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St. Paul's Cemetery, Ballineen, Cork, Ireland
Phillips Grave

 
    At Ballineen, Co. Cork, Ireland, in St.Paul's Graveyard (see map) a gravestone for William Hayes Phillips is found.  On the front of the stone a raised plaque about 18 inches square had been carved.  On this was inscribed "Erected to the Memory of William Hayes Philips who died (June) 1886 and his wife (Ann) who died August 1880".  


William Hayes Phillips Gravestone                      View of Ruins and WH Phillips grave
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

According to my Irish researcher, Anthony Kent, there is a stump of a marker beside the gravestone and this could be another Phillips marker. 

Map of Ballineen area (Bandon is 12 mi to the east)  

       

Map of St. Paul's Church & Graveyard