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Sunday, February 7, 2016
Portlaw People - 135 years ago!
From a Portlaw & Fiddown section
in an 1881 Directory:
Ardagh, Mr. Robert, Pouldrew.
Bessborough, The Earl of, Bessborough.
Blackett, Mr. John,, Belline.
Ferguson. Rev. David, Portlaw.
Forde, Rev. George H., Portlaw.
Gough, Rev. - , Portlaw.
Hamilton, Captain William, Fiddown.
James, Mr. John, Suir view, Portlaw.
Malcomson, Mrs. F., Clodagh.
Malcomson, George P. Esq., Woodlock.
Malcomson, Wm. Esq., Milfod House.
Medlycott, John Thomas Esq. J.P., Rockett Castle.
Morley, Cornelius Esq. J.P., Springfield House.
Neville, Captain -, Springfield.
Neville, Rev. Richard B., Coolfin House, Portlaw.
Walsh, Mr. John, Fanningstown.
Waterford, the Most Noble the Marquis of, Curraghmore.
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Further excerpts from this directory will follow later!