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Tommy Makem
Birth: Nov. 4, 1932
Keady
County Armagh, Northern Ireland
Death: Aug. 1, 2007
Dover
Strafford County
New Hampshire, USA

Folk Musician. One of the leading Irish folk musicans, he was a member of the legendary "Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem" band from 1955 to 1969. In 1969 he left the Clancys to pursue a successful solo career. His records include "Four Green Fields", "Gentle Annie", "Red is the Rose", "The Rambles of Spring", "The Winds Are Singing Freedom", and "Farewell to Carlingford", and "The Bard of Armagh". (bio by: Erik Lander) 
 
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  Mary Shanahan Makem (1942 - 2001)*
 
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Burial:
New Saint Mary Cemetery
Dover
Strafford County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Aug 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20747498
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Tommy Makem
Added by: Erik Lander
 
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R.I.P.
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Nov. 4, 2013
Six years ago,on this day,my world became less joyful. A bright light within my heart flickered, almost darkened, but is still illuminating my way. Until we meet again, may your soul bring happiness to heaven and heaven bring happiness to your soul. St...(Read more)
- WinN
 Added: Aug. 1, 2013
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