Mrs. Garvey 1st Air
Garvey Family Crest
Mrs. Garvey is described by Hardiman as living in the village of Murisk near Westport an excellent old lady. Murisk is at the foot of Croagh Patrick in Co. Mayo. Here in the fourteenth century, an Abbey was founded by O'Malley, the chief of this name for the Augustinian Friars
'It was a considerable building; but now , only the chancel of the church and part of the central tower is left.' D. O'Sullivan 2001 edition 1 vol. p. 2042
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