Edward C.J. Meehan
New York County Aide, New York County Ancient Order of Hibernians
Edward, a native of Jersey City, New Jersey, is an officer of the New York County Board of the AOH. He has served as a Past President and Recording Secretary of Division 2 AOH and as a Vice President of the New York County Board AOH. He has also marched for decades in St. Patrick’s Day Parades, both in Manhattan and Jersey City, N.J.
Edward serves as a captain of the ushers and as a lector at St. Joseph’s Church in Jersey City. He has been a past Grand Knight at Jersey City Conception Knights of Columbus Council 137. An honorary life member, he is a Deputy Grand Knight at the oldest Knights of Columbus Council in New Jersey.
Edward is also a member of the Elks, American Veterans, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He has been Chairman of the annual Pearl Harbor Commemoration in Jersey City and was a member of the executive board for the Bicentennial Commemoration of the Battle of Paulus Hook in Jersey City.