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Posted by: poppy1 13th Jul 2014, 04:13pm

i was born in 28 lyon st my name is joan crawford mother was a wheeler dealer
my god mother was sadie linnie my mother was jeanie cairns -o-hara or tognarelli
does anyone know my mother she had a lot of friends mostly hard men joe o hara was one of them dont get me wrong she was only pals with them joe used to visit when drunk have a barney then apoligise the next day. when i think of joe he was really nice .but a lot of people were afraid of him.
iv not been able to get a photo of lyon st or lilac place where my dad wuggy came from does any one have any photos thanks.

Posted by: poppy1 14th Jul 2014, 04:13pm

i knew your mum joe was her namesakehe smashed her window and the next day came apoligised and brought a glazer with him to fix the window how is that for a hard man
katy

Posted by: poppy1 3rd Sep 2014, 04:34pm

QUOTE (poppy1 @ 14th Jul 2014, 05:30pm) *
i knew your mum joe was her namesakehe smashed her window and the next day came apoligised and brought a glazer with him to fix the window how is that for a hard man
katy

did you know of a tam mckay from around maryh rolleyes.gif ill he was another hard man he went by the name of knife mckay in the 60s

Posted by: scottfoy 29th Aug 2018, 02:59am

QUOTE (poppy1 @ 13th Jul 2014, 05:13pm) *
i was born in 28 lyon st my name is joan crawford mother was a wheeler dealer
my god mother was sadie linnie my mother was jeanie cairns -o-hara or tognarelli
does anyone know my mother she had a lot of friends mostly hard men joe o hara was one of them dont get me wrong she was only pals with them joe used to visit when drunk have a barney then apoligise the next day. when i think of joe he was really nice .but a lot of people were afraid of him.
iv not been able to get a photo of lyon st or lilac place where my dad wuggy came from does any one have any photos thanks.

Hello mate. ....I have been trying to find out more about a family member......He was close friends with joe ohara.....They both worked the doors of the night clubs in glasgow...John foy ...Was his name does that ring any bells