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1901 Census Tirargus, Kilmacrenan, Co Donegal

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 Baxter Thomas Head CofI Only reads 59 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Baxter Anne Wife CofI Only reads 57   Married Donegal Deaf
  Baxter Jane Dau CofI Can't read 19 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
                     
2 Baxter Robert Head CofI RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Baxter Mary Anne Wife CofI RW 30   Married Donegal  
  Baxter Elizabeth Sister CofI RW 35   Single Donegal  
  Baxter Margaret Dau CofI RW 1 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
                     
  Neal McCafferty and Catherine Friel Household          
3 McCafferty Catherine Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  McCafferty Patrick Son RC RW 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  McCafferty Margaret Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McCafferty Francis Son RC RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McCafferty Ellen Dau RC Can't read 1 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                     
4 Dunlop John Head CofI RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Dunlop Rebecca Wife CofI RW 40   Married Donegal  
  Dunlop Hannah Dau CofI RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dunlop William Son CofI RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dunlop John Son CofI RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dunlop Mary Anne Dau CofI RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dunlop James Son CofI RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Smith Mary Boarder CofI RW 60 Knitter Single Donegal  
  Wilkin Mathew Boarder CofI RW 66 Farm Labr Single Donegal  
  Stewart John Visitor CofI RW 20 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Stewart Thomas Visitor CofI RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Joseph Finley and Dora Black Household          
5 Finley Joseph Head CofI RW 65 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Finley Dorothea Wife CofI RW 60   Married Donegal  
  Finley Margaret Dau CofI RW 25 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Finley Dora Dau CofI RW 22 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Wasson Sarah Jane Dau CofI RW 27 Farmer's dau Married Donegal  
  Wasson Samuel Son-in-law CofI RW 30 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Wasson Joseph Gson CofI Only reads 4   Single Donegal  
  Wasson William Gson CofI Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Joseph Finlay, Terargus, farmer, son of Robert, Clerk of Gartan Church, married Dora Black, Terargus, dau of John Black, farmer. Witnesses David

Taylor and GNK O'Donnell

Dau Sarah Jane married Samuel Wasson 19 March 1895 in the Parish Church , Churchill

- their children are buried in Gartan Graveyard - see headstone inscription & photo

                     
6 Elliott Catherine Head Pres RW 40 Farmer Single Ballybo, Donegal
  Elliott Scot? Brother Pres RW 50 Farmer's brother Single Donegal  
                     
  Michael Doherty and Catherine McGinty Household          
7 Doherty Michael Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Doherty Catherine Wife RC Only reads 32   Married Donegal  
  Callaghan Henry Nephew RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Meehan Edward Servant RC Only reads 13 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Michael Doherty, son of Michael and Hannah, married Catherine McGinty, Lettershambo, dau of Patrick and Susan, 13 Oct 1895, at St Patrick's,

Drumkeen, Convoy. Witnesses James Houston, Legland and Mary McElhinney

                     
  James Black and Hannah Tease Household          
8 Black James Head CofI RW 70 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Black Hannah Wife Pres RW 50   Married Donegal  
  Black John Son CofI RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Black Prudence Dau CofI RW 19 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Black Samuel So CofI RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Black Matthew Son CofI RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Black Margaret Dau CofI RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Black Hanna Bella Dau CofI RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Black Sarah Dau CofI RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  John Rankin and Isabella Tease Household          
9 Rankin Isabella Head Pres RW 44   Widow Donegal  
  Rankin Prudence Dau Pres RW 17   Single Donegal  
  Rankin Samuel Son Pres RW 13   Single Donegal  
                     
10 McConnell Noble Head CofI RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McConnell Sarah Wife CofI RW 54   Married Donegal  
  McConnell Jane Anne Dau CofI RW 25 Farmer's dau Married Donegal  
  McConnell Sarah M Dau CofI RW 22 Farmer's dau Married Donegal  
                     
  John Doherty and Fanny Gordon Household          
11 Doherty John Head RC Can't read 46 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Fanny Wife RC RW 46   Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Grace Dau RC RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal IE
  Doherty James Son RC RW 18 Labourer Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Cassie Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Maryanne Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Susan Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Fanny Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
12 Doherty James Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Mary Wife RC Only reads 32   Married Donegal IE
                     
  Hugh Crossan and Margaret McGallaghy Household          
13 Crossan Hugh Head RC Can't read 52 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Crossan Margaret Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal IE
  Crossan Hugh Son RC Can't read 28 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                     
  Bernard Connaghan and Bridget Callaghan Household          
14 Connaghan Bernard Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Connaghan Bridget Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal  
  Connaghan Mary Dau RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Connaghan Bernard Son RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Connaghan Hannah Dau RC Can't read 2 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Connaghan Charles Son RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Connaghan Margery Sister RC Can't read 55 Knitter Single Donegal  
 

Note:

Bernard son of Bernard Connaghan and Margaret Sheils

Bernard Connaghan, Garteen, married Bridget Callaghan, dau of James, Terargus, 24 Feb 1892, at Termon. Witnesses Andrew Gallagher and

Grace Doherty

                     
15 Friel Bernard Head RC RW 48 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Friel Mary Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal  
  Friel Catherine Dau RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Friel James Son RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Friel Patrick Son RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Friel Bridget Dau RC   3 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Friel Mary Dau RC Can't read 1 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Friel Francis Father RC RW 84   Widower Donegal IE
                     
  Neil Gallagher and Anne Sheils Household          
16 Gallagher Neil Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Anne Wife RC Can't read 50   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Andrew Son RC RW 26 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Edward Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Anne Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Grace Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Anne Gdau RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Neil Gson RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Charles Gson RC   2   Single Donegal  
  Note: Family is buried in Gartan graveyard - see headstone inscription and photo
                     
  Neil Gallagher and Mary Doherty Household          
17 Gallagher Neil Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Neil Son RC RW 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Neil son of Patrick?

Children of Neil and Mary :

Neil

James b 4 Oct 1883, m Bridget McDaid, Tirkillen, dau of Patrick McDaid and Catherine McMenamin, 16 Apr 1911 - see scan of marriage

- for Bridget McDaid's family - see 1901 census Tirkillen

Mary

John

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  Bernard McTeague and Hannah Boyle Household          
18 McTague Bernard Head RC RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McTague Hannah Wife RC RW 31   Married Donegal IE
  McTague Thomas Son RC   9mths Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                     
  Moses O'Connor and Mary Kelly Household          
19 O'Connor Moses Head RC RW 66 Farmer Widower Antrim  
  O'Connor Edward Son RC Only reads 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  O'Connor Anne Dau RC Only reads 19 Servant Single Donegal  
                     
20 McTague Walter Head RC RW 65 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McTague Margaret Sis-in-law RC Only reads 50 Farmer's sis-in-law Widow Donegal  
  McTague Hugh Nephew RC RW 20 Farmer's nephew Single Donegal  
  McTague Catherine Niece RC RW 22 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McTague Walter Nephew RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McTague Susan Gniece RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
 

Note:

Sister-in-law is Margaret McCafferty, who is the widow of Stephen McTeague

                     
21 Taylor Thomas Head CofI RW 47 Farmer Single Donegal  
  McKelvey Fanny Sister CofI RW 62 Farmer's sister Widow Donegal  
  Taylor Jane Sister CofI RW 55 Farmer's sister Single Donegal  
                     
22 Taylor Daniel Head CofI RW 48 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Taylor Jane Wife CofI RW 42   Married Donegal  
  Taylor Catherine Dau CofI RW 19 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Taylor Fanny Dau CofI RW 15 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Taylor Thomas Son CofI RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Taylor George Son CofI RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Taylor John Son CofI Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  John O'Donnell and Hannah Murray Household          
23 O'Donnell John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Anne Wife RC Can't read 58   Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Daniel Son RC Can't read 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  O'Donnell John Son RC Can't read 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Kate Dau RC Can't read 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell Stephen Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell Annie Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  John McFeeters and Prudence Tease Household          
24 McFeeters Prudence Head CofI RW 32 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  McFeeters William Son CofI RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McFeeters Isabella Dau CofI RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McFeeters John Son CofI RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McFeeters Prudence Dau CofI RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McFeeters Henry Son CofI RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McFeeters Maggie Dau CofI Can't read 9mths   Single Donegal  
  Ward Edward Servant RC Can't read 58 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
  Wray Matilda Boarder CofI RW 29 Schoolmistress Single Donegal  
                     
25 Doherty Daniel Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Single Donegal IE
                     

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