Margaret Hallahan

Margaret Hallahan

Female 1852 - 1929

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  • Name  Margaret Hallahan 
    Born  Dec 1852  Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  2 Mar 1929  Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Abt 5 Mar 1929  St. Columba Cemetery, Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I27  Main
    Last Modified  25 Mar 2013 

    Father  John H Hallahan,   b. 1820, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1870 and 1875, Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Johanna DeSalis,   b. Dec 1826, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Jun 1900, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F10  Group Sheet

    Family  David Corcoran,   b. 14 Nov 1838, Enniscorthy, County Wexford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1932, Meadow Avenue home, Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Nov 1869 
    Children 
    >1. Mary A Corcoran,   b. Sep 1871, [probably] Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1932 and 1951
    >2. John J Corcoran,   b. Apr 1872, [probably] Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Apr 1930
    >3. James Edward Corcoran,   b. 26 Feb 1874, [probably] Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1941, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Thomas Corcoran,   b. 1876, [probably] Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1895, Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Anna Corcoran,   b. Sep 1878, [probably] Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Nov 1951
    >6. Margaret L Corcoran,   b. 29 Jan 1881, Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1951, High Street home, Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Agnes Corcoran,   b. 23 Feb 1884, [probably] Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, [probably] Chester, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  16 Apr 2016 
    Family ID  F9  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Dec 1852 - Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Mar 1929 - Chester, Orange County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt 5 Mar 1929 - St. Columba Cemetery, Chester, Orange County, New York Link to Google Earth
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    Documents
    1925 Census in Chester NY
    1925 David Corcoran household in Chester NY
    1 Jun 1925
    Margaret Corcoran, age 70, born [abt 1854] in Ireland, living in US 64 years, became citizen "By Father", occupation: Housework
    Living on Meadow Ave in Chester NY with husband David (80) and grandson David V Rhodes (25)
    Source: 1925 NY State Census, Orange/Chester, Page 18, Lines 27-29
    1929 Margaret Corcoran probate notice
    1929 Margaret Corcoran probate notice
    David Corcoran of Chester receives a life Interest in the estate of his wife, Margaret, who died in Chester, March second. John J. Hallahan of New York City is named executor of the estate, the will having been admitted to probate Monday.
    Source: Orange County Independent 30 May 1929 page 9

    Headstones
    St. Columba Cemetery, Chester NY
    St. Columba Cemetery, Chester NY
    1845 David Corcoran
    His Wife
    1850 Margaret Hallahan
    1876 Thomas Corcoran 1895
    1884 Agnes Corcoran 1906
    1875 Annie Ellis Corcoran 1918
    1896 Thomas V Corcoran 1920

  • Notes 
    • Grandmother had sores on her chin.
      She kept the family bible on a tall narrow table with a marble slab on top.
      She was illiterate.
      Source: interview with Evelyn Hunter Otterstedt 11/25/1995


      1862
      immigrated from Ireland
      Source: 1900 census

      1864
      immigrated from Ireland
      Source: 1910 census

      11 Aug 1870
      Margartt Cockran, Age 21, Born [abt 1849] in Ireland
      Living in Hamptonburgh NY with [husband] David (25), Married Nov [1869]
      Parents foreign born. Cannot write
      Source: 1870 US Federal Census, NY/Orange/Hamptonburgh, Page 28, Lines 12-13, Dwelling 207, Family 202

      4 Jun 1880
      Margaret Corcoran, Age 29, Born [abt 1850] in Ireland, Married, Cannot read/write
      Living in Chester NY with husband David (40), daughter Mary (9), sons John (7), James (5), Thomas (3) and daughter Anna (1)
      Source: 1880 US Federal Census, NY/Orange/Chester, Enum Dist 3, Page 3, Lines 41-47, Dwelling 21, Family 24

      22-23 Jun 1900
      Margaret Corcoran, Age 47, Born Dec 1852 in Ireland, Married 30 years, Immigrated 1862, 7 children 6 living
      Living in Chester NY with husband David (51), daughters Agness (15), Anna Rhodes (21) and grandson David Rhodes (2/12)
      Source: 1900 US Federal Census, NY/Orange/Chester, Enum Dist 2, Page 41A, Lines 41-45, Dwelling 346, Family 360

      1905 NY State Census

      15 Apr 1910
      Margaret Corcoran, Age 58, Born [abt 1851] in Ireland, Immigrated 1864, Married 42 years, 7 children 5 living
      Living on Meadow Road in Chester NY with husband David (60), daughter Anna Rhodes (30) and grandson David A Rhodes (10)
      Source: 1910 US Federal Census, NY/Orange/Chester, Enum Dist 3, Page 1B, Lines 63-66, Dwelling 18, Family 18

      1915 NY State Census

      1920 Federal Census
      Margaret Corcoran, Age 65, Born [abt 1854]

      1925 NY State Census

      2 Mar 1929
      Margaret Corcoran died in Chester NY
      Source: NY State Archives, 1929 Death Index #23102

      St. Columba Cemetery tombstone has birth year as 1850


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