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1901 & 1911 Census Lettercau, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

 

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Additional family notes submitted by Angela and Lindel

Also see Townland Notes below

 

No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Yrs Married Children born/living Born Language
                         
No 1                        
1901                        
  Feargal Gallagher and Bridget Gallagher Household              
  Gallagher Paddy Head RC RW 37 Farmer Single     Donegal IE
  Gallagher Ellen Sister RC Only reads 33 Knitter Single     Donegal IE
  Gallagher Bridget Sister RC Only reads 31 Knitter Single     Donegal IE
  Gallagher Margaret Sister RC RW 29 Knitter Single     Donegal IE
                         
1911 2 households                      
                         
  Patrick Gallagher and Anne O'Donnell Household              
  Gallagher Patrick Head RC RW 55 Farmer Married     Donegal  
  Gallagher Annie Wife RC RW 40   Married 3yrs 2 children born/living Donegal  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC Can't read 2   Single     Donegal  
  Gallagher Ellen Dau RC Can't read 10mths   Single     Donegal  
                         
  Gallagher Ellen Head RC Can't read 56 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  Gallagher Bridget Sister RC Can't read 50 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  Gallagher Maggie Sister RC RW 44 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
                         
 

Notes:

Paddy, Ellen, Bridget and Margaret are children of Fergal Gallagher and Bridget Gallagher

Their dau Mary married Thomas Duffy (Philip, Ardmeen) - see 1901 census Ardmeen

Fergus/Feargal son of Patrick Gallagher (d bef 1851) and Ellen Gallagher

Children of Patrick and Ellen :

Fergus m Bridget Gallagher

- son Paddy married Anne O'Donnell, Lettercaugh, dau of Neil, 25 Feb 1908 in Dungloe. Witnesses Hugh Duffy and Bridget Sharkey

- Anne dau of Neil O'Donnell and Ellen O'Donnell - see below

James

Anthony

Margaret

Grace

Bridget

Ellen

Annie b abt 1824 m James Walsh 1845

- dau Mary m Ward

- dau Nancy m Andrew McNulty - see 1901 census Ardmeen

- dau Ellen m Mulholland

                         
No 2                        
1901                        
  Patrick Boyle and Bridget Duffy Household              
  Boyle Patrick Head RC RW 34yrs 6mths Grocer Married     Donegal IE
  Boyle Bridget Wife RC Can't read 24yrs 3mths   Married     Donegal IE
  Boyle Denis Son RC Can't read 1mth   Single     Donegal  
                         
1911                        
  Boyle Patrick Head RC RW 48 Shopkeeper Married        
  Boyle Bridget Wife RC RW 37     12yrs 6 children born/living Donegal  
  Boyle Denis Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Boyle Mary Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Boyle Kate Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Boyle Thomas Son RC RW 5 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Boyle Annie Dau RC Can't read 3   Single     Donegal  
  Boyle Maggie Dau RC Can't read 1   Single     Donegal  
  Duffy Lizzie Boarder RC RW 17 National School Teacher Single     Donegal  
  Curran Edward Boarder RC RW 34 Carpenter Single     Donegal  
                         
 

Notes:

Patrick Boyle b Nov 18 1864, son of Denis Boyle & Catherine Gallagher - see 1901 census Loughanure

See his biography - Pádraig Ó Baoighill (c1864–1935) of Leitir Catha

Bridget Duffy b Aug 5 1876, dau of Thomas Duffy & Mary Gallagher, married Patrick Boyle (Denis) Loughanure – see Ardmeen census

                         
                         
No 3                        
1901                        
  Anthony Gallagher and Anne Sharkey Household              
  Gallagher Anthony Head RC Can't read 71 Farmer Widower     Donegal IE
  Gallagher Ellen Sister RC Can't read 63   Single     Donegal Only Irish
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 33 Labourer Single     Donegal IE
  Gallagher Anne Dau RC RW 30 Knitter Single     Donegal IE
                         
1911                        
  Gallagher James Head RC RW 45 Farmer Married     Donegal  
  Gallagher Maggy Wife RC RW 30 married married 7yrs 2 children born/living Donegal  
  Gallagher Anthony Son RC RW 6 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Gallagher Sheila Dau RC RW 5 Scholar Single     Donegal  
                         
 

Notes:

Children of Anthony and Anne :

James b Aug 05 1865

Anne b Jan 22 1867

Mary b Mar 28 1872

Pat Gallagher, bachelor, 11mths, died Nov 18 1864 of croup 

                         
                         
No 4                        
1901                        
                         
  Duffy Neil Head RC Can't read 52 Farmer Single     Donegal IE
  Duffy Grace Sister RC Can't read 36 Knitter Single     Donegal Only Irish
  Duffy Sophie Niece RC RW 18 Knitter Single     Donegal IE
                         
1911                        
  Duffy Neil Head RC Can't read 62 Farmer Single     Donegal  
  Duffy Grace Sister RC Can't read 66   Single     Donegal  
  Duffy Margaret Cousin RC Can't read 62   Single     Donegal  
                         
                         
No 5                        
1901                        
  Neil O'Donnell and Ellen O'Donnell household              
  O'Donnell Ellen Head RC RW 53 Workmistress (School) Widow     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Annie Dau RC RW 25 Shirt Maker Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Mary Dau RC RW 23 Shirt Maker Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Susan Dau RC RW 21 Workmistress (School) Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Joseph Son RC RW 19 Teacher Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Barney Son RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Neil Son RC RW 15 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Rose Sister RC Can't read 65 General svt Single     Donegal Only Irish
                         
1911                        
  O'Donnell Ellen Head RC RW 70 Farmer Widow     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Neil Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Mary Dau RC RW 25 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Susan Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Rose Boarder RC Can't read 74   Single     Donegal  
                         
 

Notes:

Neil possibly son of Hugh, son of Hugh and Bridget (source valuation records)

Children of Neil and Ellen :

Charles b Oct 19 1865

Dominick b June 16 1870 d. 1 Oct 1870

Anne b Nov 11 1871 married Paddy Gallagher - see above

Mary b Feb 20 1874

Susan b Nov 19 1878 

Joseph b Oct 18 1880

                         
                         
No 6                        
1901                        
  Daniel O'Donnell and Bridget Gallagher household              
  O'Donnell Bridget Head RC Can't read 44 Farmer Married     Donegal Only Irish
  O'Donnell Margaret Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Bridget Dau RC RW 19 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Alice Dau RC RW 18 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Anthony Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Hugh Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Daniel Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Hannah Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Mary Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
                         
1911                        
  O'Donnell Bridget Head RC Can't read 53 Farmer Widow     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Anthony Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Hannah Dau RC RW 22 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Mary Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Owen? Son RC RW 16 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  Boyle Dan Gson RC Can't read 3 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
                         
 

Notes:

Daniel O'Donnell (Philip) married Bridget Gallagher (Owen, Meenmore) on 15 Feb 1879 in Dungloe

Margaret b 19 Dec 1879, baptised 21 Dec, Godparents Hugh O'Donnell & Elizabeth Robinson?

- married Manus Boyle (Daniel, Loughanure), dau Margaret, b 22 Jun 1904

Bridget married Neil Boyle (John, Roshin Acres)

                         
                         
No 7                        
1901                        
  Anthony O'Donnell and Ellen McCauley Household              
  O'Donnell Ellen Head RC RW 45 Farmer Widow     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Bridget Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Ellen Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
                         
1911                        
  O'Donnell Ellen Head RC RW 57 Farmer Widow     Donegal  
  O'Donnell Ellen Dau RC   22 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  Gallagher Dan Son-in-Law RC RW 40 Farm labourer Married     America  
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC   24   Married 7yrs 3 children born/living Donegal  
  Gallagher Anthony Gson RC   1 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  Gallagher Catherine Gdau RC   5 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  Gallagher Ellen Gdau RC   3 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
 

Notes:

Anthony O'Donnell (Philip) married Ellen McCauley (James,Tully) on 19 Jul 1885 in Dungloe
Anthony's sister Margaret married Ellen's brother Anthony - see 1901 census Sheskinarone

His brother Daniel married Bridget Gallagher - see above
Anthony's sister Hannah married Michael O'Donnell (Michael) - see 1901 census Craghyboyle

Children of Anthony and Ellen :

Ellen

Bridget married Daniel Gallagher

- Daniel Gallagher, Loughagher, farmer, 25, son of John, married Bridget O'Donnell, Lettercaugh, 16, dau of Anthony, 12 Mar 1904. Witnesses John McPaul and Annie McCole

- Daniel son of John Gallagher and Bridget Forker? - see 1901 census Loughagher for Daniel & 1901 census Dunmore for parents?

                         
                         
No 8                        
1901 only                        
                         
  O'Donnell John Head RC RW 28 Farmer Married     Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Mary Wife RC RW 25   Married     Donegal IE
                         
                         
No 9                        
1901                        
  William McConnell and Catherine Mulhern household              
  McConnell Kate Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer Widow     Donegal IE
  McConnell Mary Dau RC RW 25 Shirt Maker Single     Donegal IE
  McConnell Daniel Son RC RW 23 Farmer Single     Donegal IE
  McConnell Fanny Dau RC RW 21 Shirt Maker Single     Donegal IE
  McConnell John Son RC RW 18 Farm svt Single     Donegal IE
  McConnell Fanny Visitor RC Can't read 84 Nurse Widow     Donegal Only Irish
                         
1911                        
                         
  McConnell Kate Head RC Can't read 75 Farmer Widow     Donegal  
  Gallagher Fanny Dau RC RW 33   Married 1yr 1 child born/living Donegal  
  Gallagher Francis Gson RC Can't read 4mths Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
                         

 

Notes:

James b Sep 24 1873

Female b Aug 24 1874

Daniel b Mar 15 1876 

Fanny b b 22 Sep 1877 (civil regn date Nov 03 1877)

John b 11 Jul 1880 (civil regn date Nov 13 1880) married Catherine O'Donnell, Loughanure - see below

                         
                         
No 10                        
1901                        
  Charles Rodgers and Bridget Coll household              
  Rodgers Bridget Head RC Can't read 53 Farm Manager Widow     Donegal Only Irish
  Rodgers Mary Dau RC RW 19 House Assistant Single     Donegal IE
  Rodgers Joseph Son RC RW 17 Labourer Single     Donegal IE
  Rodgers Bridget Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  Doogan Mary Gmother RC Can't read 80 House Assistant Widow     Donegal Only Irish
                         
1911                        
  Rogers Bridget Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widow     Donegal  
  Coll Mary Mother RC Can't read 83   Widow     Donegal  
  Rogers James Son RC RW 32 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  Rogers Ellen Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
                         

 

Notes:

Children of Charles and Bridget :

John b Apr 09 1877 

James b Mar 15 1879 

Mary b 3 Oct 1880 (civil regn date Sep 11 1880)

Headstone inscription Dungloe :

Bridget d 29 May 1931

Bridget d 14 Nov 1905

James d 6 Jul 1964

Joe d 16 Oct 1951

John d 20 Apr 1919

Mary d 5 Sep 1954

Mary d 31 Mar 1915

Mary (Coll) d 30 Sep 1922

 

Paddy Rogers's family

 

Researcher: Michael - Email

                         
                         
No 11                        
1901                        
  Hugh Walsh and Bridget Gallagher Household              
  Walsh Hugh Head RC Can't read 52 Farmer Married     Donegal IE
  Walsh Bridget Wife RC Can't read 50   Married     Donegal IE
  Walsh Thomas Son RC RW 18 Labourer Single     Donegal IE
  Walsh Mary Dau RC RW 16 House Assistant Single     Donegal IE
  Walsh Hugh Son RC RW 14 General labourer Single     Donegal IE
  Walsh Con Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  Walsh Rose Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  Walsh Ellen Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  Walsh Susan Dau RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single     Donegal IE
  Walsh Hannah Servant RC Can't read 54 Nurse Single     Donegal Only Irish
                         
1911                        
  Walsh Hugh Head RC Can't read 66 Farmer Married     Donegal  
  Walsh Bridget Wife RC Can't read 60   Married 30yrs 7 children born/living Donegal  
  Walsh Hugh Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  Walsh Rose Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  Walsh Ellen Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
                         

 

Notes:

Hugh Walsh, Lettercau, son of Thomas, married Bridget Gallagher, Meenamara (Crovehy), dau of Hugh, 27 Feb 1881. Witnesses Denis Duffy and Bridget Gallagher

Hannah Walsh, servant, is Hugh's sister - see 1911 census Crovehy

Bridget Gallagher's sister Susie married Patrick Gallagher - see Augullies census

The family is buried in Dungloe - see headstone inscription

                         
                         
No 12                        
1901 only                        
  James McCole and Bridget Boyle household              
  McCole James Head RC Can't read 58 Farmer Widower     Donegal IE
  McCole Neill Son RC RW 26 Farmer's son Single     Donegal IE
  McCole Patrick Son RC RW 21 National School Teacher Single     Donegal IE
  McCole Manus Son RC RW 15 Farmer's son Single     Donegal IE
  McCole Cecily Dau RC RW 19 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal IE
  McCole Annie Dau RC RW 13 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal IE
                         

 

Note:

Manus b Jul 04 1874 

Bridget b Aug 05 1876 

Michael b Nov 01 1878 

Patrick b 17 Mar 1880 (civil regn date June 02 1880)

Manus became a writer, using the nickname Fionn Mac Cumhaill. He died abt 1965

                         
                         
No 13                        
1901                        
  Charles McGroarty/Roarty and Bridget McCole Household              
  Roarty Bridget