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WORLD WAR I: Appendix: List of County Kildare Casualties

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Dagg, Allan Victor. Rank; Second-Lieutenant, Leinster Regiment. Wounded in action, February 25, 1916. Born Kiltegan.

Daly, Francis. Reg. No. 16949. Rank; Corporal, Highland Light Infantry, 10 th Batt. Killed in action, France, September 25, 1915. Born Carbury, Co. Kildare.

Daly, J. Connaught Rangers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (J. Daly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Daly, John. Reg. No. 10281. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, June 9, 1916. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Daly, Laurence. Reported wounded and Prisoner of War, February 12, 1916. Born Celbridge. (L. Daly appeared on Celbridge Roll of Honour).

Daly, P. Reg. No. 18208. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment. Reported wounded, October 21, 1916. Born Naas. (P. Daly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour – original note refers to next entry only, i.e. Daly, Patrick).

Daly, Patrick. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (P. Daly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Daly, Richard. Reg. No. 4916. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, September 15, 1916. Born Athy.

Daly, Thomas. Reg. No. 12565. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, October 21, 1916. Born Naas.

Daly, Thomas. Rank; Colonel, Royal Army Medical Corps. Reported missing, 1917, later believed drowned in Egypt. Born Monasterevin. Decoration Companion of St. Michael and George.

Dane, Clement Richard. Rank; Lieutenant-Commander. Reported active, July 10, 1915. Born Naas. Decoration Letter on Vellum. (Question as to whether C.R. Dane was from Naas).

Darcy, J. Rank; Private. Active 1918. Born Newbridge.

Darcy, Myles. Reg. No. 26912. Rank; Acting Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported missing, December 23, 1916. Born Athy. (M. Darcy was a resident of Gorey, although born in Athy).

Davis, Michael. Reg. No. 5347. Killed in action, March 27, 1918. Born Cadamstown.

Dawson, G.F.S. Rank; Captain, Royal Irish Rifles. Active during war. Born Athy. Decoration C.V.O. (G.F.S. Dawson was listed in the “Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ireland Roll of Honour, The Great War 1914-1919” under Lodge 167, Athy).

Dease, Arthur. Ambulance Section. Born Celbridge. Decoration Croix de Gurre, 1918.

Dease, W.P. J.P. Active during 1915. Born Celbridge.

Deay, James. Reg. No. 6474. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Died of wounds, France, May 25, 1915. Born Bonabreena, Co. Kildare.

De Burgh, Charles. Rank; Lieutenant-Commander. Reported active, November, 10, 1917. Born Oldtown, Naas. Decoration D.S.C.

De Burgh, Hubert Henry. Rank; Commander. Reported active, September 22, 1917. Born Oldtown, Naas. Decoration Distinguished Service Order.

De Burgh, John M.T. Rank; Sub-Lieutenant, Royal Navy. Reported drowned, while on active service (possibly near Scotland). Born Loggadowen, Ballymore Eustace. (J.M.T. De Burgh, was the only son of Mr. Edward J. De Burgh, Loggadowen [Lugadowden townland is in the Civil Parish of Tipperkevin], Ballymore Eustace).

De Burgh, Thomas. Rank; Lieutenant, 31 st Lancers, Indian Army. Prisoner of War 1914, died September 14, 1914. Born Oldtown, Naas, Age 26. Decoration Distinguished Conduct Order, Mentioned in despatches.

De Courcy, H.J. Rank; Second-Lieutenant, Leinster Regiment. Killed in action, January 18, 1917. Born Painstown House, Kilcock.

De Courcy Wheeler, H.E. Rank; Captain. Reported active August 15, 1914. Born Robertstown.

Deegan. Rank; Second-Lieutenant, Royal Irish Regiment. Died 1917. Born Athy.

Deegan, John. Reg. No. 23796. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, August 16, 1917. Born Ballyadams.

Deegan, Michael. Reg. No. 21601. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliersm, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, March 21, 1918. Born Ballymore-Eustace, Co. Kildare.

Deegan, Thomas. Reg. No. 4995. Rank; Rifleman, Royal Irish Rifles, 1 st Batt. Reported missing in 1916, later reported killed, France, July 1, 1916. Born Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare. (Loggodowden – address given in War Memorial Records – Lugadowden townland is in the Civil Parish of Tipperkevin).

Delaney. Rank; Sergeant. Wounded 1915. Born Kildare.

Delaney, Andrew. Reg. No. 2922. Rank; Private, Royal Army Medical Crops (formerly Royal Dublin Fusiliers). Died, home, May 31, 1915. Born Crookstown, Co. Kildare.

Delaney, Daniel. Reg. No. 6467. Rank; Private, King’s Own Scottish Borderers, 1/4 th Batt. Killed in action, Dardanelles, July 12, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Delaney, Edward. Reg. No. 32211. Rank; Private, The Lancashire Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, October 10, 1916. Born Dunlavin, Co. Kildare.

Delaney, J. Reg. No. 2887. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment. Reported wounded, October 21, 1916. Born Ballitore. Decoration 1919. (Name of decoration not given).

Delaney, John. Reg. No. 10271. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, September 9, 1916. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Delaney, William. Reg. No. 3108. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Killed in action, France, March 13, 1916. Born Crookstown, Co. Kildare.

Dempsey, Edward. Reg. No. 11190. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, April 25, 1915. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare. (E. Dempsey appeared on Celbridge Roll of Honour – original note refers to next entry only).

Dempsey, Edward. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, February 12, 1916. Born Celbridge. (E. Dempsey appeared on Celbridge Roll of Honour).

Dempsey, J. Reg. No. 6323. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Connaught Rangers. Reported wounded, May 26, 1917. Born Newbridge.

Dempsey, J.J. Rank; Major. Died 1917. Born Kildare. Decoration Military Cross, 1917.

Dempsey, P. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Killed in action, Ypres, April 1915. Born Celbridge. (P. Dempsey and Thomas Dempsey were brothers).

Dempsey, Thomas. Reg. No. 5079. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, France, April 24, 1917. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare. (P. Dempsey and Thomas Dempsey were brothers).

Dempsey, Thomas. Reg. No. 14490. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8 th Batt. Killed in action, France, April 27, 1916. Born Leixlip, Co. Kildare.

Dennison, Michael. Reg. No. 25942. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Wounded, January 20, 1917. Born Naas. Awarded a Parchment Certificate for Gallantry. (Question as to whether Michael Dennison was from Naas).

Desmond, D. Reg. No. 4559. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers. Reported wounded April 7, 1917. Born Naas.

Desmond, Denis. Rank; Sergeant. Wounded 1915. Born Naas.

Devany, J. Reg. No. 8641. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Leinster Regiment. Reported wounded June 16, 1917. Born Newbridge.

Devoy. Rank; Sergeant. Born Kildare. Decoration Military Cross, 1917.

Devoy, Michael. Reg. No. R/11974. Rank; Sergeant, King’s Rifle Corps, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France July 30, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

De Robeck, B.L. Rank; Second-Lieutenant, Royal Field Artillery. Reported wounded, August 18, 1917. Born Co. Kildare.

De Robeck, Sir John Michael. Rank; Vice-Admiral. Reported active, January 4, 1919. Born Naas. Decoration Order of St. Michael and St. George.

Digby Johnson, R. Rank; Major, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, June 5, 1915. Born Naas.

Dignam, Michael. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (M. Dignam appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Dillon, G. Reg. No. 5784. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Rifles. Reported wounded, September 22, 1917. Born Athy.

Dillon, James. Regimental No. 4797. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, April 26, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dillon, Patrick. Reg. No. 21111. Rank; Private, Dragoon Guards, 2 nd Batt. (Queen’s Bays). Died of wounds, home, April 19, 1918. Born Clane, Co. Kildare.

Doherty, John. Rank; Lieutenant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died 1917. Born Athy.

Dolan, George. Reg. No. 27554. Rank; Private, Scottish Rifles, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, March 26, 1917. Born Newbridge, (Ballaghmoon), Co. Kildare.

Dolan, Patrick. Reg. No. 1180. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, November 6, 1914. Born Vicarstown.

Donnelly, Christopher. Reg. No. 3270. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 7 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, August 13, 1917. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Donnelly, James. Reg. No. 21180. Rank; Private, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, 7 th Batt. Reported wounded September 22, 1917, died of wounds, France, October 19, 1918. Born Curragh.

Donnelly, Michael. Reg. No. 7242. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Reported wounded in 1917, killed in action, France, March 21, 1918. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Donnelly, Patrick. Reg. No. 26566. Died 1917. Born Robertstown.

Donohoe, Jeremiah. Reg. No. 23026. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 7 th Batt. Killed in action, France, September 9, 1916. Born Brownstown, Co. Kildare.

Donohoe, M. Reg. No. 16217. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, 1916. Born Naas.

Donohoe, Michael. Reg. No. 7235. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, December 14, 1914. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Donohoe, Michael. Reg. No. 22482. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8 th Batt. Killed in action, France, April 29, 1916. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare.

Donohoe, Murtagh. Reg. No. 12566. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 7 th Batt. (‘B’ Company). Reported missing in action 1914, later reported killed, Gallipoli, August 7, 1915. Born New Row, Naas. (Leinster Leader reported that M. Donohoe was a Prisoner of War in Constantinople in October, 1915 and again in March, 1916 – conflicting information).

Donohoe, Patrick. Reg. No. 4441. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment, 2 nd Batt. Died of wounds, France, May 31, 1915. Born Coolroe, Athy, Co. Kildare.

Donohue, T. Reg. No. 11282. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded (in Brompton Hospital), January 1, 1916, Prisoner of War 1914 at Senelager (transferred to Lemburg). Born Co. Kildare. (Question as to whether T. Donohoe was from Co. Kildare).

Doody, John. Reg. No. 5157. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, 3 rd Batt. Died, home, August 29, 1918. Born Castledermot.

Dooge, A. Reg. No. 17964. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded October 28, 1916. Born Athy.

Dooley, Laurence. Reg. No. 4145. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Died of wounds, France, May 12, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dooley, William. Reg. No. 21359. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, August 16, 1917. Born Naas, Co. Kildare.

Doran. Rank; Sergeant. Active 1918. Born Kilcullen.

Doran, Christopher. Reg. No. S/1772. Rank; Private, Seaford Highlanders, 7 th Batt. Killed in action, France, November 9, 1915. Born Kildare.

Doran, J. Reg. No. 15183. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, October 28, 1916. Born Naas.

Doran, J. Reg. No. 10281. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Leinster Regiment. Reported wounded, October 21, 1916. Born Monasterevin.

Doran, John. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Reported Prisoner of War January 1, 1916, at Lemburg Camp. Born Corban’s Lane, Naas.

Doran, John. Reg. No. 55893. Rank; Private, Northumberland Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. (formerly Army Service Corps). Killed in action, France, May 22, 1918. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare.

Doran, Joseph. Reg. No. 8889. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Leinster Regiment, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Mons, May 12, 1915. Born Monasterevin, Co. Kildare.

Doran, Patrick. Reg. No. 11026. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, France, December 1, 1917. Born Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare.

Doran, Thomas. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Wounded 1915. Born Naas.

Dormedy, L. Reg. No. 294469. Rank; Private, Labour Corps. Reported wounded, October 13, 1917. Born Kildare.

Dowd, John. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (J. Dowd appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Dowling, Arthur. Rank; Private, Australian Fusiliers. Wounded 1917. Born Naas. (A. Dowling lived in Australia before joining the forces).

Dowling, Edward. Reg. No. 7077. Rank; Private Irish Guards, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, September 15, 1916. Born Maganey, Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dowling, J. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, September 23, 1916, later confirmed died 1916. Born Kilcullen.

Dowling, J. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Wounded 1916. Born Kilcullen.

Dowling, John. Reg. No. 3345. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Killed in action, France, October 6, 1915. Born Kilberry, Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dowling, Joseph Patrick. Reg. No. 11863. Rank; Bombardier, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died Aden, November 21, 1914. Born Kildare.

Dowling, M. Reported killed, 3 June, 1916. Born The Coke, Kilberry, Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dowling, M. Reg. No. 26016. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported died of wounds January 27, 1917. Born Naas.

Dowling, Michael. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Killed in action, November 13, 1916. Born Robertstown, Co. Kildare.

Downey, J. Reg. No. 22366. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, October 14, 1916. Born Ballymore.

Downey, P. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded (Western front), August 5, 1916. Born Athy.

Downey, Patrick. Reg. No. 26566. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 10 th Batt. Reported wounded 1917, died of wounds, Arras, France, February 12 th, 1917. Born Robertstown, Co. Kildare, Age 21.

Doyle, A. Reg. No. 17980. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, November 11, 1916. Born Naas.

Doyle, Charles. Reg. No. 4320. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, December 9, 1915. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare, Age 25.

Doyle, John. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers. Killed in action, Flanders, September 1914. Born Monasterevin, Co. Kildare, Age 46.

Doyle, John. Reg. No. 4228. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Killed in action, France, December 16, 1916. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Decoration Military Medal.

Doyle, John. Reg. No. 9442. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, November 23, 1914. Born Suncroft, Co. Kildare.

Doyle, John. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (J. Doyle appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Doyle, Joseph. Reg. No. 28721. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 10 th Batt. Died of wounds, Boulogne, France, August 27, 1917. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare, Age 20.

Doyle, M. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died 1916. Born Naas.

Doyle, Moses. Reg. No. 5492. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, April 25, 1915. Born Woodstock, Athy, Co. Kildare.

Doyle, Patrick. Reg. No. 5557. Rank; Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action, France, March 30, 1917. Born Kilcock, Co. Kildare.

Doyle, Patrick. Reg. No. 9051. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, France, July 25, 1916. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Doyle, Richard. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (R. Doyle appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Doyle, Thomas. Reg. No. 5311. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 7 th Batt. Killed in action, France, August 6, 1917. Born Castledermot, Co. Kildare.

Doyle, Thomas. Reg. No. 11853. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 6 th Batt. Killed in action, Balkans, December 9, 1915. Born Naas, Co. Kildare.

Doyne, Thomas. Reg. No. 3/11524. Rank; Acting Company Quarter-Master Sergeant, West Riding Regiment, 10 th Batt. Died France, February 17, 1917. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare.

Duffy, James. Reg. No. 9947. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment, 3 rd Batt. Died of wounds, home, April 24, 1916. Born Carrisvilla, Co. Kildare.

Duffy, Walter. Reg. No. 10675. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, Depot. Died home, July 7, 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare.

Dugan, Thomas. Reg. No. 4280. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, August 11, 1916. Born Robertstown, Co. Kildare.

Dunlop. Rank; Captain, Royal Flying Corps. Active 1914. Born Curragh

Dunn, John. Reg. No. 17/634. Rank; Private, Northumberland Fusiliers, 17 th Batt. (N.E.R. Pioneers). Killed in action, France, November 8, 1917. Born Kilcullen or Newbridge. (not sure whether J. Dunn was from Kilcullen or Newbridge).

Dunn, Joseph. Reg. No. G/61144. Rank; Lance-Corporal, The Royal Fusiliers, 17 th Batt. (formerly Royal West Surrey Regiment). Killed in action, France, August 23, 1917. Born Curragh Camp.

Dunne, Andrew. Reg. No. 3819 (or 10438). Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, April 26, 1915. Born Monasterevin, Co. Kildare.

Dunne, Edward. Reg. No. 25588. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, September 15, 1917. Born Naas.

Dunne, J. Reg. No. 21713. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported died of wounds, September 30, 1916. Born Athy.

Dunne, J. Reg. No. 1937. Rank; Private, Dragoon Guards. Reported wounded, May 19, 1917. Born Kildare.

Dunne, James. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (J. Dunne appeared on the Naas Roll of Honour).

Dunne, James. Reg. No. 26140. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 10 th Batt. Reported missing in 1916, later reported killed, France, November 13, 1916. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dunne, John. Reg. No. 8851. Rank; Private, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 1 st Batt. Born Monasterevin, Co. Kildare.

Dunne, Joseph. Reg. No. 3975. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, December 20, 1914. Born Ballybrittas, Monasterevin, Queen’s Co. (Maybe an error in the War Memorial Records – however Monasterevin possibly appears as the postal address, considering proximity of Ballybrittas and this man is actually from Co. Laois).

Dunne, Joseph. Rank; Corporal, Royal Engineers. Reported killed in action, France, October 6, 1917. Born Sallins Road, Naas. Decoration Military Medal.

Dunne, Michael. Reg. No. 5087. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Reported wounded in 1914, later killed in action, France, March 29, 1918. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dunne, Patrick. Reg. No. 4132. Rank; Lance-Sergeant, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, Ypres, November 6, 1914. Born Athy, Co. Kildare, Age 20. Decoration 1914 Star.

Dunne, Patrick. Reg. No. 18919. Rank; Acting 2 nd Corporal, Royal Engineers, 5 th Army Head Quarters Signal Company. Killed in action, France, September 9, 1917. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Decoration Military Medal.

Dunne, Patrick. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers. Reported wounded but recovered and in Cork, June 26, 1915. Born Naas.

Dunne, Peter. Reg. No. 123073. Rank; Private, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 1 st Batt., (formerly 4 th Hussars). Died of wounds, France, June 17, 1918. Born Allen, Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Dunne, T. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, August 12, 1916. Born Athy.

Dunne, W. Reg. No. 7583. Rank; Private, Irish Guards. Reported wounded, September 15, 1917. Born Kildare.

Dunphy, M. Reg. No. 27252. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded and later died, August 12, 1916. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Dunphy, T. Rank; Sergeant. Wounded 1915. Born Athy.

Dwen, E. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (E. Dwen appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Dwyer, James. Reg. No. T/394169. Rank; Private, Royal Army Service Corps (formerly Royal Irish Fusiliers). Died, home, March 31, 1918. Born Rathangan, Co. Kildare, Age 39.

Dwyer, Joseph. Reg. No. 5988. Rank; Private, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Died, France, July 17, 1915. Born St. Connelith’s (St. Conleth’s ?), Newbridge, Co. Kildare.