- Papers of
Sheahan tree in
- Canon Sheehan, Rev. Francis Boyle,
- Canon Sheehan of Doneraile, M.P. Linehan,
- Sources yet to be consulted:
- The Collected Letters of Canon Sheehan of Doneraile 1883-1913
by James O'Brien, 2013.
- Sheehan papers in the archive of the Presentation Sisters, Southern Province.
- Canon Sheehan sources
mar M. Savage
and had issue:
mar M. Reilly
and had issue:
- Michael Sheahan, shopkeeper,
of Buttevant, Co.Cork,
mar Elizabeth Costello
[dau of D.Costello [son of D.Costello and M.Power]
and K.Oliver [dau of B.Oliver and M.Charters]],
- David Sheahan,
David Benjamin Sheahan, born Co.Cork,
bapt 13 Feb 1846 [Buttevant RC par records, Co.Cork],
sp Will Reily and Mrs. Pigot,
living Buttevant, Co.Cork, at mar.
David Sheahan was a 1st cousin of
the writer priest,
so that Michael Sheahan
and Patrick Sheehan would be brothers:
- Patrick Sheehan (thus spelt),
mar Joanna Regan and had issue:
- Canon Sheehan, the writer priest,
Patrick Augustine Sheehan (thus spelt),
born 17 Mar 1852,
William O'Brien Street, Mallow, Co.Cork,
P.P. of Doneraile, N Co.Cork 1895,
remained there until his death,
first novel pub 1895, wide popularity,
classic works of conservative Catholic Ireland of the 19th-20th centuries,
D.D. 1902, Canon 1903,
died 5 Oct 1913, Doneraile, age 61 yrs, bur Doneraile.
See his house.
and [Dict. Ir. Writers].
Plaque on birthplace of Canon Sheehan, William O'Brien Street, Mallow.
Grave of Canon Sheehan, Doneraile.
- There is a Canon Sheehan Society.
- Somehow connected to Canon Sheehan:
- --- O'Farrell, had issue:
- Sean O'Farrell.
- Brian O'Farrell, researching family tree.