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1901 Census Roosky Lower, Raphoe, Co Donegal


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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
  William McNamee and Catherine Gordon Household        
1 McNamee William Head RC RW 36 Road Contractor Married Donegal
  McNamee Catherine Wife RC RW 32   Married Donegal
  McNamee Ellen Dau RC RW 18 Woollen weaver Single Donegal
  McNamee Neal Son RC RW 17 Scholar Single Donegal
  McNamee Catherine Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal
  McNamee Mary Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal
  McNamee Andrew Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal


Son Neal b 15 Aug 1884, bapt Convoy 24 Aug, Godparents John and Catherine McElhinney - see baptism register

On 17 Jan 1912, Neal, a Provisions Dealer for Liptons in Bournemouth, England, married Eileen O'Leary

Neal was offered a position with Liptons Ltd in America so, on 10 Apr 1912, he and Eileen boarded the Titanic

Neal was the only Donegal native to die on the Titanic

Further reading :

Encyclopedia Titanica

Donegal Democrat

Donegal Now

2 McBride Edward Head RC RW 43 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  McBride Ellen Wife RC RW 43   Married Donegal
  McBride Bernard Son RC RW 17 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  McBride Joseph Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal
  McBride Hugh Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal
  McBride Bridget E Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal
  McBride Mary Dau RC RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal
3 Sweeney Susan Head RC RW 70   Widow Donegal
  McBride Charles Son-in-law RC RW 30 Working in Factory Married Donegal
  McBride Sarah Dau RC RW 35 Seamstress Married Donegal
  Sweeney Susan Gdau RC RW 16   Single Donegal
  McBride Mary Gdau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal
  McBride Thomas Gson RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal
4 Magee Mary Head RC Can't read 60   Single Donegal
  Magee Sarah Sister RC Can't read 55 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
5 Gordon Andrew Head RC Can't read 66 Farmer Married Donegal
  Gordon Ellen Wife RC RW 70   Married Donegal
  Gordon Hannah Dau RC RW 30 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Wilkey Edward Servant RC Can't read 66 Farm svt Widower Donegal
6 Gallagher Mary Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer/Licenced Publican Widow Donegal
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 34 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Gallagher John Son RC RW 28 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Gallagher Mary Ann Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Gallagher Margaret Dau RC RW 23 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Gallagher Catherine Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
7 Wray George Head Pres RW 56 Farmer Widower Donegal
  Griffith Anne Servant RC Can't read 78 Gen Domestic svt Widow Donegal
  Harpur Hugh Servant RC Only reads 32 Farm svt Single Donegal
8 Harpur Stephen Head RC Can't read 60 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Harpur Margaret Wife RC RW 50   Married Donegal
  Harpur Maggie Dau RC Can't read 17 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Harpur Bridget Dau RC RW 15   Single Donegal
  Harpur Martha Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal
  Harpur Leticia Dau RC Only reads 11 Scholar Single Donegal
  Harpur Mary Jane Dau RC Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal
  Harpur James Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal
  Harpur Patrick J Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal
9 McCutcheon James Head RC RW 22 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  McCutcheon Sarah Wife RC RW 19   Married Donegal
  McCutcheon Margaret Dau RC Can't read 1mth   Single Donegal

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