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1887 McCoy family portrait
BRIDGET, LUKE,JIM, HENRY, MARGARET and MARY MCCOY
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Margaret McCoyMother of Luke, grandmother of Jim McCoy long time Hamilton/Savage and Burnsville family.
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Luke and Henry McCoy 1901Luke and Henry are children of James J. McCoy.
Luke - 1888 - 1954 and Patrick Henry 1879 - 1957. All are buried at St. John the Baptist Cemetery.
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Marriage of Luke McCoy and Sadie Kearney 1924Hank McCoy, Marie McDonald, Sadie and Luke McCoy wedding 1924.
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Sadie McCoy with son Jim around 1926Sadie born 1887 died Mar. 28, 1954, with her son Jim. The McCoys lived on a farm near the corner of Highway 13 and Nicollet.
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Sadie and Luke McCoy around 1929Sadie Kearney McCoy and husband Luke lived on a farm near Highway 13 and Nicollet Avenue.
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Jim McCoy Christmas DayJim McCoy (1926 - 1988) son of Luke and Sadie (Sarah) McCoy grew up at the corner of Highway 13 and Nicollet Avenue, now Maven Apartments.
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Jim McCoy with farm animalsPhoto of Jim McCoy with cow. The McCoy farm was near the corner of Highway 13 and Nicollet Avenue.
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Jim McCoy with animals The son of Luke and Sadie McCoy grew up on a farm at the corner of Highway 13 and Nicollet Avenue.
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McCoy's and Kearney's 1940LUKE MCCOY, GEORGE & STASIA KEARNEY & SADIE MCCOY.
SADIE IS GEORGE KEARNEY'S SISTER.
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Sadie, Luke and Jim McCoyLuke 1888 -1954, Sarah(Sadie) 1887 -1954 and their son
Jim 1926 - 1988.
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Luke McCoy 1952Member of a pioneer Burnsville family born 1888 died 1954.
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Jim McCoy 1959The son of Luke and Sadie McCoy born in Burnsville, lived in Savage where he became postmaster.
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Opening of Savage Post Office branch in Burnsville. 1963Savage Postmaster Jim McCoy, born and raised in Burnsville, at the opening of Burnsville's first post office at the Jet Plaza Pharmacy. This would be a branch of the Savage Post Office. At this time Burnsville's mailing address still read Savage, Minnesota.

Burnsville's first post office opened October 1, 1963 in the Medical Center Pharmacy at Jet Plaza (Later known as Valley Ridge) shopping center. James McCoy was postmaster and Roger Reed manager of the pharmacy.
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McCoy propertyThe McCoy farm was located at what is now the corner of Highway 13 and Nicollet Avenue off Travelers Trail.
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Luke McCoy World War II registrationWorld War II draft registration for Luke McCoy, Burnsville pioneer family member.
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Sadie and Luke McCoyUndated photo of Sadie and Luke McCoy
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Frank McCoy 1889A former resident of Burnsville died in St. Paul and was interred here the 23rd. Dakota County Tribune March 28, 1889.
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James McCoy 1914Mr. James McCoy, an old and well respected resident of Burnsville, died last Friday, after a brief illness aged 70 years. He leaves a wife and family. Mr. McCoy was a veteran of the Civil War, a former member of Company K Tenth Minnesota Regiment. The funeral was held from St. John's Church Savage on Monday at 10 a.m.
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Jim McCoy with SantaJim McCoy (1926-1988) son of Luke and Sadie (Sarah) McCoy with Santa in the 1930s.
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Jim McCoy (1926-1988)The son of Luke and Sadie McCoy born in Burnsville, lived in Savage where he became postmaster.
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Jim McCoy with father LukeJim McCoy and his father Luke around 1930
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Jim McCoy with farm animals (2)Around 1932 - Jim McCoy at his family farm.
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Jim McCoy with farm animals (3)1934- Jim McCoy at his family farm.
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Jim McCoy Navy photo1945 Jim McCoy served in the US Navy.
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Jim McCoy dies 1988James McCoy, 62, of LeSueur and former Savage postmaster died April 20, 1988. He was born January 30, 1926 son of Luke and Sara (Sadie Kearney) McCoy. He served in the US Navy and was Savage postmaster from 1953 - 1966.
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Jim McCoyJim McCoy (1926-1988) with his dog.
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Luke and Sadie McCoy 1924Early Burnsville residents Luke and Sadie (Kearney) McCoy
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Luke McCoy rites Monday Luke McCoy (1888 - 1954) was the son of James and Margaret McCoy born January 28, 1881. In 1924 he married Sarah Kearney. Although the obituary states Savage, they actually lived in Burnsville at the corner of what is now Highway 13 and Nicollet Avenue. (Savage mailing address.)
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Margaret McCoy 1934Hastings Gazette January 19, 1934 reports: Mrs. Margaret McCoy, 81, for many years a resident of Burnsville and more recently a resident of Savage died at her home there at 4:00 Friday morning January 5 as a result of pneumonia, which developed following a fall in which she was injured late in December... Born in St. Paul September 12, 1852 Margaret Dalton spent her childhood there.

Following her marriage to James McCoy on October 24, 1876 the couple settled on a farm in Burnsville. They remained there until his death January 23, 1914. After leaving the farm Mrs. McCoy established her residence at Savage and continued to live there until her death....Two sons Henry and Luke of Savage survive...Four daughters and a son preceded her in death - they were Bridget, Margaret, Alice and James.
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