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John Francis 'Moose, Doc' Hagerty

 

Doc Hagerty

Date of Birth: September 3, 1892, in Nashua, New Hampshire

Date of Death: June 19, 1944, in Medford, Massachusetts (51 years old)

Source:

Nashua Telegram - Published 06/20/44

He attended Nashua High School.

Documentation verifying that he was the pro player in Nashua Telegraph, 05/23/21

His obituary says he was 50 years old at the time of his death, but both his birth certificate and

draft card give birth year as 1892.

He became a dentist in Medford, Massachusetts after retiring from football. Articles in the

Nashua  newspaper mention him playing for the Canton Bulldogs.  His draft card listed a

daughter named JoanHer obituary said she was living with her niece at the time of her

death. Unfortunately, this was a niece by marriage, who didn't even know that her aunt

Joan's maiden name was HagertyHer married name was Malonson.

His last name is spelled 'Haggerty' in all other sources.

 

Teams:

1920 Cleveland Tigers (APFA)

1920 Canton Bulldogs (APFA)

1921 New York Brickley Giants (APFA)

College:

Tufts University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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