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1901 Census Drumlackagh, Mevagh, Co Donegal

(Also known as Toome/Toam)

 

This Census was submitted by Meg, transcribed by Lindel, and forms part of the Donegal Genealogy Resources Website

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  John Kelly and Madge McCarron Household          
1 Kelly John (jnr) Head RC Can't read 83 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Margery Wife RC Can't read 77   Married Donegal IE
  McGinley Bridget Niece RC RW 22 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal IE
  Boyce Margery Relation RC RW 10 Scholar Single Scotland IE
                     
  Charles Boyle and Catherine Lynagh Household          
2 Boyle Charley Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Boyle Catherine Wife RC Can't read 50   Married Donegal IE
  Boyle Mary Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Boyle Bridget Dau RC RW 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     
  James Duffy and Frances Gallagher Household          
3 Duffy Fanny Head RC Can't read 49 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Duffy James Son RC RW 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Duffy Ellen Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Duffy Fanny Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

James, son of Owen, married twice -

Marriage 1 : ?

Marriage 2 : Fanny Gallagher b 24 Jan 1866, Toam, dau of Hugh Gallagher and Ellen McGee, married 16 Aug 1885

- James was recorded as a widower, aged 50 years

Frances (Fanny) Gallagher dau of Hugh Gallagher and Ellen McGee - 1 yr old in the 1851 census - see below for family

Children of James and Fanny :

James

Ellen - married John Doherty, Inch Island (Fahan) 1919

Fanny

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  Owen Duffy and Mary McFadden Household          
4 Duffy Owen Head RC Only reads 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Duffy Mary Wife RC RW 43   Married Donegal IE
  Duffy James Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Duffy Neil Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Duffy Michael Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Duffy Manus Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Duffy Mary Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Duffy Margery Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal IE

 

Notes:

John Duffy, son of James, married Mary McFadden, Glenieraragh, dau of Neil, 14 Feb 1888. Witnesses John & Anne Duffy

                     
  John Gallagher and Jane Browne Household          
5 Gallagher John Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Janey Wife RC Can't read 28   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Ellen Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Maryanne Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

1. John Gallagher son of Hugh Gallagher and Ellen McGee, as stated in his brother Edward's Pension Application 1921.

2. Edward's application states that his parents married in 1849, and they had these children :

Children of Hugh and Ellen :

Fanny b 1850 - married James Duffy - see 1901 census Drumlackagh

Edward - married Catherine O'Donnell - see 1901 census Mullaghderg Mountain

Julia - emigrated to PA

John - married Brigid Kelly & Jane Browne

Mary

Peter - married Ellen Quigley, dau of Hugh Quigley  & Ellen McFadden - lived Glasgow

Margaret

Hugh

Annie - b 21 Jan 1866, father Shoemaker

James - b 6 Jan 1870

3. Jane Browne dau of Ferigle Browne and Mary Doogan - see 1901 census Stragraddy

4. John Gallagher was married twice -

Marriage 1 : Bridget Kelly

Children of John and Bridget :

Ellen b 2 Oct 1891

John b 20 Aug 1894

Hugh b 1896?

Mary Anne b 9 Aug 1897

Marriage 2 : Jane Brown - John Gallagher, Drumlackagh, son of Hugh, married Jane Brown, Derryglashagh (Stragraddy), dau of Farigle, 19 Feb 1901.

Witnesses Cormick Dougan & Mary McCarron

Children of John and Jane :

Maggie b 1903

John b 1904

Julia b 1907

Manus b 1908

Catherine b 1910

Fanny b 1912

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  Peter Lynagh and Anne Gallagher Household          
6 Lynagh Peter Head RC Only reads 68 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Lynagh Anne Wife RC Can't read 50   Married Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Peter Lynagh, son of Michael, married Anne Gallagher, Derryreel, dau of Charles, 13 Feb 1877. Witnesses James McGinley & Margaet Mulherran

                     
  John Kelly and Ellen Boyle Household          
7 Kelly John Head RC Can't read 83 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Ellen Wife RC Can't read 63   Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Michael Son RC Can't read 40 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Charley Son RC RW 31 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
                     
8 McGettigan Mandy Head RC RW 43 Farmer Single Donegal IE
                     
9 Sterritt Alexander Head Pres RW 54 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Sterritt Janie Wife Pres RW 36   Married Donegal  
  Sterritt Margerie Dau Pres RW 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Sterritt A George Son Pres RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Sterritt Rose Dau Pres RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sterritt Catherine Dau Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sterritt Annie Jane Dau Pres RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sterritt Robert Son Pres RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sterritt Eliza Dau Pres RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sterritt Thomas Son Pres Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
                     
10 Patterson Sam Head Pres RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Patterson Rebecca Wife Pres RW 40   Married Donegal  
  Patterson Lizzie Dau Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Patterson Andy Son Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Patterson Robert Son Pres RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     

 

 

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