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John J. "johnny" Gallagher
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1872
County Donegal, Ireland
Death: Nov. 16, 1946
King County
Washington, USA

Son of John Gallagher - Mary McConagal.

John J Gallagher married Clara Mulligan in Seattle on July 30 1900. He was 28, a miner, b. in Ireland; she was 20, b. in Ireland to Samuel Mulligan-Mary Smith. Thomas R Mulligan was witness.

In 1910 Seattle John J Gallagher (38, Ireland, Immigration 1886)was with wife Clara (29, Ireland, immigaration 1891) with daughters Clara J (7,WA) and Edna M (3, WA).

In 1920, the family was in Seattle. daughter Clara Jane was 17, Mary Enna was 13.

Clara Jane Gallagher married Carl Waite Tonk on Aug 15 1921, with Robert Mulligan as witness. Clara was b. 12 May 1902 and died Sep 1986. In 1940, she was living with husband Carl W Tonk (47,Ill ) and daughter Marybelle Tonk (17, WA). Marybelle Tonk marrid John Charles Craig (22, Bremerton, apprentice sheet metal worker); she was a clerk-typist in Bremerton; the service by a Presbyterian minister was held 16 June 1942. Carl Waite Tonk (son of Albert E Tonk-Eva Waite) died in Seattle, age 68, on 26 Dec 1960.

Mary Edna Gallagher married Arthur Cornelius Hansen on 29 July 1928 in Seattle. In 1940 they were in Seattle. Arthur was 37, b. WA. Arthur's brother Clarence W (41, OH) was living with them.

John and Clara continued to live in Seattle.

Find A Grave contributor frankie gallagher reports
"john was born on owey island ,kincasslagh, co.donegal-his father, johnny gallagher,his mother mary mc gonagle, both owey island."
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  Clara Gallagher (1880 - 1961)
  Clara Jane Tonk (1902 - 1986)*
  Mary Edna Gallagher Hansen (1907 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Lake View Cemetery
King County
Washington, USA
Created by: Jon Ridgeway
Record added: Feb 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65405860
John J. johnny Gallagher
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John J. johnny Gallagher
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my great uncle, john `johnny beiti`gallagher, owey island kincasslagh, co. donegal. would love to find out more about him email
- frankie gallagher
 Added: Jan. 24, 2015

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