Place of migration:
Migrated to/Born in Australia

Bridget Ryan was born in Castledermot, Kildare, in 1855 the daughter of Luke Ryan and Mary Adams/Abbot. Bridget migrated to Australia in 1879/80 from Palatine under the guidance of Major G C Bloomfield of Thornville House and sponsored from Australia by Pat Wall.

Her 1st task according to past Family handed down information is that she was a servant/nanny to Anthony Hordon and his Son who was suffering from Lukemia.

Bridget married William Durr who was the vigneron at "Cardington Station" near Molong NSW.

William & Bridget had 6 children and moved to Cumnock where they took up land and built a home at their Property "Burndale" Cumnock.

Additional Information
Date of Birth 1855 VIEW SOURCE
Date of Death 8th May 1934 VIEW SOURCE
Townland born Castledermot, Kildare  
Father (First Name/s and Surname) Luke Ryan  
Mother (First Name/s and Maiden) Mary Adams/Abbot  
Occupation servant/nanny  
Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname) William Durr  
Number of Children 6  
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