1901 Census Drumbristan Glebe, Drumhome, Co Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
1 Deery Hugh Head RC RW 38 Stone Mason Single Donegal
  Deery Bridget Sister RC RW 34 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Deery Catherine Sister RC RW 31 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Deery Anne Sister RC RW 29 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Deery Mary Visitor RC RW 40 Seamstress Single Donegal
2 Gorman Patrick Head RC RW 50 Farmer Widower Donegal
  Connolly William Bernard Nephew RC RW 25 Farm svt Single Donegal
  O'Donnell John Servant RC RW 17 Farm svt Single Donegal
3 Martin Thomas Head RC RW 89 Farmer Widower Donegal
  Martin Mary Jane Dau RC RW 40   Single Donegal
  Martin Thomas Son RC RW 37 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  William Hammond and Catherine McClay Household        
4 Hammond William Head Meth RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal
  Hammond Isabella Mother Meth RW 78   Widow Donegal
  Hammond Cassie Wife Meth RW 29   Married Donegal
  Hammond Isabella Dau Meth RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal
  Hammond Andrew George Son Meth Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal
  Hammond Carrie Dau Meth Can't read 3 Scholar Single Donegal
  Hammond Adam James Son Meth Can't read 2   Single Donegal
  Hammond Mary Anne Dau Meth Can't read 2mths   Single Donegal
  Sweeney Cassie Servant RC RW 16 General svt Single Donegal
  Sweeney John Servant RC Can't read 14 Farm svt Single Donegal


William Hammond married Catherine McClay 14 Jan 1892 at the Laghy Church of Ireland

William b 11 Jun 1856 d 1934, son of Andrew Hammond and Isabella McClay

- Andrew Hammond, 26, Farmer, Drumbristan, son of Andrew, Farmer, married Isabella McClay, 22, Carrick, dau of John, Carpenter, 13 Aug 1846, at

  the Drumhome Church of Ireland. Witnesses George Hammond and John Scott - see marriage registration

- Andrew Hammond died 19 Oct 1894 aged 80 years - see Will

- Children of Andrew and Isabella :

  Elizabeth m James McClay, Laghey

  William m Catherine McClay

  Andrew - America

  Mary Anne m Thomas Elliott, Alla, Ballyshannon, Kilbarron

  John - America

  Jane m Andrew Hammond, Drumnacroil


Catherine McClay b 1860 d 1912, dau of Adam McClay and Elizabeth Graham

- Adam McClay, 20, Farmer, Laghey, son of Andrew, Farmer, married Elizabeth Graham, full age, The Big Park, Drumhome, dau of James, Farmer,

  29 Apr 1856. Witnesses Hugh Millar and Thomas? Green - see marriage registration

- Children of Adam and Elizabeth :

  Adam Arthur d 5 Feb 1925
  Catherine "Cattie" b 1860 d 1912, m William Hammond
  Elizabeth "Lizzy" d Boston, Massachusetts.
  Isabelle McClay, b 1856 d 1890 in Laghy, m James McClay b 1846 d 1914 in Laghey

Children of William and Catherine :

Isabella "Bella" b 25 Oct 1892 d 29 Jul 1976 in Wiburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
Andrew George b 1894
Elizabeth Jane b 1896

Cassie "Cattie" b 1897 m Tom McElhinney.
Minnie (Mary Anne) b 1901
William John b 1903
Adam James b 1899
Herbert Cornish b 1904
Ivy Ruth b 1909 m William "Bill" Rich.
Celina Charlotte "Lottie" b 1910


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