School: Loughkeeren

Location:
Knockatemple, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Anna M. Warde

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Local Marriage Customs - Month's Visit

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0120, Page 89

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When the bride went to her husband's home she was not allowed to return to her father's house for a month after. When the month was over the girl and her husband went to her father's house usually on a Sunday, with a few guests and they had a little feast.

Teresa Hyland
Loughkeeran
Ballyvary

Collector
Teresa Hyland
Gender
female
Address
Loughkeeraun Well, Co. Mayo
Language
English