|Posted By:||irene hutchison|
|Post Date:||February 06, 2013 at 12:42:10|
|Forum:||Ireland Genealogy Forum|
ooking for information on Margaret Corrigan born abt 1820 in Ireland married someone by the last name Goodwin
Mary born about 1840 married John Keegan.
I have mary's birth date as 25 Mar 1840
John was from Oristown, Meath, Ireland. According to John's obit, his brother-in-law was from County Meath, Ireland as well
Eliza born about 1844
Patrick abt 1848 - he may have come over to the San Francisco area
Thomas abt 1846 believed he died in San Francisco, California area
obit I found
John Keegan - Was born in County Meath, Ireland, April 16,1839. At the age of twenty-eight he left his native land and came to America, and first located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, where he remained until 1868. In that year he started via Isthmus of Panama, to California, and on arriving in this State he came directly to Napa County and to Knoxville, where he embarked in mining until 1877, when he took charge of his hotel, and he has since carried on that business there. Mr. Keegan was united in marriage May 18,1867, to Miss Mary Goodwin, who was born in Ireland, March 25,1840. They have eight living children: Katie, Elizabeth, John, Rosanna, Mary, Theresa, Agnes and Alice, and one deceased.
History of Napa and Lake Counties,: San Francisco, Cal.: Slocum, Bowen & Co., Publishers, 1881
Transcribed by Julie Appletoft, February, 2007 Page 505
KEEGAN - In this city, February 21, 1896, John beloved
husband of Mary, brother of Richard J. Keegan; father of Lizzie, John, Rose,
Theresa, Agnes and Alice Keegan, Mrs T. McGrorey and Mrs G. Nightingale and
brother-in-law of Thomas Goodwin a native of County Meath, Ireland aged 57
years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the
funeral tomorrow (Sunday), at 9 o'clock a.m. from his late residence, 214
first street, thence to St Brendan's Church, where a solemn requiem mass
will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 9:30
o'clock a.m. Interment - Holy Cross Cemetery.
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