School: Beanntraighe (B.) (roll number 15135)

Location:
Bantry, Co. Cork
Teacher:
Dr. Mac Carrthaigh

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A Halloween Story

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0281, Page 018a

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had kept himself alive by sucking the juice of the elm. The father then decided to call him Súgh-leamhain which means juice of the elm. That was how the name Sullivan came and from this child descended Donal Cam O'Sullivan the great Prince of Beara.

Collector
Paddy Mc Carthy
Gender
male
Address
Bantry, Co. Cork
Informant
Jeramiah Mc Carthy
Gender
male
Address
Bantry, Co. Cork
Language
English