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Notes on Kanturk, County Cork

Trixie Friganza (1870-1955)   The vaudeville and early movie actress Trixie Friganza (1870-1955) was born Delia O’Callaghan. Her father Cornelius O’Callaghan was a schoolteacher from Kiskeam, near Kanturk, while her mother wasMargaret Friganza. Born in Grenola, Kansas, she married Charles A. Goettler in Brooklyn, New York, on 12 March 1912. (They divorced in 1914.) Trixie […]