School: Dubh-Áth (B.) (roll number 11067)

Location:
Duagh, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Seán Ó Conchobhair

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Local Marriage Customs

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0410, Page 063

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People usually get married during the months of January and February. The people of this district do not get married during the months of May, July and October, as they are counted unlucky months; and Monday, Wednesday and Friday are counted unlucky days to get married.
Long ago, people got married in their own houses at any time of the day or night; but now there is a law made in this district that any person

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Collector
Séamus Ó Corradáin
Gender
male
Address
Knockmeal, Co. Kerry
Informant
Seán Ó Corradáin
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Knockmeal, Co. Kerry
Language
English