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1901 Census Gola Island, Tullaghobegly, Co Donegal

 

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ENTRY NAME RELATIONSHIP AGE OCCUPATION/COMMENTS
       
Patrick Coll and Sarah Gallagher Household  
1 Coll Paddy head 57 farmer
  Coll Sarah w 46  
  Coll Hannah d 21 farmers daughter
  Coll Bridget d 19 farmers daughter
  Coll Nancy d 17 farmers daughter
  Coll Hugh s 14 farmers son
  Coll Nappy d 11 farmers daughter
  Coll Maggie d 8 scholar
  Coll Paddy s 6 scholar

Note:

Isabella b 2 Feb 1890, bap 5 Feb 1890, sponsor Sarah Gallagher

         
Edward Sweeney and Bridget McGee Household  
2 Sweeney Edward head 35 farmer
  Sweeney Bridget w 33  
  Sweeney Hugh s 10 scholar
  Sweeney Annie d 8 scholar
  Sweeney James s 6 scholar
  Sweeney Ferrigle s 4 scholar
  Sweeney Mary d 1.6  
Note:

Edward Sweeney (Hugh/Mary) married Bridget McGee, dau of Feargal McGee and Anna Curran, Dore, on

10 Feb 1890 in St Mary's Gweedore

         
John Peoples and Mary Rodgers Household  
3 Peoples John head 60 farmer
  Peoples Mary w 43  
  Peoples Fanny d 17 farmers daughter
  Peoples Mary d 16 farmers daughter
  Peoples Maggie d 15 farmers daughter
  Peoples George s 14 scholar
  Peoples William s 12 scholar
  Peoples Kate d 10 scholar
  Peoples James s 2.6  

Notes:

John Peoples (William) married Mary Rodgers (Andrew, Kincasslagh) on Feb 20 1882 in St Marys Belcruit

Mary's family - see 1901 census Kincasslagh

         
4 Friel Ellen head 27 farmer / nm
         
5 Boyle Mary head 35 farmer / nm
         
Daniel McGinley and Sarah Boyle Household  
6 McGinley Daniel head 45 farmer / widower
  McGinley Bridget d 15 scholar
  McGinley Joseph s 13 scholar
  McGinley Patrick s 12 scholar
         
Charles McGinley and Kate McFadden Household  
7 McGinley Charles head 43 farmer
  McGiney Kate w 38  
  McGinley Patrick s 7 scholar
  McGinley Teague s 5 scholar
  McGinley James s 2  
  McGinley Daniel s 0.3  
  McGinley Hannah d 13 scholar
  McGinley Nancy d 11 scholar
  McGinley Mary d 9  
Notes:
Charles McGinley (Teague) married Catherine McFadden (Patrick, Knockastoller) on 12 Feb 1886 in Gweedore
James b. 22 May 1898 - Rev. Seamus McGinley - see Biography
         
Michael McGinley and Frances Mulligan Household  
8 McGinley Michael head 49 farmer
  McGinley Fanny w 48  
  McGinley Michael s 23 farmers son
  McGinley John s 19 farmers son
  McGinley Denis s 17 farmers son
  McGinley Thomas s 15 scholar
  McGinley Bridget d 13 scholar
  McGinley Joseph s 11 scholar
  McGinley Ellen d 9 scholar
  McGinley Cecily d 7 scholar
  McGinley Grace d 5 scholar

Note:

Dau Ellen married Daniel Friel, Barnes Lower, son of Bernard and Catherine Friel, 29 Jan 1918. Witnesses John McDermott,

Fawans and Alice Friel, Barnes Lower

         
9 Gallagher Susan head 30 farmer / nm
  Gallagher Daniel brother 50 general labourer
         
John McBride and Hannah Boyle Household  
10 McBride Hannah head 56 farmer / widow
  McBride Maggie d 29 farmers daughter
  McBride Sarah d 28 farmers daughter
  McBride Daniel s 27 farmers son
  McBride Joseph s 21 farmers son
  McBride Charles s 18 farmers son
  O'Hare John boarder 25 National teacher / Kerry
         
Hugh Roarty and Margaret Mulligan Household  
11 Roarty Hugh head 52 farmer
  Roarty Margaret w 50  
  Roarty Charles s 28 farmers son
  Roarty Hugh s 22 farmers son
  Roarty Kate d 20 farmers daughter
  Roarty Mary d 15 farmers daughter
  Roarty Grace d 13 farmers daughter
  Roarty Bridget d 11 farmers daughter
  Roarty Joseph s 9 sch
  Roarty James s 7 sch
  Roarty Sarah d 5 sch

Notes:

Children of Hugh and Margaret :

13 children born / 10 living in 1911

Charles

Margaret b Aug 7 1874 bap Aug 9 1874

John b Aug 18 1876 bap Aug 20 1876;

Hugh b Jul 3 1878 bap Jul 11 1878, married Mary Boyle?

Catherine b Dec 5 1880 bap Dec 6 1880;

Mary

Grace b Dec 31 1887 bap Jan 4 1888;

Brigid b Feb 7 1890 bap Feb 9 1890;

Joseph b Oct 16 1892 bap Oct 16 1892;

James b Apr 24 1894 bap Apr 24 1894;

Sarah

Margaret b Nov 5 1910

         
12 McGinley Nappy head 40 farmer / nm
  McGinley Margaret sister 39 domestic servant
         
Patrick Gallagher and Anne Roarty Household  
13 Gallagher Patrick head 55 farmer
  Gallagher Nancy w 65  
  Gallagher Charles s 22 farmers son

Note:

Patrick Gallagher, son of Charles Gallagher, married Anne Roarty, dau of Charles Roarty, 24 Feb 1873, St Mary's

Tullaghobegly & Gweedore. Witnesses ? McGinley and Mary Doherty, Gola

         
14 Friel Charles head 55 farmer / nm
         
Teague McGinley and Hannah Diver Household  
15 McGinley Teague head 72 farmer
  McGinley Hannah w 70  
  McGinley Edward s 30 farmer
  McGinley Michael s 25 farmer
  McGinley Una d 32 farmer
  Doherty Hannah niece 11 scholar
Note: Son Charles married Kate McFadden - see household #7
         
Charles Diver and Mary Mulligan Household  
16 Diver Charles head 50 farmer
  Diver Mary w 46  
  Diver Michael s 27 farmers son
  Diver Owen s 24 farmers son
  Diver Edward s 20 farmers son
  Diver Hannah d 21 farmers dau
  Diver Mary d 17 farmers dau
  Diver Ellen d 13 scholar
  Diver Nappy d 11 scholar
  Diver Gracey d 8 scholar
  Diver Paddy s 6 scholar

Notes:

Charles Diver, son of Charles Diver, married Mary Mulligan, dau of Owen Mulligan 3 Feb 1872, St Mary's Tullaghobegly & Gweedore.

Witnesses Patrick Gallagher, Gola and ? Mulligan, Coteen?

Children of Charles and Mary :

Eleanora b Apr 5 1889 bap Apr 7 1889;

Eugene b Mar 1 1874 bap Mar 1 1874;

Eugene b Nov 10 1876 bap Nov 13 1876; 
Grace b May 19 1893 bap May 21 1893;

Honora b Dec 29 1878 bap Jan 1 1879;

Isabella b Mar 12 1891 bap Mar 14 1891;

Michael b Dec 14 1872; Ned b Feb 12 1881;

Owen b Nov 12 1876; Patrick b Jan 22 1895 bap Jan 30 1895

         
Patrick O'Donnell and Nappy Diver Household  
17 O'Donnell Nappy head 50 farmer / widow
  O'Donnell Charles s 26 farmers son
  O'Donnell Bridget d 20 farmers daughter
  O'Donnell Annie d 18 farmers daughter
  O'Donnell Mary d 16 farmers daughter
  O'Donnell Daniel s 12 scholar

Note: Patrick O'Donnell, 22y, son of Michael, Innismeane married Nabla Diver, 18y, dau of Michael, Gola on

20 Feb 1865 in St Mary's Gweedore

         
Owen/John Diver and Bridget Gallagher Household  
18 Diver Owen head 50 farmer
  Diver Bridget w 40  
  Diver Charles s 12 scholar
  Diver Joseph s 10 scholar
  Diver Patrick s 8 scholar
  Diver Mary d 5 scholar
  Diver Fanny d 3  
         
Michael Diver and Mary Gallagher Household  
19 Diver Mary head 75 farmer / widow
  O'Donnell Hugh son in law 40 brother to Margaret ms Diver in household 22
  O'Donnell Sarah daughter 36 died a month after census was taken
  O'Donnell Mary granddaughter 5 scholar
  O'Donnell Bridget granddaughter 4  
Researcher: Sheila - Email
         
Michael Gallagher and Bridget Diver Household  
20 Gallagher Bridget head 60 farmer / widow
  Doherty John son in law 50 general labourer / widower
  Doherty Kate granddaughter 14 scholar
  Doherty Nappy gd 12 scholar
  Doherty Mary gd 9 scholar
  Doherty Annie gd 4  

Notes:

John Doherty, Magheraclogher, son of Daniel Doherty and Cecilia Gallagher, married Cecilia Gallagher, Gola Island, dau of

Michael Gallagher and Bridget Diver, 3 Feb 1886

Children of John Doherty and Cecilia Gallagher

- Anne b 27 Aug 1897 & Annabella (Nappy) b 11 Nov 1888

         
Hugh Sweeney and Mary Diver Household  
21 Sweeney Hugh head 60 farmer
  Sweeney Mary w 58  
  Sweeney James s 32 farmer
  Sweeney Hugh s 19 farmer
  Sweeney Sheelah d 22 farmer
  Diver Paddy servant 7 domestic servant

Notes:

Children of Hugh and Mary :

Sarah b 1 Jun 1874, bap 3 Jun. Godparents Owen O'Donnell and Mary McBride. Emigrated to the US

James married Cecelia Doherty (Charles, Stranacorca)
Edward married Bridget McGee - see #2

Researcher: Lorraine - Email

         
Edward Diver and Margaret O'Donnell Household  
22 Diver Edward head 45 farmer
  Diver Margaret w 40 sister to Hugh O'Donnell in household 19
  Diver Mary d 8 scholar
  Diver Cecily d 7 scholar
  Diver Michael s 4  
  Diver Bridget d 0.6  
         
Michael O'Donnell and Hannah Ferry Household  
23 O'Donnell Michael head 32 farmer
  O'Donnell Hannah w 25  
  O'Donnell Patrick s 3 farmers daughter
  O'Donnell Daniel s 1  
         
Patrick Doogan and Magey Gallagher (Magheraclogher) Household
24 Doogan Patrick head 58 fisherman
  Doogan Maggie w 54  
  Doogan Julia d 25 general servant
  Doogan Charles s 23 fisherman
  Doogan Maggie d 19 general servant
  Doogan Madgey d 16 scholar
  Doogan Annie d 13 scholar
  Doogan Kate d 9 scholar

Note:

Patrick Doogan, son of Charles Doogan, married Magey Gallagher, Magheraclogher, dau of Roger Gallagher, 23 Feb 1873, St Mary's Tullaghobegly & Gweedore. Witnesses John Peoples, Gola and Mary Gallagher, Gola

       

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