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Dublin in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Flanagan Family

 
 
Flanagan Family Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, January 11, 2010
1. Flanagan Family Marker
Inscription. John & Katherine Donlon Flanagan from Longford, Ireland came to Dublin in 1868. In 1896 John was blinded, but continued to raise sheep and farm with the help of his wife and 3 girls, Eva, Katherine (Murphy), and Elizabeth (Nevin), who was a teacher at Murray School.
 
Erected by Dublin Heritage Center.
 
Location. 37° 41.997′ N, 121° 56.292′ W. Marker is in Dublin, California, in Alameda County. Marker can be reached from Donlon Way. Touch for map. Marker and family plot are located in the Dublin Cemetery behind St. Raymondís Church at the Dublin Heritage Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6600 Donlon Way, Dublin CA 94568, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tehan Family (a few steps from this marker); Rod R. Fallon (a few steps from this marker); Dobbel Family (a few steps from this marker); Norris Family (a few steps from this marker); Old St. Raymondís Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Heritage Park & Museums (within shouting distance of this marker); Murray-Green Homes (within shouting distance of this marker); Amador Valley Hotel (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dublin.
 
Also see . . .
Flanagan Family Plot and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, January 11, 2010
2. Flanagan Family Plot and Marker
Large center monument reads:
Kate Flanagon
Died May 4, 1914
John Flanagan
Died June 2, 1915
Eva Mary Flanagan
Died Oct. 10, 1951
 John Flanagan on Find-A-Grave. A Find-A-Grave posting offering additional photos. (Submitted on January 23, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNotable Persons
 
Murray School image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, January 11, 2010
3. Murray School
Elizabeth Flanagan Nevin taught at this school.
The Murray School is located at the Dublin Heritage Center. The Flanagan Family plot is located across the parking area from the schoolhouse - behind St. Raymondís Church.
Plaque seen in photo is a dedication plaque listing members of the Old Murray School Bell Tower Replacement Project – 2002 Committee and major donors of the project.
Murray School image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, January 11, 2010
4. Murray School
Plaque seen in photo is the E Clampus Vitus Dedication Plaque seen in photo #5.
Heritage Center Dedication Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle
5. Heritage Center Dedication Plaque
Dedicated to the pioneers of this valley
whose sacrifices and hard work contributed
to the good life we enjoy today.

The center is supervised by the
Dublin Historical Preservation Association
This plaque dedicated
October 15, 1997 by
Joaquin Murrieta Chapter 13
E Clampus Vitus
Plaque is located in front of the Murray School.
Dublin Heritage Center image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle
6. Dublin Heritage Center
Murray Schoolhouse - 1856
St. Raymond's Church - 1859
Pioneer Cemetery - 1859
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,398 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 23, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.   5, 6. submitted on January 21, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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