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1901 Census Carrowen, Parish of Burt

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
                   
1 Stevenson William John Head Pres RW 61 Farmer Married Tyrone
  Stevenson Bessie Wife Pres RW 60   Married Tyrone
  Ferry Charles Servant RC Can't read 16 Farm svt Single Donegal
  Ferry Patrick Servant RC Can't read 16 Farm svt Single Donegal
  Ward Ellen Servant RC RW 17 Farm svt Single Donegal
                   
2 Devlin Hugh Head RC RW 40 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Devlin Annie Wife RC Can't read 30 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  Devlin Margaret Dau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal
  Devlin James Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal
  Devlin Mary Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal
 

Notes:

The family moved to Ballymoney bef 1911 - see 1911 census Ballymoney

In 1911 they had 6 children - Margaret, James, Mary, Hugh, William & Michael

Hugh married Annie and they are buried in the New Grange Graveyard - see headstone inscription

                   
  Joseph Campbell and Ellen McFadden Household        
3 Campbell Joseph Head RC Only reads 26 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Campbell Ellen Wife RC Can't read 26   Married Donegal
  Campbell William Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal
  Campbell Lizzie Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal
  Campbell Margaret Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal
  Parks Lucinda Gmother Pres Only reads 62 Seamstress Widow Donegal
 

Notes:

Joseph Campbell, Carrowen, labourer, son of William, married Ellen McFadden, Carrowen, housekeeper, dau of James, 13 Apr 1895 in Burt. Witnesses

Hugh Cassidy and Mary Sheerin

The family moved to Bohullion Upper bef 1911 - see 1911 census Bohullion

Joseph d 1958, Ellen d 1951, William d 1985 and they are buried in the New Burt Graveyard - see headstone inscription

                   
4 Edwards John Head Pres RW 63 Farmer Married Donegal
  Edwards Charlotte E Wife Pres RW 54   Married Londonderry
  Edwards Samuel E Son Pres RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Edwards Maude  Dau Pres RW 22 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Edwards Charlotte E Dau Pres RW 11 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Coyle Manus Servant RC RW 19 Farm svt Single Donegal
  Doherty Hugh Servant RC RW 20 Farm svt Single Donegal
  McDermott James Servant RC Can't read 15 Farm svt Single Donegal
  Gallagher Mary Servant RC RW 19 Farm svt Single Donegal
  Harkin  Sarah Servant RC RW 16 Farm svt Single Donegal
                   
5 Doherty Matthew Head CofI Only reads 70 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Doherty Rebecca Wife CofI RW 66   Married Donegal
                   
6 Morrison Robert Head Pres RW 47 Farmer Single Donegal
  Morrison Isabella Sister Pres RW 45   Single Donegal
  Morrison Mary Jane Sister Pres RW 40   Single Donegal
  Morrison Prudance Ann Sister Pres RW 30   Single Donegal
  Clarke James Servant RC Can't read 55 Farm svt Widower Donegal
                   
7 Edwards Lindsay Head Pres RW 43 Farmer Married Donegal
  Edwards Margaret Wife Pres RW 35   Married Donegal
  Edwards Maggie Dau Pres RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal
  Huston Mary Servant RC RW 24 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal
  Dogherty Edward Servant RC Can't read 21 Farm svt Single Donegal
  Doogan Hugh Servant RC Can't read 16 Farm svt Single Donegal
                   
8 Sheerin William Head RC RW 40 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Sheerin Maggie Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal
  Sheerin Mary Dau RC RW 20 Barmaid/Domestic svt Single Donegal
  Sheerin Willie Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal
  Sheerin Maggie Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal
                   
9 Clarke James Head RC RW 28 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Clarke Bella Wife RC RW 30 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  Clarke Minnie Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal
                   
10 McFadden Ellen Head RC Can't read 62 Gen Domestic svt Widow Donegal
                   
11 Hay Peter Head CofI RW 50 Railway Stationmaster Married Cavan
  Hay Mary Wife CofI RW 25   Married Donegal
  Hay Thomas William Son CofI Can't read 4mths   Single Donegal
                   

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