Alison Groves

Alison Groves


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Recording No: 21

Interviewee: Alison Groves
Date of Birth: 1962
Interview Location: Lispole, Co. Kerry
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: Rhineland Palatine Irish Heritage | Oral History Collection
Date Recorded: 5/9/2023
Recording Length: 46 mins.

Keywords: Anglicisation of the Groves surname; 1900s lime kilns, C. Blenner-Groves, Proprietor; industrious farmers; Church of Ireland community in Ballymacelligott; c1921 Mercy Convent School, Tralee; Integration of Palatines in Ballymaceligott economic, political, social and cultural life; dividing lines between Catholic and Protestant.

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Rhineland Palatine Irish Heritage

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Location of Recording

Lispole, Co. Kerry

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