Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameWilliam Storey BRIDEKIRK
Birth1792, South Shields
Death1843
FatherBRIDEKIRK
Marriage1822
SpouseEliza GRIFFITH
Birthc.1795
Death1861
FatherCharles GRIFFITH (1760-1818)
MotherBridget JONES (1762-)
Other spousesBaron LUDWIG
Notes for William Storey BRIDEKIRK
Emigrated to South Africa. Compositor in the Government Printing Office at the Cape. In 1824 he bought the Reverend JOHN PHILIP'S press and GEORGE GREIG'S type and started the South African Chronicle and Mercantile Advertiser.
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