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Mary Maher[1, 2, 3]

Female Abt 1813 - 1887


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  • Born  Abt 1813  , Parish Killenaule, County Tipperary, Province of Munster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Female 
    Immigration  Abt 1850  [2, 3
    from Ireland to the United States 
    • Her tombstone shows that she was from Co. Tipperary, Ireland and the 1860-1900 census lists show that her son, Nicholas, was born in Apr 1853 in NJ. Her death certificate states that she was a resident of NJ for 37 years (as of her death in 1887).
    Census: Federal  19 Jul 1860  , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) William Berigan, male age 38, mine labor, born in Ireland
      2) Mary Berigan, female age 45, born in Ireland
      3) Nicholas Berigan, male age 8, born in NJ, attended school
      4) Ellen Berigan, female age 6, born in NJ, attended school
      5) Mary A. Berigan, female age 2, born in NJ
    Census: Federal  12 Sep 1870  , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Wm Berrigan, white male age 45, miner above, born in Ireland, parents of foreign birth
      2) Mary Berrigan, white female age 50, housewife, born in Ireland, parents of foreign birth, cannot read or write
      3) Mary A. Berrigan, white female age 12, born in NJ, attended school
      4) Nicholas Berigan, white male age 17, app. brick layer, born in NJ
      5) Patrick Conley, white male age 45, miner above, born in Ireland, parents of foreign birth
    Census: Federal  11 Jun 1880  , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1) William Berrigan, head, white male age 54, miner, born in Ireland, parents born in Ireland
      2) Mary Berrigan, wife, white female age 60, keeping house, born in Ireland, parents born in Ireland, cannot read or write
    Died  8 Feb 1887  , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Cause: cancer of the stomach (three months) 
    Death Notice  16 Feb 1887  , Newton, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    The Sussex Register 
    • "On Thursday last the funeral of Mary, wife of William Berrigan, was held in the Catholic Church of this place."
    Buried  Old Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Franklin, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
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    Person ID  I1878  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  27 Dec 2011 

    Father  Dennis Maher,   b. Est 1793, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Ellen [--?--],   b. Est 1793, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F1247  Group Sheet

    Family  William Berrigan,   b. 1824, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1893, , Hardyston (now Franklin), Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 
    • Sussex County marriage records for 1848-1867 were searched on 29 Mar 2006, but no record was found for William Berrigan and Mary Maher.
    Children 
     1. Nicholas Francis Berrigan, Sr.,   b. Apr 1853, , , , New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907, , , Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ellen Berrigan,   b. Abt Jul 1854, , , , New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1920 and 1930, , , Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary Anna Berrigan,   b. 22 Apr 1858, , Hardyston (now Franklin), Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1901, , Hardyston (now Franklin), Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2011 
    Family ID  F410  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1813 - , Parish Killenaule, County Tipperary, Province of Munster, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 19 Jul 1860 - , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 12 Sep 1870 - , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 11 Jun 1880 - , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: cancer of the stomach (three months) - 8 Feb 1887 - , Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath Notice - The Sussex Register - 16 Feb 1887 - , Newton, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Old Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Franklin, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S802] New Jersey State Department of Health & Senior Services, Vital Records, Trenton, New Jersey, marriage certificate for Patrick Nestor & Mary Anna Berrigan, 7 Feb 1884, license N-61.

    2. [S810] New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, Vital Statistics, (Customer Service Unit, Trenton, New Jersey), certificate of death for Mary Maher Berrigan, state file B37.

    3. [S380] Old Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Franklin, Sussex County, New Jersey, grave marker for Mary Berrigan, photographed by Carol Crowley, 5 Jul 2004.

    4. [S1311] 1860 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, New Jersey, Sussex County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M653, roll 709, Hardyston Township, p. 16, dwelling 108, family 117, William Berigan household, accessed 1 Jul 2008, 1 Jul 2008.

    5. [S1495] 1870 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, New Jersey, Sussex County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2003), M593, roll 889, Hardyston Township, p. 87, dwelling 90, family 90, Wm Berrigan household, accessed 1 Jul 2008, 1 Jul 2008.

    6. [S78] 1880 U.S. census, Sussex County, New Jersey, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), William Berrigan household, Hardyston Township, district 178, dwelling 202, family 230, page 67A; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T9, roll 798.

    7. [S888] The Sussex Register, Newton, New Jersey, on microfilm, (Trenton, New Jersey: The New Jersey State Archives), death notice for Mary Berrigan, Vol. LXXIV, No. 38[??], Wednesday, 16 Feb 1887, Franklin Furnace News section, reel 1022.