Died at about age 30. He came up from New Orleans to work on the railroad
He died on his way to Colorado to stake a land claim in 1877.
Michael married Bridget Sheridan on 20 Sep 1868 in St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., MO. (Bridget Sheridan was born on 25 Mar 1845 in Ireland and died on 6 Nov 1919 in St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., MO.)