School: Killea (roll number 14460)

Killea, Co. Tipperary
Éamonn Mac Craith
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0546, Page 024

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0546, Page 024

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  1. There were four Landlords in Killea.
    Butlers lived in Park. They were good landlords.
    Lloyd lived in Lloydsboro. Evidently a bad lot.
    Going had a cottage in Kilduff.
    Another Lloyd lived in Skehanna.
    The whole district seems to have been planted again and again. I am not prepared to write anything I am told as I am afraid of repercussions as all stories seek to refer in some way or another to present inhabitants.
    e.g. Paul Higgins brought a gardener named -- to grow hops for him. That is how we have all the so and so's in the parish
    The Egans from whom I have got most stories seem to be the third generation.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. place-space-environment
      1. land management (~4,110)