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1901 Census Meenreagh, Kilmacrenan, Co Donegal

 

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  William McGettigan and Margery McGarvey Household          
1 McGettigan William Head RC RW 54 Farmer/Road contractor Married Donegal IE
  McGettigan Philip Son RC RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Bernard Son RC RW 13 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Edward Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Fanny Dau RC RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Rose Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Mary Anne Dau RC Can't read 3 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

William McGettigan, farmer, Meenreagh, son of Philip, married Margery McGarvey, Libbadhu (sic) Milford, dau of Bernard McGarvey, farmer,

6 Feb 1883. Witnesses Patrick McCormick and Catherine Gallagher

Margery with her mother Rose in Carrownaganonagh - see 1901 census Carrownaganonagh

William son of Philip and Frances McGettigan

Children of Philip and Frances McGettigan :

William, married Margery McGarvey

Ellen, married William McGonigle - see 1901 census Rathdonnell

Mary Anne, married John McCafferty - see 1901 census Casheleenan

Philip, married Anne McCafferty - see below

Bridget, married Patrick McCay, Keelpges

                     
  Patrick McGettigan and Barbara McGettigan Household          
2 McGettigan Patrick Head RC RW 56 Farmer/Road contractor Married Donegal IE
  McGettigan Barbara Wife RC RW 53   Married Donegal  
  McGettigan Edward Son RC Can't read 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGettigan James Son RC Can't read 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGettigan William Son RC RW 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGettigan Patrick Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGettigan John Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGettigan Mary Anne Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McGettigan Catherine Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Patrick McGettigan, 28, Meenreagh, son of Francis, married Barbara McGettigan, 23, Legnahoory, dau of John, 4 Feb 1875 in Kilmacrenan. Witnesses

William McGettigan, Meenreagh, and Catherine McGettigan, Legnahoory. Note of degree of consanguinity (unreadable)

Barbara dau of John McGettigan and Catherine Doherty - see 1901 census Legnahoory household 3, for her brothers & mother

Barbara applied for the old age pension in 1916, stating her parents were John and Catherine McGettigan from Legnahoory

Children of Patrick and Barbara :

In 1911 they had 10 children born/8 living

Francis b 25 Dec 1875 emigrated to Chester, PA, America

John b 22 May 1877 d bef 1890?

Edward b 6 Mar 1879

Manus

Mary Anne b 28 Mar 1882

James

William b 10 Jan 1885

Patrick

John emigrated 30 Apr 1910 on the California to joing brother Francis at 331 10th St, Chester, PA.

- his description at emigration was 23 yrs, labourer, 5'8" tall, with fair complexion, brown hair & blue eyes

- married Catherine Friel in PA - see 1901 census Goldrum

Catherine

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  Philip McGettigan and Anne McCafferty Household          
3 McGettigan Philip Head RC RW 30 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McGettigan Anne Wife RC RW 27   Married Donegal IE
  McGettigan Patrick Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGettigan William Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGettigan Philip Son RC Can't read 6 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGettigan John Son RC Can't read 2 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGettigan Bridget Dau RC Can't read 4 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McGettigan Catherine Dau RC Can't read 1 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
 

 

                     
4 McGettigan Daniel Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Rose Sister RC RW 47   Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Michael Brother RC RW 39 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan John Nephew RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
5 McGettigan Daniel Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  McGettigan Isabella Dau RC Only reads 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     
6 Lynagh Michael Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Lynagh Ellen Wife RC Can't read 44   Married Donegal IE
  Lynagh Michael Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Lynagh Alice Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Lynagh John Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Lynagh Patrick Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Lynagh Bridget Dau RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Lynagh Stephen Son RC Can't read 5 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
  Lynagh Bella Dau RC Can't read 1 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
  McMonagle Stephen Boarder RC Can't read 76 Ret cattle dealer Widower Donegal IE
                     
  Daniel McGettigan and Margaret Murray Household          
7 McGettigan Daniel Head RC RW 74 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McGettigan Margaret Wife RC RW 55   Married Donegal IE
  McGettigan James Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Neal Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Edward Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Grace Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     
8 McGettigan John Head RC Only reads 60 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Edward Brother RC RW 58 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
  McGettigan Eleanor Sister RC Can't read 54 Housekeeper Single Donegal IE
                     
9 McMonagle Cornelius Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  McMonagle Mary Anne Dau RC RW 30 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     

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