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Early Census Data

1841 - 22 people  (9 males & 13 females) and 3 houses

1851 - 11 people  (6 males & 5 females) and 1 houses

1861 - 12 people (5 males & 7 females) and 2 houses

 

Population evicted by Landlord in April 1861 - Nil return in census 1871 - 1911

 

 

As I couldn't find a census for this townland, here you will find known residents of Drumnalifferny in the mid 1800s

 

1833 Tithe Applotment Book

 

Ward Anthony Lifferny 
Ward James Lifferny 
Ward John Lifferny 
Ward William Lifferny 

 

1847 - 1848 Letterkenny Dispensary District Register

 

Date Name of Patient Age
1848, Nov 30 McAward, Bryan 1
1847, Aug 9 McAward, Daniel 20
1848, Nov 30 McAward, Daniel  
1848, Jun 26 McAward, Nelly 19
1847, Sep 6 Ward, Grace 40
1848, Jan 3 Ward, Margaret 22
1848, Apr 13 Ward, Mary 22
1848, Mar 13 Ward, Peggy 10?

 

1857 Griffith's Valuation

John McWard

Mary McWard

 

Post-1861 Evictions

 

Letterkenny Workhouse

 

12 Apr 1861  Ward Mary Snr F 66 House keeper Widow RC Tolerable Clean Drumnalifferny
12 Apr 1861  Ward Darby M 19 Labourer Single RC Clean Drumnalifferny
12 Apr 1861  Ward Mary Jnr F 26 Servant Single RC Tolerable Clean Drumnalifferny

 

Passenger list Abyssinian Arrived Sydney Australia 29 May 1862

 

WARD PATRICK 16 DRUMNATIFFINEY RMN CATH

 

 

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