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Patrick Colgan

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Patrick Colgan

Birth
Ireland
Death
28 Feb 1898
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Add to Map
Plot
Section C, Range 7, Lot 37, 2nd from West
Memorial ID
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Died age 57
Born about 1841

FUNERAL: From 1539 Wood Street, Philadelphia, PA (residence of Margaret Colgan)
REQUIEM MASS: 04 Mar 1898 - Cathedral of Saints Peter & Paul (Roman Catholic), Philadelphia, PA

Patrick Colgan was an immigrant from Ireland. More than half a dozen Colgans from this family immigrated to the United States from Ireland in the wake of an Gorta Mór (the Great Famine), beginning circa 1850, and likely accomplished by chain migration. The exact number and identities are still under research, but the known members of the immigrant generations were:
Generation 1 - The Adults:
Patrick Colgan (Born Abt. 1810)
Mary Colgan (Abt. 1820-1863)
Generation 2 - The Children:
Patrick Colgan (Abt. 1840-1898)
Matthew Colgan (Abt. 1830-1870)
James Colgan (1841-1912)
Mary Ann Colgan Pidgeon (Abt. 1838-1879)
Elizabeth Colgan Murphy (Abt. 1838-1876)
Alicia "Alice" Colgan Wolfinger Hynes (d. 1915)
Teresa Colgan Gordon

The following individuals are buried in this lot:
Matthew Colgan (1st Husband of Margaret Connelly) (Abt. 1830-1870)
John McKegney (2nd Husband of Margaret Connelly) (Abt. 1830-1893)
Edward Joseph Colgan (1890-1890)
Matthew Colgan (1892-1892)
William H. Colgan (1862-1895)
Mary Colgan (1875-1877)
Margaret Colgan (1890-1890)
Patrick Colgan (Abt. 1840-1898)
Joseph Colgan (1893-1895)
Emma Park Lamb (1856-1881) (paternal first cousin of Emma Lowe Colgan)
Elizabeth Fister (unknown-1893)
James McGuire (1905-1905)
Mary Ann Colgan Pidgeon (Abt. 1838-1879)
Elizabeth Colgan Murphy (Abt. 1838-1876)

Members of this family buried elsewhere in this cemetery:
James J. Colgan (1896-1955)
Mary Margaret Gillen Colgan (d. 1979)
James Colgan (1841-1912)
Emma Colgan (1851-1919)

Philadelphia Inquirer - Philadelphia, PA - 03 Mar 1898:
COLGAN - On February 28, 1898, Patrick Colgan. The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, on Friday morning, at 8.30 o'clock, from the residence of Mrs. Margaret Colgan. No. 1539 Wood street. High mass at the Cathedral. Interment at New Cathedral Cemetery.

Burial: 4 Mar 1898
COD: Cerebral Apoplexy

Check Out News Clippings and More on the Family Website:
http://www.colgan.family
Died age 57
Born about 1841

FUNERAL: From 1539 Wood Street, Philadelphia, PA (residence of Margaret Colgan)
REQUIEM MASS: 04 Mar 1898 - Cathedral of Saints Peter & Paul (Roman Catholic), Philadelphia, PA

Patrick Colgan was an immigrant from Ireland. More than half a dozen Colgans from this family immigrated to the United States from Ireland in the wake of an Gorta Mór (the Great Famine), beginning circa 1850, and likely accomplished by chain migration. The exact number and identities are still under research, but the known members of the immigrant generations were:
Generation 1 - The Adults:
Patrick Colgan (Born Abt. 1810)
Mary Colgan (Abt. 1820-1863)
Generation 2 - The Children:
Patrick Colgan (Abt. 1840-1898)
Matthew Colgan (Abt. 1830-1870)
James Colgan (1841-1912)
Mary Ann Colgan Pidgeon (Abt. 1838-1879)
Elizabeth Colgan Murphy (Abt. 1838-1876)
Alicia "Alice" Colgan Wolfinger Hynes (d. 1915)
Teresa Colgan Gordon

The following individuals are buried in this lot:
Matthew Colgan (1st Husband of Margaret Connelly) (Abt. 1830-1870)
John McKegney (2nd Husband of Margaret Connelly) (Abt. 1830-1893)
Edward Joseph Colgan (1890-1890)
Matthew Colgan (1892-1892)
William H. Colgan (1862-1895)
Mary Colgan (1875-1877)
Margaret Colgan (1890-1890)
Patrick Colgan (Abt. 1840-1898)
Joseph Colgan (1893-1895)
Emma Park Lamb (1856-1881) (paternal first cousin of Emma Lowe Colgan)
Elizabeth Fister (unknown-1893)
James McGuire (1905-1905)
Mary Ann Colgan Pidgeon (Abt. 1838-1879)
Elizabeth Colgan Murphy (Abt. 1838-1876)

Members of this family buried elsewhere in this cemetery:
James J. Colgan (1896-1955)
Mary Margaret Gillen Colgan (d. 1979)
James Colgan (1841-1912)
Emma Colgan (1851-1919)

Philadelphia Inquirer - Philadelphia, PA - 03 Mar 1898:
COLGAN - On February 28, 1898, Patrick Colgan. The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, on Friday morning, at 8.30 o'clock, from the residence of Mrs. Margaret Colgan. No. 1539 Wood street. High mass at the Cathedral. Interment at New Cathedral Cemetery.

Burial: 4 Mar 1898
COD: Cerebral Apoplexy

Check Out News Clippings and More on the Family Website:
http://www.colgan.family

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  • Created by: James C.
  • Added: Jul 25, 2019
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/201502344/patrick-colgan: accessed ), memorial page for Patrick Colgan (unknown–28 Feb 1898), Find a Grave Memorial ID 201502344, citing New Cathedral Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA; Maintained by James C. (contributor 48190265).