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1901 Census Kilmacrenan Town, Kilmacrenan, Co Donegal

 

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 Coyle Neal Head RC RW 41 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Coyle Hannah Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Coyle Patrick Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell John Servant RC RW 30 farm Svt Single Donegal  
  Doogan Manus Servant RC Can't read 12 Herd boy Single Donegal IE
  Brogan Anne Servant RC RW 27 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
  Murray Mary Servant RC RW 26 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
                     
  Robert Campbell and Sarah Jane Collison Household          
2 Campbell Robert Head Episc RW 55 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Campbell Sarah J Wife Episc RW 65 Farmer's wife Married Armagh  
  Campbell John Son Episc RW 27 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Campbell William C Son Episc RW 27 Book keeper Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell Hannah Servant RC RW 19 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
                     
3 Stewart Fanny Head Pres RW 50 Shop keeper Widow Donegal  
  Stewart David Son Pres RW 20 Asst shop keeper Single Donegal  
                     
  Charles Coyle and Mary McGettigan Household          
4 Coyle Mary Head RC Can't read 85 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Coyle Rose Dau RC Can't read 60 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Coyle Patrick Gson RC RW 21 Post boy Single Donegal  
  McCloskey Sarah Servant RC RW 22 Domestic Svt Single Donegal  

 

Notes:

Children of Charles and Mary :

Hannah - married Mark Connolly, Keenaghan, son of Patrick and Catherine, 29 Oct 1872, witnesses James? and Patrick McCormick

Edward

Hugh

Catherine

Cecela

- all emigrated to Philadelphia, USA

Rose

                     
  Tague Boyle and Catherine McTaggart Household          
5 Boyle Kate Head RC Can't read 80 Knitter Widow Donegal IE
  Boyle Tague Son RC RW 32 Ag Labr Single Donegal IE
                     
6 Prunty Mary Head RC RW 38 Nat School Teacher Single Cavan  
  Kiernan Catherine Visitor RC RW 60   Single Longford  
                     
7 O'Connell Michael Head RC RW 30 Constable RIC Married Cork IE
  O'Connell Bridget Wife RC RW 26   Married Derry  
  O'Connell John P Son RC RW 3 Scholar Single Derry City  
  O'Connell William V Son RC Can't read 2   Single Derry City  
  O'Connell Alphonsus M Son RC   6mths   Single Donegal  
                     
8 Taylor David Head CofI RW 42 Hotel proprietor Married Donegal  
  Taylor Maggie Wife RC RW 32   Married Antrim  
  Taylor Carrie J Dau CofI Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Taylor Fred Harold Son CofI Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Taylor Unbaptized Son CofI Can't read 2mth   Single Donegal  
  Taylor Robert C Brother CofI RW 38 Ostler Single Donegal  
  Gillen James Servant RC RW 22 Barman Single Antrim  
  Gillen Rose Servant RC RW 20 Cook Single Antrim  
  McCabe Peter Joseph Stepson RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Belfast City
  McGarvey Frances Servant RC RW 18 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  McGarvey Bridget Servant RC RW 14 Nurse Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  Kyle John Servant Pres RW 26 Ostler Single Donegal  
                     
9 Conaghan Magey Head RC RW 40 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Conaghan John Nephew RC RW 19 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
  Halferty Fanny Boarder RC Can't read 45 Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
                     
10 Dillon Patrick Head RC Can't read 50 Shop keeper Married Donegal  
  Dillon Mary Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
  Dillon Teresa Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dillon Maggie Dau RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Brannigan Patrick Boarder RC Can't read 40 Ag Labr Single Donegal IE
                     
  Joseph Lougheed and Jemima Creagh Household        
11 Lougheed Joseph Head CofI RW 66 RIC pensioner Married Roscommon
  Lougheed Jemima R Wife CofI RW 56   Married Mayo  
  Lougheed Kate Dau CofI RW 36 Cook Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell John Boarder RC RW 23 Tea dealer Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Annetta Matilda b 13/05/65 and Joseph Creagh b. 14/06/67 both in Doochary, Lettermacaward

Margaret b. 15/10/80 in Creeslough

                     
12 Fries Edward Head RC RW 48 Grocer Married Donegal IE
  Fries Mary Wife RC RW 45   Married Donegal IE
  Fries Lizzie Dau RC RW 17 Asst Grocer Single Donegal  
  Fries John Son RC RW 15 Asst Grocer Single Donegal  
  Fries Edward Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Fries Mary Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Fries Rose Dau RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
                     
13 Devenney John Head RC RW 76 Publican Married Donegal IE
  Devenney Anne Wife RC RW 70   Married Donegal IE
  Devenney Charles Son RC RW 35 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Devenney Maggie Dau-in-law RC RW 30 Barmaid Married Donegal IE
  Devenney Mary Anne Gdau RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Devenney John Gson RC   3   Single Donegal  
  Devenney Ellen Gdau RC   1   Single Donegal  
  Hay Margery Servant RC RW 50 Nurse Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
                     
14 McPaul Daniel Head RC Can't read 40 Ag Labr Married Donegal IE
  McPaul Sally Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
  McPaul Mary Dau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal IE
                     
  Michael Duffy and Ellen McGettigan Household          
15 Duffy Michael Head RC RW 60 Farmer/Bootmaker Married Donegal IE
  Duffy Ellen Wife RC RW 55   Married Donegal IE
  Duffy Susan Dau RC RW 25 Spinster Single Donegal  
  Duffy Catherine Dau RC RW 21 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Duffy Mary Anne Dau RC RW 18 Spinster Single Donegal  
  Duffy Francis Son RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Hugh Strain and Mary Anne Lafferty Household          
16 Strain Mary Anne Head RC RW 28 Publican Widow Donegal  
  Strain Bridget Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Strain Hugh Son RC Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Strain John Son RC   10mths   Single Donegal  
  Liney John Nephew RC RW 12 Scholar Single New York City
  Diver Susan Aunt RC RW 65 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Duffy Maggie Servant RC RW 21 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  McCay Mary Servant RC RW 13 Nurse Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Michael Servant RC RW 35 Ostler Married Donegal IE
  Friel Bernard Servant RC RW 22 Carpenter Single Donegal IE
  Halferty Bridget Servant RC Only reads 83 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Researcher: Jan - Email

                     
17 Burns Samuel Head Pres RW 36 General Grocer Married Donegal  
  Burns Annie Wife Pres RW 34   Married Donegal  
  Burns Sarah Jane Dau Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Burns Robert Arthur Son Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Burns Joseph Albert Son Pres RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Burns Mary Edith Dau Pres RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Burns Charles Herbert Son Pres Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Burns Samuel Edmund Son Pres   2   Single Donegal  
  Burns James Henry Son Pres   1   Single Donegal  
  Whyte Ellen Servant RC RW 30 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  Jacob James Servant CofI Can't read 72 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
                     
  Hugh Fries and Charlotte McBride Household          
18 Fries Hugh Head RC RW 65 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Fries Michael Son RC RW 32 Farmer's son Married Donegal  
  Fries Mary Dau-in-law RC RW 30 Housekeeper Married Donegal IE
  Fries Charlotte Gdau RC   2   Single Donegal  
  Fries Hugh Gson RC   7mths   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Michael Frize, son of Hugh Frize & Charlotte McBride, married Mary Murray, Drumbrick, dau of William Murray & Rose Friel, 17 Feb 1898

Witnesses Hugh Harkin, Kilmacrenan & Anne MaLaughlin, Clonkilly More

Mary's family - see 1901 census Drumbrick

Children of Michael & Mary :

- Charlotte b 2 Jan 1899, Godparents Hugh & Hannah Murray

- Rose b 26 Mar 1902, Godparents Ferdinand & Sarah Friel

- Mary Anne b 5 Nov 1903, Godparents Charles & Hannah Murray

- Mary Anne b 5 Jan 1905, Godparents Neil & Hannah Murray

- Michael b 7 Sep 1906, Godparents Hugh & Frances McGarvey

Researchers:

Michael - Email or Email

Trish - Email

                     
19 Gorman John Head RC RW 45 Tailor Married Donegal IE
  Gorman Rose Wife RC RW 35   Married Donegal IE
  Gorman John Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gorman Bridget Dau RC RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gorman James Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Gorman Michael Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Gorman James Brother RC RW 32 Tailor Single Donegal IE
  Gorman Edward Servant RC RW 24 Tailor Single Donegal IE
                     
  Edward Houston and Rose Shiel Household          
20 Houston Edward Head RC RW 65 Shop keeper Married Donegal  
  Houston Rose Wife RC RW 63   Married Donegal IE
  Houston Rose Dau RC RW 26 Book keeper Single Donegal  
                     
21 Cannon Maggie Head RC RW 30 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Cannon Mary Sister RC RW 27 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
                     
22 Coyle George Head CofI RW 29 Constable RIC Married Leitrim  
  Coyle Jane Margaretta Wife CofI RW 25   Married Donegal  
  Coyle Lilian Jane Dau CofI Can't read 2   Single Down  
                     
23 Durnion Denis Head RC RW 31 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Durnion Susan Sister RC RW 35 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  Durnion Bridget Sister RC RW 30 Draper Single Donegal  
                     
24 Fries Neal Head RC RW 55 Blacksmith Single Donegal  
  Fries John Brother RC RW 50 Blacksmith Single Donegal  
                     
25 McTeague Rose Head RC RW 43 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  McTeague Mary C Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McTeague Joseph J Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Thomas Dillon and Mary Rodgers Household          
26 Dillon Thomas Head RC RW 55 Farmer/Shopkeeper Married Donegal IE
  Dillon Mary Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
  Dillon Hannah Dau RC RW 24 Book keeper Single Donegal  
  Dillon Robert Son RC RW 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Dillon Edward Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Dillon Thomas Son RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Dillon Isabella Dau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dillon John Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dillon Michael Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dillon Patrick Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dillon James Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dillon Mary Anne Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Dillon Anthony Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  

 

Notes:

Ellen b 28 Oct 1894. Godparents James and Madge Sheils

Anthony Dillon b 13 Sep 1896. M Elizabeth O'Brien (?) USA 26 Nov 19?

Researcher: Jan - Email

                     
  William Irwin and Margaret Stewart Household          
27 Irwin William Head Pres RW 63 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Irwin Margaret Wife Pres RW 50 Seamstress Married Donegal  
  Irwin William Son Pres RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Irwin Rebecca Dau Pres RW 24 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Irwin Martha Dau Pres RW 16 Telephone operator Single Donegal  
  Wilson William Boarder Pres RW 47 Builder contractor Widower Donegal  
  Stewart John A Boarder Pres RW 28 Grocer Single Donegal  
                     

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