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1901 Census Knockastoller, Tullaghobegly, Co Donegal

 

(Photograph by A McCarron)

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

 

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No

Surname

Given

Relationship

Religion

Education

Age

Occupation

Status

Born

Language

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

McGarvey

Philip

Head

RC

RW

48

Cooper

Married

Donegal

IE

McGarvey

Nancy

Wife

RC

Can't read

39

 

Married

Donegal

IE

McGarvey

Charles

Son

RC

RW

15

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McGarvey

John

Son

RC

RW

10

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McGarvey

Joseph

Son

RC

 

10mths

 

Single

Donegal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

McGarvey

James

Head

RC

RW

40

Cooper

Single

Donegal

IE

McGarvey

Rose

Sister

RC

Can't read

38

Housekeeper

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Sweeney

Unity

Head

RC

Can't read

43

Farmer

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hugh O'Donnell and Anne Gallagher Household          

4

O'Donnell

Anne

Head

RC

Can't read

65

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

O'Donnell

Bridget

Dau

RC

Can't read

29

Wool Spinner

Single

Donegal

IE

Notes:

Hugh O'Donnell (Michael, Ballindrait) married Anne Gallagher (James, decd., Croveigh) on Feb 7 1864 in St Peter's Dungloe
Michael b. Sep 16 1865  James b. Nov 22 1866
Bridget married Michael Gallagher (Patrick/Madge Ferry), Magheraclogher

Anne b 7 Jan 1874

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Patrick McFadden and Cecelia Gallagher Household          

5

McFadden

Patrick

Head

RC

RW

50

Farmer

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

McFadden

Cecelia

Wife

RC

Can't read

50

 

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

McFadden

Teague

Son

RC

RW

24

National Teacher

Single

Donegal

IE

McFadden

Rose

Dau

RC

RW

10

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Note: Teague b. Dec 21 1876

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Con Doherty and Anne Boyle Household          

6

Doherty

Con

Head

RC

RW

43

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

Doherty

Anne

Wife

RC

Can't read

35

Farmer's wife

Married

Donegal

IE

Doherty

Owen

Son

RC

RW

9

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Paddy

Son

RC

RW

8

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Joseph

Son

RC

Only reads

6

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Hugh

Son

RC

Can't read

3

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

5

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Edward

Son

RC

Can't read

2wks

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Bridget

Mother

RC

Can't read

87

Farmer's mother

Widow

Donegal

IE

Note : Connell Doherty, Mageralosk,  son of Owen Doherty and Bridget Doogan, married Anne Boyle (Dolty) on 5 Feb 1891 in

St Mary's Gweedore

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charles Doherty and Mary McBride Household          

7

Doherty

Charles

Head

RC

Only reads

48

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

Doherty

Mary

Wife

RC

Can't read

38?

Farmer's wife

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Dominick

Son

RC

RW

13

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Doherty

Neal

Son

RC

RW

11

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Doherty

Mary

Dau

RC

RW

9

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Tom

Son

RC

RW

7

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Hugh

Son

RC

Can't read

4

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dolty Boyle and Kate Diver Household          

8

Boyle

Kate

Head

RC

Can't read

64

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

Boyle

Edward

Son

RC

Can't read

40

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Susan

Dau

RC

Can't read

27

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Doherty

Mary

Gdau

RC

Can't read

4

 

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Note : Dau Anne married Con Doherty - see #6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

McBride

Anne

Head

RC

Can't read

35

Farmer

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Madgey

Boarder

RC

Can't read

80

Domestic Svt

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

Boyle

Mary

Head

RC

Can't read

39

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Kate

Dau

RC

RW

16

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Denis

Son

RC

RW

14

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Mary

Dau

RC

RW

9

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

John

Son

RC

Can't read

7

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Diver and Bridget Doogan Household          

11

Diver

Bridget

Head

RC

Can't read

84

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Maggie

Dau

RC

Can't read

38

Farmer's dau

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

John

Gson

RC

RW

16

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Ellen

Gdau

RC

RW

10

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James McBride and Margaret Boyle Household          

12

McBride

Magey

Head

RC

Can't read

84

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Owen

Son

RC

RW

42

Farmer's son

Married

Donegal

IE

McBride

Biddy

Dau-in-law

RC

Can't read

34

Farmer's wife

Married

Donegal

IE

McBride

James

Gson

RC

RW

12

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Roger

Gson

RC

RW

8

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Mary

Gdau

RC

RW

6

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Maggie

Gdau

RC

Can't read

3

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Denis

Gson

RC

Can't read

1

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Notes:

Owen married Bridget Gallagher (Roger, Meencorwick)

Maurice married Cecelia Boyle - see 1901 census Arduns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maurice Boyle (Gola) and Norah Gallagher Household          

13

Boyle

Maurice

Head

RC

Can't read

53

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Hannah

Wife

RC

Can't read

50

 

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Boyle

Ferrigal

Son

RC

Can't read

23

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Charles

Son

RC

RW

14

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Joseph

Son

RC

RW

12

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Bridget

Dau

RC

Can't read

9

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Note:

Maurice Boyle, Gola, son of Fergal Boyle, married Norah Gallagher, Knockastoller, dau of John Gallager

on 21 Jan 1872, St Mary's Tullaghobegly & Gweedore. Witnesses Hugh Boyle, Gola and Biddy O'Donnell, Knockastoller

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

14

Sweeney

Thomas

Head

RC

RW

60

Farmer

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Philip Gallagher and Bridget Sweeney Household          

15

Gallagher

Philip

Head

RC

Can't read

70

Farmer

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Bridget

Wife

RC

Can't read

65

 

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Bridget

Dau

RC

Can't read

30

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Madgey

Dau

RC

Can't read

23

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Patrick

Son

RC

Can't read

16

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

John

Son

RC

Can't read

14

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

Deaf&Dumb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

Sweeney

Denis

Head

RC

Can't read

63

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

IE

Sweeney

James

Son

RC

RW

22

Postman

Single

Donegal

IE

Sweeney

Mattie

Dau

RC

RW

24

 

Single

Donegal

IE

Sweeney

Sheelah

Dau

RC

RW

19

 

Single

Donegal

IE

Sweeney

Kate

Dau

RC

RW

17

 

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

17

McGee

Michael

Head

RC

Can't read

78

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

McGee

Kate

Wife

RC

Can't read

61

Knitter

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

McGee

Alice

Dau

RC

Can't read

32

Knitter

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McGee

Mary

Dau

RC

RW

18

Knitter

Single

Donegal

IE

McGee

Kate

Dau

RC

RW

16

Knitter

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

18

Gallagher

Harry

Head

RC

Can't read

46

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

Bridget

Dau

RC

Can't read

16

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

John

Son

RC

RW

14

Woolen Weaver

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

Paddy

Son

RC

RW

10

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dominick Sweeney and Madge Ferry Household          

19

Sweeney

Dominick

Head

RC

Can't read

84

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

Only Irish

Sweeney

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

40

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Sweeney

Michael

Son

RC

Can't read

34

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Sweeney

Margaret

Dau

RC

Can't read

28

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

Sweeney

Mary

Gdau

RC

RW

17

 

Single

Donegal

IE

Sweeney

James

Gson

RC

RW

15

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Notes:

Dau Bridget m Patrick O'Donnell - see 1901 census Innismeane Island

Researcher: Christine - Email

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

20

Gallagher

Madgey

Head

RC

Can't read

40

Farmer

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

4

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

21

Gallagher

James

Head

RC

Can't read

60

Farmer

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Kate

Wife

RC

Can't read

45

 

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Edward

Son

RC

Can't read

20

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

14

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

James

Son

RC

RW

12

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

Joseph

Son

RC

RW

8

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

Hugh

Son

RC

Can't read

6

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hugh Coyle and Bridget Gallagher Household          

22

Coyle

Bridget

Head

RC

Can't read

93

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

Coyle

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

47

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Coyle

Hannah

Dau

RC

Can't read

59

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Coyle and Fanny McFadden Household          

23

Coyle

Fanny

Head

RC

RW

40

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

Coyle

Mary

Dau

RC

RW

15

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James McFadden and Mary Friel Household          

24

McFadden

James

Head

RC

RW

37

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

McFadden

Mary

Wife

RC

Can't read

31

 

Married

Donegal

IE

McFadden

Mary

Dau

RC

Only reads

6

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McFadden

Teague

Son

RC

Can't read

4

 

Single

Donegal

IE

McFadden

Sofie

Dau

RC

Can't read

2

 

Single

Donegal

IE

McFadden

Patrick

Son

RC

 

1mth

 

Single

Donegal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Owen Gallagher and Peggy Boyle Household          

25

Gallagher

Owen

Head

RC

Can't read

60

Farmer

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Maggy

Wife

RC

Can't read

60

 

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Gallagher

Manus

Son

RC

RW

33

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

Nancy

Dau

RC

RW

22

Farmer's dau

Married

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

James

Son

RC

RW

18

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Gallagher

Grace

Dau

RC

RW

16

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

Notes:

Owen Gallagher, 25 yrs, son of Daniel, married Peggy Boyle, 20 yrs, Dore, dau of Ferigal, 2 Feb 1865 in Gweedore

Children of Owen and Peggy -

(9 children born, 8 still alive in 1911 - see 1911 census)

Daniel

Manus

Charles b 15 Jan 1870, bapt 16 Jan, Godparents Dolty Boyle and Kate Diver

- married Susan Coll - see 1901 census Leckenagh

John b 24 Apr 1875, bapt 25 Apr, Godparents Dolty Boyle and Catherine Diver - see baptism register

Mary b 30 Oct 1879, bapt 1 Nov, Godparents Denis Sweeney & Margaret Ferry. (civil registration states b 1 Nov 1879)

James b 30 Sep 1882, bapt 31 Oct

Nancy

Grace

Susan

Researcher: Karen - Email

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Neil Boyle and Anne Gallagher Household          

26

Boyle

Neil

Head

RC

Can't read

63

Farmer

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Boyle

Nancy

Wife

RC

Can't read

60

 

Married

Donegal

Only Irish

Boyle

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

29

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Patrick

Son

RC

RW

23

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

Boyle

Nappy

Dau

RC

RW

20

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

McCole

Ellen

Dau

RC

RW

27

Farmer's dau

Widow

Donegal

IE

McCole

Bridget

Gdau

RC

Can't read

18mths

 

Single

Donegal

 

Notes:

Neil Boyle (Edward), 28y, married Nancy Gallagher (Charles, Meenaduff), 20y, on 2 Feb 1865 in St Mary's Gweedore

Children of Neil and Anne :

Mary

Patrick

Nappy

Ellen b 26 Jul 1873, bap 27 Jul, sponsors Charles Boyle and Margaret McBride

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charles Slevin and Sophia Doogan Household          

27

Slevin

Charles

Head

RC

Can't read

29

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

Slevin

Sophia

Wife

RC

Can't read

27

 

Married

Donegal

IE

Slevin

Annie

Dau

RC

Can't read

8

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Slevin

Patrick

Son

RC

Can't read

6

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Slevin

Michael

Son

RC

Can't read

3

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Slevin

John

Son

RC

Can't read

1

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

28

O'Donnell

Kate

Head

RC

Can't read

54

Farmer

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Herren

Hannah

Boarder

RC

Can't read

56

General Svt

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

29

McFadden

Kate

Head

RC

Can't read

76

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

McFadden

Edward

Son

RC

Can't read

53

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

IE

McFadden

Bridget

Dau

RC

Can't read

30

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

IE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Patrick McFadden and Nancy McBride Household          

30

McFadden

Nancy

Head

RC

Can't read

74

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Only Irish

McFadden

Bridget

Dau

RC

Can't read

30

Farmer's dau

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

Notes:

James (1860 - 1933) married Bridget Ferry (Michael, Moneymore) - Alaska and Knockastolar

Kate married Charles McGinley - see 1901 census Gola

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

31

O'Donnell

Charles

Head

RC

Can't read

21

Farmer

Single

Donegal

IE

O'Donnell

Kate

Sister

RC

Can't read

23

General Svt

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

32

Breslin

John

Head

RC

RW

31

Merchant

Single

Donegal

IE

Coll

Margaret

Servant

RC

Can't read

42

General Svt

Single

Donegal

IE

Note:

John Breslin, b Nov 10 1866, son of Cormack Breslin and Anne McGill, Mullanmore, Inniskeel, married Mary Boyle (Daniel, Magheraclogher) see 1901 census Magheraclogher

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Neil O'Donnell and Margaret Boyle Household          

33

O'Donnell

Margaret

Head

RC

Can't read

31

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

IE

O'Donnell

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

7

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

O'Donnell

Owen

Son

RC

Can't read

5

Farmer's son

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

34

O'Donnell

James

Head

RC

Can't read

48

Agriculturer

Married

Donegal

IE

O'Donnell

Mary

Wife

RC

Can't read

46

Dressmaker

Married

Donegal

IE

O'Donnell

Patrick

Sister

RC

RW

17

Gardiner

Single

Donegal

IE

O'Donnell

Manus

Son

RC

RW

15

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

O'Donnell

Mick

Son

RC

RW

11

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

O'Donnell

Ned

Son

RC

RW

8

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

O'Donnell

James

Son

RC

Can't read

6

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

O'Donnell

Joe

Son

RC

Can't read

2

 

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thomas McBride and Madge Doherty Household          

35

McBride

Thomas

Head

RC

RW

47

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

McBride

Margaret

Wife

RC

 

42

 

Married

Donegal

IE

McBride

James

Son

RC

RW

16

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

John

Son

RC

RW

14

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Peter

Son

RC

RW

11

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Charles

Son

RC

RW

9

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Thomas

Son

RC

 

4

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Ellen

Dau

RC

RW

18

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Margaret

Dau

RC

Can't read

5mths

 

Single

Donegal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James McBride and Ellen Gallagher Household          

36

McBride

Peter

Head

RC

RW

40

Farmer

Married

Donegal

IE

McBride

Biddy

Wife

RC

RW

30

Knitter

Married

Donegal

IE

McBride

Michael

Son

RC

RW

7

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Agnes

Dau

RC

Can't read

5

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Ellen

Dau

RC

Can't read

3

Scholar

Single

Donegal

Only Irish

McBride

Ellen

Mother

RC

Can't read

80

Knitter

Widow

Donegal

IE

Notes:

Peter married Bridget McGarvey
John married Madge Diver
Thomas married Madge Doherty
Patrick married Bridget Ferry - Arduns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James McBride and Mary Boyle Household

         

37

McBride

James

Head

RC

Can't read

60

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

IE

McBride

Ellen

Dau

RC

RW

24

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Mary

Dau

RC

Can't read

22

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Paddy

Son

RC

RW

20

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Agnes

Dau

RC

RW

16

Scholar

Single

Donegal

IE

McBride

Biddy