In this booklet, Fr Sean Tucker traces the history of Millstreet Parish across nearly a thousand years. It is the first such record of the Parish. It is b a s e d on detailed analyses of church records using m a n y primary sources a n d is the result of a long-term interest in the a r e a by Fr. Tucker - truly a labour of love.
Each p h a s e of the Parish's history is also put in the context of its time both nationally a n d internationally a n d Fr. Tucker shows a great appreciation of all the forces that s h a p e d our history a n d helped m a k e us what we are.
Fr. Sean Tucker grew up in Ballydaly, was e d u c a t e d at Rathduane National School a n d at the De la Salle College in Waterford. He completed his priestly training at Oscott College, Birmingham, did further studies in Social Work at Aston a n d Selly Oak Colleges. He worked in the Archdiocese of Birmingham for 25 years. He spent three years in a Charismatic Community in the USA a n d worked in a parish in South Africa for the past 12 years.
ISBN 978 1 903497 39 5
AUBANE HISTORICAL SOCIETY 2008
Aubane Historical Society
The origin and development of the Parish of Millstreet