LTV 2 Millstreet is back with our latest Programme No 242 now online for viewing here on millstreet.ie, on this weeks Programme we visit the Millstreet Singers CD Launch night,we get some Christmas Safety advice form the Garda Siochana and we feature the Launch of Millstreets Christmas Stamp.We hope you enjoy the Programme.
“Extraordinary Age. In a recent issue we chronicled the death of the oldest person in Ireland at Gneeves, four miles from Millstreet, County Cork. Mrs. Ellen O’Mullane. the deceased, was born in Ballyvourney in the year 1783. ‘ Her father, Timothy Cronin. belonged to a respectable family of farmers in the neighbourhood of Millstreet. The deceased, at the age of 35, married a farmer named O’Mullane, who died forty-three years ago. She had three daughters, who are living, the eldest being 82 years old, 25 grandchildren, and 18 great-grandchildren, some of whom are in Canada. She was a woman of robust frame and vigorous constitution. Her chief pride was to boast that she was never a day sick during her long life, although working hard. It need not be said [read more …] “Ellen O’Mullane, Gneeves, Dies at an Extraordinary Age”