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  • Ann Brady [Convict "Lady Julianna" 1790] (1769 - d.)
    Ann BRADY was born c1769 Ann was convicted of stealing and was sentenced to 7 years transportation. She arrived in Sydney Cove on 3/6/1790 on "Lady Juliana" LINKS
  • Anthony Nicholas Brady (1841 - 1913)
    Anthony Nicholas Brady (August 22, 1841–July 22, 1913) was an American businessman born in Lille, France who emigrated to Troy, New York in 1857. Settling in Albany, New York he was first employed by...
  • Aveline Eveline Brady (1832 - 1860)
    Born in Cherokee, North Carolina, USA on 1828 to Gideon Franklin Morris and Rebecca. Aveline married James Brady and had 3 children. She passed away on 9 Aug 1860 in Cherokee, North Carolina, USA. 18...
  • Catherine Ranger (1806 - 1851)
    Haplogroup T2b2

About the Brady surname

The name Brady in Ireland is derived from the Irish name Mac Bradaigh meaning 'spirited'. Although the anglicised form should therefore be MacBrady, the prefix Mac has seldom if ever been used in modern times. The modern use of the prefix O instead of Mac with this name is erroneous. This Sept was based in County Cavan.

From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Brádaigh meaning "descendent of Brádach". The personal name Brádach probably derives from a Gaelic word meaning "large-chested".