Ó hEadhra, Pádraig

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/160
Record number(s) for this speakerLA 1124
Track title(s) for this speakerAn giorria ar bhord an tsléibhe; Muintir Dharachaí - Pádraig Ó hEadhra
Track ID(s) for this speaker (User Version)LA_1124d1
Forename(s) (Canonical)Pádraig
Surname (Canonical)Ó hEadhra
Alias forename(s)



Alias surname(s)
  • O'Hara
County of originCo. Sligo
AddressLetterbrone, Aclare, Co. Sligo
Date of birth No data
Place of birthLetterbrone, Aclare, Co. Sligo
Nearest big town to place of birthAclare, Co. Sligo
Place(s) lived age 0-6Letterbrone, Co. Sligo
Place(s) lived age 7-20Letterbrone, Co. Sligo
Place(s) lived from age 20Letterbrone, Co. Sligo, but travelled some in England and Scotland.
EducationNo formal education
Father's home placeLetterbrone, Aclare, Co. Sligo
Mother's home placeLetterbrone, Aclare, Co. Sligo
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
Names (of RIA committee members, recordist) appearing on formTomás Ó Máille
Comment(s) on voice etc. No data