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1901 Census Meenalecky, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

(Leo's Tavern, home of Enya, Clannad & Moya)

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See also 1911 census Meenalecky

No Name Surname Relationship Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Marriage Born Language
                       
Charles Boyle and Rose Harley Household            
1 Rose Boyle Head R.C. can't read 50 F Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Mick Boyle Son R.C. R&W 19 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary Boyle Daughter R.C. R&W 17 F Gen.Housework Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Maria Harley Visitor R.C. can't read 26 F Gen.Housework Unmarried Donegal I&E

Note: Charles b Jan 11 1878  Grace b Oct 10 1870

                       
Anthony O'Donnell and Mary Sweeney Household            
2 Anthony O'Donnell Head R.C. R&W 61 M Farmer Widower Donegal I&E
  Mary O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 25 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Biddy O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 16 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Maurice McGee Boarder R.C. R&W 25 M Joiner Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Ellen b 28/10/74, Catherine b 28/07/79, Mary b 31/07/72

Bridget b 28 Jun 1884, baptised 29 Jun, St Crona's Kincasslagh. Sponsors James Sweeney and Bridget Sweeney

Hannah b 9 Mar 1882, baptised 9 Mar. Sponsors James Sweeney and Bridget Sweeney

Grace b 29/09/76, married Michael O'Donnell. Moved to Scotland. See 1911 census Meenalecky

Researcher: Martin - Email

                       
Thomas O'Donnell and Rose Gallagher (Moneymore) Household            
3 Thomas O'Donnell Head R.C. R&W 64 M Publican Widower Donegal I&E
  Madge O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 31 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  John O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 29 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Bernard O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 22 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Kate O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 21 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Patrick O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 19 M Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Maurice Coll Relative R.C. R&W 34 M Farmer Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Hannah b Feb 20 1868  Madgey b Jan 12 1869  John b Sep 18 1870 Cicely b Jul 29 1872 Edward b Jan 14 1876 

Charles b Nov 7 1877 Bernard b Apr 7 1879

Catherine married Andrew O'Donnell (Daniel, Dungloe Town)

                       
Hugh McBride and Anne Bonner Household            
4 Hugh McBride Head R.C. R&W 39 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Anne McBride Wife R.C. can't read 39 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Madgey McBride Daughter R.C. R&W 16 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Sicelia McBride Daughter R.C. R&W 10 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Bridget McBride Daughter R.C. R&W 8 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Annie McBride Daughter R.C. R&W 6 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary McBride Daughter R.C. R&W 4 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Hugh McBride Son R.C. R&W 1 M   Unmarried Donegal  
  Agnes McBride Daughter R.C. R&W 1mth F   Unmarried Donegal  
                       
Maurice Coll and Mary Ferry Household            
5 Maurice Coll Head R.C. can't read 33 M Rlwy.Labourer Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Coll Wife R.C. R&W 28 F No Occupation Married Scotland English
  Daniel Coll Son R.C. can't read 4 M   Unmarried Donegal English
  Bridget Coll Daughter R.C. can't read 2 F   Unmarried Donegal English
Notes:

Maurice Coll (Maurice) married Mary Ferry (Daniel) on Oct 6 1893 in Dalkieth, Scotland

Mary Ferry b. Mar 2 1870 in Dalkieth,  to Daniel Ferry and Bridget Cairns

                       
Maurice Coll and Mary Boyle Household            
6 Mary Coll Head R.C. can't read 72 F Farmer Widow Donegal Irish
  James Coll Son R.C. R&W 45 M Farmer's son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Thomas Coll Son R.C. R&W 43 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Biddy Coll Daughter R.C. R&W 22 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary Coll Daughter R.C. R&W 20 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary Coll Niece R.C. Read 5 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

John b. 17/01/70  Mary b. 16/08/74  Bridget b. 14/09/77

Maurice b. 17/02/68 married Mary Ferry – see above

Sarah b. 14/10/65  married Charles O Donnell (James) – see below

                       
James Gallagher and Sarah Green Household            
7 James Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 50 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Sarah Gallagher Wife R.C. can't read 49 F   Married Donegal Irish
  Sarah Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 20 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Anne Gallagher Daughter R.C. R&W 15 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Owen Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 13 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Bridget Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 10 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Isabella Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 8 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal Irish
Note: Mary b May 21 1878  Sally b Apr 8 1880
                       
8 Hannah Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 44 F Farmer Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Bridget Gallagher Sister R.C. can't read 43 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal Irish
                       
James Campbell and Fanny Sharkey Household            
9 James Campbell Head R.C. can't read 36 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Fanny Campbell Wife R.C. can't read 30 F   Married Donegal English
  Dan Campbell Son R.C. can't read 12 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Biddy Campbell Daughter R.C. can't read 10 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Annie Campbell Daughter R.C. can't read 8 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal Irish

Note:

James Campbell (Daniel) married Fanny Sharkey (Edward, Mullaghduff) on Mar 25 1889 in St Mary’s Belcruit

Fanny dau of Edward Sharkey and Anne Gillespie - see 1901 census Mullaghdoo Scotch

                       
John Boyle and Grace Boyle Household            
10 Grace Boyle Head R.C. can't read 60 F Farmer Widow Donegal Irish
  Owen Boyle Son R.C. can't read 28 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary Boyle Daughter R.C. can't read 20 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E

Note:

Mary b. May 30 1880

                       
11 Owen Boyle Head R.C. can't read 81 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Catherine Boyle Wife R.C. can't read 71 F   Married Donegal Irish
                       
Patrick O'Donnell and Ellen Duffy Household            
12 Paddy O'Donnell Head R.C. R&W 34 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Ellen O'Donnell Wife R.C. R&W 34 F   Married Donegal I&E

Note:

Patrick O'Donnell (James/Grace) married Ellen Duffy (Peter, Annagry) on Feb 18 1896 in St Mary's Kincasslagh

Patrick and Ellen are buried in Annagary - see headstone inscription

                       
John O'Donnell and Rose McFadden Household            
13 Jack O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 45 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Rose O'Donnell Wife R.C. can't read 40 F   Married Donegal Irish
  Rose O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 18 F Dressmaker Unmarried Donegal I&E
  James O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 17 M Farmer's son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Teague O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 15 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Grace O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 13 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 11 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Patrick O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 9 M   Unmarried Donegal I&E
  John O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 7 M   Unmarried Donegal  
  Bridget O'Donnell Daughter R.C. can't read 3 F   Unmarried Donegal  
Notes:

John O'Donnell (James) married Rose McFadden (Teague, Knockastolar) on Feb 28 1881 in St Mary’s Gweedore

Teague married Anne McBride (Maurice, Arduns). Teague and Annie immigrated Sep 21 1912 to St Louis

Rose is buried in Annagary - see headstone inscription

Researcher: Mary - Email

                       
Edward Gillespie and Bridget Gallagher Household            
14 Edward Gillespie Head R.C. can't read 58 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Bridget Gillespie Wife R.C. can't read 50 F   Married Donegal Irish
  Mary Gillespie Daughter R.C. can't read 22 F Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Hannah Gillespie Daughter R.C. R&W 11 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Maggie Gillespie Daughter R.C. R&W 15 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Bridget Gillespie Daughter R.C. can't read 9 F   Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Ellen Gillespie Daughter R.C. can't read 7 F   Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Dan Gillespie Son R.C. can't read 2 M   Unmarried Donegal  

Notes:

The family is buried in Annagary - see headstone inscription

Edward Gillespie (James) married twice :

1. Catherine Boyle (Patrick, Nesbit’s Bay) on Dec 2 1864 in St Mary’s Belcruit

 James Edward b Oct 18 1865  Hannah Sep 10 1869  Catherine b Sep 26 1874

 Michael b Sep 6 1867  - see 1901 Leckenagh census

2. Bridget Gallagher - Hugh b Feb 8 1878  Edward b Nov 4 1879

  Fanny married Edward Doogan (Daniel, Ranamona)

  Hugh married Mary Ferry (Peter, Rannafast) - see below

                       
Charles Duffy and Rose O'Donnell Household            
15 Charles Duffy Head R.C. can't read 38 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Rose Duffy Wife R.C. can't read 30 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Duffy Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Ellen Duffy Daughter R.C. can't read 6 F   Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Peter Duffy Son R.C. can't read 4 M   Unmarried Donegal I&E

Note:

Charles Duffy (Peter, Annagry) married Rose O'Donnell (Neil, Belcruit) on Feb 10 1891 in St Mary’s Belcruit

Mary married James Sharkey (James/Margaret, Annagry)

                       
Timothy Duffy and Madge Roarty Household            
16 Tim Duffy Head R.C. R&W 24 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Madge Duffy Wife R.C. R&W 24 F   Married Donegal I&E
Notes:
Timothy Duffy b. 1 Oct 1875 in Annagry to Peter Duffy and Mary McBride
Madge Roarty b. 15 Oct 1874 in Meenanillar to Patrick Roarty and Madge Gallagher
Timothy's bro Edward married Madge's sister Bridget - see household # 113 1901 census Annagry
                    Donegal  
Hugh Gillespie and Mary Ferry Household            
17 Hugh Glaspie Head R.C. can't read 24 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Glaspie Wife R.C. R&W 23 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Ned Glaspie Son R.C. can't read 3mths M Dom.Servant Unmarried Donegal  
  Susan Brannen Servant R.C. can't read 60 F   Widow Donegal Irish
                       
Edward Doherty and Ellen Sharkey Household            
18 Ned Doherty Head R.C. can't read 70 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Ellen Doherty Wife R.C. can't read 70 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Downs Daughter R.C. can't read 32 F Knitter Married Donegal I&E
  Maggie Doherty Daughter R.C. can't read 30 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Owen Downs Son-in-Law R.C. R&W 38 M Stone Cutter Married Dublin  
  John Downs Grandson R.C. can't read 2mths M   Unmarried Donegal  

Notes:

Margaret b Oct 5 1866 1868 John b Aug 12 1869 

Mary married Owen Downs (John, Sandyford, Dublin) on Mar 25 1900 in St Columba’s Acres

                       
Patrick O'Donnell and Catherine O'Donnell Household              
19 Paddy O'Donnell Head R.C. R&W 30 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Kate O'Donnell Wife R.C. R&W 24 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Fanny O'Donnell Daughter R.C. can't read 3 F   Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Rose O'Donnell Daughter R.C. can't read 1 F   Unmarried Donegal Irish
                       
Patrick O'Donnell and Fanny McFadden Household            
20 Paddy O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 70 M Fmr/Labourer Married Donegal I&E
  Fanny O'Donnell Wife R.C. can't read 72 F   Married Donegal Irish
  Mick O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 32 M Fmr/Labourer Unmarried Donegal I&E
Note: Michael b Nov 17 1865 Bryan b Aug 23 1869
                       
21 Daniel Campbell Head R.C. can't read 74 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Rose Campbell Wife R.C. can't read 81 F   Married Donegal Irish

Notes:

Daniel was a son of Connell & Bridget (O'Donnell) of Loughnanoran

Researcher: Mary - Email

                       
Frank Gallagher and Mary Boyle Household            
22 Frank Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 35 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 36 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Hugh Gallagher Son R.C. Read 11 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Kate Gallagher Daughter R.C. Read 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Denis Gallagher Son R.C. Read 7 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Patrick Gallagher Son R.C. can't read 5 M   Unmarried Donegal Irish
                       
23 Owen Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 64 M Farmer Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Magee Gallagher Sister R.C. can't read 50 F   Unmarried Donegal Irish
                       
James McFadden and Bridget O'Donnell Household
24 James McFadden Head R.C. can't read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Bridget McFadden Wife R.C. can't read 55 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Patrick McFadden Son R.C. R&W 24 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Susan McFadden Daughter R.C. R&W 18 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Anne McFadden Daughter R.C. R&W 15 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Rose McFadden Daughter R.C. R&W 13 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Cisely McFadden Daughter R.C. R&W 8 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E

Note:

James McFadden (Michael, Rannafast) married Bridget O'Donnell (Peter, Loughnanoran) on Jan 18 1866 in St Mary’s Belcruit

Michael b Sep 6 1867  Mary b Feb 21869  Patrick b May 12 1876

Rose married Bernard Duffy (Hugh) Annagry

Bridget married Michael Green (Michael) Annagry

                       
John O'Donnell and Bridget O'Donnell Household            
25 John O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 40 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Bridget O'Donnell Wife R.C. R&W 40 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Peter O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 14 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Barney O'Donnell Son R.C. R&W 11 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Cicely O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Michael O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 5 M   Unmarried Donegal I&E
Note: John O'Donnell (Peter) married Bridget O'Donnell (Bernard, Annagry) on Feb 19 1884 in St Mary’s Belcruit
                       
Owen O'Donnell and Grace Duffy Household            
26 Owen O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 34 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Grace O'Donnell Wife R.C. R&W 34 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Cicely O'Donnell Daughter R.C. can't read 2 F   Unmarried Donegal  

Note:

Owen O'Donnell (Peter) married Grace Duffy (Charles, Annagry) on May 24 1898 in St Mary’s, Annagry

                       
Peter O'Donnell and Cecelia Harley Household            
27 Denis O'Donnell Head R.C. Read 40 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Bridget O'Donnell Wife R.C. Read 32 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Peter O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 2 M   Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Cicely O'Donnell Mother R.C. can't read 80 F   Widow Donegal Irish
Notes:

Children of Peter and Ceclia :

Anne b. Feb 2 1865 married Patrick McCafferty - see 1901 census Derrynamansher

Rose married Denis Gallagher (Edward) Rannafast

Bridget married James McFadden – see above

Owen married Grace Duffy – see above

John married Bridget O'Donnell – see above

Peter married Cecelia Boyle – see below

Denis married Bridget Sharkey (Neil) Drumnacart on June 13 1897 in St Mary’s Belcruit

                       
Peter O'Donnell and Cecilia Boyle Household            
28 Peter O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 50 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Cicily O'Donnell Wife R.C. can't read 38 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
  Owen O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 17 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Anny O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 19 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Rose O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 16 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Sarah O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 14 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Bridget O'Donnell Daughter R.C. R&W 13 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Peter O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 11 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Hugh O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 8 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Jack O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 6 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal Irish

Note:

Cicely b. Mar Mar 8 1878 married Bernard Devenney (Hugh) Rannafast

Anne b Jan 20 1880

                       
William Gallagher and Mary O'Donnell Household            
29 William Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 28 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Gallagher Wife R.C. can't read 24 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Ellen Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 2 F   Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Mary Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 2mths F   Unmarried Donegal  
  Bridget Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 2mths F   Unmarried Donegal  
                       
Owen Gallagher and Rose O'Donnell Household            
30 Rose Gallagher Head R.C. can't read 50 F Farmer Married Donegal Irish
  Bridget Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 18 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Grace Gallagher Daughter R.C. can't read 20 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary O'Donnell Sister R.C. can't read 45 F Farmer Unmarried Donegal I&E

Notes:

Grace b. May 25 1873  Bridget b. Apr 4 1875  Peter b. Jul 31 1876

Rose and Bridget are buried in Annagary - see headstone inscription

                       
Neil Boyle and Mary Harley Household            
31 Neil Boyle Head R.C. can't read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Mary Boyle Wife R.C. can't read 60 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Annie Boyle Daughter R.C. can't read 26 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Mary Boyle Daughter R.C. can't read 24 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Owen Boyle Son R.C. can't read 23 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal  
  Neil Boyle Grandson R.C. can't read 3 M   Unmarried Donegal  
  John Boyle Son R.C. R&W 30 M Gen.Labourer Widower Donegal I&E
Notes:

Children of Neil and Mary :

John b. 6/04/64 married Susan O'Donnell - see 1901 census Rannafast

Mary b. 2/06/73 

Owen b. 22/11/73 - all born in Rannafast

Neil b. 4/10/68 married Sarah Harley – see below

                       
Neil Boyle and Sarah Harley Household            
32 Neil Boyle Head R.C. R&W 30 M Farmer Married Donegal  
  Sarah Boyle Wife R.C. Read 23 F   Married Donegal  
  Dinny Boyle Son R.C. can't read 1 M   Unmarried Donegal  
Note: Neil Boyle (Neil) married Sarah Harley (Denis, Derrynamansher) on Dec 10 1896 in St Mary’s Annagry
                       
33 Mary O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 55 F Farmer Unmarried Donegal I&E
                       
  Charles O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 28 M Farmer Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Nappy O'Donnell Sister R.C. can't read 30 F   Unmarried Donegal I&E
                       
Edward O'Donnell and Mary Boyle Household            
34 Edward O'Donnell Head R.C. can't read 78 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Mary O'Donnell Wife R.C. can't read 68 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Paddy O'Donnell Son R.C. can't read 35 M   Unmarried Donegal I&E