Ó Ceallaigh, Tomás

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/167
Record number(s) for this speakerLA 1132a
Track title(s) for this speakerÓlamuid sláinte na n-éan - Tomás Ó Ceallaigh
Track ID(s) for this speaker (User Version)LA_1132_a_g1
Forename(s) (Canonical)Tomás
Surname (Canonical)Ó Ceallaigh
Alias forename(s)


Alias surname(s)
  • O'Kelly
County of originCo. Mayo
AddressRockfleet, near Rosturk, 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, Co. Mayo
Place(s) lived age 7-20Rosturk, Co. Mayo
Place(s) lived from age 20Rosturk and Rockfleet, 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
Names (of RIA committee members, recordist) appearing on formTomás Ó Máille
Comment(s) on voice etc. No data