School: Prosperous (B.), Naas (roll number 8763)

Location:
Prosperous, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Ml. Ó Brosnacháin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0773, Page 447

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Told by Daniel O'Neill. Aged 60 years. Blackwood, Robertstown

My Bold United Irishmen that loves your liberty.
I hope you will attention pay and listen on to me
When I was going, and in my bloom I lived near Lullymore,
Until I became a Captain in the bold United core.
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My father was a farmer a man of noted fame.
He reared me up most tenderly till a captain I became.
I was head of bold defenders

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Informant
Mrs A. Byrne
Gender
female
Age
22
Address
Downings South, Co. Kildare
Informant
Patrick Brearton
Gender
male
Age
71
Address
Robertstown, Co. Kildare
Language
English