Francis Henry William Thomas Winifred Brownrigg Peter Welsh Thomson Margaret Jean Caldow /Hodsdon Frederick Edward Senior James Roger Francis Wyman Clark Richard Robertson Patricia Mae Mulligan Joachim Dido

Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Bridget Josephine MILLER / RYAN

Born C.1862 [2]
Married "Mike" Michael John RYAN in 1884 in Northampton [6]
Resided with her husband and children in Three Springs 1909-1915 [6] [19]
It was remarked that she "assisted so long and so ardently in everything pertaining to the welfare" of Three Springs [10: 23-Jul-1915]
Member of the Three Springs branch of the Liberal League - was Vice President in 1912 [39: 26-Nov-1912]
At the end of July 1915 herself and one of her daughters left Three Springs and shifted to Northampton [10: 23-Jul-1915]
Herself, her husband and their children were bid goodbye at a function held in Three Springs on Monday 9 August 1915 [10]
At their farewell function she was presented with a gold cross as a token of the esteem herself and her family were held in [10]
"All the town and his wife and best girl" attended their farewell, which consisted of speeches, dancing and singing [10: 13-Aug-1915]
Along with her husband and children left Three Springs in August 1915 and shifted to Northampton [10: 23-Jul-1915]
Later resided in the Perth suburb of Highgate [2]
Mother of Gladys Mary, Helen Martha Bridget, Leah Iris Mary, Gerald Forest and Kathleen Helena May [15] [39: 26-Aug-1938]
Died 25 August 1938; buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth WA (Roman Catholic, BA, 374) [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Bridget Josephine Miller / Ryan' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 2 July 2022 from [reference list]

Use the below form or email

Comment, memory or story about this person
Suggested correction or additional information
Question or general feedback
Please enter this code into the box to confirm your request.