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1901 Census Garrowcarry, Kilmacrenan, Co Donegal

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 McGeever Hugh Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Single Donegal  
  McGeever Daniel Brother RC Can't read 39 Shoemaker Single Donegal  
  Frize Sarah Sister RC RW 50 Housekeeper Widow Donegal  
  Frize Rosana Niece RC RW 17 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Frize Hugh Nephew RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  William Spratt and Rebecca Scott Household          
2 Spratt William Head Pres RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Spratt Rebecca Wife Pres Can't read 56   Married Donegal  
  Spratt William Son Pres RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Spratt John Son Pres Can't read 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Spratt James Son Pres RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Spratt Sarah Dau Pres RW 20 farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Spratt Rebecca Dau Pres RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Note: David b 9 April 1872, Male b 5 Dec 1875, Male b 1 Sept 1879
                     
  John Elliott and Martha Harris Household          
3 Elliott John Head Pres RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Elliott Martha Wife Pres Only reads 48   Married Donegal  
  Elliott James Nephew Pres RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Note: Male b 6 Oct 1879
                     
  James Butler and Hannah Whoriskey Household          
4 Butler Hannah Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Butler James Son RC RW 35 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Note: Anne b 21 Dec 1864, Sarah b 22 Dec 1868
                     
  Henry Butler and Catherine McElhinney Household          
5 Butler Catherine Head RC RW 56 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Butler Edward Son RC RW 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Butler Thomas Son RC RW 27 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Butler Michael Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Butler Mary A Dau RC RW 20 farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Note: Ann b 6 Aug 1880, Edward b 30 Nov 1869, Henry b 28 Nov 1867, Thomas b 5 Sep 1872
                     
6 McDaid Edward Head RC Only reads 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McDaid Grace Wife RC Only reads 55   Married Donegal  
  McDaid John Brother RC Can't read 58 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
                     
  Thomas Stevenson and Elizabeth Greer Household          
7 Stevenson Thomas Head CofI Only reads 70 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Stevenson John Son CofI Only reads 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Stevenson Anne J Dau CofI Only reads 27 farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Buchanan John Boarder CofI Only reads 55 Cattle dealer Married Donegal  
  Stevenson Andrew Son CofI Only reads 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Note: Ann Jane b 19 Dec 1872, John b 27 Jun 1875
                     
  David Buchanan and Mary Jane Buchanan Household          
8 Buchanan David J Head CofI RW 48 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Buchanan Mary J Wife CofI RW 52   Married Donegal  
  Buchanan Martha Dau CofI RW 23 Cook/Dom Svt Single Donegal  
  Buchanan William Son CofI Can't read 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Buchanan John Son CofI RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Buchanan Frances Dau CofI RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Buchanan James Son CofI RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
 

Note: Elizabeth b. 18 Nov 1876

                     
9 Rankin William Head Pres RW 40 Ag Labr Widower Donegal  
  Rankin James Son Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Rankin Sarah Dau Pres RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Rankin William Son Pres Can't read 6   Single Donegal  
                     
  William Tease and Elizabeth Morrison Household          
10 Tees William Head Pres RW 74 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Tees Elizabeth Wife Pres RW 64   Married Donegal  
  Tees John Son Pres RW 40 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Tees Margaret Dau Pres RW 34 farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Tees Alexander Son Pres RW 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Gibbins Cornelius Servant RC RW 16 Farm Svt Single Donegal  

 

Notes:

Matilda Jane b. 29 Mar 1873

Mary Emily b. 20 Apr 1874

Caroline Annette b. 26 Jan 1877
See headstone Trentagh graveyard

                     
  James Baxter Sweeney and Fanny Robinson Household          
11 Sweeney Fanny Head Pres RW 67 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Sweeney John Son Pres Only reads 37 Farmer's son Married Donegal  
  Sweeney Matilda Dau Pres RW 35   Married Donegal  
  Sweeney William Gson Pres RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sweeney John Gson Pres Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Mary Gdau Pres Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Fanny E Gdau Pres Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Henry Gson Pres Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Maggie Gdau Pres Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Alexander Gson Pres Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Henry Son Pres Only reads 30 Cattle dealer Single Donegal  
  Sweeney James Son Pres Can't read 32 Cattle dealer Single Donegal  

 

Notes:

James B Sweeney, farmer, son of James, Garrowcarry, married Fanny Robinson, Ballyar, dau of James, farmer, 10 May 1859

at the Ramelton 1 Presbyterian Church. Witnesses David Stevenson and William Ritchie

Children of James B and Fanny -

John b abt 1863 m Matilda Graham 21 Jul 1887 at the Letterkenny 1 Presbyterian Church

James Baxter b 22 Sep 1864

Fanny b 8 Feb 1866 m John McConnell, painter, Cuthbert St, Derry, son of John, 27 Aug 1903 in Ballyarnett, Derry

David b 4 Dec 1867

Female b 22 Nov 1869

Henry

Margaret b 1 Mar 1871

David b 3 Jan 1873

Elizabeth b 12 Jul 1875 m Thomas Murdock 12 Jul 1898 at Ballymoney 1st Presbyterian Church

Mary Jane m John Harron 20 Aug 1889

Deaths -

Margaret Death 8 Mar 1876, David Death 10 Jun 1866, David Death 12 Jan 1890

Researcher: Bob - Email

                     
12 Stevenson Alexander Head Pres RW 55 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Stevenson Jane Sister Pres Only reads 45   Single Donegal  
  Stevenson James Brother Pres Only reads 44 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
  Duchan? E? Servant RC Can't read 14 Gen Dom Svt Single Donegal IE
                     
  Charles McGeever/McKeever and Anne Friel Household          
13 McGeever Charles Head RC Can't read 44 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McGeever Anny Wife RC Can't read 44   Married Donegal IE
  McGeever Ellen Dau RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGeever Bridget Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McCafferty Anny Niece RC Can't read 16 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
  Freil Patrick Bro-in-law RC Can't read 49 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
 

Note:

Charles McGeever, Carrickelly, son of Hugh, married Anne Friel, Goldrum, dau of James, 11 Nov 1889

                     
  Bernard McGeever/McKeever and Elizabeth Bonner Household          
14 McGeever Bernard Head RC RW 62 Shoemaker Married Donegal  
  McGeever Elizabeth Wife RC Only reads 60   Married Donegal  
  McGeever Daniel Son RC RW 34 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
  McGeever Sarah Dau RC Only reads 30 Gen Dom Svt Single Donegal  
  McGeever Elizabeth Dau RC RW 21 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Note: Eliza Mary b. 17 Nov 1878
                     
  Neil McGeever and Sarah Gallagher Household          
15 McGeever Neil Head RC Can't read 64 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McGeever Sarah Wife RC RW 42   Married Donegal  
  McGeever Catherine Dau RC RW 24 farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McGeever John Son RC RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGeever Charles Son RC RW 15 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGeever Hugh Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGeever Charles Brother RC RW 50 Farm Labr Single Donegal  
  Note: Catherine b 22 Dec 1875, Bernard b 29 April 1879, Hugh b 5 Jan 1879, John b 5 Mar 1873
                     
16 McConlogue Charles Head RC RW 50 Farmer Single Donegal  
  McConlogue Mary Sister RC RW 52 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
                     
17 Parke William Head Pres RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Parke Lizzie Wife Pres RW 45   Married Donegal  
  Parke William Son Pres RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Parke John Son Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Parke ? Dau Pres RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Parke ? Dau Pres Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Parke ? Son Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGinley Connell Servant RC Only reads 35 Ag Labr Single Donegal IE
                     

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