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1901 Census Brinlack, Tullaghobegly, Co Donegal

 

(Photograph by Joseph Mischyshyn)

This Census was transcribed by Lindel and forms part of  the Donegal Genealogy Resources website

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 Ward Bridget Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
Ward Sarah Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Ward Margaret Dau RC RW 13 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Ward Bridget Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ward Madgy Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ward Charles Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ward George Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
                   
2 Ferry Manus Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Sarah Wife RC Can't read 35   Married Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Mary Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Rose Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry James Son RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry John Son RC RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Kate Dau RC Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
3 McCue John Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McCue Margaret Wife RC Can't read 35 Farmer's wife Married Donegal Only Irish
McCue Daniel Son RC Can't read 11   Single Donegal  
McCue Daniel Brother RC Can't read 42 Farm Labr Single Donegal IE
McCue Owen Brother RC Can't read 30 Farm Labr Single Donegal IE
                   
4 Ferry Owen Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Mary Wife RC Can't read 58 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Daniel Son RC Can't read 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ferry Edward Son RC Can't read 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ferry John Son RC Can't read 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ferry Grace Dau RC Can't read 26 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Ferry Margaret Dau RC RW 22 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                   
5 Ward John Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
Ward Peggy Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal Only Irish
Ward Patrick Son RC Can't read 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Ward Maggie Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Ward Sarah Dau RC Can't read 7 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
Ward Thomas Son RC Can't read 4 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Ward Annie Dau RC Can't read 2 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
Ward Unity Dau RC Can't read 1 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
6 McFadden James Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McFadden Norah Wife RC Can't read 69 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McFadden Mary Dau RC Can't read 30 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
McFadden Susan Dau RC Can't read 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
McFadden Neil Son RC Can't read 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McFadden Manus Son RC Can't read 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McFadden Patrick Son RC Can't read 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
                   
7 Ferry James Head RC Can't read 35 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Fanny Wife RC Can't read 30 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry James Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Willaim Son RC Can't read 5 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Mary Dau RC Can't read 3 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Patrick Son RC Can't read 1 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
8 McFadden John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
McFadden John Son RC Can't read 24 Farmer's son Married Donegal IE
McFadden Peggie Dau-in-law RC RW 22 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
                   
9 Gallagher Daniel Head RC Can't read 50 Merchant Married Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Madgey Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 16 Shop assistant Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Charles Son RC RW 15 Farm Labr Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Susan Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Kate Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Maggie Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Ellen Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Patrick Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher John Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Dan Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Bridget Dau RC Can't read 6mths   Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
10 McCue Patrick Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Widower Donegal Only Irish
McCue Mary Dau RC Can't read 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
11 Ferry James Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Mary Wife RC Can't read 35 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Michael Son RC Can't read 4 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ferry Hanah Dau RC Can't read 3 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Patrick Son RC Can't read 1mth Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                   
12 McFadden Margaret Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish
McFadden Patrick Son RC Can't read 37 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
McFadden James Son RC Can't read 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
13 McCue Daniel Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McCue Sarah Wife RC Can't read 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McCue John Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McCue Patrick Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McCue Edward Son RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                   
14 Sweeney Neil Head RC Can't read 30 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Sweeney Mary Wife RC Can't read 30 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Sweeney John Son RC Can't read 13 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Sweeney Neil Son RC Can't read 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Sweeney Hugh Son RC Can't read 12 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Sweeney Katie Dau RC Can't read 10 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
Sweeney Anne Dau RC Can't read 8 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
Sweeney Mary Dau RC Can't read 4 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
15 Sweeney Hugh Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
Sweeney Margaret Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Sweeney Neil Son RC Can't read 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Sweeney Patrick Son RC Can't read 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Sweeney Anne Dau RC Can't read 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Sweeney Hugh Son RC Only reads 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                   
16 Gallagher Michael Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Single Donegal IE
Gallagher Mary Sister RC Can't read 60 farmer's sister Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher Sarah Sister RC Can't read 58 farmer's sister Single Donegal Only Irish
Gallagher John Brother RC Can't read 63 Farmer's brother Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
17 Ferry Michael Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Anne Wife RC Can't read 38 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Margaret Dau RC Can't read 14 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Ferry Grace Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Anne Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Edward Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Barney Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Owen Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Andrew Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Edward Brother RC Can't read 40 Farm Labr Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
18 McCue James Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
McCue Sarah Wife RC Can't read 59 Farmer's wife Married Donegal Only Irish
McCue Morris Son RC RW 26 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ferry Maggie Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Married Donegal IE
Ferry Daniel Gson RC   1mth   Single Donegal  
                   
19 McCue John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
McCue Patrick Father RC Can't read 80 Farmer's father Widower Donegal Only Irish
McCue Bridget Dau RC Can't read 22 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
McCue Daniel Son RC Can't read 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McCue Ellen Dau RC Can't read 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                   
John O'Donnell and Kate Cannon Household          
20 O'Donnell John Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
O'Donnell Kate Wife RC RW 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal IE
O'Donnell Hugh Son RC RW 25 Post man Single Donegal IE
O'Donnell John Son RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal IE
O'Donnell Mary Dau RC RW 22 Asst Post Office Single Donegal IE
O'Donnell Kate Dau RC RW 20 Asst Post Office Single Donegal IE
O'Donnell Maggie Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
O'Donnell Susan Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE

Notes:

Children of John and Kate :

John - Rev John O Donnell P.P. Brinaleck
Michael - Rev Michael O' Donnell died in Illinois
Kate (Michael's housekeeper) died in Illinois

                   
21 Ferry Owen Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Mary Wife RC Can't read 30 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Anne Dau RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Siss? Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Hugh Son RC Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Teague Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
22 McCawley John Head RC Can't read 27 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McCawley Rose Wife RC RW 23 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McCawley John Son RC Can't read 3mths Farmer's son Single Donegal  
McCawley Kate Servant RC Can't read 8 Farm Svt Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
23 McCawley Edward Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
McCawley Ellen Dau RC Only reads 12 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
McCawley James Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal Only Irish
McCawley Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
24 Ferry John Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
Ferry Owen Son RC Can't read 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ferry Katie Dau RC Can't read 28 Farmer's dau Married Donegal IE
                   
25 McCue Charles Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McCue Katie Wife RC Can't read 60 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McCue Owen Son RC Can't read 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McCue John Son RC Can't read 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McCue Anne Dau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                   
26 McFadden Patrick Head RC Can't read 40 Tailor Single Donegal IE
                   
27 Ferry Owen Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Grace Wife RC Can't read 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Rosey Dau RC Can't read 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Ferry John Son RC Can't read 12 Farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Mary Dau RC Can't read 7 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Daniel Son RC Can't read 4 farmer's son Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Anne Dau RC Can't read 2 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
Hugh Ferry and Anne O'Donnell Household          
28 Ferry Hugh Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Anne Wife RC Can't read 60 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Mary Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal Only Irish

Notes:

Mary b 16 May 1884, bap 18 May, sponsors Patrick McFadden and Rose Cannon

Dau Cecilia married Teague McFadden - see 1901 census Knockfola

Researcher: Geri - Email

                   
29 Ferry Owen Head RC Can't read 60 Faremr Married Donegal IE
Ferry Bridget Wife RC Can't read 62 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Michael Son RC Can't read 27 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Ferry Bridget Dau RC Can't read 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                   
30 Ferry Patrick Head RC Can't read 33 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Maggie Wife RC Can't read 34 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Katie Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Bridget Dau RC RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry John Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal IE
                   
31 Friel Daniel Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Friel Sophia Wife RC Can't read 61 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Friel Philip Son RC RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McLaughlin Katie Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McLaughlin Bridget Gdau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
                   
32 Doohan Hanah Head RC Can't read 55 farmer Single Donegal IE
                   
33 McCue John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
McCue Sissie Wife RC Can't read 60 Farmer's wife Married Donegal  
McCue Anne Dau RC Can't read 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
                   
Hugh Heraghty and Giles McGeady Household          
34 Herity Hugh Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Herity Gilley Wife RC Can't read 55 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McGarvey Sophia Dau RC Can't read 19 Farmer's dau Married Donegal IE
Herity Daniel Son RC Can't read 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Herity Rose Mother RC Can't read 72 Farmer's mother Widow Donegal IE

Note:

Hugh, son of Denis Herity (Heraghty) and Rose ? m Giles McGeady, dau of Michael McGeady and Sara McHugh (McCue)

8 Jun 1871 at St Mary's. Witnesses Patrick and Bridget McGee, Cotteen (Magheragallen)

Children of Hugh and Giles -

Son Denis b 8 Oct 1877, bap 12 Oct. Godparents Patrick and Hannah Ferry

Denis m Hannah Ferry, dau of Bernard Ferry and Grace O'Donnell, below, 5 Feb 1907 at St Mary's. Witnesses John

McGarvey and Margaret Ferry

Dau Sophia m Hugh McGarvey, son of Edward McGarvey and  Sophia Gallagher, below,  5 Feb 1901. Witnesses  Michael Gallagher and Mary McGarvey, Brinlack.

Siblings of Hugh Heraghty -

John m Margaret Doohan, dau of Patrick, Brinlack 29 Jun 1875 witnesses Cormick McHugh, Brinlack and Catherine McFadden,

Bloody Foreland
Denis m Mary Doohan, dau of Patrick, Brinlack 23 Jan 1873 witnesses Patrick McCloskey, Derry Beg and Winifred Ward

Siblings of Giles McGeady -

Denis McGeady m Bridget Ferry, dau of John Ferry and Mary Doogan, Brinlack, 15 Feb 1882 witnesses Andrew Curran and

Anne McHugh, Brinlack (Denis & Bridget 3rd cousins)
Mary McGeady m Patrick Curran, son of Michael Curran and Catherine Ferry, Bun?? 20 Feb 1882 witnesses Hugh McGeady,

Bloody Foreland and Ellen Ferry, Brinlack (Mary & Patrick 3rd cousins) - see below
Researcher: Terri - Email

                   
35 Gallagher Patrick Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Gallagher Mary Wife RC Can't read 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Gallagher Daniel Son RC RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Gallagher Margaret Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Gallagher Con Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Gallagher John Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Gallagher Katie Dau RC RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Gallagher Thomas Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal Only Irish
                   
36 Coyle James Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Coyle Sarah Wife RC Can't read 60 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Coyle Peter Son RC Can't read 33 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Coyle Owen Son RC Can't read 30 farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Coyle Katie Dau RC Can't read 31 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                   
37 Ferry Charles Head RC Can't read 44 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Ferry Mary Wife RC Can't read 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Ferry Bridget Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Mary dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Patrick Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Ferry Owen Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Manus Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal Only Irish
Ferry Neil Son RC Can't read 3mths   Single Donegal  
                   
38 McGeady Andrew Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Single Donegal IE
McGeady John Brother RC Can't read 35 Farm Asst Single Donegal IE
McGeady Katie Sister RC Can't read 30 farmer's sister Single Donegal IE
McGeady Bridget Mother RC Can't read 70 Farmer's Mother Widow Donegal IE
McGeady Bridget Niece RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                   
39 McCue John Head RC Can't read 54 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McCue Hannah Wife RC Can't read 54   Married Donegal Only Irish
McCue Cormick Son RC RW 27 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
McCue John Son RC RW 24 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
McCue Sarah Dau RC RW 19 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
                   
40 McCue Denis Head RC Can't read 35 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McCue Mary Wife RC Can't read 25 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McCue James Son RC Can't read 2 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McCue John Son RC Can't read 1 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
                   
41 McCue Rosey Head RC Can't read 70 farmer Widow Donegal Only Irish
McCue Hugh Son RC Can't read 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McCue Margaret dau RC Can't read 24 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
McCue Anne ? RC Can't read 80 farmer's ? Single Donegal IE
McCue Bridget dau RC Can't read 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                   
42 McGarvey Patrick Head RC Can't read 42 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McGarvey Bridget Wife RC Can't read 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McGarvey Hugh Son RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McGarvey John Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                   
43 McCue John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McCue Anne Wife RC Can't read 60 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
McCue Charles Son RC Can't read 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McCue John Son RC Can't read 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
McCue Anne Dau RC Can't read 35 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
                   
44 McCue John Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
McGarvey Hugh Son-in-law RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McGarvey Katie Dau RC Can't read 41 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
                   
45 McCue Anne Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Single Donegal IE
                   
46 Coyle Hugh Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Coyle Mary Wife RC Can't read 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal IE
Coyle Con Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Coyle Owen Son RC RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
Coyle Mary Dau RC RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Coyle Fanny Dau RC RW 13 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Coyle Anne Dau RC RW 11 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Coyle Hanah Dau RC RW 9 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Coyle James Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single