Love and marriage will never ever walk out fashion, however the styles and methods at Irish weddings have actually changed through the years. We chatted up to a bride from each ten years since the 1950s to learn exactly what occurred on the wedding day
Hitched her spouse John in 1957.
Day Mary and John Gunnigan and guests on their wedding.
«just individuals having society that is big wore white designer wedding dresses and veils within the 1950s. «
«John and I also came across at a party during the Eclipse ballroom in Ballyhaunis, Mayo. I happened to be a nursing assistant and then he had been a farmer, and I also currently knew him when I had been friendly with one of is own sisters. He had seven sisters and no brothers, and I also had two brothers with no siblings, therefore we called ourselves ‘The Odd few’. I was 27 and John ended up being 25 whenever we got hitched on October 23, 1957. Our wedding is at 9am in St Patrick’s church in Aghamore, together with nuptial mass ended up being celebrated by John’s uncle, Canon Timothy Gunnigan.