Nan Delaney's children.

Documentary on OneI Hope You Will Be Home Soon

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Nan Delaney was born in Portlaoise in 1916 and travelled to Manchester as a teenager with her sisters for work. A childhood illness meant that her lungs were weak and her ill-health meant that she had to return home.  She married Johnnie in Clonad, Portlaoise in 1944 and together they had eight children. Clonad is a small townland that is now …