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Mary Burns Lanigan
Birth: Jan. 11, 1838
Tralee
County Kerry, Ireland
Death: Apr. 11, 1909
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of Timothy Burns of Ireland. Widow of John Lanigan.
1900 census has her as being the mother of 8 children.

1860 Census Lockridge; Jefferson County Iowa
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Mary Larrigin in household of John Larrigin, "United States Census, 1860"
Name: Mary Larrigin
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1860
Event Place: Lockridge Township, Jefferson, Iowa, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 24
Race: White
Birth Year (Estimated): 1836
Birthplace: Ireland
Page: 90
Household ID: 601
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M653
GS Film Number: 803328
Digital Folder Number: 004218136
Image Number: 00098
Household Gender Age Birthplace
John Larrigin M 32 Ireland
Mary Larrigin F 24 Ireland
Sarah Larrigin F 2 New York

920 & 928 Pershing Ottumwa Iowa*Lot Book L, Page 15
Dated February 7, 1876
Filed February 7, 1876
Warranty Deed - John L. Lanagan to Mary Lanagan (spelled this way)
Lot 9 in Gillaspie's Subdivision of Out Lot #18
Consideration: "In consideration of love and affection for my wife Mary Lanagan"

Cause of death was pneumonia, and the undertaker that handled the arrangements was S.A. Gowly.

Household Record 1880 United States Census
1880
Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Mary LANAGARE Self W Female W 42 IRE Keeps House IRE IRE
Sarah LANAGARE Dau S Female W 22 NY NY NY
Maggie LANAGARE Dau S Female W 19 IA --- ---
Julia LANAGARE Dau S Female W 17 IA --- ---
Timothy LANAGARE Son S Male W 13 IA --- ---
James LANAGARE Son S Male W 10 IA
Source Information:
Census Place Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa
Family History Library Film 1254367
NA Film Number T9-0367
Page Number 159C
Daughter of Timothy Burns of Ireland; widow of John Lanigan who died 1870-1880; mother of Sarah Whalen, Bridget (died Lockridge TWP Jefferson County Iowa) Julia Ann, Timothy Edward, James Aloysious Lanigan (my grandfather), Maggie{married John Goviel Jones}

1880 Census had name spelled as LANAGARE

1900 Census Center Twp
She was the mother of eight children; five are still living.

She died at the family residence at 928 (AKA: MILL)Pershing Avenue. In WPA book her name was mispelled Dannigan.

Surname was spelled Lannigan in church records and on some of my g. grandmothers documents that I found. In Ireland it is only spelled "LANIGAN."

1900 Census has G. Grandma as imigrating to USA in 1859 but first daughter Sarah was born in New York 1857.
LANIGAN MARY (1843-1909)
United States Census, 1900 for Mary Lanigan
Name: Mary Lanigan
Titles:
Residence: Ottumwa city, Wapello, Iowa
Birth Date: Jan 1838
Birthplace: Ireland
Relationship to Head-of-Household: Self
Spouse Name:
Spouse Titles:
Spouse Birth Place:
Father Name:
Father Titles:
Father Birthplace: Ireland
Mother Name:
Mother Titles:
Mother Birthplace: Ireland
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name:
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Years Married:
Estimated Marriage Year:
Mother How Many Children: 8
Number Living Children: 5
Immigration Year: 1859
Enumeration District: 0126
Sheet Number and Letter: 13A
Household ID: 279
Reference Number: 1
GSU Film Number: 1240463
Image Number: 00085
Household Gender Age
Mary Lanigan F
Child Julia Lanigan F
Child Timothy Lanigan M
Child James Lanigan M

LANIGAN, SELLWOOD, MEYERS, MCCARTY, BENNETT, SHEA, MCDERMOTT, BURNS, DAVIS, WHALEN

Posted By: Mary Ellen Lanigan
Date: 11/12/2001 at 13:20:39

Ottumwa Courier: April 12, 1909 (Wapello County,IA

At the family home of 928 West Mill Street Sunday morning April 11, 1909 at 7:15 a.m.occured the death of MRS. MARY LANIGAN at the advance age of seventy six years. MRS. LANIGAN was one of the early settlers in this county and city, having resided here for the past fifty years. She is survived by four children, MRS. THOMAS WHALEN (SARAH); MISS JULIA LANIGAN; TIMOTHY and JAMES LANIGAN all of Ottumwa, Iowa. The funeral services will be held Tuesday morning at 9:00 a.m
at St. Maary's Church, requiem high mass will be sung by Rev. Father Hoppmann over the remains.
Interment will be made in the Calvary Cemetery.

NOTE:(MARY ELLEN LANIGAN ) "West Mill Street changed to Pershing Avenue. It was also called Lincoln Street at one time and is now Gateway. This is my great grandmother MARY BURNS LANIGAN who was married to JOHN LANIGAN. Her father was TIMOTHY BURNS of Ireland. They had 8 children. Second child was Bridgett who died at Lockridge,in May of 1860. Jefferson CO IA, MARGARET,TIMOTHY,JULIA,SARAH and my grandfather JAMES ALOYSIOUS LANIGAN." The other 2 children I could not find. May have been born in Canada or New York.



 
 
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 Spouse:
  John Lanigan (1824 - 1876)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Lanigan Whalen (1857 - 1917)*
  Bridgett Lanigan (1859 - 1860)*
  Julia Lanigan (1863 - 1930)*
  Timothy Edward Lanigan (1866 - 1934)*
  James Aloysious Lanigan (1870 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Original old section 2
 
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