband Mr. R. P. O'Connor, member of the Typographical Association, buried at Mount St. Laurence Cemetery

  • O'Connor, Patrick, O'Connell Avenue, Limerick Chronicle 03/12/1938, inquest report, struck by a motor car, age 68, buyer at Todd & Co.

  • O'Donovan, Patrick, Barry's lane, Limerick Chronicle 13/10/1938, inquest report, age 19, died fro injuries caused by a fall from a ladder

  • O'Dwyer, Gerarda, 7 Pery Square, Limerick Chronicle 28/07/1938, news report, age 21, died of long term illness, daughter of Mr. John O'Dwyer L.D.S.

  • O'Dwyer, Denis, North Strand, Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 02/06/1938, news report, president of the chamber of commerce and senior partner of Messrs, director of Foynes Saw Mills Ltd. [funeral report 04/06/1938]

  • O'Loughlin, Mary, 5 Landsdowne Terrace, Limerick Chronicle 02/08/1938, death notice

  • O'Neill, Hugh, 7 Emmet Place, Limerick Chronicle 13/12/1938, death notice, buried at Mount St. Lawrence

  • O'Reilly, Rev. William, Sacred Heart Church, Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 02/06/1938, news report, native of Cork, died in a Dublin Nursing Home [funeral report 04/09/1938]

  • Patterson, Annie, 13 Mount Vincent Cottages, Rosbrien, Limerick Chronicle 06/10/1938, inquest report, age 80, motor accident, died from a heart failure

  • Philips, Thomas, 3 Little Glentworth Street, Limerick Chronicle 22/02/1938, news report, age 37, formerly of the British Army

  • Plant, William, Suncroft, Westfields, North Circular Road, Limerick Chronicle 05/03/1938, funeral report, age 38, was representative for Matterson's and a dog breeder, husband of Mrs. Plant

  • Ready, Mrs. J., Sunnyside, Janesboro Avenue, Limerick Chronicle 10/03/1938, funeral report, native of Bandon, wife of Mr. William Ready, Chief Clerk of the Goods Department, Great Southern Railways Company, buried at Mount St. Lawrence 

  • Reid, Patrick, Athlunkard Street, Limerick Chronicle 09/05/1938, death notice, age 39, survived by wife, buried at Mount St. Lawrence [news report 09/08/1938] 

  • Roberts, Mary, Newtown, Clarina, Limerick Chronicle 29/12/1938, death notice, widow of George Roberts, buried at Kilteedy Cemetery [funeral report 29/12/1938]

  • Russell, Margaret, Lancaster Avenue, Bangor, Co. Down, Limerick Chronicle 29/12/1938, death notice, native of Limerick, wife of B. T. Russell 

  • Ryan, John, Toberned, Kilmallock, Limerick Chronicle 25/06/1938, inquest report, farmer, died of heart failure in his shed

  • Serry, Mrs., London, Limerick Chronicle 16/08/1938, news report, collapsed on holidays

  • Sexton, Josephine, 68 O'Connell Street, Limerick Chronicle 22/02/1938, news report, age 68, widow of Mr. A. J. Sexton, buried at Mount St. Lawrence [funeral report 24/04/1938] 

  • Shanahan, Rev. Sister Mary, Clouneskane, Newcastle West, Limerick Chronicle 03/03/1938, funeral report, age 81, former sister at Convent of Mercy Abbeyfeale, daughter of David and Anastasia Shanahan, buried at 'The Rosary' cemetery beside the convent

  • Walker, F.H., Limerick (?), Limerick Chronicle 08/10/1938, funeral report, Rector of Churchwarden, buried at St. Mary's Cathedral graveyard

  • Wallace, Isobel May, 7 St. Alphonsus Terrace, Limerick Chronicle 10/12/1938, death notice, wife of Frederick Wallace, buried at St. Munchin's cemetery [funeral report 10/12/1938]

  • Walsh, Anne, Co. Limerick (?), Limerick Chronicle 28/07/1938, news report, age 70, died on holiday in England

  •  Ward, Thomas, Farranshone, Thomondgate, Limerick Chronicle 08/10/1938, inquest report, fall from a scaffold

  • Watson, William, Limerick (?), Limerick Chronicle 24/05/1938, death notice, late of McBirney and Co. Limerick

  • Welpy, James, Corbally, Limerick Chronicle 19/02/1938, news report, age 83, native of West Cork

  • White, Harriet, 3 Lifford Avenue, Ballinacurra, Limerick Chronicle 03/12/1938, funeral report, wife of Thomas White, buried at St. Mary's Cathedral cemetery

  • Wickham, William, Cheye Vassa, Hayling Island, Limerick Chronicle 26/02/1938, death notice, former Captain of Indian Army, son of late Edmund L. Wickham of Limerick

  • Willis, Mrs., Mallow, Cork, Limerick Chronicle 12/03/1938, funeral report, daughter of Mr. James McNamara, 31 Bowman Street Limerick,  official of Limerick GPO, wife of Mr. John Willis and mother of 6

  • Woods, Thomas, Main Street, Hospital, Co. Limerick, Limerick Chronicle 30/04/1938, news report, Secretary of the South Limerick G.A.A. Board, officer in the Anglo-Irish War

  • Wingfield-Yates, Henry E., Bolart, Dorchester, Limerick Chronicle 24/02/1938, news report, former County Inspector of the R.I.C.

Last update:15/06/2016

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