James L. Gallagher

James L. Gallagher

Male 1853 - 1944

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  • Name  James L. Gallagher 
    Born  17 Jan 1853  Coxsackie, Greene, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Religion  St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Communicant 
    Education  Assumption Academy, Utica, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Education  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Membership  30 Mar 1878  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Greenback Club, Founding Executive Committee 
    Education  1879  [3
    Admitted to the Bar 
    Occupation  1877 - 1879  Reed Tract School, Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10
    Principal 
    • "Jas L Gallagher will teach the Reed Tract school this winter. Jim can do it." [5]
    • "Jas. L. Gallagher arrived from Utica Tuesday, and has taken up quarters in the historic Reed Tract for the winter." [6]
    • "The Reed Tract school begins Monday. Jas. L. Gallagher will fill the juvenile intellect with a prolific crop of knowledge." [7]
    • "'Lord Thomas' Russell's boy, Barnard, 19 years old, is now studying in the Academy at Rome. He is a late pupil of our able contributor, Jas. L. Gallagher, who has bean for some time teaching the Reed Tract school, and upon his first entrance to the Academy, fresh from his home school, stood 75 percent, in his studies, which is a fine exhibit for the backwoods lad, and reflects not a little credit on his instructor." [8]
    • "Jas. L. Gallagher has been re-appointed by the Trustees to take charge cf our district school, the next term. He has proved a very efficient teacher ? among the best we ever had." [9]
    • "School opened Monday with a large attendance. Jas. L. Gallagher conducts the advanced department; Miss Carrie Landgraff the primary." [10]
    Residence  1883  North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • J.L. Gallagher will move into Basam's house, next the Episcopal Church, next week. [11]
    Occupation  1885 - 1889  Cleveland Union Free School, Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Board of Education 
    • 05/18/1885 - 03/09/1889 - Board President
      05/04/1891 - 03/07/1892 - Board Trustee
      03/07/1892 - 1895 - Board President [2]
    Occupation  1889 - 1890  Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Town of Constantia Supervisor 
    • "He is one of the few Democratic supervisors elected to office for two terms in the Town of Constantia." [3]
    Residence  Abt. 1854 - 1892  Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    1892 New York State Census - Constantia, p1
    1892 New York State Census - Constantia, p1
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 1892; Assembly District: 1; Page: 1
    Occupation  1894  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cleveland Village Clerk 
    Occupation  1891 - 1895  Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Board of Eduction 
    • On March 7, 1892, George Harding resigned as president and Mr. Gallagher was elected to the position. [13]
    Residence  1899 - 1910  North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15, 16
    1900 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.8a
    1900 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.8a
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #107; ED Date: 06/12/1900; SD: #13; Sheet No: 8a
    1910 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4A
    1910 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4A
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 12; ED No. 105; ED Date: 04/19/1910; Sheet No. 4A
    Residence  1915  Railroad Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    1915 New York State Census - Cleveland, p.10-11
    1915 New York State Census - Cleveland, p.10-11
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/01/1915; Assembly District: 1; Page: 11; Lines: 8-10
    Occupation  1913 - 1925  Cleveland Water Company, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19
    Board of Directors 
    19130127 - Water Company Directors
    19130127 - Water Company Directors
    Oswego Daily Times
    01/27/1913, p.4
    19250210 - Cleveland Water Co. Holds Annual Elections
    19250210 - Cleveland Water Co. Holds Annual Elections
    Oswego Daily Times
    02/10/1925, p.5
    Occupation  1879 - 1930  Division Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 12, 15, 16, 17, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27
    Lawyer 
    • Jas. L. Gallagher will make his first legal effort in a justice's court at Taberg, to-day. [20]
    • Studied law with D.L. Wilder and H.C. Landgraf before passing the bar in Rochester in 1879, at which time he began his own practice. [2]
    • "Counsellor Jas. L. Gallagher will next week move his office into the rooms over Dr. Allen's store." [21]
    • "He established a practice in Cleveland and in 1903, was joined by his son, William M. Gallagher, and in 1935, by his grandson, Francis James Gallagher, who is now attorney for the office of the treasurer of Oswego County." [3]
    • Counselor James L. Gallagher will next move his office into the rooms over Dr. Allen's store. [22]
    19190413 - Women Conduct Affairs of Cleveland and Men Have to Abide by Their Rule
    19190413 - Women Conduct Affairs of Cleveland and Men Have to Abide by Their Rule
    Syracuse Herald
    04/13/1919, Magazine, p.8
    Residence  1920 - 1940  Lake Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [26, 27, 28
    1920 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.1A
    1920 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.1A
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 13; ED No. 139; ED Date: 01/02/1920; Sheet No. 1a; Line No. 30-39
    1930 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4a
    1930 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4a
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 2; ED No. 5; ED Date: 04/09/1930; Sheet No. 4a; Line No. 45-46
    1940 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4B
    1940 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4B
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Incorporated Place: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 32; ED No. 38-5; ED Date: 04/17/1940; Sheet No. 4B; Line No. 61-62
    Occupation  First National Bank of Central Square, Main Street, Central Square, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 29
    Vice President 
    Occupation  1930 - 1940  Lake Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [27, 28, 31
    Lawyer 
    • "Mr. Gallagher is one of the oldest practicing attorneys in Oswego County." [3]
    • At the age of ninety-one, he was still as sharp as a tack. A distinguished lawyer, over the years he had also become a political leader on the North Shore. [30]
    19300827 - Gallagher Ad
    19300827 - Gallagher Ad
    Cleveland Lakeside Press
    08/27/1930, p.1
    Died  21 Oct 1944  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  St. Mary's Cemetery, Route #49, Vienna, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Headstone - James L. and Frances Gallagher
    Headstone - James L. and Frances Gallagher
    St. Marys Cemetery
    Rt. #49, Vienna
    Person ID  I68  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified  8 Nov 2017 

    Father  Michael Gallagher,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Battle of Richmond, Richmond, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Ann McCracken 
    Family ID  F23  Group Sheet

    Family  Frances A. Busam,   b. 8 Mar 1866, Strasburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1945, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  2 Jan 1883  St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 32, 33, 34
    Children 
    >1. William M. Gallagher,   b. Feb 1886, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1951, Oswego Hospital, 110 West 6th Street, Oswego, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  19 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F24  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jan 1853 - Coxsackie, Greene, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Communicant - - St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership - Greenback Club, Founding Executive Committee - 30 Mar 1878 - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1883 - North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Jan 1883 - St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Town of Constantia Supervisor - 1889 - 1890 - Constantia, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt. 1854 - 1892 - Constantia, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cleveland Village Clerk - 1894 - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Board of Eduction - 1891 - 1895 - Constantia, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1899 - 1910 - North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lawyer - 1879 - 1930 - Division Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - 1940 - Lake Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lawyer - 1930 - 1940 - Lake Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Oct 1944 - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    19380103 - Mr. and Mrs. James L. Gallagher
    19380103 - Mr. and Mrs. James L. Gallagher
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    01/03/193, p.11
    xxxxxxxx - Profile: James Gallagher
    xxxxxxxx - Profile: James Gallagher

    Documents

    » Slide Show
    19350721 - 3 Generations Represented at Judicial District Reunion
    19350721 - 3 Generations Represented at Judicial District Reunion
    Syracuse Herald
    07/21/1935, p.C2
    19380103 - Fishermen Rescued / Cleveland Couple Honored
    19380103 - Fishermen Rescued / Cleveland Couple Honored
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    01/03/1938, p.11
    19390104 - Gallaghers Observe 56th Wedding Date
    19390104 - Gallaghers Observe 56th Wedding Date
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    01/04/1939, p.14
    18790104 - Ad, James Gallagher Insurance
    18790104 - Ad, James Gallagher Insurance
    Cleveland Lakeside Press
    01/04/1879, Business Ad

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      James L. Gallagher
      by Kiely Malone

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      Cleveland: Gallaghers Mark 55th Anniversary

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      Organization of a Greenback Club

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      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 1892; Assembly District: 1; Page: 1

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      Town of Constantia

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      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #107; ED Date: 06/12/1900; SD: #13; Sheet No: 8a; Line No: 15-18;

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      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 12; ED No. 105; ED Date: 04/19/1910; Sheet No. 4A; Line No. 25-28

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      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/01/1915; Assembly District: 1; Page: 11; Lines: 8-10

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      Water Company Directors

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      Cleveland Water Co. Holds Annual Elections

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      James Gallagher

    25. [S76] The American Law List, (Law List Publishing Company), 157 (Reliability: 2), 1916.
      James Gallagher

    26. [S3] 1920 United States Federal Census, 1a (Reliability: 2), 2 Jan 1920.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 13; ED No. 139; ED Date: 01/02/1920; Sheet No. 1a; Line No. 24-25

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      State: New York; County: Oswego; Incorporated Place: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 32; ED No. 38-5; ED Date: 04/17/1940; Sheet No. 4B; Line No. 61-62

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      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 2; ED No. 5; ED Date: 04/09/1930; Sheet No. 4a; Line No. 45-46

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      Settling In

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      Gallagher Ad

    32. [S16] Syracuse Herald, Section 2, Page 4 (Reliability: 2), 19 Oct 1930.
      Veteran Church Organist to Retire at Cleveland Building Dedication

    33. [S16] Syracuse Herald, X7 (Reliability: 1), 17 Nov 1930.
      Bishop Curley at Dedication in Cleveland

    34. [S13] Rome Daily Sentinel, 14 (Reliability: 1), 4 Jan 1939.
      Gallaghers Observe 56th Wedding Date