Bridget Drohan1,2,3

F, b. 1844, d. 1931
FatherThomas Drohan5 d. b 1890
MotherBridget Fitzgerald4 b. 1803, d. 5 Jun 1891
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Taryn Lynn Phelan
           Bridget Drohan was born in 1844 at County Waterford, Ireland..1,6,7
     Bridget Drohan married William Begley, son of John Begley and Mary O'Connor, on 22 February 1873 at Ardmore Parish, Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland. Witnesses were Michael Foley (groom) and Mary Fitzgerald (bride). Officiator was M. Walsh.8,2,9
     Bridget Drohan was an informant to the birth of Eileen Begley, her daughter, on 29 September 1883 at Ballinamona, County Waterford, Ireland; Her mother was an informant to her birth.10,11,12,13 Bridget Drohan was an informant of the death of Bridget Fitzgerald, her mother on 5 June 1891 at Grallagh, Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland; of debility.14
     Bridget Drohan resided in June 1891 at Ballinamona, County Waterford, Ireland.14
     Bridget Drohan resided in November 1892 at Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.15 She was an informant of the death of John Drohan, her brother on 24 November 1892 at Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland..15,16,17 Kathleen Healey said that there were two Begleys sisters in Ireland that were "devils." They so objected to an engagement of someone in the family that they wouldn't let the girl in the house. He broke off the relationship. The two sisters were living together (Could they have been Eileen and Mary Ellen?)18
     Bridget Drohan appears as Bridget Begley, age 52, in the census of 1901 at Ballynamona, Ardmore Parish, County Waterford, Ireland,in the household of William Begley as his wife with John Begley, Michael Begley, Mary Ellen Begley, Eileen Begley and William Joseph Begley, their children.2
     Bridget Drohan appears as Bridget Begley, age 66, in the census of 2 April 1911 at Ballynamona, Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland,in the household of William Begley as his wife; Bridget Lynch, a 16 year old gir,l was visiting the family at this time and a farm servant, Michael Connors, age 50, was also enumerated with the Begleys.3
     Bridget Drohan died in 1931.19

Family

William Begley b. c 1841
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1901Ballynamona, Ardmore Parish, County Waterford, IrelandBridget Drohan appears as Bridget Begley, age 52, in the census of 1901 at Ballynamona, Ardmore Parish, County Waterford, Ireland,in the household of William Begley as his wife with John Begley, Michael Begley, Mary Ellen Begley, Eileen Begley and William Joseph Begley, their children.2
1911Ballynamona, Ardmore, County Waterford, IrelandBridget Drohan appears as Bridget Begley, age 66, in the census of 2 April 1911 at Ballynamona, Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland,in the household of William Begley as his wife; Bridget Lynch, a 16 year old gir,l was visiting the family at this time and a farm servant, Michael Connors, age 50, was also enumerated with the Begleys.3

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
June 1891Ballinamona, County Waterford, IrelandBridget Drohan resided in June 1891 at Ballinamona, County Waterford, Ireland.14
November 1892Grallagh, County Waterford, IrelandBridget Drohan resided in November 1892 at Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.15

Citations

  1. [S1244] Brigid Drohan's Baptismal Record, 19 April 1844, Irish Family History Foundation.
  2. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Ballynamona, Ireland.
  3. [S1015] 2 April 1911 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Ballynamona, Ireland.
  4. [S1244] Brigid Drohan's Baptismal Record: shows mother as Brigid Fitzgerald, 19 April 1844, Irish Family History Foundation.
  5. [S1244] Brigid Drohan's Baptismal Record: shows father as Thomas Drohan, 19 April 1844, Irish Family History Foundation.
  6. [S1015] 2 April 1911 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Ballynamona, Ireland, shows age 66 and birthplace as County Waterford.
  7. [S735] Debra Jean McManus Iacono, GEDCOM File for Bridget Drohan Begley, shows that she was about 86 when she died.
  8. [S1272] Marriage Record of William Begley and Brigid Drohan: 22 February 1873.
  9. [S737] Debra Jean McManus Iacono, "Bridget Begley's Group Record."
  10. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: Ellen Begley; Birth: 29 September 1883, Ballinamona, County Waterford, Ireland. (Registered 17 October 1883).
  11. [S1275] Eilen Begley's Baptismal Record, 30 September 1883, Irish Family History Foundation.
  12. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Ballynamona, Ireland, shows age 17 and birthplace as County Waterford.
  13. [S1015] 2 April 1911 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Ballynamona, Ireland, shows age 24 and birthplace as County Waterford.
  14. [S308] Bridget Drohan, Bridget Drohan's Death Registration.
  15. [S307] John Drohan, John Drohan's Death Registration.
  16. [S1266] Ireland Death Index, 1864-1958: John Drohan (Registration District: Youghal; Oct-Nov-Dec 1892; Volume 4, Page 518, Family History Library Number 101597).
  17. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes, 1845-1958; John Drohan; Registration District: Youghal; Record Type: Deaths; Registration Date-Quarter: Oct-Dec 1892; Film Number: 101597; Volume 4; Page 518; Digital GS Number: 4200679; Image Number: 00225.
  18. [S326] Interview, Kathleen Healey, December, 1996.
  19. [S735] Debra Jean McManus Iacono, GEDCOM File for Bridget Drohan Begley.
  20. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Ballynamona, Ireland, shows mother as Bridget Begley.
  21. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: Michael Begley; shows mother as Bridget Begley, formerly Drohan.
  22. [S1548] NLI Collection of Catholic Parish Registers, online www.registers.nli.ie, Michal Begley; Natus: 24 Septembris 1875. Nomina Parentum: Gulielmus Begley et Brigida Drohan. Rite fuit baptizatus: 25 Septembris 1875. Vicario: M. Walsh. Patrinis: Thomas Drohan et Margarita Tarrisfy.
  23. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Michael Begley, 24 September 1875; shows mother as Bridget Drohan.
  24. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: Mary Begley; shows her mother as Bridget Begley, formerly Drohan.
  25. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Mary Begley; 22 January 1877; shows her mother as Bridget Begley Drohan.
  26. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: Bridget Begley; Mother: Bridget Begley, formerly Drohan.
  27. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: Thomas Begley; shows his mother as Bridget Begley, formerly Drohan.
  28. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: Richard Begley; Mother: Bridget Begley, formerly Drohan.
  29. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: Ellen Begley; shows mother as Bridget Begley, formerly Drohan.
  30. [S1438] Ireland Civil Births Index: William Begley; Mother: Bridget Begley, formerly Drohan.