Scoil: Cill a' Ghaimhrín (Killgevrin) (uimhir rolla 12002)

Suíomh:
Cill Ghoibhreann, Co. na Gaillimhe
Múinteoir:
Proinsíos P. Ó Doláin

Scag na scéalta

Siar
/ 0456 Ar aghaidh
Taifeach: Íseal | Ard
Wakes and Funerals

Tagairt Chartlainne

Bailiúchán na Scol, Imleabhar 0042, Leathanach 0452

Íomhá agus sonraí © Cnuasach Bhéaloideas Éireann, UCD. Féach sonraí cóipchirt »

Ar an leathanach seo

Wakes and Funerals
Long ago the old people used to have a lot of customs at wakes and funerals. Strangers would come to wakes from far away and they used to sing a lot of songs if they got leave from the people of the house. The people used to buy clay pipes and leaf tobacco and they used to share them around to the people that was present at the wake.
When the people used to bring out the coffin they used to face it to the south and leave it on four chairs outside. When they used to bring the coffin to the church they used to turn the chairs up side down immediately. They used to go the longest way to the church and if they met a man

(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)
Bailitheoir
Delia Kennedy
Inscne
baineann
Seoladh
Tamhain Mhaol, Co. na Gaillimhe
Faisnéiseoir
Stephen Kennedy
Inscne
fireann
Aois
56
Seoladh
Tamhain Mhaol, Co. na Gaillimhe
Teanga
Béarla