Frances St. as recorded in the Census of Ireland, 1901

This is a sample of Household Return Form (A) from the 1901 census. It records the occupants as:

Residents of house 19 in Frances Streetcensus 1901

Surname Forename Age Sex Relation to head Religion
Lucas Jane 80 Female Head of Family Church of Ireland
Chambers Sophia 79 Female Visitor Church of Ireland
Galvain Mary 25 Female Servant Roman Catholic

Source: http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1901/Clare/Kilrush_Urban/Frances_Street/1082070/

Kilrush Churchyard: Erected by Sophia Chambers to the memory of her beloved husband Thomas Chambers Esq. who died 1 December 1865 aged 63 years. And his son John Chambers Esq who departed this life on 15th January 1878 aged 49 years. May he rest in peace.

Mrs Sophia Chambers was recorded as a landowner in this article from the Freeman’s Journal, 27 September 1882:

Sophia Chambers

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