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1901 Census Meenbunone, Kilmacrenan, Co Donegal

 

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Notes by Angela and Lindel

 

No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
1 Murray Anthony Head RC RW 42 Stonemason Married Donegal IE
Murray Hanoria Wife RC RW 35   Married Donegal IE
Murray Patrick Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Murray James Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Scotland IE
Murray Daniel Son RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Scotland  
Murray Anthony Son RC Can't read 4   Single Scotland  
Murray Sarah Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Scotland  
                   
Charles Rodden and Bridget O'Donnell          
1 Rodden Charley Head RC Only reads 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Rodden Bridget Wife RC RW 40   Married Donegal Only Irish
Rodden Sarah Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Rodden Julia Dau RC RW 13 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
Rodden Hanoria Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Rodden Anne Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Rodden Maggie Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Rodden William Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal IE
Rodden James Son RC Can't read 4mths?   Single Donegal  

Notes:

Charles d 22 Dec 1918 - see Headstone Doe Graveyard

Children of Charles and Bridget :

Sarah b 17 Jan 1885

Giley/Julia b 27 Sep 1887

Hannah b 30 Dec 1889, bap 1 Jan 1890 at Termon & Gartan. Sponsors Michael O'Donnell and Margaret McGee

Anne b 16 Fen 1892

Maggie

William

James b 18 May 1900, bap 20 May at Termon & Gartan. Sponsors William and Anne Rodden - see baptism entry

Bridget

                   
Neil Doogan and Mary Sheridan Household          
2 Doogan Neil Head RC Can't read 42 farmer Married Donegal IE
Doogan Mary Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
Doogan Patrick Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Doogan James Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Doogan Mary Dau RC Can't read 8   Single Donegal Only Irish
Doogan Neil Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal Only Irish
Doogan Daniel Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal Only Irish
Doogan Rose Dau RC Can't read 5mths   Single Donegal  
                   
Patrick Nelis and Cecilia Boyle Household          
3 McNelis Patrick Head RC RW 34 farmer Married Donegal IE
McNelis Cecilia Wife RC RW 35   Married Donegal IE
McNelis Michael Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McNelis Anne Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McNelis James Son RC Can't read 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McNelis Mary Dau RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McNelis Patrick Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal Only Irish
McNelis Hugh Son RC Can't read 3mths   Single Donegal  
               
1911 Census for this family              
Nealis Patrick Head RC RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE
Nealis Cicely Wife RC RW 49   Married Donegal IE
Nealis Michael Son RC RW 21   Single Donegal IE
Nealis James Son RC RW 18   Single Donegal IE
Nealis Mary Dau RC RW 16   Single Donegal IE
Nealis Patrick Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Nealis Hugh Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Nealis Maggie Dau RC Can't read 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
Nealis Nellie Dau RC Can't read 6   Single Donegal  
Patrick and Cecilia married 22 years, 8 children born/living in 1911        

Notes:

 

1. Patrick Nelis b 14 May 1865 to Michael Nelis and Mary Doherty,

Drumleavalliagh. Registered Kilmacrenan

 

2. Cecilia Boyle dau of James Boyle, Drumleavalliagh, and Cecilia Ferry,

Drumnaraw/Cashel

 

3. 17 Feb 1889, Patrick Nelis, Meenbunone, son of Michael Nelis,

Meenbunone, married Cecilia Boyle, Drumleavalliagh, dau of James Boyle

(deceased). Witnesses Denis Murray, Drumnacary & Mary Coll, Drumnacarry.

Doe Chapel/St. Michael's

 

4. Children of Patrick and Cecilia -

- Michael Nelis b 1 Dec 1889 to Patrick Nelis and Cecilia Boyle, Meenbunone.

Baptised 3 Dec 1889 Doe Chapel, St Michael's. Godparents Edward Boyle

and Ellen Coll
 

- Ann Nelis b 26 Sep 1891 to Patrick Nelis and Cecilia Boyle, Meenbunone.

Baptised 27 Sep 1891 Doe Chapel, St Michael's. Godparents Edward Boyle

and Cecilia Boyle. Married Feb 1, 1917 in Termon & Gartan Chapel to

James McNulty, Faymore. Witnesses ? McNulty and Margaret McNulty,

Faymore. See 1901 Census Faymore
 

- James McNelis b 1 Feb 1893 to Patrick McNelis and Cecilia Boyle,

Meenbunone. Baptised 4 Feb 1893 Termon & Gartan. Godparents John

Boyle and Anne Boyle
 

- Mary McNelis b 13? May 1894 to Patrick McNelis and Cecilia Boyle,

Meenbunone. Baptised 15? May 1894 Termon & Gartan. Godparents John

Boyle and Catherine Boyle. Married Daniel O'Donnell, Creenary, son of

Anthony O'Donnell and Grace McGarvey 2 Jul 1922 at Termon and Gartan.

Witnesses Hugh McGarvey, Goal, and Margaret Toner, Derry? They had a dau

Cecilia who married a McNulty. See 1901 Creenary census
 

- Cecilia McNelis b 21 Nov 1896 to Patrick McNelis and Cecilia Boyle,

Meenbunone. Baptised 22 Nov 1896 Termon & Gartan. Godparents Edward

Boyle and Julia (Cecilia) McNelis
 

- Patrick McNelis b 9 March 1898 to Patrick McNelis and Cecilia Boyle,

Meenbunone. Baptised 12 Mar 1898 Termon & Gartan. Godparents Edward

Boyle and Cecilia McNelis
 

- Hugh McNelis b 17 Dec 1900 to Patrick McNelis and Cecilia Boyle,

Meenbunone. Baptised 18 Dec 1900 Termon & Gartan. Godparents Edward

Boyle and Cecilia McNelis
 

- Margaret McNelis born 28 September 1902, parents Patrick McNelis and

Cecilia Boyle, Meenbunone. Baptised 28 September 1902 Termon & Gartan

by the Parish Priest Hugh Kerr,  godparents James Toner and Bridget

McFadden. Margaret Nelis, 19 yrs, housemaid, Father Patrick Nelis,

Meenbinom, Creeslough, destination San Francisco to join her cousin, Mrs

Nellie McKenna, 1380 San Bruno Ave, San Fransico. She was 5'5" tall, fair

complexion, dark brown hair and blue eyes. SS Columbia dep Londonderry 30

Sep 1922, arr New York 8 Oct 1922.

Married John "Jack" McCahill from Drumgorman, Mount Charles  b. 1901, to

James McCahill and Mary McCalliog. James McCahill son of James McCahill

and Jane Boyle? See 1901 census Drumgorman
 

- Ellen McNelis b 9 Dec 1904 to Patrick McNelis and Cecilia Boyle,

Meenbunone. Baptised 11 Dec 1904 Termon & Gartan. Godparents James

Toner and Bridget Toner
 

5. Related to the Nelis families of Drumleavalliagh, Clondahorky - see

1901 Drumleavalliagh census

 

6. 10 Aug 1928, James Nelis born to parents Michael Nelis and Anne

McClafferty, bap termon & Gartan 12 Aug. Sponsors Hugh and Catherine

McClafferty.

 

Researcher: Kathleen - Email

Patrick McNelis b 14 May 1865

Headstone of Patrick & Cecilia McNelis (larger image)

Headstone of Mary McNelis & Dan O'Donnell (larger image)

                   
4 McGinley James Head RC Can't read 78 Farmer Married Donegal IE
McGinley Mary Wife RC Can't read 75   Married Donegal IE
McCarron Mary Kate Niece RC Can't read 20 Housekeeper Single Leitrim IE
Gallagher Patrick Boarder RC RW 32 Stonemason Married Donegal  
Gallagher Rose Boarder RC RW 27 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
Gallagher Rose Boarder RC   1   Single Donegal  
                   
James McBride and Catherine McGinley Household          
5 McBride James Head RC RW 43 Stonemason Married Donegal IE
McBride Catherine Wife RC RW 49   Married Donegal IE
McBride Mary Dau RC RW 17 Gen Svt Single Donegal IE
McBride Edward Son RC Can't read 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McBride James Son RC Can't read 7 Scholar Single Donegal IE
McBride Daniel Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal IE
                   

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