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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John Joseph Corcoran
Esther Pottinger Sinclaire
John Joseph Corcoran
Robert Francis Corcoran
Elizabeth Lorraine Corcoran
Donald Corcoran
Richard Sinclaire Corcoran
Nancy Patricia Corcoran
Jane Corcoran
Gerald Corcoran
Dennis Corcoran

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"

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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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