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Bridget Dunn

Female About 1830 - 1880  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Bridget Dunn 
    Born About 1830  Killevy, Co. Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Possibly townland of Drumintee, parish of Killevy.
    Gender Female 
    Emigration About 1852  Ireland to Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Not found in 1851 Canadian census. 
    Religion Roman Catholic 
    Burial Witnesses John McGlade, Dennis O'Dea, Wm O'Brien "and several others" 
    Died 26 Dec 1880  Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 28 Dec 1880  St. John the Baptist RC Church, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Gravestone describes her "Native of County Armagh"
    Person ID I702  Moran
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2012 

    Father Owen Dunn,   b. About 1790, Co. Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ann Rocke,   b. About 1795, Co. Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F456  Group Sheet

    Family John McGlade,   b. About 1829, Forkhill, Co. Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1891, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 05 Jan 1856  Saint Edward, Westport, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Witnesses Jno Dunn and Bridget McCann "of the mission of Perth" 
    Address East Ward, Lot 2, Town of Perth. John McGlade purchased this lot for 810 dollars in 1871. 
    Notes 
    • According to the 1871 census (research by John Alexander Moran) the family had one lot of two acres on which there were two dwellings and one barn. They had 3 wagons and 1 plough, along with a bit of livestock: a horse, a cow, and a pig. They had sold 70 pounds of butter in the preceeding year.
    Children 
     1. Michael James McGlade,   b. 28 Dec 1856, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Sep 1897, Emporia, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     2. Elizabeth McGlade,   b. 02 Apr 1859, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Arthur Joseph McGlade,   b. 03 Apr 1861, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1925, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     4. Ann McGlade,   b. 17 Oct 1863, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1889, Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F27  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S99] Perth Courier, Friday, 31 December 1880.

    2. [S224] Register of St. John the Baptist, Perth.

    3. [S103] Mariages Catholiques de Perth.

    4. [S310] Register of St. Edward's, Westport.