James McNelis (1914 – 1987)

(18th May 1914 – 13th July 1987) James McNelis was born and raised in the townland of Goirt Sháile along with his four siblings. His two brother’s, Bernard…

Read More

Pat Harvey (born c. 1864)

  Pat Harvey, or Pat ‘The Nailor’ as he was locally known is recorded as living at Caonachán in the village of Cill Charthaigh in the 1901 census….

Read More