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1901 Census Inishkeeragh Island, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

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Book - Inniscaorac, My Account, By Susan O'Donnell

 

Also see 1911 Census Inishkeeragh Island

Name Surname Relationship Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Marriage Born Language
                     
Michael Gallagher and Rose Gallagher Household            
Michael Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 65 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Rosey Gallagher Wife R.C. can't read 60 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Nappy Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 19 F Farmer's Dau Married Donegal I&E
Kate Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 17 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Michael Gallagher (James/Kate) married twice :

1. Mary ? who died Aug 4 1867

Child of Michael and Mary :

Frank b. c1861 married Mary Ward (Patrick, Ballintra) – see below

James ?

2. Rose Gallagher (Dominic/Margaret, Annagry) on Aug 13 1868 in St. Mary’s, Kincasslagh

- Rose Gallagher was the widow of Patrick Duffy, Annagry, who died Jan 13 1865

Children of Michael and Rose :

Mary b. c1872 married Hugh Gallagher (Edward) – see below

Hugh b. Oct 21 1875 married Grace Gallagher (Edward) - see below 

Biddy b Mar 24 1870  Margaret b. Jul 30 1874 Catherine b. Oct 19 1877 Daniel b. Apr 30 1879 - all born in Ballintra

Margaret b. Jul 30 1874 married Patrick Conaghan (John, Illion) - see 1911 census Ballintra
Catherine b. Oct 19 1877 married Patrick O'Donnell (Condy, Leabgarrow)
Nappy married Daniel Boyle (Patrick, Crolly) - see 1911 census Meenaleck

Children of Patrick and Rose :

Patrick Duffy b. Jan 30 1865 married Sophia Gallagher - see 1901 census Annagry
Bernard Duffy b. c1860 married Anne O'Donnell, Crickamore - see 1901 census Annagry

Ellen Duffy b. c1860 married Patrick McCauley, Gortgar - Linlithgow and New Zealand

Family of Rose Gallagher :

Rose's sister Ellen married  Peter Rodgers – see 1901 census Leabrannagh

Her brother Patrick married Fanny Gallagher (Michael, Gortgar) - see household #122 1901 census Annagry

                     
James Gallagher and Bridget Gallagher Household            
James Gallagher Head R.C. Can't read 63 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Bridget Gallagher Wife R.C. Can't read 60 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Isabella Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 19 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
Patrick Gallagher Son R.C. Can't read 30 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

James Gallagher (John) widower, Pluhoge married Bridget Gallagher (Dominic) Inniskeeragh on Jan 22 1870 in St Mary’s

Kincasslagh

Catherine b Sep 12 1874  Bridget b Feb 10 1877

Bella  b. Apr 1 1879 married James Gillespie (Anthony, Loughagher)

Patrick b. Dec 13 1870 married Rose Gallagher (Michael, Cloghcor)

                     
John Rodgers and Sheila Gallagher Household            
John Rodgers Head R.C. can't read 87 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Cecelia Rodgers Wife R.C. can't read 70 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Nancy Rodgers Daughter R.C. R&W 22 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
James Rodgers Son R.C. can't read 40 M Farmer's Son Married Donegal I&E
Mary Rodgers Dau-in-Law R.C. R&W 30 F   Married Donegal I&E
Charles Rodgers Grandson R.C. can't read 4 M   Unmarried Donegal I&E
Nancy Rodgers Granddau R.C. can't read 3mths F   Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Mary died May 27 1864 aged 1.5 yrs from Pertussis

James married Mary O'Donnell (Charles, Milltown) - Mary's sister Anne married Maurice Sweeney - see below

Mary and Anne daughters of Charles O'Donnell and Kate Sharkey - see 1901 census Leckenagh

Edward b. July 15 1867 died Sep 19 1870

Anne b  Jul 13 1875 married Charles Gallagher (Hugh)

Sarah b. Dec 13 1869 married Michael Gallagher (Hugh) - see below

Philip married 1.Bridget Gallagher (Edward) 2. Susan O'Donnell (Tully) Ballintra - see below

Patrick married Madge O'Donnell (Tully) Ballintra - see below

Ellen married Patrick Ward (Patrick) Ballintra - see 1901 census Ballintra

Biddy b. June 12 1872 died Aug 5 1881

John b. May 10 1865 died Apr 30 1880

Charles b. c1853 died Sep 3 1877

                     
Daniel Boyle and Bridget Rogers Household            
Daniel Boyle Head R.C. can't read 32 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Bridget Boyle Wife R.C. R&W 27 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Patrick Boyle Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Boyle Son R.C. R&W 6 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Neil Boyle Son R.C. can't read 4 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Joseph Boyle Son R.C. R&W 1mth M Scholar Unmarried Donegal  
Bridget Boyle Daughter R.C. can't read 7 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Boyle Daughter R.C. can't read 2 F   Unmarried Donegal  

Note:

Daniel Boyle (Patrick) married Bridget Rogers (John) on Jan 13 1891 in Arranmore

Daniel Boyle b. Jan 19 1865 to Patrick Boyle and Mary McCauley – see 1901 census Fallagowan

Bridget Rogers born Dec 05 1873 to John Rogers (Phil) and Cicely Boyle

Cecelia b. 29 Jul 1904 married Patrick Gallagher (Hugh/Mary) 

                     
Daniel O'Donnell and Bella Gallagher Household            
Daniel O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 40 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Belle O'Donnell Wife R.C. R&W 30 F Knitter Married Donegal I&E
Sicily O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 12 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Daniel O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 10 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Patrick O'Donnell Son   R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Daniel O'Donnell  son of Daniel (Donal Rua) O'Donnell and Sheila (Johnie Rua) Early - see 1901 Aphort census

Daniel O'Donnell was a brother of Patrick O'Donnell - see 1901 census Ballintra

Bella Gallagher was the daughter of Patrick Gallagher and Mary Gallagher - see 1901 census Ballintra

Children of Daniel and Bella :

Daniel married Sarah Rogers (Patrick) - their dau Susan wrote the book 'Inniscaorac, My Account'

Sheila married Hugh Green (Edward, Ballintra)

                     
Maurice Sweeney and Anne O'Donnell (Charles, Milltown) Household            
Maurice Sweeney Head R.C. R&W 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Annie Sweeney Wife R.C. R&W 40 F   Married Donegal I&E
Hugh Sweeney Son R.C. R&W 23 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Sweeney Daughter R.C. R&W 20 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
Charles Sweeney Son R.C. R&W 18 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Sweeney Son R.C. R&W 16 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
Kate Sweeney Daughter R.C. R&W 14 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
Cecily Sweeney Daughter R.C. R&W 12 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Michael Sweeney Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Bridget Sweeney Daughter R.C. R&W 5 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Sweeney Brother R.C. R&W 65 M Farm Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Anne's sister Mary married James Rodgers - see above

Anne and Mary daughters of Charles O'Donnell and Kate Sharkey - see 1901 census Leckenagh

Hugh b Jun 16 1876 married Bridget McGinley (Michael) Mullaghduff Scotch - see 1911 census Inishkeeragh

Mary b. Oct 17 1880 (Milltown)

Dau Anne married Edward Gallagher. See 1901 Census Ballintra

                     
Grace Bonner Head R.C. can't read 35 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
                     
Hugh Gallagher and Mary O'Donnell Household            
Hugh Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 60 M Farmer Widower Donegal I&E
Michael Gallagher Son R.C. R&W 24 M Farmer's Son Married Donegal I&E
Charles Gallagher Son R.C. R&W 22 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Gallagher Son R.C. R&W 18 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
Tully Gallagher Son R.C. R&W 16 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
Maggie Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 25 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Hugh Gallagher (John) married Mary O'Donnell (Neilh) on Feb 21 1870 in St Mary’s Kincasslagh

Mary O'Donnell dau of Neil O'Donnell and Madge Coll.
Her brothers:

- Tully married Ellen Mooney

- Charles married Bridget Gallagher - see 1901 census Ballintra

Children of Hugh and Mary :

Madgey b Feb 13 1871 married Peter Leonard (Denis) - see 1911 census Ballintra

Peter Leonard was b Nov 26 1875 in Inniskeeragh and d Nov 09 1935 in the Arranmore Disaster - see Arranmore Boating Tragedy 9 Nov 1935

Michael b Sep 29 1874 married Sarah Rodgers (John) - see below

Charles b Mar 03 1877 married Nancy Rodgers (John). Son John b 17 Jun 1904

John b. c1883 married Annabella Gallagher (Patrick/Fanny) Annagry - Chapel Strand, Gortgar

Bridget b. 12/04/79

                     
Michael Gallagher and Sarah Rodgers Household            
Michael Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 24 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Sarah Gallagher Wife R.C. R&W 28 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 2 F   Unmarried Donegal  

Notes:

Michel son of Hugh Gallagher and Mary O'Donnell - see above

Sarah dau of John Rodgers and Sheila Gallagher - see above

Michael Gallagher (Hugh) married Sarah Rogers (John) on May 1 1898 in St Crones Arranmore

Charles b 13 May 1909

Mary (Minnie) married James O'Neill, Banagher Co. Derry

                     
Hugh Gallagher and Grace Gallagher (Edward) Household            
Hugh Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 55 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Gracey Gallagher Wife R.C. can't read 50 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Hugh Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 21 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
Bridget Gallagher Daughter R.C. Read 20 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
Michael Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 16 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 14 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E

Note:

Grace b Aug 24 1874 dau of Edward Gallagher and Caroline Gallagher – see below

The ages on the return are all incorrect

Hugh b. Oct 21 1875 son of Michael Gallagher and Rose Gallagher - see above

                     
Philip Rogers and Nora Ward Household            
Philip Rogers Head R.C. R&W 32 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Norah Rogers Wife R.C. R&W 30 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Philip Rogers Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Rogers Daughter R.C. R&W 4 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Rogers Son R.C. can't read 2 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
Joseph Rogers Son R.C. can't read 3mths M   Unmarried Donegal I&E
Norah O'Donnell Servant R.C. can't read 28 F Gen.Servant Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Philip was the son of Philip Rogers and Bridget Gallagher. He married Nora Ward (Patrick) Ballintra on Feb 13 1888

His brother Edward was born Dec 29 1864 died Apr 25 1870

His brother John (b. c1848 d. Sep 28 1886) married Cecelia Boyle (William) Ballintra – see above

Parents of Nora Ward are Patrick Ward and Mary Early - see 1901 census Ballintra

Mary, sister of Nora, married Frank Gallagher - see below

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Hugh Gallagher and Mary Gallagher Household            
Hugh Gallagher Head R.C. R&W 34 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Wife R.C. R&W 29 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Patrick Gallagher Son R.C. R&W 9 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Hannah Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 7 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Rose Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 6 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 4 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Caroline Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 2 F   Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Hugh Gallagher (Edward) married Mary Gallagher (Michael) on Apr 9 1892 in St Mary’s Kincasslagh

Mary is a daughter of Michael and Rose Gallagher – see above

Hugh son of Edward Gallagher (Inniskeeragh) and Caroline Gallagher (Croaghnamaddy)

Children of Edward and Caroline :

Hugh b. Dec 05 1865 married Mary Gallagher

Daniel b. Mar 18 1872

Grace b. Aug 24 1874 married Hugh Gallagher (Michael) - see above

Caroline b . October 09 1876 married John Gillespie (Anthony) - see 1901 census Loughagher and 1911 census Illion

Hannah b. Mar 18 1868 married James Vaughan (Thomas) Jul 25 1897 in Michigan

Mary married Daniel Coll (Peter) - see 1901 census Rannagh and Torries

Biddy b. Feb 25 1870 married Philip Rogers (John)

Anne b. Mar 01 1880 d. ?
Edward b. ? d. ?
Patrick married Anna McCauley - MI, USA

Children of Hugh and Mary :

Patrick b.14 Jan 1892 married Cecelia Boyle (Daniel)
Hannah (Nora) married Andrew Boyle
Rose married John O Donnell (John, Inniscoo)
Mary married Charles O Donnell (Anthony, Eighter)
Caroline b. 10 Mar 1900 married Michael Boyle (Daniel, Ballintra)
Michael b. 22 May 1901
Bridget b. 9 May 1903
Margaret b. 25 June 1905
Edward b. c1907
Lucy b. Jul 1909 d. 1931
Nappy b. 10 Aug 1911 d. 1911
Nappy b. 6 Jan 1913
Kathleen b. c1915 d. c1915
Hugh b. 21 May 1916

                     
Philip Rodgers and Susan O'Donnell Household            
Philip Rogers Head R.C. R&W 45 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Susan Rogers Wife R.C. R&W 30 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Cecelia Rogers Daughter R.C. R&W 11 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Patrick Rogers Son R.C. R&W 7 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Madge Rogers Boarder R.C. R&W 20 F Sch.Teacher Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Philip son of John Rodgers and Sheila Gallagher - see above

Philip Rogers married twice :

1. Bridget Gallagher (Ned) on Apr 28 1889 in St Crone’s Arranmore

2. Susan O' Donnell, dau of Tully O'Donnell and Ellen Mooney on May 28 1898 in St. Crone’s Arranmore  - see 1901 census Ballintra

Madge Rogers, boarder, dau of Peter Rogers and Anne Sweeney - see 1901 census Meenmore

                     
Patrick Rogers and Magey O'Donnell Household            
Patrick Rogers Head R.C. R&W 50 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Madge Rogers Wife R.C. can't read 34 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Cecelia Rogers Daughter R.C. R&W 12 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Ellen Rogers Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Sarah Rogers Daughter R.C. R&W 7 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Patrick Rogers Son R.C. R&W 5 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Rogers Son R.C. can't read 2 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal  
Susan Rogers Daughter R.C. can't read 6mths F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal  

Notes:

Madgey dau of Tully O'Donnell and Ellen Mooney - see 1901 census Ballintra

Patrick son of  John Rogers and Sheila Gallagher – see above

Tully b May 03 1902

Phil b 12 Aug 1904

Ellen married Patrick O'Donnell (Biddy) Innisfree

Sarah married Daniel O'Donnell (Daniel) - their dau Susan wrote the book 'Inniscaorac, My Account'

Sheila married Dominic Boyle (Patrick) Illion

                     
Frank Gallagher and Mary Ward Household            
Francis Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 40 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Wife R.C. Read 30 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
Mary Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
Hannah Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 8 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
James Gallagher Son R.C. Read 5 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
John Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 2 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal English
Notes:

Parents of Frank Gallagher are Michael and Mary Gallagher – see above

Parents of Mary Ward are Patrick Ward and Mary Early - see 1901 census Ballintra

Nora, sister of Mary, married Philip Rogers - see above

                     

Townland Notes


Daniel Gallagher (1834 - 1920) and Mary Gallagher (1837 -1932)
Children Catherine b. 20/07/65  Hugh b. 18/05/68  Peter b. 22/02/71  Mary b. 20/01/77  Hannah b. 17/12/79
Daniel Gallagher was the son of Peter Gallagher and Catherine McCauley.
Daniel and Mary arrived in Boston on 6 May 1884 on the 'Prussian' going to Beaver Island with family Patrick, Kate, Hugh, Peter, Rose, Mary and Anne.
They were accompanied by several Arranmore families, sponsored by Fr Peter Gallagher, Beaver Island.
They also had a son Daniel (1864 - 1955) who returned to Inniskeeragh in 1909 and in Jan 1910 married Mary Gallagher (1884 - 1964), dau of Patrick and Fanny Gallagher, Annagry.
Daniel Jnr. and Mary arrived in Boston on 20 Apr 1910 on the 'Numidian' going to St. James, MI

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