1901 Census Edenmore, Donaghmore, Co Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Language  
1 Martin Peter Head RC RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Martin Mary Wife RC RW 27   Married Donegal IE
  Martin Michael Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
  Martin Patrick Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Martin Rose Anne Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Doherty Patrick Servant RC Can't read 30 Farm svt Single Donegal  
  Waters Maggie Servant RC RW 14 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal  

Note: Rose married Patrick Magee N.T. (Patrick, Garvan) on 11 Sep 1929

2 Martin Peter Head RC Only reads 55 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Martin Eliza Sister RC RW 35 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Martin Anne Sister RC RW 35 Seamstress Single Donegal  
3 Boyle Bernard Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Boyle Catherine Wife RC RW 52   Married Donegal  
4 Hillard James Head RC RW 66 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Hillard Martha Wife RC Only reads 60   Married Donegal IE
  Hillard Catherine Sister RC Only reads 70   Single Donegal  
  Gallen Martha Niece RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Bonar Hugh Servant RC Can't read 18 Farm svt Single Donegal  
5 Gallen Lowry Head RC RW 66 Agricultural labr Married Donegal IE
  Gallen Susan Wife RC RW 64   Married Donegal IE
  Gallen Patrick Son RC RW 25 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Gallen Alice Dau RC RW 22 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal  
  Stephen Lafferty and Sarah Morgan Household          
6 Lafferty Stephen Head RC Can't read 50 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Lafferty Sarah Wife RC RW 50   Married Donegal  
  Lafferty George Son RC RW 22 Railway labr Single Donegal  
  Lafferty Mary Dau RC RW 18 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Lafferty Margaret Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Lafferty Cassie Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Lafferty Stephen Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Lafferty John J Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  


Steven Lafferty, Magheranappan, married Sarah Morgan, Treantaboy, dau of George, 15 Nov 1877. Witness Bridget Morgan

For Sarah Morgan's father and sister - see 1901 census Treantaboy

By 1911 the family was living in Knock - see 1911 census Knock

Children of Stephen and Sarah :

They had 7 children, 6 of whom were alive in 1911 -

George b 22 Nov 1878 at Springhill

Michael b 24 Jan 1881 at Springhill





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7 O'Brien George Head RC RW 30 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  O'Brien Mary A Wife RC RW 28   Married Donegal  
  O'Brien Catherine Dau RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  O'Brien Margary Dau RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
  O'Brien Bernard Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  O'Brien Margaret Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
8 Cochrane Henry E Head CofI RW 55 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Cochrane Anne M Sister CofI RW 62 Farmer's sister Single Donegal  
  Cochrane Charles H Brother CofI RW 59 Retired farmer Single Donegal  
  Lafferty Michael Servant RC RW 19 Farm svt Single Donegal  
9 McKnight William Head RC RW 60 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  McKnight Mary A Wife RC Can't read 55   Married Donegal  
  McKnight William Son RC RW 21 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  McKnight Lizzie Dau RC RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McKnight Jane Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McKnight John Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  


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