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Hugh Brennan

Hugh Brennan

Male 1862 - 1909  (47 years)

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  • Name Hugh Brennan  [1, 2, 3
    Baptism 20th April 1862  St Malachy's RC Church, Shankill, Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sponsors James Brennon and Rose Brennon 
    Born 20 April 1862  Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1886  [1, 2, 3
    Mechanic 
    Residence 1886  2 Dunlewey Street, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1890  8 Leeson Street, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1892  8 Susan Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1895  8 Leeson Street, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1899  Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Fitter 
    Residence 1899  19 Fallswater Street, Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1901  13 Fallswater Street, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hugh and Lizzie Brennan 1901 census Fallswater St Belfast
    Hugh and Lizzie Brennan 1901 census Fallswater St Belfast
    Occupation 1906  Belfast, Co. Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Fitter 
    Residence 1906  7 Dunlewey Street, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Record ID Number 265 
    Died 7 Sept 1909  71 Falls Road, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID P608  Brennancass
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2016 

    Father James Brennan,   b. 13 January 1838, Denton Holm, Caldewgate, Carlisle, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine Lynch,   b. 1837, County Cavan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After:1901-00-00, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 August 1858  St Mary and St Joseph, Roman Catholic Chapel, Chapel Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth "Lizzie" Kearns,   b. 3 July 1864, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1886-01-20  St Peter's RC Church, Belfast, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Association Private (Relationship: Son) 
    Children 
     1. Private
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F98  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Hugh and Lizzie Brennan 1901 census Fallswater St Belfast
    Hugh and Lizzie Brennan 1901 census Fallswater St Belfast

  • Notes 
    • Parish/ District ST MALACHY'S
      Date Of Birth 20/04/1862
      Date of Baptism 20/04/1862
      First name HUGH
      Surname BRENNAN
      Sex Male
      Denomination Roman Catholic
      Fathers Firstname JAMES
      Fathers Surname BRENNAN
      Fathers Occupation
      Mother Firstname CATHERINE
      Mother Surname LYNCH
      Witness1 Firstname JAMES
      Witness1 Surname BRENNAN
      Witness2 Firstname ROSE
      Witness2 Surname BRENNAN
      Street
      Townland Belfast
      Town Belfast
      County CO Antrim
      Misc
      REV W BLANEY ś0 2 6.
      In the 1901 census Hugh Lizzie and their son Walter were living at 13 Fallswater Street off the Falls Road. Hugh is listed in the Belfast Street Directory as a Fitter. The word fitter was originally applied to a joiner but in the 19th century it became a common term for a person who assembled several portions of machinery together. In the 1901 census Hugh's occupation is listed as a Fitter Mechanic at Works.
      His wife Lizzie gives her age as 32 can read and write and born in Belfast.
      Walter can also read and write aged 13 and a scholar born in Belfast.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-2128415710] CASSIDYLOFTUSBRENNAN.FTW.
      Date of Import: 1 Jun 2006

    2. [S-2128415711] CASSID.
      Date of Import: 21 May 2007

    3. [S-2128415712] CASSIDYZ1.FTW.
      Date of Import: 21 May 2007

    4. [S-2128415746] England and Wales, Marriage Index: 1837-1983, FreeBMD, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006), General Register Office Application No COL 229913, 1858.
      Type: Marriages Start date: Sep 1858 End date: Sep 1858 Volume: 10b Page: 484

    5. .
      James and Catherine were married by Father Luke Curry at the Church of St Mary and St Joseph, Chapel Street, Carlisle which was erected in 1824. James was aged 20 and Catherine was 21. He gave his occupation as Commercial Clerk and she was a Cotton Winder. They both gave their address as Heads Nook, which is a village about three miles from Wetheral and the witnesses at their marriage were Francis Hamilton and Catherine McCourt. Catherine's signature is marked by a cross indicating that she could not write.

    6. .
      Hugh Brennan married Lizzie Kearns on 20 Jan 1886. They were married by Father J Moore in St Peters RC Church Belfast Shankill County Antrim. Witnesses at the marriage were Bridget Dorrity and William Spallen. At the time of their marriage Elizabeth or Lizzie as she came to be known was living at 71 Falls Road Belfast and Hugh was living at 2 Dunlewy Street Belfast.[CASSID 2.FTW]


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