Bridget was born in Ballinrobe 5 November 1834.
She came to Australia as a passenger on the Panama arriving 12 January 1850 as a member of the Earl Grey Scheme for Irish orphans.
She married Thomas Gardiner 15 August 1852. They had 13 children.
She was my great grandmother.
|Date of Birth||1834 (circa)|
|Date of Death||1915 (circa)|
|Father (First Name/s and Surname)||Michael McDonough. According to shipping records Michael was dead in 1850.|
|Mother (First Name/s and Maiden)||Mary. Although Bridget came to Australia as an Irish orphan and according to the shipping records her mother was still living in 1850.|