Other names for Ann were Ann Brannan and Ann Brennan.
Added 1/9/10 from 1901 Census Marriage Dec 1881 could be Ann Brannan or Ann Cunningham, but from 1881 Census I think its Brannon. 3 different spellings of surname
Noted events in her life were:
• 1881 Census Whitehaven Brannen: Ann Brannen, daug aged 19, born Whitehaven,Housekeeper, 3 Apr 1881, 18 Front Row New Houses, Preston Quarter, Whitehaven. 2105
• 1901 Census, 1901 Usworth, Chester le Street, Durham: Ann McCourt aged 39 wife, born Whitehaven, 31 Mar 1901, 16 Double Row, Usworth, Chester le Street, Durham. 2106
• 1911 Census Usworth McCourt Gilbert: Ann McCourt wife mar aged 50 working at home born Whitehaven, 2 Apr 1911, 23 Edith Av., Usworth, Durham. 2107 Married for 30 years, 13 kids 4 died 9 living
Ann married Gilbert McCourt, son of Samuel McCourt and Elizabeth Unthank, in Dec 1881 in Whitehaven, , Cumberland, England.965 (Gilbert McCourt was born on 6 Nov 1856 in Whitehaven, , Cumberland, England 966 and died in Jun 1935 in Chester Le Street, Durham, England 967.)
Need to check 1891 census to see if we have the correct marriage