1901 Census Drumhallagh Lower, Killygarvan, Co Donegal

 

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
                     
  John Gallagher and Catherine Doherty Household          
1 Gallagher John Head RC RW 52 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Gallagher Catherine Wife RC RW 49   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Ellen Dau RC RW 20 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Susan Dau RC RW 17 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Giley Dau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Hugh Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  Hugh and Margaret Gallagher Household          
2 Gallagher Margaret Head RC RW 75 Housekeeper Widow Donegal  
  Gallagher Joseph Son RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Gallagher Mary A Dau-in-law RC Can't read 30 Nurse Married Donegal  
  Gallagher Margaret M Gdau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Joseph Gson RC Can't read 1mth   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Son Joseph married Mary Anne Sheridan, Drumhallagh, dau of John, 20 Feb 1898

                     
  John Diver (John/Ramelton) and Rose A Sheridan (Patrick) Household          
3 Diver John Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Diver Rose Ann Wife RC RW 29   Married Donegal IE
  Diver Ellen Dau RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Diver John Son RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Diver Hugh Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Diver Agnes Dau RC Can't read 8mths   Single Donegal  
  Diver Susan Sister-in-law RC Only reads 60 Spinster Widow Donegal IE
                     
  Patrick Doherty (Daniel) and Ellen Doherty (William/Carngarrow) Household          
4 Doherty Patrick Head RC RW 52 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Doherty Ellen Wife RC RW 40 Spinster Married Donegal IE
  Doherty John Brother RC RW 20 Farmer Single Donegal IE
  Doherty Nancy Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Doherty Dan Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Doherty Mary A Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Doherty William Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Doherty Ellie Dau RC Can't read 6   Single Donegal  
  Doherty Patrick Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
                     
  Denis Gallagher and Bridget Sheridan Household          
5 Gallagher Denis Head RC Can't read 65 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Gallagher Denis Son RC Can't read 33 Farmer's son Single Donegal IE
                     
  John Gallagher and Mary McGinley Household          
6 Gallagher John Head RC Can't read 45 Farm svt Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Mary Wife RC Only reads 36   Married Donegal IE
  Gallagher Bridget Dau RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal IE
  Gallagher Hannah Dau RC Only reads 9 Domestic dvt Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Denis Son RC Can't read 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Daniel Son RC Can't read 6   Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Peter Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Gallagher Annie Dau RC Can't read 3mths   Single Donegal  
                     
  Patrick Sheridan and Catherine Sheridan Household          
7 Sheridan Patrick Head RC Can't read 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan Catherine Wife RC Can't read 48   Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan Patrick Son RC RW 30 Farmer's son Married Donegal  
  Sheridan Catherine Dau-in-law RC RW 25   Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan Catherine Gdau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Patrick's dau/sister? Ellen, dau of Patrick, married Patrick Sheridan, Drumhallagh Upper, son of John, 7 Jan 1892, witnesses Neil and Unnie? Sheridan

Children of Patrick and Catherine :

Bridget d 20 Jan 1880 aged 19, informant Catherine Sheridan

Elizabeth b 23 Mar 1865 d 7 Sep 1880 aged 16, informant Catherine Sheridan

Patrick b 17 Mar 1867

- married Catherine Gallagher, 25, Drumnashammar, dau of Anthony, 9 Feb 1899

Neil b 1869

John b 1870

William b 1874

Mary b 1876

Denis b 16 Jul 1878, bapt 21 Jul, Godparents Bernard Canning and Catherine McCollum

- married Annie Doherty, Creevoughter, dau of Charles, 12 Jul 1906 - Glasgow

- Denis recorded as a Labourer living in Glasgow at the time of his marriage

- marriage witnesses John McDevitt and Maggie Doherty

- see 1901 census Creeveoughter

                     
  Neal Sheridan and Ellen ? Household          
8 Sheridan Ellen Head RC Can't read 90 Land Holder Widow Donegal IE
  Sheridan Neil Son RC RW 46 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Sheridan Bridget Dau-in-law RC RW 35   Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan William Gson RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Anthony Gson RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Neil Gson RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Note: Son Neil m Bridget Gallagher, Drumnashammar, dau of Anton, 7 Feb 1890 in Church Hill
                     
  Patrick and Catherine Boyle ? Household          
9 Boyle Catherine Head RC Only reads 80 Land Holder Widow Donegal IE
  Boyle Michael Son RC RW 50 Farmer Single Donegal IE
                     
  Patrick Deeney (James) and Mary Bradley (James/Anny) Household          
10 Deeney Patrick Head RC RW 51 Farmer & Fisherman Married Donegal IE
  Deeney Mary Wife RC Can't read 40   Married Donegal IE
  Deeney James Son RC Only reads 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Deeney Hugh Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Deeney John Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Deeney Margret Dau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal  
  Deeney Patrick Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal  
  Deeney Mary Ann Dau RC Can't read 8mths   Single Donegal  
                     
  Patrick Sheridan (Antony) and Anne McMenamin (Francis/Creeve) Household          
11 Sheridan Annie Head RC RW 50 Land Holder Widow Donegal IE
  Sheridan Thomas Son RC RW 30 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Mary Ann Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Maggie Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Joseph Anton Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  James Sheridan (John) and Mary Boyce (Daniel/Drumany) Household          
12 Sheridan James Head RC RW 40 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan Mary Wife RC RW 35   Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan Ellen Dau RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Mary Ann Dau RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan John Son RC Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Daniel Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Boyce Anne Visitor RC RW 19 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

Mary Boyce dau of Daniel Boyce and Bridget Sweeney, Drumany, Clondavaddog Parish

                     
  Bernard Cannon and Sarah Morning Household          
13 Cannon Bryan Head RC Can't read 51 Farmer Widower Donegal IE
  Cannon Stephen Brother RC Can't read 46 Farm svt Single Donegal IE
  Cannon Rose Ann Dau RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Cannon Patrick Son RC Only reads 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Cannon Ellen Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Cannon Sarah Dau RC Only reads 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Cannon Mary Dau RC Can't read 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Cannon Bellie Dau RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
                     
  William Sheridan (John) and Margaret McGowan (Thomas/Creeve) Household          
14 Sheridan William Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan Maggie Wife RC RW 28   Married Donegal IE
  Sheridan Lizzie Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Tomey Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Roseanne Dau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Mary Dau RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
  Sheridan John Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Sheridan Maggie Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
 

Notes:

William applied for the Old Age Pension in 1917, with this family information :

1851 census

Parents Owen/John Sheridan and Elizabeth Green

Children: Denis 24, John 21, Patrick 18, Rose 16, Bridget 7, Lizzie 5, William 3

                     

 

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