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1901 Census Carrickfin, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

 

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Townland Notes

No Surname Given Relationship Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Status Born Language
                       
Richard Given and Frances Boyd Household            
1 Given Richard Head CofI RW 41 m Teacher Married Donegal  
  Given Frances Wife CofI RW 34 f Seamstress Married Donegal  
  Given William J Son CofI Can't read 1 m   Single Donegal  
Notes: Richard Given (William, Carrickfin) married Fanny Anne Boyd (Richard, Carrickfin) on Mar 15 1898 in Gweedore
                       
  Andrew DeWard and Elizabeth Cunningham Household            
2 DeWard Andrew Head CofI R&W 36   Farmer Married Donegal  
  DeWard Lizzie Wife CofI R&W 40     Married Donegal I&E
  DeWard Madge Mother CofI can't read 80     Widow Donegal I&E
 

Note:

Andrew Deward (Edward decd) Tubberkeen married Elizabeth Cunningham (George) on Mar 1896 in Gweedore

                   
John Foster and Jane Wilson Household            
3 Foster John Head CofI Can't read 60 m Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Foster Jane Wife CofI RW 54 f   Married Donegal I&E
  Foster James Son CofI RW 27 m Farmer's son Married Donegal I&E
  Foster Catherine Jane Dau-in-law CofI RW 22 f Knitter Married Donegal I&E
  Foster Catherine Dau CofI RW 17 f Farmer's dau Single Donegal I&E
  Foster Sarah Dau CofI RW 15 f Farmer's dau Single Donegal I&E
  Boyd James Visitor CofI RW 30 m Farmer's son Single Donegal I&E
  Boyd Patrick John Visitor CofI RW 26 m Farmer's son Single Donegal I&E
Notes: Rose b June 20 1874  Mary b Mar 02 1876  Alexander b Dec 15 1877 Anne Jane b Oct 10 1879
                       
  James Boyle and Mary Gallagher Household            
4 Boyle James Head RC RW 39 m Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Boyle Mary Wife RC RW 28 f   Married Donegal I&E
  Boyle Condy Son RC Can't read 3 m   Single Donegal  
  Boyle Cecilia Dau RC Can't read 2 f   Single Donegal  
  Boyle Mary Dau RC Can't read 1 f   Single Donegal  
  Note: James Boyle (Patrick) married Mary Gallagher (Condy, Dunmore) on Feb 5 1895 at Kincasslagh
                       
Michael Boyle and Anne Boyle Household            
5 Boyle Michael Head RC RW 47 m Farmer Widower Donegal I&E
  Boyle Annie Dau RC RW 22 f Farmer's dau Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle Cecily Dau RC RW 20 f Cook/Dom Svt Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle Ellen Dau RC RW 18 f Gen Dom Svt Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle Bridget Dau RC RW 13 f Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle Edward Son RC RW 12 m Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle John Son RC RW 8 m Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle James Son RC RW 6 m Scholar Single Donegal I&E
Notes: Anne b Nov 24 1874  Catherine b Dec 24 1876  Cicely b Feb 01 1879  Ellen b Feb 10 1881
                       
James Boyd and Isabella Boyd Household            
6 Boyd James Head CofI RW 61 m Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Boyd Bella Wife CofI RW 49 f   Married Donegal I&E
  Boyd Hugh Son CofI RW 21 m Letter Carrier Single Donegal  
  Boyd John Son CofI RW 19 m Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Boyd James Son CofI RW 11 m Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyd Jane Dau CofI RW 16 f Knitter Single Donegal  
  Boyd Susan Dau CofI RW 13 f Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyd Margaret Dau CofI RW 9 f Scholar Single Donegal  

Notes:

James Boyd (Hugh, Carrickfin) married Isabella Boyd (John Carrickfin) on Mar 26 1878 in Gweedore
Son John married Catherine Alcorn (James) on Apr 08 1909

Hugh b Feb 28 1879  John b Feb 01 1881

                       
Charles Boyle and Bridget McCarron Household            
7 Boyle Bridget Head RC Can't read 60 f Farmer Widow Donegal I&E
  Boyle Annabella Dau RC RW 20 f Knitter Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle Charles Son RC RW 18 m Farmer's son Single Donegal I&E
Notes: Patrick b Sep 21 1869  Sarah b Dec 29 1870  Annabella b Nov 10 1873  Charles b Jan 02 1880
                       
James Duffy and Annabella Duffy Household            
8 Duffy Nappy Head RC Can't read 61 f Farmer Widow Donegal I&E
  Duffy Mary Dau RC Can't read 26 f Knitter Single Donegal I&E
  Duffy James Son RC RW 23 m Farmer's son Single Donegal I&E
  Duffy Denis Son RC Can't read 21 m Farmer's son Single Donegal I&E
  Duffy Michael Son RC Can't read 17 m Farmer's son Single Donegal I&E
  Duffy Bridget Servant RC Can't read 10 f Gen Svt Dom Single Donegal I&E
Notes: Mary b May 04 1873  James Feb 06 1876  Dennis b May 14 1879
                       
  Neil Boyle and Sarah Boyle Household            
9 Boyle Neil Head RC RW 52 m Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Boyle Sarah Wife RC RW 46 f   Married Donegal I&E
  Boyle Mary Dau RC RW 15 f Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Diver Bridget Boarder RC RW 38 f Nat Teacher Widow Donegal I&E

 

Notes:

Dau Mar b 13 Nov 1885, bapt Belcruit 15 Nov, Godparents Hugh Bonar and Mary Boyle - see scan from baptism register

Family moved from Carrickfinn before 1911 - see 1911 census Meenderrynasloe

                       
James Sweeney and Bridget Sweeney Household            
10 Sweeney James Head RC RW 55 m Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Bridget Wife RC Only read 50 f   Married Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Edward Son RC RW 28 m Gen Labr Single Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Daniel Son RC RW 21 m Gen Labr Single Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Joseph Son RC RW 10 m Scholar Single Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Mary Dau RC Only read 24 f Farmer's dau Single Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Hannah Dau RC RW 22 f Cook/Dom Svt Single Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Kate Dau RC RW 16 f Gen Svt Dom Single Donegal I&E
  Sweeney Bridget Dau RC RW 13 f Scholar Single Donegal I&E

Notes:

Mary b Nov 24 1874  Daniel b Jul 15 1879

Hannah b Dec 20 1876 m Bernard Bruce, son of James Bruce and Anne Harkin, Eden, Inishkeel, 9 Feb 1903. See 1901 Eden census

                       
Edward Sharkey and Anne Forker Household            
11 Sharkey Anne Head RC Can't read 86? f Farmer Widow Donegal I&E
  Sharkey Kate Dau RC Only read 38 f Farmer's dau Single Donegal I&E
Notes: Anne b Oct 01 1866
                       
12 Gallagher Jack Head RC Can't read 40 m Farmer Single Donegal I&E
  Gallagher Susan Sister RC Can't read 38 f Knitter Single Donegal I&E
  Gallagher Mary Sister RC Can't read 35 f Knitter Single Donegal I&E
  Gallagher Fannie Sister RC Can't read 30 f Knitter Single Donegal I&E
  Boyle Patrick Servant RC Can't read 10 m Farm Svt Single Donegal I&E
                       
Hugh Boyd and Emily McKinley Household            
13 Boyd Hugh Head Episc RW 45 m Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Boyd Emily Wife Episc RW 36 f   Married Donegal  
  Boyd Wm John? Son Episc RW 6 m Scholar single Donegal  
  Boyd Thomas Son Episc Can't read 6mths m   Single Donegal  
Note: Family emigrated to Canada Jul 12 1912
                       
Christopher Boyd and Elizabeth Foster Household            
14 Boyd Christy Head CofI R&W 55   Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Boyd Lizzie Wife CofI R&W 45     Married Donegal  
  Boyd Maggie Daughter CofI R&W 18   Knitter Single Donegal  
  Boyd George Son CofI R&W 16   Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyd James Son CofI R&W 14   Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyd Minnie Daughter CofI R&W 12   Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyd Tommy Son CofI R&W 10   Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boyd Richard Son CofI R&W 5   Scholar Single Donegal  
  Foster Margaret Mother-in Law CofI R&W 76     Widow Donegal I&E

Notes:

Christopher Boyd (John, Carrickfin) married Elizabeth Foster (Richard, Carrickfin) on Mar 12 1874 in Gweedore

Male b Feb 21 1875  Female b Feb 08 1876  Mary b Aug 01 1877  Richard b Jul 01 1879 

                   
James Alcorn and Elizabeth Boyd Household            
15 Alcorn James Head CofI RW 56 m Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Alcorn Bess Wife CofI RW 40 f   Married Donegal  
  Alcorn William Son CofI RW 21 m Farmer Single Donegal  
  Alcorn James Son CofI RW 19 m Scholar Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Maggie Dau CofI RW 18 f Knitter Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Lizzie A Dau CofI RW 16 f Knitter Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Richard Son CofI RW 12 m Scholar Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Cassie Dau CofI RW 11 f Scholar Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Tommy Son CofI RW 6 m Scholar Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Mary Dau CofI Can't read 3 f Scholar Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Fannie Dau CofI Can't read 8mths f   Single Donegal  

Notes:

James Alcorn (John, Carrickfin) married Elizabeth Boyd (John, Carnboy) on Jan 04 1875 in Gweedore

Dau Catherine married John Boyd (James) on Apr 08 1909 in Gweedore

John b Mar 26 1876  William b Oct 11 1877 Jane b Aug 12 1879

                       
Thomas Alcorn and Catherine Alcorn Household            
16 Alcorn Thomas Head CofI RW 45 m Farmer Single Donegal I&E
  Alcorn Jane Mother CofI RW 80 f   Widow Donegal I&E
  Alcorn Katie Sister CofI RW 42 f Knitter Single Donegal I&E
  Alcorn Cassie Niece CofI RW 21 f Knitter Single Donegal  
  Alcorn Annie Niece CofI RW 19 f Scholar Single Donegal  
Notes: Catherine b Jan 11 1878
                       

 

Townland Notes:

 

Dominick Sharkey and Mary Boyle

 

Dominic Sharkey (c1832 1908) was the son of Hugh Sharkey and Mary McGee

Mary Boyle (c1835 - 1907) was the dau of Neil Boyle

 

The couple and 9 of their children are to be found in the 1881 census in Row, Dumbarton -

 

Dwelling: 12 Havelock Place
Census Place: Row, Dumbarton, Scotland
Source: FHL Film 0203553, GRO Ref Volume 503, Enum Dist 11 Page 41


Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Domnic SHARKY M 49 M Ireland, Rel: Head Occ: Agricultural Drainer

Mary SHARKY M 46 F Ireland, Rel: Wife Occ: Drainers Wife

Hugh SHARKY W 26 M Ireland, Rel: Son Occ: Agricultural Drainer

Neil SHARKY U 22 M Ireland, Rel: Son Occ: Agricultural Drainer

Fanny SHARKY U 20 F Ireland, Rel: Daur Occ: Farm Worker

Mary SHARKY 16 F Ireland, Rel: Daur Occ: Farm Worker

Sarah SHARKY 13 F Ireland, Rel: Daur

Susan SHARKY 10 F Ireland, Rel: Daur Occ: Scholar

John SHARKY 9 M Ireland, Rel: Son Occ: Scholar

Condy SHARKY 7 M Ireland, Rel: Son Occ: Scholar

Domnic SHARKY 3 M Ireland, Rel: Son

Patrick SHARKY U 22 M Ireland, Rel: Cousin Occ: Agricultural Drainer

John MC NEE U 23 M Aberfoyle, Perth, Scotland, Rel: Boarder Occ: Railway Navy

Peter O'BRIEN U 46 M Ireland, Rel: Boarder Occ: Railway Navy

 

Births of children to Dominick Sharkey and Mary Boyle -

Hugh b. c1855 married Bridget Boyle (Connell, Cruckakeehan)
 - their sons:

   Dominic b. 17 Nov 1877 married twice :

  1. Rose Boyle (John, Ranamona) - see 1911 census Annagry

  2. Anne Gallagher (Owen, Meenbannad)

  Connell b. 19 Jul 1879 married Bridget Keegan - Scotland

Neil (c1859 1939) married Mary McKenzie

  - their dau Mary b. c1887 married John McGinley (Owen, Mullaghduff Scotch)

Mary b Jun 02 1864 

Dominick b Sep 28 1866 d. 29 Sep 1866 

Sally (3 Nov 1867 1945) married James Boyle (James, Gortnaleck, Clondahorky)

Susan b Mar 20 1870

John b May 02 1872  Connell b Dec 11 1874 both in Calhame 

Dominick b. c1878 married Maggie McCuaig

 

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Denis Harley and Isabella Boyle

 

Denis Harley, Derrynamansher, son of Eugene Harley, married Isabella Boyle, Carrickfin, dau of Patrick Boyle, on 23 Feb 1868 at Kincasslagh. Witnesses Hugh Coyle and John Harley

Marriage - see certificate

Family - see 1901 census Mullaghderg Mountain

 

McBride

 

Maurice McBride, Magheraclogher, son of James McBride, married Cecily Boyle, Carrickfin, dau of Patrick Boyle on Jan 14 1871 at Kincasslagh. Witnesses Maurice Boyle and Edward Boyle.

Family see 1901 census Arduns

 

 

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