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Michael Rafferty
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1839
Fountain County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 12, 1912
Montgomery County
Indiana, USA

Father: Michael Rafferty (According to census records - born between 1800 and 1810 in Ireland.)
Mother: Uncertain

Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Thompson (1842-1919)

Flora Rafferty Blake (1868-1938)
Ora Rafferty (1872-1930)
Samuel Lawson Rafferty (1876-1960)
Rena Rafferty (-1953)
Ethel Rafferty (-1951)

From obituary:
"Michael Rafferty died Sunday morning at ten-thirty at his home eight miles north of this city. His death came after a two years' illness of dropsy of the nerves. He was born in Fountain County in [about] 1840, being seventy-two years of age. His wife, Mary E. Rafferty, and five children, Ora Rafferty, Samuel Rafferty, Flora Blake, Rena Rafferty, and Ethel Rafferty, survive him.

Mr. Rafferty was an old soldier and had many friends all over the county..." 
Family links: 
  Mary Elizabeth Thompson Rafferty (1842 - 1919)*
  Rena Rafferty (____ - 1953)*
  Ethel Rafferty (____ - 1951)*
  Ora Rafferty (1872 - 1930)*
  Samuel L Rafferty (1876 - 1960)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
Montgomery County
Indiana, USA
Created by: AlaskaCarrie
Record added: Jun 13, 2013
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Michael Rafferty
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Michael Rafferty
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Michael Rafferty
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Civil War soldier. Member of the 63rd Indiana Infanty. Companies D and G.
- Eric Lowman
 Added: Jan. 25, 2015
According to my aunt's family notes, Michael's father was Michael O'Rafferty and his mother was Mary McGillian (or McGiliard). When Michael O'Rafferty and Mary McGillan married, it caused great discord between their families because he was believed to be ...(Read more)
- AlaskaCarrie
 Added: Aug. 1, 2013

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