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Irene (Yates) Madigan (1896 - 1986)

Irene Madigan formerly Yates
Born in Newtown, New South Wales, Australiamap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 17 Nov 1923 in St Joseph's Church, Woollahra, New South Wales, Australiamap
[children unknown]
Died in Sydney, New South Wales, Australiamap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Jan 2019
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Born 1896 Newtown, NSW. [1]

Marriage 17 Nov 1923. St Joseph's Church, Woollahra, NSW. Husband - John Francis Madigan. Wife - Irene Yates. [2] [3]

Died 13 Oct 1986. Sydney, NSW. [4]

Buried South Head Cemetery, Sydney, NSW. [4] [5]

Wedding - 1923

A wedding was celebrated at St. Joseph's, Woollahra, on Saturday, 17th inst., when Mr. J. R Madigan, only son of Mr. and Mrs. M. T. Madigan, of 'Minna Murra,' Waverley-street, Waverley, was married to Miss Irene Yates, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J Yates, of Hampstead Flats, Edgecliff. The marriage was celebrated by Rev. Father Kennedy, O.F.M., assisted by the Rev. Father Wogan, O.F.M. After the ceremony the relatives of both parties adjourned to the Wentworth, where a sumptuous breakfast was provided. The bride, who looked very pretty, was attired in a dainty apricot ninon frock, neatly embroidered. Later the happy couple left for Mt. Kosciusko, where the honeymoon was spent.[3]

Death Notice - 1986

MADIGAN. Irene. October 13, 1986, beloved wife of the late John Francis Madigan. loved mother of Sister Joy R S C J. and John and loved grandmother of John. Father Daniel S J, Mark. Andrew, Michael, Mansa and Catherine and great-grandmother of James and Simon. Requiescat in pace. For funeral arrangements see Wednesdays Herald [6]


  1. Source: #S13 24085/1896 Certainty: 3
  2. Source: #S13 15396/1923 Certainty: 3
  3. 3.0 3.1 Source: #S182 "Weddings," 29 Nov 1923, p. 29; digital images. Certainty: 3
  4. 4.0 4.1 Source: #S53 Irene Madigan, died 13 Oct 1986, monumental inscription, South Head Cemetery. Certainty: 3
  5. Source: #S13 23073/1986 Certainty: 3
  6. "Deaths", Sydney Morning Herald, 14 Oct 1986, p. 28; digital images.
  • Source: S13 NSW BDM Index
  • Source: S182 The Catholic Press, NSW, Sydney.
  • Source: S53 Society of Australian Genealogists, Waverley and South Head Cemetery Transcriptions, 2002.

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