1901 Census Gortnacorrib, Kilmacrenan, Co Donegal


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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
  Patrick Harkin and Catherine McDevitt Household          
1 Harkin Patrick head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Harkin Catherine Wife RC RW 55   Married Donegal  
  Harkin Ellen Dau RC RW 21 Machinist Shirt Factory Single Donegal  
  Harkin Cassie Dau RC RW 19 Machinist Shirt Factory Single Donegal  


Patrick Harkin, Gortnacorrib, son of Neil, Rathdonnell, m Catherine McDevitt, Kirkstown, dau of Rodger, 2 Feb 1876. Witnesses Margaret

McGettigan, Ballyar and Mary McCauley, Kirkstown - see scan from marriage register

Patrick's sister Sarah m John Harley - see 1901 census Rathdonnell

Catherine's brother Rev Patrick McDevitt (d.1913) - see 1901 census Milford Town

Catherine's sister Ellen m Neil Huston - see 1901 census Kirkstown

Children of Patrick and Catherine :

Ellen b. 24 Sep 1878
Mary Anne b. 29 Mar 1877 married Dominick McDermott, Glenkeo - see 1901 census Kirkstown and 1911 census Puddle Alley, Letterkenny
  John Gibbins and Catherine Gallagher Household          
2 Gibbins John head RC RW 60 Ag Labr Married Donegal  
  Gibbins Catherine Wife RC RW 45   Married Donegal  
  Gibbins John Son RC RW 22 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
  Gibbins Catherine Dau RC RW 18 Paster in Shirt Factory Single Donegal  
  Gibbins James Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gibbins Susan Aunt RC Only reads 70   Single Donegal  
3 Graham Mary head Pres Only reads 75 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Graham John Son Pres Only reads 40 Labourer Single Donegal  
  Graham James Son Pres RW 35 Labourer Single Donegal  
  Graham Edward Son Pres RW 30 Farmer/Grocer Single Donegal  
  Anthony McConnellogue and Elizabeth Doherty Household          
4 McConnellogue Elizabeth head RC Only reads 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McConnellogue Mary Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McConnellogue Elizabeth Dau RC RW 19 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McConnellogue John Son RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McConnellogue Bridget Dau RC RW 15 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McConnellogue Winifred Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  William McMonagle and Mary McGinley Household          
5 McMonagle Mary head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  McMonagle William Son RC Only reads 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McMonagle Bridget Dau RC Can't read 23 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Thomas McGeehan and Rose McDermott Household          
6 McGeehan Thomas head RC RW 54 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  McGeehan Julia Dau RC RW 24 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  McGeehan James Son RC Can't read 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  McGeehan Julia Niece RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Londonderry
  McDermott Dominick Servant RC Can't read 26 Farm Svt Married Donegal  


Dau Mary m Martin Dempsey - see 1901 census Barnes Lower

7 Boner Bridget head RC Only reads 60 Farmer Widow Donegal  

Townland Notes:

Boner Births:

Alexander Boner & Bridget Toner:

Mary Ann b 20 Jun 1875

Peter b 5 Jan 1878

Sarah b 14 Nov 1872

Note: For Bridget's family - see 1901 census Kirkstown


James Boner & Bridget Coyle:

Catherine b Aug 1879

James b 15 Jul 1875

Susan b 15 Jul 1877


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