1901 Census Croaghan, Clondavaddog, Co Donegal


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Also see Townland Notes, below

No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
1 Davy William Robert Head CofI RW 32 General Practitioner Married Co Dublin  
  Davy Evaline Roseline Wife CofI RW 27   Married Co Dublin  
  McGarvey Ellen Servant RC RW 20 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal IE
  James Friel and Bridget Callaghan Household          
2 Friel Bridget Head RC Can't read 75   Widow Donegal IE
  Friel Michael Son RC RW 49 Farmer/Carpenter Married Donegal IE
  Friel Suzan Dau-in-law RC RW 40   Married Donegal IE
  Friel Mary Gdau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Friel William James Gson RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Friel Michael Gson RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Friel Bridget Gdau RC Can't read 9   Single Donegal  
  Friel Francis Gson RC Can't read 6   Single Donegal  
  Friel Suzanna Gdau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal  
  Friel John Joseph Gson RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  McHugh Patrick Servant RC Can't read 20 General svt Single Donegal  


James Friel d 23 Mar 1894 aged 65 yrs. Informant son, Michael Friel

Children of James and Bridget :

Michael bapt 14 Dec 1851 m Susan McElwee

Susan b abt 1857 m Hugh Coyle - see 1901 census Gortnacor

Mary bapt 14 May 1861 m John Doherty, 25, Fanavolty, son of Daniel, 14 Jan 1883. Witnesses Patrick McConigly and Anne McConigly

Anne bapt 11 Feb 1869 d 23 Feb 1869 aged 13 days. Informant Bridget Friel

Catherine Friel b 18 May 1866

Bridget m John Sherry, Kindrum, son of Owen/Eugene, 12 Jan 1875. Witnesses William Friel and Susan Friel

William m Mary Campbell, Carrowkeel, dau of Francis, 10 Sep 1882. Witnesses John McCarron and Mary Shiel

Margaret b 25 Sep 1870

John James b 5 Sep 1874

3 Alcorn George Head CofI Can't read 65 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Alcorn Jane Wife CofI Can't read 56   Married Donegal  
4 Carland John Joseph Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Carland Bridget Wife RC Only reads 57   Married Donegal IE
  Carland Patrick Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Carland James Son RC RW 20 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Carland Rosey Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  William Friel and Mary Sweeney Household          
5 Friel William Head RC Only reads 58 Fowl Dealer Widower Donegal IE
  Friel Michael Son RC Can't read 29 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE


William Friel, son of Michael and Anne, m Mary Sweeney, Carrowkeel, dau of Alexander, 28 Apr 1868. Witnesses Michael Friel and Belle McCafferty

Mary Friel, grocer's wife, d 11 Sep 1868 of Puerperal fever (postpartum infection) after 7 days ill, aged 25 yrs. Informant William Friel

Son Michael b 5 Sep 1868

Anne Friel, widow, d 4 Oct 1883 aged 85 yrs. Informant grandson Michael Friel

6 Blaney Margaret Head RC RW 64 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Blaney James Son RC RW 38 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Blaney Margaret Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Blaney William Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Boyle Rose Servant RC RW 16 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal  

Townland Notes :




Bridget Friel, wife of Manus Friel, d 22 May 1864 aged 70 years. Informant son, Francis Friel

Francis Friel, married, d 28 Sep 1867 of fever after 16 days ill, aged 28 yrs. Informant Manus Friel

- Francis was married to Bridget Sweeney and their dau Mary was b 16 Aug 1864

Manus Friel, widower, d 30 Jul 1870 aged 64 yrs. Informant Michael Friel





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