1901 Census Kilmacreddan, Inver, Co Donegal
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Additional family notes by Lindel
No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
  Robert Boyle and Anne Mulreany Household          
1 Boyle Robert Head RC Only Reads 68 Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Boyle Lizzie Dau RC RW 18 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  McDaid Mary Gdau RC Can't read 9 Scholar Single Donegal  

Notes :

Anne d 10 May 1890 aged 52

Robert d 28 Jan 1917 aged 84 years, informant, son in law, William McAndrew

Children of Robert and Anne :

Daniel b 30 Oct 1862, bapt 1 Nov, Godparents Edward McCahill and Mary McDade

Edward b 11 May 1865 d 22 Nov 1897, aged 28, a fisherman, of typhus fever 10 days

Rose b 17 Nov 1867, m James McDaid, below

- GDau Mary dau of Rose and James

Mary b 18 Jul 1870

John b 24 Apr 1873 d 29 Apr, informant Jane Boyle

Ellen b 31 Jul 1876

Elizabeth b  Apr 1879, bapt 8 Apr, Godparents James and Catherine McCahill

- m William McAndrew, Drumconor, son of Cormac McAndrew and Mary Meehan, 1 Dec 1905

- of the 8 children she gave birth to, 4 died as infants

- following 3 weeks of influenza, Lizzie lost a pregnancy and 4 days later died - it was 21 Oct 1920 and she was 40 years old

  James McDaid and Rose Boyle Household          
2 McDaid James Head RC Can't read 45 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  McDaid Rose Wife RC Can't read 30 Farmer's wife Married Donegal  
  McDaid James Son RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McDaid Bridget Dau RC Can't read 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  McDaid Annie Dau RC Can't read 2 Scholar Single Donegal  

Notes :

James McDevitt, 38, Kilmacreddan, son of Patrick, married Rose Boyle, 22, Kilmacreddan, dau of Robert, 11 Dec 1888. Witnesses Neil McHugh and

George Henderson

- James was in Drumadart in 1871, when he was the informant for the death of Edward McCauley, 65, Kilmacreddan, an unmarried farmer

- in 1876 James was in Kilmacreddan, when he was the informant for the death of Biddy McCawley, 64, spinster

- in 1877 he was still in Kilmacreddan, when he was the informant for the death of Mary McCauley, 74

- connection between James and the McCawleys?

- when Edward McCauley died in 1871, his letters of administration (he did not leave a will) were granted to Rose Mulreany of Kilmacreddan, wife of Dan

Mulreany and sister to Edward McCauley

Rose dau of Robert Boyle and Anne Mulreany, above

James d 26 Mar 1917 aged 76 years, chronic bronchitis and asthma

McDaid death in Kilmacreddan :

Frank McDaid 7 Apr 1899 aged 87, a widower and farmer. The informant was his dau Fanny Furey, m to Naill Furey in the last household

Children of James and Rose :

12 children born - 9 alive in 1911

James b 1889? d 19 May 1920, influenza 10 days, menigitis 6 days

Mary b 3 Mar 1890, with grandfather in household 1, above, m Barry - USA

Bridget b 1 Apr 1893

Hugh b 12 Mar 1895

Ellen b 4 Sep 1897 d 5 Sep 1897

Anne b 22 Mar 1899, m Patrick Rose, Drumadart, 19 Feb 1935

- see 1901 census Drumadart

Susan b 21 Jan 1902, m Henry Peter Barlow, widower, Soldier, Finner Camp, son of Alfred, Dealer, 28 Nov 1925

- at the time of her marriage, Susan was a Servant in Bundoran

Ellen b 20 Apr 1904, m Tobin - USA

Frank b 12 Jul 1906 d 19 Jan 1933, shock and haemorrhage as a result of a gunshot would accidentally inflicted

Margaret b 7 Sep 1908, m Crowley - USA

Patrick b 12 Oct 1910

Elizabeth (Betty) ?, m Lloyd - USA

3 Henderson George Head CofE RW 30 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Henderson Jane Mother CofE Can't read 65   Widow Donegal  
4 Meehan Catherine Head RC Can't read 31 Sprigger Single Donegal  
5 Cunningham Hugh Head RC RW 70 Civil Bill Officer Married Donegal IE
  Cunningham Margery Wife RC Only Reads 55   Married Donegal IE
  Cunningham Maggie Dau RC RW 27 Seamstress Single Donegal  
  Cunningham Hugh Son RC Can't read 25 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Cunningham Daniel Son RC RW 21 Agricultural labr Single Donegal  
  Cunningham Kate Dau RC RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal  
6 Henderson Margaret Head CofI Can't read 80   Widow Donegal  
  Henderson William Son CofI RW 31 Farmer Single Donegal  
7 McCallig James Head RC Can't read 40 Tailor Married Donegal  
  McCallig Catherine Wife RC Can't read 45 Seamstress Married Donegal  
8 Kennedy Charles Head RC RW 62 Farmer Married Donegal IE
  Kennedy Madge Wife RC RW 47 Farmer's wife Married Donegal  
  Kennedy Charles Son RC RW 24 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Patrick Son RC RW 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Bridget Dau RC RW 20 Sprigger Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Maggie? Dau RC RW 17 Sprigger Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Hannah Dau RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Elizabeth Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Kennedy Cornelius Son RC Only Reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Haughey Ellen Sister RC Can't read 70   Widow Donegal IE
9 Henderson George Head CofI RW 48 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Henderson Huldah Wife CofI RW 48 Schoolmistress Married Queens Co  
  Henderson George Son CofI RW 22 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
10 Fisher Bernard Head RC RW 63 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Fisher Lizzie Wife RC RW 55   Married Donegal  
  Fisher Daniel Son RC RW 23 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Fisher Maggie Dau RC RW 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  McDavitt Edward Servant RC Can't read 38 Farm svt Single Donegal  
11 Battles John Head RC Can't read 27 Rail labr Married Donegal  
  Battles Annie Elizabeth Wife RC RW 27   Married Tyrone  
  Battles Patrick Nephew RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal  
12 Walker Ellen Head Meth Only Reads 81 Knitter Widow Donegal  
  Walker Rebecca Dau Meth RW 53 Sewer Single Donegal  
  Walker Ellen Jane Dau Meth RW 42 Sewer Single Donegal  
13 Furry Naill Head RC Can't read 40 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Furry Frances Wife RC Can't read 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal  
  Furry Mary Dau RC Can't read 18 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Furry Annie Dau RC Can't read 7 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Furry Sarah Dau RC Can't read 5 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
  Furry Francis Son RC Can't read 16 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Furry Charles Son RC Can't read 14 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
  Furry Naill Son RC Can't read 11 Farmer's son Single Donegal  


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