Brigid Brannick

1824–1857 (Age 33)
Crossboyne, County Mayo, Ireland

The Life of Brigid

When Brigid Brannick was born in 1824, in Crossboyne, County Mayo, Ireland, her father, Patrick Brannick, was 49 and her mother, Mary Kirrane, was 34. She married Hugh O'Neill in 1850, in Crossboyne, County Mayo, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She died in 1857, in Ireland, at the age of 33.

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Family Time Line

Hugh O'Neill
–1868
Brigid Brannick
1824–1857
Marriage: 1850
Mary O'Neill
1851–1934
Catherine O'Neill
1853–1936
Ellen O'Neill
1856–1939

Spouse and Children

    Hugh O'Neill

    Male–1868Male

    Female1824–1857Female

MARRIAGE
1850
Crossboyne, County Mayo, Ireland
children

(3)

    Mary O'Neill

    Female1851–1934Female

    Catherine O'Neill

    Female1853–1936Female

    Ellen O'Neill

    Female1856–1939Female

Parents and Siblings

    Patrick Brannick

    Male1775–1854Male

    Mary Kirrane

    Female1790–1836Female

siblings

(7)

    William Brannick

    Male1812–Male

    John Brannick

    Male1814–1878Male

    Pat Brannick

    Male1819–1888Male

    Male1823–1903Male

    Lawrence Brannick

    Male1823–1896Male

+2 More Children

World Events (2)

1839

Age 15

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1845

Age 21

The Irish Potato Famine. Many Irish emigrate to America. Irish population drops from 8 million to 6 million due to death from starvation or emigration.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Breathnach ‘Briton’ (Breithneach in Donegal and Ulster), typically applied to a Welsh speaker.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Bridget in entry for John Finnegan and Catharine O'Neil, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Brannick, "Ireland Tithe Applotment Books, 1814-1855"

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