When Honora Bridget Dempsey was born on 19 March 1896, in Verona, Boone, Kentucky, United States, her father, Mike Dempsey, was 43 and her mother, Catherine Mary, was 39. She lived in Walton, Boone, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 30 May 1943, at the age of 47, and was buried in Nazareth, Nelson, Kentucky, United States.
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Díomasaigh ‘descendant of Díomasach’, a byname meaning ‘proud, haughty’, from díomas ‘pride’. The name was occasionally Anglicized as Proudman (see Proud ). Compare McGimsey .