James Etherson

My name is James Etherson. I am the second child in my family. I am married to Rita coming 40 years this September. We had six children, two girls and four boys. Four of them are married and two to go.

Paul – the oldest, has a business called Coolmain Developments, and is living in Castlepollard.

Grainne – deceased, married to Tom, he has a business called TK Industrial, selling tools and generators. They have two girls, Lauren 8 and Ciara 4. They live beside us in Coole.

Geraldine – Has a hair and beauty Salon in Tempeloge, in Dublin. Married to Gerry, they have one little boy called Luke, who is 1 year old. They live in Kill, Co. Kildare.

Seamus – has a butcher’s shop on the Cabra Rd. in Dublin. Married to Patsy, they have two children, James 7 and Erin 5. They live in Rushe, Co. Dublin.

Damian – has a butcher’s shop in Dunboyne, Co. Meath. Married to Sue, they have one boy named Shane who is two. They live around the corner from us in Coole.

Karol – The youngest, works for Coolmain Developments. He is getting married next October and is living in Mullingar.