Maria Whalen

Birth Name Maria Whalen
Gender female
Age at Death 68 years, 19 days


Maria Whalen's birth and dates come from a descendant of her brother Fenton.
Her name is pronounced as if it were spelled Mariah.
1920; Census Place: Lockport Ward 1, Niagara, New York; Roll: T625_1241; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 77
at 200 Jackson St, owns the house

Jane Whalen 42, head, no occ
Marie Whalen 32, sister, laborer, paper mill
Fenton Whalen 30, brother, , policeman, radiator works
Ralph J Whalen 27, brother, laborer, in a shock? and blind lumber mill

all single, all born in NY, father in Canada, mother in NY

1930; Census Place: Lockport, Niagara, New York; Roll: 1617; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 10;
owns the house worth $3600 at 200 Jackson St. owns a radio.

Jane Whalen 53, no occupation
Marie C Whalen 43, sales lady, department store
James R Whalen 37, no occupation
all born in New York, father in Canada, mother in NY. All single

1940; Census Place: Lockport, Niagara, New York; Roll: T627_2695; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 32-14.
owns the house worth $3600 at 200 Jackson St.

Ralph J Whalen 47, head, no occ
Jane Whalen 63, sister, no occ
Marie Whalen 53, sister, saleswoman, dry goods store
Jane provided the information.
All lived in the same house in 1935. All born in NY. Jane's supplemental information said both her parents were born in NY. She was not on social security and was not a veteran. English was spoken at home in her earliest childhood.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth July 13, 1886 New York, United States   1 2
Census February 16, 1892 Lockport, Niagara County, New York, United States 1892 Joseph Whalen household 3a
Event Note

1892 New York State Census, Lockport, Niagara County, Ward 2, Election District 2, page 5

Joseph Whalen, 42, citizen, carpenter, born in US
Cathrine Whalen, 37, born in US
Jennie Whalen, 15, born in US
Mamie Whalen, 14, born in US
Joseph Whalen, 11, born in US
John Whalen, 9, born in US
Alice Whalen, 7, born in US
Marie Whalen, 6, born in US
Fenton Whalen, 2, born in US
Catherine Delaney, 65, born in Ireland, a citizen

[note: Catherine Delaney, 65, is the mother of Cathrine Whalen]

"New York, State Census, 1892," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 1 April 2015), Joseph Whalen, 1892; citing , county offices, New York; FHL microfilm .

Death August 1954     2


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Joseph Andrew WhalenJuly 3, 18491918
Mother Catherine DelaneyDecember 4, 1853May 26, 1898
    Sister     Jane Whalen September 22, 1876 1940
    Sister     Mary Ann Whalen February 1, 1878 June 17, 1946
    Sister     Catherine Whalen July 12, 1879 1881
    Brother     Joseph George Whalen March 4, 1881 February 3, 1968
    Brother     John T Whalen October 26, 1882 1935
    Sister     Alice Whalen September 3, 1884 June 22, 1952
         Maria Whalen July 13, 1886 August 1954
    Sister     Julia Whalen July 24, 1888 September 26, 1888
    Brother     Fenton Martin Whalen January 1, 1890 February 14, 1973
    Brother     James Ralph Whalen August 23, 1892 1956

Source References

  1. 1900 United States Federal Census
  2. family information
  3. 1892 Census of New York
      • Page: Joseph Whalen, Lockport, Niagara County, Ward 2, Election District 2, page 5