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John J Berrigan
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Birth: May 15, 1854
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1924
Rochester
Monroe County
New York, USA

FATHER: Patrick Barrigan 1816-1893
MOTHER: Maria Cuddy 1822-1896
WIFE: Margaret Agnes Gunning 1864-1931
MARRIED: July 29, 1886, Rochester, NY
CHILDREN:
* Florence Berrigan 1887-1894
* Lillian Agnes Gocshar 1889-1963
* James Edmond Berigan 1893-1957
* Adela Berrigan 1894-1894
* Elizabeth A.Rogers 1895-1958
* William Berrigan 1897-1898
* Therese Maureen Berigan 1902-1987

John was born on May 15, 1854 in Ohio (city unknown) the 2nd of six children of Patrick and Maria. He had three brothers and two sisters.
John was 32 when he married Margaret Agnes Gunning on July 19, 1886 at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Rochester, NY. They had seven children between 1887 and 1902 -- three of whom died as infants.. In the 1910 Rochester City Directory John was listed as a driver living at 5 Kenmore -- where he lived until he died. He was listed as a tinsmith in the 1920 Rochester census.
John and Agnes had been married 38 years when he died on August 20, 1924 in Rochester at the age of 70 from heart failure due to arteriosclerosis. Agnes died seven years later on March 31, 1931 at age 67 from a stroke. Both are buried at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Lot 186, Sec. F, Grave 3N.

1. 1910 CENSUS, Monroe Co, NY
BERIGAN, John 49, b in OH, teamster at wholesale grocery; wife Margaret A. 44, m 23 yrs, had 7 children, 4 living; Lillian A. 21, Edmond J. 17, Elizabeth A. 14 & Maureen 7, all born in NY, & sister-in-law Mary A. Keaveny 48, b in IL, were living at 5 Kenmore St, Rochester.

2. 1900 CENSUS, Monroe Co, NY
BERIGAN, John 40 [5-1868], b in OH, produce dealer; wife Agnes 36 [1-1869], m 14 yrs, having 6 children 3 living; Lillian 11 [3-1889], Edward 7 [3-1893], Elizabeth 5 [-1895], living on Marietta St. in Rochester. Agnes & children b in NY.

3. 1880 CENSUS, Onondaga Co, NY
BARRIGAN, Patrick 62, farmer; wife Mary 50, children James 21, Mary 19 & Patsy 16, living in Van Buren, NY. Pat & Mary born in Ireland, children born in NY.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Patrick Barrigan (1816 - 1893)
  Maria Cuddy Barrigan (1822 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Margaret Gunning Berigan (1864 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Florence Berrigan (1887 - 1894)*
  Lillian Agnes Berrigan Gocshar (1889 - 1963)*
  James Edmond Berigan (1893 - 1957)*
  Adela Berrigan (1894 - 1894)*
  Elizabeth A. Berigan Rogers (1895 - 1958)*
  William Berrigan (1897 - 1898)*
  Maureen Therese Berigan (1902 - 1987)*
 
 Sibling:
  John J Berrigan (1854 - 1924)
  Patrick Barrigan (1864 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Rochester
Monroe County
New York, USA
Plot: Sec. F, Lot 186, Grave 3N
 
Created by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
Record added: Feb 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105389859
John J Berrigan
Added by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
 
John J Berrigan
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- Jane Duesler Iafelice
 Added: Feb. 18, 2013
 
 
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