School: Gráinseach, Cill Mocheallóg (roll number 9970)

Location:
Grange, Co. Limerick
Teacher:
Tomás Ó Loínsigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0516, Page 431

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(who was in his day a hedge-school-master in Grange and indeed school-masters then - and even to the present day - rarely leave a whole lot of money after them) he acquired it.

Mr. John Clancy Carpenter
Grange Kilmallock.

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The O'Gradys and the Rockbarton Horde

Sometime before the coming of Cromwell to Ireland ~ 1649 ~ there lived in the house presently occupied by the Hartigan family near Rockbarton Fire Cover in the townland of Rahin, Holy Cross Kilmallock a woman named Mrs. Hayes who had two daughters.
The said Mrs. Hayes evidently “wore the breeches” for mention is scarcely ever made of her husband, who seems to have been an idle worthless fellow.
Mrs Hayes had a very

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Informant
Mr Matt Dwyer
Gender
male
Occupation
farmer
Address
Raheen, Co. Limerick
Informant
Mr John Clancy
Gender
male
Occupation
farmer
Address
Grange, Co. Limerick
Language
mixed