man John Patrick ROONEY‏‎, son of Thomas ROONEY and Bridget BROWN‏.
Born ‎11 Feb 1860 Wakefield Twsp, Quebec, Can, died ‎25 sep 1942 Brooten, Stearns County, Minnesota‎, 82 years, buried ‎ Brooten, Stearns, Minnesota, USA
John P. Rooney's naturalization record is at the Pope County courthouse, date 29 march 1897. He was at one time a Pope County commissioner and, according to Ambrose Gaffaney, had a wry sense of humor.

The Minnesota death record on Family Search has his birth year as 1858.

They were farming in Grove Lake in 1910.

Married ‎22 Feb 1892 Padua, Stearns Co, MN (50 years married) to:

woman Mary Ester BATTERBERRY‏‎
Born ‎15 sep 1864 Kandiyohi Co, MN, died ‎18 Jan 1961 Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, MN‎, 96 years

Children:

1.
man Peter ROONEY‏‎
Born ‎18 Mar 1893 Bangor, Pope, Minnesota, USA, died ‎30 Jan 1896 Bangor, Pope, Minnesota, USA‎, 2 years, buried ‎Feb 1896 Padua, Stearns Co, MN
Glenwood Herald, February 7, 1896:

"Died, Peter, the four year old son of Mr. and Mrs. P. Rooney, on Thursday, January 30, in the town of Bangor, after an illness of about a week. Pete was an unusually active and healthy boy of this age and his death will be a great surprise to his numerous friends, and a sad loss to the grief-stricken parents who have the heartfelt sympathy of the entire community."

Cause of death: Sore throat.
2.
man Constant Mark ROONEY‏‎
Born ‎12 Aug 1893 New York, died ‎4 Dec 1972 Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota‎, 79 years
Constant was living on the farm with his parents in 1930, and in Anoka in 1961. He probably did not marry.
3.
woman Hannah Ruth ROONEY‏
Born ‎11 Aug 1894 Minnesota, died ‎26 Jan 1977 Renville County, Minnesota, USA‎, 82 years
Ruth was married twice, the first time (?) to James Woodall, and he may be the father of Helen. Helen was born in 1915 in Minnesota but she's not listed with the rest of the family in the 1920 census of Carpio, North Dakota. Her two younger brothers are there, Donald and George, both born in North Dakota.
4.
woman Bridget Edna ROONEY‏
Born ‎8 Jul 1896 Bangor, Pope, Minnesota, died ‎27 May 1994 Tucson, Pima, Arizona‎, 97 years
5.
woman Madonna Mary ROONEY‏
Born ‎30 May 1899 Sedan, Bangor, Pope, Minnesota, USA, died ‎3 Nov 1986 Minneapolis, Anoka, Minnesota, USA‎, 87 years, buried ‎ Fort Snelling National Cemetery, MN
Baptismal sponsors: James Rooney, Anna Rooney.

In 1918, Madonna Rooney (along with a Mary Egan, and several others) were juniors in the St. Gabriel's Hospital school for nurses in Little Falls.

SSGT, US AIR FORCE
6.
woman Anna Clara ROONEY‏
Born ‎13 Apr 1902 Sedan, Pope County, Minnesota, died ‎9 Jan 1997 Waconia, Carver, Minnesota‎, 94 years
Baptismal sponsors: Edward Kelley, Theresia Kelley.

Anna and Harry's two children, Charles and Mary, were living with her parents in the 1930 census. Claire is lodging in Minneapolis, and one of the other lodgers is Harry Stremlow.

In the 1940 census Mary Eileen is living with them in Minneapolis. Charles would have been 17 and was living with his cousin (or aunt) Helen Swenson (m. William) Glieden as a farm hand in Grove Lake. His mother and sister and stepfather are living in Minneapolis..
7.
woman Margaret Ellen ROONEY‏‎
Born ‎8 sep 1904 Minnesota, died ‎13 Jan 1909 Brooten, Stearns, Minnesota, USA‎, 4 years, buried ‎14 Jan 1909 Padua, Stearns Co, MN
Baptismal sponsors: Thomas J Rooney, Catharine Killeen.
Died at age 4 from Diptheria.