Bridget Jordan1

ID# 2896, (c 1830-1902)
Bridget (Jordan) Hogan
Photograph courtesy of Greg Hogan
     Bridget Jordan was born about 1830 in Ballindaggan, Templeshanbo, Co Wexford, IrelandG.2,1 She was the daughter of Michael Jordan and Mary Farrell.1 She immigrated to South Crosby Twp, Leeds County, Ontario, with her parents Michael Jordan and Mary Farrell between 1845 and 1847.3,4 She married James Hogan on 13 October 1855 in St Edward the Confessor Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, OntarioG.5 She died on 3 May 1902 of a brain aneurysm in South Himsworth Twp, Parry Sound District, Ontario.2 She was buried in St Mary's Cemetery, Brudenell, Renfrew County, Ontario. St Mary's Cemetery is also known as Our Lady of the Angels (Old).6,7

Research Note: I have assumed that Michael Jordan, Mary Farrell, and their children were born in Ballindaggin, Co Wexford because their daughter Margaret's tombstone says "native of Ballindaggin, County Wexford, Ireland."8
Last Edited=14 Mar 2018

Citations

  1. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997).
  2. [S1894] Bridget Hogan, Death Registration 020258 (2 Jun 1902), Archives of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario.
  3. [S280] Conclusion based on cited detail: Honora Jordan was born in Ireland about 1845; Mary Farrell Jordan died in Ontario in 1847.
  4. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997), (says 1845).
  5. [S1427] Volume A, Baptisms, marriages, burials 1846-1868: marriage of James Hogan and Bridget Jordan; np, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, image 189.
  6. [S1896] Drouin Collection. Viewed on 13 March 2018, at ancestry.ca, database: Ontario, Canada, Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1802-1967: Brudenell 1896-1923; burial of Bridget Hogan; page 191, image 92.
  7. [S648] Find a Grave, online (http://www.findagrave.com, accessed: March 2018), memorial # 158136981.
  8. [S60] Michael Dunn & Margaret Jordan Tombstone, Philipsville Catholic Cemetery, Philipsville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2000.