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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George M. Whalen
Candace F. Bullock
Marriage: 3 August 1873
Louis Whelan
Howard Whalen
Clarissa Whalen
Waldo Whalen
Elwin Whalen
Rosella Almeda Whalen

Spouse and Children

3 August 1873
Berrien, Michigan, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Michael Whalen


    Martha Mitchell




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.

Age 14

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

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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