School: Ballinakill (B.) (roll number 895)

Location:
Ballinakill, Co. Laois
Teacher:
William Hande

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The Great Famine

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0831, Page 030

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I heard this story about the famine from my father.

Patrick Fitzpatrick he lives in Chapel Lane, Ballinakill, he is a labourer he was born in Chapel Lane Ballinakill, he spent his life in Ballinakill.
He heard this story about the famine from his father. I wrote about the famine on the
18th March 1938
Laurence L Fitzpatrick
Ballinakill
Leix

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Collector
Laurence L. Fitzpatrick
Gender
male
Address
Ballinakill, Co. Laois
Informant
Patrick Fitzpatick
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Occupation
labourer
Address
Ballinakill, Co. Laois
Language
English