School: Ballyleague (roll number 5973)

Location:
Ballyleague, Co. Roscommon
Teacher:
Patrick O' Dowd

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My Home District

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0259, Page 164

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My home district.
The name of my home district is Moher. It is in the parish of Cloontuskert in the Barony of Ballintubber south. There are fifteen families living in it and the number of people living in it (and the) is sixty one. The family name most common is Donlon.
At present, there are three families of the name but, in former times, there were seven. Most of the houses are thatched. There are six old people living in it, but they do not know Irish. Their names and addresses are as follows:- Patrick Donlon, Moher, Lanesboro Co Longford.

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Collector
John Quinn
Gender
male
Address
Moher, Co. Roscommon
Informant
John Corcoran
Gender
male
Address
Killattimoriarty, Co. Roscommon
Language
English
Location
Moher