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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Chicago Newspaper Indexes
Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2007 12:31:12 -0600
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Sharp find, Annette.
I think you are right about the books.

Nan


On Dec 5, 2007, at 12:02 PM, amdo wrote:

>
> Hi Nan,
>
> Thanks for searching. I just found some info at this website, and
> I'm guessing this might be the John Corrigan mentioned in Szuc's
> books. I don't know how recent this information is, though. I
> suspect he's the same John Corrigan who is also a co-author of a
> Chicago Irish book or two.
>
> Annette
>
>
> http://64.233.167.104/search?q=cache:r0n4JzIRTwYJ:www.rootsweb.com/
> ~irlcav/drung.htm+john+corrigan+chicago+irish
> +index&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=6&gl=us
>
>
> Hello, from Chicago,
> Just recently learned one of my wife's families were from Drung
> Parish, Co Cavan. James Nathan, I guess immigrated during the
> Famine, his family immigrated in 1851 and came here to Chicago. His
> wife was Catherine Brady which is usually only a Cavan name. If you
> have come across any info on this family I would appreciate it.
> James was mentioned in the series of books on missing relatives
> queries published in the Boston Pilot.
> I collect info on the Chicago Irish and have a databases with
> over 15,000 names. If you had any folks come this way I would be
> glad to exchange information.
> Thanks, Happy hunting
> John E. Corrigan From: John E. Corrigan <>
>
>
> Fanning, Charles, Ellen Skerrett, and John Corrigan. Nineteenth
> Century Chicago Irish: A Social and Political Portrait. Chicago:
> Center for Urban Policy, Loyola University of Chicago, 1980.
>
>
>> From: > Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2007 23:11:33 -0500> To:
>> > Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO]
>> Chicago Newspaper Indexes> > Annette,> > I checked John's name and
>> address in your email against the phone listings > in
>> _www.switchbord.com_ (http://www.switchbord.com) .> I found no
>> listing. Either he has moved or perhaps his phone number is >
>> unlisted.> > I also Googled his name with the additions of Chicago
>> and Irish. There were > lots of hits. At least for the first 2
>> pages, I found no contact for him.> > Maureen N> > > >
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