IRELAND: Belfast 1901 Census

Maggie Gillespie, Apsley St, Belfast

She is the only Gillespie listed in the index. However, Belfast is included in 1901 census for Co Antrim as follows:

Cavehill Road, CLIFTON WARD, BELFAST, Co Antrim

House 4

  • Elizabeth Gillespie, 20, servant in home of William Law and family. Church of Ireland, born Co Monaghan. General Domestic Servant. Can read and write. Spinster.

Hopefield Avenue, CLIFTON WARD, BELFAST, Co Antrim.

House 30.2  SCHOOL

  • Mary Gillespie, age 12, Presbyterian, born Belfast, pupil, can read and write, not married.

Victoria Gardens, CLIFTON WARD, BELFAST, Co Antrim

House 6

  • William Gillespie, 36, head of family, . Congregational, born Co Antrim, cabinet maker, read and write, married
  • Elizabeth Gillespie, 36, wife, b Co Down, married, Congregational, read and write
  • Walter Gillespie, 9, step son, Congregational, born Belfast, scholar, read and write, not married.
  • Herbert Gillespie, 7, son, Congregational, born Belfast, scholar, read and write, not married
  • Elsie Gillespie, 4, daughter, Congregational, born Belfast, scholar, cannot read, not married
  • Lillian Gillespie, no age given, Congregational, born Belfast,  cannot read, not married