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Bridget Dunn

Female About 1830 - 1880


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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 
    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
     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
     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
    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.