William (ii) O'Brien and Bridget Cahill PDF Print E-mail
Written by Dennis O'Brien   
Saturday, 06 October 2012 11:15

William O'Brien and Bridget Cahill (1830’s – 1910’s)

William’s Individual Facts:

  • Father:    William (1) O'Brien
  • Mother:    Mary Conway
  • Birth:    15 06 1838 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland
  • Census:    1901 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland
  • Burial:    1907 in Cappamore, Limerick, Ireland; Towerhill Cemetery
  • Death:    27 04 1907 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland
  • Education:    Read & write
  • Occupation:    Farmer
  • Religion:    RC


Marriage to Bridget Cahill: 02.02.1875 in Limerick, Ireland; County

Bridget’s Individual Facts:

  • Father:    Denis Cahill
  • Mother:    Unknown
  • Birth:    1849 in Ballyneety, Limerick, Ireland
  • Census:    1901 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland
  • Census:    1911 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland
  • Death:    30 11 1923 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland
  • Burial:    Cappamore, Limerick, Ireland
  • Education:    Read & write
  • Religion:    RC


Children of William and Bridget:


  1. William O'Brien, B: 1877 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland, D: 30 10 1954 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland, M: Mary Ryan, 1910 in Limerick, Ireland; Murroe.
  2. Thomas O'Brien, B: 28 01 1880, D: Abt. 1954.
  • Emigrated to Australia and lived all his remaining years in Sydney, believed to have died in 1954. Thomas never married nor had children.
  1. Mary O'Brien, B: 26 12 1881 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland, D: 02 07 1977 in Cappamore, Limerick, Ireland; Dromsally, M: James Blackwell, 1910.
  2. Denis O'Brien, B: 1883 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland, D: 01 05 1907 in Abington, Limerick, Ireland; Rath Townland.
  • Denis died the same week as his father, at age 24.