Ó Ceallacháin, Aindréas

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/179
Record number(s) for this speakerLA 1146
Track title(s) for this speakerDomhnaillín agus Pádraic agus Séamus - Aindréas Ó Ceallacháin
Track ID(s) for this speaker (User Version)LA_1146g1
Forename(s) (Canonical)Aindréas
Surname (Canonical)Ó Ceallacháin
Alias forename(s)



Alias surname(s)
  • Callaghan
County of originCo. Mayo
AddressTowran (?) (Towraun), Kilmovee, Co. Mayo
Date of birth No data
Place of birthCarroonvig (?) (Carrowbeg?), Kilkelly (Killkelly), Co. Mayo
Nearest big town to place of birthBallaghadereen, Co. Roscommon
Place(s) lived age 0-6Carroonvig (?) (Carrowbeg?), Kilkelly (Killkelly), Co. Mayo
Place(s) lived age 7-20Towran (?) (Towrawn), Kilmovee, Co. Mayo
Place(s) lived from age 20Towran (?) (Towrawn), Kilmovee, Co. Mayo. Went to England for harvest for about 25-30 years.
EducationPrimary school, Towran (?) (Towrawn), Kilmovee, Co. Mayo
Father's home placeGlann (?), Carroonvig (?) (Carrowbeg?), Kilkelly (Killkelly), Co. Mayo
Mother's home placeGlann (?), Carroonvig (?) (Carrowbeg?), Kilkelly (Killkelly), Co. Mayo
Father's professionFarmer
Mother tongueIrish
Languages spoken other than IrishEnglish
Able to read?Yes (English)
Able to write?Yes (English)
Able to play a musical instrument?No
Able to sing or play modern European kinds of music?No
Names (of RIA committee members, recordist) appearing on formTomás Ó Máille
Comment(s) on voice etc. No data