1901 Census Bellina, Tullaghobegly, Co Donegal


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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
1 Herraghty Jack Head RC Can't read 52 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Herraghty Grace Wife RC RW 48   Married Donegal IE
  Herraghty Patrick Son RC RW 20   Single Donegal IE
  Herraghty Mary Dau RC RW 13   Single Donegal IE
  Herraghty Kate Dau RC RW 9   Single Donegal IE
  Herraghty John Son RC RW 6   Single Donegal IE
  Herraghty Grace Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal IE
2 McClafferty Mickey Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McClafferty Majory Wife RC Can't read 53   Married Donegal Only irish
  McClafferty Annie Dau RC Can't read 12   Single Donegal IE
  McClafferty John Son RC Can't read 10   Single Donegal IE
3 Gallagher Patrick Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Maggie Sister RC Can't read 55   Single Donegal IE
4 McGee John Head RC RW 58 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McGee Mary Wife RC RW 49   Married Donegal IE
  McGee Dan Son RC RW 17 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McGee James Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McGee John Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McGee Hugh Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McGee Mary Dau RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  McGee Grace Dau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal IE
5 Irvine Mary Head Episc RW 75 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  McClintock Jane Niece Methodist RW 47 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  McClintock Elizabeth Niece Methodist RW 45 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Gallagher John Servant RC Can't read 10 Herd Single Donegal IE
6 Mitchell James Head RC Can't read 80 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Mitchell Charles Son RC RW 45   Married Donegal IE
  Mitchell Ellen Dau-in-law RC RW 40   Married Donegal IE
  Mitchell Winnie Gdau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Mitchell Mary Gdau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Mitchell Maggie Gdau RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Mitchell James Gson RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal IE
  Frank McClafferty and Catherine Benson Household          
7 McClafferty Frank Head RC RW 76 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McClafferty Kate Wife RC Can't read 66   Married Donegal IE
  McClafferty James Son RC   22 Gen Labr Single Donegal IE
  McClafferty Ellen Dau RC RW 17   Single Donegal IE


Catherine dau of John Benson and Mary Heraghty

- John Benson died before 1859, Mary Benson possibly died at the Dunfanaghy Workhouse aged 70 yrs on 14 Jun 1876

Children of John and Mary :

John - emigrated to Australia on the Abyssinian in 1862

Isabella - emigrated to Australia on the Sapphire in 1859

- married Cornelius Maloney Hogan in 1861

- her cousin Isabella married James McLaughlin and emigrated to Australia on the Lady Elma Bruce in 1859

Catherine married Frank McClafferty

- Frank and Kate moved to Ballyness before 1911 - see 1911 census Ballyness

Children of Frank and Catherine :

11 children born/10 living in 1911

Hannah b 22 Feb 1864

Mary b 28 Mar 1866

Hugh b 16 Oct 1868

John b 3 Dec 1870

Denis b 20 Jan 1873

Patrick b 5 Jun 1875

James b 22 Apr 1877, baptised Gortahork 22 Apr, Godparents Manus & Madge Ferry

Catherine b 21 Nov 1879, baptised Gortahork 27 Nov, Godparents Patrick & Margaret Gallagher

Ellen b 12 Sep 1883, baptised Gortahork 14 Sep, Godparents James and Catherine Herrity


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