John Joseph Corcoran

Brief Life History of John Joseph

When John Joseph Corcoran was born on 12 January 1903, in Norwood, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Michael Corcoran, was 32 and his mother, Mary Driscoll, was 30. He had at least 6 sons and 3 daughters with Esther Pottinger Sinclaire. He lived in Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1973 and Norwood, Norwood, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1996. He died on 18 April 1995, in Norwood, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

John Joseph Corcoran
1903–1995
Esther Pottinger Sinclaire
1906–1990
John Joseph Corcoran
1925–1989
Robert Francis Corcoran
1926–2020
Elizabeth Lorraine Corcoran
1928–2017
Donald Corcoran
1931–
Richard Sinclaire Corcoran
1931–2000
Nancy Patricia Corcoran
1937–2004
Jane Corcoran
1940–
Gerald Corcoran
1941–
Dennis Corcoran
1949–

Sources (17)

  • John J Corcoran, "United States 1950 Census"
  • John J. Corcoran, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
  • John J Corcoran, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1904

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1927

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brigid, Caitlin, Dermot, Eamon, John Patrick, Kieran, Liam, Sinead.

Irish and Manx: shortened Anglicized form of either Ó Corcráin ‘descendant of Corcrán’, or Mac Corcráin ‘son of Corcrán’, a diminutive of the personal name Corcra, derived from corcair ‘purple’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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