John Drohan1

M, b. circa 1853
           John Drohan was born circa 1853 at County Waterford, Ireland..2
     The marriage of John Drohan and Mary Nearly was registered in January-Mar of 1887 in the Youghal, Ireland registration district.3,4,5
     John Drohan, age 48, appears as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Lower Grallagh Townland, Grange Parish, County Waterford, Ireland, with Mary Nearly, Michael Drohan, John Drohan, Ellen Drohan and Mary Drohan.1 John Drohan was Roman Catholic.6,7
     John Drohan, age 60, appears as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Lower Grallagh, Grange Parish, County Waterford, Ireland, with Mary Nearly, John Drohan, Declan Drohan, William Drohan, Ellen Drohan, Mary Drohan and Patrick Drohan; Bridget Slattery, age 77, was also enumerated with this family as a domestic cook. She was a widow.8

Family

Mary Nearly b. c 1866
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1901Lower Grallagh Townland, Grange Parish, County Waterford, IrelandJohn Drohan, age 48, appears as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Lower Grallagh Townland, Grange Parish, County Waterford, Ireland, with Mary Nearly, Michael Drohan, John Drohan, Ellen Drohan and Mary Drohan.1
1911Lower Grallagh, Grange Parish, County Waterford, IrelandJohn Drohan, age 60, appears as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Lower Grallagh, Grange Parish, County Waterford, Ireland, with Mary Nearly, John Drohan, Declan Drohan, William Drohan, Ellen Drohan, Mary Drohan and Patrick Drohan; Bridget Slattery, age 77, was also enumerated with this family as a domestic cook. She was a widow.8

Citations

  1. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland.
  2. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland, shows age 48 and birthplace as County Waterford.
  3. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, John Drohan, Registration District: Youghal; Registration Type: Marriage Records; Registration Date: Jan-Mar 1887 Quarter; Original Source: Ireland, Register Indexes, 1845-1958; Film Number 101255; Volume 4, Page 633; Digital GS 4179726; Image Number 00302.
  4. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland, shows John as head of the family and Mary as his wife.
  5. [S1015] 2 April 1911 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland, shows the couple as having been married for 24 years.
  6. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland, shows his religious profession.
  7. [S1015] 2 April 1911 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland, shows religion as Roman Catholic.
  8. [S1015] 2 April 1911 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland.
  9. [S1015] 2 April 1911 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Lower Grallagh, Ireland, shows age 16 and birthplace as Waterford County.