School: Baile an Daingin (C.) (roll number 4828)

Location:
Ballindine, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Máire de Staic

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and they used jump over the broom.
Mrs. Hynes Logalisheen Age about 52 yrs.
Pupil's Name Kathleen Hynes

It was considered lucky for the bride to wear
Something old
Something new
Something borrowed
and Something blue.
When a man wanted to marry a girl he would steal her away from her father's house on horseback and lock her in a neighbour's house or barn. He then would go back to the parent's of the girl and demand her fortune.
Thomas Ronayne Ballindine
Age about 60 years
Pupil's Name Eithne Griffith

Collector
Eithne Griffith
Gender
female
Informant
Thomas Ronayne
Gender
male
Age
60
Address
Ballindine, Co. Mayo
Language
English