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Brendan Joseph
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I am trying on my husband's great grandmother, Bresher

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Hi Brendan,I am trying to follow up on my husband's great grandmother, Margaret Bresher who married John Strange in Limerick, Ireland
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Genealogy
Expert:  Brendan Joseph replied 9 months ago.

Hello There,

About what year did they marry?

Have you the names of any children, approx birth date and place of birth?

Brendan

Expert:  Brendan Joseph replied 9 months ago.

Hello there,

They married 1870 in Limerick

Brendan

Expert:  Brendan Joseph replied 9 months ago.

Hello there,

Margarets father was Joseph, mother Elizabeth "Eliza"

Eliza was born 1826 and died 1899

In 1890 she is recorded as a publican (owned a pub) of New Road, Limerick.

There is a record for a Mary Bresher who married John Engell 1856 in Limerick.

Also this record:

First name(s)T J

Last nameBRESHER

TitleMR

GenderMale

Age27

Birth year1870

Marital statusS

OccupationGENTLEMAN

Departure year1897

Departure day2

Departure month1

Departure portSOUTHAMPTON

Destination portCAPE

DestinationCAPE

CountrySOUTH AFRICA

Destination countrySOUTH AFRICA

Ship nameGARTH CASTLE

Ship official number82849

Ship master's first nameW

Ship master's last nameWARDEN

Shipping lineDONALD CURRIE & COMPANY

CitySOUTHAMPTON

Ship destination portSOUTH AFRICA

Ship destination countrySOUTH AFRICA

Ship square feet4040

Ship registered tonnage2350

Number of passengers28

Record setPassenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960

CategoryImmigration & Travel

SubcategoryPassenger lists

Collections fromAustralia & New Zealand, United Kingdom, Ireland, United States & Canada

Brendan

Expert:  Brendan Joseph replied 8 months ago.

Hello there,

If you are happy with my answer please mark the question as answered.

Brendan

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