The Curneens lived in Drummans, Glenade and were known for breeding hunting dogs, in particular Irish Red Setters. John Curneen had customers all over Ireland and the USA. He would drive to Shannon airport with containers of dogs for customers in New York. He was also an acquaintance of W.B. Yeats. They exchanged their knowledge and love of dogs in the letters they wrote to one another.
|Date of Birth||24th Jan 1886|
|Date of Death||26th Nov 1971|