I didn't see Kilmacomogue Cemetery (a current focus) among the cemeteries, and the burials with which I'm concerned are prior to 1898.
The cemetery is, "On the sea-shore, near [Kilmacomogue], was a small monastery, founded in 1466 for Franciscan friars by Dermot O'Sullivan Bere, of which only the cemetery, still called the abbey, is remaining, and is used by the Roman Catholics as a burial-place. " [Source:A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland, 1837] That site is mentioned in later work(s) as the RC burial location for Houlihan>Holland burials in past and more recent times. However, the Kerry list might provide data for descendants who remained in the area from 1897 onward, and I appreciate having it. A "later work" includes: Extracted from "Holland & McCarthyBantry Parish Families Cork Co. Ire land"written by Yvonne Holland 7500 N. Crossway Road Milwaukee, Wisconsinin 1979 All the Holland family is buried in Kilmacomogue Cemetery in Bantry Parish.Granddad attended Coomhola Church in Bantry Parish."
The Hollands have lived on the same land for a good 300 years.
Dhiarmuid Sean "Jerry the Smith" Houlihan and some of his descendants are reportedly buried at Kilmacomogue.I don't have dates for Jerry, but his son Stephen "Michael" was born about 1780, so this gives us some dating framework.I seek documentation of his burial.
(Schoolmaster) Stephen "Michael" Houlihan>Holland b. about 1780 in Caol an Eidhin Coomhola Bridge Bantry, Kerry, died before 1864 in Kilmacowen Eyeries Parish, Kerry. I'm seeking documentation of his burial there. (I don't see Kilmacowen on the Kerry list, and Stephen died too early to be on the Kerry list anyhow which begins at 1898.)
Sources include: References to Extracted from "Holland & McCarthyBantry Parish Families Cork Co. Ire land"written by Yvonne Holland 7500 N. Crossway Road Milwaukee, Wisconsinin 1979 "All the Holland family is buried in Kilmacomogue Cemetery in Bantry Parish.Granddad attended Coomhola Church in Bantry Parish. The Hollands have lived on the same land for a good 300 years.The earliestdefinite story about a family member concerns Stephen who killedone ofCromwell's mounted armored soldiers with a pike as a friend of h is lured thesoldier into bending over to strike at him revealing a ga p in his armor.Themother of Sean (in second house on Holland land i n 1977) told our son thatthis was about (told in the 1960s) 13 generations back -- that would be abouteight generations back from Sean lis ted on the other side of this sheet aseldest son of Diarmuid Houlihan . Son Sean and his wife Nell built a new house.Foundation still remains belowpresent homes.Dhiarmuid Og [another son of Jerry and a brother to Stephen "Michael"] moved into father's house.The foundation ofthis house still can be seen, also, along with the remains of the equipment ofJerry the Smith -- a white smith."
Therefore, I'm eager to get documentation on [the family's] burials at Kilmacomogue and for Kilmacowen also.
Again, I appreciate your kindness in providing me with the Kerry list, and perhaps it will help provide me with information on burials for descendants who passed away 1898 and afterwards.(May they rest in peace.)
I wish you a Happy Holiday Season and success in your genealogy researching.