Fr. John Conmee

Rector of Clongowes Wood at arrival of James Joyce, Sept. 1891; became Director of Studies at Belvedere and succeeded at Clongowes by Fr. Devitt, spring 1891; his work, Old Times in the Barony, is remembered in ‘The Wandering Rocks’ section of Ulysses, in which he is a peripatetic character. SEE Irish Book Lover 2, Rev. J. S. S. Conmee.