Jeremiah Reagan


(1796---May 6, 1893)


Norfolk-Jeremiah Reagan, departed this life last Saturday evening. He was quite an aged man and a resident of Norfolk for a great many years. Funeral services were held at the Norfolk Catholic Church and burial was in the Visitation Cemetery, Norfolk.

Mr. Reagan is survived by three sons; Daniel, Waddington; Michael, Norwood and Dennis E., Massena. He is also survived by a daughter, Mrs. Alexander (Bridget) DeFoy, Norwood and many grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Bridget Maloney and also by a son Jeremiah O., and a daughter Mary.

Mr. Reagan was born in County Cork, Ireland in 1796. On January 30, 1830 he was married to Bridget Maloney also of County Cork, Ireland. The marriage took place in Castlehaven, County Cork. Mr. and Mrs. Reagan came to the United States in 1837 and settled in St. Lawrence County. He had been a farmer for all of his life.

(This obituary was provided by Robert E. Reagan, Potsdam)