1901 Census, Copany, Drumhome, Co Donegal

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Notes by Margaret G


No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
1 Johnston James Head CofI RW 79 Farmer Married Donegal
  Johnston Jane Wife CofI RW 72   Married Donegal
  Johnston James Son CofI RW 35 Farming Single Donegal
  Johnston David Son CofI RW 23 Farming Single Donegal
2 Graham Francis Head Episc RW 54 Farmer   Donegal
  Graham Maggie Wife Episc RW 51 General housework Married Donegal
3 Kirkpatrick Andrew Head Episc RW 47 Farmer Married Donegal
  Kirkpatrick Mary Ann Wife Episc RW 48   Married Donegal
  Kirkpatrick Maggie Dau Episc RW 22 Dressmaker Single Donegal
  Kirkpatrick Bell Dau Episc RW 19 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Kirkpatrick Mary Ann Dau Episc RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
  Kirkpatrick Andrew Son Episc RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal
  Kirkpatrick William Son Episc Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal
  Kirkpatrick Joseph Son Episc Can't read 5   Single Donegal
4 Scott Andrew Head CofI RW 59 Farmer Single Donegal
  Scott Jane Sister CofI Only reads 61   Single Donegal
5 Pearson Elizabeth Head Meth Only reads 70   Widow Donegal
  Pearson Thomas Son Meth RW 35 Farmer Single Donegal
  Pearson George Son Meth Only reads 32 Farmer Single Donegal
6 Scott Andrew Head CofI Only reads 75 Farmer Married Donegal
  Scott Ellen Wife CofI Only reads 72   Married Donegal
7 Scott William Head CofI RW 63 Farmer Married Donegal
  Scott Margaret Wife CofI RW 58   Married Donegal
  Scott Margaret Sister CofI Can't read 72   Single Donegal
  Scott Edward Son CofI RW 19 Farming Single Donegal
  Scott Andrew Son CofI RW 17 Farming Single Donegal
8 Scott Mary A Head CofI RW 65 Farming Widow Donegal
  Scott Robert Son CofI RW 38 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Scott Alex Son CofI Only reads 36 Farmer's son Single Donegal
  Scott Sarah Dau CofI RW 30 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Scott Lizzie Dau CofI RW 25 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Scott Rebecca Jane Dau CofI Only reads 20 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Love Willie Gson CofI Can't read 5   Single Donegal
  Robert Scott and Margaret Wray Household        
9 Scott Robert Head CofI RW 30 Farmer Married Donegal
  Scott Maggy Wife CofI RW 26   Married Donegal
  Scott Robert A Son CofI Can't read 5   Single Donegal
  Scott Eliza Jane Dau CofI Can't read 3   Single Donegal


Margaret dau of Gilbert Wray and Eliza Monteith

Children of Robert and Margaret :

Robert Andrew married Mabel Graham, daughter of Joseph Graham and Bella Graham
Eliza Jane married Joseph Edgar, son of Robert Edgar and Mary Wray [her aunt]

Children born after the 1901 census :




By 1911, Margaret had given birth to 7 children, 5 of whom had survived - see 1911 census Copany

Also see Christmas In Copany, written by Thomas

10 Walsh Bella Head RC Can't read 28 Seamstress Single Donegal
11 Bonner Samuel Head RC RW 61 Cooper Married Co Derry
  Bonner Susan Wife RC Can't read 50   Married Donegal
  Walsh Mary Sister-in-law RC Can't read 43 Seamstress Single Donegal

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