Mary Farrell

1800–1872 (Age 72)
Tynagh, County Galway, Ireland

The Life of Mary

When Mary Farrell was born in 1800, in Tynagh, County Galway, Ireland, her father, Andrew Farrell, was 25 and her mother, Bridget Mullen, was 22. She married Peter Whelan on 6 February 1825, in Ballinasloe, County Galway, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1872, in Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Peter Whelan
1800–1866
Mary Farrell
1800–1872
Marriage: 6 February 1825
Mary Whelan
1828–1899
Honora Whelan
1831–1908
Peter Whelan Jnr.
1833–1910
Bridget Whelan
–1904
John Whelan
1835–1894
Catherine Whelan
1840–1904
Margaret Whelan
1842–1901

Spouse and Children

    Peter Whelan

    Male1800–1866Male

    Female1800–1872Female

MARRIAGE
6 February 1825
Ballinasloe, County Galway, Ireland
children

(7)

    Mary Whelan

    Female1828–1899Female

    Honora Whelan

    Female1831–1908Female

    Peter Whelan Jnr.

    Male1833–1910Male

    Male1835–1894Male

    Catherine Whelan

    Female1840–1904Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Farrell

    Male1775–Male

    Bridget Mullen

    Female1778–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1801

Age 1

Lieutenant John Murray lands at a bay he names Port Phillip.
1804

Age 4

David Collins establishes convict settlement on Hobart on the Derwent River in Van Diemen's Land. William Paterson establishes a second settlement in Van Diemen's Land, named Gworge Town on Tamar River.
1829

Age 29

Australia is claimed as British territory.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghail ‘descendant of Fearghal’, a personal name composed of the elements fear ‘man’ + gal ‘valor’.

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

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