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Thomas Francis Haggerty

Thomas Francis Haggerty, American newspaper editor. Served with United States Air Force, 1952-1961; Member Associate Press Managing Editors Association.

Background

  • Haggerty, Thomas Francis was born on December 28, 1938 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of Thomas Anthony and Dorothy Marie (MacCauley) Haggerty.

  • Career

    • Sports writer Troy Record, 1961-1965, sports editor, 1965-1973. Copy editor Springfield (Massachusetts) Union and Sunday Republican, 1973-1976, executive city editor, 1976-1977, managing editor, 1977-1991, managing editor production, from 1991. Professor journalism Westfield State College, Massachusetts, 1983-1984, Western New England College, 1985.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served with United States Air Force, 1952-1961. Member Associate Press Managing Editors Association.

    Connections

    • Married Joyce Elaine Schearer, February 4, 1967 (divorced 1981). 1 child, Lori Lee.
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    Born December 28, 1938
    Died November 30, 2003
    (aged 64)
    • 1961 - 1965
      Sports writer, Troy Record
    • 1965 - 1973
      Sports writer, Troy Record
    • 1977 - 1991
      copy editor Springfield (Massachusetts) Union and Sunday Republican