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Carmel talks about why she moved to Leeds to start her family

Part 10_ Religion and differences times .mp3
Mary speaks of her religion in childhood and teenage years and the influence of her mother on them. She goes on talk of her own religious views now.

Part 9_ Illness in the family.mp3
Mary speaks about illness in Cork City in her childhood as well as her mother's illness. It was hard for her family to cope when they lost their family GP who treated her mother well.

Part 6_ From Comfort to a little regression.mp3
Mary describes her life building a family of her own, and her husband's business.

Part 3_ Moving On and better living.mp3
Mary talk of her job in-between work of sewing before moving from the Hanover to Dunlop's working as an inspector. With her father back to work, the family were getting on better.

Part 8_ Mother's life and religion.mp3
Grace discusses her mother's life in more detail and the difficulties she faced without growing up without her parents for her early years. Grace talks about how her mother's open mindedness reflected on herself, especially regards to religion.

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Anna talks about her experience in education and how her main ambition in life was to be a nurse. The picture above was supplied by Anna and is of herself at the age of seventeen.

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Anna talks about her childhood in Liscarroll Co. Cork. She recalls the house she grew up in and her parents. The picture above which was provided by Anna is of her (bottom right), her parents and sister.

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Anna talks about her childhood in Liscarroll, Co. Cork. She recalls the house she grew up in and her parents. The picture above which was provided by Anna is of her at four years of age (bottom right), her parents and sister.

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Jackie discusses the type of living conditions that existed while he was growing up, mentioning the 'fair days' and what activities they did with the limited means they had

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Jackie recalls some of the instances where he has experienced the 'next world' and the 'dead' appearing to him. He, also, tells us of his travels to religious countries all over the world. The photo that is attached is of Jackie and his wife with…

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Jackie begins by telling of his siblings emigrating. He continues by talking about his major health scare and emphasises how lucky he is to be alive. Photograph courtesy of Deirdre Kerins. It is a picture Jackie's nephew painted of Jackie on his…

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Jackie who is 101 years of age, begins by discussing his family life and childhood. In this he speaks about topics such as school, living conditions and religion. The photo is of Jackie himself signing his consent form. It was taken in Jackie's…

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Maura tells us about her family and what her childhood was like growing up on the North Circular Rd, near the Pheonix Park in Dublin. We are told about the neighbourhood she grew up in, the importance of religion at the time, and her time in school.…

Family.mp3
John discusses his family life. He talks about how emigration and religion factored in his family. Also, he mentions the type of social life that existed when he was growing up.

Part 1_ Family Life & early days.mp3
Grace describes her parents and her earliest childhood memories. She speaks of where her family lived, in Cork and in Southern England.

America_Emigration.mp3
Joan discusses emigration within the family and her experience with early education.

Move in with Aunts.mp3
Joan discusses her responsibilities as a young woman and taking care of her extended family

Early Life.mp3
Joan discusses her early life and family history.
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