Madden

A name usually deriving from Galway and the West Coast. The fictional Maddens of the story are based upon many similar families caught in the great tragedy of the Irish Famine. Their story is told from County Clare to Dublin, England and America.




 

 

 

Did You Know?
The first leap year in the modern sense was in 1752 in Britain, with the adoption of the Gregorian calendar by Britain and her colonies. This was not the first time leap years had been used; the Julian calendar used before 1752 had a simpler system of leap years, and The Islamic calendar Al-Hijra also has an extra day added to the 12th month Zul Hijja on leap years.




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