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1901 Census Common, Inishkeel Parish, Co. Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 Byrne Michael Head RC RW 33 Boot & Shoemaker Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Annie Sister RC Can't read 40 Housekeeper Single Donegal IE
                     
  James Gallagher and Mary Gallagher Household          
2 Gallagher James Head RC Only reads 58 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC Can't read 36 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gallagher Connell Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Annie Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Sarah Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Kate Dau RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Ellen Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Mary Rose Dau RC Can't read 6mths   Single Donegal  

 

Notes:

Children of James and Mary :

Cornelius, Nov 26, 1889, sponsors Neil Garigan and Catherine McGill, conducted by Bdo Kelly, pic III 188, III 89

Patrick, Nov 16, 1890, sponsors John Gallagher and Mary Gallagher, conducted by J McNulty, pic III 204, III 05

Anne, Mar 3, 1893, sponsors Andrew McNelis and Anne McNelis, conducted by Peter Kelly, pic IV 029, IV 030

Mary, May 1, 1894, sponsors Anthony Breslin and Rose Breslin, conducted by A Hughes, pic IV 054, IV 055

Bridget, May 1, 1894, sponsors Daniel Garigan and Mary Garigan, conducted by A Hughes, pic IV 054, IV 055

- m. Joseph ?, May 17, 1917, pic IV 055

Sarah, Sep 9, 1895, sponsors Thadeus McNelis and Grace McNelis, conducted by P Kelly, pic IV 077, IV 078

Catherine, Nov 18, 1896, sponsors Patrick Breslin and Bridget Breslin, conducted by J McAdee vic, pic IV 105, IV 106, IV 107, IV 108, IV 109, IV 110

Ellen, Apr 29, 1898, sponsors John Gallagher and Ellen Haughey, conducted by J McAdee vic, pic IV 125, IV126

- m. James Walsh, Brooklyn, Aug 10, 1930, pic IV 127

Mary Rose, May 4, 1900, sponsors Thomas Garigan and Mary Anne McDevitt, conducted by J McAdee vic, pic IV 162, IV 163, IV 164, IV 165, IV 166

Notes submitted by Maureen

                     
3 McNelis Bridget Head RC Only reads 72 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  McNelis John Son RC RW 43 National Teacher Single Donegal IE
  McNelis Roger Son RC RW 26 National Teacher (unemployed) Single Donegal IE
                     
  Thomas Gallagher and Rose Byrne Household          
4 Gallagher Thomas Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Rose Wife RC Can't read 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC Can't read 30 Wool spinner Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Annie Dau RC Can't read 27 Wool spinner Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC RW 20 Embroiderer Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Kate Dau RC RW 15 Embroiderer Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Thomas Son RC RW 24 Shepherd Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 20 Farm labr Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Dan Boarder RC Only reads 70 Retired farmer Widower Donegal IE

 

Notes:

Children of Thomas and Rose :

Thomas James, Jul 3, 1870, sponsors Patrick Byrne and Anne Byrne pic 094, 095, 096, II 017, II 018, II 146

Brigid (aka Bridget), June 13, 1872, sponsors Bernard and Sara McGill, pic 122, II 036

Patrick Gallagher Feb 12 1874, sponsor Daniel Gallagher and Sarah Gallagher, conducted by John Sweeny, pic 015, II 095

Catherine, Jan 2, 1879, sponsors Patrick and Nancy Gallagher, conducted by John Sweeny cc, pic 172, 173, II 202, II 203

Notes submitted by Maureen

                     
  Patrick McGill and Sally Gallagher Household          
5 McGill Patrick Head RC Can't read 48 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McGill Sarah Wife RC Can't read 60?   Married Donegal IE
  McGill Patrick Son RC RW ? Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
 

Note:

Son Patrick, Dec 30, 1878, sponsors Patrick Gallagher and Anne Shevlin, conducted by Charles O'Donnell, pic 172, 173, II 202, II 203

Note submitted by Maureen

                     
  Patrick Gaffagan and Anne McTeague Household          
6 Gavagan Patrick Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gavagan Annie Wife RC Can't read 50   Married Donegal IE
  Gavagan John Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Gavagan Mary Dau RC RW 25   Single Donegal IE
  Gavagan Margaret Sister RC Can't read 70   Single Donegal IE

 

Notes:

Patrick m Anne Feb 20, 1871, witnesses John Gaffagan and Neal Gallagher, Ardara Parish, pic II 065

Dau Mary, Mar 4, 1873, sponsors Billy Gallagher (William Gallagher) and Nelly Gallagher (Ellen Gallagher), pic II 047

Notes submitted by Maureen

                     
7 McNelis Patt Head RC RW 46 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McNelis Anne Wife RC RW 46   Married Donegal IE
  McNelis Patrick Son RC Can't read 13   Single Donegal IE
  McNelis Mary Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McNelis Daniel Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McNelis John Son RC Can't read 7   Single Donegal  
  McNelis Neil Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
                     
8 Gavagan Neal Head RC RW 83 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Gavagan Thomas Son RC RW 33 National Teacher Married Donegal IE
  Gavagan Maryanne Dau-in-law RC   32 National Teacher Married Sligo  
  Lyons Margaret Servant RC   ? General Domestic Svt Widow Donegal  
  ? John Servant       Farm svt Single Donegal  
                     
9 Gallagher James Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gallagher Ellen Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gallagher Teague Son RC RW 27 Wool weaver Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 26 Farming Single Donegal IE
                     
  Philip Gallagher and Mary Breslin Household          
10 Gallagher Phil Head RC Can't read 80 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC Can't read 42   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 20 Wool weaver Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Annie Dau RC RW 18 Embroiderer Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 14 Agricultural labr Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
 

Note:

Son Patrick, Oct 7, 1885, sponsors James Garigan and Susan Gallagher, conducted by Patrick Hegarty, pic III 105, III 106

Note submitted by Maureen

                     
11 Gavigan James Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gavigan Susan Wife RC Can't read 64   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gavigan Peter Servant RC Only reads 18 Agricultural labr Single Donegal IE
                     

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