NEWS – 6th March 2011


Patrick (Pakie) O’Connell, Monemore. Bereaved by his wife Bridget, sons Patrick and John, brother John, relatives and friends. Funeral Mass and burial took place in Emly on Friday last.


Micheál Quish  formerly Ballyhone, Emly who died in Dunlaoighre. Bereaved in Emly by his brother Pat, Ballyhone.


William Burke died in Maastricht, Netherlands. William was the son of David Burke,late of Boro Road and his wife Catherine Burke, late of Tipperary town.

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.

SCHOOL: St. Ailbe’s National School
PRINCIPAL: Pauline Finnan
VICE PRINCIPAL: Joseph Hennessy.

Quick Facts

POP. of the PARISH: c. 820

POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.

LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam

Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.