Birth Name: Kathryn Bridget Moynahan
Place of Birth: Binghamton, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: April 28, 1971
Bridget Moynahan is an American actress and model. She is of Irish descent. Bridget has a child with her ex-boyfriend, football player Tom Brady.
Bridget’s paternal grandfather is Andrew John Moynahan (the son of John E. Moynahan and Mary M. Neville). Andrew was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, to Irish parents.
Bridget’s paternal grandmother is Helen C. Bradley (the daughter of James Bradley and Mary Ann McGuire). Helen was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, to Irish parents, from Ardstraw Parish, County Tyrone, Ireland. James was the son of James Bradley and Margaret Mullan.
Bridget’s maternal grandparents are John J. Moriarty and Irene K. Horihan.
Bridget is a third cousin of actress and comedian Rosie O’Donnell. Bridget’s paternal great-great-grandparents, James Bradley and Margaret Mullan, were also paternal great-great-grandparents of Rosie O’Donnell.
Sources: Genealogy of Bridget Moynahan (focusing on her father’s side) – http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Genealogical chart showing ancestral relationship between Bridget Moynahan and Rosie O’Donnell – http://www.farmingdale.edu
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