Christy Switzer

Christy Switzer


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Recording No: 16

Interviewee: Christy Switzer
Date of Birth: 1943
Interview Location: Kerins Park, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: Rhineland Palatine Irish Heritage | Oral History Collection
Date Recorded: 27/3/2023
Recording Length: 34 mins

Keywords: Switzer family history notes; Switzer Methodist converts to Catholicism 1881; Palatine family connections with Teskey, Shires, Delmege families; Palatine skills; Switzer family – cobbler, upholsterer, musician; industrious; Tralee Brass and Pipe Band bass drummer.

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Audio series:

Rhineland Palatine Irish Heritage

Date Recorded



34 mins

Location of Recording

Kerins Park, Tralee, Co. Kerry

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