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1901 Census Croaghnamaddy, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

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Notes

 

Additional family notes submitted by Angela and Lindel

 

Also See -

1911 census Croaghnamaddy

Valuation lists/Census Cross-reference

Townland Notes, below

No Surname First Rank Religion R & W Age Sex Occ Marital Status Born
                     
  Michael Given & Catherine O'Donnell (Innisaille) Household          
1 Given Michael Given Head RC Can't RW 73 M Farmer Widower Donegal
  Given William  S RC R & W 23 M Farmers son Not Married Donegal
  Given Caroline  D RC R & W 25 F Farmers Dau Not Married Donegal
  Given Annie  D RC R & W 20 F Farmers Dau Not Married Donegal
 

Notes:

Catherine was the daughter of Hugh O'Donnell (Dunmore) and Anne Duffy (Innisfree) - see 1901 Inishal census

Michael son of William and Ellen Given

- Children of William & Ellen :

1. Michael married Catherine O'Donnell

- Children of Michael and Catherine :

  Patrick b 27 Jan 1865,

  John b 22 Oct 1866

  Mary b 12 Jul 1868,

  Ellen b 4 Jul 1870, m Patrick Sweeney - Clairton PA

  Caroline, emigrated on the Carmania 1921 with William, to join sister Ellen Sweeney, 625 Van Kirk St, Clairton, PA. 5'4, fresh complexion, grey hair, blue eyes

  William b 6 Aug 1874, emigrated on the Carmania with his sister Caroline. 5'3, fresh complexion, grey hair, blue eyes

  Anne b 21 May 1879 (Dungloe baptism register has Anne b 14 Aug 1878, sponsors Hugh Duggan & Alice O'Donnell) married Thomas Moxley - Clairton PA

2. John  married Mary Gallagher dau of Owen Gallagher (decd) Meendrain on Feb 09 1864

- Children of John and Mary :

  Charles married Anne Gallagher (Pat), Tievegarvlagh, Mar 03 1896; died 1898

  - their dau Mary b. c1897 married Denis Houston (Hugh/Grace, Tubberkeen)

  Biddy b Jul 16 1875 married John Doherty – Motherwell, Scotland

  Anne b Feb 1 1874 married James Rogers – Bayonne

  William b 21 Dec 1864 married Anne Sharkey - Bayonne

  Owen b May 8 1876 emigrated from Motherwell to his sister Anne Rogers on 24 Oct 1909

  John b June 20 1866

  Michael b Jan 3 1879 married Annie McKerr (widow, nee McIlhenny) in Lochgelly, Fife, Scotland on the 29th June, 1923

  - Michael fought in the first world war and died on 25 May1964. He had worked as a miner

  - Annie McKerr was the Aunt of Andrew Kerr (Scottish Actor)

  - 5 children, John, Peter, Patrick (died in childhood of whooping cough), Mary b 1926, and Michael

Researcher: Carol - Email

Researcher: Anne - Email

                     
  James Given and Anne O'Donnell Household          
2 Given James Given  Head RC Can't RW 80 M Farmer Widower Donegal
  Given James  S RC  R & W 36 M Farmers Son Not Married Donegal
  Given Condy S RC R & W 35 M Farmers Son Married Donegal
  Given Bridget D-in-law RC R & W 25 F Gen Housework Married Donegal
 

Notes:

1. Anne O'Donnell is a daughter of James O'Donnell (Seimin Ban) of Inishal Island and Sophia Boyle (Suffey, dau of Maire Mhor)

2. Con (Condy b Feb 08 1868) married Bridget Brown (Charles) of Loughsalt  - see 1911 census for Croaghnamaddy for their children

3. James, husband of Anne O'Donnell, died 17 Mar 1911 of 'Senile Decay'

4. John b. May 22 1865 married Ellen O'Donnell (Dennis/Nancy, Marameelan) - Bayonne

5. Mary married John Boyle (Patrick, Falcorrib) – see 1901 census Falcorrib

6. Anne (d. Oct 1901) married Dominick Mulhern (John, Meendrain) – Bayonne

7. Charles b. c1860 married Margaret O'Donnell, dau of John O'Donnell and Mary Devenney (Roshin S) – Bayonne

8. Patrick married Hannah O’Donnell – see below

                     
  Patrick Given and Hannah O’Donnell Household          
3 Given Patrick Given Head RC R & W 38 M Farmer Married Donegal
  Given Hannah Wife RC R & W 27 F Farmers Wife Married Donegal
  Given James S RC Can't RW 4 M Farmers Son Not Married Donegal
  Given John S RC Can't RW 2 M Farmers Son Not Married Donegal
 

Notes:

Patrick Given (James) married Hannah O’Donnell (James, decd., Saltpans) on Aug 4 1895 in St. Peter’s Dungloe

Anne b. c1904 married Michael Doogan (Shane, Inishal) - Bayonne

                     
  Charles Given & Rose Boyle Household          
4 Givan Charles Givan Head RC Can Read 70 M Farmer Widower Donegal
  Givan Rose D RC R & W 19 F Farmers Dau Not Married Donegal
  Givan Charles S RC R & W 24 M Farmers Son Not Married Donegal
  Givan Nelly  Sister RC Can't Read 75 F Knitting Not Married Donegal
 

Note:

Charles Given (Charles, decd.) married Rose Boyle (Charles, Falmore) on Feb 13 1866 in St Peter’s Dungloe

James b. Jan 7 1867 married Bridget Brennan – see 1911 census Crohy

Michael b. May 18 1868 married Winnie Gallagher - Bayonne

Charles b 27 Jul 1876

Anne b Jul 10 1874 in Croaghnamaddy married Andrew Quinn - Bayonne

Mary b. c1875 married Manus Boyle (John, Meenacloghcor) - Bayonne

Biddy b June 15 1880 in Falmore

Family are also on the 1901 census for Crohy

                     
5 O'Donnell Neil O'Donnell (Pat) Head RC Can't RW 82 M Farmer Widower Donegal
  O'Donnell Francis S RC Can't RW 40 M Farmers Son Not Marrried Donegal
  O'Donnell Cissie (Cecilia) D RC Can't RW 30 F Gen Housework Not Marrried Donegal
  Note: Francis O'Donnell, son of Patrick O'Donnell and Anne Ward, Meenagowna married Madge Gallagher (Shane, Meendrain)
                     
6 O'Donnell Catherine O'Donnell Head RC Can't RW 82 F Knitting Widow Donegal
  O'Donnell Annie D RC Can't RW 30 F Knitting Not Married Donegal
                     
  Neil O'Donnell and Eilis Boyle Household          
7 O'Donnell Neill O'Donnell (Sr) Head RC Can't RW 94 M Farmer Widower Donegal
  O'Donnell James G/Son RC Can't RW 36 M Farmer Married Donegal
  O'Donnell Mary Wife RC Can't RW 30 F Farmers Wife Married Donegal
  O'Donnell Mary D RC Can't RW 1 F Farmers Dau Not Married Donegal
 

Note:

Bridget married Hugh O'Donnell (Francis, Crickamore) - see household #16 1901 census Crickamore

Shane married Rose Given – see below

Eilis Boyle was a dau of Maire Mhor of Inishal

James O'Donnell (Shane) married Mary McCole (Patrick, Lettercagh) on Mar 10 1898 in St. Peter’s Dungloe - see Lettercaugh census

                     
  John (Shane) O'Donnell and Rose Given Household          
8 O'Donnell Rose O'Donnell Head RC Can't RW 70 F Knitting Widow Donegal
  O'Donnell Mary  D RC Can't RW 25 F Farmers Dau Not Married Donegal
 

Notes:

John B Aug 19 1868

Neil b Sep 10 1866 married Sarah Given (William), Meendrain in Bayonne in 1891 - dau of William Given and Mary Devenney

Their son William married Rose Boyle (Patrick, Falmore)

Daniel married Mary Campbell (Neil, Meenmore) Dec 22 1906 in St Columba’s Acres - see 1911 census

James married Mary McCole – see above

Mary immigrated Jul 22 1907 to her brother Neil, Bayonne

                     
9 O'Donnell Neil O'Donnell (John) Head RC R & W 40 M Farmer Not Married Donegal
  O'Donnell Annie Mother RC Can't RW 77 F Knitting Widow Donegal
                     
10 Houston Francis Houston Head RC Can't RW 83 M Farmer Married Donegal
  Houston Sophia Wife RC Can't RW 83 F Farmers Wife Married Donegal
  Houston James S RC Can't RW 40 M Farmers Son Not Married Donegal
  Houston Cecilia D RC R & W 32 F Farmers Dau Not Married Donegal
 

Notes:

Dau Bridget b abt 1856 m John McCarron Mar 18 1884. Bridget and John in 1901 census for Oughtmeen

Son John married Nancy McCarron (Neil) Saltpans Apr 16 1882 - see 1901 census Tubberkeen

                     
  Morgan Gallagher & Mary Boner Household          
11 Gallagher Morgan Gallagher Head RC Can't RW 57 M Farmer Married Donegal
  Gallagher John S RC Can't RW 26 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher Margery D RC Can't RW 21 F Farmer's Dau Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher Patrick S RC Can't RW 17 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
 

Notes:

Morgan is a son of Anthony Gallagher and Ellen Gallagher

Children of Anthony and Ellen :

Joseph m Mary O'Donnell - see below

Charles m Margery O'Donnell - see 1901 census Meendrain

Bridget m James O'Donnell, Augullies, 31 May 1864

- they emigrated to New Zealand 1865, while Bridget was pregnant with their child - for their story see O'Donnells of Augullies

- Researcher: George - Email

Morgan m Mary Boner

Wife Mary, together with younger children Francis, Ellen and Sarah, are living in Termon. See 1901 Termon census

Children of Morgan and Mary :

Anthony Gallagher b 4 Feb 1875

Daniel Gallagher, WW1, Private 5591. 1st Battalion Irish Guards. Killed in action 9th August 1915. Age 39. Buried Bethune Town Cemetery - Pas de Calais, France

Madgey b Mar 02 1879 married Edward O'Donnell (John) Meenacross

Charles and Joseph b Oct 31 1876

Info from Nancy, descendant of Morgan & Mary - other children were :

Sarah (married John Brennan from Meenacross and lived in Bayonne)

Ellen (married Anthony O'Donnell) and Francis (b abt 1889), emigrated to Bayonne on the Caledonia 7 Sep 1912, to join sister Margey, 45 West 15 Street, Bayonne

Francis was 5'6" tall, with a dark complexion, black hair and grey eyes. Returned to Donegal, married Madge Molloy (Daniel) Arranmore, and settled in Termon)

                     
  Joseph Gallagher & Mary O'Donnell Household          
12 Gallagher Joseph Gallagher Head RC Can't RW 53 M Farmer Married Donegal
  Gallagher Mary W RC Can't RW 45 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal
  Gallagher Ellen D RC R & W 19 F Farmer's Dau Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher Anthony S RC R & W 16 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher John S RC R & W 13 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher Annie D RC R & W 10 F Farmer's Dau Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher James S RC R & W 8 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher Joseph S RC Can't RW 5 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
  Gallagher Fannie D RC Can't RW 2 F Farmer's Dau Not Married Donegal
 

Notes:

1. Joseph is a son of Anthony and Ellen Gallagher and brother to Morgan, above, as well as Charles in Meendrain. Details of sister Bridget's

marriage in census notes at end

2. Ellen b 31 Dec 1880, sponsors Charles Gallagher & Mary Gallagher

                     
  Daniel Coll & Sarah McCahill Household          
13 Coll Daniel Coll Head RC Can't RW 80 M Farmer Widower Donegal
  Coll Condy S RC Can't RW 35 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
  Coll Bridget D RC Can't RW 33 F Farmer's Dau Not Married Donegal
  Coll John S RC Can't RW 28 M Farmer's Son Not Married Donegal
  Note: Sarah b 21 Sep 1867, Bridget b 7 Jul 1865, John b 29 Nov 1869
                     
  John Mulhern/Mulherin & Bridget Bonner Household          
14 Mulhern Bridget Mulhern Head RC Can't RW 55 F Farming Widow Donegal
  Mulhern Hannah D RC Can't RW 36 F Farmer's Dau Not Married Donegal
  Mulhern Catherine D RC RW 26 F Farmer's Dau Not Married Donegal
 

Notes:

1. 30 Mar 1877, birth of Rose Mulherin, sp Patrick Mulherin & Bridget O'Donnell

2. Bridget b Jan 7 1866, James b March 15 1868, John b. Nov 11 1875, Catherine b Feb 23 1871, John b Feb 23 1871

 

 

Townland Notes -

 

Births:

23 Nov 1880, Mary Gallagher to Tullis Gallagher and Margaret Gallagher, sponsors John Brennan & Mary Brennan

19 May 1877, Honora Gallagher to Patrick Gallagher and Anna Boyle (Tievegarvlagh), sp Michael & Catherine Given

2 Dec 1876, Bernard O'Donnell to Daniel O'Donnell and Mary O'Donnell, sp James Boyle & Mary O'Donnell

 

Marriages:

1. Bridget Gallagher Croaghnamaddy to James O'Donnell Augullies
Her father was Anthony; his father was John (deceased)
The witnesses were Daniel Houston and John O'Donnell.
Both were of full age married in RC Church Dungloe May 31 1864

 

2. Anne O'Donnell (Neil) married Neil O'Donnell (James, Innisfree) on Feb 20 1871 in St Peter's Dungloe

Her sister Bridget married John O'Donnell (Patrick, decd, Innisfree) on Feb 25 1879 in St Peter's Dungloe - See 1901 census Innisfree

See 1901 Inishal census for Neil O’Donnell, father of Bridget and Anne

 

3. Sarah O'Donnell (Neil) married Thomas Glackin (Henry, Cleendra) on Sep 16 1880 in St. Peter’s Dungloe – see 1901 census Tubberkeen

 

 

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