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1901 Census Cashelnagor, Tullaghobegly, Co Donegal

(Incl Meenawee/Meeanalea)

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang  
                       
1 Gallagher Neal Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Annie Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Joseph Son RC Only reads 28 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC Can't read 26 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher John Son RC Only reads 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Francis Son RC Can't read 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Charles Son RC Can't read 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Annie Dau RC RW 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
                       
2 Coyle Nappy Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish  
  Coyle Annie Dau RC Can't read 30/35? Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
                       
3 Gallagher Fanny Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 23 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Madge Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
                       
4 Gallagher Manus Head RC Only reads 35 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Margaret Wife RC Can't read 32   Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Denis Son RC Only reads 13 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Joseph Son RC Only reads 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Owen Son RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Francis Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Charles Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Cornelius Son RC Can't read 2mths   Single Donegal    
                       
5 Gallagher Bridget Head RC Can't read 64 Farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 26 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Charles Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
                       
6 Gallagher Michael Head RC RW 42 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Ellen Wife RC RW 36 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Maggie Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Miles Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Catherine Dau RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Joseph Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Francis Son RC Can't read 3mths   Single Donegal    
                       
  Francis McGeady and Anne McMonagle Household            
7 McGeady Anne Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widow Donegal IE  
  McGeady Mary Dau RC RW 26 Dressmaker Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady William Son RC RW 20 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Sarah Dau RC RW 14 Dressmaker Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Joseph Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Bridget Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
                       
8 Doogan John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Doogan Nora Wife RC Can't read 56   Married Donegal IE  
  Doogan Peter Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
                       
9 Gallagher Patrick Head RC Can't read 54 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Sally Wife RC RW 45 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Giles Dau RC RW 26 Nurse Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 20 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Maggie Dau RC RW 18 Seamstress Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Hugh Son RC RW 16 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Hannah Dau RC RW 14 Cook Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Magy Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Sarah Dau RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
                       
10 Sweeney Edward Head RC Only reads 77 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Sweeney Ellen Wife RC Can't read 68   Married Donegal IE  
  Sweeney John Son RC RW 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
                       
  Denis Sweeney and Hannah Mulligan Household            
11 Sweeney Hannah Head RC Can't read 67 Farmer Widow Donegal IE  
  Sweeney Bernard Son RC RW 27 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
  Sweeney Denis Son RC RW 19 Tailor Single Donegal IE  
                       
12 McGeady Bernard Head RC Can't read 51 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  McGeady Sarah Wife RC RW 46 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
  McGeady Mary Dau RC RW 23 Seamstress Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Patrick Son RC RW 20 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Bridget Dau RC RW 17 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady James Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Catherine Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Bryan Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Anne Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal IE  
                       
13 Curran Andrew Head RC Only reads 40 Farmer/Wool weaver Married Donegal IE  
  Curran Magie Wife RC Only reads 42   Married Donegal IE  
  Curran John Son RC RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Bridget Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Mary Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Sarah Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Ellen Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Maggie Dau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal Only Irish  
                       
14 Harkin Stephen Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer/Tailor Married Donegal IE  
  Harkin Catherine Wife RC Can't read 38 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
  Harkin Mary Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Harkin James Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal Only Irish  
                       
15 McHugh Patrick Head RC Only reads 79 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  McHugh Margaret Wife RC Can't read 75   Married Donegal Only Irish  
  McHugh Edward Son RC Can't read 35 Farmer's son Married Donegal IE  
  McHugh Catherine Dau-in-law RC RW 28 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
                       
  Edward McHugh and Margaret McHugh Household            
16 McHugh Edward Head RC Only reads 67 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  McHugh Margaret Wife RC Can't read 55   Married Donegal IE  
  McHugh Joseph Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  McHugh Magie Dau RC Can't read 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  McHugh Owen Son RC RW 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  McHugh Catherine Dau RC RW 14 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  McHugh Patrick Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McHugh Edward Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McHugh Annie Dau RC Can't read 6   Single Donegal Only Irish  
 

Notes:

Edward McHugh married twice

First Wife -

Edward McHugh, son of Shane, married Margaret Gallagher, dau of James/Manus?, 16 Mar 1865

Second Wife -

Edward McHugh, 28, widower, son of Shane, married Margaret McHugh, 23, of Procklis, 1 Feb 1869. 3 & 4th degree consanguinity - see marriage

Son Connell m Margaret Cannon, dau of John, below in household 30, 25 Jan 1900 in Falcarragh - see marriage

- Connell and Margaret emigrated to Scotland

                       
17 Curran Bernard Head RC Can't read 33 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Curran Mary Wife RC RW 29   Married Donegal IE  
  Curran Margaret Dau RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Neil Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Curran Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Curran Grace Dau RC Can't read 1mth   Single Donegal    
  Researcher - Marie - Email
                       
  Myles Curran and Sarah Gallagher Household            
18 Curran Myles Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer/Wool weaver Married Donegal IE  
  Curran Sarah Wife RC Can't read 58   Married Donegal IE  
  Curran Francis Son RC Can't read 28 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Magie Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Bridget Dau RC RW 24 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
 

Notes:

Dau Madge married Michael Cannon, below in household 30, 16 Feb 1904 in Falcarragh

Dau Sarah married James Coyle - see 1901 census Ardsbeg

Researcher: James - Email

                       
19 McGeady Patrick Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  McGeady Mary Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE  
  McGeady John Son RC Can't read 12 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Mary Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Bernard Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Michael Son RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady James Son RC Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McGeady Daniel Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  McGeady Ellen Dau RC Can't read 6mths   Single Donegal    
                       
  Michael Coyle and Catherine Sweeney Household            
20 Coyle Michael Head RC Can't read 32 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Coyle Catherine Wife RC RW 28   Married Donegal IE  
  Coyle Jack Son RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Coyle Ellen Dau RC Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Coyle Thomas Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal    
 

Notes:

Michael son of John COyle and Catherine McClafferty, married Catherine Sweeney

                       
21 Gallagher Hugh Head RC Can't read 49 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Giley Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Joseph Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Denis Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Neil Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Hugh Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
                       
  Michael McIleney and Margaret Doohan Household            
22 McIlleney Michael Head RC Can't read 60 General labr Married Donegal IE  
  McIlleney Margaret Wife RC Can't read 58   Married Donegal IE  
  McIlleney Patrick Son RC Can't read 18 General labr Single Donegal IE  
  McIlleney Mary Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McIlleney Daniel Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McIlleney Francis Son RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McIlleney Joseph Son RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  McIlleney Ellen Dau RC Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
 

Notes:

Michael's surname is variously spelt Mulhernan, Malloney, Mullaney, McIlleney, McLeaney

Children of Michael and Margaret -

Francis b 31 Oct 1892, Upper Keeldrum, bapt Gortahork 1 Nov, Godparents Francis and Sarah Curran - see baptism

Joseph b 22 Oct 1895, The ?, bapt Gortahork 23 Oct, Godparents Charles O'Brien and Mary Cannon - see baptism

Ellen b 7 Nov 1877, Keeldrum, bapt Gortahork 7 Nov - see baptism

Also see 1911 census

Researcher: Roseleen - Email

                       
23 Gallagher Manus Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC Can't read 50   Married Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Sarah Dau RC Only reads 25 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Margaret Dau RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher John Son RC Can't read 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Michael Son RC Can't read 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Magie Dau RC RW 14 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
                       
24 Gallagher John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widower Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Denis Son RC Can't read 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Margaret Dau RC Can't read 14 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Joseph Son RC Only reads 13 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher John Son RC Only reads 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
                       
25 Gallagher Michael Head RC Can't read 75 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Wife RC Can't read 65   Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Sarah Dau RC Only reads 30 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC Can't read 27 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Ellen Dau RC Can't read 24 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Denis Son RC Can't read 23 General labr Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Francis Son RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Manus Son RC Can't read 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Susan Dau RC RW 12 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
                       
26 Gallagher John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Kate Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 27 General labr Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Madge Dau RC RW 25 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Charles Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Margaret Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC RW 19 Dressmaker Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Hannah Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  McCary John Boarder RC Can't read 65 Mason Widower Donegal IE  
  McGeady Cornelius Gson RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish  
                       
27 Gallagher Michael Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Wife RC Can't read 63   Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC Can't read 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Anne Dau RC RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
                       
28 Whoriskey Patrick Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Whoriskey Catherine Wife RC Can't read 30   Married Donegal IE  
  Whoriskey Manus Son RC Can't read 7   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Whoriskey Michael Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Whoriskey James Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Whoriskey Mary Dau RC Can't read 10mths   Single Donegal    
                       
  Edward Friel and Sarah Curran Household            
29 Freil Edward Head RC Only reads 32 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Freil Sarah Wife RC Can't read 32 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
  Freil James Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Freil John Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal Only Irish  
  Freil Hannah Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal    
 

Notes:

Edward Friel, Killult, son of Stephen, married Sarah Curran, Meenboy (Cashelnagor), dau of Owen, 7 Feb 1893 in Falcarragh. Witnesses James and

Margaret Friel

Edward b 1 Dec 1865, son of Stephen Friel and Hannah Harkin - see 1901 census Killult

                       
  John Cannon and Ellen Gallagher Household            
30 Cannon Ellen Head RC Can't read 53 Farmer Widow Donegal IE  
  Cannon Michael Son RC Can't read 30   Single Donegal IE  
  Cannon John Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Cannon Bridget Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE  
  McGee John Gson RC Can't read 7   Single Donegal IE  

 

Notes:

Children of John and Ellen

Michael b Cashelnagore married Madge Curran, dau of Miles, above in household 18, 16 Feb 1904 in Falcarragh - see marriage

Shane b 26 Feb 1870, emigrated to USA, settled in Seattle, WA. Married Catherine Earley. Died 1950 - see birth registration

Johnny b Cashelnagore. Did not marry. Died in 1957

Mary married John McGee, Keeldrum Upper - see 1901 census Keeldrum Upper

Anna married Phillip Harkin, Fawnaboy - see 1901 census Fawnaboy

Margaret b 1874 married Connell McHugh, son of Edward, above in household 16, 25 Jan 1900 in Falcarragh - see marriage

- Margaret and Connell emigrated to Scotland

Owen b 18 May 1878, bapt Gortahork 19 May

Bridget b 1880 married John McGee, Meenderry, son of John, 16 May 1901 in Falcarragh - see marriage

- Bridget and John emigrated to Scotland

The family are buried in Gortahork - see Gortahork Graveyard

Researcher: Mary - Email

                       
  Edward and Alice Gallagher Household            
31 Gallagher Alice Head RC Can't read 80 Farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish Deaf
  Gallagher Owen Son RC Can't read 56 Farmer's son Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau-in-law RC Can't read 54   Married Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Edward Gson RC Can't read 23 General labr Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher John Gson RC RW 20 General labr Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Neil Gson RC RW 18 Farm labr Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Mary Gdau RC RW 16 Cook/Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Ellen Gdau RC Can't read 10 Farm svt Single Donegal Only Irish  
 

Notes:

Husband Edward died before 1851 census

Children of Edward and Alice :

Owen (6 yrs in 1851), Shane, Mary (4 yrs in 1851)

                       
32 Curran Edward Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Curran Mary Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal IE  
  Curran Hugh Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Annie Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Margaret Dau RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Joseph Son RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Curran Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish  
                       
  Bernard Shiels and Catherine McHugh Household            
33 Sheils Bernard Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Sheils Catherine Wife RC RW 36 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
  Sheils Neil Son RC RW 14 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
  Sheils Rose Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Sheils Bryan Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Sheils Ellen Dau RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
 

Notes:

Bryan Shiels, Cashelnagor, Farmer, son of Bryan, Farmer, married Kate McHugh, Fawnaboy, dau of Neil?, Farmer, 10 Nov 1885. Witnesses Bryan Shiels

and Anne McGinley

Bernard's sister Ellen married Daniel Ferry - see 1901 census Money More

                       
34 Sheils John Head RC Can't read 82 Farmer Married Donegal IE  
  Sheils Mary Wife RC Can't read 70 Seamstress Married Donegal IE  
                       
35 Sheils Edward Head RC RW 17 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
  Sheils Michael Brother RC RW 15 Farm svt Single Donegal IE  
                       
36 McMonagle James Head RC Can't read 80 Farmer Widower Donegal Only Irish  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC Can't read 35 Dressmaker Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Charles Son-in-law RC RW 40 Farm svt Married Donegal IE  
  Gallagher James Gson RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Anne Gdau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Madge Gdau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Ellen Gdau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Bridget Gdau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Joseph Gson RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE  
  Gallagher Patrick Gson RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE