1901 Census Glenfad, Clonleigh, Co Donegal


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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
1 Blair James Head Pres RW 49 Farmer Married Donegal
  Blair Lizzie Wife Pres RW 44 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  Blair Matilda Dau Pres RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal
  Blair Maggie Dau Pres RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal
  Blair Bella Dau Pres RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal
  Blair James Son Pres RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal
  Blair Cassie Dau Pres RW 4 Scholar Single Donegal
  Blair Matilda Sister Pres RW 44 Housekeeper Married Donegal
2 Boyle William Head RC RW 42 Farmer Single Donegal
  Boyle Catherine Sister RC Can't read 50   Single Donegal
  Boyle Margaret Sister RC Can't read 44   Single Donegal
3 Dudley Frederick Head CofI RW 52 Brickmaker Married England
  Dudley Lucy Wife CofI RW 50   Married England
  Dudley John Gson CofI Can't read 1   Single Donegal
  Daniel Carolan and Margaret O'Doherty Household        
4 Carolan Daniel Head RC RW 50 Farmer/Brick Manufacturer Married Clonleigh
  Carolan Margaret Wife RC RW 42 Manages Household Married Tyrone, Drain, Donemana
  Carolan Isabella Dau RC RW 17 Assistant Single Clonleigh
  Carolan Helena Mary Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Clonleigh
  Carolan Daniel Son RC RW 13 Scholar Single Clonleigh
  Carolan William Edmond Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Clonleigh
  Carolan James Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Clonleigh
  Carolan Edward Joseph Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single Clonleigh
  Carolan Annie Luisa Dau RC Only reads 5 Scholar Single Clonleigh
  George Peoples and Catherine Lafferty Household        
5 Peoples George Head RC RW 30 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Peoples Catherine Wife RC RW 29   Married Donegal
  Peoples Maryanne Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal
  Peoples James Son RC RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal
  Peoples Bridget Dau RC   4   Single Donegal
  Peoples Charles Son RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal
6 Crossin Teresa Head RC RW 52 General Dom Svt Single Donegal
  James Doherty and Elizabeth McCarron Household        
7 Doherty James Head RC RW 71 Labourer widower Ballybofey?
  Doherty Eliza Dau RC RW 38 Seamstress Single Mulnagung
  Doherty Bridget Dau RC RW 28 Seamstress Single Mulnaveagh
  Doherty Anney Dau RC RW 26 Housekeeper Single Convoy
  Thomas Breslin and Catherine McDermott Household        
8 Breslin Thomas Head RC Can't read 73 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Breslin Catherine Wife RC Can't read 61   Married Tyrone
  Breslin Patrick Son RC RW 32 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Breslin John Son RC RW 24 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Patrick Crossan and Margaret Doherty Household        
9 Crossin Patrick Head RC RW 50 Agricultural labr widower Donegal
  Crossin John Son RC RW 19 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Crossin Maggie Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal
  Crossin Teresa Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal
  Crossin Patrick Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal
  Crossin Bridget Dau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal
  Crossin Lizzie Dau RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal
10 Dugan Henry Head RC Only reads 84 Dealer in Delph widower Co Derry
  Andrew Crawford and Ellen Kerrigan Household        
11 Crawford Andrew Head RC Can't read 63 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Crawford Ellen Wife RC Can't read 60   Married Donegal
  Crawford John Son RC RW 24 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Crawford Lizzie Dau RC RW 22   Single Donegal
  Crossin Annie Boarder RC Can't read 65   Single Donegal


Children of Andrew and Ellen :

Thomas b 17 May 1859, Boyagh, sponsor Mary Kelly

Roseann bap Murlog 28 Feb 1861

Susan bap Murlog 14 Feb 1863

Fanny bap 13 Mar 1865, Mullinabroky, sponsors Charles Crainor and Catherine Doherty

- civil birth registration states dob 1 Feb 1865, informant Jane Donnell

Male b 6 Feb 1867, Mullanabrochy - see civil birth registration

Male b 27 May 1869, Mullanabrochy

Ellen b 12 Jun 1871, Porthall, informant Mary O'Donnell

John b 2 Jul 1873, Porthall, informant Jane Donnell

Lizzie b 12 Aug 1875, Porthall, informant Jane Donnell

Mullinabrochy etc may be Mullanaveagh (Mullanaveaghy) - writing very hard to read

12 McLaughlin Patrick Head RC Only reads 75 Agricultural labr widower Donegal
  McLaughlin Hannah Sister RC Only reads 60   Single Donegal
13 Keys William Head RC Can't read 47 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Keys James Brother RC Can't read 45 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
14 Breslin Hugh Head RC RW 29 Agricultural labr Single Tyrone
  Breslin Margaret Mother RC Only reads 66   Widow Donegal
  Breslin Ellen Sister RC RW 24 General Dom Svt Single Tyrone
  Breslin Patrick Nephew RC RW 20 Agricultural labr Single Glasgow
15 Arbuckle George Head RC Can't read 37 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
  Peoples Sarah Sister RC Can't read 38   Married Donegal
  Peoples Joseph Nephew RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal
  James Doherty and Ellen Cooney Household        
16 Doherty James Head RC RW 40 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Doherty Ellen Wife RC RW 30   Married Donegal
  Doherty James Son RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal
  Doherty John Son RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal
  Doherty Patrick Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal
  Robert McLaughlin and Mary Anne Crawford Household        
17 McLaughlin Robert Head RC Can't read 20 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  McLaughlin Mary A Wife RC RW 26   Married Donegal


Mary Anne b 18 Oct 1875, Clonleigh, m Robert McLaughlin, Porthall, boatman, son of James, 27 Jan 1901 at the Strabane RC Church Camus

- marriage witnesses John Crossan and Ellen Crawford

- Robert son of James McLaughlin and Susan Wilson - see 1901 census Porthall

- Robert and Mary Anne are in  Porthall in 1911 - see 1911 census Porthall

18 Hector John Head CofI Can't read 80 Agricultural labr Married Donegal
  Hector Fanny Wife RC Can't read 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  Hector Mary Ann Dau RC Can't read 28 General Dom Svt Single Donegal
  Hector James Son RC RW 26 Agricultural labr Single Donegal
19 McGinley Tague Head RC Can't read 73 General labr Married Donegal
  McGinley Martha Wife RC RW 64   Married Tyrone
  McGinley Jane Dau RC RW 23 Dressmaker Single Tyrone
  Robert Newton and ELizabeth Lecky        
20 Newton Robert Head RC RW 32 Brick Burner Married Tyrone
  Newton Elizabeth Wife RC RW 24   Married Donegal
  Newton Ellen Dau RC Can't read 9mths   Single Donegal
  Newton Margaret Mother RC RW 57   Widow Donegal



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