1901 Census, Rossilly, Drumhome, Co Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
1 Connolly John Head RC RW 47 Farmer Married Donegal
  Connolly Isabella Wife RC RW 48   Married Donegal
  Connolly Annie Dau RC RW 21 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Connolly James Son RC RW 19 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Connolly John Son RC Can't read 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Connolly Willie Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal
  Connolly Hugh Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal
  Connolly Maggie Dau RC Can't read 8   Single Donegal
2 Kelly Mary Ann Head RC Only reads 58 Farmer Widow Donegal
  Kelly Hannah Dau RC Only reads 38 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Kelly William Son RC RW 36 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Kelly Edward Son RC RW 34 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Kelly Pat Son RC RW 30 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Kelly Dan Son RC RW 28 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Kelly Bernard Son RC RW 26 Farmer's son Single Donegal
3 Timony Daniel Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Single Donegal
  Timony John Brother RC Can't read 68 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Timony Hannah Sister RC Can't read 60   Single Donegal
  William Timoney and Catherine McKye Household        
4 Timoney William Head RC Can't read 58 Farmer Married Donegal
  Timoney Kate Wife RC Can't read 57   Married Donegal
  Timoney Cassie Dau RC RW 30 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Timoney Mary Dau RC Can't read 28 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Timoney Hugh Son RC Only reads 26 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Timoney James Son RC Can't read 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal


William Tummony, Rossilly, farmer, son of James, married Catherine McKye, Rossilly, dau of Patrick, 20 Jun 1871. Witnesses William Toland and

Catherine Kelly

Son James m Sarah McDermott in 1912

5 Timoney Bryan Head RC Only reads 71 Farmer Single Donegal
6 Walsh Hugh Head RC RW 60 Farmer Married Donegal
  Walsh Mary Wife RC Can't read 53   Married Donegal
  Walsh Hugh Son RC RW 24 Farmer Single Donegal
  Walsh Patrick Son RC RW 19 Farmer Single Donegal
  Walsh Cassie Dau RC RW 14 Seamstress Single Donegal
7 Doherty James Head RC Can't read 51 Farmer Widower Donegal
  Doherty Maggie Dau RC Can't read 28 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Connolly Mary Niece RC RW 12 Seamstress Single Donegal
8 McPhelan Hannah Head RC Only reads 70   Single Donegal
  Nelson Ellen Visitor RC Can't read 56 Seamstress Married Donegal
  William Shannon and Margaret McClay Household        
9 Shannon William Head CofI RW 37 Caretaker Married Donegal
  Shannon Jane Mother CofI Only reads 65   Widow Donegal
  Shannon Maggie Wife CofI RW 30 Seamstress Married Donegal
  Shannon Thomas Son CofI   6 Scholar Single Donegal
  Shannon William Son CofI   5 Scholar Single Donegal
  Shannon Lizzie Dau CofI   3   Single Donegal
  Shannon John Son CofI   1   Single Donegal
  Henderson Samuel Visitor CofI RW 26 Unemployed Servant Single Donegal


William Shannon married Margaret McClay 16 Sep 1885 in the Donegal Church of Ireland


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