Bridget SCANLAN

Female Abt 1825 - 1913  (~ 88 years)


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  • Name Bridget SCANLAN 
    Born Abt 1825  County Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 19 Jun 1853  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    • Arrived on the John Fielden
      Departed Liverpool, England 11 March 1853 arrived Brisbane 19 June 1853

      Purcel      Anani      34      Farm Labourer   Clare
      Purcel      Bridget    26      Wife
      Purcel      Mary        7
      Purcel      Anne        5
      Purcel      Bridget     1
      Purcel      Infant girl [Catherine Rose]     Born on voyage [1 April 1853]
    Died 14 Oct 1913  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    • PURCELL.- On 14th October, 1913, at her residence, 391 Boundary-street, Spring Hill, Mrs. A. Purcell, relic of the late A. Purcell, aged 89 years. R.I.P.
    Funeral Service 15 Oct 1913  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5

    • FUNERAL NOTICE-The Friends of Mrs. ANDREW PURCELL, Senr., deceased are respectfully invited to attend her Funeral, to move from her late residence, No. 391 Boundary-street, Spring Hill, THIS (Wednesday) AFTERNOON, at 3 o'clock, to the Toowong Cemetery.
      K. M. SMITH, Undertaker.       

      FUNERAL NOTICE-The Friends of Messrs. MICHAEL, THOMAS, JAMES, and ANDREW PURCELL are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral of their deceased Mother, to move from her late residence, No 391 Boundary-street, Spring Hill, THIS (Wednesday) AFTERNOON, at 3 o'clock, to the Toowong Cemetery.
      K. M. SMITH, Undertaker.
    Obituary 15 Oct 1913  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    The Brisbane Courier 

    • DEATH OF MRS. A. PURCELL.   
      Mrs. Purcell, relict of the late Mr. Andrew Purcell, died yesterday at her residence, Boundary-street, Spring Hill, after a short illness. The late Mrs. Purcell, who had reached the ripe age of 88 years, and her husband were natives of County Clare, Ireland, and arrived in Brisbane 60 years ago, in the ship John Fielding, settling on Spring Hill. The late Mrs. Purcell's husband predeceased her 29 years ago. The deceased lady, who was of a kindly disposition, was highly respected by all who knew her. She was remarkably active for her years, and retained all her faculties up to the time of her death. She leaves a family of four sons and three daughters, together with 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. The funeral will take place at 1 p.m. to-day.
    Buried 15 Oct 1913  Toowong, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Person ID I8548  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2018 

    Family Andrew PURCELL,   b. Abt 1811, County Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1888, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary PURCELL,   b. Abt 1846, County Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1912, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     2. Anne PURCELL,   b. Abt 1848, County Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1940, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years)
     3. Bridget PURCELL,   b. Abt 1852, County Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1937, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     4. Catherine Rose PURCELL,   b. 1 Apr 1853, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1931, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Michael PURCELL,   b. Abt 1855,   d. 28 Nov 1913, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     6. Thomas PURCELL,   b. 27 Jul 1857, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1921, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     7. John PURCELL,   b. 12 Jul 1859, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1913, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +8. James PURCELL,   b. 20 Jun 1861, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1922, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     9. Margaret PURCELL,   b. 5 Jun 1865, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1865, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Andrew Patrick PURCELL,   b. 5 Jun 1865, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1920, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F5601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1825 - County Clare, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 19 Jun 1853 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Oct 1913 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFuneral Service - 15 Oct 1913 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - The Brisbane Courier - 15 Oct 1913 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Oct 1913 - Toowong, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Bridget Purcell, Death date: 14/10/1913, Mother's name: Bridget -, Father/parent's name: Patrick Scanlan, Registration details: 1913/B/18302, ** born Ireland aged 88 years.

    2. [S655] Immigrant Ships Transcibers Guild, (http://www.immigrantships.net/), http://www.immigrantships.net/v3/1800v3/johnfielden18530619.html.

    3. [S16] Queensland Federation Index 1890-1914, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2004), 1913/B018302.

    4. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1913 'Family Notices.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 18 October, p. 4, viewed 10 August, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article19909470.

    5. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1913 'Family Notices.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 15 October, p. 4, viewed 10 August, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article19908936.

    6. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1913 'DEATH OF MRS. A. PURCELL.', The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933), 15 October, p. 17 Supplement: Courier Home Circle, viewed 10 August, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article19908960.

    7. [S120] Brisbane City Council cemetery burial records [database on-line], (http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au), Toowong Cemetery.