1901 Census Newtownburke, Inishkeel, Co Donegal

 

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No. Surname Name Relationship Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Marriage Born Language
                       
  James McNelis and Catherine Breslin Household            
1 McNelis James Head R.C. Can't read 52 M Farmer Widower Donegal I&E
  McNelis James Son R.C. R&W 14 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
  McNelis William Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  McNelis   Daughter R.C. R&W 17 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  McNelis Bridget Daughter R.C. R&W 15 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
  McNelis Anne Daughter R.C. R&W 15 F Farmer's Dau Unmarried Donegal I&E
  McNelis Susan Daughter R.C. R&W 13 F   Unmarried Donegal I&E
  McNelis Elizabeth Daughter R.C. R&W 10 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
 

Notes:

The first names of the family members are covered, so the above is a reconstruction from birth records

James Manelis, 27, son of Owen, married Catherine Bresland, Cloghboy, dau of Owen, 4 Feb 1869. Witnesses Daniel Gallagher and James Gildea

- Owen d 30 May 1874 aged 70 yrs

Children of James and Catherine (not all) :

John b 17 Dec 1869 m Ellen Boyle, below

Joseph b 3 Jan 1872

Patrick b 1873 d aged 3 days 27 Jun 1873

Mary b 1874 m John Boyle - see 1901 census Cloghboy

Margaret b 7 Oct 1876

Bernard b 1881

Bridget & Anne b 24 Oct 1883

Susan b 6 Mar 1886

James b 12 Feb 1888

Elizabeth b 1891

Also see 1911 census Newtownburke

                       
  John McNelis and Ellen Boyle Household            
2 McNelis John Head R.C. R&W 30 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  McNelis Ellen Wife R.C. R&W 22 F   Married Donegal English
  McNelis John Son R.C. Can't read 1 M   Unmarried Donegal English
 

Notes:

John McNelis, Burkstown, son of James, married Ellen Boyle, Cloghboy, dau of John, 22 May 1898. Witnesses John Boyle and Annie Sharpe

John McNelis b 17 Dec 1869, son of James McNelis and Catherine Breslin, above

Ellen Boyle dau of John Boyle and Sarah McGill - see 1901 census Cloghboy

- Ellen d 3 Jan 1903 aged 22 years of consumption, duration 1 yr and 3 months. Informant husband, John McNelis

John McNelis' sister Mary, married Ellen's brother John, 2 days after John and Ellen married

                       
3 Timoney Teague Head R.C. R&W 55 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Timoney Mary Wife R.C.   54 F Housekeeper Married Donegal I&E
  Timoney Maryanne Daughter R.C. R&W 13 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
                       
4 Breslin Frank Head R.C. R&W 50 M Farmer Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Breslin Kate Wife R.C. Can't read 52 F   Unmarried Donegal Irish
  Breslin John Son R.C. R&W 55? M Agr. Labourer Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Breslin Mary Daughter R.C. R&W 22 F Embroiderer Unmarried Donegal I&E
  Breslin Annie Magie Daughter R.C. R&W 17 F Knitter Unmarried Donegal I&E
                       
5 McNelis William Head R.C. Can't read 65 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  McNelis Mary Wife R.C. Can't read 66 F   Married Donegal I&E
  McNelis Bernard Son R.C. R&W 25 M     Donegal I&E
  McNelis Margaret Daughter R.C. Can't read 30 F     Donegal I&E
  McNelis Patrick Son R.C. Can't read 26 M     Donegal I&E
                       
6 Breslin Peter Head R.C. R&W 46 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Breslin Mary Wife R.C. R&W 35 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Breslin Bridget Daughter R.C. R&W 9 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Breslin Anne Daughter R.C. Read only 8 F Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Breslin Patrick Son R.C. Can't read 6 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Breslin Thomas Son R.C. Can't read 1 M   Unmarried Donegal  
                       
7 Carlin Thomas Head R.C. R&W 40 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Carlin Sarah Wife R.C. R&W 32 F   Married Donegal I&E
  Carlin John Son R.C. R&W 13 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Carlin Patrick Son R.C. R&W 11 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Carlin Francis Son R.C. R&W 9 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Carlin Peter Son R.C. Read only 6 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Carlin Hannah Daughter R.C. Can't read 3 F   Unmarried Donegal English
  Carlin Thomas Son     1 M   Unmarried Donegal  
                       
8 Gallagher Patrick Head R.C. Read only 27 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Gallagher Bridget Wife R.C. Read only 30 F Farmer's Wife Married Donegal I&E
  Gallagher Tom Son R.C. Read only 8 M Farmer's Son Unmarried Donegal English
  Gallagher Patrick John Son R.C. Can't read 4 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
  Gallagher Neil Son R.C. Can't read 2 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal English
                       
  Patrick Shovlin and Mary McGill Household            
9 Shovlin Patrick Head R.C. Can't read 65 M Farmer Married Donegal I&E
  Shovlin Mary Wife R.C. R&W 54 F Wool Spinner Married Donegal I&E
  Shovlin Patrick Son R.C. R&W 8 M Scholar Unmarried Donegal I&E
 

Notes:

Patrick Shovlin, farmer, son of Hugh, married Mary McGill (Magill), Glengesh, dau of Patrick, 27 Feb 1889. Witnesses Peter Gavigan and Bridget McGill

Patrick son of Hugh Shovlin and Bridget Fisher, Hugh's second wife

Hugh's first wife was Susan Conaghan

 - their dau Mary married Cornelius Gallagher, son of Peter Gallagher and Maggie Molloy, 6 Dec 1868 Eckley, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA

                       

 

 

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