Log in  | Not a member? Register or

WHALEN members around the world

WHALEN points found: 1,647

WHALEN Family History

The family surname Whelan is an anglicisation of the Irish surname, ? Faol?in. The surname originates from the Middle Irish '?a Fael?in' the name of the 10th to 11th century ruling dynasy of the D?isi, a population group inhabiting the area of the modern county of Waterford and south county Tipperary in the early medieval period. The word "faol?n" is derived from the Old Irish word "fael?n" meaning a small wolf.

The WHALEN Family Message Board

Leave a message for WHALEN family members.

  • Find your WHALEN ancestor
  • Tell us about your WHALEN Family
  • Ask a question about the WHALEN history
  • Tell us about your WHALEN ancestors

You must be logged in to post a message

Log in or register


my ancestors are Patrick Whelan born 1797 died 1896 wife of Patrick is Hanna Finn born 1810 lemrick ireland died St Elizabeth Missouri my great grandfather was William whalen born 1855 Indianabut 1908 red river Texas brothers and sisters of William is Jeremiah born limrick Ireland 1845 Patrick born 1851 IndianaJohn Thomas born 1857 Hanna bien 1835 Limerick Ireland and Mary 1838

Invite more WHALEN family members!

Click 'Invite' to connect with more members of the WHALEN tribe.

Log in or Register to invite others
Family Coat of Arms Generator

Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?

Create Crest