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1901 Census Meenaleenaghan, Inishkeel, Co Donegal

 

(Photograph taken in Meenaleenaghan by Bernie)

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  Ambrose Given and Bridget Herron Household          
1 Given Ambrose Head RC Can't read 67 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Given John Son RC Can't read 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

John b 5 Jan 1875, baptised 5 Jan. Godparents Charles and Mary Sweeney

Twins Francis and Patrick b 20 may 1880, baptised 21 May. Godparents John and Anne Quinn/Francis and Ellen Herron

Twins Neil and Margaret b 7 Oct 1882, baptised 8 Oct. Godparents John Ward and Mary Sweeney/John McGinley and Hannah McMenamin

Son Ambrose m Anne Dineen 1908 - see 1911 census Meenasrone South

                     
2 Quinn Patrick Head RC Can't read 53 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Quinn Bridget Wife RC Can't read 58   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gallagher Bernard Nephew RC RW 30 Farm labr Single Donegal IE
                     
3 Ward Neil Head RC Can't read 63 farmer Married Donegal IE
  Ward Ellen Wife RC Can't read 75 Knitting Married Donegal IE
  Ward Francis Son RC Only reads 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Ward Patrick Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Ward Anne Dau RC Only reads 25 Knitting Single Donegal IE
  Ward Mary Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
4 Halferty Connel Head RC Can't read 75 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Halferty Catherine Wife RC Can't read 70   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Halferty Bridget Dau RC Can't read 35 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Halferty Mary Sister RC Can't read 66 Knitting Single Donegal Only Irish
                     
5 Halferty John Head RC Can't read 85 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Halferty Anne Dau RC Can't read 47 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Halferty Pat Nephew RC Can't read 21 Carman Single Donegal IE
  Quigley Sarah Lodger RC Can't read 35 Knitting Married Donegal IE
                     
6 Ward John Head RC RW 52 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Ward Mary Wife RC RW 44   Married Donegal IE
  Ward Peter Son RC Can't read 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Ward Annie Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Ward Susan Dau RC Can't read 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
  James Ward and Catherine Boyle Household          
7 Ward James Head RC RW 47 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Ward Catherine Wife RC Can't read 33   Married Donegal IE
  Ward Susan Mother RC Only reads 85 Knitting Widow Donegal IE
  Ward Mary Dau RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Ward Bridget Dau RC   5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Ward Susan Dau RC   4   Single Donegal  
  Ward Rose Dau RC   1   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

James Ward, son of Fergal, married Catherine Boyle, Loughcrillan, dau of Philip, 13 Feb 1892 in Glenties. Witnesses Charles Boyle,

Loughcrillan and Anne Kennedy, Glenties - see marriage register

James son of Fergal and Susan

Catherine dau of Philip Boyle and Rose Gildea - see 1901 census Loughcrillan

Dau Susan b 15 May 1897, baptised Glenties 16 May, Godparents Peter McGlynn and Bridget Timoney - see baptism register

- Susan emigrated on the Columbia 25 Feb 1920, going to join her sister Mary, c/- Mrs R Wilson, School Lane & Wissahickon Ave, Germantown. Susan

  was 5'5" tall, with a fresh complexion, dark hair and blue eyes

Researcher: Kathleen - Email

                     
  Condy Ward and Anne Ward Household          
8 Ward Connell Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Ward Anne Wife RC Can't read 58   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Ward Peter Son RC Can't read 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
  Ward Margaret Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Brown Ellen Niece RC Can't read 10   Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Son John married Rose McGeehan - see 1901 Census Clogher East

                     
9 McGlynn Bridget Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish
  McGlynn Hugh Son RC Can't read 27 Farmer's son Married Donegal IE
  McGlynn Fanny Dau-in-law RC RW 20 Knitting Married Donegal IE
                     
10 Ward Margaret Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Ward William Son RC Can't read 31 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Ward Rose Dau RC RW 27 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     
11 McCaulay Bridget Head RC Can't read 70 Knitting Widow Donegal Only Irish
                     
12 Sweeney Dominick Head RC Can't read 48 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Sweeney Anne Wife RC Can't read 42   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Sweeney Dominick Son RC RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Patrick Son RC RW 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Anne Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Bridget Dau RC Can't read 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
  Dominick Sweeney and Anne Gallagher Household          
13 Sweeney Anne Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish
  Tolan Dan Son RC RW 36 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney John Son RC Can't read 28 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Catherine Dau RC RW 25 Knitting Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Rose Dau RC RW 23 Knitting Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Dominick may have married twice - first wife Mary Harkin, second wife Anne Gallagher?

See Old Age Pension Applications

James son of Dominick m Bridget Ward - see 1901 census Meenanarwa

Researcher: Dolores - Email

                     
  John McAulay and Mary Meehin Household          
14 McCauley Mary Head RC Can't read 35 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  McCauley James Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  McCauley Unity Dau RC RW 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  McCauley John Son RC RW 15 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

John McAuley, Meenaleenaghan, 25 yrs, son of Edward, married Mary Meehan, Lettertreane, Inver, 21 yrs, dau of Neil, in Mountcharles 23 Dec 1866.

Witnesses John Sweeney and Mary Glaney

Dau Winifred (Unity) b 24 Mar 1883 - see baptism

- married John McCahill - see 1901 census Mulnamin Beg

                     
15 Martin Pat Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Martin Unity Dau RC Can't read 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     

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