1901 Census Welchtown, Kilteevoge, Co Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
1 Heron, James Kiltefergal Uninhabited              
2 Humes James Head CI RW 63 Farmer Widower Donegal  
Humes Robert Son CI RW 29 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
Humes Jane Sister CI Can't read 58 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
3 Hume Hamilton Head CI RW 81 Farmer Married Donegal deaf
Hume Jane Wife CI RW 70 Housekeeper Married Donegal deaf
Hume Thomas Son CI RW 45 Farmer's son Single Donegal  
Hume Susan Dau CI RW 36 Seamstress Single Donegal  
4 Thompson Patrick Head CI RW 78 Farmer Married Donegal  
Thompson Catherine Wife CI RW 73 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
Thompson Margaret Dau CI RW 34 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
Thompson James Son CI RW 33 Farm Labourer Single Donegal  
Thompson Patrick Son CI RW 30 Farm Labourer Single Donegal  
5 Martin Stephen Head CI RW 65 Ag Labourer Single Donegal  
Martin James Brother CI Can't read 70 Retired Farmer Single Donegal blind
Martin Eliza J Sister CI RW 59 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
Martin Mary Cousin CI RW 70   Single Donegal  
Leeper Samuel Lodger CI Can't read 32 Shoe maker Single Donegal  


Samuel Leeper son of Robert Leeper and Matilda Holmes

- married & settled in Meenagrauv. Died 5 Apr 1940, leaving his estate to George Kee

- his brother William in household 18 below

6 National School                
7 Scott Mary Anne Head CI RW 58 Seamstress Married Donegal  
McCreery Rebecca Sister CI RW 56 Seamstress Single Donegal  
Scott Mary Anne Dau CI RW 25 NS Teacher Single Donegal  
8 Tourish Francis Head RC RW 44 Carpenter Married Donegal  
Tourish Annabella Wife RC RW 44 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
Tourish James Son RC RW 19 Apprentice Single Donegal  
Tourish Francis Son RC RW 17 Postman Single Donegal  
Tourish John Son RC RW 15 Scholar Single Donegal  
Tourish Lizzie Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
Tourish Bernard Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
Tourish Joseph Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
Tourish Margaret Dau RC Can't read 4   Single Donegal  
9 Leeper Charles Head CI RW 31 Blacksmith Married Donegal  
Leeper Mary Anne Wife CI RW 30   Married Donegal  
Leeper Minnie Dau CI RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
Leeper Fanny Dau CI Can't read 2   Single Donegal  
Leeper Mary Mother CI Only reads 65   Widow Donegal  
10 Scott William Head CI RW 60 Spirit Grocer Married Donegal  
11 Thompson James Head CI RW 35 Merchant/Postmaster Single Donegal  
Thompson Eliza Sister CI RW 41 Seamstress Single Donegal  
Thompson Mary Jane Sister CI RW 38 Seamstress Single Donegal  
Cummins John Apprentice CI RW 19 Apprentice Single Donegal  
12 Patton James Head CI RW 42 Farmer Married Welshtown
Patton Martha Mother CI Can't read 65 Widow Widow Midcut  
Patton Catherine Wife CI RW 35 Farmer's wife Married Corlecky  
Patton Eliza Dau CI RW 7 Scholar Single Welshtown
Patton James Son CI RW 5 Scholar Single Welshtown
Patton John Son CI Can't read 2   Single Welshtown
13 McElhinney Robert Head Prot RW 53 Farmer Married Donegal  
McElhinney Lizzie Wife Prot RW 41 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
O'Donnell Mary Servant RC RW 15 Housemaid Single Donegal  
14 Patton William Head CI RW 65 Farmer Widower Donegal  
Patton Catherine Dau CI RW 21 Farmer's dau Single Donegal  
Dogherty Charles Servant RC Can't read 22 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
15 Mahon John Head CI RW 38 Blacksmith Married Donegal  
Mahon Martha Wife CI RW 39 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
Mahon Mary E Dau CI RW 14 Seamstress Single Donegal  
Mahon William J Son CI RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
Mahon George Son CI RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
Mahon Martha Dau CI RW 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
16 Donaldson Wm H Hewitt Head CI RW 38 Farmer/JP Single Donegal  
Gallagher Bridget Servant RC RW 23 Gen Dom Svt Single Donegal IE
Martin Denis Servant RC RW 14 Farm Svt Single Donegal IE
Quinn Lizzie Servant RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal  

Researcher: Heather - Website

17 Thompson John Head CI RW 34 Tea Merchant Single Donegal  
Richard Witter and Esther Martin Household          
18 Witter Richard Head CI RW 71 Farmer Widower Donegal  
Leeper William J Son-in-law CI RW 33 Farmer Married Donegal  
Leeper Mary Dau CI RW 37 Housekeeper Married Donegal  
Leeper Richard Gson CI RW 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
Leeper Matilda M Gdau CI Can't read 4 Scholar Single Donegal  
Harkin Connell Servant RC RW 19 Ag Labourer Single Donegal IE
McLoone Bridget Servant RC RW 17 Dom Svt Single Donegal IE


Richard Witter, son of Richard, married Esther Martin, dau of Stephen, 19 Apr 1864

- Richard was executor of an 1878 will for James Witter - see image of will

William John Holmes Leeper, son of Robert Leeper and Matilda Holmes, b 18 May 1867, married Mary Witter, b 29 Sep 1868, in 1893

William's brother Samuel - see household 5 above

Researcher: Finian - Email

Website: Leeper & Stirling Family Trees

19 Quinn Charles Head RC Can't read 46 Ag Labourer Married Donegal  
Quinn Margery Wife RC Can't read 40 Housekeeper Married Donegal IE
Quinn Mary Anne Dau RC RW 15 Seamstress Single Donegal  
Quinn Charles Son RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
Quinn James Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single Donegal  
Quinn Wm John Son RC RW 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
Quinn Charles Boarder RC Only reads 84 Ag Labourer Widower Donegal  
Quinn William Boarder RC RW 43 Ag Labourer Single Donegal  
20 Mulhern William Head RC Can't read 38 Labourer Single Donegal  
Mulhern James Brother RC RW 30 Labourer Single Donegal  
Mulhern Eliza Sister RC RW 36 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
21 Thompson John Head CI RW 64 Farmer Married Donegal  
Thompson Elizabeth Wife CI Only reads 62 Seamstress Married Donegal  
Thompson Harriet Anne Dau CI RW 31 Shirtmaker Single Donegal  
Thompson James Son CI RW 31 Farmer Single Donegal  
Thompson Elizabeth Dau CI RW 28 Shirtmaker Single Donegal  
Thompson Robert John Son CI RW 26 Labourer Single Donegal  


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