Search billions of records on Ancestry.com
   

 

1901 Census Meenacarn, Lettermacaward, Co Donegal

 

This Census was submitted by Carol and forms part of the Donegal Genealogy Resources Website

You may link to this page but not copy it

If you have a connection to any of the families and would like to have your email address linked to them, please feel free to Contact Me

 

 

Note

Carol is researching families in Croaghnamaddy, including the Michael Given/Catherine O'Donnell family

Please Email Carol if you think there may be a connection with your research

 

Also see Townland Notes, below

 

Pg Given Surname Relation Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Status Born Language
                       
  William McBride and Hannah Quinn Household            
1 William McBride Head RC Cannot read 70 M Farmer Married Tyrone  
  Hannah McBride Wife RC Cannot read 60 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Mary McBride Daughter RC Cannot read 22 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I&E
 
2 Mary Duffy Head RC Cannot read 50 F Farmer Widow Donegal I&E
  Ellen Duffy Daughter RC R&W 20 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I&E
 
  Peter Duffy and Bridget Breslin Household            
3 Peter Duffy Head RC Cannot read 54 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Bridget Duffy Wife RC R&W 48 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Edward Duffy Son RC R&W 23 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Pat Duffy Son RC R&W 20 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Grace Duffy Daughter RC R&W 17 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I&E
  Mary Duffy Daughter RC R&W 15 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I&E
  Peter Duffy Son RC R&W 12 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Bridget Duffy Daughter RC R&W 9 F Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Sarah Duffy Daughter RC R&W 9 F Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Note: Peter Duffy (Charles, decd.) married Bridget Breslin(Patrick, Boyoughter) on 17 Dec 1870 in Dungloe
 
4 Patrick McHugh Head RC Cannot read 76 M Farmer Widow Donegal Irish
  Peter McHugh Son RC R&W 29 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Pat McHugh Son RC R&W 26 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Mary McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 24 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal Irish
 
  Patrick Bonner and Margaret McHugh Household            
5 Margaret Bonner Head RC Cannot read 75 F Farmer Widow Donegal Irish
  Mary McMenamin Daughter RC R&W 29 F Farmerís dau Married Donegal I & E
  John McMenamin Son-in-law RC R&W 37 M Farmerís son-in-law Married Donegal English
  Margaret McMenamin Daughter RC Cannot read 8mo F   Single Donegal  
  Note:  It appears that 8 month old Margaret McMenamin should be listed as the granddaughter of  Margaret Bonner
 
6 Pat McHugh Head RC Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal Irish
  Bridget McHugh Wife RC Cannot read 60 F Farmerís wife Married Donegal I & E
  John McHugh Son RC R&W 15 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Mary McHugh Daughter RC R&W 14 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Patrick McHugh Son RC R&W 12 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
 
7 Daniel Duffy Head RC Cannot read 45 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Mary Duffy Wife RC Cannot read 45 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Thomas Duffy Son RC R&W 16 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Edward Duffy Son RC R&W 13 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Maggie Duffy Daughter RC Cannot read 9 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Bridget Duffy Daughter RC Cannot read 6 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Hannah Duffy Daughter RC Cannot read 6 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
  Annie Duffy Daughter RC Cannot read 2 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
 
8 John Duffy Head RC R&W 30 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Annie Duffy Wife RC R&W 27 F   Married Donegal I & E
 
9 Charles Duffy Head RC R&W 29 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Ellen Duffy Wife RC R&W 24 F   Married Donegal I & E
 
10 James McHugh Head RC Cannot read 70 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Annie McHugh Wife RC Cannot read 70 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Annie McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 35 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
  Domlick McHugh Son RC Cannot read 9 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  John McHugh Son RC Cannot read 8 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  James McHugh Son RC Cannot read 6 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Maggie McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 4 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Note:  The spelling is Domlick
 
11 Mary OíDonnell Head RC Cannot read 50 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Patrick McHugh Son RC Cannot read 26 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  John OíDonnell Son RC Cannot read 17 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Mary OíDonnell Daughter RC Cannot read 15 F   Single Donegal I & E
  Annie OíDonnell Daughter RC R&W 11 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Note:   Was Patrick a son from a previous marriage?
 
  James McHugh and Madge McGeehan Household            
12 James McHugh Head RC Cannot read 60 M Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Mary McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 28 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
  Kate McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 26 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
  Barney McHugh Son RC Cannot read 24 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Madge McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 19 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
  Biddy McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read ? ? ? ? Donegal I & E
  Note:  Information concerning the last daughter is too faded to read
 
  Peter McHugh and Mary Duffy Household            
13 Peter McHugh Head RC Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Mary McHugh Wife RC Cannot read 50 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Domlick McHugh Son RC Read 30 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Bridget McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 25 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
  William McHugh Son RC R&W 22 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Sarah McHugh Daughter RC R&W 19 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
  Annie McHugh Daughter RC R&W 15 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
 
14 Patrick Bonar Head RC R&W 45 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Cicly  ? Bonar Wife RC Cannot read 35 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Bridget Bonar Daughter RC R&W 11 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  John Bonar Son RC Read 8 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Mary Bonar Daughter RC Cannot read 6 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Bernard Bonar Son RC Cannot read 2 M Farmerís son Single Donegal Irish
 
  Daniel Duffy and Anne Sweeney Household            
15 Anne Duffy Head RC Cannot R/W 57 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Wlliam Duffy Son RC R&W 22 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Neil Duffy Son RC R&W 19 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Mary Duffy Daughter RC R&W 16 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
 
  Hugh Molloy and Bridget Duffy Household            
16 Bridget Molloy Head RC Cannot read 60 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Ellen Molloy Daughter RC R&W 20 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I & E
 

Note: Dau Mary married James McCarron - see 1911 census Oughtmeen

Researcher: Marie - Email

 
17 James McHugh Head RC Cannot read 50 M Farmer Single Donegal I&E
 
18 Domlick McHugh Head RC Cannot read 30 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Catherine McHugh Wife RC R&W 32 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Mary McHugh Daughter RC R&W 10 F Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Patrick McHugh Son RC Cannot read 7 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  John McHugh Son RC Cannot read 6 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Peter McHugh Son RC Cannot read 4 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Sarah McHugh Daughter RC Cannot read 2 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal Irish
 
19 John Cannon Head RC R&W 48 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Sisley Cannon Wife RC Cannot read 38 F   Married Donegal I&E
  John Cannon Son RC R&W 12 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Hugh Cannon Son RC R&W 12 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Mary Cannon Daughter RC R&W 8 F Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Peter Cannon Son RC R&W 6 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  James Cannon Son RC Cannot read 3 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Bridget Cannon Daughter RC Cannot read 6mo F Farmerís dau Single Donegal  
  Note:  Sisley is as spelled on census
 
20 Margaret Gordon Head RC Cannot read 80 F Farmer Married Donegal I&E
 
  Andrew Gallagher and Grace Boyle Household            
21 Andrew Gallagher Head RC Cannot read 40 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Grace Gallagher Wife RC Cannot read 30 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Gallagher Daughter RC R&W 10 F Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Anthony Gallagher Son RC Cannot read 7 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  James Gallagher Son RC Cannot read 5 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Patrick Gallagher Son RC Cannot read 3 M Farmerís son Single Donegal Irish
  Ellen Gallagher Daughter RC Cannot read 2 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal Irish
  Bridget Gallagher Daughter RC Cannot read 3wk F Farmerís dau Single Donegal  
 
22 John Bonar Head RC R&W 24 M Farmer Single Donegal I&E
 
  Michael O'Donnell and Sally Brennan Household            
23 Michael OíDonnell Head RC Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Sarah OíDonnell Wife RC Cannot read 60 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Mary OíDonnell Daughter RC R&W 30 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I&E
 
24 John Malloy Head RC Cannot read 50 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Scisly  ? Malloy Wife RC Cannot read 45 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Giles   ? Malloy Daughter RC R&W 15 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I&E
  Thomas Malloy Son RC R&W 13 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  James Malloy Son RC R&W 11 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Ellen Malloy Daughter RC R&W 8 F Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Note:  Very difficult to decipher the names of the wife and older daughter
 
25 Cormack Cannon Head RC Cannot read 91 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Grace Cannon Wife RC Cannot read 80 F   Married Donegal Irish
  Charles Cannon Son RC R&W 42 M Farmerís son Married Donegal I&E
  Suzan Cannon Dau-in-law RC Cannot read 40 F Stocking Knitter Married Donegal I&E
  Grace Cannon Daughter RC R&W 25 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal I&E
  Cormick Cannon Gson RC R&W 12 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Hugh Cannon Gson RC R&W 11 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Mary Cannon Gdaughter RC R&W 9 F Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  John Cannon Gson RC R&W 7 M Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Charles Cannon Gdaughter RC R&W 4 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Patrick Cannon Gr-son RC Cannot read 1 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I&E
  Note:  Suzan is spelled with a ĎZĒ

Townland Notes:

Inscription on tombstone in St Patrick's Cemetery Beaver Brook, Luzerne Co Pennsylvania
William Duffy
Sacred to the memory of William Duffy, a native of Ire., County Donegal, Parish of Letter McWard, Townland of Menacarn, who departed this life June 20, 1865 age 62 yrs. May his soul rest in peace.

Amen. Erected by his beloved son Peter Duffy

BACK to Lettermacaward

BACK to Census

Lindel Buckley

© Donegal Genealogy Resources