John W Whalen

14 June 1881–12 June 1927 (Age 45)
Miller, Missouri, United States

The Life of John W

When John W Whalen was born on 14 June 1881, in Miller, Missouri, United States, his father, John Thomas Whalen, was 26 and his mother, Emeline Grosvenor, was 29. He married Mary Elizabeth "Molly" Scott in 1907, in Camden, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Jasper Township, Camden, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 June 1927, in Adair Township, Camden, Missouri, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Boonville, Cooper, Missouri, United States.

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John W Whalen
Mary Elizabeth "Molly" Scott
Marriage: 1907
Montie Otis Whalen
John Onley Whalen
Maude Whalen

Spouse and Children

Camden, Missouri, United States



    John Onley Whalen


    Maude Whalen


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 15

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Whelan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Whalen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John W Whalen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Whalen in household of Thomas Whalen, "United States Census, 1900"

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