Gaeilge

Corney McDaid

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Corney McDaid spent many years working as a sacristan in Saint Mary's Church, Cockhill, Buncrana. Corney had a vast reservoir of songs and he was no stranger to collectors. He was recorded by Raidio Éireann in the fifties and many of his songs are to be found in the National Folklore Collection at University College Dublin.  He often sang in duet with his brother Pat McDaid. Corney's sister, Sadie McGonigle can also be heard in the Song Project

 

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Songs sung by Corney McDaid

Corney McDaid
Name:Corney McDaid
Townland:Cockhill, Buncrana
Dates:RIP
ITMA Reference Number:12139-PH
Section:Singers
Image Creator:Jimmy McBride

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