~Lanigan Researchers~
*Researchers With Websites*
Marie Sheehan's Lanigan Family - Ireland, Australia, USA
Mary Ellen Lanigan's Lanigan Family - Ireland, USA
Janice Lanigan's Lanigan Family - Ireland, Canada, USA
Fiona Hyland's Lanigan Family - Waterford & Cork, Ireland
David Lannigan's Lanigan/Landrigan Family - Ireland, USA
Catherine Frendo's Lanagan Family - Ireland, Australia
Jim Lanigan's Lanigan Family - USA
*Researchers With Email Addresses*
Laura Strickland - Her line starts at JOHN LANNIGAN, born abt. 1805, Ireland. Immigrated to USA abt. 1849. Married MARY JANE MCDOUGAL. Settled in Maine.

Darlene Lannigan - Her line starts at MARTIN PATRICK LANNiGAN of Tipperary, Ireland. Married CATHERINE KENNEDY. Their sons MARTIN & MICHAEL immigrated to Canada in the 1850's.

Dorianne Lannigan - Her line starts at MARTIN "MARK" LANNIGAN & BRIDGET CUMMINGS. They immigrated from Ireland to Brooklyn, New York then to New Jersey, USA in about 1929.

Eleanor (Lanigan) Reynolds - Her line starts at PETER LANIGAN. Wife's name is possibly MARY TIERNEY. Their son PETER FRANCIS LANIGAN b. abt. 1865, New York. Areas of interest are Saugerties & Yonkers, New York. Possible connection to Matthew & Elizabeth "Betty" (Clear) Lanigan of Kilkenny, Ireland.

Alison Miles Manning - Her line starts at JAMES LANIGAN. Married MARGARET. Their son MICHAEL STANLEY LANIGAN was born 1873 in Tipperary or Kilkenny, Ireland.

Michelle Lanigan - Her line starts at WILLIAM ALFORD LANIGAN, b. July 19, 1889, New York, New York, USA. Married MARGARET ANNE KELLY. Other areas of interest are California, USA.

Barb Lene - Her line starts at THOMAS LANIGAN, b. abt. 1821, Ballingarry, Tipperary, Ireland. Married ANN COMERFORD abt. 1866. Children: THOMAS, MICHAEL, JAMES & JOHN. All born in Leaf Valley Twp., Minnesota, USA.

Betty Swart - Her line starts at MICHAEL LANIGAN of Kilkenny, Ireland. His sons NICHOLAS (b. abt. 1830), PETER & JOHN immigrated from Kilkenny to Lancashire, England in the 1850's. NICHOLAS LANIGAN married BRIDGET CORCORAN in 1859, their children: EDWARD, NICHOLAS, MICHAEL, ANNIE, MARGARET, LAWRENCE & PATRICK. They all resided in St. Helen's, Lancashire, England, besides Michael Sr. who stayed in Kilkenny, Ireland.

Don Sherry - His line starts at JOHN LANAGAN/LANIGAN, b. abt. 1815, Kilkenny, Ireland. Married CATHERINE GRADY, she was born abt. 1820 Ireland. They were naturalized Jan. 21, 1856 in Dover, New Hampshire, USA, where they had the following children: HANNAH, MARY, BRIDGET, CATHERINE & WILLIAM.

Gail (Lanigan) Brigman - Her line starts at MICHAEL LANIGAN, b. Aug. 15, 1834, Tipperary, Ireland, d. Dec. 3, 1924 , Duluth, Minnesota, USA. Married MARY BOYLE, Jan. 27, 1859, Pennsylvania, USA. Children: WILLIAM, JOHN, MARY, MARGARET, HARRIETT, MARY, MICHAEL, MARY E., CHARLES A. & THOMAS EDWIN. Michael & his brother THOMAS immigrated to the USA in 1851, settling in Pennsylvania, USA.

Kathryn Rennie - Her line starts at JAMES W. LANNIGAN, b. abt. 1846, New York, USA, d. abt. 1891, Erie Pennsylvania, USA. He married CATHERINE CORRIGAN. Children: MARY E., JAMES M., CATHARINE A., JOHN VINCENT, MARGARET T., ANNIE A., LEO A. & ALICE J. Children were all born in Pennsylvania. James' family may have moved back & forth between New York & Canada. JOHN VINCENT LANAGAN married MARY EHRET. Children: LORETTA T., HARRY V., CARL W., WILLIAM J., MARY J. & MARTHA M.

Bill Lanigan - His earliest known ancestor is JOHN LANIGAN, (1799-1845) m. ANNE LANIGAN? (1793-1869), they lived in New Ross, Wexford, & Dublin Ireland, buried in Glasnevin Cem., Dublin. Son: JOSEPH FREDERICK (1818-1878) m. ELIZA CROSBY (1836-1873, d/o Thomas Crosby). Joseph owned a business in Dublin named J. F. Lanigan & Co. (Rope & Twine Mfg.) They are also buried in Glasnevin Cem. Joseph & Eliza's children: ANNA JOANNA MARIA m. PATRICK BURKE (s/o Patrick & Catherine McNulty Burke) & JOHN JOSEPH, born in 1872, Dublin, Ireland, died 1952 in Brunswick, Victoria, Australia, m. ELEANOR BROADHEAD (1866-1927), in 1896 at Geelong, Australia. They had two known children: JOHN JOSEPH (1897-1962) m. ALICE MAY LEONARD (1888-1982) & WILLIAM PATRICK (1899-1975) m.CATHERINE MARY FITZSIMONS (1897-1970).

Mary Lanigan Regan - Her earliest known ancestor is MICHAEL LANIGAN, b. abt. 1832, Ireland. He married JOHANNA FLANNIGAN (daughter of John & Bridget), Oct. 8, 1853 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. Children: MARY (1854-1874, she entered the Sisters of Charity Covent Station at age 15), JOHN J. (1857, married ELIZABETH J. BLANCK abt. Nov. 1891) & JAMES (1859-1860).
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This page is an attempt to get all our Lanigan families together in one place in the hopes that we will one day be able to connect them. If you have a Lanigan family (whatever the spelling) that you're researching feel free to email me & I will see if I can find a connection for you or if you like I can add you to this page of researchers.
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