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1901 & 1911 Census Crovehy, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Age Occupation Status/Yrs Marr Children born/Living Born
                   
1901                  
  James Durnion and Hannah O'Donnell Household          
1 Durnion James  head  Roman Catholic 30  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Durnion Hannah  wife  Roman Catholic 31    married    born Donegal
  Durnion Charles  son  Roman Catholic 5  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion James  son  Roman Catholic 4  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion Catherine  daughter  Roman Catholic 5 mths  not married      born Donegal
                   
1911                  
2 Dorin James  head  Roman Catholic 40  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Dorin Norah  wife  Roman Catholic 42    married 19 years  6 children born/5 living  born Donegal
  Dorin Charles  son  Roman Catholic 15  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Dorin James  son  Roman Catholic 14  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Dorin Kate  daughter  Roman Catholic 10  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Dorin Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 8  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Dorin Ellen  daughter  Roman Catholic 5  scholar  not married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Surname also Durneen/Durnin

James b 4 Apr 1871, son of Charles Durnion and Catherine Doogan at No 3, below

Hannah b. 12 Sep 1867 to James O'Donnell and Mary Gallagher (Sheskinerone); sister of Daniel at  No 50 below

                   
                   
1901                  
 

Charles Durnion and Catherine Doogan Household

         
3 Durnion Kate  head  Roman Catholic 50  farmer  widow    born Donegal
  Durnion Anne  daughter  Roman Catholic 24  seamstress  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion Kate  daughter  Roman Catholic 20  seamstress  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion Ellen  daughter  Roman Catholic 7  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion Owen  son  Roman Catholic 18  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion Bartley  son  Roman Catholic 11  scholar  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
4 Doran Bartley  head  Roman Catholic 23  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Doran Ellen  sister  Roman Catholic 19    not married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Surname also Durneen/Durnin

Charles son of James Durnin and Anne McKelvey (Fintown)

Charles Durnion (James, Lettercagh) married married Catherine Doogan (Connell, Calhame) on Feb 2 1870 in St Maryís Belcruit

Catherine Doogan's brother Bartley - see 1901 census Drumnacart Mountain Pasture

Children of Charles and Kate :

James b Apr 4 1871 married Hannah O'Donnell Ė see No 1

Connell b May 22 1875 married Biddy Gallagher (Philip, Meenamara)

- Connell and Bridget in Maryhill, Glasgow in 1901 with son Charles 4m

Mary born 1875 married James Boyle (James) Diamond - see 1901 census Meenaboligan

Anne b Oct 22 1877 married Antoin Gallagher, Meenamara (Owen/Hannah) - household #35

Charles and Kate b Oct 24 1879. Charles married Cassie Sharkey, Sheskinarone & Kate married John McCool, Omagh. Kate emigrated to Philadelphia. Address 1912 - 2100 Brandywine St

Kate emigrated to her cousin Mary Anne Durnin (William) address 1914 Brandyvine St Philadelphia

Owen born 1882
Bartley born 1 Jul 1888 married Sheila Bonner,
(Naos Og) Meenmore
Nellie (Ellen) born 1894 married Neil Gallagher, Arranmore.
Emigrated on the Caledonia 7 Sep 1912 to Philadelphia to join sister Catherine. She was 5'4" tall, with a pale complexion, brown hair and grey

eyes. Durning on the passenger list
Joe died as a child

Researcher: Charles - Email

                   
                   
1901                  
                   
5 Durnion John  head  Roman Catholic 70  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion Nancy  sister  Roman Catholic 65  general house worker  not married    born Donegal
  Durnion Anne  niece  Roman Catholic 40  general house worker  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
6 Durning Anne  head  Roman Catholic 46  farmer  not married    born Donegal
 

Note:

Surname also Durneen/Durnin

John and Nancy children of James Durnin and Anne McKelvey (Fintown)

Neither John nor Nancy married. They looked after their brother Seamiís daughters Brid and Annie Durnin, after Seamiís wife died.

Brid married Connell McDermott - see 1901 census Derrynacarrow, Lettermacaward

Annie married Partlan (Bartley) Doogan from Mullaghduff/Pull Croveigh - see #45, below

See 1901 census Falcorrib for Seami

                   
                   
1901                  
 

Neil Kennedy and Mary Duggan Household

         
7 Kennedy Neil  head  Roman Catholic 78  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Mary  wife  Roman Catholic 64  married      born Donegal
  Kennedy Daniel  son  Roman Catholic 31  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy John  son  Roman Catholic 29  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Cecily  daughter  Roman Catholic 27  seamstress  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Hannah  daughter  Roman Catholic 20  seamstress  not married    born Donegal 
  Kennedy Charles  son  Roman Catholic 19  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Grace  daughter  Roman Catholic 16  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Fanny  daughter  Roman Catholic 13  scholar  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
8 Kennedy Neil  head  Roman Catholic 82  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Mary  wife  Roman Catholic 70    married 42 years  11 children born/9 still living  born Donegal
  Kennedy John  son  Roman Catholic 37  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Grace  daughter  Roman Catholic 25  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Fanny  daughter  Roman Catholic 23  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Boyle Fill  grandson  Roman Catholic 5  scholar  not married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Mary Doogan was the dau of John Doogan (Cleendra) and Mary Ward (Hudai Mor/Brid Bonner, Keadue) - see also household #13 Meenmore

Children of Neil and Mary :

Mary b. Feb 19 1870 married James Boyle (Condy), Meenatottan Ė see 1901 census Oughtmeen

Daniel b Feb 18 1871 married Anne Gallagher (James) - see #43 below

John b Jan 13 1874

Cicely b Apr 18 1875

Neil b Oct 15 1876

Nappy b Apr 20 1878

Hannah b Jun 20 1880 (baptism reg has her b 6 Apr 1880)

                   
                   
1901                  
 

John Gallagher and Margaret Sweeney Household

         
9 Gallagher John  head  Roman Catholic 55  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Margaret  wife  Roman Catholic 54    married    born Donegal
  Gallagher John  son  Roman Catholic 24  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Anthony  son  Roman Catholic 21  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 26  seamstress  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Bridget  daughter  Roman Catholic 10  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Hannah  daughter  Roman Catholic 10  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Kate  daughter  Roman Catholic 7  scholar  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
10 Gallagher John  head  Roman Catholic 65  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Margaret  wife  Roman Catholic 64    married    born Donegal
  Gallagher John  son  Roman Catholic 33  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 36  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Norah  daughter  Roman Catholic 19  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Kate  daughter  Roman Catholic 17  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Sweeney  Hugh   relative  Roman Catholic 66  farmer  not married    born Donegal

 

Notes:

John Gallagher snr, son of Patrick Gallagher and Hannah Durnion. See household 14 for his parents

Patrick b Nov 11 1872, Mary b Aug 15 1874, Anthony b Mar 10 1880, John b 14 Apr 1877, Anthony b 29 Nov 1878

Hugh Sweeney in 1911 census, brother to Margaret?

                   
                   
1901 only                  
                   
11 Sweeney Hugh  head  Roman Catholic 55  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Sweeney Kate  sister  Roman Catholic 56  general house worker  not married    born Donegal
                   
                   
1901                  
  John Boyle and Maggie Gallagher Household          
12 Boyle John  head  Roman Catholic 31  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Boyle Maggie  wife  Roman Catholic 35    married    born Donegal
  Boyle James  son  Roman Catholic 7  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Boyle Bridget  daughter  Roman Catholic 2  not married      born Donegal
  Boyle Condy  son  Roman Catholic 2mths  not married      born Donegal
                   
1911                  
13 Boyle John  head  Roman Catholic 50  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Boyle Maggie  wife  Roman Catholic 47  married  married 13 years  5 children born/4 still living  born Donegal
  Boyle Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 5  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Boyle Dominick  son  Roman Catholic 7  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Boyle Condy  son  Roman Catholic 11  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Boyle Bridget  daughter  Roman Catholic 13  scholar  not married    born Donegal

 

Notes:

John Boyle is a son of Condy Boyle and Bridget McCarron, Oughtmeen

Margaret Gallagher married three times :

1. John McGarvey, Gweedore in PA in 1885 

- John b.1886 - see 1901 census Oughtmeen

- Edward b.1887 - see 1901 census Meenaniller

2. James Craig, Glenfin in Scotland in 1892 - see 1901 census Altlahan

- James b. c1893 (above) and 1911 census Arduns

3. John Boyle, in Scotland in 1895

                   
                   
                   
1901                  
 

Patrick Gallagher and Hannah Durnion Household

         
14 Gallagher Patrick  head  Roman Catholic 70  farmer  widower    born Donegal
  Gallagher Anthony  son  Roman Catholic 45  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Maggie  daughter  Roman Catholic 34  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  O'Donnell  Patrick   nephew  Roman Catholic 21  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
15 Gallagher Anthony  head  Roman Catholic 56  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Maggie  sister  Roman Catholic 40  farm servant  not married    born Donegal

 

Notes:

Hannah Drunin dau of James Durnin and Anne McKelvey

Children of Patrick and Hannah -

1. Hannah b Oct 26 1865 & Patrick b Jan 25 1868 d. Jan 22 1870

2. Marriage

Mary Gallagher, full age, Spinster, Croveigh, father Patrick Gallagher Farmer

John O'Donnell 18 yrs Bachelor Farmer, Augullies, father Daniel O'Donnell (Deceased) Farmer
Witnesses Denis Duffy and Nancy McCauley
Married in R.C. Church Dungloe March 18 1878 by Fr Charles McGlynn

John and Mary had two sons, Daniel b born April 12 1879 and Patrick born March 02 1881, both in Augullies, then emigrated to Whatcom, WA, USA abt 1884

3. Dau Nancy b abt 1858 m John O'Donnell - see 1901 Glashbeggan census

4. Son John born abt 1846 m Margaret Sweeney Ė see No 9

Other family -

5. The Patrick O'Donnell in this household is a grandson of Patrick Gallagher, not nephew. This Patrick O'Donnell is the second son born to Mary Gallagher and her husband John

O'Donnell (Augullies) - "When John & Mary went to USA (Seattle) they left their youngest son Patrick behind. He remained in his motherís family home in Croveigh. When he grew up,

he went to work in Scotland. His sisters (who were born in America) kept in contact with him, and pleaded with him to join them in America. His motherís sister (Peggy Mhor) was heart-broken

when he left for America, and likened his departure to a death in the family."

6. Patrick's Gallagher's sister Margaret m Patrick Boner, and they appear in the 1901 census of Meenmore

                   
                   
1901                  
                   
16 Kennedy Cecily  head  Roman Catholic 64  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Bridget  sister  Roman Catholic 62  seamstress  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
17 Kennedy Celia  head  Roman Catholic 72  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Kennedy Nappy  sister  Roman Catholic 70  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
                   
                   
1901                  
 

Thomas McBride and Ellen Gallagher Household

         
18 McBride Thomas  head  Roman Catholic 68  farmer  married    born Donegal
  McBride Ellen  wife  Roman Catholic 64    married    born Donegal
  McBride Neil  son  Roman Catholic 29  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
  McBride Madgey  daughter  Roman Catholic 27  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  McBride John  son  Roman Catholic 25  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
  Clarke  Patrick   grandson  Roman Catholic 4  scholar  not married    born Co Tyrone
                   
1911                  
19 McBride John  head  Roman Catholic 3?  farmer  married    born Donegal
  McBride Bridget  wife  Roman Catholic 30    married 6 years  2 children born/still living  born Donegal
  McBride Thomas  son  Roman Catholic 5  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  McBride Ellen  daughter  Roman Catholic 3  not married      born Donegal
 

Notes:

Mary married twice -

1. ? Durnin  2. James Clarke -  Fallagh Omagh Co Tyrone

John married Bridget Bonner (James, Loughanure)

Sarah b. Mar 20 1868, Dore Lr., baptised Mar 22 in Gweedore

Neil b. Jul 20 1870, The Rosses, baptised Jul 23 in Gweedore

Sarah married John Boyle - Brooklyn, NY

Catherine married Charles Keim - Brooklyn, Ny

James married Sophia Boyle - PA

                   
                   
1901                  
 

Owen Durnian and Fanny Boyle Household

         
20 Durnian Owen  head  Roman Catholic 70  farmer  widower    born Donegal
  McCauley Annie  daughter  Roman Catholic 32  farmer's daughter  widow    born Donegal
  McCauley Bridget  granddaughter  Roman Catholic 8  scholar  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
21 McCauley Annie  head  Roman Catholic 54  farmer  widow    born Donegal
  McCauley Bridget  daughter  Roman Catholic 22  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Surname also Durneen

Eugene Doran (James, decd.) married Fanny Boyle (William, Dungloe) on Feb 8 1866 in St. Peterís Dungloe

Owen son of James Durnion and Anne McKelvey

Fanny Durnin, 25y, died Aug 28 1869

Anne b. June 9 1867 married James McCauley

- James McCauley's brother Anthony m Margaret O'Donnell - see 1901 census Sheskinerone

                   
                   
1901                  
 

William Durnian (Doran) and Fanny Sharkey Household

         
22 Durnian William  head  Roman Catholic 80  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Durnian Fanny  wife  Roman Catholic 70    married    born Donegal
  Durnian James  son  Roman Catholic 40  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
  James Durneen and Sarah O'Donnell Household          
23 Durnin James  head  Roman Catholic 56  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Durnin Sarah  wife  Roman Catholic 46    married    born Donegal
  Durnin William  son  Roman Catholic 7  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Durnin Fanny Anne  daughter  Roman Catholic 2  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher William  lodger  Roman Catholic 48  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Surname also Durneen

William son of James Durnin and Anne McKelvey

Fanny Sharkey was a sister of Anthony Sharkey, Sheskinarone

Children of William and Fanny :

Owen b 14 Oct 1865 to William Doran and Fanny Sharkey

James married Sarah O'Donnell (Bryan/Anne, Rannafast)

- their children :

 - William (1904 - 1965) married Lizzie Boyle (Daniel, Inishkeeragh)

- Fanny Anne (1909 - 1965) married Michael McGee (Michael, Meenmore West, Inishkeel)

William, 10y, died May 18 1867

Hannah b. c1868  married Peter McKelvey - PA

Mary Anne (1860 - 1913) married John Boyle (Drumnaha, Fintown) - Philadelphia

                   
                   
1901 only                  
  Bernard McGovern and Rose Boyle Household          
24 McGovern Bernard  head  Roman Catholic 62  farmer  married    born Donegal
  McGovern Rose  wife  Roman Catholic 61    married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Bernard McGovern married twice

First wife Mary O'Donnell (Marameelan)

- Edward b Nov 30 1876

Second wife Rose Boyle

- Bernard McGovern, Crovehy, son of Edward, married Rose Boyle, Braade, dau of Michael, 6 Feb 1877 in Dungloe. Witnesses Manus & Jane Boyle

                   
                   
1901                  
 

Condy Duffy and Margaret Gallagher Household

         
25 Duffy Condy  head  Roman Catholic 66  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Duffy Margaret  wife  Roman Catholic 70    married    born Donegal
  Duffy Ellen  daughter  Roman Catholic 24  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  McCauley Hugh  grandson  Roman Catholic 7  scholar  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
26 Duffy Condy  head  Roman Catholic 78  farmer  widower    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Children of Condy and Margaret :

Patrick married Annie O'Donnell, Acres - see 1901 census Augullies

Grace married Michael McCauley - see 1901 census Derrydruel Uppr

(born Augullies)

Bridget b Feb 17 1867

John b Apr 01 1869

Ellen b Dec 23 1877

                   
                   
1901                  
 

David Gallagher and Bridget Sweeney Household

         
27 Gallagher Bridget  head  Roman Catholic 55  farmer  widow    born Donegal
  Gallagher Annie  daughter  Roman Catholic 30  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 24  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher James  son  Roman Catholic 22  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
28 Gallagher Bridget  head  Roman Catholic 71  farmer  widow    born Donegal
  Gallagher Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 40  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher James  son  Roman Catholic 32  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

David Gallagher (Owen) married Bridget Sweeney (John, Aboligan) on Feb 21 1865 in St. Peterís Dungloe

Bridget's brother Condy m Sarah Given - see 1901 census Meenabollagan

Anne b Mar 27 1866, John b Aug 4 1868, Bridget b Jun 2 1877, James b Apr 15 1878, Margaret 1 Sep 1880

Mary b Jan 20 1874 in Meenmore

Son Patrick -  see #40, below

                   
                   
1901 only                  
                   
29 Gallagher Daniel  head  Roman Catholic 39  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Nancy  sister  Roman Catholic 27  general house worker  not married    born Donegal
                   
                   
1901                  
 

Phillip Gallagher and Bridget McCarron Household

         
30 Gallagher Phillip  head  Roman Catholic 68  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Bridget  wife  Roman Catholic 60    married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 40  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher James  son  Roman Catholic 28  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher John  son  Roman Catholic 26  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Barney  son  Roman Catholic 21  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Maggie  daughter  Roman Catholic 19  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Patrick  son  Roman Catholic 16  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
31 Gallagher Phillip  head  Roman Catholic 79  farmer  widower    born Donegal
  Gallagher Patrick  son  Roman Catholic 24  farm servant  not married    born Donegal 
  Gallagher Mary  daughter  Roman Catholic 39    not married    born Donegal
  Doran Charles  grandson  Roman Catholic 10  scholar  not married   born Scotland
 

Notes:

Philip Gallagher (James, decd., Lettercagh) married Anne(sic) McCarron (John, Rannadubh) on Feb 13 1868 in St. Peterís Dungloe

Anne b Jul 9 1870,

James b Jul 14 1871,

Neal b Mar 16 1875,

Bridget b Jun 2 1877  married Connell Durnion (Charles)

Bernard b Jun 14 1880

Mary b Jan 16 1869 in Rannadubh 

                   
                   
1901                  
 

James Gallagher and Grace Gallagher Household

         
32 Gallagher James  head  Roman Catholic 82  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Grace  wife  Roman Catholic 70    married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Anne  daughter  Roman Catholic 26  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher John  son  Roman Catholic 24  farmer's son  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Maggie  daughter  Roman Catholic 21  farmer's daughter  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
33 Gallagher John  head  Roman Catholic 35  farmer  not married    born Donegal
 

Notes:

Children of James and Grace :

James b 6 Nov 1864

Bridget b Dec 4 1868

Patrick b Jun 7 1872

Anne b Apr 11 1874 married Dan Kennedy (Neil) - see #43 below

Margaret b Dec 21 1880

Owen b. Aug 2 1876

                   
                   
1901                  
  Owen Gallagher and Hannah Duffy Household          
34 Gallagher Anthony  head  Roman Catholic 30  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Rose  sister  Roman Catholic 26  general house worker  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Kate  sister  Roman Catholic 28  general house worker  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
  Anthony Gallagher and Anne Durnion Household          
35 Gallagher Anthony  head  Roman Catholic 40  farmer  married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Annie  wife  Roman Catholic 30    married 8 years  4 children born/still living  born Donegal
  Gallagher Hannah  daughter  Roman Catholic 7  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Kate  daughter  Roman Catholic 4  scholar  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Anthony  son  Roman Catholic 3    not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Charles  son  Roman Catholic 1    not married    born Donegal

 

Notes:

Children of Owen Gallagher and Hannah Duffy

Margaret b Dec 10 1864

Anthony b 27 Oct 1867 m Anne Durnin dau of Charles Durnin and Kate Doogan

Catherine b Aug 28 1870

Rose b Mar 16 1874

                   
                   
1901                  
  John Gallagher and Catherine Ward Household          
36 Gallagher Condy  head  Roman Catholic 32  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher John  brother  Roman Catholic 40  farm servant  not married    born Donegal
                   
1911                  
37 Gallagher Connell  head  Roman Catholic 53  farmer  not married    born Donegal
  Gallagher Owen  brother  Roman Catholic 65    not married    born Donegal

 

Notes:

Children of John and Catherine

John

Condy b Dec 17 1864

Neil b Jul 17 1867

Hugh b Feb 4 1870

Anne b Aug 3 1880 

                   
                   
1901                  
  Michael Roarty and Rose O'Donnell Household