Ní Mhuireadhaigh, Áine

Biographical Note

Comprehensive information about this speaker has been compiled by Dr Ciarán Ó Duibhín at http://www.smo.uhi.ac.uk/~oduibhin/doegen/murray_biog.htm.

Personal Details Form ('Personalbogen')

Personalbogen Personalbogen

A personal details form (‘Personalbogen’) was completed for each speaker at the Doegen Scheme recording sessions 1928-31. The information displayed below is derived mainly from these forms.

Personalbogen form(s) for this speaker (RIA Library ref.)Doegen P-B/99, Doegen P-B/100
Record number(s) for this speakerLA 1238, LA 1239
Track title(s) for this speakerTiocfaidh an samhradh (cuid 1) - Áine Ní Mhuireadhaigh
Tiocfaidh an samhradh (cuid 2) - Áine Ní Mhuireadhaigh
Laethanta na seachtaine - Áine Ní Mhuireadhaigh
Uimhreacha - Áine Ní Mhuireadhaigh
Tá mé i mo shuí ó d'éirigh an ghealach aréir - Áine Ní Mhuireadhaigh
Scéal Chroidheáin - Áine Ní Mhuireadhaigh
Track ID(s) for this speaker (User Version)LA_1238d1, LA_1238d2, LA_1238d3, LA_1238d4, LA_1239d1, LA_1239d2
Forename(s) (Canonical)Áine
Surname (Canonical)Ní Mhuireadhaigh
Alias forename(s)


Alias surname(s)
  • Murray
County of originCo. Donegal
AddressRinnafarset (Rannafast), Annagary (Annaghery), Co. Donegal
Date of birth No data
Place of birthRinnafarset (Rannafast), Annagary (Annaghery), Co. Donegal
Nearest big town to place of birthLetterkenny, Co. Donegal
Place(s) lived age 0-6Rinnafarset (Rannafast) , Co. Donegal (years 1 and 6); Scotland (years 2-5)
Place(s) lived age 7-20Rinnafarset (Rannafast) , Co. Donegal
Place(s) lived from age 20Rinnafarset (Rannafast), Co. Donegal
EducationPrimary school, Rinnafarset (Rannafast), Co. Donegal
Father's home placeStrabane, Co. Tyrone
Mother's home placeRinnafarset (Rannafast), Co. Donegal
Father's profession

No data.

Mother tongueIrish and English
Languages spoken other than IrishEnglish
Able to read?Yes (Irish and English)
Able to write?Yes (Irish and English)
Able to play a musical instrument?No
Able to sing or play modern European kinds of music?No

No data.

Names (of RIA committee members, recordist) appearing on formMyles Dillon, M.A. O'Brien
Comment(s) on voice etc."Clear musical voice. Not strong." (Myles Dillon)