Fenton Whalen

Birth Name Fenton Whalen
Gender male
Age at Death unknown


Lockport City Directory
1884 Whalen, Jane, widow Fenton, h 41 Chapel
1884 Whalen, Fenton, carpenter, bds 41 Chapel
1884 Whalen, John, policeman, h 41 Chapel
1887 Whalen, Jane, widow Fenton, h 285 Chapel
1887 Whalen, Fenton, boat builder, bds 285 Chapel
1887 Whalen, Maria, seamstress, bds 285 Chapel

1900; Census Place: Lockport Ward 6, Niagara, New York; Roll: 1129; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 63;
at 153 Prospect
Whalen, Fenton, head, 34, Sept 1865, single, born in NY, parents born in Canada, occupation: block maker


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth September 1865 New York, United States   1 2a
Guardian Case (Child) August 18, 1873 Lockport, Niagara County, New York, United States   3a
Event Note

in the New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999, at ancestry.com

At a Surrogate Court, held at the City of Lockport in and for the County of Niagara on the 18th of August 1873, present Joshua Gaskill, Surrogate

in the matter of the guardianship of Fenton Whalen and Maria Whalen, minors under the age of 14

on reading and filing the petition of Jane Whalen for the appointment of John Whalen as the guardians of [the 2 children mentioned] it is ordered that the guardianship of [the 2 children] be granted to the said John Whalen.
Joshua Gaskill, Surrogate



Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Fenton Whalenabout 1810about 1872
Mother Jane Hughesabout 1814October 3, 1896
    Brother     Martin Whalen September 1845
    Brother     John Whalen about 1848
    Brother     Joseph Andrew Whalen July 3, 1849 1918
    Sister     Ann Whalen about 1853
    Sister     Jane Whalen about 1858
    Sister     Maria Whalen about 1862
         Fenton Whalen September 1865

Source References

  1. National Archives and Records Administration: 1870 United States Census
  2. 1900 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Ward 18, ED 70, sheet 6, family 133
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMZM-R5N : accessed 17 Feb 2014), Jas Mcaney in household of Lizzie Welch, Precinct D Cleveland City Ward 18, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet , family 133, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241254.

  3. New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999
      • Page: Aug 18, 1873, Lockport, Niagara Co, Whalen guardianship