Cause of her death was carcinoma of the stomach over 4 months.4
Other names for Bridget were GEDDES, Bridget,5 GLADE, Bridget,6 MACCLOUD, Bridget,1 McCONVELL, Bridget,7 McCONVILL, Bridget,1 4 8 McCONVILLE, Bridget,3 McGADY, Bridget,4 McGEDDIE, Biddy 9 and McLEAN, Bridget.10
Bridget McConvill was recorded by the 1841 census for New Monkland living on the High Street with her husband, and three children. Her age was in the 30-34 years range and she had been born in Ireland.
William Sloan MD certified the cause of death.
Bridget married Patrick McCONVILLE, son of John McCONVILLE and Sarah HAMMILL. (Patrick McCONVILLE was born about 1814 in Ireland 8 and died 25 March 1905 at 11.50 am in Sickhouse, Dalry, Ayrshire, Scotland 5.). The cause of his death was senility.4
A couple named as Peter McConvill and Bridget Conley married in Clonallon RC parish in County Down on 6 March 1832. They are also recorded as parents of children baptised in the same parish, allowing for spelling variations. Some children's baptisms are recorded whose mother is name only as Bridget or Bridget McConvill(e). These children have not been included here, where the father's name is consistently recorded as Peter.
1 Irish Family History Foundation, Clonallon RC Parish County Down Church Baptism Record.
2 Roman Catholic Records, St Margaret's RC parish Airdrie Lanarkshire Baptisms 1845.
3 GRO Scotland, Bellshill Lanarkshire Deaths 1915.
4 GRO Scotland, Death 587 no 11 1897 Dalry Ayrshire.
5 GRO Scotland, Death 587 no 37 1905 Dalry Ayrshire.
6 GRO Scotland, Marriage certificate RDS 651/1 No 76 Airdrie 1870-son Henry.
7 Roman Catholic Records.
8 1841 UK Census, New Monkland RDS 651 West Parish En D 16 Page 13 High Street.
9 LDS Family Search, IGI.
10 Roman Catholic Records, Marriages St Margaret's RC Chapel Airdrie.
Irish Family History Foundation, Clonallon RC Parish County Down Church Marriage Record.