The Book of Soden

 History of the  Soden Family 1146 - 1950


Patrick Soden,son of Patrick Soden and Catherine Cooke,

Pottlesoden,Denn,parish was born.He was educated at

St.Patrick's College,Cavan and Maynooth. He was 

ordained on 24 June,1889, was Curate in Glangevlin (1889),

Doobally (1891),Swanlinbar (1899);PP in Killesher (1902),

PP ,VF Knockninny (1912) and PP,VG, in Manorhamilton (1915).

He died 20 July,1942.

Msgr. Patrick Soden was on the building committee of Cavan Cathedral . Pictured on right is Catholic Church in Killygarry Parish, south of Cavan town where many Sodens in Lavey parish are laid to rest.