1901 Census Cronaguiggy, Tullaghobegly, Co Donegal

(Includes Rubbleashinny)


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No Name Relationship Age Occ/Born/Notes
  Connell McGee and Hannah Sweeney Household    
1 McGee Connell head 70 farmer
  McGee Hannah wife 55 wool spinner
  McGee Dan son 30 farm servant
  McGee Connell son 23 farm servant
  McGee Owen son 19 farm servant
  McGee Sheelah daughter 25 wool spinner
  9 children born/6 living 1911
  Patrick McGee and Giles/Cecilia McGee Household    
2 McGee Patrick head 25 farmer
  McGee Giley wife 23 wool spinner
  McGee Thomas son 1w  

Notes :

Patrick McGee, Loughkeel, Bunbeg, son of Thomas, married Celia McGee, Meenaweal, dau of Edward,

25 Feb 1900 - see scan from marriage register

Loughkeel and Meenaweal are part of Crolly

Patrick son of Thomas McGee and Hannah Sweeney - see 1901 census Crolly

Giley/Ceclia dau of Edward McGee (Rubbleashiiny) and Bridget Gallagher (Cotteen)

- see 1901 census Magheragallen

3 McElwain Grace head 100 wool spinner widow
  McElwain Annie daughter 40 spinner
4 McElwaine Tague head 40 farmer
  McElwaine Margaret wife 38  
  McElwaine Peter son 10 scholar
  McElwaine Madge daughter 9 scholar
  McElwaine Grace daughter 7 scholar
  McElwaine Joseph son 1w  
5 McPaul Bernard head 65 farmer
  McPaul Hannagh wife 64  
  McPaul Bridget niece 18 seamstress
  McPaul Barney nephew 24 farm servant
John Ferry and Catherine Boyle Household    
6 Ferry John head 32 farmer
  Ferry Catherine wife 25  
  Ferry James son 21 farmers son
  Ferry Patrick son 9  
  McBride Hannah boarder 70 seamstress not married
7 Gallagher Mary head 20 farmer
  Gallagher Francis brother 18 general labourer
James Doogan and Rose Ferry (Sean) Household    
8 Duggan James head 39 farmer
  Duggan Rose wife 38 housekeeper
  Duggan Mary daughter 9 scholar
  Duggan Rose daughter 7 scholar
  Duggan John son 7 scholar
  Duggan Bridget daughter 5 scholar
  Duggan Charles son 2  
John Ferry (Sean) and Sarah Gillespie Household    
9 Ferry John head 45 farmer
  Ferry Sarah wife 32 farmers wife
  Ferry Mary daughter 7 scholar
  Ferry Annie daughter 5 scholar
  Ferry Patrick son 4  
  Ferry John son 2  
  Ferry Manus brother 52 farm servant
  Ferry Neil brother 50 farm servant


John Ferry was the son of Sean Ferry and Maire O'Donnell
His brother Connell - household #11
His sister Rose m. James Doogan - household #8
His sister Mary married John McCole - household #4 Bunnawack, Templecrone
10 O'Donnell Michael head 40 farmer
  O'Donnell Maggie sister 38 housekeeping
  O'Donnell Neil brother 36 general labourer
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Connell Ferry (Sean) and Ellen Coll Household    
11 Ferry Cornelius head 60 farmer
  Ferry Ellen wife 55  
  Ferry John son 5 scholar
John Campbell and Sophia Boyle Household    
12 Campbell John head 56 farmer
  Campbell Sophie wife 40  
  Campbell Daniel son 20 farmers son
  Campbell Edward son 17 farmers son
  Campbell Bridget daughter 16 farm servant
  Campbell Denis son 14 farm servant
  Campbell Patrick son 11 scholar
  Campbell Mary daughter 6 scholar
  Campbell Maggie daughter 4 scholar
  Campbell Sicily daughter 2  
13 Ferry Michael head 29 farmer
  Ferry Bridget wife 26  
  Ferry Bridget daughter 4 farmers daughter
  Ferry Maggie daughter 2 farmers daughter
  Ferry Mary daughter 4m farmers daughter

Townland Notes:




1. James Ferry, widower, Cronaguiggy, son of Manus Ferry, married Bridget Duffy, Rinnafarset, dau of Neil Duffy 22 Jan 1864 at the RC Chapel of Kincasslagh


2. Hugh Boyle, Dore, son of John Boyle and Ceclia O'Donnell, Dore, married Mary Ferry, Cronaguiggy, dau of James Ferry and Bridget Duffy, 1 Feb 1882 at St Mary's. Witnesses Bernard Boyle, Dore and Hannah McGee, Rubbleashinny (Cronaguiggy)


3. John Ferry, Cronaguiggy, son of James Ferry and Bridget Duffy (decd), married Catherine Boyle, Dore, dau of Patrick Boyle and Bridget Gallagher, 13 Feb 1896 at St Mary's. Witnesses Patrick McFadden, Cronaguiggy and Catherine McFadden, Knockastoller


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