1901 Census Killylastin, Conwal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
1 McLoughlin Bernard Head RC Can't read 70 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Gallagher Mary Visitor RC Can't read 35   Single Donegal IE
  Kelly William Servant RC Can't read 10 Cattle herd (unemployed) Single Donegal IE
  John McGrenra and Bridget McNulty Household          
2 McGrenera John Head RC RW 38 Farmer Married Donegal  
  McGrenera Bridget Wife RC RW 24 Housekeeper Married Donegal IE
  McGrenera Maggie Dau RC Can't read 1   Single Donegal  
  McGrenera James Son RC Can't read 2mths   Single Donegal  
  McAnulty Mary Servant RC RW 16 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  McGeedy James Servant RC Only reads 14 Farm Svt Domestic Single Donegal IE


John son of James McGrenra and Margaret Diver

Peter McGrenra son of James McGrenra and Margaret Diver b Killylastin & bap 11 Dec 1862. Godparents John Ward and Rose McGrenra

Dau Margaret b 12 Feb 1900 - see scan from baptism register

Son Cornelius b 2 Jul 1909 - see scan of civil birth registration

  Andrew Gailey and Anne Gailey Household          
3 Gailey Andrew J Head Pres RW 80 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Gailey Annie Wife Pres RW 70   Married Donegal  
  Gailey James Son Pres RW 50 Carpenter Single Donegal  
  Gailey Annie Dau Pres RW 35 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Gailey Joseph Son Pres RW 30 Carpenter Single Donegal  
  Gailey Fanny Dau Pres RW 27 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Gailey Robert Son Pres RW 25 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Gailey John Son Pres RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Brown ? Servant Pres RW 17 Farm Labr Single Donegal  


Possible son - Andrew Gailey, Killylastin, son of Andrew, married Rebecca Norris, Lisanees, Aghanunshin, dau of Samuel, 7 Feb 1861 at the

Letterkenny 1 Presbyterian Church. Witnesses Robert Andrew Campbell and Charles Lockhart

For Rebecca Norris's family - see townland notes 1901 census Lisaneed Lower

The family emigrated to America

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  John Gailey and Elizabeth Simms Household          
4 Gailey William J Head Pres RW 27 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Gailey Eliza Mother Pres RW 55   Widow Donegal  
  Gailey Andrew Brother Pres RW 33 Farmer's brother Single Donegal  
  Gailey Catherine Sister Pres RW 29 Farmer's sister Single Donegal  
  Gailey Ellen Sister Pres RW 25 Farmer's sister Single Donegal  
  Hugh Davis and Elizabeth Gailey          
5 Davis Eliza Head Pres RW 68 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Davis Mary Jane Dau Pres RW 35 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Davis Charles Son Pres RW 33 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Davis Sarah Dau Pres RW 23 Dressmaker Single Donegal  
  Doogan Bridget Servant RC RW 18 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal IE
  McGlynn John Servant RC RW 23 Farm Svt Domestic Single Donegal IE
6 Scott James Head Pres RW 36 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Scott Annie Wife Pres RW 35 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
  Scott B? M Dau Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Scott William Son Pres RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Scott John G Son Pres RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Scott James Son Pres Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Scott Caroline A Dau Pres Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
  Scott Mary Niece? Pres RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Scott John Father Pres RW 70 Ret Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Bradley John Servant RC RW 24 Farm Svt Domestic Single Donegal  
  Murray Manus Servant RC Can't read 30 Farm Svt Domestic Widower Donegal  

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