Conlan, Kate

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/188
Record number(s) for this speakerLA 1157
Track title(s) for this speakerCaisleán Uí Néill - Kate Conlan
Track ID(s) for this speaker (User Version)LA_1157d1
Forename(s) (Canonical)Kate
Surname (Canonical)Conlan
Alias forename(s)


Alias surname(s)
  • Ní Chonnalláin (leg. Uí Chonalláin)
  • Ní Choisdealbha
County of originCo. Galway
AddressBallintaggart, Spiddle, Co. Galway
Date of birth No data
Place of birthBallintaggart, Spiddle, Co. Galway
Nearest big town to place of birthGalway
Place(s) lived age 0-6Ballintaggart, Spiddle, Co. Galway
Place(s) lived age 7-20Ballintaggart, Spiddle, Co. Galway
Place(s) lived from age 20

No data.

EducationPrimary school, near Spiddal, Co. Galway
Father's home placeBallintaggart or Spiddal area, Co. Galway
Mother's home placeBallintaggart or Spiddal area, Co. Galway
Father's professionFarmer
Mother tongueIrish
Languages spoken other than IrishA little English
Able to read?

No data.

Able to write?

No data.

Able to play a musical instrument?No
Able to sing or play modern European kinds of music?No ("traditional Irish singer")

No data.

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