Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.
Tom, born 1914 in Balgree, Carnaross, Kells, Co.Meath (see map),
boarding student in St.Finian's College, Mullingar, Co.Westmeath,
studied Pharmacy in Dublin,
came to work in Dan Donovan's Pharmacy, Rathkeale,
Peg worked in her brother Dan's pharmacy in Rathkeale, met Tom, they married,
he mar April 1942 to Peg Donovan [Margaret, born Aug 1919],
Peg and Tom opened in 1942 or 1943 a branch of her brother Dan's pharmacy in Ballingarry, Co.Limerick,
they moved to Croom, Co.Limerick in 1948 or 1949,
Tom opened Plunkett's Pharmacy, 40 and 41 Main St, Croom (and lived there),
he was pharmacist to Croom Hospital,
Peg died July 1959, Rathkeale, age 39 yrs, of breast cancer,
buried in Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick,
he died April 1962, Main Street, Croom, age 48 yrs, bur Mount St. Lawrence,
Back: Tom Plunkett, Josie (wife of Mick Donovan), Mick Donovan.
Centre: Three sisters of Tom Plunkett, nuns.
Front: Ann Donovan, Mary Leo, Margaret Plunkett.
Photo c.1951. From Cormac Stone.
Plunkett's Pharmacy, Main St, Croom, Co.Limerick.
2009 screenshot. From street view.
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