School: Ráithín (C.) (roll number 9384)

Location:
Raheen, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Peig, Bean Uí Chróinín

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arrived home she found a child of hers (four years of age) had a nasty seizure and continued convulsed for some hours when he died.

She always attributed the child's death to her own act by which she broke God's Commandment.
Denis Cronin (66 years) Farmer
Greannte,
Glenflesk, Killainen

Two families lived in the townland of Gleflesk, Killarnen and one had a farm somewhat larger than the other. Many wondered at the big quantity of butter produced weekly by the smaller farmer and wondered still more at the small produce of the bigger. Things went on so for years until eventually the failed the one to make any - instead the creamed got into a foam or froth and boiled over.

Eventually the aggrieved farmer went to the Parish priest who visited the house and ordered the cream to be got ready for

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Informant
Denis Cronin
Gender
male
Age
66
Occupation
farmer
Address
Glenflesk, Co. Kerry
Language
English