School: Cluainteach (C.), Newtownforbes

Cloontagh, Co. Longford
Bean Mhic Garaidh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0756, Page 300

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  1. I live in the townland of Briskill. My father's name is John Quinn, and my mother's maiden name was Lizzie Kate Murphy. I have seven sisters and three brothers. Three of my sisters are in America, there names are Brigid, Maimie, and Lizzie Kate. Brigid is married to a man named Michael Farrell, Maimie is married to a man named Jack London, who is of American descent. Lizzie Kate is married to a man named Harry Rawdon, who is of Irish descent. I have also a sister in Mullingar Mental Hospital. I have two sisters at home, their names are Philomena, and Ellie Rose. Philomena is coming to school every day. My three brothers are at home, their names are; John Patrick, Kevin, and Hubert. John Patrick, and Kevin are learning
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    Tessie Quinn
    Treel, Co. Longford