John Joseph Tierney
|Town/Village:||Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare|
|Alternative Address:||Lanesborough; Abbeyshrule, Co. Longford (1901)|
Resident at Abbeyshrule
Resident at Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare
|Regiment/Unit:||Royal Munster Fusiliers, 8th Battalion|
|Date of Death:||03-11-1916|
|Cause:||Unknown, at Netley, Hampshire.|
|Memorial:||Netley Military Cemetery, Hampshire, U.K.|
John Joseph was born May 1895 in Lanesborough and was one of 6 children by John and Ellen Tierney. John Sr. was an R.I.C. constable, originally from Co. Clare.
By 1911, they lived in Abbeyshrule where his father was stationed as a sergeant. On the retirement of John Sr, the family moved to Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare.
John Joseph enlisted in Co. Clare.
|Parents Names:||Son of John Tierney and Ellen (née Dobson), Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare.|
|Notes:||His mother was from Co. Leitrim.|