Bean Dubhshláine - Mrs. Delaney

Dillon Family Crest
Delaney Family Crest

It would be natural to assume that the subject of this air is the wife of Dr. Delany of the previous air. However a consideration of dates seems to forbid this possibility since Dr. Delany's first marriage did not take place until 1732.

Song Notations

Notations are courtesy of Carolan, the Life and Times of an Irish Harper by Dónal O'Sullivan vol 1 pg. Celtic Music Edition 1983.

Courtesy of Vivian and Jack Hennessey, IrishPage.com, 2005.
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