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From: "Twigg, Mary" <>
Subject: RE: kankakee irish
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2002 14:48:47 -0500


I refer you to and These sites contain the directories of Roman Catholic parishes for the US and other world-wide dioceses. You should be able to query the site for the town of Kankakee and obtain the address/phone/contact info for each parish.

Listed below is the results of querying Kankakee at parishesonline.


St James The Apostle Parish (Irwin)

Kankakee IL Fr Ronald Hart (815) 933-8807

St Martin of Tours Parish

Kankakee IL Fr Dennis Settles (815) 933-7177

St Mary Assumption Parish

Coal City IL Fr. Michael Pennock (815) 634-4171

St Patrick Parish

Kankakee IL Fr Richard Pighini, C.S.V (815) 932-6716

St Rose of Lima Parish

Kankakee IL Fr Charles Wheeler (815) 933-9391

St Teresa Parish

Kankakee IL FR Anthony Taschetta (815) 933-7683

-----Original Message-----
From: Dan Hogan [mailto:]
Sent: Tuesday, October 22, 2002 2:33 PM
Subject: Re: kankakee irish

I have Irish ancestors who were wed in Kankakee in 1856. What Catholic
churches existed then?
Dan Hogan

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