When Mary Katherine Bermingham was born on 4 November 1851, in Dublin, Ireland, her father, Patrick Twiss Bermingham, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth Catherine Rutledge, was 19. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1856 and lived in New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1880. She died in New York City, New York, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Irish Liam, Sinead.
Irish (of English origin): variant of Birmingham . This form of the surname is found mainly in Ireland.
History: The Bermingham family take their surname from lands held at what is now a great city in the West Midlands of England, but it was brought to Ireland as early as the 12th century. The Norman baron Robert de Bermyngeham was a follower of Strongbow (see Clare ); his name is found on a number of Irish charters between 1175 and 1179. The family was also known as Mac Fheorais (see Corish ) in Ireland, named for Piers (Gaelic Feoras) de Bermyngeham, the father of Robert.
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