My Dearest Sally,
On Friday I got from Slieveroe little Peggie's photo. She is a dear little girl and looks strong and healthy. I hope she has started to walk. I hope Mary and the boy are all right. She will be kept far too busy for health or happiness I fear. There should be a law made to prevent people from having babies oftener than once in six years. Then they would be a pleasure instead, as is often the case, of being a hard trial. I hope you are keeping fit for all you have to do. I often think how well I am off beside any of us. I have Anne O'Hare to dress or undress me and Molly McCullagh to cook dainties for me. I lie in bed for breakfast every day since I got this cold at Xmas time and have never got rid of. It is nice to have your nephew for company to Clair and you. I have not seen my Molly since November. She was here then for my birthday - 76 How many I have seen pass away. I had Maggie for a week lately. She is looking well. She was sad to think of George who will soon be dead two years. Bessie Brown is wonderfully well just now. No sign of peace in Ireland. We need another Cromwell.
I cannot write much I get so tired and my sight is dim
Fond love. Yr ever
P.S. Sally Gilmore is in Dublin
 Sarah (McCullagh) WHITESIDE (1852-1939)
 Margaret McCullagh MITCHELL Oct 31, 1919), daughter of George Anderson MITCHELL(1890-1965) and Mary Ione WHITESIDE (1896-1960). Although she was the first born, her brother was born 13 months later. She is the granddaughter of Sarah (née McCULLAGH) WHITESIDE and William Sherlock WHITESIDE ((1860-1916).
 Anne O’HARE
 Mary “Mollie” McCULLAGH (1890-1932), daughter of Margaret (Jackson) (Reed) McCullagh who would later marry Thomas Dare JACKSON and die after childbirth.
 Thomas Clair WHITESIDE (1893-1959), son of Sarah (née McCULLAGH) WHITESIDE and William Sherlock WHITESIDE (1860-1916)
 Mary “Mollie” (Menary) Wright
 Margaret (Jackson) (Reed) McCULLAGH (1853-1944), sister of Mary GRIFFIN (née JACKSON)
 George David McCullagh, killed in WWI, son of Margaret (née JACKSON) (REID) McCULLAGH and Andrew Bradford JACKSON (brother of Sarah WHITESIDE)
 Elizabeth “Bessie” (née JACKSON) BROWN(E), wife of Thomapsn BROWN(E), sister to Mary (Jackson) (Menary) Griffin & Margaret (Jackson) (Reed) McCullagh
 Mary (Jackson) (Menary) GRIFFIN (1844- August 1921), sister of Sir Thomas JACKSON
 Sarah (née JACKSON) Gilmore, sister to above & wife of Eliezer Gilmore