School: Baile Ruadh (Cailíní)

Ballyroe, Co. Galway
Máire, Bean Uí Fhearghail

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0013, Page 244

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an old caste. There is no account of its origin but two years ago a deer's head was found with some bones of people. It was thought that a witch lived there and when he killed the people he put them into the river. It is said that there is gold buried under the Castle.
The family names most common are the Mitchell because there are five families of them living here.