John O'Leary was born in County Cork, Ireland, in 1826. Came to America in 1849, and for two years worked in
an iron foundry, then came to St. Paul, Minnesota. Two years later, he took a claim of one hundred and sixty acres
in Eagan township, having now a farm of two hundred and thirty acres. Since his becoming a resident of this township,
he has been a thrifty farmer. Married Mary O'Driscoll, in 1851. Mary, Bridget, Daniel, Ann and John are their living
The History of Dakota County and the City of Hastings.
By J. Fletcher Williams.
North Star Publishing Company.
Dakota County, MN
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