Catherine Bryan, daughter of John O’Brien and Mary Carroll was born on 24 Jan 1885 in Millom,
England. She died on 30 Apr 1977 in Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, UK. She married James
Bernard Roney, son of John Roney and Alice on 22 Dec 1917 at Our Lady and St. James Church, Millom in the district of Bootle in the county of Cumberland. He was born about 1884 and died about 1969. Catherine’s death certificate indicates that she died at home at 179 Greengate Street, Barrow. She is listed as the widow of James Bernard Roney – Public Assistance Officer (retired). Her death certificate was signed by daughter Mary Roney.
When they married, he was 34 years old and she was 32 years old. His occupation is listed as Royal Engineers and resided at 43 Lorne Road, Barrow in Furness. His father John’s occupation is listed as Accountant. Catherine’s occupation is school teacher and she resided at 20 Steel Green, Millom. Her father John’s occupation is Iron ore miner. The witnesses to the marriage are listed as John James Murry and Elizabeth O’Niell. John Kelly was the priest and the registrar was J.E. Howarth