George M. Whalen

8 April 1849–26 August 1907 (Age 58)
Livonia, Livonia, Livingston, New York, United States

The Life of George M.

George M. Whalen was born on 8 April 1849, in Livonia, Livonia, Livingston, New York, United States as the son of Michael Whalen and Martha Mitchell. He married Candace F. Bullock on 3 August 1873, in Berrien, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Watervliet, Watervliet, Berrien, Michigan Territory, United States in 1900. He died on 26 August 1907, in Watervliet, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Watervliet, Berrien, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

George M. Whalen
1849–1907
Candace F. Bullock
1848–1897
Marriage: 3 August 1873
Louis Whelan
1874–
Howard Whalen
–1877
Clarissa Whalen
1878–1905
Waldo Whalen
1882–1920
Elwin Whalen
1887–1914
Rosella Almeda Whalen
1889–1949

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 August 1873
Berrien, Michigan, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Michael Whalen

    MaleMale

    Martha Mitchell

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

Age 5

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Whelan .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Geo M Whalen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Whalen in household of Jeremiah Whalen, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George Whalen in household of Jeremiah Whalen, "New York State Census, 1855"

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