Bridget Byrne was born circa 1832 in Roscommon County, Ireland to Patrick Byrne and Margaret Wynn and died 4 June 1875 Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes.

Wedding at St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney (Roman Catholic). Bridget was a Catholic and George was a member of the Protestant church according to the wedding certificate. Witnessed by Charles and Mary Dean both of Sydney the minister being J E Gourbeillon and witnesses to all marks was J P B Casey.

According to her death certificate Bridget had spent 26 years in New South Wales and she died at the age of 42 - hence she could have been 16 when she arrived in New South Wales.


Offspring of George Muir and Bridget Byrne (c1832-1875)
Name Birth Death Joined with
George Muir(1853-1917)
John Joseph Muir(c1855-)
Henry Muir(1857-)
Mary Ann Muir (1859-1886)
Margaret Hilda Muir (1860-1942) 1860 Paddington, New South Wales, Australia 14 November 1942 Randwick, New South Wales, Australia Joseph John Palmer (1859-1900)
William John Muir(1862-)
Maria Muir (1865-1866)
Frederick Muir(1867-1893)


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