RENNY, Ann 2
Cause of her death was senility.
Other names for Ann were MULLRENNIE, Ann,3 MULRAINEY, Ann, O'RORKE, Ann,4 O'RORKE, Annie,5 O'ROURKE, Ann, RAINEY, Ann,4 6 7 RAINEY, Annie,8 RENNIE, Ann,7 8 RORKE, Anne, ROURK, Ann,3 ROURKE, Ann 6 8 and ROURKE, Annie.8
The 1871 census recorded Ann as 28 years, the same age as her husband John. Like him she was born in Ireland.
Norman McFarlane MB ChB certified the cause of death.
Ann married John ROURKE, son of Francis ROURKE (DNA Linked) and Margaret CAMPBELL (DNA Linked), on 29 December 1862 in RC Chapel, Wishaw, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 (John ROURKE was baptised on 25 September 1841 in Dungannon RC Parish, County Tyrone, Ireland 10 and died 1 September 1906 at 6.20 am in Lauchope Street, Chapelhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland.). The cause of his death was general debility.
The marriage was celebrated according to the rites and forms of the Roman Catholic Church. G. McBrearty, Catholic priest, presided. John Barret and Elizabeth Roark [sic] were the witnesses.
2 LDS, IGI.
3 GRO Scotland, Cambusnethan Parish Lanarkshire Deaths 1868.
4 GRO Scotland, Cathcart Parish Renfrewshire Marriages 1889.
5 GRO Edinburgh (2002), Bothwell Parish Lanarkshire; ED: 15; Page: 12.
6 GRO Scotland, Holytown District Lanarkshire Deaths 1947.
7 ancestry.co.uk, Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950.
8 GRO Scotland, Holytown District Lanarkshire Marriages 1895.
9 1871 UK census, Shotts v 655 En D 1 page 2.
(http://ifhf.rootsireland.ie), Dungannon RC Parish County Tyrone Church Baptism Record.