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Early Census Data

1841 - 32 people (13 males & 19 females) and 7 houses

1851 - 21 people (9 males & 12 females) and 4 houses

1861 - 19 people (9 males & 10 females) and 3 houses

Population evicted Apr 1861

1871 - 0 people and 1 house

1881 - 2 people and 1 house

1891 - nil return

1901 - 2 people

1911 - 5 people (3 males & 2 females)

 

1833 Tithe Applotment Book

 

William Lawn

Anne McMonigle

Cormick McMonigle

Patrick McMonigle

 

1847/48 Attendance at the Letterkenny Dispensary

 

Date of Attendance Name Age Complaint
       
1847, Nov 8 Connaghan, Paddy 60 Dyspepsia
1848, Apr 17 Connaghan, Patrick 54 Fract. Costo
1848, Jun 12 Connaghan, Patrick 55 Scorbutus
1848, Mar 30 Friel, Ellen 40 Bronchitis
1848, Jul 31 Kelly, Hannah 65 Pain in ear
1848, Jun 5 Kelly, Hannah 60 Constipation
1848, Sep 4 Kelly, Hannah    
1844, Apr 4 Kelly, Peggy   Cough
1844, Apr 18 Lawn, Bell   Cut finger
1847, Aug 9 Lawn, Catherine 29 Diarrhoa
1844, Feb 8 Lawn, James    
1848, Apr 17 Lawn, James 40 Dyspepsia
1848, Feb 14 Lawn, Susan 3 Dyspepsia
1848, Aug 17 Lawn, William 11 Bronchitis
1848, May 25 Lawn, William   Dyspepsia
1847, Dec 20 Lennon, Margaret 5 Dyspepsia
1848, Aug 7 McAward, Dennis   Fever
1844, Mar 18 McGinley, Margaret   Cough
1848, May 18 McMonigal, Rose 1  
1847, Dec 27 McMonigle, Margaret 10 Influenza
1848, Feb 3 McMonigle, Mary 17 Influenza
1848, Jan 17 McMonigle, Mary   Amenorrhoea
1848, Nov 30 McMonigle, Mary 19 Amenorrhoea
1848, Feb 10 McMonigle, Rose 1 Dyspepsia
1847, Dec 27 McMonigle, William 6 Influenza
1848, Oct 9 McMonigle, William   Vomitus
1847, Oct 7 McWard, Mary 14 Vulmis
1847, Aug 5 Ward, Mary 21  

 

1857 Griffith's Valuation

Landlord - James Johnston

 

1. Daniel Bradley, a house and 19 acres of land

2a. Daniel Friel, a house, outbuilding and 12 acres, 2 roods of land

2b. William McAward, a house & small garden

3. William McAward, 2 acres, 2 roods of land

4. James Lawn, a house, outbuildings and 25 acres, 20 perches of land

 

No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born    
                       
1851                      
  Cormack and Anne McMonagle Household              
1 McMonagle Barney Son                
  McMonagle Anne Wife Sprigging              
  McMonagle Francis Son                
  McMonagle William Son                
  McMonagle Bridget Dau                
  McMonagle Rose Dau                
 

Notes:

1. Absent 1851 -

Cormack, head/husband, labourer

Mary & Anne, daughters

2. By 1861 the family had left Staghall

                       
                       
1851                      
2 Friel Daniel Head Farmer              
  Friel Hannah Wife                
                       
                       
1851                      
3 McAward William Head Farmer              
  McAward Hannah Wife                
  McAward Mary Dau Sprigging              
  McAward Bridget Dau Sprigging              
 

Notes:

1. Absent 1851 -

James, son, labourer

Denis, son, labourer

                       
                       
1851                      
4 Lawn James Head Farmer              
  Lawn Bella Wife                
  Lawn Margaret Dau Sprigging              
  Lawn William Son                
  Lawn Mary Dau Sprigging              
  Lawn James Son                
  Lawn Edward Son                
  Lawn Patrick Son                
  Lawn Eliza Dau                
 

Note:

1. Attendances at the Letterkenny Dispensary by Lawns living in Staghall -

1844, Apr 18, Bell - Cut finger
1847, Aug 9, Catherine, 29 - Diarrhoa
1848, Feb 14, Susan, 3 - Dyspepsia
1848, Apr 17, James, 40 - Dyspepsia
1848, Aug 17, William, 11 - Bronchitis

2. The family, including 9 children, were evicted in 1861

3. Bella to Maghernashangan

                       
                       
                       
1901                      
1 Gallagher William Head RC RW 31 Game Keeper Single Donegal    
  Boyle Corney Servant RC RW 12 Kennel Boy Single Donegal    
1911                      
2 Gallagher William Head RC RW 42 Game Keeper Married     Donegal
  Gallagher Bridget Wife RC RW 32   Married Married 9 yrs 4 ch born/living Donegal
  Gallagher Denis Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single     Donegal
  Gallagher Patrick Joe Son RC Can't read ? Scholar Single     Donegal
  Gallagher Mary J Dau RC Can't read 1   Single     Donegal
                       

 

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