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Margaret ‘Nana’ McKenny (1918-?), Nurse & Nanny – Ardee, County Louth
‘I’m not bad for 91, am I?’, says Nana McKenny (née McEvoy), sitting back and exhaling deeply.  ‘Ninety-one years is a long time ago.’ It has been a long, long time since she delivered her first new-born cries in the old farmhouse at Callystown by Clogherhead on 17 April 1918.  ‘I was born […]