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1901 Census Ballintra, Arranmore Island, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Language
                     
   John McGinley and Mary Gallagher Household           
46 McGinley  John  Head  RC  Can't read  60 Farmer/Carpenter  Married  Donegal  IE
   McGinley  Mary  Wife  RC  Can't read  66 Housekeeper  Married  Donegal  Only Irish
   Cavanagh  Rose  Sister  RC  Can't read  48 Boarder  Widow  Donegal  IE
   Cavanagh  Madge  Niece  RC  Can't read  7 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
  

Note:

Rose McGinley, dau of Andrew, married David Kavanagh, vagrant, son of Patrick Kavanagh, Castlebar?, 18 Apr 1881 in Glenties. Witnesses

Michael McLoone and Mary Gallagher, Glenties

                     
   Frank Molloy and Ellen O'Donnell Household           
47 Molloy  Frank  Head  RC  Can't read  80 Farmer  Married  Donegal  Only Irish
   Molloy  Ellen  Wife  RC  Can't read  78 Housekeeper  Married  Donegal  Only Irish
   Molloy  James  Son  RC  37 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Molloy  Ellen  Dau-in-law  RC  Can't read  35 Housekeeper  Married  Donegal  Only Irish
   Molloy  Joseph  GSon  RC  RW  16 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Molloy  Mary  Gdau  RC  Can't read  3 Scholar  Single  Donegal  Only Irish
   Molloy  James  Gson  RC  Can't read  5 Scholar  Single  Donegal  Only Irish
 

Notes:

Children of Frank and Ellen :

Catherine b. 18 Feb 1864
James married Ellen McCauley (Patrick, Gortgar)

                               
   Dominick O'Donnell and Grace O'Donnell Household           
48 O'Donnell  Dominick  Head  RC  RW  39 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   O'Donnell  Grace  Wife  RC  Can't read  34 Housekeeper  Married  Donegal  IE
   O'Donnell  Joseph  Son  RC  RW  7 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
                               
   Andrew Gallagher and Mary O'Donnell Household           
49 Gallagher  Andrew  Head  RC  Can't read  40 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Mary  Wife  RC  RW  35    Married  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Barney  Son  RC  RW  14 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Patrick  Son  RC  RW  9 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Mary  Dau  RC  RW  7 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   O'Donnell  Bridget  Mo-in-law?  RC  Can't read  68    Widow  Donegal  IE
                               
   William Boyle (Hugh) and Fanny McGinley Household          
50 Boyle  William  Head  RC  Can't read  76 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Fanny  Wife  RC  Can't read  60    Married  Donegal  IE
   McGinley  Willie?  Stepson  RC  Can't read  32 Farm Svt  Single  Donegal  IE
  

Notes:

William Boyle (Hugh) married 1. Norah O Donnell

William son of Hugh Boyle and Catherine Gallagher - see 1901 census Ballintra

Children of William and Norah:

Cecelia married 1. John Rogers (Phil) Inishkeeragh  2. Patrick Boyle (John) - Fallagowan

Charles married Sheila Boyle - Leabgarrow
John married Bridget Gallagher (Eamon, Toories) - Leabgarrow
Bridget married Michael Conigley - Leabgarrow

William Boyle married 2. Fanny McGinley on Feb 23 1892

                     
   Daniel Boyle and Bridget O’Hara Household           
51 Boyle  Daniel  Head  RC  Can't read  51 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Biddy  Wife  RC  Can't read  43    Married  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Biddy  Dau  RC  RW  14 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Patrick  Son  RC  RW  12 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Madgie  Dau  RC  RW  10 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Ellen  Dau  RC  Can't read  9    Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Michael  Son  RC  Can't read  5    Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Fanny  Dau  RC  Can't read  2    Single  Donegal   
                               
   Anthony Gallagher and Margaret Ward Household           
52 Gallagher  Anthony  Head  RC  Can't read  70 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Margaret  Wife  RC  Can't read  49    Married  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Nancy  Dau  RC  Can't read  24 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Mary  Dau  RC  Can't read  22 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  IE
  

Notes:

Anthony Gallagher (Denis) married 3 times :

1. Madge McGinley - William b. 7/06/67
2. Margaret Connolly - Nancy b. 6/08/80
3 Margaret (nee Ward) Coll, Sheskinarone, on Apr 22 1885

Margaret Ward married twice :

1. Thomas Coll, Sheskinarone, 5 Mar 1872

2. Anthony Gallagher, 22 Apr 1885

Children of Thomas and Margaret :

Frances b. 19 Mar 1881(d.1882)
Catherine b. 4 Mar 1874 married Paddy McNulty, Glenmornan Tyrone
Mary b. 8 Feb 1876 married Neil McCole (Charles, Roshin Acres)
Rose (Roise Rua) b. 13 Mar 1879 married James Green (Daniel/Fanny) - see #54 below

- her autobiography has been published : Róise Rua, edited by Pádraig Ua Cnáimhsí
Margaret Ward's sister Bridget married Michael Gallagher - see 1901 census Cloghcor

                     
   Patrick McGinley and Mary Lyons Household           
53 McGinley  Patrick  Head  RC  Can't read  29 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   McGinley  Mary  Wife  RC  Can't read  31    Married  Donegal  IE
   McGinley  Mary  Dau  RC  Can't read  3    Single  Donegal  IE
   McGinley  Patrick  Son  RC  Can't read  2    Single  Donegal  IE
  Note: Mary dau of Patrick Lyons & Grace O'Donnell - see 1901 census Leabgarrow
                               
   Daniel Green and Fanny Duffy Household           
54 Green  Daniel (Shane) Head  RC  Can't read  60 Farmer  Married  Donegal  Only Irish
   Green  Fanny  Wife  RC  Can't read  60    Married  Donegal  Only Irish
   Green  Hugh  Son  RC  Can't read  13 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  Only Irish
   Green  Bridget  Dau  RC  Can't read  11 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  Only Irish
   Green  Mick  Son  RC  Can't read  7 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  Only Irish

 

Notes:

Ellen b. 19 May 1876 in Annagry (d.1900) married Denis Green (Frank) - see #35 above
James married Roise Rua Coll - see #52 above

                               
   John Bonner and Fanny Lyons Household           
55 Bonner  John  Head  RC  Can't read  69 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Bonner  Fanny  Wife  RC  Can't read  60    Married  Donegal  IE
   Bonner  Nassau  Son  RC  Can't read  26 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
   Bonner  Jack  Son  RC  RW  23 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
   Bonner  John  Son  RC  Can't read  16 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
  

Notes:

Fanny dau of  Matthew Lyons, Teelin (Glencolumbkille) and Fanny (Nuala) Green - see notes for no 64, below

James b. 15/09/66 Fanny b. 17/02/68  Patrick b. 29/09/70  Matthew b. 28/03/72  Denis b. 28/05/75  Jack b. 25/10/77
Rose b. 17/12/80 married

1. Anthony Green (Daniel) - see below
2. Hugh Boyle (Joseph/Una)

                     
   Hugh O'Hara and Grace Boyle Household           
56 O'Hara  Hugh  Head  RC  Can't read  70 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   O'Hara  Grace  Wife  RC  Can't read  65    Married  Donegal  IE
   O'Hara  Anthony  Son  RC  RW  22 Fisherman  Married  Donegal  IE
   O'Hara  Madge  Dau-in-law  RC  RW  25    Married  Donegal  IE
 

Notes:

Hugh (Paddy) O'Hara, son of Patrick O'Hara and Mary (Dockie) Gallagher, was married to Grace (Grania Jack) Boyle, dau of Jack Boyle

Children of Hugh and Grace

Anthony married Madgie (Joe Johndy) Boyle 4 Feb 1900

John (Jack Hughdie) married Kate (Paddy Mor) Boyle 12 Nov 1887 - see 1901 census Leabgarrow

Hugh married Anne Gallagher (Bryan) - see below

Bridget b Feb 20 1866  Daniel b May 14 1875  Anthony b Dec 1 1878

Katie married Daniel Green (Daniel) - see below

Hugh's siblings:
Paddy married Ellen 'Matthew' Lyons - Leabgarrow
Francis married Anne 'Matthew' Lyons - Leabgarrow
Madge married James Gillespie - Aphort
Mary married James O'Neill - Tyrone
Margaret married Patrick Boyle - MD
Bridget married Charles McCauley - MI

                     
   Hugh O'Hara and Anne Gallagher Household          
57 O'Hara  Hugh  Head  RC  RW  32 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   O'Hara  Annie  Wife  RC  RW  34 Dressmaker  Married  Donegal  IE
   O'Hara  Hugh  Son  RC  Can't read  2    Single  Donegal   
 

Notes:

Anne dau of Bryan Gallagher and Mary Green - see below

Mary b Apr 22 1901  John b June 24 1903  Bryan b May 19 1906 Grace b June 24 1907 

                     
58 Gallagher  Hannah  Head  RC  Can't read  65 Farmer  Widow  Donegal  Only Irish
                               
   Daniel Gallagher and Grace Early Household           
59 Gallagher  Dan  Head  RC  Can't read  36 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Grace  Wife  RC  RW  34 Shirt Maker  Married  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  Bryan  Son  RC  Can't read  5    Single  Donegal   
   Gallagher  Mary  Dau  RC  Can't read  4    Single  Donegal   
   Gallagher  Manus  Son  RC  Can't read  1    Single  Donegal  IE
   Gallagher  John  Son  RC  Can't read  9mo     Single  Donegal  IE
   Note: Anne and Grace b Sep 15 1902  Rose b Oct 29 1903        
                               
   Bryan Gallagher and Mary Green (Daniel) Household          
60 Gallagher  Bryan  Head  RC  Can't read  70 Farmer  Married  Arranmore  IE
   Gallagher  Mary  Wife  RC  Can't read  70 Shirt Maker  Married  Arranmore  IE
   Gallagher  Bridget  Dau  RC  RW  40 Farmer's dau  Single  Arranmore  IE
   Gallagher  Ned  Son  RC  RW  28 Farmer  Married  Arranmore  IE
   Gallagher  Annie  Dau-in-law  RC  RW  21 Shirt Maker  Married  Inishkeeragh  IE
   Gallagher  Mary  GDau  RC  Can't read  1    Single  Donegal  IE
  

Notes:

1. Bryan was a son of Timothy Gallagher

2. Timothy Gallagher, 90, widower, died on Innisfree, June 8 1866

3. Bryan Gallagher was a brother of:
- Hannah married Patrick McCauley - Gortgara
- Edward married Caroline Gallagher - Inishkeeragh
- Daniel married Catherine Gallagher - Inishkeeragh
- Patrick married Mary Gallagher. Their dau Bella m Daniel O'Donnell - see 1901 census Inishkeeragh

4. Mary Green was a sister of:
- Daniel married Susan O'Donnell - see below
- Ellen married Hugh Rodgers - Toories
- Isabelle married Hugh Boyle - Meenderryowen
- Rose married Edward Gallagher - Leabgarrow
- Nora married John McGowan - see above 

5. Children of Bryan and Mary -

Edward b May 10 1869 married Anne Sweeney (Maurice, Inniskeeragh) - see 1901 census Inishkeeragh

Daniel married Grace Early - see above

Timothy married Bridget Doherty (John, Meenmore) - see 1901 census Innisfree

Patrick married Anne Gallagher (Manus, Crickamore) - see 1901 census Innisfree

Edward b May 10 1869 married Anne Sweeney - Mary b Apr 17 1901, Anne b Feb 8 1903

John b. Aug 3 1866 married Susan Gallagher (Hugh) - Leabgarrow

Anne b Jul 28 1864 married Hugh O'Hara (Hugh) - see above

Hannah married James Sweeney (Dungloe) – see 1901 census Dungloe Townland

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   Edward Green and Bridget Boyle Household           
61 Green  Bridget  Head  RC  Can't read  55 Farmer  Widow  Donegal  IE
   Green  Mary  Dau  RC  RW  25 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  IE
   Green  Owen  Son  RC  RW  24 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
   Green  Hugh  Son  RC  RW  24 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
  

Note:

Edward Green was the son of Michael Green and Grace Gallagher

Edward Green (Michael) married Bridget Boyle (John, Meenderryowan) on Feb 9 1865 in St Mary’s Belcruit

His brother Owen married Mary Boyle, immigrated to New York 29 Apr 1870 on 'Anglia' - Beaver Island

Children of Edward and Bridget :

Grace b Mar 3 1866 m John Boyle - see 1901 census Leabgarrow for Grace and sisters Bridget & Ellen

Bridget b Jul 11 1868 married Denis McGowan (John) 

Michael married Madge Boyle (Hugh) - see 1901 census Innisfree

Mary b. c1875 married Hugh Gallagher (Dominic)

Owen b May 25 1876

Hugh b 1876 immigrated to St John's New Brunswick on 20 Mar 1908 on 'The Empress of Ireland', going to his uncle Owen Green in Charlevoix MI

- he returned to Arranmore and in 1915 married Sheila O'Donnell (Daniel, Inishkeeragh)

                     
   John McCauley and Bridget Gallagher Household           
62 McCauley  Bridget  Head  RC  Can't read  72 Farmer  Widow  Donegal  Only Irish
   McCauley  John  Son  RC  RW  46 Farmer's son  Married  Donegal  IE
   McCauley  Winnie  Dau-in-law  RC  RW  36    Married  Donegal  IE
   McCauley  Bridget  Gdau  RC  RW  11 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   McCauley  Daniel  GSon  RC  RW  9 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   McCauley  Winnie  Gdau  RC  RW  7 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   McCauley  Mary  Gdau  RC  RW  6 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   McCauley  Annie  Gdau  RC  Can't read  4    Single  Donegal  IE
   McCauley  Ellen  Gdau  RC  Can't read  2    Single  Donegal  IE
  

Notes:

John married Winnie McGowan

                     
   Philip Boyle and Bridget Doherty Household           
63 Boyle  Philip  Head  RC  RW  47 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Bridget  Wife  RC  Can't read  50    Married  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Joseph  Son  RC  RW  14 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Phill  Son  RC  RW  12 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Jack  Son  RC  RW  10 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Mary  Dau  RC  RW  8 Scholar  Single  Donegal  IE
   Note: Philip Boyle (John) married Bridget Doherty (Owen, Magheralosk) on Feb 2 1880 in St Mary's Gweedore
                               
   John Lyons and Sophia Boyle Household           
64 Lyons  Sophia  Head  RC  Can't read  50 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Lyons  Fanny  Dau  RC  RW  28 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  IE
   Lyons  Owen  Son  RC  RW  26 Farmer's son  Single  Donegal  IE
   Lyons  Mary  Dau  RC  RW  24 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  IE
   Lyons  Nelly  Dau  RC  RW  18 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  IE
   Lyons  Grace  Dau  RC  RW  16 Farmer's dau  Single  Donegal  IE
   Boyle  Grace  Niece  RC  Can't read  6    Single  Donegal  IE
  

Notes:

John Lyons, Scraigathoke (Ballintra), son of Mathew, married Sophia Boyle, Sheskinerone, dau of Eugene (Owen), 21 Feb 1871. Witnesses John Boyle and

Peter McCauley

John Lyons son of Matthew Lyons, Teelin (Glencolumbkille) and Fanny (Nuala) Green

Children of Matthew and Fanny :

John m Sophia Boyle

Patrick m Grace O'Donnell - see 1901 census Leabgarrow

Matthew m Cecilia Ward - see 1901 census Leabgarrow

Anne m Frank O'Hara - see 1901 census Leabgarrow

Nell m Paddy O'Hara (brother to Frank)

Fanny m John Bonner - see household 55, above

Margaret m Frank Rodgers - see 1901 census Fallagowan

Con emigrated to America

Madge m ? Paterson

Children of John and Sophia :

Grace married John O'Donnell, Aphort, 22 Feb 1909

- John son of Patrick O'Donnell and Mary McCauley - see 1901 census Aphort

- John died in the Arranmore disaster - see Arranmore Boating Tragedy 9 Nov 1935

Fanny

Owen

Mary b 2 Nov 1875

Nelly

Niece Grace is dau of Sophia's brother James - see 1901 census Sheskinerone

                     
   Daniel Green and Susan O'Donnell Household          
65 Greene  Daniel  Head  RC  Can't read  63 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Greene  Susan  Wife  RC  Can't read  68    Married  Donegal  IE
   Greene  Anthony  Son  RC  RW  24 Farmer's son  Married  Donegal  IE
   Greene  Rose  Dau-in-law  RC  Can't read  20    Married  Donegal  IE
 

Notes:

Daniel Green (Daniel) married Susan O'Donnell (John, Innisfree) on Feb 5 1864 in St Mary's Belcruit

Daniel Og’s sisters:

Isabel married Hugh Boyle – see 1901 census Meenderryowen

Hannah married John McGowan – see #19

Mary married Brian Gallagher – see #60

Ellen married Hugh Rodgers  – Toories

Rose married Edward Gallagher – Leabgarrow

Children of Daniel and Susan:

Donald b Jan 28 1865 (born in Roshin) married Katie O'Hara (Hugh) - see below

John b Dec 15 1867

Anthony Green (Daniel)b Jan 15 1877 married Rose Bonner (John) on Feb 9 1899. Anthony died 1902.

                     
   Daniel Green and Kate O'Hara Household           
66 Greene  Daniel  Head  RC  RW  35 Farmer  Married  Donegal  IE
   Greene  Kate  Wife  RC  RW  26    Married  Donegal  IE
   Greene  Mary  Dau  RC  Can't read  4    Single  Donegal  IE
   Greene  Susan  Dau  RC  Can't read  3    Single  Donegal  IE
   Greene  Paddy  Son  RC  Can't read  1    Single  Donegal   
  

Notes:

Daniel son of Daniel Green and Susan O'Donnell - see above

Kate dau of Hugh O'Hara and Grace Boyle - see above

Maggie b Apr 13 1904  Grace b Jan 10 1901

                     

 

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