Pauline and Sophia Clarkin were recorded in the Irish 1901 census. They were living in Ballycurrin house Shrule Co. Mayo. They were aged 22 and 15 in 1901. There brother was James Clarkin who inherited the Ballycurrin estate. He lost the estate shortly after which had tragic consequences for his siblings and children. The big house was burnt down in 1921. More details on request. Gerry Ward.