School: Gort na Díogha (roll number 15587)

Gort na dTíobh Thiar, Co. na Gaillimhe
Séamus Ó Dochartaigh Bean Uí Dhochartaigh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0016, Page 076

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0016, Page 076

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  2. XML Page 076
  3. XML “Four Last Ends of Four Different Things”
  4. XML “Four Things to Avoid”
  5. XML “The Bible Men”
  6. XML “Marcus Hickee”

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  1. "You Bible men, jumpers, and supers, and no wonder you work for your pay. You make an elegant living by leading poor souls the wrong way"
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
  2. A man in NewBridge. He's a kind of a poet. He was in Denis Kellys time - He belonged to the Red Branch Knights - he was the cause of all these jumpers and supers around Ballygan district. He got the protestent church built in ballygar (its now demolished). He went on a Sunday to the priest who was blessing the people with holy water. He saw the man and
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    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. seánra
      1. filíocht
        1. filíocht na ndaoine (~9,504)
    2. am
      1. tréimhsí staire sonracha (~25)
        1. aimsir na bpéindlíthe (~4,335)
    Martin Connell
    Cluain Coileáin, Co. na Gaillimhe