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1901 Census Meenanarwa, Inishkeel, Co Donegal

(includes Knockletteragh)

 

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  Peter Brown and Anne Moy Household          
1 Brown Peter Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Brown Anne Wife RC Only reads 30   Married Donegal IE
  Brown John Son RC RW 9 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Brown Bridget Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Brown Mary Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Brown Anne Dau RC   5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Brown Maggy Dau RC   2   Single Donegal  
  Moy Mary Visitor RC RW 25 Knitter Single Donegal IE
 

Notes :

Peter Brown, 23, son of Charles, married Anne Moy, 19, Glashagh Beg, dau of John, 13 Feb 1887, witnesses John Harkin and Hugh McDevitt

Anne Moy b 1868, dau of John Moy and Bridget McGlynn - see 1901 census Glashagh Beg

Children of Peter and Anne :

Michael b 26 Oct 1906, bapt Fintown 27 Oct, Godparents Patrick and Mary Harkin - see baptism register

Neal (twin)  b 26 Oct 1906, bapt Fintown 27 Oct, Godparents John and Anne Ward

Researchers:

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Colette - Email

                     
  Daniel McHugh and Mary DeWard Household          
2 McHugh Charles Head RC RW 32 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McHugh William Brother RC RW 27 Farmer's brother Single Donegal IE
  McHugh Bridget Sister RC RW 33 Knitter Single Donegal IE
  McHugh Annie Sister RC RW 24 Knitter Single Donegal IE

 

Notes:

Daniel McHugh (Connell) married Mary DeWard (Billy) on 27 Nov 1865 in Glenties

Children of Daniel and Mary :

Bridget b. 11 Jan 1867

Charles b. 12 May 1868 baptised Glenties (Civil Reg. has 11 Aug 1868)

Connell b. 9 Jan 1871

William b. 16 Feb 1875 married Mary Timoney (James)

                     
  John Ward and Grace Roarty Household          
3 Ward John Head RC RW 50 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Ward Charles Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Ward Mary Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
 

Note:

John Ward, Knockletteragh, son of Patrick, married Grace Roarty, Drumnalough, dau of Charles, 27 Feb 1881 in Glenties. Witnesses Patrick

and Margaret Timoney, Knock letteragh

                     
  James Sweeney and Bridget Ward Household          
4 Sweeney James Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Sweeney Bridget Wife RC Can't read 51   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Sweeney William Son RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Dominick Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

James Sweeney, Meenaleenaghan, son of Dominick, married Bridget Ward, Knockletteragh, dau of William, 24 May 1883. Witnesses Patrick

Mulloy, Mully, and Madge McCay, Meenachallagh. Note of 4th degree consanguinity - see scan of marriage

James son of Dominick Sweeney and Mary Harkin (?) - see 1901 census Meenaleenaghan

William b 6 Apr 1884, bapt Fintown 7 Apr, Godparents Condy & Bridget Timoney

Dominick b 20 Aug 1886, bapt Fintown 22 Aug, Godparents James & Anne Boyle - see scan of baptism

Researcher: Dolores - Email

                     
5 Boyle James Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  Boyle Margaret Sister RC RW 40 Knitter Single Donegal Only Irish
                     
  Connell Boyle and Anne McElwee Household          
6 Boyle Connel Head RC Only reads 70 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Boyle John Brother RC Can't read 60 Farmer's brother Single Donegal IE
  Boyle Bernard Son RC Can't read 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Boyle Mary Dau RC RW 31 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Boyle Ellen Dau RC RW 22 Knitter Single Donegal IE
  Notes:
Anne and Bridget b. 4 Jan 1869 baptised Glenties
Bernard b. 8 June 1871
                     
7 Timony Connel Head RC Only reads 60 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  Timony Bridget Sister RC RW 62 Farmer's sister Single Donegal IE
  Timony Patrick Nephew RC RW 30 Farm labourer Single Donegal IE
                     
  James Timoney and Bridget Gildea Household          
8 Timony James Head RC Can't read 80 Farmer Widower Donegal Only Irish
  Timony John Son RC RW 38 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Timony Mary Dau RC RW 31 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Ward Anne Niece RC   2   Single Donegal IE

 

Notes:

Children of James and Bridget :

Connell b. 1 Aug 1868 baptised Glenties (Civil Reg. has 30 Oct 1868)

- Connell married Mary McBride, Ardnagappery, in 1902 - see 1901 census Ardnagappery, Tullaghobegley

Bridget b. 26 Sep 1871

Peter b. 5 Dec 1879

Anne b. 20 Jul 1875 married Connell Ward (James, Montymeane) - see 1901 census Montymeane

Mary married William McHugh

James married Anne Brennan - see 1901 census Lughveen

                     
  John Timoney and Hannah McLoone Household          
9 Timoney John Head RC RW 39 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Timoney Hannah Wife RC RW 37   Married Donegal IE
  Timoney Bridget Sister RC RW 43 Hosiers Single Donegal IE
  Dunnion Grace Visitor RC Only reads 47 Hosiers Widow Donegal IE
  McLoone Mary Visitor RC Only reads 35 Hosiers Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

John was the son of Miles Timoney

- his sister Ellen married Connell McMonagle - see 1901 census Lughveen

                     
  John McElwee and Mary Brown Household          
10 McElwee John Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McElwee Mary Wife RC RW 40   Married Donegal IE
  McElwee Charles Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McElwee Ellen Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McElwee Thomas Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McElwee Connell Son RC   4   Single Donegal Only Irish
  McElwee Mary Anne Dau RC   6mths   Single Donegal  
  Harkin Bridget Servant RC Only reads 20 General Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
                     
11 Gallagher John Head RC Can't read 63 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC Can't read 59   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Catherine Dau RC RW 23 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Anne Dau RC RW 19 Dressmaker Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC RW 15 Shirtmaker Single Donegal IE
                     
12 Brown Charles Head RC Only reads 66 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Brown John Brother RC Only reads 64   Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Servant RC Can't read 78 General Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  Brown Neil Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
13 McGarrigle Patrick Head RC Can't read 30 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McGarrigle Mary Sister RC Only reads 34 Farmer's sister Single Donegal IE
  McGarrigle Anne Sister RC RW 32 Knitter Single Donegal IE
                     
  Patrick Brown and Bridget McMonagle Household          
14 Brown Teague Head RC RW 33 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  Brown John Brother RC RW 30   Single Donegal IE
  Brown Bridget Sister RC Can't read 31 Housekeeper Single Donegal IE
  Brown Sarah Sister RC RW 28 Dressmaker Single Donegal IE
  Sweeney Mary Niece RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal IE
 

Note:

1851 census search form showed parents were Patrick Brown and Bridget McMonagle

- 1851, family found, children Teague 7, Annie 2. Other children according to applicant are Mary, Bridget, Owen or John, Sarah & two others

John Brown, son of Patrick, married Catherine Harkin, Boultypatrick, Kilteevoge, dau of John, 21 Jan 1903. Witnesses William Brown, Clogher, Fintown

and Bridget Harkin, Boultypatrick

Catherine's family - see 1901 census Boultypatrick

                     

 

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