School: Kilcullen (B.)

Location:
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Broin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 08_002

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child dies without Baptism it is buried in the outskirts of the graveyard. My mother told me.

Here I lay me down to sleep my soul I give to God to keep, and if I die before I wake I pray to God my soul to take Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, God bless the bed that I lie on. There are four corners round my bed there are four angles round it spread, God within me God without me the Holy Ghost all round about me.
I saw the Blessed Mother with seven Mass books in her hand seven bells ringing seven priests open the gates of

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Collector
Éamonn O Ruairc
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Age
58
Language
English