Bridget Teresa Carroll

Birth Name Bridget Teresa Carroll
Gender female
Age at Death 96 years, 3 months


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth January 1, 1900 Carrickasticken Townland, Forkhill Civil Paish, County Armagh, Ireland   1a 2a
Event Note

Superintendent Registrar's District: Newry, RD: Forkhill, Co. Armagh
1 January 1900, Carrickastickan
Bridget Carroll, daughter of Bernard Carroll, a farmer of Carrickasticken, and Bridget Carroll, formerly Hollywood. informant: the father

Census (Daughter) March 31, 1901 Carrickasticken Townland, Forkhill Civil Paish, County Armagh, Ireland   1a
Event Note

1901 Census, Carrickastickan (Forkhill, Armagh)
Bernard Corrall, 40, farmer
Bridget, 36
Mary 7
Owen 4
Patrick 3
Bridget 1
all Roman Catholic, all born in Armagh.


Census (Daughter) April 2, 1911 Carrickasticken Townland, Forkhill Civil Paish, County Armagh, Ireland   3a
Confirmation April 19, 1913 Jonesboro Catholic Parish, Archdiocese of Armagh, County Armagh, Ireland   4a
Event Note

Ireland, Select Catholic Confirmation Registers, 1775-1923
19 April 1913 in Sacred Heart Church, Jonesboro. [Saint Patrick's, Dromintee, was scratched out.]

Dromintee Girls
Carroll, Bridget Teresa, age 13, parents: Bernard and Brigid, of Carrickastickan


Residence 1925 Saltaire, Shipley, West Yorkshire, England   5a
Event Note

Brigid's last residence in England before leaving for America was Saltaire, West Yorkshire.

Immigration April 6, 1925 New York, New York, United States   5a
Event Note

Passenger Manifest of the SS Caronia, from Liverpool 29 March 1925, arrived New York April 6, 1925
Brigid Carroll, 25, single, a domestic, British citizen, Irish nationality, last permanent residence: Saltaire, England. nearest relative in the country she left: uncle Francis Hollywood, 5 Jane Street, Saltaire. Destination: uncle Michael Hollywood, 130 17th Avenue, Newark, NJ. born in Carrickastickan, Ireland. 5ft 2in, dark brown hair, hazel eyes. paid for the trip herself and is carrying $20. has not been in the US before. intends to stay permanently.


Arrival October 27, 1930 New York, New York, United States destination: Montclair Community Hospital, Montclair NJ 5b
Event Note

arriving New York 27 October 1930 on the SS Scythia from Liverpool 18 October 1930
Mary Carroll, 33, nurse, US citizen, Irish nationality, had been in the US from 1922 to 1930, in NJ
Bridgid Carroll, 30, nurse, British citizen, Irish nationality, born in Forkhill, Ireland, visa number, had been in the US from 1925 to 1930
for both: nearest relative in Ireland: father Mr Bernard Carroll, Carrachastickin, Forkhill, Co. Armagh, destination: Montclair Community Hospital, Montclair, NJ


Naturalization July 18, 1932 Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States res: 120 Harrison Ave, Montclair NJ 6a 5c
Event Note

New Jersey Naturalization Records
Petition for Citizenship
17 March 1932
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey at Newark, NJ
Brigid Carroll, born 3 February 1900, Co Armagh, Scotland [sic]
occupation: a nurse
residence 120 Harrison Avenue, Montclair
had declared her intention to be a citizen 13 December 1928, US District Court at Newark, NJ
not married
last foreign residence: Saltaire, England
arrived at New York 6 April 1925 on the Caronia, under the name Bridget Carroll
have lived in Essex County, New Jersey, since 6 April 1925
Elizabeth Elliott, nurse, living at 110 South 10th, Newark, NJ
Sarah Van Ness, housewife, living at 288 Myrtle Avenue, Irvington, NJ
they have known her since 1 January 1927 and testify she has lived in Newark since 3 September 1928

admitted as a citizen 18 July 1932


Arrival (Sister) October 15, 1933 New York, New York, United States destination: 120 Harrison Ave, Montclair, NJ 5c
Event Note

New York Arriving Passenger Lists
On the SS Transylvania from Belfast 5 October 1933, arriving New York 15 October 1933
List of US Citizens
Brigid Carroll, 33, naturalized District Court of New Jersey
U.S.P.P 561079?/ 561379?, 18 July 1932
Mary Carroll, 37, naturalized District Court of New Jersey
9 April 1928. U.S.P.P. 297983/ 297923
both returning to 120 Harrison Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey


Census April 10, 1940 Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, United States a hospital at 179 Lincoln Ave 7a
Event Note

1940 Census, Orange, Essex County, NJ, ED 7319 maybe, Sheet 81A
April 10, 1940
179 Lincoln Avenue

NJ Orthopedic Hospital and Dispensary
Bridget Carroll, 36, single, 2 years high school, born in Ireland, lived in Newark in 1935, nursing, hospital, worked 52 weeks last year for $720, worked 60 hours last week.

Census April 17, 1950 Maplewood Township, Essex County, New Jersey, United States   8a
Event Note

1950 US Census, Maplewood, New Jersey Sheet 5
April 17, 1950
At the Marcus L Ward Home for Aged and Respectable Bachelors and Widowers

Mary A Carroll, 51, never married, born in Ireland, nurse, private home - aged
Teresa Carroll, 46, never married, born in Ireland, nurse, private home - aged

Residence (Sister) January 31, 1979 Summit, Union County, New Jersey, United States 412 Morris Avenue  
Event Note

412 Morris Ave
Summit, NJ 07901
Jan 31 -79

My Dear Mick

Just a line to let you know we heard from Kay - She said Owen Farrell's son called and told her you were in the hospital the same time as his father - You had a nosebleed some times that relieves the blood pressure - How do you feel now - try and write a few lines and let us know.

We will probly be over there the first of April or the last day in March.

Did I tell you Mary fell on the ice and fractured her left wrist - but she is coming along ... now.

thank God .. about getting dose that your woman in Wm Johns place take care of you --we are glad you have someone like that around

We are having a lot of snow but it could be worse. How is Brigid Hanratty and Teddy also the Bradleys and the Golloglys and Mary Kate McNulty? Give them our regards and Mickey take care of yourself

and write soon
Best regards and God bless you
Mary & Bea

source: photo of letter.

Death April 1, 1996 Bridlington, Humberside, England   9a 10a
Event Note

US Social Security Application
Theresa Brigid Carroll [Theresa B Carroll]
Gender Female
Race White
Birth Date 3 Feb 1900
Birth Place Republic of Ireland
Death Date 1 Apr 1996
Bernard Carroll
Brigid Hollywood
SSN 120282209 [issued in New York between 1952 and 1954]
Notes 08 Nov 1983: Name listed as THERESA BRIGID CARROLL; 24 Apr 1996: Name listed as THERESA B CARROLL


Event Note

England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007
Teresa Bridgit Carroll
Death Age 96
Birth Date 2 Feb 1900
Registration Date Feb 1996
Registration district Bridlington
Inferred County Humberside
Register Number 38A
District and Subdistrict 5441
Entry Number 37


Event Note


in the U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
Theresa B. Carroll
Social Security Number 120-28-2209
Birth Date 3 Feb 1900
Issue year 1952-1954
Issue State New York
Last Residence 800, (U.S. Consulate) London, United Kingdom
Death Date 1 Apr 1996

[I don't think that means her checks were sent to the US Consulate. I think it just means that she was living in the UK when she died.]


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Bernard Carrollabout September 28, 1861January 7, 1946
Mother Brigid Hollywoodabout 1865December 4, 1908
    Sister     Mary Anne Carroll October 1, 1894 between February 1979 and October 1992
    Brother     Owen Carroll July 19, 1896 1971
    Brother     Patrick Carroll March 1, 1898
         Bridget Teresa Carroll January 1, 1900 April 1, 1996
    Brother     Michael James Carroll December 8, 1908 October 14, 1992

Source References

  1. 1901 Census of Ireland
      • Page: house 22 in Carrickasticken (Forkhill, Armagh)
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  2. Irish Civil Registration Records, Births
      • Page: Superintendent Registrar's District: Newry, RD: Forkhill, 1 Jan 1900, Bridget Carroll
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  3. 1911 Census of Ireland
      • Page: house 55 in Carrickastickan, Forkhill, Armagh
      • Citation:

  4. Ireland, Select Catholic Confirmation Registers, 1775-1923
      • Page: Jonesboro Parish, Archdiocese of Armagh, 19 April 1913, Dromintee girls
      • Citation:


  5. New York, Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924
      • Page: SS Caronia, arrived NY 6 Apr 1925, passenger: Brigid Carroll
      • Page: SS Scythia, arrived 18 October 1930
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      • Page: SS Transylvania, arrived 15 October 1933
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  6. New Jersey Naturalization Records
      • Page: Brigid Carroll, Petition 17 March 1932, Naturalization 18 July 1932
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  7. 1940 United States Census
      • Page: Orange, Essex County, NJ, ED 7319 maybe, Sheet 81A
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  8. 1950 United States Census
      • Page: Maplewood, New Jersey Sheet 5
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  9. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index
      • Page: Theresa Brigid Carroll, b 3 Feb 1900, d 1 Apr 1996
  10. England and Wales, Civil Registrations, Indexes
      • Page: Deaths, Teresa Bridgit Carroll, 1st Qtr 1996, Bridlington, Humberside, District and Subdistrict 5441, Register number 38A, entry number 37
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