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1901 Census Forquar, Tullyfern, Co Donegal

(Including part in Milford Village)

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  John Green and Ailey McDermott Household          
1 Green John Head RC Can't read 60 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Green Ellen (Alice?) Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal  
  Green Charles Son RC Can't read 40   Single Donegal dumb
  Boyle James Son-in-law RC RW 25 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Boyle Rose Dau RC RW 26 Seamstress Married Donegal  
  Boyle Maggie Gdau RC Can't read 3   Single Scotland  
  Boyle James Gson RC Can't read 1   Single Scotland  
  Boyle John Son-in-law RC RW 30 Agricultural labr Widower Donegal  
  Boyle Charles Gson RC Can't read 7   Single Scotland  
 

Notes:

Children of John and Ailey -

Charles

Margaret Dean b 20 Jun 1867. Margaret, of Milford, dau of John Green, Roshine, Milford, m John Boyle, Clydebank, Glasgow, son of Charles Boyle, Ramelton, 10 Jan 1892 at

St Peter's Lagg

Rose b 9 Jan 1870. Roseanne, of Fogher, dau of John Green, Fogher, m James Boyle, Clydebank, Glasgow, son of Charles Boyle, Ramelton, 29 Jul 1896 at St Peter's Lagg

John b 17 Aug 1873. John, of Milford, son of John Green, Milford, m Anne Henry, Milford, dau of Charles Henry, Magilligan, Derry, 19 Apr 1897 at St Peter's Lagg - see below

According to the 1911 census, John and Ailey had 7 children, of whom only 3 were living in 1911 - see 1911 census

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2 Sweeney Ralph Head RC Only reads 60 Agricultural labr Widower Donegal IE
  Sweeney Bridget Dau RC RW 14 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Teresa Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  John McMahon and Mary Jane Wakefield Household          
3 McMahon John Head Pres RW 65 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  McMahon Jane Wife Pres RW 52   Married Donegal  
  McMahon Samuel Son Pres Only reads 21 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  McMahon Robena Dau Pres RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McMahon Daniel Son Pres RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McMahon John Son Pres Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McMahon James Son Pres Can't read 6   Single Donegal  
  Wakefield Mary A Mother-in-law Pres Only reads 85   Widow Donegal  

 

Notes:

John McMahon m Mary Jane Wakefield 14 Jan 1869 at the Milford Presbyteria Church

                     
4 Denise Patrick Head RC Can't read 50 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Denise Bridget Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal  
  Denise Patrick Son RC Only reads 24 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Denise John Son RC Only reads 14 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Denise Hugh Son RC Can't read 12   Single Donegal  
  Denise James Son RC Can't read 10   Single Donegal  
  Denise Lizzie Dau RC Can't read 9   Single Donegal  
  Denise William Son RC Can't read 7   Single Donegal  
  Denise Mandy Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal  
  Denise Daniel Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
                     
5 Graham William Head CofI RW 38 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Graham Martha Wife CofI RW 26   Married Donegal  
  Graham Susanna Dau CofI Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Graham James Son CofI Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Graham William Son CofI Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Graham Susanna Mother CofI Only reads 84   Widow Donegal  
                     
6 Morrow Elizabeth Head Pres RW 56? Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Morrow Thomas Son Pres RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Morrow James Son Pres RW 20 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Morrow George Son Pres RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Morrow David Son Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Samuel Watters and Catherine Malcolm Household          
7 Watters Catherine Head Pres (Ref) RW 70 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Watters Rebecca Dau Pres (Ref) RW 38 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Watters Samuel Son Pres (Ref) RW 36 Clerk of Union Single Donegal  
  Watters Anne Dau Pres (Ref) RW 34 School teacher Single Donegal  
  Watters Lizzie Jane Dau Pres (Ref) RW 24 Asst Clerk of Union Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Hugh Servant RC Can't read 45 Farm svt Married Donegal  
  Gallagher Minnie Servant RC RW 14 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Samuel Watters m Catherine Malcolm 28 Dec 1848 at the Letterkeny 1 Presbyterian Church

Samuel and Catherine's son John applied for the Old Age Pension in 1920. The report detailed the family in 1851 -

John Waters, 73, head

Samuel Waters, 30, son, married 1848

Catherine Waters, 23, dau-in-law

                     
8 Strain James Head RC RW 32 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Strain Sophia Wife RC RW 25   Married Donegal  
  Strain Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Duffy Maggie Servant RC RW 16 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal IE
                     
9 Young William James Head Pres RW 46 Clergyman Married Belfast  
  Young Clara Phyllis Dau Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Young Hugh Son Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Young Cyril H A Son Pres RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Ellen Servant RC RW 16 Domestic svt Single Donegal  
                     
10 Allen William Head Pres RW 56 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Allen George Son Pres RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Allen Maggie Dau Pres RW 19 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Allen John Brother Pres RW 60 Farm labr Single Donegal  
                     
  Part in Milford Village          
                     
11 Rainey Samuel Boyd Head Pres RW 50 Draper Married Co Derry  
  Rainey Annabella Wife Pres RW 24   Married Co Derry  
  Rainey Alexander Son Pres Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Rainey John Son Pres Can't read 9mths   Single Donegal  
  Reid Elizabeth Shop Asst Pres RW 22 Milliner Single Tyrone  
  Hay Frances Shop Asst Pres (Ref) RW 17 Milliner Single Donegal  
                     
12 Ferry Daniel Head RC Can't read 43 General labr Married Donegal IE
  Ferry Mary Wife RC Only reads 40   Married Donegal IE
  Ferry Neil Son RC RW 19 General labr Single Donegal  
  Ferry Ellen Dau RC RW 17 General svt Single Donegal  
  Ferry Maggie Dau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Edward Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Joseph Son RC Only reads 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Daniel Son RC Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Mary Dau RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Cassie Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Charles Son RC Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Ferry Sarah Dau RC Can't read 11mths   Single Donegal  
                     
13 Doherty John Head RC Can't read 62 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
                     
14 Toye Edward Head RC RW 55 Tailor Master Married Donegal  
  Toye Letitia Wife RC RW 50   Married Donegal  
  Toye William Son RC RW 22 Tailor Single Donegal  
  Toye Charles Son RC RW 20 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Toye Bernard Son RC RW 18 Tailor Single Donegal  
  Toye Edward Son RC RW 16 Carpenter (apprentice) Single Donegal  
  Toye Joseph Son RC Can't read 14   Single Donegal  
                     
15 McCleery William Head RC RW 25 Carpenter Married Donegal  
  McCleery Maria Wife RC RW 23   Married Donegal  
  McCleery Bessie Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
                     
16 Osborne Catherine Head Pres RW 68 Income from ? & land Widow Donegal  
  Osborne Wilhlminah Dau Pres RW 34 Nurse Single Rothesay, Scotland  
  Osborne Mary Josephine Dau Pres RW 32 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Osborne Catherine Hayes Dau Pres RW 38 Governess Single Donegal  
  Osborne Jane M Ritchie Dau Pres RW 27 Governess Single Donegal  
  McElhinney Catherine Servant RC Can't read 55 Cook/Domestic svt Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Mary Servant RC RW 20 Maid/Domestic svt Single Donegal  
                     
17 McCloy William Head CofI RW 19 Shopman/Grocer Single Donegal  
  Kerr Grace Servant RC Can't read 28 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal IE
                     
  John Green and Anne Henry Household          
18 Green John Head RC RW 25 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Green Annie Wife RC RW 25   Married Co Derry  
  Green Charles Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Green Catherine Dau RC Can't read 3mths   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

John Green son of John Green and Ailey McDermott - see above

John Green, of Milford, son of John Green, Milford, m Anne Henry, Milford, dau of Charles Henry, Magilligan, Derry, 19 Apr 1897 at St Peter's Lagg

Children of John and Anne

Charles b 16 Jan 1898 in Milford, bapt 19 Jan at St Peter's Lagg, Godparents John Boyle and Catherine Sweeney

Catherine b 10 Dec 1900 in Milford, bapt 11 Dec at St Peter's Lagg, Godparents William Toland and Rose Connor

Mary b 1902

John Joseph b 2 Dec 1904 in Milford, bapt 4 Dec at St Peter's Lagg, Godparents William Toland and Rose Connor. Married Mary E Strewart, Sligo Cathedral, 1924

Alice b 30 Mar 1907 in 'Roshan', Milford, bapt 31 Mar at St Peter's Lagg, Godparents Edward Henry and Ellen Ferry

James b 6 Sep 1909 in 'Ruskin', Milford, bapt 8 Sep at St Peter's Lagg, Godparents Charles Boyle and Kate Ferry

The family moved to Rossgarrow before 1911 - see 1911 census

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19 McCaffrey William Head RC Can't read 34 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  McCaffrey Mary Wife RC Can't read 33   Married Donegal  
                     
20 McFadden Rose Head RC RW 39 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
                     
21 Blackwood Anna Head Pres RW 28 Income from dividends Single Donegal  
  Blackwood Elizabeth Sister Pres RW 27 Income from dividends Single Donegal  
  Connor Mary Servant RC RW 23 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal IE
                     

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