Ancestry UK

Sisters of Mercy Homes

A separate page gives background information on Sisters of Mercy Homes.



  • St Mary's, St Mary' Road, Bodmin


  • Wigton Roman Catholic Orphanage for Girls, East Road, Wigton

County Durham

  • 23/25 Thornhill Park, Sunderland
  • Loreto House, Convent of Mercy, Ryhope, Sunderland





  • Babies' Home, St Mary's Convent, Great Barr



Northern Ireland

Co. Antrim

Co. Armagh

Co. Tyrone

Republic of Ireland

Co. Cavan

Co. Clare

Co. Cork

Co. Donegal

Co. Dublin

Co. Galway

Co. Kerry

  • County Home, Rock Road, Killarney
  • St Joseph's, Workhouse (now Roack) Road, Killarney
  • Liosooine Group Home, Killarney
  • Pembroke Alms House Industrial School, Church Street?, Tralee
  • St John's Orphanage, Pembroke Street, Balloonagh, Tralee
  • Magdalen Home, Pembroke Street, Balloonagh, Tralee

Co. Kilkenny

  • St Patrick's Industrial School for Young Boys, Hoban's Bridge, Kilkenny

Co. Limerick

  • MountSt Vincent Female Orphanage, O'Connell Avenue, Limerick
  • St Vincent's Industrial School, O'Connell Avenue, Limerick

Co. Longford

  • Our Lady of Succour Industrial School, Main Street, Newtownforbes

Co. Louth

  • Dundalk Industrial School, Dundalk

Co. Mayo

  • County Home, Davitt's Terrace, Castlebar
  • St Columba's Industrial School, Westport

Co. Meath

  • Orphanage Schools, Convent of Mercy, Headfort Place, Kells

Co. Monaghan

  • County Home, Laurel Hill, Castleblayney

King's County (Co. Offaly)

Co. Roscommon

  • Summerhill Industrial School, Athlone
  • County Home, Golf Links Road, Roscommon
  • St Monica's Industrial School, Convent Road, Roscommon

Co. Sligo

  • St Laurence's Industrial School, Chapel Hill, Sligo

Co. Tipperary

  • St Anne's Hospital for Mentally Handicapped Children, Short Corville Road, Roscrea
  • St Augustine's Industrial School, Mary's Street, Templemore
  • Tipperary Industrial School, Rosanna Road, Tipperary

Co. Waterford

  • St Michael's Industrial School, Cook Street, Cappoquin
  • County Home, Springmount, Dungarvan

Co. Westmeath

  • Mount Carmel Industrial School, Church Street, Moate
  • Chester Lodge Orphanage for Girls, Church Street, Moate

Co. Wexford

  • St Michael's Industrial School, Belvedere Road, Summerhill, Wexford

Co. Wicklow

  • Trudder House, Newtownmountkennedy
  • St Kyran's Industrial School, Rathdrum


New South Wales

  • St John's Orphanage for Boys, Mundy Street, Goulburn