School: Cluainteach (C.), Newtownforbes

Cloontagh, Co. Longford
Bean Mhic Garaidh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0756, Page 310

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  1. My name is Lizzie Ellen Shanley. I live in the townland of Briskill. I have five sisters and one brother. They are all coming to school. My father and mother are both alive. My mother's maiden name was Maggie Prunty. My father's name is Tom Shanley. My mother has two sisters, and one brother. Their names are Mary Anne, Brigid, and Peter. They are all in America. Mary Anne is married to a man called Peter Lynch. Brigid is married to a man called Nicholas Dalton. Peter is married to Catherine Mulligan.
    My father has three brothers. Their names are James, Joe, Michael. There is only one of them in America, that is Michael. He is married to Mary Mullhearne. James is married to Lizzie Walshe. He is a farmer and a mason.
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    Lizzie Ellen Shanley
    Briskil, Co. Longford