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1901 Census Drumanaught, Conwal, Co Donegal

(includes New Mills)

 

 

This census extract was provided by Cass, transcribed by Lindel, and forms part of the Donegal Genealogy Resources website

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Also see Townland Notes below

 

No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  Charles McMenamin andMary Coyle Household          
1 McMenamin Charles Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McMenamin Mary Wife RC RW 38   Married Donegal IE
  McMenamin James Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McMenamin Ellen Dau RC Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McMenamin Annie Dau RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McMenamin Anthony Son RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Dau Ellen b 24 Nov 1892, Godparents Anthony Coyle and Anne Brown

- married Patrick Herald, Killmasney, 22 Nov 1922 in Mason City, Iowa - see 1901 census Killymasney

                     
  Denis Gallagher and Ellen Tonar Household          
2 Gallagher Dennis Head RC Can't read 58 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Gallagher Cormac Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Married Donegal  
  Gallagher Anne Dau RC RW 20 Linen shirt maker Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Rose Dau RC RW 18 Linen shirt maker Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 17 Linen shirt maker Single Donegal  
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Unity Sister RC Can't read 63 Hosiery knitter Single Donegal  
  Note: Anne b 25 May 1880
                     
3 Hunter Joanna Head Pres RW 65 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Hunter Susan Niece Pres RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Andrew McMonagle and Unity/Winifred Gallagher Household          
4 McMonagle Andrew Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McMonagle Unity Wife RC RW 50   Married Donegal  
  McMonagle Patrick Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McMonagle Margaret Dau RC RW 23 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McMonagle Bridget Dau RC RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McMonagle Cassie Dau RC RW 18 Seamstress Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Dau Cassie b 22 Aug 1882, bapt Glenswilly 24 Aug, Godparents James Carbery and Catherine Friel - see baptism scan

- Cassie married William Devenny, Drumenan, St Mary's Calton, Scotland

- for William's family, see 1901 census Drumenan

Researcher: Gerry - Email

                     
5 Thompson James Head Pres RW 80 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Thompson John Son Pres RW 50 Farmer's son Married Donegal  
  Thompson Matilda Dau-in-law Pres RW 30 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
  Thompson Robert Gson Pres RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Thompson John Gson Pres RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Thompson Joseph Gson Pres Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Thompson Susan Gdau Pres Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Thompson William Gson Pres Can't read 8mths   Single Donegal  
                     
  Samuel Miller and Eliza Irwin Household          
6 Miller Samuel Head Pres RW 70 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Miller George Brother Pres RW 65 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Miller Mary A Sister Pres RW 75 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Miller George Son Pres RW 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Miller Eliza Anne Dau Pres RW 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Hall James Servant Pres Only reads 75 Farm Svt Widower Donegal  
  McCue Maggie Servant RC Can't read 15 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE

 

Note:

Samuel Miller, son of George Miller, married Eliza Irwin, dau of Alexander Irwin, Kirkneedy, 2 Feb 1870. Witnesses William Miller and George Irwin. 

William Irwin, brother of Eliza, married Martha Dobson - see 1901 census Kirkneedy

                     
7 Shannon Henry Head CofI Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Shannon Hannah Wife CofI RW 46 Farmer's wife Married Donegal  
  Shannon David Son CofI RW 15 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Shannon Sarah Jane Dau CofI RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Shannon Agnes Lizzie Dau CofI RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Shannon Hannah Mary Dau CofI RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  William Devanny and Fanny Tonar Household          
8 Devany William Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Devany Fanny Wife RC Only reads 43   Married Donegal  
  Devany Rose Anne Dau RC RW 20 Linen shirt maker Single Donegal  
  Devany Mary Dau RC RW 17 Linen shirt maker Single Donegal  
  Devany James Son RC RW 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Note: For Fanny's family - see 1901 census Kirkstown
                     
9 Curran William Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Curran Mary Wife RC Can't read 59   Married Donegal  
  Curran John Son RC RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Curran Patrick Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
10 Shannon Anne Head CofI Can't read 70 Ret farmer Single Donegal  
  Shannon Elizabeth Sister CofI Only reads 65   Single Donegal  
                     
11 Russell Alexander Head CofI Can't read 40 Ag Labr Married Donegal  
  Russell Catherine Wife CofI RW 30   Married Donegal  
  Russell Charles Son CofI Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
                     
  Neal Browne and Elizabeth Daly Household          
12 Browne Eliza Head RC Can't read 74 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Browne Lizzie Dau RC RW 26 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Browne Ellen Dau RC RW 24 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Browne Lizzie Niece RC RW 16 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
  McConologue Kate Niece RC RW 14 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Eliza b 2 Sep 1868, Ellen b 11 Mar 1871

                     
  William Tease and Eliza Wilkin Household          
13 Tease William Head CofI Only reads 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Tease Eliza Wife CofI RW 53   Married Donegal  
  Tease John Son CofI RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Tease Maggie Anne Dau CofI RW 22 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Tease William Son CofI Only reads 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Tease Robert Son CofI Only reads 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Tease James Son CofI Only reads 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Gallagher James Servant RC Only reads 12 Herd boy Single Donegal  
                     
  George Frizzell and Sara Malseed Household          
14 Frizzell George Head Pres RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Frizzell Sarah Wife Pres RW 31   Married Donegal  
  Frizzell Lizzie Dau Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Frizzell Thomas Son Pres RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Frizzell John Son Pres RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Frizzell Antin Son Pres Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Frizzell Hannah Dau Pres Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Frizzell Annie Dau Pres Can't read 1   Single Donegal  

 

Note:

George Frizzell married Sarah Malseed 18 Apr 1890 Letterkenny 3 Pres Ch

George son of Thomas (Samuel) Frizzell and Eliza Shannon? Thomas Frizzell married Elizabeth Shannon 8 Oct 1847 Letterkenny 3 Pres Ch

                     
  George Power and Jane Delap Household          
15 Power Jane Head Pres RW 60 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Power Annie Dau Pres RW 37 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Power James Son Pres RW 33 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Power Alexander Son Pres RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Dunlop William Brother CofI Only reads 55 Income from interest Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

George Power, son of John Power, married Jane Dunlop, dau of William Dunlop 14 Mar 1861 Letterkenny 3 Pres Ch

Civil registration has Jane as Delap while church records have her as Dunlop

                     
  Joseph Malseed and Eliza Jane Black Household          
16 Malseed Joseph Head Pres RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Malseed Eliza Jane Wife Pres RW 55   Married Donegal  
  Malseed James Son Pres RW 27 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Malseed Elizabeth Dau Pres RW 21 Linen shirt maker Single Donegal  
  Malseed Joseph Son Pres RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Malseed Catherine Dau Pres RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Malseed Ellen Dau Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Note: Joseph Malseed married Elizabeth Black 20 Dec 1866 Convoy Pres Ch
                     
  William Kelly and Anne/Nancy Devanny Household          
17 Kelly William Head RC Can't read 55 Cooper/farmer Married Donegal  
  Kelly Anne Wife RC Only reads 55   Married Donegal  
  Kelly Francis Son RC RW 25 Carpenter Single Donegal  

 

Note:

William Kelly, son of John, married Anne Deveney, dau of William, 14 Sep 1871 at Glenswilly

Margaret Kelly, dau of John, married Charles McLoughlin, Glencar, son of Michael, 20 Feb 1871

Francis b 12 Dec 1874, bap Glenswilly

Francis married Bridget Sweeney (servant in household below), dau of Daniel Sweeney and Bridget Gallagher, Stramore, Gartan - see Stramore census notes

                     
18 Miller James Head Baptist RW 70 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Miller Sarah Jane Wife Baptist RW 60   Married Donegal  
  Miller William Nephew Pres RW 28 Farm Labr Single Donegal  
  Stewart Rebecca M Boarder Baptist RW 21 Cook/Domestic Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Bridget Servant RC RW 19 Farm Svt Domestic Single Donegal IE
 

Note:

Bridget Sweeney b 12 May 1882, Stramore, dau of Dan Sweeney and Biddy Gallagher - see Stramore census notes

Bridget married Francis Kelly, son of William Kelly and Anne Devanny in household above

                     
19 McLaughlin David Head RC Can't read 32 Flax dresser Married Donegal  
  McLaughlin Mary Wife RC Can't read 30   Married Donegal  
  McLaughlin James Son RC Can't read 13 Herd (cattle) Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Fanny Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Francis Son RC Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Mary Anne Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin William Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
                     
  Patrick Murray and Rose O'Donnell Household          
20 Murray Patrick Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Murray Rose Wife RC RW 40   Married Donegal  
  Murray John Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Murray Thomas Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Murray Mary Anne Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Murray Fanny Dau RC RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Murray Ellen Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Murray Maggie Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Murray Hugh Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
21 Crumlish Andrew Head RC Can't read 60 Shepherd Married Donegal IE
  Crumlish Anne Sister RC Can't read 55 Wool spinner Single Donegal IE
                     
22 Miller George Head Pres RW 40 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
  Miller Mary Sister Pres Only reads 55   Single Donegal  
                     

 

Townland Notes:

 

Births

 

1 Sep 1866, Teresa Brown, dau of Edward and Susan Brown

20 Feb 1867, Rose Brown, dau of Daniel Brown and Mary McMenamin

 

Marriages

 

Neil Brown, 32, Black Falls, Glenswilly, (Drumanaught, Conwal), son of Edward Brown, married Mary Gallagher, 28, Galwolly, dau of Daniel Gallagher, 30 Jan 1883 in the RC Chapel, Kilteevoge. Witnesses Michael & Bridget Kelly - see marriage registration

- see 1901 census Galwolie (Researcher: Lindel - Email) 

 

 

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