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William Corcoran
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Birth: 1819
County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Aug. 30, 1915
York County
Nebraska, USA

St. Edward Sun September 3, 1915
Died--At Benedict, Nebraska, at the home of his daughter, on Monday, August 30, 1915, William Corcoran, of old age, being about 96 years old. He was born in the county of Cork, Ireland in 1819, coming to the United States when nine years old, living most of the time at Dubuque, Iowa, until about 40 years ago when he took a homestead and tree claim in the Fairview neighborhood, where W. A. Buchtel now lives. He was married 57 years ago to Miss Sarah Cunningham, and ten children were born to them all living: William of Columbus, John of Greeley Center, Steve of St. Edward, Mrs.Lizzie Shoeberg and Mrs. Kate Smith, of Seattle, Washington, Patrick of the Philipine Islands, Mrs. Maggie DeGraw, of Benedict, Dan of Woodville and David of Cedar Rapids. Their mother died eight years ago. The funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at the Catholic church here by Father Mulligan. Burial was made beside his wife.
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  Sarah Bridget Cunningham Corcoran (1843 - 1907)
  David Edward Corcoran (1880 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Edward Catholic Cemetery
Saint Edward
Boone County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Linda Jenkins Werts
Record added: Jun 12, 2008
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William Corcoran
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William Corcoran
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William Corcoran
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