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  • Anthony Sullivan on Celebrating with the MummersMy Father, Bennie Sullivan was born in Abbey and emigrated to England in 1954. As a child I can remember...
  • Noelene Beckett Crowe MGG on The Leabhar Breac – Reproduced in 1876Frances, This article is really excellent. Congrats on the information supplied plus the beautiful images.
  • John Holohan on A Story from Abbey in 1920Thank you Mike for recalling the 'activities' of your uncle Connie and Pete Sheil in 1920. Young people might think...
  • Kerry White on Musical Tribute to Aggie Whyte RyanGreat story about the passing down of musical talent. Love all of these wonderful photos.
  • Kerry White on My Irish WomenI stand corrected on the date of death of Tommy Shields. For many years I labored to do better research...
  • John Holohan on Abbey Céilí BandIn response to Tony Holmes' query about Vincent Conroy, yes you are correct Tony. Vincent worked away from home for...
  • Valma Patfield on Memories of Abberton Family, Lower AbbeyBridget Davis nee Abberton my GG Grandmother Born 1845 parents Marie Shiel,& Michael Abberton is who I’m searching for she...
  • Mary Conroy on Abbey Céilí BandThanks for posting the photos & history, now that Internet is the link it's lovely to share the recalls, roots,...
  • Frances Holohan on A 100-Year Old StorySincere thanks to our good friend Tom Keane, in Cork, who, having read this article sent the following link: https://www.rte.ie/news/2020/1101/1174753-kevin-barry/?app=true...
  • Tony Holmes on Hutchinson-Slattery-Wright Family GenerationsMary Slattery was my Godmother bless her. My mother was Lena Conroy from Wellpark and they were best friends for...
  • Joanie (Comer) Durgin on Galway Hurling Team in BostonThank you for posting this photo! My grandfather loved Abbey and never forgot that beautiful village that he came from!...
  • Kerry White on The Hutchinson Family, AbbeyvilleBeautiful history, and memories. I love the look of the faces on these family members visiting their ancestral homeland. It...
  • Kerry White on Galway Hurling Team of Boston12 Mar 1932 Hibernian Hall, Roxbury Mass. The friends and followers of the Galway Hurling Club turned out in large...
  • Kerry White on My Irish Women12 Mar 1932 Hibernian Hall, Roxbury Mass. The friends and followers of the Galway Hurling Club turned out in large...
  • Kerry White on My Irish WomenSince posting my previous comment, I shared a copy of the article with my mother. She is the niece of...
  • Tina Geraghty Mcdonald on Brief History of Abbey Post OfficeSo many happy memories of being brought there with my Dad late Tommy Geraghty who was from coolfin and the...
  • Kerry White on My Irish WomenSome fascinating information contained on these pages. I read with interest the piece about the hurling team from Boston. I...
  • Valma Patfield on Memories of Abberton Family, Lower AbbeyWhen we were in Abbey in 2003 we visited Abbertons and the elderly couple were very friendly, asked us in...
  • Bernadette Forde on Abbey Céilí BandLovely article. It is something that happened all over Ireland, the formation of such bands. We have a rich cultural...
  • Christina Fielder on EaglehillAndrew Persse Martin married Charlotte Burke, the daughter of James Burke of Danesfield, as confirmed in the Irish Chancery Reports,...
  • Frances Holohan on DerryvunlamThank you. This has now been corrected.
  • Padraig Haran on DerryvunlamIn reference to Griffith's Valuation John Houghan should read 'John Roughan'
  • Mary Loughnane (nee Abberton) on My Two Homes – Abbey and GarrymoreI loved reading this extract from your memoirs. I was especially interested in your memories of what life was like...
  • Bernadette Forde on The Early Irish Free State CollectionThis page is full of interesting insights into what life was like for Irish people in the past. Thanks so...
  • Dorothy Crossley (nee Moss) on ClonmoylanThis has been a revelation. My great gran was Mary Elizabeth Connell nee Kemple. She met her future husband, George...
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