1901 Census Speenoge, Parish of Burt

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
1 McDaid John Head RC Can't read 40 Labourer Single Donegal  
  McDaid Sarah Mother RC RW 60 Housekeeper Widow Donegal  
  McDaid Patrick Brother RC RW 30 Labourer Single Donegal  
2 McArthur James Head Pres RW 40 Farmer Single Donegal  
  McArthur Isabella Sister Pres RW 51 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  Thompson Ellen Servant Pres RW 14 Domestic svt Single Donegal  
  Duggan Anne Servant RC RW 18 Domestic svt Single Donegal  
3 McGrath Mark Head RC RW 28 Labourer Married Donegal  
  McGrath Mary Wife RC RW 21   Married Donegal  
  McGrath John Son RC Can't read 3yr6mth   Single Donegal  
  McGrath Susan Dau RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  


The family moved to Carrowen bef 1911 - see 1911 census

  James Clarke and Sarah Doherty Household          
4 Clarke James Head RC Can't read 42 Farm svt Married Donegal  
  Clarke Sarah Wife RC Can't read 43   Married Donegal  
  Clarke Margaret Dau RC RW 17 Domestic svt Single Donegal  
  Clarke Hannah Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Clarke James Son RC RW 11 Farm help Single Donegal  
  Clarke John Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Clarke Sarah Dau RC Can't read 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Clarke Catherine Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  


Family moved to Moness bef 1911 - see 1911 census Moness

Children of James and Sarah :

Dau Sarah Jane b 20 Feb 1896 in Speenoge

James was a servant in the Love household in Lisfannan in 1911 - see 1911 census Lisfannan

- James m Bridget, d 1925 & interred in Grange

Catherine (Cassie) d 1980

Sarah, Cassie and James headstone in the New Burt Graveyard - see headstone inscription

5 Duffy John Head RC Can't read 56 Farm labr Married Donegal  
  Duffy Sophia Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal  
  Duffy Hugh Son RC RW 30 Farm svt Single Donegal  
6 Spence William Head CofI RW 62 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Spence Margaret Wife CofI Only reads 60   Married Donegal  
  Spence Minnie Dau CofI RW 21   Single Donegal  
  Spence Andrew Son CofI RW 28 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
7 Porter John Head RC Can't read 60 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Porter Anne Wife RC Can't read 51 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
  Porter Edward Son RC RW 28 Farm help Single Donegal  
  Porter William Son RC RW 19 Asst Gardener Single Donegal  
  Porter Mary Dau RC RW 17   Single Donegal  
  Porter Robert Son RC RW 15   Single Donegal  
8 McElwee James Head Episc RW 45 Ploughman Single Donegal  
  McGrory Fanny Niece Episc RW 30 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  McGrory Robert Nephew Episc Can't read 20 Labourer Single Donegal  
9 Payne Isabella Head CofI RW 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
  Payne Annie Dau CofI RW 22 Parlour maid/Domestic svt Single Donegal  
  Brady Thomas Gson CofI Can't read 4   Single Antrim  
  Brady Dora Gdau CofI Can't read 1yr9mth   Single Donegal  
10 King Jane Head CofI RW 71 Housemaid/Domestic svt Widow Donegal  
  McElhinney Minnie Servant CofI RW 45 Cook/Domestic svt Single Donegal  
11 O'Neill Anthony Head RC RW 31 RC Priest - Curate Single Tyrone IE
  Campbell Joseph Servant RC RW 14 Gen Domestic svt Single Donegal  
  McGonagle Eliza Servant RC RW 52 Gen Domestic svt Single Co Derry  
12 Williamson James Head CofI RW 64 Land steward Married Donegal  
  Williamson Susan Wife CofI RW 50   Married Donegal  
  Williamson Elizabeth Dau CofI RW 18 Dressmaker (unemployed) Single Donegal  
13 Austin Charles Head CofI RW 46 Gardener/Domestic svt Married Tyrone  
  Austin Fanny Ann Wife CofI RW 35 Domestic svt Married Donegal  
  Austin James Son CofI RW 9 Scholar Single Tyrone  
  Austin William John Son CofI Only reads 6 Scholar Single Tyrone  
  Austin Charles Son CofI Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal  
14 Sweeney Mary Head RC Can't read 67 Housekeeper Widow Donegal  
  Sweeney Catherine Dau RC Can't read 35   Single Donegal  
  Sweeney James Son RC Can't read 32 Farm svt Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Andrew Son RC Can't read 30 Labourer Single Donegal  
  Sweeney Elizabeth Dau RC RW 27 Domestic svt Single Donegal  

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