James Keegan

Birth Name James Keegan
Gender male
Age at Death about 42 years, 10 months, 26 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1850 Massachusetts, United States    
Census June 1, 1870 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 1870 Peter Keegan household  

1870 Census, Ward 2, Boston
Series M593, Roll 641, page 612
dwelling 956, family 2102
[found by looking for Reegan, which is what it looks like on the census]

[K]eegan, Peter, 38, laborer, born in Ireland
Mary, 40, born in Ireland
James, 19, boilermaker, born in Massachusetts
Johanna, 11, at school
Sarah, 10, at school
Ann, 6, at school

Residence 1880 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States at 4 Endicott Court  

1880 Boston City Directory
Keegan, Peter G. blacksmith, house 4 Endicott Ct
Keegan, James P boilermaker, bds 4 Endicott Ct
Crowley, Cornelius, teamster, house 4 Endicott Court

Residence 1892 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 142 Marginal St, East Boston  

1892 City Directory
Keegan, James boilermaker bds 142 Marginal

Death November 27, 1892 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States    

Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915 about James Keegan

James Keegan,
Died 27 Nov 1892, at 357 Maverick St, E B
age 33, boiler maker, single, born in Ireland
parents: Peter [Keegan], Mary Ann McManon, both born in Ireland
cause: chronic bronchitis

"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N7T7-59J : accessed 06 Jan 2014), James Keegan, 1892.

Burial November 29, 1892     1a
Event Note

Boston Globe, November 28, 1892, page 6

KEEGAN - In East Boston, Nov. 27, James Keegan, 33 yrs. Funeral from the residence of his sister, Mrs John Hankard. No 357 Maverick St, Tuesday, Nov 29 at 8 and at church of the Assumption at 8.30 o'clock, Friends and relatives requested to attend.


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Peter Keeganabout 1832June 13, 1883
Mother Mary Ann McMahonabout 1830May 13, 1878
         James Keegan about 1850 November 27, 1892
    Sister     Mary Ann Keegan October 1, 1855 July 21, 1856
    Sister     Hannah Maria Keegan February 25, 1859 May 15, 1899
    Sister     Sarah Keegan about 1860
    Sister     Ann Keegan about 1864

Source References

  1. Boston Globe
      • Page: November 28, 1892, page 6, obit of James Keegan