(Concertina) Born Tooreendarby, Newmarket.
Also played a few tunes on the fiddle. Picked up some music from Tom Billy who was giving lessons to a neighbour. A mentor of a young Timmy Connors and influential with other musicians, incl, Jackie Daly. He died in 1981 at 85 yrs. of age. There are great tunes played carrying his name in the Sliabh Luachra area .