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Thomas Patrick Cadden

Thomas Patrick Cadden

Thomas Patrick Cadden, born Mar 17, 1864, son of Thomas and Margaret Welsh Cadden, of Cherry Township, Sullivan Co., PA. He was the brother of Anna Cadden Bergan, Mary Cadden Murphy, Katie Cadden Miller, Jennie Cadden Farrell, John J. Cadden, Nellie Cadden, Margaret Cadden Hope, Agnes Cadden (who died one month before him and with whom he is buried), Josephine Cadden, and Alice Clare Cadden McDonald (wife of John C. McDonald of Bradford Co.). 

Thomas was a volunteer fireman in Kane, McKean Co., PA, and is, allegedly, the only one in the history of that fire department to die in the line of duty. He died as a result of smoke inhalation on Sept 28, 1906, at the age of 41. He buried in St. Basil's Cemetery, Dushore, PA.  

He was married to Jane Agnes McQuone of Kersey, PA, in Elk Co. They lived in Kane, PA, and owned several restaurants there.

Submitted by Amuck, great granddaughter

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