1901 Census Dunlewy Far, Tullaghobegly


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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
  John Murray and Kate McKendry Household          
1 Murray John Head RC RW 35 Coachman/Domestic Svt Married Kildare  
  Murray Kate Wife RC RW 29   Married Antrim  
  Murray James Son RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Murray John Son RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Murray Esther Dau RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
  Murray Patrick Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Murray Michael Son RC   5mths   Single Donegal  
2 Dorgan John Head RC RW 39 Land Steward/Domestic Svt Married Cork IE
  Dorgan Norah Wife RC RW 38   Married Cork  
  James Rutherford and Mary Roarty Household          
3 Rutherford James Head RC RW 76 Ret Gardener/Pensioner Married Donegal  
  Rutherford Mary Wife RC Only reads 44   Married Donegal IE
  Rutherford Annie Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Rutherford Ellenor Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Rutherford William Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  


James Rutherford, a Protestant, baptised into the Catholic faith 14 Mar 1888, sponsor James MacBride - see baptism register

James Rutherford, Dunlewey, gardener, Widower, son of Robert Rutherford, carpenter, married Mary Roarty, Dunlewey, dau of Dominick Roarty, farmer,

14 Mar 1888. Witnesses James MacBride and Catherine McBride (civil registration ref 1888 Dunfanaghy District, vol 2 page 72)

Children of James and Mary :

Sarah Anne b 22 Jan 1889, bapt Dunlewey 27 Jan, Godparents James McBride and Catherine Brennan

Ellenor b 24 Oct 1890, bapt Dunlewey 31 Oct, Godparents James McBride and Catherine Brennan - see baptism register

William b 20 Jun 1893, bapt Dunlewey 25 Jun, Godparents James McBride and Catherine Brennan - see baptism register

Researchers :

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Eileen - Email

4 O'Donnell Margaret Head RC RW 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Michael Brother RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  O'Donnell Hannah Sister RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Note: Landholder is Patrick O'Donnell
5 Wildman Isaac Head CI RW 60 Gardener/Domestic Svt Married Louth  
  Wildman Mary Wife CI RW 60   Married Armagh  


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