Ted can be found in the 1911 Census aged two.
He married Bridget Redmond in 1932. They had three sons and two daughters. (Not listed here due to privacy issues).
Ted worked in Corcargh Park (before he was married) as a Gardener... The Papermill in Clondalkin village, and also as a bus conductor while married.
Name: Edward McDonald Reg district: Dublin South Record type: MARRIAGES Reg Date: Jan-Mar 1932 Film number: 101576 Volume: 2 Page: 302 GS number: 4199368 Image number: 00536 Collection: Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes 1845-1958
Edward McDonnell died 7th of April 1994 aged 84 years.
Edward McDonnell (senior) was born abt.1874 in Co.Kilkenny. Edward's father was John McDonnell.
He married Bridget Gaynor in 1901. Edward & Bridget had ten children. Two of which were adopted/fostered. They were:
Barbara McDonnell, b.u/n
Dolly McDonnell, b.u/n
Eileen McDonnell, b.u/n
Fergus Callaghan, b.u/n, Foster child
Rosie McDonnell, b.u/n, Foster child
John McDonnell, abt.1902, Dublin
Bridget McDonnell, abt.1904, Carlow
Annie McDonnell, abt.1906, Dublin
Edward McDonnell, b.1909, Inchicore
Morrie McDonnell, b.1911
Marriage Certificate... 6th Febuary 1901 at St.James's church, Dublin Groom: Edward McDonald, 26 years Occupation: Railway Engine driver Bride: Bridget Gaynor, 19 years Grooms father: John McDonald (Railway Porter) Brides father: James Gaynor (Railway Guard) Brides address: 5 Liffey Street, Inchicore Grooms address: 3 St.Marys Avenue, Inchicore
Edward McDonnell and his wife appear in the 1901 Census.
http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ 1901 Census taken on Sunday the 31st March. Residents of a house 4.1 in St.Mary's Terrace. New Kilmainham, Dublin Bridget McDonald 19 Wife RC Dublin City R&W Edward McDonald 26 Head RC Kilkenny R&W Locomotive Fireman
Edward McDonnell and his family appear in the 1911 Census.
http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ CENSUS OF IRELAND, 1911. Form A. No. en Form B. 10 RETURN of the MEMBERS of this FAMILY and their VISITORS, BOARDERS, SERVANTS, &c., who slept or abode in this House on the night of Sunday, the 2nd of April, 1911 Address: 10 First Avenue, New Kilmainham Edward McDonnell - Head, RC, R&W, 37 years old, Married, 10yrs. Born Co.Kilkenny. Railway engine driver. Bridget McDonnell - Wife, RC, R&W, 29 years old, Married, 10yrs. Born Co.Dublin 4 children born alive, 4 children still living John McDonnell, Son, RC, R&W, 9yrs, Co.Dublin Scholar Bridget McDonnell, Dau, RC, R&W, 7yrs, Co.Carlow Scholar Annie McDonnell, Dau, RC, R&W, 5yrs, Co.Dublin Edward McDonnell, Son, RC, R&W, 2yrs, Co.Dublin (House and building return) 4 rooms and 2 windows.
Edward McDonnell died on the 28th of September 1947, age 72. He is buried at Bluebell Cemetery, Dublin. Plot: Section C, Grave 146. His wife and father-in-law are in the same plot.
Publication: Irish Independent. Date: Sep 29, 1947. McDonald (Clondalkin) - Sept.28. 1947. at his residence. 10 Nangor Road. Clondalkin. Edward McDonald. late of Gowran. Co. Kilkenny, and G.S. Rlys.. Inchicore: deeply regretted by his sorrowing sons, daughters, relatives and friends. R.I.P Remains will be removed to the Church of the Immaculate Conception. Clondalkin. at 6 o'c. to-day (Monday). Funeral to Blue-bell Cemetery to-morrow (Tuesday) at 3 o'c. American and Kilkenny papers. please copy.
Civil Registration Deaths Index: Edward McDonnell, age 67, Jul-Aug-Sep 1947 Dublin South v2 p243. Cemetery Register Line Entry 2329: Edward McDonald, age 72, RC, pensioner, widower, res Nangor Rd Clondalkin; Died 28 September 1947; Buried 30 Sept 1947. Burial managed by John McDonald. Grave Full.
Born abt.1842. Occupation Railway Porter. Married to Anne Treacy, abt.1866.Children found on parish records/indexes and census returns so far are...
Margaret McDonald b.19 Jan 1867
Edmond McDonnell b.05 Jul 1871
Edward McDonnell b.abt 1874
Michael McDonald b.19 Feb 1874
Bridget McDonald b.01 Nov 1876
Mary McDonald b.06 Aug 1879
James McDonell b.atb 1885
Ann McDonnell b.12 Apr 1886
John and his family appear in the 1901 Census.
http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ 1901 Census taken on Sunday the 31st March. Residents of a house 4 in Talbotshill - Gowran, Kilkenny John McDonald 58 Head RC Co.Kilkenny R&W M Railway Porter Anne McDonald 56 Wife RC Co.Kilkenny R&W M House Keeper James McDonald 16 Son RC Co.Kilkenny R&W S Scholar Ann McDonald 14 Dau RC Co.Kilkenny R&W S Scholar
And again we find them in the 1911 Census.
http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ CENSUS OF IRELAND, 1911. RETURN of the MEMBERS of this FAMILY and their VISITORS, BOARDERS, SERVANTS, &c., who slept or abode in this House on the night of Sunday, the 2nd of April, 1911 9 Talbotshill, Gowran, Killkenny John McDonald, Head, RC, R&W, 70yrs, Widower, Co.Kilkenny, Railway Porter Anne McDonald, Daug, RC, R&W, 23yrs, Single, Co.Kilkenny Name of Landholder: Gt.S&W Railway