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1901 Census Killymasney, Conwal, Co Donegal

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  Patrick McLaughlin and Mary Kelly Household          
1 McLaughlin Patrick Head RC RW 45 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  McLaughlin Bridget Dau RC RW 17 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Susan Dau RC RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Barbara Dau RC RW 13 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Sara Jane Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Denis Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin James Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McLaughlin Cassie Dau RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Neal Devaney and Bridget McMonagle Household          
2 Devaney Neal Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Devaney Patrick Son RC Can't read 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                     
  Maurice Kennedy and Ellen Kelly Household          
3 Kennedy Ellen Head RC RW 56 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Kennedy Bridget Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Kennedy John Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Charles Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Cassie Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Rose Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Ellen Dau RC RW 15 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
                     
  Daniel Herold and Catherine Kelly Household          
4 Harrell Catherine Head RC RW 44 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Harrell Dennis Son RC RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Harrell John Son RC RW 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Harrell William Son RC RW 15 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Harrell Patrick Son RC RW 13 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Harrell Daniel Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Harrell Francis Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Harrell Susan Dau RC Can't read 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Harrell Joseph Son RC RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal  

 

Notes:

Surname in older records Herold and Harold

Daniel 'Harol', 35, Killmasney, son of Denis, married Catherine Kelly, 29, Letterbrick, dau of John, 18 Feb 1882 in Cloghan

- witnesses John Kelly and James Dogherty

Catherine Kelly dau of John and Mary -  her household in 1851 consisted of : James Kelly 85 head, John Kelly 33 son, Mary Kelly

30 dau-in-law, marr 1841

- her brother John m Mary McGeehan - see 1901 census Letterbrick

Son Patrick emigrated on the Cameronia in Apr 1912 to join friend John Kelly in Mason City, Doughertys Co, Iowa

- he is recorded as being 5'9" tall, with  dark complexion, brown hair and blue eyes

- married Ellen McMenamin 22 Nov 1922 in Mason City - see 1901 census Drumanaught

Herald's b Killymasney :

William Herald b 5 Mar 1854

Denis Herald b 1 Apr 1855, parents James Herald and Susan O'Donnell

                     
  Patrick Devaney and Cecilia/Giles Gallagher Household          
5 Devenny Denis Head RC RW 30 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Devenny Mary Sister RC RW 32 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Devenny Rosey Sister RC Can't read 28 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Devenny Bridget Sister RC RW 26 Seamstress Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Children of Patrick Devaney and Cecilia/Giles Gallagher

Rosey m John O'Donnell, Killymasney, son of Anthony O'Donnell & Anne Slevin, 11 Jun 1905 in Glenswilly. Witnesses Cormick

and Rose Gallagher, Blackfalls - see 1911 census Killymasney

See household 9, below, for John

For John's family - see 1901 census Kirkneedy

John and Rose are buried in Glenswilly - see headstone inscription

                     
  John Kane and Bridget Brown Household          
6 Kane John Head RC Only reads 68 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Kane Bridget Wife RC Can't read 63   Married Donegal IE
  Kane Margaret Dau RC RW 35 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Kane Charles Son RC RW 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Browne John Bro-in-law RC RW 45 Farm Labr Single Donegal IE
                     
  James Carbery and Rose Murray Household          
7 Carbery James Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Carbery Rose Wife RC RW 39 Farmer's wife Married Donegal  
  Carbery Patrick Son RC Can't read 4 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Carbery Catherine Dau RC Can't read 2 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Carbery Rose Anne Dau RC Can't read 5mths Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
                     
  Charles Friel and Ellen Crumlish Household          
8 Friel Ellen Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Friel Mary Anne Dau RC RW 36 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Friel Catherine Dau RC RW 34 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Friel Ellen Dau RC RW 32 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Friel Michael Son RC RW 26 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Friel John Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                     
9 Love Alexander Head Pres RW 34 farmer Single Donegal  
  Love Anne Jane Sister Pres RW 38 Farmer's sister Single Donegal  
  Love Rebecca Sister Pres RW 36 Farmer's sister Single Donegal  
  Love Anne Jane Cousin Pres RW 26 Farmer's sister Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell John Servant RC Can't read 24 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
 

Note:

Servant John O'Donnell, son of Anthony O'Donnell & Nancy Slevin, Kirkneedy,  m Rose Devanny, 11 Jun 1905 - see notes household 5,

above

                     
  James Carbery and Mary McDaid Household          
10 Carbery James Head RC RW 80 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Carbery Mary Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal IE
  Carbery Anthony Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Shiels Edward Nephew RC RW 19 Letter carrier Single Donegal  
                     
11 Langan Sophia Head RC Can't read 45 Housekeeper Married Donegal IE
  Langan Mary Dau RC Only reads 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Langan James Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Dominic Carberry and Annabella Heron Household          
12 Carbery Anne Head RC RW 40 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  Carbery Hannah Sister RC RW 29 Shirtmaker Single Donegal IE
  McDaid Bella Niece RC RW 11 Scholar Single Londonderry  
 

Notes:

Anne applied for the Old Age Pension in 1916, stating her parents names were Dominic and Nabla Carbery - the household was

not found (the 1841 & 1851 census would have been searched and those census were before the couple married)

Marriage banns Conwal & Leck - Dominic Carberry & Annabella Heron, both Glenswilly, 18 Apr 1853

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  Richard Doherty and Margaret McDaid Household          
13 Doherty Richard Head RC RW 65 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Margaret Wife RC RW 60   Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Michael Son RC RW 27 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Alice Dau RC RW 22 Shirtmaker Single Donegal IE
  Doherty James Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Doherty James Brother RC RW 68 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Maggie Servant RC Can't read 25 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
 

Note:

Richard Doherty, 27, Killymasney, son of James Doherty, married Margaret McDevitt, full age, dau of Bernard/Bryan McDevitt,

Procklis, on 24 Feb 1865 in Letterkenny. Witnesses Daniel herald and Magy Harkin - see marriage certificate

Richard was a son of James Doherty (Killymasney) and Catherine Doherty (Drumanaught).

James and Catherine's children were Richard, George, John, James and Anne (Nancy)

Margaret McDaid/McDevitt was from Procklis. Her parents were John McDevitt and Alice McMonigle?

Children of Richard and Margaret -

Catherine b 17 Jun 1872, John b 4 May 1874, Michael b 26 Sept 1870, Mary b 13 Aug 1869

James b 23 Aug 1880, baptised 29 Aug, God parents Patrick McLaughlin & Mary McLaughlin

Alice b 19 Feb 1875, baptised 23 Feb, God parents Charles Kelly and Mary Kelly

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  Charles Kelly and Mary McLaughlin Household          
14 Kelly Charles Head RC RW 62 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Kelly Mary Wife RC Only reads 60   Married Donegal  
  Kelly Catherine Dau RC RW 34 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Kelly Bridget Dau RC RW 27 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Kelly Edward Son RC RW 25 Civil Bill Officer Single Donegal  
  Kelly Rose Dau RC RW 21 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Kelly Eliza Dau RC RW 19 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Kelly John Visitor RC RW 40 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
                     
  Edward McMonagle and Bridget McGinley Household          
15 McMonagle Edward Head RC Only reads 70 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McMonagle Bridget Wife RC Only reads 61   Married Donegal  
  McMonagle John Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McMonagle Sarah Dau RC RW 23 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McMonagle Edward Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                     
  Edwards McDaid and Mary Curran(?) Household          
16 McDaid Edward Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McDaid Mary Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal  
  McDaid Patrick Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                     
17 Curran William Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Curran Anne Dau RC Can't read 20 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Curran Francis Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
                     
  Charles Devenny and Ellen Brown Household          
18 Devaney Charles Head RC RW 19 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Devaney Susan Sister RC RW 16 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  Devaney Rose Sister RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Michael Quinn and Ellen Brown Household          
19 Quinn Michael Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Quinn Ellen Wife RC Can't read 70   Married Donegal IE
  Tinney Ellen Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's dau Married Donegal  
  Quinn Margaret Dau RC RW 24 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
                     
20 O'Donnell Mary Head RC RW 45 Farmer's Mother Widow Donegal  
                     
  Patrick O'Donnell and Bridget Carbery Household          
21 O'Donnell Patrick Head RC RW 30 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Bridget Wife RC RW 35   Married Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Michael Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell Rose Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell Catherine Mother RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Carbery Rose Aunt RC RW 72 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Mary Sister RC RW 25 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
                     

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