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Mary Anne Byrne nee Walsh

My Great-grandmother is proving difficult to track down. Below is the information I currently have about her. Sometimes its easier to put it down in one place so that you can shuffle it around to make some sense of it.

  • According to the Irish Census for 1901 & 1911 she was born in Dublin City, Dublin
  • The Irish Census for 1901 was recorded on the 31st March
  • The Irish Census for 1911 was recorded on the 2nd April
  • On the 1901 Irish Census she stated her age as 29 years
  • On the 1911 Irish Census she stated her age as 38, making her year of birth approx 1872/1873
  • She has recorded that she is able to read and write
  • On the 1911 Irish Census she has stated that she has been married 22 years to William Byrne, making the year of their marriage approx 1889.
  • She also states that in 1911 she had 6 children born alive, though only 4 were still living at the time
  • Her children were -  Patrick born approx 1893, died 23/4/1953; Michael born approx 1894; Mary born 1900, died 2/1/1969; William Joseph born 23/7/1904 died 12/6/1969; Thomas born 8/11/1913 died 14/9/1968; and Dick Byrne
  • In 1904, at the time of my grandfathers birth, William Joseph, they were living at 55 Bridgefoot St,Dublin, Ireland

On the 1911 Irish Census return the family recorded the following information for their address.                                       County - City of Dublin
                                       Poor Law Union - South Dublin
                                       Barony/Ward - Ushers Quay
                                       Parish - St Catherine's
                                       City - Dublin
                                       Parliamentary Borough - Dublin
                                       Parliamentary Division - St Patrick's
                                       Street & No of House - 62 Bridgefoot Street

Have you this ancestor in your tree? Please leave a comment & contact details if you do.



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