While looking through the Irish Catholic parish registers, I found this entry ...
This is not your grandfather's Ramblin' Boy. And the lyrics are not from the versions by Tom Paxton or Joan Baez. Listening to Tom Paxton after this is like listening to Pat Boone sing "Blueberry Hill."
How would you feel if your ancestor was described as a 'manufacturer of shoddy goods'?
A few days ago I was listening to Youtube for the first time in a while.
Do spiders have a "thing" for clean windows? Do they lie in wait for you to wash the glass before they come out in the spring? Or is it just coincidence, timingboth spiders and window cleaning being part of the rites of spring?
I had the opportunity to look at two old Bibles which apparently once belonged to members of the Hellier family of Bangor, Maine. They are in a private collection and are not for sale. I am presenting the family record information here for the benefit of anyone concerned.
A while ago my cousin sent me a number of photographs of our family ... This picture of Kilmore Quay Post Office is one of them.