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Genealogy Index to Lannon Residents - Past & Present

William N. Lannon

Compiled and Edited by Michael R. Reilly

Last Revised 04/12/2005

Lennan, Lennon, Lannan, Lannon, Linnane: Variations of the Gaelic name ”'LeannŠin. 
Lennon - ” LeannŠin. A number of western O'LeanŠins (one 'n') eventually became Leonards. Lennan, Lennon, Lannan, Lannon, Linnane. Fermanagh, Mayo and Galway. 
Lannon - A Kilkenny version of Lennon.
Lennon - Sometimes Lennan. From O'LeannŠin (leann means cloak). Connected to the Galway Linnane. Most of this clan can be found in the Armagh, Down, north Louth area.

Descendants of ? Lannon

Generation No. 1

 

1. ?1 LANNON was born in Ireland. He married ?. She was born in Ireland.

Children of ? LANNON and ? are:

2. i. WILLIAM N.2 LANNON, b. 20 Oct 1814, County Louth, Ireland; d. 13 Apr 1897, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

3. ii. THOMAS LANNON, b. Abt. 1819, County Louth, Ireland.

4. iii. MARGARET LANNON, b. Dec 1836, New York.

Generation No. 2

 

2. WILLIAM N.2 LANNON (?1) was born 20 Oct 1814 in County Louth, Ireland, and died 13 Apr 1897 in Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin. He married (1) ? Abt. 1850 in Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin. She died Abt. 1851. He married (2) ANN GALLAGHER Aft. 1851 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Source: Mrs. John Linduer/Linder Obit, Says her mother, Ann Gallagher, met and married William in Milwaukee.), daughter of JOHN GALLAGHER and BRIDGET EASTMAN. She was born 1833 in Ireland, and died 17 May 1907 in Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Notes for WILLIAM N. LANNON:

Was William living in Milwaukee in 1850? Possibly working as a grocer? If Ann's father was working as a butcher, perhaps that's how they met? Had William's first wife died already by August 1850 (when Census was taken)? She's not listed in 1850, or did he marry after August 1850, and she died soon after?

In 1860 William is living in Merton, working as a miller, with his wife Ann, and son William, age 1. Next door is a James Lannon age 50 living with a Thomas Martin, age 60, both of Ireland.

In Milford, Jefferson, Wisconsin was a John Lannon age 40, b. 1819 Ireland, who married a Prussian girl. This John Lannon lived in Clinton, Rock, Wisconsin in 1870.

In Madison, Ward 4, Dane , Wisconsin, lived a Patrick Lannon, age 36, b. 1823 in Ireland.

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William delinquent on property taxes for town of Lisbon, s pt w 1/2 sw 1/4 Section 18 45 acres $17.74 Waukesha Plaindealer, August 29, 1865

More About WILLIAM N. LANNON:

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Emigration: 1834, Came to this area in 1834, settling in what was to become the Wisconsin Territory in 1836, then as part of the Milwaukee County Territory, to become in 1838 within the Town of Lisbon , to become in 1839, the Town of Menomonee, Waukesha county

Immigration: Abt. 1834, Sister Margaret born 1836 New York

Occupation 1: 10 May 1854, The first postoffice at the Lannon Springs was opened with William as Postmaster

Occupation 2: Abt. 1860, Operated grist mill for 10-12 yrs in Merton, Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: Mrs. John Linduer/Linder Obit, August 17, 1916 Waukesha Freeman.)

Political 1: 03 Apr 1866, Voted a town of Menomonee Supervisor (Source: Waukesha Freeman, May 8, 1866.)

Political 2: Apr 1870, Town of Menomonee Supervisor and Chairman (Source: Waukesha Freeman, April 28, 1870.)

Residence 1: 1850, Milwaukee 3rd Ward, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Residence 2: 1860, Merton, Waukesha, Wisconsin

More About WILLIAM LANNON and ?:

Marriage: Abt. 1850, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Notes for ANN GALLAGHER:

In 1870, Ann Lannon is the only Lannon listed in the local area, living in the town of Lisbon. Nearest other Lannons are in Waukesha. William isn't listed. Note: this Ann Lannon is age 70, b. Ireland. and is living with the Michael Pendergast family.

More About ANN GALLAGHER:

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Emigration: Abt. Jun 1850, Ellis Island ? (Source: 1850 Federal Census, If her youngest brother James was born Ellis Island as it appears to be written "Ellis" then the family's arrival was abt June 1850.)

More About WILLIAM LANNON and ANN GALLAGHER:

Marriage: Aft. 1851, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Source: Mrs. John Linduer/Linder Obit, Says her mother, Ann Gallagher, met and married William in Milwaukee.

Children of WILLIAM LANNON and ANN GALLAGHER are:

i. WILLIAM P.3 LANNON, b. 18 Sep 1859, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. 29 Nov 1937, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Notes for WILLIAM P. LANNON:

He had a farm on Mill Road, a mile east of Town Line rd. He was also a quarry man, and once owned and operated a tavern. He never married.

More About WILLIAM P. LANNON:

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

ii. ELIZA A. LANNON, b. 01 Dec 1860, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. 26 Jul 1882, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

More About ELIZA A. LANNON:

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

iii. JOHN H. LANNON, b. 22 Dec 1862, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. 17 Mar 1898, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

More About JOHN H. LANNON:

Died 2: 24 Mar 1898, Waukesha Freeman, Waukesha, occurred late Thursday evening

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

5. iv. MARY E. LANNON, b. 01 Aug 1864, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. 10 Aug 1916, St. Mary's Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

v. ANDREW T. LANNON, b. 19 Jun 1872, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. 02 Nov 1894, Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

More About ANDREW T. LANNON:

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

3. THOMAS2 LANNON (?1) was born Abt. 1819 in County Louth, Ireland (Source: 1870 Federal Census, Age 50.). He married MARY ANN CARROLL. She was born 27 May 1834 in Java Center, New York, and died 05 Feb 1905.

Notes for THOMAS LANNON:

Note: Arrived in US abt 1836. Stayed in Michigan before coming to Waukesha, Follow his family to a large family connection in Ws. Evelyn Bonneprise branch and all the genealogy data from her.

More About THOMAS LANNON:

Political: Apr 1870, Justice of the Peace (?) in Muskego (Also in 1872, 1875 and 1877) (Source: Waukesha Freeman, April 28, 1870.)

Residence: 1855, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Notes for MARY ANN CARROLL:

Margaret Burns found in: Census Microfilm Records: Wisconsin, 1870, Age: 35, Gender: F, Race: W, Birthplace: IREL, State: Wisconsin

County: WAUKESHA, Locale: MUSKEGO, Series: M593, Roll: 1743, Part: 1, Page: 311A

More About MARY ANN CARROLL:

Name 2: Mary A. Carroll

Date born 2: Abt. 1834, New York

Children of THOMAS LANNON and MARY CARROLL are:

6. i. MARY ELIZABETH3 LANNON, b. May 1857, Wisconsin.

ii. THOMAS LANNON, b. Abt. 1858, Wisconsin; d. 21 Mar 1897, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Notes for THOMAS LANNON:

In Muskego, March 26th, Thomas Lannon, aged 36 years, Funeral service held at St. Mary's Church, Greenfield, Sunday; Waukesha Freeman, April 1, 1897

More About THOMAS LANNON:

Funeral: St. Mary's church, Greenfield (Source: Waukesha Freeman, April 1, 1897.)

iii. CATHERINE LANNON, b. Abt. 1866, Wisconsin; m. ? RAUSCH.

4. MARGARET2 LANNON (?1) was born Dec 1836 in New York (Source: 1900 Federal Census, Also says she was born in New York.). She married JOHN BURNS 20 May 1852 in Wisconsin. He was born May 1830 in County Meath, Ireland, and died Aft. 1900 (Source: 1870 Federal Census, Not listed, Margaret is HOH. John is listed in 1900 as being 70 yrs old.).

Notes for MARGARET LANNON:

ID: I18606087

Name: Margaret LENNON

Sex: F

Birth: 1832 in Co. Louth, Ireland

Death: 14 Feb. 1937 in St. Mary's Hales Corner, Wisc

Note: In 1852 John Burns (Byrne) married Margaret Lannon, a sister of Thomas and William Lannon. Thomas had settled on the next farm. Margaret Bonneprise, a desc of Thomas, has the genealogy in Louth. John and Margaret had seven children. John J.(1853)James J.(1854-1930), William G, my grdfather, (1856-28) Ann Marie Byrne (Goff) 1862, Margaret M. (1862-37. Elizabeth C. Byrne (Gilmore)1863 and Sarah Byrne Dwyer, (1865)This generation changed the name to Byrne in a Ct. document

Father: William N. LANNON b: 20 Oct. 1814 in Co Louth (Actually her brother)

Mother: Ann CRINUHAN b: 17Dec. 1833 in Ireland Co Louth? (Her sister-in-law from marriage with William)

More About JOHN BURNS:

Immigration: 1835 (Source: 1900 Federal Census.)

More About JOHN BURNS and MARGARET LANNON:

Marriage: 20 May 1852, Wisconsin

Children of MARGARET LANNON and JOHN BURNS are:

i. WILLIAM GEORGE3 BURNS, b. 06 Jul 1856, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. 1928.

ii. JOHN J. BURNS, b. Abt. 1853, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

iii. JAMES (HUGH OR J) BURNS, b. 07 Jul 1854, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. 1930.

iv. ANN MARIE BURNS, b. Abt. 1858, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: 1870 Federal Census, Age 11.); m. ? GOFF.

v. MARGARET M. BURNS, b. Abt. 1861, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: 1870 Federal Census, age 9.); d. 1937.

vi. ELIZABETH C. BURNS, b. Abt. 1862, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin (Source: 1870 Federal Census, age 7.); m. ? GILMORE.

vii. SARAH BURNS, b. Abt. 1865, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin; m. ? DWYER.

viii. JOHN BURNS, b. Oct 1872 (Source: 1900 Federal Census, age 27.).

ix. ROSE BURNS, b. Apr 1872 (Source: 1900 Federal Census, age 28.).

Generation No. 3

 

5. MARY E.3 LANNON (WILLIAM N.2, ?1) was born 01 Aug 1864 in Lannon Springs, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin, and died 10 Aug 1916 in St. Mary's Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She married JOHN LINDER, son of PETER LINDER and ANNA ?. He was born Abt. 1873 in Wisconsin (Source: 1910 Federal Census.).

More About MARY E. LANNON:

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

More About JOHN LINDER:

Burial: John doesn't seem to be buried with his wife at St. James cemetery (Not Catholic?)

Residence 1: 1880, Pewaukee, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Residence 2: 1910, Town of Menomonee, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Child of MARY LANNON and JOHN LINDER is:

i. SON4 LINDER, b. 03 Aug 1910; d. 03 Aug 1910.

More About SON LINDER:

Burial: St. James Catholic Church Cemetery, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Wisconsin

6. MARY ELIZABETH3 LANNON (THOMAS2, ?1) was born May 1857 in Wisconsin (Source: 1900 Federal Census.). She married THOMAS MEADE. He was born Oct 1855 (Source: 1900 Federal Census.).

Notes for THOMAS MEADE:

Thomas Meade and two daughters from Fond du Lac visiting friends in Muskego. Waukesha Freeman, March 30, 1893

More About THOMAS MEADE:

Occupation: 1900, Farmer

Residence: 1930, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Children of MARY LANNON and THOMAS MEADE are:

7. i. ALFRED4 MEADE, b. Jul 1880.

ii. IDA MEADE, b. Dec 1882 (Source: 1930 Federal Census, Age 47, and 1900 Fed Census.).

iii. GERTRUDE MEADE, b. Oct 1887.

Generation No. 4

7. ALFRED4 MEADE (MARY ELIZABETH3 LANNON, THOMAS2, ?1) was born Jul 1880 (Source: 1900 Federal Census.). He married SUSIE ?. She was born Abt. 1882.

More About ALFRED MEADE:

Occupation: 1900, Farm Laborer

Political 1: Bet. 1930 - 1932, 1st Village of Lannon President

Political 2: Bet. 1937 - 1947, 4th Village of Lannon President

Residence 1: 1920, Muskego, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Residence 2: 1930, Lannon, Waukesha, WI as "Alfred Mead"

Child of ALFRED MEADE and SUSIE ? is:

i. VIVIAN5 MEADE, b. Abt. 1914.


Thomas Lannon (Came to Waukesha County in 1837 settling in the Milwaukee County Territory, in 1838 becoming the Town of Muskego)

    Spouse

        Child

            Francis Radsch (grandchild) of West Allis

            Mrs. George Kempken (grandchild) of Hartland

James Lannon (Came to Waukesha County in 1837 in the Milwaukee County Territory settling, in 1838 becoming the Town of  Muskego)

 

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