Whalen

This image is believed to be of John Whalen. According to the record on ancestry, the image is held by one of John’s granddaughter’s descendants and was contained in an album presented to the granddaughter in 1903. When John Whalen Jr. was born in (about) 1827 in County Carlow,  Ireland, hisContinue Reading

Pictured: Assumption of the Blessed Mary, Erinsville When Thomas Whalen* was born in 1815 in Ireland, his parents John Whalen (1790-1850) and Bridget (nee Doyle) (1790-1860) were 25 years old. *Authors note: there are some variations in the spelling of the name “Whalen.” As most documents related to this familyContinue Reading