1901 Census Pluck, Leck, Co Donegal


(Old Station House, Pluck)

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born
1 Ewing Alexander Head CofI RW 70 Blacksmith Married Donegal
  Ewing Anne Wife CofI RW 45   Married Donegal
  Ewing William Son CofI RW 22 Blacksmith Single Donegal
  Ewing Mabel Dau CofI RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal
2 McDaid James Head RC RW 58 Farmer Married Donegal
  McDaid Mary Wife RC RW 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  McDaid Mary Dau RC RW 19 Farmer's dau Single Donegal
3 McElwaine Alexander Head RC RW 35 Farm Labr Single Donegal
4 Leckey Samuel Head Pres RW 55 Farmer Married Donegal
  Leckey Mary J Wife Pres RW 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  Leckey Samuel A Son Pres Can't read 5   Single Donegal
  Crilley Alexander Nephew Pres RW 16 Scholar Single Donegal
  Arthur James Servant Pres Can't read 28 Domestic Svt Single Donegal
  McGinley Fannie Servant RC RW 22 Domestic Svt Single Donegal
5 McGarvey Andrew Head Pres RW 54 Stone mason Married Donegal
  McGarvey Mary Wife Pres RW 60 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  McGarvey Lizzie Dau Pres RW 22 Stone Mason's dau Single Donegal
  Robinson Martha Gdau Pres Can't read 3   Single Donegal
6 Devenny William Head CofI Can't read 45 Farm Labr Married Donegal
  Devenny Mary Wife RC Can't read 21 Labourer's wife Married Donegal
  Devenny Janie Dau CofI Can't read 20 Labourer's wife Single Donegal
  John Arthur and Catherine Devenny  Household        
7 Arthur John Head Pres RW 48 Farm Labr Married Donegal
  Arthur Catherine Wife Pres Can't read 46   Married Donegal
  Arthur Thomas Son Pres RW 27 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Arthur Hessie Dau Pres RW 16 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Arthur Samuel Son Pres RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal
  Arthur Henry B Son Pres RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal
  Arthur William Son Pres RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal


John Arthur, 21, labourer, son of John, married Catherine Devenny, 21, dau of James, 2 Nov 1871, registered Letterkenny. Witnesses JW Ball

and John Devenny

Children of John and Catherine :

In 1911 they had 7 children living, out of 10 born

James b 7 Apr 1873 - birth registered Manorcunningham


Catherine - servant in King household, Trimragh - see 1901 census Trimragh

- emigrated to Canada with Hessie

John b 7 Jun 1879

Hessie - emigrated with Cassie to Canada on the Tunisian arriving 12 Jun 1909

- married Charles Elliot, Canada


Henry B


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  Neal Patton and Anne Meehan Household        
8 Patton Neal Head RC RW 35 Butcher Married Donegal
  Patton Ann Wife RC Can't read 36   Married Donegal
  Patton Hugh Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal
  Patton Mary Dau RC RW 11 Scholar Single Donegal
  Patton Sarah Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal


Anne Meehan dau of Neil Meehan and Sarah Doherty - see 1901 census Lisclamerty

By 1911, the family was living in Manorcunningham - see 1911 census Manorcunningham

Also see Meehan Family of Lisclamerty Data

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Family Photographs submitted by Ann Carroll

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The family in Glasgow

The family in Manorcunningham c1911

9 Davis Joseph Head Pres RW 30 Farmer Single Donegal
  Davis Maggie Sister Pres RW 28 Housekeeper Single Donegal
  Davis William Brother Pres RW 26 Farmer Single Donegal
  Newry Mary B Servant RC RW 16 Domestic Svt Single Donegal
10 Strirch Rebecca Head CofI Can't read 40 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Strirch Rebecca Dau CofI RW 25 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Strirch Kate Dau CofI RW 20 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Strirch Andrew Son CofI RW 18 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Strirch John W Gson CofI Can't read 2   Single Donegal
11 McGuiggan Kate Head RC Can't read 35 Labr in flaxmill Single Donegal
  McGuiggan John Son RC Can't read 12 Scholar Single Donegal
  McGuiggan Hugh Son RC Can't read 10 Scholar Single Donegal
  McGuiggan Thomas Son RC Can't read 2   Single Donegal
  McGuiggan James Brother RC Can't read 30 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  McGuiggan Lizzie Sister RC Can't read 25 Housekeeper Single Donegal
  William Conaghan and Mary Slevin Household        
12 Conoghan William Head RC Can't read 56 Farm Labr Married Donegal
  Conoghan Mary Wife RC Can't read 36   Married Donegal
  Conoghan Rose Anne Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal
  Conoghan James Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal
  Conoghan Patrick Son RC Can't read 8 Scholar Single Donegal
  Conoghan Hanna Dau RC Can't read 6 Scholar Single Donegal
  Conoghan Charles Son RC Can't read 5   Single Donegal
  Conoghan Minnie Dau RC Can't read 3   Single Donegal
  Slevin Daniel Bro-in-law RC Can't read 22 Farm Labr Single Donegal


William Conaghan, 29 yrs, Manorcunningham, son of Patrick, Labourer, married Mary Slevin, 29 yrs, Manorcunningham Big Isle, dau

of James, Labourer, 24 Nov 1889. Witnesses Richaed Lynch & Mary Ellen Lynch

Dau Hannah married Charles O'Donnell 15 Oct 1914 in Letterkenny

- William son of Robert & Sarah O'Donnell - see 1901 census Carrickballydooey

13 Sweeney James Head RC Can't read 50 Farm Labr Married Donegal
  Sweeney Catherine Wife RC Can't read 50 Housekeeper Married Donegal
  Sweeney James Son RC Only reads 14? Farm Labr Single Donegal
14 Hamilton John Head Pres RW 70 Farm Labr Married Donegal
  Hamilton Jane Wife Pres RW 54 Seamstress Married Donegal
  Hamilton Samuel Son Pres RW 30 Miles man in Railway Single Donegal
  Hamilton John Son Pres RW 28 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Hamilton Rebecca Dau Pres RW 24 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Hamilton Lizzie Dau Pres RW 22 Farm Labr Single Donegal
  Hamilton Maria Dau Pres RW 20 Seamstress Single Donegal
  Hamilton Andrew Son Pres RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal


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