1911 Census Whitehill, Taughboyne Parish, Co Donegal

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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Yrs Married Children Born/Living Born Lang
  James A Ward and Mary Jane Dugan Household              
1 Ward James Head RC RW 45 Agricultural labr Married     Tyrone  
  Ward Mary Wife RC RW 30   Married 10 7/4 Donegal  
  Ward James Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single     Antrim  
  Ward Robert Thomas Son RC RW 9 Scholar Single     Co Derry  
  Ward Joseph A Son RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single     Malta  
  Ward Lena Dau RC Can't read 18mths   Single     Donegal  


James A Ward married twice

Marriage 1 -

James Ward, Dealer, Strabane, son of John, labourer, m Mary McCool, 18, Strabane, dau of George, dealer 7 Mar 1891 in Strabane. Witnesses Edward and Margaret McGowan

- Mary McCool died 10 Oct 1900 aged 26, Walkers Place Londonderry. She left James with 3 children  :
- Annie b Jun 1892 in Strabane
- John James b 1894 in Londonderry
- James Alexander b 1897 in Carrifergus

Marriage 2 -

James Ward, widower, soldier, Derry, son of John (decd), labourer, m Mary Jane Duggan, Derry, a dau of Robert, labourer, on 25 Dec 1900 at St Columba's RC Chapel, Longtower, Derry. Witnesses John

Dugan and Annie McGowan

James and Mary Jane had 7 children, 5 of whom are :

- Robert Thomas

- Joseph Alexander

- Margaret Josephine d as an infant

- Sara Jane b 21 Sep 1907 in Burnthaw, bapt St Baithin's 6 Oct, Godparents Robert Duggan & Catherine Crossan

- Lena b 1 Sep 1909 in Tullyowen, bapt St Baithin's 3 Sep, Godparents John & Kate Devenny

James and Mary Jane are buried in St Johnston - see headstone inscription

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2 Jackson Thomas Head CofI RW 53 Farmer Widower 25 6/6 Donegal  
  Jackson William Son CofI RW 24 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  Jackson Matthew Son CofI RW 20 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
  Jackson Rachel Dau CofI RW 18 Farmer's dau Single     Donegal  
  Jackson Frederick Son CofI RW 15 Farmer's son Single     Donegal  
3 Brown Andrew Head RC Can't read 39 Agricultural labr Married     Donegal  
  Brown Annie Wife RC RW 38   Married 18 5/5 Tyrone  
  Brown Margaret Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Brown Agnes Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Brown Hannah Dau RC RW 8 Scholar Single     Donegal  
4 McCready David Head CofI Can't read 50 Agricultural labr Married     Donegal  
  McCready Cassie Wife CofI RW 47   Married 22 8/8 Donegal  
  McCready Mary Dau CofI RW 14 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  McCready Lizzie Dau CofI RW 11 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  McCready Tilda Dau CofI RW 9 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  McCready Cassie Dau CofI Can't read 6   Single     Donegal  
  McCready John Son CofI Can't read 1   Single     Donegal  
5 Patton Scott Head Pres RW 57 Farmer Single     Donegal  
  Patton Rachel Sister Pres RW 59   Single     Donegal  
6 Patton Thomas Head Pres RW 56 Farmer Married     Donegal  
  Patton Jane Wife Pres RW 53   Married 21 4/3 Donegal  
  Patton Annie Dau Pres RW 16 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Patton Thomas Son Pres RW 15 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Patton Matilda Dau Pres RW 13 Scholar Single     Donegal  
  Mahon John Servant RC Can't read 27 Farm svt Single     Donegal  
  McGarvey Sarah Servant RC RW 16 Gen Domestic svt Single     Donegal IE
7 Doyle Arthur Head Pres RW 44 Farmer Single     England  
  Parsonage Lena Niece Pres RW 26   Single     England  
  Wroe Gregory Nephew CofE RW 17   Single     England  
  Alexander Cairns Boarder Pres RW 84 Farmer Widower     Donegal  
  Brown James Servant RC RW 27 Farm svt Single     Donegal  
8 McDaid Neil Head RC RW 75 Agricultural labr Married     Donegal  
  McDaid Catherine Wife RC Can't read 73   Married 47 7/4 Donegal IE
9 McNulty William Head RC RW 67 Farm svt Widower     Donegal  


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