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1901 Census Glenties Town (Drumnasillagh portion), Inishkeel, Co Donegal

 

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Name Surname Relationship Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Marriage Born Language
                     
Patrick Boyle and Mary Dunleavy Household            
Pat Boyle Head R.C. R&W 36 M Agricultural Labourer Married Donegal I&E
Mary Boyle Wife R.C. R&W 30 F Seamstress Married Donegal I&E
Pat Boyle Son R.C. R&W 5 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Annie Boyle Daughter R.C. R&W 10 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Maggie Boyle Daughter R.C. Read 7 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Mary Boyle Daughter R.C. can't read 4 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  

Notes:

Patrick Boyle, Glenties, son of Patrick, Ardara, married Mary Dunleavy, Glenties, dau of James, 18 Aug 1889. Witnesses John McLoone,

Glenties and Ann Dunleavy, Glenties

Mary Dunleavy dau of James Dunleavy and Peggy Tighe - see 7th household, below

Children of Patrick and Mary :

Annie

Maggie

Patrick Joseph b 25 Jan 1896

James b 21 Mar 1897

Mary b 30 Jul 1898 - see baptism

Teresa b 12 Jun 1901

Agnes b 29 Jun 1906

Also see 1911 census

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Hannah Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 20 F Knitter Widow Donegal I&E
                     
Mary Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 30 F Housekeeper Married Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Daughter R.C. Read 7 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Grace Gallagher Daughter R.C. Read 5 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Annie Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 3 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
John Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 8mths M   Unmarried Donegal  
                     
Mary Breslin Head R.C. can't read 60 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
Nelly Breslin Sister R.C. can't read 58 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
Bridget McCole Sister R.C. can't read 56 F Servant Widow Donegal I&E
                     
James O'Donnell Head R.C. R&W 30 M Hostler Married Donegal I&E
Mary O'Donnell Wife R.C. R&W 28 F Housekeeper Married Donegal I&E
Anthony O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 3 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
Mary Jane O'Donnell Daughter R.C. can't read 1 F   Unmarried Donegal  
Sarah Gallagher Visitor R.C. can't read 14 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Jane O'Sullivan Head R.C. R&W 52 F Midwife Widow Kildare  
Patrick O'Sullivan Daughter R.C. R&W 18 M Machinist Unmarried Louth  
Josephine McCallagher Niece R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Dublin  
                     
James Dunlevey and Margaret Tighe Household            
James Dunleavy Head R.C. can't read 60 M Labourer Married Donegal I&E
Margaret Dunleavy Wife R.C. can't read 50 F Housekeeper Married Donegal I&E
Annie Dunleavy Daughter R.C. R&W 23 F Laundress Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Children of James and Margaret -

Mary b 25 Mar 1864 married Patrick Boyle - see household 1, above

Ellen b 23 Jan 1869

Annie b 8 Apr 1874 m James Gallagher, Port, Glasgow, son of Edward, 14 Jul 1902 in Glenties -see baptism & marriage register

Hannah m Michael Ward, Ballybofey, son of Denis 28 Feb 1911 in Glenties - see marriage register

Catherine b 18 Mar 1879

According to the 1911 census, James & Margaret had been married 43 years & had 13 children, 10 of whom were still living - see 1911 census

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Ellen Molloy Head R.C. can't read 60 F Knitter Widow Donegal I&E
Magy Timoney Sister R.C. can't read 58 F Knitter Widow Donegal I&E
                     
James Brown Head R.C. can't read 51 M Blacksmith Married Donegal I&E
Annie Brown Wife R.C. can't read 25 F Housekeeper Married Donegal I&E
                     
Rose McLoone Head R.C. R&W 26 F Housekeeper Married Donegal I&E
Mary McLoone Daughter R.C. can't read 1 F   Unmarried Donegal  
Mary A McGill Relative R.C. R&W 23 F Serving Agent Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
John Boyle Head R.C. R&W 47 M Carter Married Donegal I&E
Annie Boyle Wife R.C. R&W 50 F Shopkeeper Married Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Niece R.C. R&W 11 F Scholar Unmarried Glasgow I&E
Rose Gallagher Niece R.C. R&W 6 F Scholar Unmarried London I&E
                     
Francis McDevitt Head R.C. R&W 48 M Hosiery Mftr. Married Donegal I&E
Grace McDevitt Wife R.C. R&W 38 F Housekeeper Married Donegal I&E
Mannie? McDevitt Daughter R.C. R&W 14 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Bernard McDevitt Son R.C. R&W 13 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Dennis McDevitt Son R.C. R&W 12 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Rosie McDevitt Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Tessie McDevitt Daughter R.C. R&W 8 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Francis McDevitt Son R.C. R&W 6 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
James McDevitt Son R.C. can't read 4 M   Unmarried Donegal  
Patrick McDevitt Son R.C. can't read 2 M   Unmarried Donegal  
Alphonsus McDevitt Son R.C. can't read 1 M   Unmarried Donegal  
Annie McDevitt Niece R.C. R&W 18 F House Asst. Unmarried Donegal  
Anne Boyle Servant R.C. Read 26 F Dom.Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
Maria Roarty Servant R.C. can't read 17 F Dom.Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Murray Boarder R.C. R&W 16 F Shop Asst. Unmarried Donegal I&E
James Molloy Nephew R.C. R&W 24 M Shop Asst. Unmarried Donegal I&E
Teadg Campbell Boarder R.C. R&W 23 M Shop Asst. Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Thomas Kelly Head R.C. R&W 44 M Merchant Married Donegal  
Bridget Kelly Wife R.C. R&W 52 F   Married Donegal Irish
Patrick Breslin Servant R.C. R&W 20 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal Irish
James Tolan Servant R.C. R&W 19 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal Irish
Bridget Breslin Servant R.C. R&W 18 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
                     
John Molloy and Rose Gallagher Household            
John Molloy Head R.C. R&W 522 M Hotel Keeper Married Donegal I&E
Rose Molloy Wife R.C. R&W 50 F & Publican Married Donegal I&E
Bridie Molloy Daughter R.C. R&W 20 F   Unmarried Donegal  
Rose Molloy Daughter R.C. R&W 17 F   Unmarried Donegal  
Dolly Molloy Daughter R.C. R&W 12 F   Unmarried Donegal  
Jack Molloy Son R.C. R&W 9 M   Unmarried Donegal  
George Evans Boarder Presbyt. R&W 26 M G.P. Physician Unmarried Derry  
Sarah McLoone Servant R.C. R&W 23 F Gen.Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

John and Rose m. Nov 16, 1874, witnesses Edward Sullivan and Hugh McCloone, Ardara Parish, pic II 076

Rose Gallagher dau of of William Gallagher and Mary Hanlon

- her brother William Gallagher m Ellen Gorringe - see 1901 census Castlegoland

- her sister Kate m Patrick O'Donnell - see below

Children of John and Rose :

Charles John, Sep 27, 1875 sponsors Patrick Gallagher and Bridget Harkin, conducted by John Sweeny, pic II 110

 William, Sept 27, 1875, sponsors John ??? And Sarah Gallagher, conducted by John Sweeny, pic 35, II 110

 Notes submitted by Angela & Maureen

                     
James Molloy and Anne McCay Household            
James Molloy Head R.C. R&W 31 M Grocer Married Donegal I&E
Annie Molloy Wife R.C. R&W 36 F Asst.Grocer Married Donegal I&E
John Molloy Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Charles Molloy Son R.C. R&W 7 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Annie Molloy Daughter R.C. can't read 6 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Mary Molloy Daughter R.C. can't read 4 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Patrick Molloy Son R.C. can't read 3 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Bridget Molloy Daughter R.C. can't read 1 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Bridget Gallagher Servant R.C. R&W 18 F Dom.Servant Unmarried Donegal  
                     
John J. Molloy Head R.C. R&W 30 M Shop Keeper Married Donegal I&E
Annie Molloy Wife R.C. R&W 22 F Shop Keeper Married Donegal I&E
                     
Mary Kennedy Head R.C. can't read 52 F   Widow Donegal I&E
John Kennedy Son R.C. can't read 23 M   Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Denis Kennedy Head R.C. R&W 32 M Grocer's Server Married Donegal I&E
MaryAnne Kennedy Wife R.C. R&W 30 F   Married Donegal English
James Kennedy Son R.C. R&W 8 M   Unmarried Donegal  
Patrick Kennedy Son R.C. Read 6 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
MaryAnne Kennedy Daughter R.C. can't read 4 F   Unmarried Donegal English
Mary Molloy Moth-in-Law R.C. can't read 62 F   Widow Donegal I&E
Note: James 'dumb'
                     
Patrick McLoone Head R.C. R&W 40 M Publican Widower Donegal I&E
Peter McLoone Son R.C. R&W 18 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Mary McLoone Daughter R.C. R&W 16 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Kate McLoone Daughter R.C. R&W 15 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
James McDevitt Assistant R.C. R&W 24 M Asst.Bar Tender Unmarried Donegal I&E
Ellen Ward Domestic R.C. R&W 30 F Dom.Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
Patrick Devenney Boarder R.C. can't read 55 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
James Devenney Boarder R.C. R&W 30 M Farmer Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Patrick Kenny Husband R.C. R&W 60 M Shoemaker Married Donegal I&E
Mary Kenny Wife R.C. Read 50 F Sprigger Married Donegal I&E
Hannah Kenny Daughter R.C. R&W 27 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Kenny Daughter R.C. R&W 25 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal I&E
James Kenny Son R.C. R&W 24 M Merchant Unmarried Donegal I&E
Maggie Kenny Daughter R.C. R&W 20 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal English
                     
Andrew McDevitt Head R.C. R&W 30 M Shoemaker Married Donegal I&E
Kate McDevitt Wife R.C. Read 40 F Shopkeeper Married Donegal I&E
                     
Johnny Byrne Head R.C. R&W 65 M Smith Married Donegal I&E
Nelly Byrne Wife R.C. Read 50 F   Married Donegal I&E

Note:

John died 26 Feb 1902, buried in Kilclooney - see headstone inscription

                     
Peter McGeehan Head R.C. R&W 42 M Gen.Merchant Married Donegal I&E
Aggie McGeehan Daughter R.C. R&W 14 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Rose McGeehan Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mick McGeehan Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Catherine McGeehan Sister R.C. R&W 46 F Dom.Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Peter Gallagher Head R.C. R&W 42 M Draper Unmarried Donegal I&E
Condy Gallagher Servant R.C. R&W 35 M Carter Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Servant R.C. R&W 19 F Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
MaryAnne Gallagher Servant R.C. R&W 14 F Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Gildea Servant R.C. R&W 22 M Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
Pat Gildea Servant R.C. R&W 15 M Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
Manus? McDevitt Servant R.C. R&W 17 M Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Patk. Doherty Servant R.C. R&W 15 M Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
Dan McLoone Servant R.C. R&W 15 M Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Daniel Early Head R.C. can't read 38 M Gen.Merchant Married Donegal I&E
Margaret Early Wife R.C. can't read 37 F Merchant's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Cassie McHugh Sis-in-Law R.C. can't read 20 F Shop Girl Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Mary McDevitt Head R.C. R&W 35 F Publican Unmarried Donegal I&E
Bridget McDevitt Sister R.C. R&W 33 F   Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Quinn Cousin R.C. R&W 35 M Draper Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
John O'Donnell Head R.C. R&W 50 M Painter Married Donegal I&E
Annie O'Donnell Wife R.C. Read 53 F Housemaid Married Donegal I&E
Annie O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 16 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal  
Rodger O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 14 M Painter Unmarried Donegal  
                     
Owen Boyle Head R.C. can't read 55 M Boot&Shoemaker Married Donegal I&E
James Boyle Son R.C. R&W 25 M Boot&Shoemaker Unmarried Donegal I&E
Patrick Boyle Son R.C. R&W 16 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
John Boyle Son R.C. R&W 13 M Scholar Unmarried   English
                     
Michael Gallagher and Grace McDevitt Household            
Michael Gallagher Head R.C. R&W 31 M Merchant Married Donegal I&E
Grace Gallagher Wife R.C. R&W 23 F   Married Donegal I&E
Daniel Jos. Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 3mths M   Unmarried Donegal  
Maggie Gallagher Sister R.C. R&W 25 F Seamstress Unmarried Donegal I&E
Kate McDevitt Sis-in-Law R.C. R&W 20 F Boarder Unmarried Donegal I&E
Michael Byrne Asst. R.C. R&W 13 M Assistant Unmarried   I&E
Note: Rose b 5 Jul 1904
                     
William Hanlon Head C of I R&W 30 M Rlwy.Porter Married Donegal  
Ann Hanlon Wife C of I R&W 25 F   Married Donegal  
Margaret Hanlon Niece C of I R&W ? F Shopkeeper Unmarried America  
                     
James McLoone and Elizabeth Molloy Household            
James McLoone Head R.C. R&W 43 M Nat.Teacher Married Donegal I&E
Elizabeth McLoone Wife R.C. R&W 37 F Milliner Married Donegal  
James McLoone Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Francis McLoone Son R.C. R&W 6 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Arthur McLoone Son R.C. Read 3 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Elizabeth McLoone Daughter R.C. can't read 1 F   Unmarried Donegal  
MaryRose McLoone Daughter R.C. can't read 2mths F   Unmarried Donegal  
Bridget Boyle Assistant R.C. R&W 16 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

James McLoone, 'Glenher', son of James McLoone and Anne Ward, married Elizabeth Mulloy, Finisklin, Sligo, dau of John Mulloy and Bridget

  McGuirk, 24 Jun 1890 in Sligo. Witnesses Francis & Bridget Mulloy

The family is buried in the New Glenties Graveyard - see headstone inscription

Also see 1911 census

                     
Margaret Boyle Head R.C. R&W 50 F Housekeeper Widow Donegal I&E
Maggie Boyle Daughter R.C. R&W 19 F Seamstress Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Cormick Cannon and Anne Moore Household            
Cormick Cannon Head R.C. R&W 52 M Merchant Married Maas I&E
Annie Cannon Wife R.C. R&W 48 F   Married Narin I&E
SarahAnne Cannon Daughter R.C. R&W 22 F Asst.Draper Unmarried Glenties English
MaryJane Cannon Daughter R.C. R&W 20 F Asst.Draper Unmarried Glenties English
Etta Cannon Daughter R.C. R&W 17 F Scholar Unmarried Glenties English
Susan Cannon Daughter R.C. R&W 16 F Scholar Unmarried Glenties English
Marta Cannon Daughter R.C. R&W 14 F Scholar Unmarried Glenties English
Leena Cannon Daughter R.C. R&W 12 F Scholar Unmarried Glenties English
Thomas Cannon Son R.C. R&W 10 M Scholar Unmarried Glenties English
Hannah O'Donnell Servant R.C. R&W 30 F Dom.Servant Unmarried Cloughncor? I&E
Anne Toland Servant R.C. R&W 22 F Dom.Servant Unmarried Aughla I&E
Patrick Harkin Servant R.C. R&W 30 M Boots Unmarried Gortnamullagh I&E
Patrick Boyle Servant R.C. R&W 17 M Gen.Servant Unmarried Ballinacarrick English
Bridget O'Donnell Visitor R.C. R&W 18 F Servant Unmarried Aughla I&E

Notes:

Thomas married Meta Scharpegge. The family are buried in the New Glenties Graveyard - see headstone
Anne Moore sister of James Moore - see 1901 census Narin

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Tully Earley Head R.C. Read 65 M Blacksmith Married Donegal I&E
Bridget Earley Wife R.C. Read 52 F   Married Donegal I&E
Patrick Earley Son R.C. R&W 28 M Blacksmith Unmarried Donegal  
Mary Earley Daughter R.C. R&W 22 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal  
Catherine Earley Daughter R.C. R&W 19 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal  
Frank Earley Son R.C. R&W 17 M Blacksmith Unmarried Donegal  
Rose Earley Daughter R.C. R&W 12 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Mary Delargy Relative R.C. Write 8 F Scholar Scotland Donegal  
                     
James Griffin Head R.C. R&W 40 M Comm.Traveller Married Donegal I&E
Mary Griffin Wife R.C. R&W 39 F   Married Donegal I&E
Rose Griffin Daughter R.C. R&W 10 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Aggie Griffin Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Edward Griffin Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Maggie Griffin Daughter R.C. R&W 7 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Mary Griffin Daughter R.C. R&W 6 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Michael Griffin Son R.C. can't read 4 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Annie Griffin Daughter R.C. can't read 2 F   Unmarried Donegal  
Grace Griffin Daughter R.C. can't read 5mths F   Unmarried Donegal  
                     
Ambrose Kennedy Head R.C. R&W 70 M Tailor   Donegal I&E
Bridget Kennedy Wife R.C. can't read 68 F   Married Donegal I&E
Grace Kennedy Daughter R.C. R&W 42 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal I&E
Edward Kennedy Son R.C. R&W 33 M Tailor Unmarried Donegal I&E
James Kennedy Son R.C. R&W 29 M Tailor Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Kennedy Daughter R.C. R&W 28 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal I&E
Dan Kennedy Son R.C. R&W 26 M Tailor Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Hugh McLoone