About John Hogan
Not able to identify a Birth record; year of birth based on age at death. Death registration index record states was born in Geraldton.
Western Australian Death registration index record for John Hogan, father Patrick Joseph Hogan, mother Catherine O'Brien, born Geraldton, died age 31, No. 1271 of 1897.
Midwest death register entry for John Hogan, died 7 May 1897, aged 31.
Buried in plot 113 St Francis Xavier Cemetery, located in the South West quarter of the large cemetery in Urch Street, Geraldton, now refereed to as the APEX Park Cemetery, with father Patrick. Patrick buried in 1880 and John in 1897. In 2001 the Centenary of Federation Pioneer Memorial Wall at the Apex Park in Geraldton was opened. (Cnr Phelp Street and Chapman Road). The historical park is the site of one of Geraldton's first cemeteries and is the resting place of more than 1000 Mid West residents who died during the late 1800s and early 1900s. The Apex Park Cemetery, Urch street, Geraldton, comprises both the Anglican and Roman Catholic Parish Cemeteries.
The Daily News, Thursday 5 August, 1897, p3.
In a listing of wills and bequests was the following : John Hogan, of Geraldton, to Catherine Hogan, £537 1s. 11d.
State Records Office of WA - Applications for grants of letters of administration for John Hogan, consignment 3458, item 1897/102.
John never married.