5. Killinane Graveyard

Located within the domain of the Old Roxborough Estate, in the parish of Kilchreest. Many of the Persse family including Lady’s Gregory’s parents are interred in this graveyard.

Directions it is accessed via a long laneway off the N66 approximately 4.5km from the village of Kilchreest. Although signposted it is secluded. Please come with suitable footwear!

This page was added on 07/04/2014.

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  • My great-great grandparents, Samuel and Mary (Pearson) Ellis, and my great uncle, Richard Ellis, and great aunt, Ellen Ellis Taylor Hardy are buried in Killinane graveyard. We were lucky enough to visit the graveyard in June 2017.

    By Patty Wincek (19/06/2017)

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