School: Knockjames

Location:
Knockjames, Co. Clare
Teacher:
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Marriages Long Ago

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Marriages long ago.
20th December ,1937.
Sherove starts after Christmas.When to people are married they say it is not lookey exsept they get married during sherove. The first day they live in the house they should not put down any fire .They think it unlookey to marrie
of a friday. When they come out of the church after the marrige they pelts rice at them.They think it unlookey to go

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Informant
Mr James Walsh
Gender
male
Address
Kilduff Lower, Co. Clare
Language
English