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1901 Census Oldtown Village, Leck

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 Kennedy Mary Anne Head Pres RW 70   Widow Donegal  
  Kennedy Fanny Dau Pres RW 48 Pensioned Schoolmistress Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Samuel Son Pres RW 31 Grocer's Asst (unemployed) Single Donegal  
                     
2 Russell Robert Head Pres Can't read 48 Ag Labr Married Donegal  
  Russell Maggie A Wife Pres Can't read 48   Married Donegal  
  Russell Samuel Son Pres Only reads 19 Labourer Single Donegal  
  Russell James Son Pres Only reads 19 Labourer Single Donegal  
  Russell Mary Anne Dau Pres RW 17 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  Russell Charles Son Pres RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Russell Robert Son Pres Only reads 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Russell Anderson Son Pres Only reads 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Edward Hanlon and Susan McGinley Household          
3 O'Hanlon Edward Head RC Can't read 35 Rag merchant Married Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Susan Wife RC Can't read 28   Married Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Patrick Son RC Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Hugh Son RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Mary Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Edward Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
 

Note:

Edward Hanlon, Letterkenny, son of Hugh, married Susan McGinley, vagrant, dau of Simon, vagrant, 20 Jul 1889 in Letterkenny. Witensses Bernard Doherty,

Milford and Bernard McGinley, Creeslough

Hugh son of Hugh Hanlon and Margery McCauley - see below

Susan sister of Mary, who married Edward's brother Michael. There was another sister, Ellen??, who married John Crumlish in 1889 -

- John Crumlish, vagrant, son of Thomas Crumlish, Ballyshannon?, m Ellen?? McGinley, vagrant, dau of Simon, Rosgul, 28 Jun 1889. Witnesses Susan McGinley,

  Rosgul and James ?, Ballyshannon

- and a brother Owen - Owen McGinley, vagrant, son of Simon, Creeslough, married Mary Rourke, vagrant, dau of Irwin, 21 Jul 1888 in Letterkenny. Witnesses

   John and Ellen O'Rourke (O'Rourkes were tin smiths) 

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4 Devnny Michael Head RC RW 41 Postman Married Donegal  
  Devnny Sarah Jane Wife RC RW 38   Married Donegal  
  Devnny Joseph Vincent Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  McDade Mary Servant RC RW 24 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
                     
5 Sweeney Michael Head RC RW 40 Mason's labourer Single Donegal IE
                     
  Michael Hanlon and Mary McGinley          
6 O'Hanlon Michael Head RC Can't read 34 Dealer in clothes Married Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Mary Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
  O'Hanlon Mary Dau RC Can't read 12   Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Susan Dau RC Can't read 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Maryanne? Dau RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Sophia Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon John Son RC Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Margaret Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Hugh Son RC Can't read 6mths   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Michael O'Hanlon, Letterkenny, son of Hugh, married Mary McGinley, Letterkenny, dau of Simon, Creeslough, 11 Jul 1885 in Letterkenny. Witnesses

Patrick McGinley, Glenswilly and Winifred McCrossan, Creeslough. Note of 4th degree consanguinity

Michael son of Hugh Hanlon and Margery McCauley - see below

Mary sister of Susan, who married Michael's brother Edward - see above

Michael & Mary were witnesses to a marriage between Charles McConnell & Mary McGinley in 1888 - see 1901 census Little Bridge St, Ramelton

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  Hugh Hanlon and Margery McCauley Household          
7 Hanlon Hugh Head RC RW 63 Clothes dealer Married Donegal IE
  Hanlon Margery Wife RC Can't read 63 Seamstress Married Donegal  
  Hanlon Hugh Son RC RW 25 Clothier Single Donegal IE
  Hanlon Patrick Son RC RW 22 Clothes dealer Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Son Michael b 13 Oct 1866 in Ramelton, m Mary McGinley - see above

Son Edward b 14 May 1870 - see above

Son Hugh b 22 Jun 1872

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8 McKendrick Charles Head RC Can't read 35 General labr Married Donegal  
  McKendrick Mary Wife RC Can't read 34   Married Donegal IE
  McKendrick Joseph Son RC RW 16 General labr Single Donegal IE
  McKendrick Charles Son RC RW 14 General labr Single Donegal IE
  McKendrick Grace Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McKendrick John Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McKendrick Molly Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
9 Love Rose A Head RC Only reads 67 Housekeeper Widow Tyrone  
  Love John Son RC RW 36 Rag merchant Single Tyrone  
                     
10 McFadden Fanny Head RC RW 60   Widow Donegal  
  McFadden Edward Son RC RW 35 Clerk Single Donegal  
  McFadden Patrick Son RC RW 33 Justice of the Peace/Auctioneer Single Donegal  
  McFadden James Son RC RW 31 Farmer Single Donegal  
  McMonagle Neal Servant RC RW 40 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
  Boyle Ellen Servant RC RW 18 Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
                     
11 McCormick Patrick Head RC Only reads 50 Labourer Married Donegal  
  McCormick Sarah Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal  
  McCormick Maria Dau RC RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McCormick John Son RC RW 19 Labourer Single Donegal  
  McCormick Sarah Dau RC RW 17 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McCormick Anne Dau RC RW 16 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McCormick Bella Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
12 McCurrnie? Francis Head RC Can't read 35 General labr Married Donegal  
  McCurrnie? Lizzie Wife RC RW 33   Married Donegal  
  McCurrnie? James Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McCurrnie? Francis Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McCurrnie? Philip Son RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
13 Carre John Head RC Can't read 55 General labr Married Donegal  
  Carre Isabella Wife RC Can't read 54   Married Donegal  
  Carre John Son RC RW 27 General labr Married Donegal  
  Carre Grace Dau RC RW 22   Married Donegal  
  Carre Rosy Dau RC RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Carre Ellen Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McNulty Ellen Gdau RC Can't read 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gordan John Son-in-law RC RW 22 General labr Married Donegal  
                     
14 Gallagher Ellen Head RC RW 50   Widow Donegal IE
  Gallagher Bernard Son RC RW 17 Labourer General Single Donegal  
                     
15 Harkin Anne Head RC RW 54   Widow Donegal  
  Harkin Hannah Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
16 McGinley Owen Head RC Can't read 35 Tin smith Single Donegal IE
  McGinley Simon Brother RC Can't read 32 Tin smith Single Donegal IE
  McGinley Catherine Sister RC Can't read 30 Housekeeper Single Donegal IE
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17 Friel Hugh Head Episc RW 58 Ma? Merchant Widower Donegal  
  Friel Sarah Dau Episc RW 21 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Friel Martha Dau Episc RW 14 Seamstress Single Donegal  
                     
18 Synnott Myles Head RC Can't read 47 Carpenters master Married Wexford  
  Synnott Anne Wife RC RW 36   Married Wexford  
  Synnott James Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Cork  
  Synnott Bridget Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Kerry  
  Synnott John Son RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Galway  
  Synnott William Son RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Galway  
  Synnott Eliza Dau RC Can't read 4   Single Co Down  
  Synnott Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Co Down  
  Synnott Margaret Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Synnott Peter Son RC Can't read 5mths   Single Donegal  
                     
19 Kennedy John Head RC Can't read 35 General labr Married Donegal  
  Kennedy Margaret Wife RC Can't read 36   Married Donegal  
  Kennedy Thomas Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  O'Hanlon Mary Sister-in-law RC RW 23 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Torrens Martha Visitor RC Can't read 17 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
                     
20 Gallagher Francis Head RC Can't read 60 Fowl dealer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Jane Wife RC Only reads 50   Married Donegal  
  Gallagher Francis Son RC Can't read 30 Fowl dealer Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Joseph Son RC RW 19 Fowl dealer Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Eliza Dau RC RW 17 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 15 Fowl dealer Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Susan Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Samuel Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Edward Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Charles Son RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
21 McCormack Samuel Head RC RW 70 Masons labr Widower Donegal IE
                     
22 McGrath Henry Head RC Can't read 50 Cattle dealer Married Donegal  
  McGrath Bridget Wife RC Can't read 33 Seamstress Married Donegal IE
  McGrath Mary Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGrath Edward Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGrath John Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGrath Rose Dau RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGrath Maggie Dau RC Can't read 2 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGrath Henry Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
                     
23 Gallagher Mary Head RC Only reads 71 Seamstress Widow Donegal IE
  Gallagher Daniel Son RC RW 40 National Teacher Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Neal Son RC RW 45 Painter & Glazier Widower Donegal IE
  Gallagher Daniel Gson RC RW 17 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
24 Boyce Charles Head RC RW 42 Blacksmith Single Donegal IE
  Boyce Ellen Sister RC RW 41 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  Boyce Sarah Niece RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McCloskey Sarah J Niece RC RW 24 Housekeeper Single Philadelphia, USA
  Hansburgh Joanas H Visitor Cong RW 25 Lietenant on board ship Single America  
  McGee Mary A Servant RC RW 15 General Domestic Svt Single America  
                     
25 Arnold Charles Head Pres RW 55 Carpenters master Married Tyrone  
  Arnold Isabella Wife Pres RW 50   Married Donegal  
                     
26 Boyce John Head RC Only reads 60 Blacksmith Married Donegal  
  Boyce Mary Wife RC RW 45 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
  Boyce William Son RC RW 22 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyce John Son RC RW 17 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyce Sarah Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyce Charles Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McGlynn Susan Servant RC RW 22 General Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Ellen Visitor RC RW 18 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     

 

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