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1901 Census Derrynacarrow, Lettermacaward, Co Donegal

 

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All born Donegal unless otherwise noted

 

Constabulary:  Dungloe

Sub District:  Doochary Bridge

Eneumerator:  Cons. Hugh Brady

Parlimentary Division:  West Donegal

Poor Law Union:  Glenties

District Electorial Division:  Doochary

Barony:  Boylagh

Parish:  Lettermacaward

 

Pg Given Surname Relation Relign Education Age Sex Occupation Status Born Lang
 
  Connell McDermott and Bridget Durnin Household            
1 Condy McDermott Head R.C. Can't read 35 M Farmer Married   I & E
  Bridget McDermott Wife R.C. R & W 40 F Knitter Married   I & E
  Daniel McDermott Son R.C. R & W 11 M Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Annie McDermott Daug R.C. R & W 9 F Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Mary McDermott Daug R.C. R & W 7 F Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Bridget McDermott Daug R.C. Read 5 F Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Ellen McDermott Daug R.C. Can't read 1 F   Not Married   I & E

 

Notes:

Bridget Durnin dau of Seami Durnin and grand daughter of James Durnin and Anne McKelvey. See Crovehy census notes

Son Peter b 26 Jun 1904

                       
  Connell McElhinney and Fanny O'Donnell Household            
2 Connell McElhinney Head R.C. R & W 67 M Farmer Widower   I & E
  Hugh McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 30 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Hannah McElhinney Daug R.C. R & W 19 F Farmerís daug Not Married   I & E
  Manus McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 15 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Annie McElhinney Daug R.C. R & W 13 F Farmerís daug Not Married   I & E
  Note: Connell McElhinney (Darby) married Fanny O'Donnell (Paddy) on 28 Feb 1867 in Dungloe
                       
  Connell McElhinney and Mary McCole Household            
3 Connell McElhinney Head R.C. Can't read 60 M Farmer Married   I & E
  Mary McElhinney Wife R.C. Can't read 60 F Knitter Married   I & E
  James McElhinney Son R.C. Can't read 24 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Connell McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 17 M General Laborer Not Married   I & E
  John McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 12 M Scholar Not Married   I & E
                       
  Connell McElhinney and Bridget McMonagle Household            
4 Bridget McElhinney Head R.C. Can't read 51 F Farmer Widow   I & E
  Patrick McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 22 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Bridget McElhinney Daug R.C. R & W 19 F Knitter Not Married   I & E
  Bernard McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 17 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
                       
  Neil McElhinney and Hannah McGlynn Household            
5 Neil McElhinney Head R.C. R & W 80 M Farmer Married   I & E
  Hannah McElhinney Wife R.C. Can't read 35 F Knitter Married   I & E
  John McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 17 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Bridget McElhinney Daug R.C. Can't read 15 F Knitter Not Married   I & E
  Hannah McElhinney Daug R.C. R & W 12 F Knitter Not Married   I & E
  Hugh McElhinney Son R.C. Can't read 6 M   Not Married   I & E
  Mary McElhinney Daug R.C. Can't read 3 F   Not Married    
  Note:   Neil is identified as Deaf
                       
  Daniel McDermott and Ellen McKelvey Household            
6 Ellen McDermott Head R.C. Can't read 70 F Farmer Widow   Irish
  Cassie McDermott Daug R.C. Can't read 20 F Knitter Not Married   I & E
  Owen McDermott Son R.C. R & W 18 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
                       
  John Kelly and Mary McHugh Household            
7 John Kelly Head R.C. R & W 49 M National Teacher Married   I & E
  Mary Kelly Wife R.C. R & W 27 F   Married   I & E
  Domnick Kelly Son R.C. Can't read 3 M   Not Married   I & E
  Mary Anne Kelly Daug R.C. Can't read 1 F   Not Married   I & E
  James Kelly Son R.C. Can't read 3mo M   Not Married   I & E

 

Notes:

John's brother Domnick married Margaret Ward - see 1901 census Bellanboy

Son Dominick (1897 - 1970) was a poet, teacher and journalist known as 'An Ceallach'

                       
8 Roman Catholic Chapel
                       
  Andrew McElhinney and Margaret McMonagle Household            
9 Margaret McElhinney Head R.C. Can't read 60 F Farmer Widow   Irish
  Neil McElhinney Son R.C. R & W 25 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Kate McElhinney Daug R.C. R & W 20 F Knitter Not Married   I & E
  Bridget McElhinney Sis-in-law R.C. Can't read 60 F Knitter Not Married   Irish
  Peter McElhinney Gr-son R.C. Read 6 M Scholar Not Married   I & E
                       
10 Rose Gallagher Head R.C. Can't read 80 F Farmer Widow   Irish
  Mary Gallagher Daug R.C. Can't read 50 F Knitter Married    I & E
  Mary Brennan G-Daug R.C. R & W 14 F Knitter Not Married    I & E
                       
  James McKelvy and Mary O'Donnell Household            
11 James McKelvey Head R.C. Can't read 70 M Farmer Maried   I & E
  Mary McKelvey Wife R.C. Can't read 70 F   Married   I & E
  Owen McKelvey Son R.C. R & W 30 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Anthony Doherty Lodger R.C. Can't read 55 M Unemployed Sailor Not Married   I & E
  Notes: Edward b Oct 18 1865  Owen b Oct 25 1866  Tully b May 30 1872
                       
  Ambrose Dunleavy and Grace McGeehan Household            
12 Grace Dunleavey Head R.C. Can't read 52 F Farmer Widow   I & E
  Maria Dunleavey Daug R.C. R & W 26 F Farmerís daughter Not Married   I & E
  Joseph Dunleavey Son R.C. R & W 22 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Maggie Dunleavey Daug R.C. R & W 17 F Farmerís daughter Not Married   I & E
  Notes:

Ambrose Dunleavy (Patrick, Derrynagriel) married Bridget McGeehan (Corneilus, decd., Derrynagriel) on Jul 30 1867 in St Peterís Dungloe

Patrick b Apr 15 1868 Daniel b Jul 29 1871

Charles b Nov 20 1869 married Margaret Sweeney (Morgan) Meenmore Ė see 1901 census Leckbeg

                       
13 Owen OíDonnell Head R.C. Can't read 68 M Farmer Not Married   I & E
  Bridget OíDonnell Sister R.C. Can't read 66 F Knitter Not Married   Irish
  Margaret OíDonnell Sister R.C. Can't read 38 F Knitter Not Married   I & E
                       
  Isaac Logue and Ellen McCauley Household            
14 Ellen Logue Head R.C. Can't read 55 F Farmer Widow   I & E
  James Logue Son R.C. Can't read 27 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Isaac Logue Son R.C. R & W 25 M Postman Not Married   I & E
  Ellen Logue Daug R.C. R & W 23 F Farmerís daughter Not Married   I & E
  Roderick Logue Son R.C. R & W 21 M Farmerís son Not Married   I & E
  Margaret Logue Daug R.C. R & W 17 F Farmerís daughter Not Married   I & E
  Lucy Logue Daug R.C. R & W 15 F Farmerís daughter Not Married   I & E
  Note: Sarah b Oct 29 1865  Catherine b Jul 7 1870  James b May 10 1872 Roger b Apr 20 1879
                       
  Patrick and Bridget Logue Household            
15 Bridget Logue Head R.C. R & W 35 F Knitter Married   I & E
  Ellen Logue Daug R.C. R & W 9 F Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Peter Logue Son R.C. Read 6 M Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Patrick Logue Son R.C. Read 5 M Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Dermot Logue Son R.C. Can't read 3 M   Not Married    
  James Logue Son R.C. Can't read 1 M   Not Married    
  Note

Peter b Nov 29 1894 - see 1911 Dungloe Townland Census.

He married Bridget Sharkey (Andrew) Kincasslagh - see headstone St Maryís R.C. Kincasslagh Cemetery

                       
16 William OíDonnell Head R.C. R & W 35 M Farmer Widower   I & E
  Grace OíDonnell Daug R.C. Read 6 F Scholar Not Married   I & E
  Maggie Maria OíDonnell Daug R.C. Can't read 4 F   Not Married   I & E
  Grace OíDonnell Mother R.C. Can't read 60 F   Widow   I & E
 

Note:

William O'Donnell (Hugh) married twice :

1. Bridget Hanlon

2. Catherine Duffy 

                       
17 Patrick OíDonnell Head R.C. R & W 43 M Merchant & Farmer Widower   I & E
  Hugh OíDonnell Son R.C. Read 5 M Scholar Mot Married    
  Mary Ellen OíDonnell Daug R.C. Can't read 3 F   Not Married    
  Grace Catherine OíDonnell Daug R.C. Can't read 9mo F   Not Married    
  Kate Rodgers Servant R.C. Can't read 55 F Nurse & Dom Servant Not Married   I & E

 

Notes:

Public House

Patrick O'Donnell (Hugh) married twice :

1. Ellen O'Donnell (Daniel, Dungloe Town)

2. Mary Ellen Byrne

                       
18 Uninhabited - owned by John A Irwin
                       
19 George Thompson Head Presb (GA) R & W ? M General Practitioner Married    
  Bessie Thompson Wife Presb (GA) R  & W ? F   Married    
  Elizabeth Sophia Thompson Daug Presb (GA) R & W ? F Gen Practís Dau Not Married    
  Bridget Green  Servant R.C. Can't read ? F Domestic Servant Not Married   I & E
   
20 RIC Barracks
  McKervey D Sergeant RIC RC RW 40 M Farmer's son Married Co Fermanagh  
  Hardiman Michael Constable RIC RC RW 30 M Farmer's son Not Married Co Galway I & E
  B H Constable RIC RC RW 29 M Farmer's son Not Married Co Sligo  
  N M Constable RIC RC RW 23 M Farmer's son Not Married Co Galway I & E
                       
21 Agnes McKervey Wife R.C. R & W 29 F   Married Co Tyrone I & E
  MAK McKervey Daug R.C. Can't read 1 F   Not Married Co Donegal  

 

Notes

The head of the family is returned above in household 20

MAK is exactly how it was written

              

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