Bridget (Howard) Kernan

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Bridget Kernan (Howard)

Birthplace: St Louis, MO, United States
Death: October 11, 1940 (87)
St. Joseph's Home, St Charles, St. Charles, MO, United States
Place of Burial: St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Stephen J. Howard Sr. and Kitty Howard
Wife of Thomas Behan and Lawrence G. Kernan
Mother of William T. Behan; Joseph S. Behan; Gertrude Behan; Marie (Behan) Walsh; Mary "Mamie" (Behan) Reynolds and 5 others
Sister of John J. Howard; Ellen Howard; Michael J. Howard; Mary Catherine Quinn; Stephen J. Howard Jr. and 2 others

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About Bridget (Howard) Kernan

The 1910 United States Census lists Bridget as born in Missouri in 1852 as the widowed head of household in East St. Louis, Ward 2, St. Clair County, Illinois. Children listed as living with her at that time were Stephen, Agnes, "Margeritte" (Margaret) and Alice Kernan. Bridget's parents' names aren't given, but Ireland is listed as place of birth for both.

United States. Bureau of the Census. 13th census, 1910, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet ( : August 12, 2010). Family Number 91, Page 4

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In the 1860 census, Bridget is living in the 9th Ward, St. Louis:,_St._Louis_City

Before her death, Bridget lived at 721 Clay Avenue, St. Louis, MO

____________________________________________________________ 1910 census on lists Bridget as 58-years-old and a widow. Her address was 1811 Trendley Avenue, East St. Louis, Mo. This house is still visible on Google Maps.

Added by Meg Shelley-Heier 3/2/13, using Kitty Shelley's Geni account.

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Bridget (Howard) Kernan's Timeline

May 6, 1853
St Louis, MO, United States
November 23, 1873
February 28, 1874
United States
December 25, 1889
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
February 8, 1892
Missouri, United States
June 21, 1893
St Louis, MO, United States