School: Walterstown (roll number 10356)

Location:
Walterstown, Co. Meath
Teacher:
Proinseas, Bean Uí Cheallaigh

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22 November 1937
Peter McDonald and Joe Hoey have the cure of the "filthy mouth". Neither of them ever saw his own father. Neither of them was born when his father died. (Peter McDonald is now living in this parish. Joe Hey also lives in Kentstown Parish) Each of them has only to blow his breath into the sick person's mouth and it gets cured. Peter was born in American and his mother brought him home when he was three years old. They lived some time in Ardee. They are a long while in this parish and now live in a newly built house in the Green Road. Joe Hoey's father died before he, Joe, was born. His mother died when he was a few months old. His grannie left him his present place in Rynahan.
Written by:-
Alphonsus G. O'Kelly
Monkstown.
Navan.
Given by:-
John Byrd (farm-worker)
Kentstown,
Navan,
22 November 1937

Collector
Alphonsus G. O' Kelly
Gender
male
Address
Monktown, Co. Meath
Informant
John Byrd
Gender
male
Occupation
farm-worker
Address
Kentstown, Co. Meath
Language
English