1901 Census Whitehill, Taughboyne Parish, Co Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang
1 Brown David Head Pres RW 49 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Brown Martha A Wife Pres RW 50   Married Donegal  
  Bovaird Ellen Servant CI RW 22 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
2 Porter Robert Head CI Can't read 28 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Porter Ellen Wife CI RW 24   Married Donegal  
  Porter Margaret Dau CI   3   Single Donegal  
  Porter Cassie Dau CI   2   Single Donegal  
3 Patton Scott Head Pres RW 49 Farmer Single Donegal  
  Patton Rachel Sister Pres Only reads 47 Housekeeper Single Donegal  
  McGinley Bridget Servant RC Only reads 22 Servant girl Single Donegal IE
  Daniel Mathewson and Catherine Boyle Household          
4 Matthewson Daniel Head RC RW 36 Agricultural labr Married Donegal  
  Matthewson Catherine Wife RC Only reads 38   Married Donegal  
  Matthewson Robert J Son RC RW 14 Labourer Single Donegal  
  Matthewson Patrick Son RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Matthewson Daniel Son RC Only reads 11 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Matthewson Annie Dau RC Only reads 10 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Matthewson William Son RC Only reads 8 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Matthewson Alexander Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Matthewson James Son RC   3   Single Donegal  


Daniel son of Robert Matthews and Anne Doherty - see 1901 census Woodlands

The family is in Tullyowen in 1911 - see 1911 census Tullyowen

5 Patton Thomas Head Pres RW 45 Farmer Married Donegal  
  Patton Jane Wife Pres RW 43   Married Donegal  
  Patton Annie S Dau Pres Only reads 6 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Patton Thomas Son Pres Only reads 5 Scholar Single Donegal  
  Patton Matilda Dau Pres   3   Single Donegal  
  Quinn Hanna Servant RC RW 25 Gen Domestic Svt Single Donegal  
  Dillom Edward Servant RC RW 28 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
6 McNulty William Head RC Only reads 47 Agricultural labr Widower Donegal  
  McNulty Saragh Sister RC Only reads 55 Seamstress Single Donegal  
7 Watson Charles Head Pres RW 73 Farmer Married England  
  Watson Martha Wife Pres RW 70   Married Donegal  
  Watson Arthur Nephew Pres RW 30 Farmer Single England  
  Brown James Servant RC Can't read 19 Farm Svt Single Donegal  
  Crawford Mary Servant RC RW 22 General Svt Married Donegal  
  Neil McDaid and Catherine Gallagher Household          
8 McDaid Neil Head RC Can't read 63 Farm labourer Married Donegal  
  McDaid Catherine Wife RC Can't read 66   Married Donegal IE
  McDaid Catherine Dau RC RW 22 Seamstress Single Donegal  



Neal McDade, 27, labourer, Creaghadoos, son of John, labourer, married Catherine Gallagher, 27, servant, Creaghadoos, dau of

Ephrem, labourer, 29 Sep 1867. Witnesses William McFadden and Hanagh Gormly

Children of Neil and Catherine :

John b. 2 Feb 1870  in Lettergull

Neal b 7 Jun 1871 in Moness

Bridget b. 11 Sep 1973 d. 1907 married William Coll see 1901 census Creaghadoos

Sarah b. 20 Sep 1875 

Mary b 30 Mar 1880 in Whitehill m James Crawford - see 1911 census Porthall, Clonleigh

9 Pearson Matthew Head CI RW 29 General labourer Married Donegal  
  Pearson Rebecca Wife CI RW 21   Married Donegal  

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