School: Leatbeg (roll number 16146)

Location:
Leat Beg, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Mrs Peoples

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Mo Cheantar Féin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1091, Page 124

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Mo Cheanntar Féin
I live in the town land of Glinsk which is situated in the Parish of Clondevaddock in the Barony of Kilmacrenan.
There are fifteen houses in my town land but there were twenty three in it long ago.
There are eight houses with slate roofs and eleven have thatched roofs.
The people of this part that have thatched roofs still thatch them every year.
There are seven old people in this town land over seventy years of age.
One of these old people can speak Irish and he is over ninety years. This man's name is John Carr Glinsk.
The other old people in the town land of Glinsk are as follows,
William Peoples

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Collector
Maggie Carr
Gender
female
Address
Glinsk, Co. Donegal
Informant
Annie Carr
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Age
52
Address
Glinsk, Co. Donegal
Language
English
Location
Glinsk