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No Surname First Relationship Religion Education Age Occupation Status Born Lang  
  John Kerr and Ellen O'Donnell Household            
1 Kerr Ellen Head RC Can't read 75 Publican Widow Donegal    
  Kerr James Son RC RW 40 Farmer Single Donegal    
  Kerr Margaret Dau RC RW 35 Housekeeper Single Donegal    
  Kerr Stephen Son RC RW 33 Dealer Single Donegal    
  Kerr Bernard Son RC RW 29   Single Donegal    
  Kerr Anne Dau RC RW 25 General svt Single Donegal    
  Ryan ? Servant RC Can't read 20 Servant Single Donegal    
  McDermott Denis Gson RC RW 13 Scholar Single Donegal    
2 Carr Bernard Head RC RW 46 Farmer/Publican Single     Donegal
  McDaid Maggie Sister RC RW 45   Married Married 4 yrs no children Donegal
  Carr Anne Sister RC RW 43   Single     Donegal
3 McDermott Neil Head RC Only reads 34 General labr Married     Donegal
  McDermott Bridget Wife RC Can't read 35   Married Married 6 yrs 3 ch born/living Donegal
  McDermott John Son RC   3   Single     Donegal
  McDermott Gracy Dau RC   2   Single     Donegal


Son Stephen m Teresa Duddy dau of James Duddy and Mary Liney, ex Falbane - see Losset census

Dau Catherine m Hugh McDermott, Barnes Lower, son of Denis McDermott and Grace Friel, 10 Feb 1885 at Termon

Son Bernard b 1 Aug 1866

Dau Anne b 26 Jan 1868 - civil registration

  William Gallagher and Ellen Murray Household            
4 Gallagher William Head RC Can't read 45 Farm labr Married Donegal    
  Gallagher Ellen Wife RC Can't read 43   Married Donegal    
  Gallagher Mary Dau RC RW 17 Housekeeper Single Donegal    
  Gallagher James Son RC RW 14 Scholar Single Donegal    
  Gallagher Margaret Dau RC RW 12 Scholar Single Donegal    
  Gallagher Catherine Dau RC RW 10 Scholar Single Donegal    
  Gallagher Patrick Son RC RW 7 Scholar Single Donegal    


William Gallagher and Ellen Murray, both of Stragraddy, married at Termon 14 Nov 1880. Witnesses Andrew and Mary Murray, who also witnessed the marriage of Charles

Gallagher and Ellen Kelly, both of Stragraddy, on 10 Oct 1880

Dau Catherine b 3 Aug 1890, Stragraddy, baptised Termon, Godparents Michael & Julia Bradley

  William Rodden and Margaret Carr Household            
5 Rodden William Head RC Only reads 80 Farmer Married Donegal    
  Rodden Maggy Wife RC RW 40 Farmer's wife Married Donegal    
  Rodden Edward Son RC RW 17 Farmer's son Single Donegal    
  Rodden Mary Dau RC RW 13 Farmer's dau Single Donegal    
  Rodden Bridget Dau RC RW 10 Farmer's dau Single Donegal    
  Rodden Mary Ann Dau RC Can't read 7 Farmer's dau Single Donegal    
  Rodden Elizabeth Dau RC Can't read 5 Farmer's dau Single Donegal    
6 Rodden Margaret Head RC RW 48 Farmer Widow   6 ch born/living Donegal
  Rodden Edward Son RC RW 28 Farmer's son Single     Donegal
  Rodden Elizabeth Dau RC RW 15   Single     Donegal


Edward born 30 Mar 1883, bap St Columba Termon, god-parents Bernard O'Donnell and Bridget Ryan

Mary born 7 Aug 1887, bap St Columba Termon, 8 Aug, god-parents John Kerr and Mary Kerr

Bridget married Joseph Gallagher, Meenleagh, son of John and Margaret Gallagher, 20 Aug 1928, witnesses John and Catherine McClafferty

Fanny, 15, in Kilmore in Edward Ryan's household as a shop assistant 1901

Fanny, 22, and Mary, 20, immigrated to the US on the SS Caledonia 1 Jun 1907, arr NY 10 Jun 1907, to join cousin John O'Donnell, Centreville, South Dakota.

- John O'Donnell son of Bernard O'Donnell and Bridget Connaghan of Losset?


John Ryan and Elizabeth Rodden Household

7 Ryan John Head RC RW 75 Farmer Widower Donegal    
  Ryan Patrick Son RC RW 28 Farmer's son Single Donegal    
  McNelis Patrick Son-in-law RC RW 28 Farmer Married Donegal    
  McNelis Anny Dau RC RW 26 Farmer's wife Married Donegal    
  McNelis Mary Gdau RC RW 6 Herd Single Scotland    
  Edward Ryan and Isabella Brogan Household            
8 Ryan Edward Head RC RW 50 Farmer Married     Donegal
  Ryan Isabella Wife RC RW 40   Married Married 10 yrs 6 ch born/5 living Donegal
  Ryan Columb Son RC RW 8 Scholar Single     Donegal
  Ryan Margaret Dau RC Only reads 7 Scholar Single     Donegal
  Ryan Joseph Son RC Only reads 6 Scholar Single     Donegal
  Ryan Bridget C Dau RC Only reads 4 Scholar Single     Donegal
  Ryan Patrick Son RC Can't read 2   Single     Donegal


Elizabeth Rodden sister to William Rodden above?

Members of the family buried in Gartan Graveyard - see headstone inscription & photo

Children of John and Elizabeth :

Edward - shopkeeper in Kilmore - see 1901 census Kilmore

- Edward married Isabella Brogan, Dromore, dau of Owen Brogan and Margaret Gallagher, Meenderry (Tullaghobegley Scotch), 14 Nov 1901 in Letterkenny. Witnesses Bridget

   O'Donnell, Letterkenny and John Kelly, Gartan - see marriage register

   Isabella was a servant in the Irwin household, Bogtown, Derry in 1901 - see 1901 census Bogtown

   Isabella dau of Owen Brogan and Margaret Gallagher - see 1901 census Tullaghobegley Scotch

Bridget b 22 Feb 1867


Ann b 9 May 1873, married Patrick Nelis, labourer, Helensburg, Scotland, son of Daniel, 18 Feb 1901 in Churchill. Witnesses Hugh Coll and Fanny Rodden

Ellen b 21 Jul 1875

William b 10 Jul 1878

Hannah b 10 July 1880

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9 Wasson Sarah Jane Head CI RW 46 Farmer Widow Donegal    
  Wasson Charles Son CI RW 28 Farmer's son Married Donegal    
  Wasson Eliza Jane Dau-in-law CI Only reads 30   Married Donegal    
10 Wason Sarah J Head CofI RW 70 Farmer Widow     Donegal
  Wason Charles Son CofI RW 44 Farmer's son Married     Donegal
  Wason Eliza Jane Dau-in-law CofI Can't read 51   Married Married 12 yrs no children Donegal
  Sproule Maggie Gdau CofI RW 8 Scholar Single     Donegal
11 Murray James Head RC Can't read 67 Farmer Single Donegal    
  Murray Daniel Brother RC Can't read 71 Farmer's son Single Donegal    
  Murray Bridget Aunt RC Can't read 80   Single Donegal    
  O'Donnell John Nephew RC Can't read 35 General labr Single Donegal    


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