1901 Census Crossogs, Conwal, Co Donegal



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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
  Hugh McDevitt and Mary Toner Household          
1 McDevitt Michael Head RC RW 49 Farmer Single Donegal  
  McDevitt Bridget Sister RC RW 70 Housekeeper Single Donegal  


Children of Hugh and Mary :

James married Bridget Toner (Peter) - see 1901 census Ballygallan
Peter - Rev Peter McDevitt (d.1905) - see 1901 census Carrick, Glencolumbkille



2 Gallagher Michael Head RC Can't read 47 Tin smith Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Hannah Wife RC Can't read 43 Hosiery knitter Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Michael Son RC Can't read 18 Ag Labr Single Donegal  
3 Boner William Head RC RW 35 Blacksmith Married Donegal  
  Boner Catherine Wife RC RW 34   Married Donegal  
  Boner Bridget Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner John Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner Connell Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner Matthew Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner Patrick Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner Mary Anne Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner Ellen Dau RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner Elizabeth Dau RC Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner William Son RC Only reads 3 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Boner Susan Dau RC   1 Scholar Single Donegal  
4 Friel Margaret Head RC Only reads 20 Hosiery knitter Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Bridget Visitor RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Sarah Visitor RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  James Carson and Anne Power Household          
5 Carson Anne Head CofI RW 70 Farmer Widow Donegal  
  Carson Anne Dau CofI RW 37 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Carson John Son CofI RW 34 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Carson Bella Dau CofI RW 30 Laundress Single Donegal  


James Carson, Crossogs, son of John, married Anne Power, Drumanaught, dau of John, 31 Aug 1858. Witnesses George Power and

William McCoy

John Carson, married, weaver, died 11 Feb 1875 aged 84 years. Informant, James Carson

Anne's brother George married Jane Delap - see 1901 census Drumanaught

1878 census :

James Carson

Ann, his wife

Margaret Jane, now Mrs Baskin in Ardara






Children of James and Anne :

Margaret Jane b 1860 married Charles Baskin, Ardara, son of John, 3 Feb 1881. Witnesses William Baskin and Thomas Carson

- see 1901 census Drumnacross, Killybegs Lower

Ann b 1862

William b 7 Jun 1864

unnamed male b 20 Mar 1865

John b 1 Dec 1866

Catherine b 19 Feb 1869

Isabella b 27 Apr 1871


Peter Toner and Hannah McGinley Household

6 Toner Peter Head RC RW 32 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Toner Hannah Wife RC RW 32   Married Donegal IE
  Toner William Son RC RW 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Toner Charles Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Toner Ellen Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Toner Barney Son RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Toner John Son RC Only reads 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Toner Michael Son RC   1   Single Donegal  


Children of Peter and Catherine Toner :

Peter son of Peter, m Hannah McGinley, dau of Charles and Ellen McGinley, Altinierin, 25 Feb 1886 in Glenswilly

Philip m Anne O'Donnell, dau of James and Grace, Crossogs, 27 Aug 1892

? Bridget m James McDevitt (Hugh) - see 1901 census Ballygallan

Children of Peter and Hannah :

Charles and William immigrated Apr 22 1912 to their cousin John Gallagher, NYC

Peter (see 1901 Keeloges census) immigrated Apr 27 1914 to his bro William, NYC

Bernard immigrated Oct 8 1922 to his bro William, NYC

  James Carson and Sarah Jane Gailey Household          
7 Carson James Head CofI RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Carson Sarah Jane Wife Pres RW 35   Married Donegal  


James Carson, Crossogs, son of John, married Sarah Jane Gailey, Sockar, dau of Joseph, 18 Jul 1893. Witnesses John Carson and

Annie Carson

No children


Townland Notes :

Marriages :

Robert Carson, Crossogs, full age, farmer, son of John, married Catherine Harris, Kirkstown, full age, widow, dau of William Rankin, 24 Mar 1859. Witnesses James Harper and Martin Rankin


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