- Born: 1838ca Died: 1908
Engineer to Bailieborough Board of Guardians from the time of the setting up of a labourers' housing scheme under the Labourers Acts of 1883 onwards He is presumably the same person as the Thomas Daniel, of 3 Virginia Street, Bailieborough, who in his 1901 census return describes himself as a sixty-year old publican, although, according to the notice of his death in the Irish Builder he was seventy when he died of blood poisoning in June 1908.(1) At the time of the 1901 census he had a much younger wife, Catherine, two sons and three daughters. Another person of this name, probably his younger son, Thomas Joseph,(2) was a candidate for the post of engineer to Bailieborough District Council in 1914.(3)
Address: 3 Virginia Street, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan, <=1901-=1911.
(1) IB 50, 27 Jun 1908, 410.
(2) 1911 census of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ (last visited Oct 2009).
(3) Unidentified newspaper cuttings, 28 Mar & 11 Apr 1914, in scrapbook in IAA, Acc. 80/51.
2 work entries listed in chronological order for DANIEL, THOMAS
|Building:||CO. CAVAN, BAILIEBOROUGH, HOUSES (016)|
|Nature:||16 labourers cottages, for Bailieborough District Council.|
|Refs:||IB 41, 15 Sep 1899, 129|
|Building:||CO. CAVAN, BAILIEBOROUGH DISTRICT, HOUSES|
|Nature:||Repairs to labourers'cottages, for Balilieborough Distric Council.|
|Refs:||IB 50, 30 May 1908, 341.|