About Strain

Many members of the O’Strain or Strain family continue to live in north Donegal in the Conwal and Clann Snedhgile areas. Hugh Strain published a local history book ‘In Kilmacrennan Long Ago’ in the 1990s. Their family history is an intersting one, and members of the Strain family having been playing their part in the life of north Donegal for over eight hundred years now.

Mary Louise Schuch married Charles Hunter Strain in and they had four children:  David Hunter Strain, Claire Hope Strain, Carl Schuch Strain and Martha Louise Strain.