IRISH-IN-CHICAGO-L ArchivesArchiver > IRISH-IN-CHICAGO > 2007-05 > 1178986517
From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Powell/Scanlon Obits
Date: Sat, 12 May 2007 11:15:17 -0500
I think I've found John:
Chicago Tribune, October 11 1900:
John D. Scanlon, at his residence, 84 Walnut St.
Services at St Columbkill Church.
Funeral at 10am Friday, Oct 12, by carriages to Calvary.
Chicago Tribune, October 12, 1900
John D. Scanlan, age 74, 84 Walnut St. Oct 9.
Still looking for Rosanna,
On May 11, 2007, at 9:39 AM, Boydstun wrote:
> I am looking for obituaries for John D. SCANLAN (born in Irleand
> abt 1830). The census records show him to have been a constable.
> The Illinois Statewide Death Index, Pre-1916 shows three of
> posibilities for John. However I don't know if any of them are
> John D. Died 10-09-1900 at age 74.
> John died 12/31/ 1893 at age 63 years old.
> Another John died 2/18/1887 at age 63 yrs.
> He married Rosanna POWELL( born in New York about 1835). I would
> also like her obit.
> That index shows one posibility for her.
> Rose A. SCANLON died 7/20 1897 at age 59.
> John and Roseannaa had at least 8 children that I have found: Mary
> (1857) and Thomas William (b. 1859), both must have died young
> because neither is in the 1860 census. Then they had Ellen (b.
> 1860), John E. (b. abt. 1863), James Henry (b. 1865), Margaret (b.
> 1870), William (b. abt 1873), and Sarah (b. 1875).
> In the 1880 Census, they lived on Walnut Street.
> Thanks for all your help.
> Alice Lynne
> To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to IRISH-IN-
> with the word 'unsubscribe' without
> the quotes in the subject and the body of the message