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1901 Census Dunmore, Mevagh, Co Donegal

(includes Claggan)

 

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
                     
1 Coyle Bryan Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Coyle Ellen Wife RC Can't read 58   Married Donegal IE
  Coyle Andrew Son RC RW 32 Baker Single Donegal IE
  Coyle James Son RC Can't read 30 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Coyle Bridget Dau RC Can't read 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     
2 Doherty Bryan Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Fannie Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Mary Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Hanah Dau RC RW 14 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Margery Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Charles Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Grace Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Ellen Dau RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Bernard Son RC Only reads 3 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Bernard Father RC RW 70 Retired farmer Widower Donegal IE
                     
3 Cullion James Head RC RW 34 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  Cullion Kate Sister RC Can't read 25 Seamstress Single Donegal IE
  Cullion Dominick Brother RC RW 21 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Cullion Andrew Brother RC RW 20 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Cullion Ellen Sister RC Can't read 17 Seamstress Single Donegal IE
                     
4 Lynagh John Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Lynagh Mary Wife RC Can't read 45 Seamstress Married Donegal IE
  Lynagh Anne Sister RC Can't read 40 Seamstress Married Donegal IE
                     
5 Browne James Head RC Can't read 78 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McBride Denis Son-in-law RC Can't read 48 Labourer Married Donegal IE
  McBride Margery Dau RC Can't read 30   Married Donegal IE
  McBride Bernard Gson RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal IE
  McBride Annie Gdau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal IE
                     
6 Coyle Owen Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Coyle Mary Wife RC Can't read 60 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Coyle James Son RC RW 22 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Coyle John Son RC RW 20 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  McCluskey Unity Gdau RC RW 10 Scholar Single City of Derry IE
  McCluskey James Gson RC RW 8 Scholar Single City of Derry IE
                     
7 Cannon James Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Cannon Bridget Wife RC Only reads 50   Married Donegal IE
  Cannon Edward Son RC RW 20 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Cannon Condy Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Cannon James Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
8 McFadden John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McFadden Mary Wife RC Can't read 55   Married Donegal IE
                     
9 Coyle James Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Coyle Hanagh Wife RC Can't read 50   Married Donegal IE
                     
10 McBride Rodger Head RC Can't read 40 Labourer Married Donegal IE
  McBride Margaret Wife RC RW 35 Seamstress Married Donegal IE
  McBride sarah Mother RC Can't read 70 Seamstress Widow Donegal IE
  Kelly Edward Visitor RC Can't read 90   Widower Donegal IE
                     
11 Kelly Barney Head RC Can't read 61 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Mary Wife RC RW 39   Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Sarah Ann Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Mary Anne Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Patrick Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Hugh Son RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
12 Kelly John Head RC RW 35 General Blacksmith Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Ellen Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Patrick Son RC RW 16 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Kelly John Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Margery Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Mary Ellen Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Bernard Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Bridget Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Norah Dau RC Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Joseph Son RC Can't read 6mths   Single Donegal  
                     
13 Kelly Charles Head RC RW 76 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Mary Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal IE
  Kelly Bridget Dau RC RW 30 Seamstress Single Donegal IE
  Kelly Denis Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
14 Gallagher Joseph Head RC RW 25 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Thomas Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher James Son RC Can't read 5mths   Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Hanagh Mother RC Can't read 60 Seamstress Widow Donegal IE
                     
15 Connor James Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Robinson Kate Sister RC RW 25 Seamstress Married Donegal IE
  Robinson Thomas Nephew RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Robinson Mary Ellen Niece RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Robinson Kate Agnes Niece RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
16 Gallagher Hugh Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Margaret Wife RC Only reads 50   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Grace Dau RC RW 21 Seamstress Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Bernard Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Neil Servant RC Can't read 16 General svt Single Donegal IE
                     
17 McBride Patrick Head RC RW 33 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McHugh John Brother-in-law RC RW 34 Labourer Married Donegal IE
  McHugh Annie Sister RC RW 31 Seamstress Married Donegal IE
  McHugh Patrick Nephew RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McHugh Francis Nephew RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McHugh Maryanne Niece RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
                     
  James Sweeney and Anne McGettigan Household          
18 Sweeney Nancy Head RC RW 50 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Sweeney Mick Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Annie Dau RC RW 18 Seamstress Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Sarah Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Susanna Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Frances Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE

 

Notes:

James Sweeney, 30, son of James, married Nancy McGettigan, 21, dau of John 18 Feb 1868 in Carrigart

Children of James and Anne :

Daniel b 18 Dec 1868 - emigrated to Pittsburgh, died 23 Oct 1918, never married

John b 1 Jan 1871, bapt Carrigart 3 Jan, Godparents John & Catherine McGettigan - emigrated to Pittsburgh died May 13, 1942, never married

Mary bapt Carrigart 10 Mar 1873, Godparents Michael and Fanny Sweeney, Sr. Stanislaus, died Ursuline Convent Pittsburgh, PA 19 Jun 1947

Catherine b 24 June 1875, bapt Carrigart 25 Jun, Godparents John & Afric McGettigan - emigrated to Pittsburgh, died 14 Jun 1951, never married

James bapt Carrigart 10 Aug 1877, Godparents Patrick and Anne Sweeney - emigrated to Pittsburgh, died 24 Aug 1944, married, 6 children

 - studied to be priest in Maynooth but left before ordination

Michael b 27 May 1879, bapt Carrigart 31 May, Godparents James and Susan Gallagher. Died 22 Feb 1947

 - only child of James and Nancy  to raise family in Claggan. Married Annie Colye of Kill, 7 children:

 - John, Mary, Annie, James, Catherine, Daniel and Susanna

Annie b 4 Sep 1881, bapt Carrigart 5 Sep, Godparents Patrick and Susan Gallagher, died 13 Jan 1968

 - married John Strain, Ardgast, Kilmacrenan, son of Hugh, 14 Nov 1918, witnesses Hugh Strain, Kilmacrenan and Margaret Anne McGettigan, Glenree; no children

  returned to live in Claggan

Sarah b 1 Mar 1884, died 15 Feb 1924, never married

Susan (Sr. Gabriel) b 25 April1886, died 10 Jul1973 at Ursuline Convent in Louisville, KY

Frances b 11  Dec 1893, died April 18, 1933, married John McGinley of Creeslough, in Pittsburgh

Researcher: Liam - Email

                     
19 Doherty Charles Head RC RW 70 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Sarah Wife RC RW 50   Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Daniel Son RC RW 16 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Mary Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
20 Boyce Michael Head RC RW 45 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Boyce John Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Boyce Bridget Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Boyce Mary Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Boyce Catherine Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Cullion Kate Sister-in-law RC Only reads 40 Servant Single Donegal IE
                     
21 Browne Bridget Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Browne James Son RC Only reads 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Browne Mary Dau RC RW 12 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Browne Patrick Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Browne Kate Servant RC Only reads 50 General svt Single Donegal IE
                     
22 McClure John Head Pres RW 49 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McClure Maria J Wife Pres RW 36   Married Tipperary  
  McClure Francis Son Pres RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McClure Mary Jane Dau Pres RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McClure Annie Dau Pres RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McClure William Son Pres RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McClure Thomas Son Pres RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McClure Kezia Dau Pres Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McClure Jemima Dau Pres Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
                     
23 McFadden Mary Head RC Can't read 60 Seamstress Widow Donegal IE
                     
24 Coyle Ellen Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer Single Donegal IE
                     

 

 

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