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1901 Census Dungloe Town, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

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Additional data  and family notes submitted by Angela & Lindel

Also see 1911 Dungloe Town census

 

No Surname Given Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 Early Owen Head Const RC RW 51 Farmer's son Married Leitrim  
  Greer? William Sergeant CI RW 43 Custom Hse Clerk Widower Clare  
  Coffey? Joseph Constable RC RW 27 Farmer's son Not married Roscommon
  Reaney? George Constable CI RW 28 Draper's Asst Not married Leitrim  
  Dolan Thomas Constable RC RW 23 Farmer's son Not married Cavan  
  M? John Constable CI RW 22 Farmer's son Not married Cavan  
  Mulrooney John J Constable RC RW 22 Compositor Not married Mayo  
                     
  Owen and Julia Early Household          
2 Early Julia M Wife RC RW 36   Married Cork  
  McDonnell Katie Niece RC RW 8 Scholar Not married England  
  Note: Also see 1911 census Leckbeg
                     
  Patrick Gallagher and Madge Ward Household          
3 Gallagher Patrick Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Madge Wife RC Can't read 49   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Madge Dau RC RW 19 Dressmaker Not married Donegal IE
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 17   Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Biddy Dau RC RW 18 Dressmaker Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Hugh Son RC RW 15 Rural Postman Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 12 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Annie Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Hannah Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Rosie Dau RC Can't read 6 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Cormick? Hugh Boarder RC RW 67 Farm labourer Not married Donegal IE
  Annie Morrow? Boarder CI RW 50 Servant Not married Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Patrick Gallagher (John, Arlands) married Magy Ward (Godfrey, Cloghglass) on Feb 9 1875 in St Marys Belcruit

Patrick son of John Gallagher and Cicely Boyle - see 1901 census Arlands

Madgie dau of of Godfrey Ward (Cloughglass) - see 1901 census Cloghglass

Children of Patrick and Madge :

Madgey b Oct 9 1878 

Bridget b Sep 12 1880

Sarah b Mar 17 1877 married Patrick Gallagher (Pat) Tievegarvlagh (Paddy the Cope)

Paddy and Sally were in Uphall, Scotland in 1901

Hugh married Mary Glackin (Thomas, Tubberkeen) - Bayonne
Hannah married John Rodgers, Meenmore
Rose married James O'Donnell, Meenmore
John married Mary O'Donnell, Inishal

                     
  John Gallagher and Mary Doherty Household          
4 Gallagher John Head RC Can't read 52 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Gallagher James Son RC Can't read 16 Scholar Not married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 15 Scholar Not married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 14 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Anthony Son RC Reads 7 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher John Son RC Can't read 5   Not married Donegal  
 

Notes:

John Gallagher (John, Arlands) married Mary Doherty (James, Cruit) on Mar 9 1882 in St Mary’s Belcruit

John son of John Gallagher and Cicely Boyle - see 1901 census Arlands

John brother of Patrick Gallagher, above

Son James married Nancy Glackin (Thomas, Tubberkeen)

                     
5 Sharkey James Head RC RW 48 Civil Bill Offr Not married Donegal IE
                     
  James Sharkey and Hannah Ward Household          
6 Sharkey James Head RC RW 65 Mason Widower Donegal IE
  Sharkey John Son RC RW 21 Labourer Not married Donegal English
  Sharkey Godfrey Son RC RW 19 Labourer Not married Donegal English
  Sharkey Madge Dau RC RW 17 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal English
  Sharkey Patrick Son RC RW 15 Labourer Not married Donegal English
  Sharkey Mary Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Not married Donegal English
  Sharkey James Son RC RW 11 Scholar Not married Donegal English
 

Note:

James Sharkey (Neil, Meenmore) married Hannah Ward (Godfrey, Cloghglass) on Feb 18 1868 in St Mary’s Belcruit

James Sharkey brother to Peter in household #99

Hannah Ward dau of of Godfrey Ward (Cloughglass) - see 1901 census Cloghglass

Children of James and Hannah, all born in Meenmore :

Neil b Apr 24 1869 

Anne b May 10 1871married William Boyle (Hugh/Anne, Leckenagh) 

John b Nov 24 1875 

Godfrey b Jul 4 1878 

Margaret b Oct 18 1880

Male b Jul 21 1874 in Dungloe

                     
  Neil Doherty and Bedelia Sweeney Household          
7 Dougherty Bedelia Head RC RW 46 Shopkeeper Widow Mayo IE
  Dougherty Charles Son RC RW 17 Shop Asst Not married Donegal English
  Dougherty Joseph Son RC RW 15 Scholar Not married Donegal English
  Dougherty Roseanne Dau E RW 14 Scholar Not married Donegal English
  Dougherty Mary J Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Not married Donegal English
  Boyle Annie Servant RC RW 19 Servant Not married Donegal IE
  McMenamin James Boarder RC RW 39 RC Clergyman   Donegal  
  Notes:

Neil Doherty (Neil, decd, Shallogans) married Bedelia Sweeney (Patrick) on Dec 14 1880 in St Peter’s Dungloe

Neil's brother John m Mary McGee - see 1901 census Beaghmore, Inishkeel

See household #86 for notes on Bedelia’s family

Son Charles emigrated Mar 5 1906 to his uncle Charles McSweeney in Houston TX. Charles died June 17 1914 in Texas

                     
  Moses Hanlon and Jane Hunter Household          
8 Hanlon Moses Head CI Can't read 74 Farmer Married Donegal English
  Hanlon Janie Wife CI RW 70   Married Donegal English
  Hanlon Cassie Dau CI RW 30 Dressmaker Not married Donegal English
  Hanlon Maggie Dau CI RW 22 Dressmaker Not married Donegal English
  Hanlon Lizzie Dau CI RW 14   Not married Donegal English
  Note:

Moses Hanlon (William, Meenmore) married Jane Hunter (Richard, Crickamore) on Oct 21 1850 in St Crones, Dungloe

Samuel b. Apr 3 1864  Richard b. Aug 29 1866  Margaret b. Apr 6 1877

                     
  Condy Boyle and Margaret Sweeney Household          
9 Boyle Condy Head RC RW 82 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Boyle Mia Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's dau Not married Donegal IE
  McDermott James Gson RC RW 17 Farmer's Gson Not married Down English

 

Notes:

Children of Condy and Margaret :

Maggie married Peter McDermott (James) on Mar 20 1879 in St Mary’s Belcruit.

 - Margaret Maria McDermott b May 8 1880 in Rathfriland Co Down

Condy b. 4 June 1864 m Sarah McGeehan - see 1901 census Cloghfin, Urney

Condy b. 4 June 1864 married Sarah McGeehan (Condy, Derryleconnell Near)

- Station Master in Cloughfin, Urney in 1901 - see 1901 census Clogfin

- Station Master in Fintown in 1911 - see 1911 census Fintown
Michael b. 10 June 1866 married Annie Maria Sharkey (Peter, Fairhill Dungloe) emigrated 10 Apr 1911 to Bayonne

                     
  William Gorman and Mary Sweeney (Meenmore) Household          
10 Gorman William Head RC RW 37 Car ? & Driver Married Donegal IE
  Gorman Mary Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal IE
  Gorman John Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Not married Donegal  
 

Notes:

William Gorman (John, decd.) married Mary Sweeney (John, decd., Meenmore) on Feb 10 1895 in Burtonport

Evelyn married Hugh O'Donnell (Frank, Crickamore)

                     
11 Whitford Alexander Head Pres RW 44 Bank Manager Not married Antrim  
  Dudgeon Arthur Visitor CI RW 51 Bank Manager Not married Mayo  
  Mc? Ellen Gen Svt RC Reads 55 General Svt Widow Armagh  
                     
  Patrick Hanlon and Catherine Dudgeon Household          
12 Hanlon Catherine Head CI RW 97 Hotel Keeper Married Monaghan IE
  Hanlon Samuel Son CI RW 38 Clerk of Petty Sessn Not married Monaghan English
  Meredith Christina Dau CI RW 40 Housekeeper Married Monaghan English
  Meredith Lilly Gdau CI RW 18   Not married Nottingham, Eng English
  Meredith Lillian Gdau CI RW 12 Scholar Not married Nottingham, Eng English
  Alcorn John Servant CI RW 12 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal English
 

Notes:

Christina married Abraham Meredith on Oct 24 1877

Cassie b. Feb 15 1878 to Abraham Meredith and Christina Hanlon

Elizabeth married John Carr on Apr 16 1882

Jane married Robert Burns Trapnell on Feb 25 1855

Thomas emigrated to Queensland, married Margaret Haslet

James emigrated to Queensland, married Margaret Gellathy

George emigrated to Queensland married Ellen Sherrin

House became known as Campbell's Hotel

See headstone St Crone’s Cemetery

                     
  Daniel Sweeney and Mary Gildea Household          
13 Sweeney Daniel Head RC RW 33 Nat Sch Teacher Married Donegal IE
  Sweeney Margaret Sister RC RW 38 Farmer's dau Not married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Mary Relative RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Not married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Lizzie Relative RC RW 15 Monitor Not married Donegal English
  Harris Bessy Boarder Episc RW 22 Nat Sch Teacher Not married Longford English
  Nicholson Basil Boarder RC RW 19 Bank Cashier Not married Manchester English

 

Note:

Daniel and Margaret children of James Sweeney (Donal) and Margaret Gallagher, Dungloe

James and Patrick (household #86) were the sons of Daniel Sweeney and Bridget McFadden

Mary and Lizzie daughters of Daniel and Margaret's sister Bridget, who married Hugh O'Donnell - see Leckenagh census

Children of James and Margaret :

Catherine (4 yrs, died Feb 19 1865 of phthisis)

Bridget b abt 1861

Margaret b abt 1862

Joseph Jas. b 10/06/65,

Daniel b 10/12/67, married Mary Gildea (Stranaglough, Inniskeel)  – son James b Aug 12 1904

Anthony b 22/05/70

Elizabeth b. 01/05/62 – Sr. Simplicia, Sisters of Cluny

Anne, 10y, died 23/11/66

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  Hugh Toland and Rose O'Donnell Household          
14 Toland Hugh Head RC RW 45 Tailor Married Donegal IE
  Toland Roseanne Wife RC RW 37   Married Donegal IE
  Toland Paddy Son RC RW 15 ? Not married Donegal  
  Toland Bridget Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Toland Mary Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Toland Michael Son RC RW 8 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Toland Hannah Dau RC RW 6 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Toland James Son RC Can't read 4   Not married Donegal  
  Toland Maggie Dau RC Can't read 2   Not married Donegal  
 

Note:

Hugh Tolan, Dungloe, son of Michael Tolan, Madavagh, married Rose O'Donnell, Meenbannad, dau of John O'Donnell,

23 Jun 1883 at St Mary's Belcruit. Witnesses William Gorman, Dungloe and Kate Toland, Lettermacaward

                     
15 Ward Alice Head RC Can't read 70 Lodging Hse Keeper Widow Donegal IE
  McGrory Patrick Son RC RW 45 Labourer Not married Donegal IE
  Smyth John Boarder RC RW 46 Tailor Not married Cavan  
  McMaster Patsy Boarder RC RW 50 Tailor Married Belfast  
  Note: Patrick McGrory (Patrick/Alice) married Anne McCarron (Peter/Margaret) Sheskinarone – see 1911 census Sheskinarone
                     
  Maurice McBride and Hannah Duffy (Inishfree) Household          
16 McBride Maurice Head RC RW 76 Publican Widower Donegal IE
  McBride Maurice Son RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McBride Mary Dau-in-law RC RW 39   Married Donegal IE
  Dilger Primus? Boarder RC RW 29 Clockmaker Not married Germany Ger/Eng
  Toland Bridget Servant RC RW 20 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Children of Maurice and Hannah :

Margaret married Michael Walsh, R.I.C. - USA
Maurice Og married Mary Moore, Ardara

Roderick b. Dec 26 1866 died Dec 26 1866

Anne married Peter Timoney - see 1901 census Meenatawy, Inniskeel

Hannah married 1. Jeremiah O’Donnell, Ballinamore, Fintown  2. James McGlinchey  – see 1901 census Cloghan Beg, Kilteevoge

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  Frank O'Donnell and Bridget Boyle (Liam) Household          
17 O'Donnell Frank Head RC RW 49 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Bridget Wife RC Can't read 55   Married Donegal IE
  Tyrrel John Boarder RC RW 50 Tailor Not married Sligo English
  Mullen Peter Boarder RC RW 56 Tailor Not married Tyrone English
  McF? Charles Boarder RC RW 60 Tailor Not married Donegal IE
  Boyle Anthony Boarder RC Can't read 60 Labourer Not married Donegal Irish
                     
  Andrew Brennan and Rose Kenny Household          
18 Brennan Rose Head RC RW 56 Spirit Merchant Married Down  
  Brennan Kenny John Son RC RW 24 Asst Spirit Merchant Not married Antrim IE
  Brennan Catherine Dau RC RW 22 Asst Spirit Merchant Not married Donegal IE
  Brennan Mary Dau RC RW 20 Asst Spirit Merchant Not married Donegal  
  Brennan Annabelle Dau RC RW 18 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Brennan Rose Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Note: Edward Daniel b Sep 21 1871 (b. in Co Down) Catherine b Aug 20 1876  Mary b Mar 19 1879
                     
  Patrick Donoho and Julia Hoey Household          
19 Donoho Patrick Head RC RW 54 Const RIC Married Cavan  
  Donoho Julia Wife RC RW 41   Married Monaghan  
  Donoho Joseph Son RC RW 21 Grocers Asst Not married Donegal IE
  Donoho Kate Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Donoho Maria? Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Note: Joseph b Nov 25 1877
                     
20 O'Donnell Biddy Head RC Can't read 66 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal IE
                     
21 Gallagher Denis Head RC RW 17 Car Driver Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Maggie Sister RC RW 14 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal  
                     
22 McMacken John Head RC RW 34 Sergent RIC Married Tyrone  
  McMacken Margaret Emily Wife RC RW 29   Married Belfast  
  McMacken Bernard ? Son RC RW 5 Scholar Not married Louth  
  McMacken Patrick ? Son RC Can't read 3   Not married Louth  
  McMacken Margaret Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Not married Donegal  
  McMacken Kathleen Edith Dau RC Can't read 2mths   Not married Donegal  
                     
23 Hughes Michael Head RC RW 38 Book keeper Married Belfast  
  Hughes Mary Wife RC RW 36   Married England  
  Hughes Ellen Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Not married Belfast  
  Hughes James Son RC RW 7 Scholar Not married Dublin  
  Hughes Bridget Dau RC Reads 5 Scholar Not married Belfast  
  Hughes Mary Dau RC Can't read 1   Not married Dungloe  
  Brennan Mary Servant RC RW 18 Domestic Svt Not married Diamond, Dungloe IE
                     
24 Purcell John Thomas Head RC RW 35 Constable RIC Married Kilkenny  
  Purcell Ella E Wife CI RW 32   Married Armagh  
  Purcell Bridget Dau CI RW 7 Scholar Not married Belfast City  
  Purcell Olive Jane? Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Purcell Kathleen Dau RC Can't read 1   Not married Donegal  
  McKenzie Marion Step dau CI RW 13 Scholar Not married Belfast City  
  McKenzie Kenneth Step son CI RW 11 Scholar Not married Belfast City  
                     
25 Duffy Catherine Head RC RW 30 ? Of Money Widow Donegal IE
  Duffy Francis Son RC Can't read 2   Not married Donegal  
  Duffy Catherine Dau RC Can't read 1   Not married Donegal  
  McCauley Rose Servant RC RW 14 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal IE
                     
  Patrick Roarty and Mary O'Donnell Household          
26 Roarty Patrick Head RC RW 32 Blacksmith Married Donegal IE
  Roarty Mary Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal IE
  Roarty Fanny Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Roarty Michael Son RC Reads 6 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Roarty Patrick Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Roarty Mary Dau RC Can't read 2   Not married Donegal  
  Roarty John Brother RC RW 30 Blacksmith Not married Donegal IE
 

Note:

Mary O'Donnell dau of Patrick O'Donnell and Mary Doherty - see 1901 census Falchorrib

Patrick Roarty was a son of Teague and Fanny Roarty, Meendernasloe - see 1901 census Meenderrynasloe

Son Patrick married Mary Sharkey (Connell, Craghyboyle)

                     
27 Gardiner Charles Head RC RW 35 Medical Practitioner Married Louth  
  Gardiner Catherine Wife RC RW 26   Married Antrim  
  Gardiner Charles Son RC Can't read 5   Not married Wicklow  
  Gardiner Elizabeth Mary Dau RC Can't read 3   Not married Wicklow  
  Gardiner Josephine Dau RC Can't read 2   Not married Wicklow  
  McCarthy Maryanne Servant RC RW 21 Domestic Svt Not married Wicklow  
  Brennan Ellen Servant RC RW 15 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal IE
  Note: see also 1911 census Meenmore
                     
  Anthony O'Donnell and Margaret Boyle Household          
28 O'Donnell Anthony Head RC RW 34 Magistrate Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Margaret Wife RC RW 32 Housekeeper Married Donegal English
  O'Donnell Daniel J Son RC Can't read 2   Not married Donegal English
  O'Donnell Maurice Son RC Can't read 11mths Not married Donegal  
  Note: Anthony O'Donnell (Daniel) married Margaret Boyle (Maurice)
                     
  Maurice Boyle and Margaret O'Donnell Household          
29 Boyle Cassie Head RC RW 35 Hotel Keeper Not married Donegal English
  Boyle Mary Sister RC RW 29 Spinster Not married Donegal English
  Boyle Lizzie Sister RC RW 27 Post Mistress Not married Donegal English
  Boyle Bridget Servant RC RW 32 Servant Not married Donegal IE
  McCole Dennis Servant RC RW 16 Servant Not married Donegal IE
  Note:

Marriage banns in St Eunan’s Letterkenny

Martin Boyle, Dungloe and Margaret O’Donnell, Letterkenny, Dec 17 1856

Margaret O'Donnell was the daughter of John O'Donnell, Cove Hill, Letterkenny (d. 1850) and the sister of Rev John O Donnell P.P.

Dungloe (1850 - 1876)
Maurice Boyle's sister Bridget married Lanty Hanlon - see 1901 census Meenagowan, Lettermacaward

Mary b. Aug 7 1865Elizabeth b. Jan 18 1868, Maurice b. Jan 18 1868 d. Jan 1872

Margaret married Anthony O'Donnell (Daniel) – see above

John, 35y, died Dec 11 1900

James, the eldest son, died Nov 17 1905 in Butte, Montana

                     
  Edward Doogan and Sarah Ellis Household          
30 Doogan Sarah Head RC RW 68   Widow Donegal IE
  Doogan Mary Dau RC RW 34 Seamstress Not married Donegal IE
  Egan Sarah Niece RC RW 10 Scholar Not married NY City English
  Note:
Joseph James b Nov 8 1864  Sarah Jane b May 4 1866  Cicely b Nov 17 1867 
Edward b Nov 16 1869
                     
31 Doherty Margaret Head RC Can't read 60 Charwoman Not married Sheskinerone IE
                     
  James Gallagher and Mary Melly Household          
32 Gallagher James Head RC RW 36 Carpenter Married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC RW 36   Married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher Kate Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Not married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher Michael Son RC RW 9 Scholar Not married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher Anne Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Not married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher Charles Son RC Reads 6 Scholar Not married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Not married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher John Son RC Can't read 2   Not married Dungloe IE
  Gallagher Bernard  Son RC Can't read 1   Not married Dungloe
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC Can't read 3mths   Not married Dungloe
  Note:

James Gallagher (Charles) married Mary Melly (James, Drumlaghdrid) on Jan 22 1887 in St Peter’s, Dungloe

                     
33 Boyle Biddy Head RC Can't read 50 Hosiery knitter Widow Donegal IE
  Boyle Alice Dau RC RW 18 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal IE
                     
  Philip McLaughlin and Esther O'Donnell Household          
34 McLoughlin Easty Head RC Can't read 47 Knitter Widow Donegal IE
  Note: Francis b Nov 2 1877
                     
Hugh Gallagher and Mary Carr Household          
35 Gallagher Mary Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Gallagher Ellen Dau RC Can't read 17 Domestic Svt Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Charles Son RC RW 12 Scholar Not married Donegal  
  Gallagher Hannah Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Not married Donegal  

Notes:

John and twin sister b Dec 11 1875  Margaret b Aug 26 1877  Bridget b Feb 02 1880

James married Ellen Boyle (Michael) Leckenagh

Hugh d 1893, Mary d Glasgow 1943

Mary's father in Derrydruel Upper - see 1901 census Derrydruel Upper

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  Hugh O'Donnell and Bridget O'Donnell Household          
36 O'Donnell Hugh Head RC RW 30 Car Driver Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Biddy Wife RC RW 28   Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell John Son RC   11mths   Not married Donegal  
 

Notes:

Hugh O'Donnell married twice :

1. Cecelia O'Donnell (Denis, Sheskinarone)

2. Hugh O'Donnell (James, Meenmore) married Bridget O'Donnell (John, Meenacrieve) on Oct 17 1899 in St Mary’s Belcruit

Bridget dau of John O'Donnell and Hannah Campbell - see 1901 census Meenderrynasloe

Hugh and Bridget are buried in Dungloe - see headstone inscription & photograph

Children of Hugh and Bridget :

Triplets Sarah b 8:15pm, Margaret b 9:45pm, and Anne b 10pm 2 Sep 1904

Bridget married Bernard Carr – USA

Maggie b. 1911 married John Ward. They are buried in Dungloe - see headstone inscription & photograph

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37 Doherty Margaret Head RC RW 36 Farmer Not married Donegal IE
  Daley James Boarder RC