1901 Census Meenadiff , Glencolumbkille Parish, Co Donegal

 

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No Surname Given Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Staus Born Language
                     
1 Gillespie Michael Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Gillespie Condy Son RC RW 30   Single Donegal IE
  Gillespie Bridget Dau RC Can't read 28   Single Donegal IE
  Gillespie Patrick Son RC RW 26   Single Donegal IE
  Gillespie Michael Son RC RW 23   Single Donegal IE
                     
2 Gillespie Daniel Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gillespie Mary Wife RC Can't read 65   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gillespie Charles Son RC RW 32 Mason Single Donegal IE
  Gillespie Bridget Dau RC Can't read 28   Single Donegal Only Irish
  Gillespie Unity Dau RC Can't read 26   Single Donegal Only Irish
  Gillespie Andy Son RC Can't read 25 Shoemaker Single Donegal Only Irish
  Gillespie Mary Dau RC Can't read 23   Single Donegal Only Irish
                     
3 Byrne James Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Byrne Mary Wife RC RW 32   Married Donegal IE
  Byrne Ellen Dau RC Only reads 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Patrick Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Hugh Son RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Byrne John Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Mary Anne Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal IE
  Byrne James Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal IE
                     
4 Byrne Neil Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Byrne Mary Wife RC Can't read 43   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Byrne Patrick Son RC RW 22   Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Mary Dau RC RW 16   Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Neil Son RC RW 14   Single Donegal IE
  Byrne Frank Son RC RW 8   Single Donegal IE
                     
5 Cannon John Head RC RW 40 National Teacher Married Donegal IE
  Cannon Sarah Wife RC RW 40 Post Mistress Married Donegal IE
  Cannon Mary Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Cannon Patrick Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Cannon Denis Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Cannon John Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Cannon James Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Cannon Cassie Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
                     
  Edward and Mary Gara Household          
6 Gara Mary Head RC Can't read 64   Single Donegal Only Irish
  Gara Norah Sister RC Can't read 60   Single Donegal Only Irish
                     
  John O'Gara and Betty Doherty Household          
7 Gara John Head RC Can't read 68 Farmer/Shoemaker Married Donegal IE
  Gara Betty Wife RC Can't read 62   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gara Bridget Dau RC RW 29 Farmer's dau Single Donegal IE
  Gara James Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
  Gara John Son RC RW 21 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
                     
  Hugh O'Gara and Bridget McGinley Household          
8 Gara Bridget Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Widow Donegal IE
  Gara Mary Dau RC RW 16   Single Donegal IE
  Gara John Son RC RW 18   Single Donegal IE
  Gara Timothy Son RC RW 11   Single Donegal IE
 

Notes:

Hugh O'Gara, 30, Meenadiff, son of Teague, married Bridget McGinley, 20, Meenacross, dau of James, 3 Mar 1878. Witnesses Pat O'Gara and James McGinley

Hugh O'Gara, 33, married, d 18 Jan 1891 of heart disease, 2 days ill. Informant his brother, John Gara, Meenadiff

Hugh son of Teague and Catherine

- Catherine d 29 Jul 1890 aged 88 yrs. Informant son, Hugh Gara

Bridget dau of James McGinley and Anne Brogan - see 1901 census Meenacross

Children of Hugh and Bridget :

Patrick b 17 Jul 1879

Catherine b 13 Jul 1880

John b 8 Jun 1882

Mary b 8 Jun 1884

James b 23 Mar 1886

Bridget b 11 Jan 1888

Timothy b 14 Dec 1889

                     
9 Gara Patrick Head RC RW 70 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gara Mary Wife RC   68   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gara Timothy Son RC RW 44 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Gara Anne Dau-in-law RC   30   Married Donegal Only Irish
  Gara Bridget Gdau RC   7   Single Donegal Only Irish
  Gara Patrick Gson RC   5   Single Donegal Only Irish
  Gara Maggie Gdau RC   3   Single Donegal Only Irish
  Gara Mary Anne Gdau RC   5mths   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Son Timothy was married to Anne Boyle

                     
10 Cannon Cormack Head RC Can't read 55 Farmer Married Donegal Only Irish
  Cannon Betty Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
  Cannon James Son RC RW 20   Single Donegal IE
  Cannon Annie Dau RC RW 13   Single Donegal IE
  Cannon Hannah Dau RC Only reads 10 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
  Cannon Patrick Son RC RW 16   Single Donegal IE
  Cannon Catherine Dau RC Can't read 8 Scholar Single Donegal Only Irish
  Cannon Betty Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal Only Irish
  Cannon John Son RC Can't read 3mths   Single Donegal  
                     

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