Bridget Kennedy

Female 1846 - 1916  (70 years)


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  • Name Bridget Kennedy 
    Born 1846  O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 29 Oct 1846  St Patricks Church, O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Baptism - Bridget Kennedy
    Baptism - Bridget Kennedy
    Bridget Kennedy was Baptised 29 October 1846 at Catholic Church, O'Callaghan's Mills, County of Clare, Ireland, in the Dioceses of Killaloe.

    Catholic Parish Registers at the National Library of Ireland, Microfilm 02476/08/page 50 - O'Callaghan's Mills.
    St Patrick's Catholic Church, O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland
    St Patrick's Catholic Church, O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland
    The construction of the present church of St Patrick at O'Callaghan's Mills was begun in March 1839. Maurice O'Connell of Kilgory laid the foundation stone, the first Mass was said in it the following Christmas and it was dedicated by Bishop Kennedy in March 1840. It was refurbished extensively in 1979-1980
    Gender Female 
    Residence 29 Oct 1846  O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Baptism record of Bridget Kennedy states Residence " O'Callaghan's Mills". 
    Immigration 11 Jan 1855  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Daniel Kennedy, along with Wife Judy Kennedy and Daughter Bridget Kennedy aged 8 and daughter Hannah aged 2 departed Plymouth England aboard the Rajasthan. Hanna died on the voyage and the family arrived in Sydney 11 January 1855 and remained in quarantine until 25th January 1855.  
    Passenger List - Rajasthan
    Passenger List - Rajasthan
    Daniel and Judy (Johanna) Kennedy with children Bridget aged 8 and Hanna aged 2 left Plymouth, England, 24 September 1854,aboard the Rajasthan arriving in Sydney on 11th January 1855. Hanna died during the voyage. The ship and passengers remained in quarantine until 25th January 1855.
    Died 1916  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death Registration - Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy)
    Death Registration - Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy)
    Bridget Hawkins died 1916, Sydney New South Wales, Australia. Father Daniel, Mother Johanna, Registration Year 1916, Registration Number 15436.
    Funeral 13 Nov 1916  87 Rose Street, Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    The funeral of Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy) left 87 Rose Street Sydney at 1pm Monday 13 November 1916 for the Catholic Cemetery Rookwood, New South Wales, Australia. These funeral notices were published in The Sydney Morning Herald Newspaper, Monday 13 November 1916, Page 5. 
    Funeral Notice - Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy)
    Funeral Notice - Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy)
    Bridget Hawkins funeral departed 87 Rose Street, Sydney at 1pm, Monday 13 November 1916 for the Catholic Cemetery, Rookwood, New South Wales Australia. These funeral notices were published in The Sydney Morning Herald Newspaper, Monday 13 November 1916, page 5.
    Buried 13 Nov 1916  Catholic Cemetery Necropolis, Rookwood, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Burial Details - Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy)
    Burial Details - Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy)
    Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy) was buried at the Rookwood Catholic Cemetery & Crematorium, New South Wales, Australia, 13 Nov 1916. She is buried beside her loving husband, Thomas Hawkins, in Section: Grave Mortuary 2, Area C, Grave 2334.
    Person ID I11842  Tucker Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2015 

    Father Daniel Kennedy,   b. 1820, Clonlea, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1893, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Johanna O'Connor,   b. 1821, O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1908, Tottenham Street, Granville, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 5 Feb 1846  O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Marriage of Daniel Kennedy and Johanna (Judy) O'Connor
    Marriage of Daniel Kennedy and Johanna (Judy) O'Connor
    Daniel Kennedy and Johanna (Judy) O'Connor were Married at St Patrick's Church, O'Callaghan's Mills, County Clare, Ireland 5 February 1846.
    St Patrick's Catholic Church, O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland
    St Patrick's Catholic Church, O'Callaghan's Mills, Clare, Ireland
    The construction of the present church of St Patrick at O'Callaghan's Mills was begun in March 1839. Maurice O'Connell of Kilgory laid the foundation stone, the first Mass was said in it the following Christmas and it was dedicated by Bishop Kennedy in March 1840. It was refurbished extensively in 1979-1980
    Family ID F2006  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Hawkins 
    Married 1868  Newtown, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Marriage Registration - Bridget Kennedy and Thomas Hawkins
    Marriage Registration - Bridget Kennedy and Thomas Hawkins
    Bridget Kennedy married Thomas Hawkins 1868 at Newtown, New South Wales, Australia.
    Children 
     1. Ann Hawkins,   b. 1869, Newtown, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F3761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S367] New South Wales, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists 1828-1896, (Ancestry, Australia), 2 and 3 (Reliability: 3), 11 Jan 1855.
      See attached Passenger listing for the ship Rajasthan.

    2. [S369] National Library of Ireland, 50 (Reliability: 3), 29 Oct 1846.
      See page 50 of attached Microfilm 02476/08, O'Callaghan's Mills, County of Clare, Diocese of Killaloe, Baptisms September 1846 to December 1846. For Bridget Kennedy baptised 29 October 1846.

    3. [S369] National Library of Ireland, 50 (Reliability: 3), 29 Oct 1846.
      See attached microfilm 02476/08 page 50 -O'Callaghan's Mills, County of Clare, Diocese of Killaloe, Baptisms Sep 1846 to Dec 1846. Bridget Kennedy 29 October 1846.

    4. [S369] National Library of Ireland, Microfilm 02476/08 - Page 50 (Reliability: 3), 29 Oct 1846.
      See attached Baptism record of Bridget Kennedy - Residence "O'Callaghan's Mills".

    5. [S367] New South Wales, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists 1828-1896, (Ancestry, Australia), 2 and 3 (Reliability: 3), 11 Jan 1855.
      See attached passenger list of the Rajasthan dated 11 Jan 1855.

    6. [S4] NSW BDM, New South Wales Government, Reg No. 15436/1916 (Reliability: 3), 1916.
      Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy) died 1916, Sydney, New South Wales, Registration year 1916, Registration Number 15436.

    7. [S94] The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 (Reliability: 3), 13 Nov 1916.
      See attached funeral notice for Bridget Hawkins, published in The Sydney Morning Herald Newspaper, Monday 13 November 1916, page 5.

    8. [S94] The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 (Reliability: 3), 13 Nov 1916.
      See attached funeral notice of Bridget Hawkins (n. Kennedy) published in the Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Monday 13 November 1916, Page 5.

    9. [S139] Rookwood Catholic Cemetery (Reliability: 3), 13 Nov 1916.
      Bridget Hawkins buried 13 November 1916 at Rookwood catholic Cemetery & Crematorium, New South Wales, Australia. she is buried beside her husband in Section: Grave Mortuary 2, Area: C, Grave: 2334. See attached Rookwood Catholic Cemetery & Crematorium Register No. 135736, burial details.

    10. [S4] NSW BDM, New South Wales Government, Death Registration Number 2830/1908 (Reliability: 3), 17 Mar 1908.
      See attached Death Certificate 2830/1908

    11. [S369] National Library of Ireland, Page 20 Microfilm 02476/09 (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 1846.
      National Library of Ireland, Catholic Parish Registers, O'Callaghan's Mills, Microfilm 02476/09 Page 20, Jan 1846 to May 1846.

    12. [S4] NSW BDM, New South Wales Government, Reg No. 1236/1868 (Reliability: 3), 1868.
      Bridget Kennedy married Thomas Hawkins 1868, Newtown, New South Wales, Australia. Registration year 1868, Registration Number 1236.


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