School: Lathaigh (Laghey)

Location:
Laghy, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Proinsias Mac Pháidín

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1032, Page 101

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She also talked with Kate many a time and knew her to be much interested in herbs Kate said that the ignorance of people about simple growing things and their value was a great pity and loss

My uncle John Gorman of Greaghs who is about eighty years of age told me of the following diseases and their cures. He said there was a cure for the Mumps, the Toothache, Warts Heart Fevour, Strain and the Rose.
This is how the cure for the Mumps is made. People that have the cure of the mumps their father and

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Collector
Willie Gorman
Gender
male
Address
Greaghs, Co. Donegal
Informant
John Gorman
Gender
male
Age
circa 80
Address
Greaghs, Co. Donegal
Language
English