CollectionKilmore Diocesan Archives

Holy Rosary Convent, Killeshandra:

25: Correspondence between Bishop Finegan and Bishop Shanahan of Southern Nigeria and others) about the establishment of a missionary convent of the Holy Rosary in Killeshandra. 1923-1925.

26: Correspondence between Bishop Finegan and Bishop Shanahan, Nigeria and the Dominican Convent, Cabra, Dublin and copy documentation sent to Rome regarding the granting of an extension to the Dominican nuns to run the Holy Rosary Convent, Killeshandra. 1926-1932.

27: Correspondence between Bishop Finegan, the Mother Generals of the Holy Rosary convent and the Catholic Mission, Nigeria, about the drawing up of a trust deed for the Killeshandra convent, the proposal to establish a mission in Kenya, the establishment of a hospital in Emekuku, Nigeria and the administration of the Killeshandra convent. 1926-1941.

28: Lists of Jubilee alms collected in each parish and sent to Killeshandra convent. 1929-1930.

29: Copy of Constitution remodelled by Most Revd Dr Finegan, Very Revd J. Maguire and the sisters 1933 and 1934 in use until the constitutions were approved by Rome in 1938.

30: Copy of Ceremony of Profession of Perpetual Vows.

AccessRestricted. Contact Repository.
Date1923-1925; 1926-1941

The following examples were taken from lists available in the archives. The number preceding the document refers to its number within a particular file. The file name is provided at the top of each section.

Repository NameKilmore Diocesan Archives (RC)
AddressBishop’s House Cullies County Cavan
EircodeH12 P5W6
Telephone(049) 433-1496
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