School: Carrickatee (roll number 16481)

Location:
Carrickatee, Co. Monaghan
Teacher:
Éamonn Ó Dubhthaigh

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A Cure

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0941, Page 328

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A Cure

When a child had "Thrush" or "dirty mouth" as it was known locally the childs parents sent for some man, was born after his fathers death, to cure the disease. This man breathed three times on the child saying In the name of the Father, Son and Holy Ghost. He made the cure like this on three successive says.
Mollie Mc Mahon Gragernagh.
Mrs Mohan Tullynamalra.

Collector
Mollie Mc Mahon
Gender
female
Address
Gragarnagh, Co. Monaghan
Informant
Mrs Mohan
Gender
female
Address
Tullynamalra, Co. Monaghan
Language
English