1911 Census Momeen, Taughboyne, Co Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Yrs Married Children Bn Children Living Born
1 Buchanan Samuel Head Pres RW 72 Farmer Married       Donegal
  Buchanan Sarah Jane Wife Pres RW 56   Married 32 10 9 Donegal
  Buchanan Annie Margaret Dau Pres RW 25   Single       Donegal
  Buchanan Samuel Son Pres RW 23   Single       Donegal
  Buchanan Sarah Jane Dau Pres RW 21   Single       Donegal
  Buchanan John Son Pres RW 19   Single       Donegal
  Buchanan Lilian Dau Pres RW 16 Scholar Single       Donegal
  Buchanan Moses Son Pres RW 13 Scholar Single       Donegal
  Buchanan Hester Dau Pres RW 20   Single       Donegal
  Gillfillan James Servant Pres Only reads 25 Farm svt Single       Donegal
  McFadden John Servant RC RW 18 Farm svt Single       Donegal
2 Arthur James Head CofI RW 30 Farm labr Married       Donegal
  Arthur Martha Wife CofI Can't read 28   Married 7 4 4 Donegal
  Arthur Sarah Dau CofI Can't read 6   Single       Donegal
  Arthur Martha Dau CofI Can't read 4   Single       Donegal
  Arthur Maggie Dau CofI Can't read 2   Single       Donegal
  Arthur William Son c Can't read 1   Single       Donegal
3 Vance Samuel  Head Pres RW 50 Farmer Single       Donegal
  Vance Sarah (Sen) Mother Pres RW 76   Widow     8 Donegal
  Vance Matthew  Brother Pres RW 35   Single       Donegal
  Vance Lizzie  Sister Pres RW 36   Single       Donegal
  Vance Sadie  Sister Pres RW 30   Single       Donegal
  McDaid Barney  Servant RC RW 19 Servant Single       Donegal
  Brown Isabella  Servant RC RW 16 Servant Single       Donegal
  Vance Elizabeth  Niece Pres RW 7   Single       Donegal
4 Toland John Head RC RW 36 Farm svt Married       Donegal
  Toland Sarah Wife RC Can't read 37   Married 8 3 3 Donegal
  Toland John Son RC Can't read 6   Single       Donegal
  Toland Sarah C Dau RC Can't read 4   Single       Donegal
  Toland Mary J Dau RC Can't read 1yr1mth   Single       Donegal
5 McDaid Sarah Head RC Can't read 72   Widow   9 8 Donegal
  McDaid Mary A Dau RC RW 43   Single       Donegal
6 McDaid Andrew Head RC RW 32 Farm svt Married       Donegal
  McDaid Mary Wife RC RW 32   Married 4 3 3 Donegal
  McDaid Mary Dau RC Can't read 3   Single       Donegal
  McDaid Sarah A Dau RC Can't read 1yr8mth   Single       Donegal
  McDaid Lizzie  Dau RC Can't read 2mths   Single       Donegal
7 Gilfillan Alexander Head Pres RW 72 Retired farmer Married       Donegal
  Gilfillan Jane Wife Pres RW 70   Married 50 12 9 Donegal
  Gilfillan Andrew Joseph Son Pres RW 23 Labourer Single       Donegal
  Gilfillan Martha Ellen Dau Pres RW 21   Single       Donegal
  Gilfillan Albert Son Pres RW 19 Labourer Single       Donegal
  Corbett David Gson Pres Can't read 4   Single       L Derry
8 Chambers Anne Jane  Head Pres Read only 70 Farmer Widow       Donegal
  Chambers Matthew  Son Pres RW 39 Blacksmith Master Single       Donegal
  Chambers James  Son Pres RW 38 Blacksmith Master Single       Donegal
  Chambers Annie  Dau Pres RW 32   Single       Donegal
  Chambers Andrew  Son Pres RW 28 Farmer Single       Donegal
  Moses Graham and Mary Chambers Household              
9 Graham Moses  Head Pres RW 38 Farmer Married       Donegal
  Graham Mary  Wife Pres RW 34   Married 13 9 9 Donegal
  Graham William John  Son Pres RW 12 Scholar Single       Derry
  Graham Matthew Alexander Son Pres RW 11 Scholar Single       Derry
  Graham Andrew James  Son Pres RW 9 Scholar Single       Derry
  Graham Esther Lowery Dau Pres RW 8 Scholar Single       Derry
  Graham Annie Jane  Dau Pres RW 7 Scholar Single       Donegal
  Graham Moses  Son Pres RW 5   Single       Donegal
  Graham Joseph Chambers Son Pres RW 4   Single       Donegal
  Graham Mary Elizabeth  Dau Pres RW 1   Single       Donegal
  Graham Isabella Maria  Dau Pres RW 5 mths   Single       Donegal
  McGinty Patrick  Servant RC RW 18 Farm Servant Single       Donegal
  Lynch Maggie Jane  Servant RC RW 15 Gen Servant domestic Single       Donegal


Moses Graham, Momeen, son of William, married Mary Chambers, Momeen, dau of Alexander, 3 Mar 1898 in St Johnston

Mary dau of Alexander Chambers and Anne Jane Wray - see above and 1901 census Momeen

Moses son of William Graham and Esther Lowry

William Graham, Momeen, son of Matthew, married Esther Lowry, 20, Killyverry, Raymoghy, dau of Moses, 30 Sep 1856 in Raymoghy. Witnesses Samuel Chambers & James Buchanan

Children of William Graham and Esther Lowry :

Isabella b 1859 m Karl Frederick Hansen, Norwegian, age 31, 20 Jul 1881, Bethel House, George St, North Sydney, NSW Australia

Fanny b 1862 emigrated with Isabella on the Earl Dalhousie, arriving Sydney 22 Jul 1878 - see Earl Dalhousie passenger list

Anne b 7 Dec 1865

Son b 7 Jan 1868

Esther Jane b 8 Apr 1870

Moses b 28 Jul 1872

William died 29 Jun 1873, aged 70 years, leaving the administration of his estate (valued at 999) to Esther Chambers, widow of Momeen..........Esther was nee Graham, so possibly

William's sister?

Esther Lowry's mother was Isabella - father Moses died 9 Jul 1850, leaving a will - see copy of will

- the executors of the will were Samuel Chambers and William Galbraith - William Galbraith m Anne Lowry, dau of Moses, 18 Nov 1847

Researcher: Robyn - Email

10 Vance Samuel Farmer Pres RW 67 Farmer Single       Donegal
  Vance Margaret  Spinster Pres RW 68   Single       Donegal
  Vance Esther  Spinster Pres RW 86   Widow       Donegal
  Vance Esther Jane Scholar Pres RW 16   Single       Donegal
  McCauley Patrick  Servant Cath RW 18 Servant Single       Donegal
  McDaid Edward  Servant Cath RW 15 Servant Single       Donegal

1911 Heads of Households

House Type of Dwelling Head of Family No in Household Lanholder
1 Private house  Samuel Buchanan 11 Samuel Buchanan
2 Private house James Arthur 6 Samuel Buchanan
3 Private house Samuel Vance 8 Samuel Vance
4 Private house John Toland 5 Robert Moody
5 Private house Sarah McDaid 2 Robert Moody
6 Private house Andrew McDaid 5 Andrew McDaid
7 Private house Alexander Gilfillan 6 Alexander Gilfillan
8 Private house Anne J Chambers 5 Anne J Chambers
9 Private house Moses Graham 13 Moses Graham
10 Private House Samuel Vance 6 Samuel Vance