1901 Census Corkey, Raymoghy Parish

(Corkey Flax Mills, contributed by Mr Liam McLaughlin - see Raymoghy Photographs)

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
1 Tinney Mary Head RC Can't read 58   Widow Donegal IE
  Tinney Thomas Son RC Only reads 22 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Tinney John Son RC Can't read 20 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Tinney Margaret Dau RC RW 18   Single Donegal  
  Tinney William Son RC RW 14   Single Donegal  
  Tinney James Son RC Only reads 36 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Tinney Mary Dau-in-law RC Only reads 26   Married Donegal  
  Robert McKinley and Elizabeth Gallaugher Household          
2 McKinley Robert Head Pres RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McKinley Lizzie Wife Pres RW 41 Farmer's wife Married Donegal  
  McKinley Minnie Dau Pres RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McKinley Robert William Son Pres RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McKinley Elie (Esther E) Dau Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Stewart Fanny Visitor Pres RW 17 Scholar Single Leitrim  
  Devenny ?n Servant RC Only reads 17 Farm svt Single Donegal  
  Coyle Grace Servant RC RW 16 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE


Robert McKinlay, Woodside, Farmer, son of John, Farmer, married Elizabeth Gallaugher, Balleeghan, dau of John, Farmer, 28 Dec 1881. Witnesses Robert W

Gallaugher and Mary McKinley

Donegal News 20 May 1916 :

Second-Lieutenant RW McKinley, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, who has been wonded, is a son of Mr Robert McKinley, Woodside, Manorcunningham, County Donegal, and

obtained his commission in the Ulster Division Reserve in April 1915. He served his regiment at Newtownards and Enniskillen, and left for the front on 9 Feb 1916, being

attached to an Inniskilling battalion on arrival overseas.

3 Devenny Neil Head RC Can't read 39 Farm labr Married Donegal  
  Devenny Kate Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal  
  Devenny George Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Devenny Robert Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Devenny David Son RC Can't read 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Devenny Neil Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal  
  Devenny Selia Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
4 Haughey John Head RC RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Haughey Margaret Wife RC RW 37   Married Donegal  
  Haughey Mary Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Haughey Eliza  Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Haughey John Son RC Can't read 9mths   Single Donegal  
  Haughey Ellen Mother RC Only reads 82 Farmer Widow Tyrone  
5 Stewart Charles Head Pres RW 69 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Stewart Isabella Wife Pres RW 50   Married Donegal  
  Stewart James Alex Son Pres RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
6 McFadden Andrew Head RC Only reads 65 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  McFadden Patrick Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McFadden Ellen Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McFadden Andrew Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McFadden Patrick Brother RC Only reads 67 Labourer Single Donegal  
7 Brogan James Head RC RW 50 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Brogan Stephen Brother RC RW 52 Blacksmith Single Donegal  
  Brogan Johnnie Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Brogan Annie Dau RC RW 22 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Brogan Bridget Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
8 Cheatley Samuel Head Pres RW 33 Grocer Single Donegal  
  O'Donnell Susan Servant RC RW 19   Single Donegal IE
  Tourish Annie Boarder RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Leslie McCandless and Anne Jack Household          
9 McCandless Leslie Head Pres RW 70 Farmer & Miller Married Co Derry  
  McCandless Annie J Wife Pres RW 50   Married Donegal  
  McCandless Katherine Dau Pres RW 19 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  


Leslie McCandless son of Thomas, married twice -

First wife Mary Jane Irvine marr 1860, Londonderry District, vol 7 page 365

- Mary Jane d 24 Apr 1873 aged 30 years, buried Ray Presbyterian Graveyard

Second wife Annie Flynn, nee Jack, widow of Dr William Edward Flynn, and dau of Rev Sampson Jack, Clergyman, marr 27 May 1875 at Trenta, Conwal

- Annie marr William Edward Flynn, Physician residing Carrigart, son of Rev Daniel Flynn, Clergyman, 4 Jul 1867 - see civil marriage registration

- William d 8 May 1868 and is buried in Trenta - see headstone inscription

- Annie d 26 Sep 1914

- her sister Mary marr Richard Buchanan - see 1901 census Ballybolauder

Children of Leslie

Thomas Leslie d 20 Jun 1867 aged 6 mths, father recorded as a shopkeeper of Corkey


Isabella H d 6 Apr 1884

Leslie Hunter d infant 6 Jan 1885

Margaret G d 14 Sep 1888

Annie G d 6 Apr 1893

The family is buried in the Ray Presbyterian Graveyard - see headstone inscription

Researcher: May - Email

10 Tourish James Head RC Can't read 40 Flax scutcher Married Donegal  
  Tourish Mary Wife RC Can't read 37   Married Donegal  
  Tourish Margaret Dau RC RW 19   Single Donegal  
  Tourish John Son RC RW 17 Scutcher Single Donegal  
  Tourish Catherine Dau RC RW 14   Single Donegal  
  Tourish Hanah Dau RC RW 12   Single Donegal  
  Tourish Charles Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Tourish Rose Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Tourish Bridget Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Devenny Hanah Visitor RC Can't read 94   Widow Donegal  
11 Dill Thomas Head Pres RW 60 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Dill Sarah Wife Pres RW 58   Married Donegal  
  Dill James Son Pres RW 36 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Dill Margaret Anne Dau Pres RW 23   Single Donegal  
  Lawrence John Gson Pres Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
12 Meehan Robert Head RC Only reads 58 Farm labr Single Donegal  
  Meehan Hannah Sister RC Only reads 44   Single Donegal  
  Meehan Winifred Sister RC Only reads 40 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Lafferty Mary Jane Servant RC RW 15 Domestic svt Single Donegal  
13 Thompson Thomas Head Episc RW 76 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Hunter William Son-in-law Pres RW 47? Farmer Married Donegal  
  Hunter Martha Dau Pres RW 35   Married Donegal  
  McFadden Sarah Servant RC RW 20 Domestic svt Single Donegal  
  Allen Samuel Servant Pres RW 30 Farm svt Single Donegal  


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