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1901 Meenabollagan, Templecrone, Co Donegal

(The part nearest Croaghnashallog is known as Diamond & the part nearest Croaghnamaddy is known as Aboligan)

 

 

This census data was submitted by Carol and forms part of  the Donegal Genealogy Resources website

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Additional family notes submitted by Angela

 

See also 1911 Census Meenabollagan

No

Name

Surname

Relationship

Religion

Education

Age

Sex

Occupation

Status

Born

Language

                   
1

Daniel

Bonner

Head

R. Catholic

Read

26

M

Farmer

Not married

Donegal

I & E

Mary

Bonner

Sister

“

R & W

21

F

Seamstress

“

“

“

Note:

See 1901 census Crohy for their family

Alexander Hanlon and Anne Maxwell Household

           
2

Alexander

Hanlon

Head

C. of  Ireland

Cannot read

55

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

English

Annie

Hanlon

Wife

“

Read only

50

F

 

“

“

I & E

George

Hanlon

S

“

R & W

26

M

Farmer

Not married

“

English

Anne Jane

Hanlon

D

“

“

22

F

Seamstress

“

“

“

Notes:

Alexander Hanlon (John) married Anne Maxwell (James) on Nov 27 1866 in St Crone’s Dungloe

Isabella b. Dec 18 1867   

George b. Jul 28 1869  

Martha b. Jun 01 1873  

Annie b. May 07 1876

Andrew b. Jul 01 1879

3

Thomas

Hanlon

Head

C. of  Ireland

Cannot read

48

M

Farmer

Not married

Donegal

 

Alex

Hanlon

Brother

“

“

40

M

Farm Servant

“

“

 

Alex

Hanlon

Nephew

“

R & W

14

M

Scholar

“

Co Tyrone

 

Rebecca

Hanlon

Niece

“

“

11

F

“

“

“

 

John Hanlon and Catherine Hanlon Household            
4

Catherine

Hanlon

Head

C. of  Ireland

Cannot read

42

F

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

English

James

Hanlon

S

“

“

18

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Annie

Hanlon

D

“

R & W

16

F

Farmer’s dau

“

“

“

Notes:

John Hanlon (William) married Catherine Hanlon (James) on Mar 25 1879 in St Crone’s Dungloe

William b. Dec 27 1880

Andrew Hanlon and Margaret Hanlon Household            
5

Andrew

Hanlon

Head

C. of  Ireland

Cannot read

48

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

 

Margaret

Hanlon

Wife

“

“

44

F

 

“

“

 

William

Hanlon

S

“

“

18

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

 

Thomas

Hanlon

S

“

Read

16

M

“

“

“

 

Thomas James

Hanlon

S

“

R & W

12

M

Scholar

“

“

 
Note: Thomas James b. 4 Dec 1887

John O'Donnell and Catherine Gallagher Household

           
6

John

O'Donnell

Head

R. Catholic

Read

55

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Kate

O’Donnell

Wife

“

R & W

45

F

 

“

“

“

Bridget

O’Donnell

D

“

“

22

F

Farmer’s dau

Not married

“

“

Maria

O’Donnell

D

“

“

21

F

“

“

“

“

John

O’Donnell

S

“

“

19

M

Farmer’s son

“

“

“

Maggie

O’Donnell

D

“

“

15

F

Farmer’s dau

“

“

 

Arabella

O’Donnell

D

“

“

13

F

Scholar

“

“

 

Andrew

O’Donnell

S

“

“

10

M

“

“

“

 

Kate

O’Donnell

D

“

“

7

F

“

“

“

 

Con

O’Donnell

S

“

Read

4

M

“

“

“

 

Francis

O’Donnell

S

“

Cannot read

2

M

 

“

“

 

Notes:

Bridget b. Sep 09 1877 married Condy Sweeney (Morgan)

Mary b. Apr 01 1879

John b. Jan 15 1881 m. Sally McCauley (Edward), Roshin S.    

Francis m. Nancy O'Donnell, Saltpans

Bella emigrated Oct 6 1912 and April 24 1921 to Bayonne - married Hugh Doogan (Shane, Inishal)

7

Joseph

Hanlon

Head

C. of  Ireland

Cannot read

30

M

Farmer

Not married

Donegal

English

Catherine

Hanlon

Sister

“

“

24

F

Seamstress

“

“

“

Andrew Hanlon and Madge DeWard Household            
8

Andrew

Hanlon

Head

C. of  Ireland

Cannot read

40

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

 

Madge

Hanlon

Wife

“

R & W

30

F

 

“

“

 

Neil O'Donnell and Sarah Boyle Household            
9

Neil

O’Donnell

Head

R. Catholic

Read

45

M

Farmer

Not married

Donegal

I & E

Anne

O’Donnell

Sister

“

Cannot read

48

F

Seamstress

“

“

“

Mary

O’Donnell

Sister

“

“

32 ?

F

“

“

“

“

Notes:

Bridget married James Bonner – see 1901 census Crohy

Manus married Anne O'Donnell (Charles, Cleendra) – see 1901 census Inishal

Neil O'Donnell was a son of James O Donnell (Seamin Ban) of Inishal and Suffey Boyle (dau of Maire Mhor)

Condy Sweeney and Sarah Given Household

           
10

Sarah

Sweeney

Wife

R. Catholic

Cannot read

52

F

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

I & E

John

Sweeney

S

“

R & W

27

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Patrick

Sweeney

S

“

“

25

M

“

“

“

“

James

Sweeney

S

“

“

23

M

“

“

“

“

Shane

Bonner

Servant

“

Cannot read

65

M

Farm Servant

“

“

“

Notes:

Connell Sweeney (Shane) married Anne (sic) Given (John, Aboligan) on Feb 8 1869 in St. Peter’s Dungloe

Condy’s sisters:

Bridget married David Gallagher (Owen, Meenamara) – see 1901 census Croveigh

Mary married Edward O'Donnell (Shane, Culnacrick) – see 1901 census Tubberkeen

Margaret married Daniel Houston (Manus, Culnacrick) – see 1901 census Tubberkeen

Children of Condy and Sarah :

Patrick b. Oct 31 1873 married Mary O'Donnell (John/Bridget, Marameelan)

Anne b. 20 Jan 1870 married Patrick Glackin (Henry, Cleendra) - see 1901 census Roshin South

Thomas b. Dec 26 1875

James b. Nov 9 1877 married Grace Sharkey (Patrick) Leckenagh

Morgan married Mary Gallagher (Shane, Meendrain) – Uphall, Scotland

Morgan Sweeney and Anne Doherty Household

           
11

Morgan

Sweeney

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

70

M

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

I & E

Condy

Sweeney

S

“

R & W

30

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Winnie

Sweeney

D

“

“

24

F

Farmer’s dau

“

“

“

Mary

Sweeney

Servant

“

Cannot read

50

F

Dom Svt

“

“

“

Notes:

Neil, 9y, died Mar 28 1864

Condy married Bridget O'Donnell (John)

Michael b. Jul 2 1864

Thomas married Sarah McCreanor - Scotland

Connell O'Donnell and Anne Breslin Household

           
12

Condy

O’Donnell

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

60

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Anne

O’Donnell

Wife

“

“

50

F

 

“

“

“

John

O’Donnell

S

“

R & W

30

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Mary

O’Donnell

D

“

“

22

F

Farmer’s dau

“

“

“

Mary

McCauley

Servant

“

“

14

F

Dom Svt

“

“

“

Notes:

James (sic) O'Donnell (Connell?, decd.) married Anne Breslin (Darby, Madavagh) on Feb 8 1868 in St. Peter’s Dungloe

James b May 31 1869 married Mary Melly, Meenagowan, Lettermacaward - see 1911 census Derrydruel Lower

John b. Feb 16 1871  

Anne b. Apr 27 1872  

Mary b. Mar 16 1876  

Roger b. May 03 1879

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John McCarron and Bridget Campbell Household

           
13

John

McCarron

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

63

M

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

I & E

David

McCarron

S

“

Can read

23

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Notes:

Frank b Feb 2 1864

Bridget b Apr 8 1869

David b Jan 8 1878 m. Bridget Boyle (Patrick)

Sarah b.Jul 19 1874

Charles m. Madge Carr (James), Derrydruel Upper

14

Ellen

Brennan

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

30

F

Farmer

Not married

Donegal

I & E

Nogher Brennan and Margaret Boyle Household

 

 

 

 

 

 

15

Nahor

Brennan

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

46

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Maggie

Brennan

Wife

“

“

44

F

 

“

“

“

John

Brennan

S

“

R & W

14

M

Scholar

Not married

“

“

Cormac

Brennan

S

“

“

11

M

“

“

“

“

Sarah

Brennan

D

“

“

10

F

“

“

“

“

Bridget

Brennan

D

“

Read

8

F

“

“

“

“

Notes:

Corneilus Brennan (Cormack) married Margaret Boyle (Anthony,Glenahilt) on Feb 21 1882 in St Mary’s Belcruit

Ellen married Dennis Hanlon (James) Crucknageeragh

Bernard Boyle and Alice Bonner Household            
16

Bryne

Boyle

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

36

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Alice

Boyle

Wife

“

“

28

F

 

“

“

“

Patrick

Boyle

S

“

“

8

M

Scholar

Not married

“

“

Manus

Boyle

S

“

“

5

M

“

“

“

“

Bridget

Boyle

D

“

“

2

F

 

“

“

“

Bernard Carr and Mary O'Donnell Household            
17

Barney

Carr

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

53

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

James

Carr

S

“

R & W

13

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Notes:

Family in 1901 census twice - see 1901 Derrydruel Upper census

Meenaboligan, Derrydruel Upper and Croaghnashallog converge at a point and the houses were probably beside each other,

which may explain why there are people in the same census under different townlands.

Mary b 21 Jul 1877

Condy O'Donnell and Bridget Brennan Household

           
18

Condy

O’Donnell

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

78

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Bridget

O’Donnell

Wife

“

“

54

F

 

“

“

“

Grace

O’Donnell

D

“

R & W

25

F

Farmer’s dau

Not married

“

“

Francis

O’Donnell

S

“

“

19

M

Farmer’s son

“

“

“

Bridget

O’Donnell

D

“

“

12

F

Scholar

“

“

“

Notes:

Children of Condy and Bridget :

Patrick b. Feb 7 1866 married Bridget McKelvey (Denis, Meenmore) - see below

Grace b May 15 1871

Connell b. May 3 1868

James b. May 31 1873

Francis b. Sep 19 1879 married Mary Ward, Craghyboyle

Owen Boyle and Mary O'Donnell Household            
19

Owen

Boyle

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

50

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Mary

Boyle

Wife

“

“

40

F

 

“

“

“

Grace

Boyle

Sister

“

“

55

F

Gen svt

Not married

“

“

Patrick

Boyle

S

“

R & W

12

M

Scholar

“

“

“

Mary

Boyle

D

“

“

14

F

No occupation

“

“

 

Grace

Boyle

D

“

Cannot read

10

F

“

“

“

 

Notes:

Owen Boyle (Bernard) married Mary O'Donnell (Neil, Cronamadue) on 26 Feb 1884

Mary and Grace, deaf and dumb

Patrick O'Donnell and Bridget McKelvey Household            
20

Patrick

O’Donnell

Head

R. Catholic

Read

35

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Bridget

O’Donnell

Wife

“

R & W

30

F

 

“

“

“

Bridget

O’Donnell

D

“

Cannot read

2

F

 

Not married

“

 

Denis

O’Donnell

S

“

“

1

M

 

“

“

 

Manus Bonner and Anne Bonner

           
21

Manus

Bonner

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

55

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Anne

Bonner

Wife

“

“

50

F

 

“

“

“

Patrick

Bonner

S

“

R & W

20

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

John

Bonner

S

“

“

11

M

Scholar

“

“

“

Bridget

Bonner

D

“

“

10

F

“

“

“

“

Notes: Patrick b. Mar 23 1878, Margaret b. Feb 18 1881

Daniel Duffy and Bridget Boyle Household

           
22

Bridget

Duffy

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

70

F

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

I & E

Michael

Duffy

S

“

R & W

24

M

Farmer’s son

Not Married

“

“

Patrick

Duffy

S

“

“

22

M

“

“

“

“

Notes:

Patrick b. Feb 27 1878

Son Daniel married Madge Gallagher (John, Sheskinarone) on Feb 10 1901 in St Columba’s Acres

Daniel and Madge together with Michael and Fannie emigrated to Hazleton PA on Apr 26 1902 on board the ‘Furnessia’

Dominick Doherty and Anne O'Donnell Household

           
23

Dominick

Doherty

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

60

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Anne

Doherty

Wife

“

“

48

F

 

“

“

“

Hugh

Doherty

Brother

“

“

65

M

Cattle dealer

Not married

“

“

Fanney

Doherty

Sister

“

“

75

F

Dom svt

“

“

Irish

Fanney

Doherty

D

“

R & W

14

F

Scholar

“

“

I & E

Jack

Doherty

S

“

“

10

M

“

“

“

“

Note: James b. Mar 04 1879

24

Mary

Connaghan

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

70

F

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

Irish

Bridget

Connaghan

Sister

“

“

60

F

Seamstress

Not married

“

I & E

James Boyle and Mary Ferry Household            
25

James

Boyle

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

82

M

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

I & E

James

Boyle

S

“

“

40

M

Farmer’s son

Married

“

“

Mary

Boyle

D-in-law

“

“

26

F

Farmer’s dau

“

“

“

Notes:

James married Mary Durnin, dau of Charles Durnion and Catherine Doogan - see 1901 census Crovehy
Patrick married Bridget Gallagher (Daniel) - see below
Corneilus married Anne Bonner (John, Crickamore) - Bayonne
Michael married Roseanne McGregor - Scotland
Ellen b. 12 Sep 1866, married Corneilus Thompson - Bayonne
Bridget married Cormack Monaghan - Bayonne
Grace emigrated to Bayonne

Owen Gallagher and Anne Bonner Household

           
26

Owen

Gallagher

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

55

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Anne

Gallagher

Wife

“

“

45

F

 

“

“

“

Neil

Gallagher

S

“

R & W

23

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Sarah

Gallagher

D

“

“

21

F

Farmer’s dau

“

“

“

Mary

Gallagher

D

“

“

20

F

“

“

“

“

Hugh

Gallagher

S

“

“

18

M

Farmer’s son

“

“

“

Notes:

Neil b. May 10 1875 married Anne McCauley (Neil) Dungloe Townland 

Mary b. Aug 14 1877  married Thomas Hanlon (James) Crucknageeragh

Margaret b. Jan 14 1880

Michael and Margaret Boyle Household            
27

Margaret

Boyle

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

72

F

Farmer

Widower

Donegal

I & E

John

Boyle

S

“

R & W

32

M

Farmer’s son

Not married

“

“

Dominick

Boyle

S

“

“

30

M

“

“

”

“

Annie

Doherty

Visitor

“

“

20

F

Scholar

“

“

“

Notes:

John married Sarah Gallagher (Daniel) - California
Dominic emigrated 9 Nov 1901 to Bayonne
Corneilus - California

28

Mary

Gallagher

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

60

F

Farmer

Not married

Donegal

I & E

Sarah

Gallagher

Sister

“

“

50

F

Seamstress

Not married

“

“

Patrick Boyle and Bridget Gallagher Household            
29

Paddy

Boyle

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

43

M

Farmer

Married

Donegal

I & E

Bridget

Boyle

Wife

“

R & W

33

F

 

“

“

“

Bridget

Boyle

D

“

“

11

F

Scholar

Not married

“

English

Dan

Boyle

S

“

“

8

M

“

“

“

“

Mary

Boyle

D

“

Cannot read

5

F

“

“

“

“

Michael

Boyle

S

“

“

4

M

“

“

“

“

Condy

Boyle

S

“

“

2

M

 

“

“

“

Hannah

Boyle

D

“

“

2mo

F

 

“

“

 
Note: Bridget married David McCarron (John)

30

Sophia

Ward

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

69

F

Farmer

Not married

Donegal

I & E

William

Ward

Brother

“

R & W

67

M

Farm servant

“

“

“

Ellen

Ward

Sister

“

“

65

F

Seamstress

“

“

“

Daniel Gallagher and Anne Bonner Household

           
31

Annie

Gallagher

Head

R. Catholic

Cannot read

56

F

Farmer

Widow

Donegal

I & E

Sarah

Gallagher

D

“

R & W

30

F

Farmer’s dau

Not married

“

“

Patrick

Gallagher

S

“

Read

28

M

Farmer’s son

“

“

“

Condy

Gallagher

S

“

“

26

M

“

“

“

“

John

Gallagher

S

“

R & W

23

M

“

“

“

“

Daniel

Gallagher

S

“

Read

22

M

“

“

“

“

Grace

Bonner

Niece

“

Cannot read

47

F

 

“

“

“

Notes:

Daniel Gallagher (William, decd.) married Anne Bonner (Patrick, Craghy) on Feb 27 1866 in St. Peter’s Dungloe

Children of Daniel and Anne :

Bridget b. Jan 26 1867, married Patrick Boyle (James)

Sarah b. 19 June 1868 married John Boyle (Michael) - California

Pat b. Jul 11 1870, married Bridget McCauley (Edward, Roshin S.) - see 1911 census Croaghnashallog

Connell b. Jun 22 1874

Hannah b. Feb 27 1876

John b. Mar 01 1878

Daniel b. Mar 15 1880

Rose married Dominick Mulhern (John, Meendrain) - Bayonne

 

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