Daily Times, Davenport,
Scott, Iowa, Oct 25, 1897
At 5:15 o'clock this morning at her home, 725 Perry street, occurred the
death of Mrs. Ellen HALLIGAN, relict of Patrick HALLIGAN, who passed away
Dec. 18, 1895, from pneumonia, after an illness of two weeks' duration.
The deceased was born in Clonard, County Kildare, Ireland, June 20th, 1823
and came to this country in 1850. She was married to her late husband on
Oct. 27, 1850 at Patterson, N.J. The following year the couple located in
Peru, Ill, where they resided for two years, coming to this city Aug., 15,
1853, where she has since resided.
T he deceased was a woman of kindly instincts and her many good qualities of
heart and hand endeared her to a large circle of friends. She is survived by
five sons and one daughter, all of this city, and their sorrow over her
demise will be shared by all who had known and esteemed the deceased in
The funeral will take place Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock from the late
residence, 725 Perry street, with solemn requiem services at the Sacred
Heart cathedral, Very Rev. James P. DAVIS, V.G., officiating. The interment
will be made at St. Marguerite's cemetery.