Map of Cemeteries

  1    Abbey, Ballina
  2    Addergoole
  3    Ardagh
  4    Ballinahaglish
  5    Ballinglen
  6    Ballycastle
  7    Ballycroy
  8    Ballysakeery
  9    Bangor
  10  Belderrig
  11  Binghamstown
  12  Bofeenaun
  13  Bonniconlon

  14  Bonnifinglas
  15  Carne
  16  Claggan
  17  Cloghans
  18  Colony, Achill
  19  Craggagh
  20  Cross Abbey
  21  Cross, Belderra
  22  Cross, new

  23  Crossmolina
  24  Crosspatrick
  25  Curraunboy
  26  Doohooma
  27  Doonfeeny
  28  Emlybeg
  29  Fahy
  30  Fallmore
  31  Geesala
  32  Glenamoy
  33  Glencastle, main
  34  Glencastle, new
  35  Glencastle, old
  36  Holy Trinity, Achill
  37  Inver

  38  Kilbelfad
  39  Kilbride
  40  Kilcummin
  41  Kildownet, new
  42  Kildownet, old

  43  Kilfian, new
  44  Kilfian, old
  45  Kilgalligan
  46  Kilgarvan
  47  Killala
  48  Killeen old
  49  Killogeary
  50  Kilmurray
  51  Kiltane

  52  Lacken new
  53  Lacken old
  54  Leigue, Ballina
  55  Lisheen
  56  Moygawnagh new
  57  Moygawnagh old
  58  Mullafarry
  59  Mullafarry old
  60  Pollatomish
  61  Rathfran
  62  Rathreagh
  63  Slievemore main
  64  Slievemore new
  65  Slievemore old
  66  Straide Abbey
  67  Straide Church
  68  Straide new
  69  Straide old

  70  St Johns, Ballyc.

  71  St Marys, Xmolina
  72  St Michaels Bal'na
  73  St Patricks, Killala
  74  St Thomas, Achill
  75  Teampall Maol
  76  Templemore

  77  Termoncarragh
  78  Toomore new
  79  Toomore old

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  Ballycastle Marriages

  Bonnifinglas Burials


Kilcummin Graveyard Headstones
Location:                 6 miles east of Ballycastle, Mayo on the eastern tip of Kilcummin Head
Map:                       54.277247 N,  9.210117 W
No of headstones:    7 (only 7 legible headstones, most graves do not have headstones)
Date range:              1819 - 1926 (observed)
Recorded:                all visible headstones photographed May 2010
Top photo:
Looking south across Kilcummin graveyard
towards the church ruins and Killala Bay

Bottom photo:
Inside the ruins of Kilcummin church
This graveyard and ancient church
(which is believed to date back to
before 700AD) are located on the
remote northeastern tip of Kilcummin
Head, close to the shoreline.  Some of
the headstones are too weathered to
be legible, and many of graves have no
headstones at all.  A 1943 survey of
local antiquities reports "The grave of
St. Cummin, a few yards north of the
church and in the graveyard, is marked
by two tall flagstones one of which is
seven feet in height and the other
under six feet.  It is believed that other
saints or disciples of Cummin are also
buried in this grave.  Between these
stones is another small flat stone which carries the inscription of a cross.  Other stones carrying inscriptions and strange indents have been covered by the high grass and weeds."

This area is where General Humbert's troops landed in 1798 when they came to assist the Irish rebellion. Kilcummin is named after St. Cummin (~500AD). For further information on Kilcummin, click here.
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  1. BOLAND, The Boland Family, KC
  2. BOURKE, Barbara Anne GILDEA 1763-1829, KC
  3. BOURKE, Walter 1753-1819 (of Heathfield), KC
  4. GILDEA, Barbara Anne 1763-1829 (BOURKE) KC
  5. KELLY, Martin 1926, KC
  6. LANGAN, James 1909, KC
  7. LOUGHNEY, Patrick 1877, KC
  8. McLOUGHLIN, Martin 1917, Francis 1918, KC


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