Mrs. Catherine  Corcoran1834

Mrs. Catherine Corcoran 1834

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Mrs. Catherine Corcoran was born on May 27, 1834, in Baileyart, County Wexford, Ireland. When she was a young girl she emigrated with her parents and settled in Ohio in the United States.

In the late 1840s, she married John Corcoran. They came to DesMoines, Iowa in 1856.

The Corcorans had eleven children including:

Mary, Margaret, MJ., John E., James W., and others.

Mrs. Corcoran celebrated her eightieth birthday as well as a family reunion on May 27, 1914, in DesMoines, Iowa. [See image in an article showing many of those in attendance].

Mrs. Corcoran died in January 1916 at the age of 82.



"Notable Family Reunion and Birthday Party," DesMoines Register, DesMoines, Iowa, 31 May 1914.

Mrs. Corcoran Death notice: DesMoines Register, DesMoines, Iowa, 14 Jan 1916, p. 12.



Note: This is not my ancestor--JS




Additional Information
Date of Birth 27th May 1834 (circa)
Date of Death 1st Jan 1916 VIEW SOURCE
Townland born Baileyart, County Wexford, Ireland
Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname) John Corcoran
Number of Children 11
Names of Children Mary, Margaret, MJ., John E., James W
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