Tamney

Tamney (Clondavaddog)

Massmount / Ballyheerin / Fanavolty / Ballinacrick

 

tamney10Parish Priest: Fr Pat Mc Garvey, PP, Fanavolty. Tel: 074-9159007

Priest in Residence: Fr Paul McGeehan,  Parochial House, Tamney, Letterkenny, Co Donegal.  074-9159015

 

Church: St Columba's, Massmount (1785)

 

 

Masses         

Sundays & Holidays 9am
Saturdays & Eves of Holidays 7pm

 

Confessions Saturdays & First Fridays 6.30pm
Eucharistic Adoration Fridays 7.30pm; Rosary & Benedication 8pm
Choir Margaret Duffy. Organist: Maire O’Friel
Sacristan Susan Blaney
Church Caretaker Edward Gibbons
Flower Arranging Rosaleen McGowan

 

Organisations

PTAA John Dorrian
St. Vincent de Paul Mary O’Doherty

 

Schools        

St Davaddog NS Tamney.  Tel 074-9159527 Number on Rolls: 36. Principal: Deirdre McDevitt.
St Columba's NS Ballyheerin. Tel 074-9159526 Number on Rolls: 24 Principal:  Aoife McElwaine.
Croagh Ross NS Portsalon.  Tel 074-9159112. Number on Rolls: 42 Principal: Helen Sweeney.

 

Records & Statistics

Catholic Population 1,142; 282 families
Baptismal records 1847
Confirmation records 1919
Marriage records 1847
Death Register 1847

 

Cemetery       
Massmount (1785).

 


 

ballyheerinChurch: Church of The Immaculate Conception, Ballyheerin  (15th August 1955 & 15th August 2005)

(served from Massmount)

 

 

 

Masses        

Sundays 11am
Holydays of Obligation 11am

 

Confessions Sundays 10.30 am
Choir Bridie O’Doherty

 


Fanavolty

 

fanavoltyParish Priest: Rev Pat McGarvey, PP

Contact Details: Parochial House, Fanavolty, Kindrum, Letterkenny, Co Donegal. Tel: 074-9159007

 

Church: St Mary's, Fanavolty (1830)

 

 

 

  

Masses

Sundays 11am
Saturdays 7pm
Holydays of Obligation 11am
Eves of Holydays 7pm
Tuesday & Friday 7pm

 

Confessions Before or After Mass upon request
Eucharistic Adoration First Fridays 10.30am – 6.30pm
Choir Maria Nic Giolla Bháin
Church Caretaker John Carr 074-9159415
Church Cleaner Sally Meade
Caretakers for Parochial House & Graveyards Neil Shiels, Pat Carr and Michéal Shiels

 

Organisations

Parish Newsletter Kathleen McGrory. 074-9159049
Eucharistic Adoration Fanavolty: Máire Clinton
SVDP Mary O’Doherty
PTAA Bridget Carr
Care of the Aged Committee Secretary:  Kathleen Martin, Coolback.  074-9159052
Fanad Youth Club Declan Dorrian & Siobhan Coyle
Fanad Marching Band Catherine Coyle
Fanad United FC Secretary: Máire Sweeney
Fanad United FC Ladies Helen McKinney
Fanad Gaels Secretary: Mark McConigley
Community Alert Tommy Sweeney
Fanad Community Centre Jimmy Begley
Fanavolty Community Hall Bridget Carr
Fanavolty Céili Club Margaret Doherty
Fanad Naíonra Suzanna Fahey & Mary Cairns
Gaeltacht Bheo Fhánada Seán O’Dhorradhain

 

Schools

Scoil Mhuire Caiseal. 074-9159369. Number on Rolls:  72. Principal:  Mairtin MacDonnacha.
St Patrick's NS Doaghbeg.  074-9159311. Number on Rolls:  12. Principal:  Aideen McGettigan.

 

Records & Statistics

Catholic Population 900; 245 families
Baptismal records 1924
Confirmation records see Tamney
Marriage records 1967
Death Register for Fanavolty cemetery 1983

 

Cemetery
St Mary's, Fanavolty (1945).


 

ballinacrickSt Patrick's, Ballinacrick (1932)

(served from Fanavolty)

 

 

 

 

Masses

 

Sundays 9am
Holydays of Obligation 9am
Wednesdays & Thursday 10am

 

Confessions Before or after any Mass upon request
Choir Rose Sweeney
Church Caretaker James & Annie Coll 074-9159068
Church Cleaner Bríd McConigley