Our ancestor, Bridgette O’Connell was the daughter of Patrick O’Connell(1821-1891?), and Johanna Kenrick(1823-1881?) of County Limerick Ireland(?). Johanna believed to be the daughter of John Kenrick(D46), also of Ireland.
Some family records indicate Johanna Kenrick born in Ireland 1823. Johanna Kenrick O'Connell died 1881 in Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio.
Johanna Kenrick believed to be brother of Edward Kenrick.