Place of migration:
Migrated to/Born in Australia

Bridget was born about 1810 in Rineanna, Co Clare, Ireland to parents John O'DEA and Bridget SAGE She died on 09 May 1893 in Burrowa, NSW. She was buried in 1893 in Murringo, NSW. Following Irish Naming patterns Bridget would have been the 3rd daughter.

Bridget O’Dea married Patrick McInerney in 1830 in Ballycally, Clare, Ireland.

BRIDGET-Arrival in Colony 1879-(details as per Ship’s Log): Bridget McInerney (nee O’Dea) came to Australia at the age of 68 years as an Assisted Immigrant on board the steamer BLAIR ATHOLE departing London and arriving in Sydney on 4th March, 1879 . Records show Bridget was NOT accompanied by family. Deposit paid by her son, Thomas McInerney.

Ship’s Log Details as transcribed:

Name: Bridget McInerney

Age: 68

Calling: Housekeeper  

Native Place and Country: Clare

Parents’ Names and if alive, their address: B. O’Dea (Mother)

Religion: R.C.

Read or Write: Neither

Relative in Colony: Mary Keane, Randwick (Bridget’s daughter)

This Chronicle has been adapted from "Where Irish settled in Australia".

Additional Information
Date of Birth 1810 (circa)  
Place of Death Murringo, NSW, Australia  


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