Ní Mháille, Brighid

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/166
Record number(s) for this speakerLA 1130
Track title(s) for this speakerBhí beirt deirfiúr in Acaill - Brighid Ní Mháille
Céad slán dhuit, a Abhainn Mhór - Brighid Ní Mháille
Track ID(s) for this speaker (User Version)LA_1130g1, LA_1130g2
Forename(s) (Canonical)Brighid
Surname (Canonical)Ní Mháille
Alias forename(s)



Alias surname(s)
  • Ginilley (Mrs)
County of originCo. Mayo
AddressRosturk, Westport, Co. Mayo
Date of birth No data
Place of birthRosturk, Westport, Co. Mayo
Nearest big town to place of birthWestport, Co. Mayo
Place(s) lived age 0-6Rosturk, Westport, Co. Mayo
Place(s) lived age 7-20Rosturk, Westport, Co. Mayo
Place(s) lived from age 20Rosturk, Co. Mayo
EducationNo formal education
Father's home placeRosturk, Co. Mayo
Mother's home placeRosturk, Co. Mayo
Father's professionFarmer
Mother tongueIrish
Languages spoken other than IrishEnglish
Able to read?No
Able to write?No
Able to play a musical instrument?No
Able to sing or play modern European kinds of music?No ("could sing")

No data.

Names (of RIA committee members, recordist) appearing on formTomás Ó Máille, Liam Ó Buachalla
Comment(s) on voice etc. No data