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Bridget "Bea" Brennan

Bridget "Bea" Brennan

Female 1895 - 1985  (90 years)

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  • Name Bridget Brennan 
    Nickname Bea 
    Born 25 Apr 1895  Drumcashel Townland, County Leitrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 May 1985  Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2143  Simon and Related Families | Descendants of Simon Carr (1812-1888)
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2016 

    Father James Brennan,   b. Abt 1847, Drumcashel Townland, County Leitrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ellen Rooney,   b. Ballintrillick Townland, County Sligo, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bernard "Barney" Carr,   b. 26 Oct 1875, Ballymacavany, Pettigo, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1962, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1921  Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Edmund "Éamon" Carr,   b. 1921, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1982, Newcastle West, County Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. Anna Maria Carr,   b. 1923, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 2004, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Kathleen Carr,   b. 1925, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 2019, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     4. Thomas A. Carr,   b. 1928, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1983, Willow Lawn, County Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     5. Bridget Theresa "Bridie" Carr,   b. 1930, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1932, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     6. Margaret Eileen Carr,   b. 1933, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1935, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     7. Patrick J.A. "Paddy" Carr,   b. 1937, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1989, Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F679  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Apr 1895 - Drumcashel Townland, County Leitrim, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1921 - Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 May 1985 - Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mountcharles, County Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Carr, Bernard (1875-1962) | Brennan, Bridget
    Carr, Bernard (1875-1962) | Brennan, Bridget
    Photograph of Bernard and Bridget Carr, probably around the time of their marriage in 1921. Original photo in the possession of Kathleen Carr, Mountcharles, County Donegal, (their daughter) who provided the identification.

    Documents
    Brennan, Bridget - Birth
    Brennan, Bridget - Birth
    1895 Irish Civil Registration birth record for Bridget Brennan, daughter of James Brennan of Drumcashel Townland.
    Carr, Bernard (1875-1962) | Brennan, Brigid - Marriage
    Carr, Bernard (1875-1962) | Brennan, Brigid - Marriage
    1921 Irish Civil Registration marriage record for Bernard Carr and Brigid Brennan.

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH:
      Parents named as James Brennan and Ellen Rooney in family history notes compiled by Kathleen Carr, Mountcharles. According to these notes, James Brennan was one of eight children of Michael Brennan and Margaret McGloin, who lived in Drumcashel Townland, Largydonnell, County Leitrim.
      Full date and location given in Irish Civil Registration birth record for Bridget Brennan, available through irishgenealogy.ie. Place of birth given as Drumcashel, Ballyshannon Registration District, County Leitrim. Parents named as James Brennan and Mary Rooney.
      Roughly consistent with age (4 years) in 1901 Census of Ireland for County Leitrim, Aghanlish District, Drumcashel Townland. Enumerated as "B. Brennan" (perhaps the census taker mistook her nickname for a single letter), with parents named as James and Mary Brennan. The names of her siblings in this record match the list of her siblings in family history notes compiled by Kathleen Carr.
      Roughly consistent with age (24 years) in 1921 Irish Civil Registration marriage record. Father named as James Brennan. Residence at time of marriage was Mountcharles.

      OCCUPATION: Was a seamstress and milliner working in a hat shop in Mountcharles, County Donegal, when she met and married Bernard Carr, according to her daughter, Kathleen Carr. Supported by listing of Mountcharles as her place of residence in her marriage record.

      DEATH: Full date given in tombstone inscription in cemetery of the Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart, Mountcharles, County Donegal.


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