Meet the 1960s Wives & Husbands

Everyday Irishmen and women are at the heart of Modern Wife, Modern Life. This section features the stories of some of the people who were husbands and wives in 1960s Ireland. Click on their name to read their story.

Joe and Margaret Teeling, married 1965.


If you would like to contribute your own story or that of your parents, please fill in the form below. You might want to recall the story of how you met, your wedding day, buying your first house, getting your first television, or any other moment during your marriage in the 1960s. Stories about the ordinary or not so ordinary are both welcome. I will email you before posting your story.

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