Sr Patricia Moloney, SSL
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Sr Patricia Moloney, SSL


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Track 1: Growing up in Feakle, Co. Clare, in the 1920s and 1930s. Joining the Sisters of St Louis in 1940. She spoke at great length about the first quarter of the century in Co. Clare. Track 2: Appointment to Nigeria in 1950 (she was invited out by the SMA Fathers). She was a pioneering sister, setting up a mission in Kano. Her work with the Hausa people. Her teaching time there. Track 3: Serving in regional leadership involving Nigeria and Ghana in the 1970s before returning home in 1980. Track 4: She was invited back to Nigeria ten years after returning to Ireland to receive an award for her services in education from the Nigerian government.

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Audio series:

IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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34.76 MB, 21.04 MB, 6.05 MB, 5.34 MB

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A Missionary in Nigeria for 30 years

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore