Cletus Murphy

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    Families fond of storytelling, people dont always believe the stories, but his remembers people enjoying scaring the young kids with stories
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    Ghost influences and the Irish, the English also liked ghost stories but he thinks theyve picked that up in Ireland
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    His father and mothers families came from the famine, he wonders how they managed after having brought so little with them and building up lives in a short period of time, hes impressed with his parents/grandparents making a life and being successful after being famine people
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    Interviewer asks about famous people, Cletus says his family was tradespeople, not professionals. His father was a school teacher but didnt pursue that (go any further with education to ministry or law). Many boys in his family but no famous people
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    The Boston Irish
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    The role of church and politics in his fathers life and grandfathers life
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    Interviewer asks about Irish and Scottish relations, Cletus said if anything that the Irish and French don’t mix so well, which he found odd
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    Racism involving the Irish
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    Religion on the island and differences in religions
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    People loved to "scrap" at dances
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    Cletus says differences didnt come from where people are from, more so what their religion was
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    The fights was more for entertainment than anything else, compared it to hockey games