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Catherine Behan-Walsh

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Behan-Walsh Tombstones A great big thank-you to Nancy Mattox, Find-A-Grave volunteer who photographed the tombstones of Catherine Behan-Walsh and her husband James Walsh; Catherine was the daughter of Andrew and Mary Behan and sister to Michael Behan.  Catherine and her husband are buried at Calvary Cemetery in Toledo, Ohio.  All research has indicated that Catherine […]

Frank Behan

Saturday, March 6th, 2010

Frank Behan found, finally! The following represents ten years of searching for Frank Behan.  The search finally ended this week with the arrival of the death certificate of a “suspect” Frank Behan.  The information below is a very condensed version of the documentation which supports the finding of Frank.   Francis P. Behan was the […]

Behen-Behan’s of Adrian, Michigan

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

Stanton and Behan Genealogy in Adrian, Michigan   Many thanks to Patti for the following: Catalogue of the Officers, Teachers and Students of the Adrian Union Seminary; Adrian, Michigan, 1852-1853. This is another Google Books find!  The Catalogue list students and academic level for the above listed school year, surnames of Stanton and Behen are […]

Behan’s in Toledo, Ohio

Saturday, December 26th, 2009

Below are two entries from the Toledo, OH city directories, we know from Michael’s obituary the family lived for a time in Toledo. 1880 City Directory 1882 City Directory In the 1879-1880 directory you can see Mary (widow of Andrew), daughter Catherine and son Frank all living at 88 Jervis.  Listed below at a different […]

Mary Wickham Kelly

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

  Needlework was done by Mary Wickham when she was a young girl.  The inscription on the back of the framed work states it was done in 1861, Mary would have been about 7 years old at the time she completed this sampler.  There was some discussion about whether Mary could have accomplished such a […]

Frank Behan marriage to Anna Winters

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Behan-Winters Marriage Francis P. Behan (Frank) was the youngest son of Andrew and Mary Dowling Behan.  Frank was born in Indiana about 1852.  We know of Frank from the obituary of Michael Behan, his brother.  The obituary states Michael had a brother Frank from Detroit, MI.  There were some suspect census records for Frank but […]

Daniel Behan Obituary

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

Daniel Bahan Obituary-1927 From:  Jacksonville Courier, Jacksonville IL    June 30, 1927   Page 6  Column 3 Death Summons Dan Bahan, Sr., Here Wednesday             Former City and County Official Passes Away After Long Illness-Funeral Friday Morning             Daniel Bahan, Sr., a resident of this city since 1882 and who was prominent in both city and county […]