1901 Census Corranagh, Leck

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
1 Gildea Margaret Head RC Can't read 56 Farmer/Gracer shop keeper Widow Donegal
  Gildea Patrick Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Gildea Annie Dau RC RW 21 Grocer/shop asst Single Donegal
  Russel Robert Servant Pres Can't read 14 Gen Farm svt/domestic Single Donegal
  Edward McGee and Margaret Herald Household        
2 Magee Edward Head RC Only reads 58 Farmer Married Donegal
  Magee Mary Wife RC Can't read 68   Married Donegal
  Magee Charles Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal


Edward married twice.

First wife - Margaret Herald

Marriage banns read in Letterkenny 24 Feb 1870 for Edward McGee and Margaret Harold - see scan of banns

Children of Edward and Margaret :

James b 27 Jan 1871, bap 29 Jan, Godparents Connell Herald and Susan O'Donnell

Neal b 31 Jan 1873, bap 3 Feb, Godparents Anthony Dunleavy and Margaret Glackan

Charles b 13 Jan 1875, bap 17 Jan, Godparents James and Ellen Herald (b Dooballagh)

Bridget b 15 Feb 1877, bap 18 Feb, Godparents Charles and Anne Herald

Susan b 21 Jul 1879, bap 29 Jul, Godparents William and Hannah Tinny (mother recorded in baptism register as Susan)

Michael b 17? Dec 1881, bap 19 Dec, Godparents J? McCormick and ? McCormick

Second wife - Mary Cane

Edward m Mary Cane, dau of John ? Cane, Glenswilly (Killymasney?) 30 Jan 1887, witnesses Michael Herity, Killhill and Mary Harkin,

Letterkenny - see scan of marriage

Possibly related :

John McGee, Trimragh, son of James, Corranagh, married Susan McGoldrick, Dooballagh, dau of Patrick, ?, 16 May 1869, witnesses Bernard O'Donnell,

Dromore & Edward Brown, Letterkenny (brother?)

Researcher: Maureen - Email

3 Kearney Manus Head RC RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal
  Kearney Edward Brother RC Can't read 53 Farmer's brother Married Donegal
  Kearney Daniel Brother RC Only reads 50 Boot maker Single Donegal
  Kearney Fanny Sister RC Can't read 48 Farmer's sister Single Donegal
  Kearney Ellen Wife RC Only reads 35 Farmer's wife Married Donegal
4 Lindsay William Head Pres RW 74 Farmer Married Donegal
  Lindsay Sarah Wife Pres Only reads 66   Married Donegal
  Lindsay David Son Pres RW 35 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Meehan James Servant RC Can't read 12 Farm svt domestic Single Donegal
5 Sweeney John Head RC RW 80 Farmer Married Donegal
  Sweeney Ellen Wife RC Only reads 75 Farmer's wife Married Donegal
  Sweeney John Son RC RW 38 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Sweeney Susan Dau RC Can't read 29 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
6 Nee William Head RC RW 40 Farmer Single Donegal
  Nee Margaret Mother RC Can't read 82 Farmer's mother Widow Donegal
  Nee Mary Sister RC Only reads 30 Farmer's sister Single Donegal
  Kennedy Neal Servant RC Can't read 16 Farm svt labr Single Donegal
7 Nee Anne Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Single Donegal
8 O'Brien Patrick Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Married Donegal
  O'Brien Catherine Wife RC RW 60 Farmer's wife Married Donegal
  O'Brien Andrew Son RC RW 34 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  O'Brien Michael Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  O'Brien Charles Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal
9 Nee Rebecca Head RC Can't read 54 Farmer Widow Donegal
  Nee William Son RC Can't read 29 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Nee Joseph Son RC Only reads 23 Flax scutcher Single Donegal
  Nee Rebecca Anne Dau RC Only reads 20 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Slavin Patrick Gson RC Can't read 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal
10 Kennedy Hanah Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Widow Donegal
  Kennedy Mary Dau RC RW 35 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Kennedy Daniel Gson RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal
  Gallagher Anne Lodger RC Can't read 70   Widow Donegal
11 Dunleavy Anthony Head RC Can't read 75 Agricultural labr Widower Donegal
12 McGrath John Head RC RW 53 Farmer Married Donegal
  McGrath Anne Jane Wife RC Can't read 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal
13 Dogherty Gilie Head RC Only reads 53 Flax stricker in Flax mill Single Donegal
14 Coyle John Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal
  Coyle Ellen Wife RC RW 45   Married Donegal
  Coyle John Son RC RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Coyle James Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Coyle Patrick Son RC RW 18 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Coyle Ellen Dau RC RW 12 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
15 McGrath Samuel Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal
  McGrath Rebecca Wife RC RW 41 Farmer's wife Married Donegal
  McGrath Jane Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal
  McGrath Rebecca Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal
  McGrath Edward Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal
  McGrath Mary Dau RC Can't read 11mths   Single Donegal
  McGrath Joseph Son RC Can't read 11mths   Single Donegal
  Connolly Hugh Brother-in-law RC Can't read 35 Farm labr Single Donegal
  McGrath Jane Mother RC RW 60 Farmer's mother Widow Donegal
  Charles Herald and Catherine Gallagher Household        
16 Herald Charles Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal
  Herald Catherine Wife RC Only reads 55   Married Donegal
  Herald Lizzie Dau RC RW 28 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Herald Ellen Dau RC RW 26 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Herald Charley Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Herald Cassie Dau RC RW 22 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Herald Susan Dau RC RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Herald Mary Dau RC RW 18 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Herald Grace Dau RC RW 16 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Herald Margery Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal


Charles Herald m Catherine Gallagher 19 Jun 1864, witnesses James McElhaw and Neal Herald

Dau Ellen b 6 Mar 1868

17 Park John Head Episc Only reads 35 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Park Elizabeth Wife Episc RW 34 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  Park Matilda Dau Episc RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal
  Park William Son Episc Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal
  Park Letitia Dau Episc   4   Single Donegal
  Park Samuel Son Episc   2   Single Donegal
18 Coll Annie Head RC Can't read 40 Cottager's wife Married Donegal
  Coll James Son RC RW 17 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Coll Joseph Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal
19 McClintock Alexander Head CofI RW 54 Railway carter Widower Donegal
  McClintock Matthew Brother CofI RW 72 Railway carter Single Donegal
  McClintock Eliza Ann Sister CofI RW 62 Seamstress Single Donegal
  McClintock Jane Aunt Pres RW 90 Retired farmer Single Donegal
20 Parke George Head Pres Only reads 40 Farmer Married Donegal
  Parke Catherine Wife Pres RW 22 Farmer's wife Married Donegal
  Parke William G Son Pres Can't read 4   Single Donegal
  Parke Robert Son Pres Can't read 2   Single Donegal
  Parke Robert Nephew Pres RW 24 Farm svt Single Glasgow
  Doogan Annie Servant RC Can't read 20 General Domestic svt Single Donegal
21 Peoples Alexander Head Pres RW 40 Farmer Single Donegal


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