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John Keane

Date of Birth: 
May 1884
Date of Death: 
August 1971

John Keane was born in Quilty, County Clare in 1884.  he was the son of James Keane and Mary O'Rorke Keane and one of 9 children.  In March 1902, at the age of 17, he emigrated to New York aboard the Majestic.  He was a City Employee for the Dock Dept. in Manhattan for most of his life.  He married Mae and they were adored by their many nieces and nephews.  He loved his summer home in Wappingers Falls, Beacon, New York and lived there until his death in August 1971 at the age of 87.  His very special friend was his wonderful dog Duke.

See also  Patrick Keane  (brother)

Location in USA: 
Beacon, New York