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1901 Census Meenagolan, Inishkeel, Co Donegal

 

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Pg Surname Given Relation Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Marriage Born Language
                       
1 May Mary Head RC R & W 35 F Farmer Single Donegal I & E
  May Kate Sister RC R & W 26 F Dressmaker Single Donegal I & E
  Kennedy Nellie Sister RC R & W 24 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Breen Patrick Boarder RC R & W 16 M Shop Assist. Single Donegal I & E
  Slenin   Annie Boarder RC Cannot read 25 F Dom. Servant Single Donegal I & E
  Duffy John Boarder RC Cannot read 22 M Farm Servant Single Donegal I & E
  Note: Slenin may be Slevin
                       
2 Walsh Patrick Head RC Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Walsh Bridget Wife RC Cannot read 56 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Walsh John Son RC Cannot read 35 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Walsh James Son RC R & W 30 M Shoemaker Single Donegal I & E
  Walsh Charles Son RC R & W 28 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
  Walsh Mary Daug RC R & W 26 F Knitter Single Donegal I & E
  Walsh Domnick Son RC R & W 22 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
                       
3 McMenamin Margaret Head RC Cannot read 80 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Patrick Son RC R & W 40 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
                       
4 McGlynn Connell Head RC Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal Irish
  McGlynn Rose Wife RC Cannot read 58 F   Married Donegal Irish
  McGlynn Mary Daug RC Cannot read 30 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal I & E
  McGlynn John Son RC R & W 25 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
  Malone Rose Gr-Daug RC Cannot read 2 F Scholar Single Scotland  
                       
5 Boyce Mary Head RC Cannot read 50 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Boyce John Son RC R & W 22 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Boyce Margaret Daug RC R & W 20 F Stocking knitter Single Donegal I & E
  McGlynn Bridget Gr-Daug RC R & W 8 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McGlynn Charles Gr-Son RC Read 4 M Scholar   Donegal Irish
  Ward Mary Gr-Daug RC   3 F Scholar   Scotland Irish
 

Note:

Rose Boyce, dau of William, married John McGlynn, Meengilcarry, 9 Jan 1889 - see Ardachrin census

                       
6 Kane John Head RC Cannot read 74 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Kane Bridget Wife RC Cannot read 70 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Kane Thomas Son RC Cannot read 40 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
  Kane Ellen Daug RC Cannot read 27 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal I & E
  McGeehan Anne Sis-in-law RC Cannot read 80 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal Irish
  Kane Margaret Gr-Daug RC Cannot read 5 F Scholar Single Scotland Irish
  Kane John Gr-Son RC Cannot read 3 M Scholar Single Scotland Irish
                       
7 McGeehan James Head RC Cannot read 76 M Farmer Widower Donegal I & E
  McGeehan Patrick Son RC Cannot read 40 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
                       
8 McMenamin Hannah Head RC Read 54 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Edward Son RC R & W 24 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Hannah Daug RC R & W 18 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal I & E
  McMenamin John Son RC R & W 14 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Annie Daug RC R & W 12 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
                       
  Bernard Langan and Bridget Quinn Household            
9 Langan Bernard Head RC R & W 55 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Langan Bridget Wife RC R & W 46 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Langan John Son RC Read 4 (?) M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Langan Bridget Daug RC   2 F Scholar   Donegal Irish
  Langan Bernard Son RC   1 M     Donegal  
  Langan Francis Brother RC R & W 30 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E

 

Note:

John b 30 Jan 1897, bap Fintown 31 Jan. Godparents Patrick and Ellen Quinn

                       
  Maurice Timony and Mary Hanagan Household            
10 Timoney Neil Head RC R & W 30 M Farmer Single Donegal I & E
  Timoney Mary Sister RC R & W 28 F Dressmaker Single Donegal I & E
 

Notes:

Children of Maurice and Mary :

1. Neil b. 16 Feb 1870 (Baptism register has 24 Jul 1869), Meenagolan, son of Marice, married Mary McMenamin, Stranarvam dau of James, 4 Feb 1902.

Witnesses Dominick McGlynn, Meenagolan, and Catherine McMenamin, Stranarva. See scan from Marriage Register

2. Mary b 5 May 1872, dau of Maurice, married Peter McGlynn, Letterbrick (Kilteevoge), son of Peter, 25 Apr 1902. Witnesses Patrick and Hannah

McGlynn, Letterbrick. See scan from Marriage Register. See Letterbrick census for Peter McGlynn

3. Patrick b 12 Apr 1865

4. Margaret b 20 Jun 1867

5. Ellen b 3 Oct 1876

                       
11 Gallagher John Head RC Cannot read 80 M Farmer Widower Donegal I & E
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC R & W 42 M Farmerís son Married Donegal I & E
  Gallagher Mary Dau-in-law RC R & W 25 F Farmerís dau Married Donegal I & E
  Campbell Bridget Gr-Daugh RC R & W 12 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
 

Notes

Son Patrick married Mary McGlynn, Letterbrick, dau of James, 13 Sep 1898. 3 & 4 degree consanguinity. Witnesses Francis McGlynn,

Meen?, Dungloe and Hannah Gallagher, Meenagolan.

For Mary's family, see 1901 Letterbrick census

                       
12 Moy Francis Head RC Cannot read 85 M Farmer Widower Donegal I & E
  Moy Mary Daug RC Cannot read 42 F Seamstress Single Donegal I & E
  Moy Madge Daug RC Cannot read 40 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal I & E
                       
13 Doherty Michal Head RC Read 49 M Farmer Single Donegal I & E
  Note:  The name is probably Michael, but it is spelled Michal
                       
14 Duffy Edward Head RC Cannot read 70 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Duffy Fanny Wife RC Cannot read 57 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Duffy Mary Daug RC R & W 22 F Farmerís daug Single Donegal I & E
  Duffy Anthony Son RC R & W 20 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Duffy Daniel Son RC R & W 18 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Duffy Denis Son RC R & W 14 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McDavitt Rose Visitor RC R & W 16 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal I & E
                       
  Patrick McGlynn and Mary McMenamin Household            
15 McGlynn Mary Head RC Cannot read 47 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  McGlynn John Son RC Cannot read 27 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
  McGlynn Patrick Son RC R & W 16 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McGlynn Peter Son RC R & W 12 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McGlynn James Son RC R & W 10 M Scholar   Donegal I & E
 

Note: Patrick McGlynn, Meenagolan, son of John, married Mary McMenamin, Meenagolan, dau of Patrick, 31 Jan 1872. Witnesses George

McGillway and Hannah McMenamin. Note of 3rd degree consanguinity in register

                       
16 McGlynn Nancy Head RC Cannot read 70 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  McGlynn James Son RC Cannot read 29 M   Single Donegal I & E
  Moy Annie Daug RC R & W 26 F   Married Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Edward Gr-son RC Cannot read 7 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Moy Frank Son-in-law RC R & W 34 M Surface man Married Donegal I & E
 

Note: Francis (Frank) Moy, son of Francis (see above), married Anne McGlynn, dau of Charles McGlynn 12 Feb 1901. Witnesses Neil Timoney

and Mary McCormick

                       
  James McIlwee and Susan O'Donnell Household            
17 McElwee James Head RC Read 43 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  McElwee Susan Wife RC R & W 40 F   Married Donegal I & E
  McElwee Bridget Daug RC R & W 21 F Stocking Knotter Single Donegal I & E
  McElwee John Son RC R & W 19 M Farmerís son Single Donegal  
  McElwee Annie Daug RC R & W 13 F Scholar Single Donegal  
  McElwee Mary Daug RC R & W 11 F Scholar Single Donegal  
  McElwee Hugh Son RC Read 8 M Scholar   Donegal  
  McElwee Margaret Daug RC Read 6 F Scholar   Donegal  

 

Notes

James McGilway, son of John, married Susan O'Donnell, Meenasrone, dau of Hugh, 13 Feb 1877. Witnesses James Ferry, Glenties and Hannah

O'Donnell, Stracastle

Hugh McElwee b 25 May 1892 to James McElwee and Susan O'Donnell. Bap 27 May. Godparents Dominick & Cecilia O'Donnell. Married Mary

McDermott, Banganboy, 1939

Dau Margaret married Michael Waugh, Frosses Ė Detroit, MI

                       
18 McGeehan Peter Head RC Cannot read 80 M Farmer Widower Donegal I & E
  McGeehan Daniel Son RC Cannot read 40 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  McGeehan Charles Son RC Cannot read 28 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
                       
  George McIlwee and Bridget Duffy Household            
19 McElwee George Head RC R & W 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  McElwee Bridget Wife RC R & W 57 F Farmerís wife Married Donegal I & E
  Doherty Bridget Servant RC R & W 16 F Farmerís servant Single Donegal I & E
 

Note:

From the Glenties marriage register - George McGilavey, Meengolan, son of George, married Bridget Duffy, Meenagolan, dau of Denis Duffy,

5 Dec 1869, witnesses Edward Duffy, Meenagolan and Ellen Kennedy, Kilrain

                       
  John McMenamin and Hannah McGeehan Household            
20 McMenamin John Head RC R & W 40 M Farmer Married Donegal  I & E
  McMenamin Hannah Wife RC R & W 30 F   Married Donegal  I & E
  McMenamin Michael Son RC R & W 11 M Scholar Single Donegal  I & E
  McMenamin Peter Son RC R & W 10 M Scholar Single Donegal  I & E
  McMenamin Patrick Son RC R & W 7 M Scholar Single Donegal  I & E
  McMenamin Bridget Daug RC Read 4 F Scholar   Donegal  Irish
 

Note:

Peter b 3 Aug 1890. Married Mary McGlynn, Fintown, 1937

                       
21 McMenamin Anne Head RC R & W 62 F Farmer Widow Donegal  I & E
  McMenamin Mary Daug RC R & W 36 F Farmerís dau Single Donegal  I & E
                       
  James Quinn and Susan McMenamin Household            
22 Quinn James Head RC R & W 35 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Quinn Susan Wife RC R & W 30 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Quinn Bridget Daug RC Cannot read 4 F Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Quinn Daniel Son RC Cannot read 3 M Scholar   Donegal I & E
  Quinn Patrick Son RC   8mo M     Donegal  
                       
  Thomas Walsh and Madge Kennedy Household            
23 Walsh Thomas Head RC R & W 40 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Walsh Madge Wife RC R & W 30 F Farmerís wife Married Donegal I & E
  Walsh John Son RC Cannot read 3 M Farmerís son Single Donegal Irish
  Walsh Charles Son RC Cannot read 2 M Farmerís son Single Donegal Irish
  Walsh Susan Daug RC Cannot read 1mo F Farmerís daug Single Donegal  
  McElwee Anne Servant RC Cannot read 17 F Farm Servant Single Donegal I & E
  McGlynn Hannah Visitor RC Cannot read 70 F Knitter Single Donegal Irish
 

Note:

Thomas Walsh, son of James, married Madge Kennedy, Cronadun, dau of Charles, 3 Feb 1895. Witnesses Patrick & Mary McGlynn, Letterbrick

For Madge's family, see 1901 Cronadun census

Charles b and bap 20 Jan 1899. Godparents John and Anne Kennedy. Married Grace McGeehan in Fintown 1945

                       
24 Breslin Edward Head RC R & W 92 M Public Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Breslin Sarah Wife RC Read 78 F   Married Donegal I & E
  Breslin Bridget Daug RC R & W 36 F Housekeeper Single Donegal I & E
  Breslin Rose Daug RC R & W 32 F Asst Housekeeper Single Donegal I & E
 

Note:

Dau Sarah m Patrick Timoney (Michael, Meenasrone North) on 5 Feb 1871 - Queensland, Australia

- also see 1901 census Meenasrone North

                       
25 Molloy Charles Head RC R & W 65 M Farmer Widower Donegal I & E
  Molloy Charles Son RC R & W 21 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  Molloy Bridget Daug RC R & W 23 F Farmerís daug Single Donegal I & E
  Molloy Bella Daug RC R & W 19 F Farmerís daug Single Donegal I & E
  Molloy Cassie Daug RC R & W 17 F Farmerís daug Single Donegal I & E
  Molloy Rose Daug RC R & W 13 F Farmerís daug Single Donegal I & E
                       
26 McGeehan Bridget Head RC Cannot read 79 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  McGeehan Mary Daug RC R & W 48 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal I & E
  McGeehan Domnick Son RC Cannot read 38 M Laborer Single Donegal I & E
  McLoore (?) Grace Niece RC R & W 17 F Stocking Knitter Single Donegal I & E
  Note:  It was difficult to accurately spell McLoore Ė this may be incorrect
                       
  John McMenamin and Bridget Boner Household            
27 McMenamin John Head RC R & W 52 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Bridget Wife RC Read Only 49 F   Married Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Hannah Daug RC R & W 16 F Farmerís daug Single Donegal I & E
  McMenamin John Son RC R & W 15 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  McMenamin James Son RC R & W 13 M Farmerís son Single Donegal I & E
  McMenamin Patrick Son RC R & W 11 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  Bonner Mariget (?) Visitor RC R & W 29 F Knitter Single Donegal I & E
 

Note:

Catherine b 18 Oct 1890, bap Fintown 19 Oct. Godparents Dominick and Mary McGeehan

                       
  Michael McMonagle and Rose McNamee Household            
28 McMonagle Michael Head RC R & W 46 M Farmer/Shoemaker Married Donegal I & E
  McMonagle Rose Wife RC Cannot read 41 F   Married Donegal I & E
  McMonagle Hannah Dau RC R & W 19 F Farmerís daug Single Donegal I & E
  McMonagle John Son RC R & W 14 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McMonagle Maurice Son RC R & W 12 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McMonagle Patrick Son RC R & W 10 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McMonagle Michael Son RC R & W 7 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McMonagle Hugh Son RC R & W 5 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McMonagle Charles Son RC Read 3 M Scholar Single Donegal I & E
  McMonagle William Son RC   1 M   Single Donegal  

 

Note:

Patrick b 12 Feb 1892, bap Fintown 14 Feb. Godparents Patrick and Bridget McMonagle

                       
29 Duffy Patrick Head RC Cannot read 70 M Farmer Single Donegal  I & E
  Herron Bridget Servant RC Cannot read 50 F Domestic Single Donegal I & E
  Duffy Kate Visitor RC Cannot read 45 F Stocking knitter Single Donegal I & E
                     

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