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Cemeteries in Newtown Forbes-Croghan

Cemeteries in Newtown Forbes-Croghan

Norma West (View posts)
Posted: 18 Aug 2001 4:04AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Croghan, Croughan
I am trying to find the name or names of cemeteries in Newtown Forbes. I am searching for Arthur Croghan/Croughan who died there in 1882 and is presumably buried there. Does anyone have addresses for these places?

Re: Cemeteries in Newtown Forbes-Croghan

Posted: 16 Sep 2001 1:57PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 28 Mar 2002 12:10AM GMT
Information available from Parish of Clonguish Book printed for the Millinium. Several cemeteries in Newtownforbes,Co.Longford, Ireland.
1. Lamagh - new cemetery
2. Lismoy (usually called old cemetery) - stones from 1600s
3 St. Paul's Churchyard - beside the Church of Ireland church
4 Lisbrack Old Church - located on Sligo road
5 Convent Cemetery - private cemetery within convent walls
6 Old Clonguish - beside runs of old church in Castleforbes
7 Caldragh - 200 meters north west of road from Newtownforbes to Kilmore Cros
8 Killeen - ancient burial place for children

Hope this info helps. Book available from Clonguish Parish Pastoral Council, Newtownforbes, Co. Longford and has wonderful information on the history of Newtownforbes.
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