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(House occupied by the Edward Gallagher household in 1857)

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Early Census Data

1841 - 20 people and 3 houses

1851 - 14 people and 3 houses

1861 - 15 people (8 males & 7 females) and 3 houses

 

 

No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Yrs Married/Children Born Born Language
                       
1901                      
  James Sweeney and Mary Sweeney household            
1 Sweeney James Head RC Only reads 58 Farmer Married   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Mary Wife RC RW 50   Married   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Edward Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
  Sweeney James Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Daniel Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Mary Dau RC RW 19 Farmer's dau Single   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Dominick Son RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Hannah Dau RC RW 15 Farmer's dau Single   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Patrick Son RC Only reads 13 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
                       
1911                      
                       
2 Sweeney James Head RC RW 69 Farmer Married   Donegal IE
  Sweeney Mary Wife RC RW 66   Married 38 yrs, 7 children born/living Donegal IE
  Sweeney Edward Son RC Can't read 37 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
 

Notes:

1. Mary dau of James Sweeney and Mary Timoney.

- Sister Bridget married Hugh Daly - see Derrora census.

- Brother James married Bridget Sweeney - see Drumsallagh census.

- Brother Edward married Grace Sweeney - see Stramore census.

- Brother Dominick married Mary Harley 22 Feb 1887 in Christchurch, New Zealand.

2. Children of James and Mary :

- Edward b 18 Nov 1874 Stramore. Father residing Carrickfin, Templecrone

- James b 20 Jan 1877 Stramore. Father residing Carrickfin, Templecrone. Married Ellen McNulty, Faymore, Clondahorky, 5 Oct 1910 and emigrated to Lompoc, California,

  USA, shortly afterwards. See the 1901 Faymore census for Ellen's family

- Daniel

- Mary

- Dominick

- Hannah

- Patrick b 30 Dec 1887, baptised 1 Jan 1888, God-parents Hugh Sweeney and Ann Sweeney

                       
                       
1901                      
  James McDaid and Margaret Doherty Household            
3 McDaid James Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married   Donegal IE
  McDaid Margaret Wife RC Can't read 60   Married   Donegal Only Irish
  McDaid James Son RC RW 26 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
  McDaid Patrick Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
  McDaid William Son RC RW 22 Farmer's son Single   Donegal IE
                       
1911                      
                       
4 McDaid James Head RC Can't read 76 Farmer Widower   Donegal IE
  McDaid James Son RC RW 38   Single   Donegal IE
  McDaid Patrick Son RC RW 35   Single   Donegal IE
  McCay Mary Visitor RC RW 17   Single   Donegal IE
  McCay Edward Visitor RC RW 15   Single   Donegal IE
 

Notes:

1. Margaret Doherty, dau of William?

2. Dau Bridget b 5 Apr 1867, married Denis Rogers, Devlin, son of John Rogers and Hannah McHugh, 17 Feb 1895. Witnesses Hugh Gallagher, Devlin and Ellen Doherty,

Drumoghill.

3. Patrick b 4 Sep 1869

                       

 

 

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