John Francis Whelan1

#18302, (circa 27 October 1861 - before 1900)
Father*Jeremiah Whelan1 (c 1831 - b 1880)
Mother*Mary Knight1 (c 1832 - )
Birth*circa 27 October 1861He was born circa 27 October 1861 at Buchanan Co., MissouriG.2 
Baptism10 November 1861He was baptized on 10 November 1861 at St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., MissouriG.2 
30 January 1871He appeared on the census of 30 January 1871 in the household of Jeremiah Whelan and Mary Knight at St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., MissouriG.3 
3 June 1880He appeared on the census of 3 June 1880 in the household of Mary Knight at Tenth, St. Joseph, Buchanan Co., MissouriG.4 
Death*before 1900He died before 1900.5 


  1. [S1657] Missouri Births and Christenings, 1827-1935, index online, John Francis, son of Jeremiah Whelan and Mary Knight, bapt. 10 Nov 1861, St. Joseph's, Saint Joseph MO. FHL film 980526, no. C51174-1.
  2. [S2328] St. Joseph's Cathedral (St. Joseph, Misouri) Baptisms 1856-1903; Film 980526 (DGS 7903542) (Family History Library, 1910), p. 172, img. 296/787. John Francis, son of Jeremiah Whelan and Mary Knight, age two weeks, bapt. 10 Nov 1861 by J Hennessy; sponsors Peter Langan and Mary Fergusson. [sic]
  3. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Jeremiah (38), b. Ireland, tinner, owned real estate value $1,800; Mary (37), b. Ireland, housekeeping.
  4. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. MaryJ (50), wid., b. and parents b. Ireland, hardware merchant.
  5. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. his mother, Mary Knight, reported having had 8 children with 4 still living (Alex., Johanna, Mary and William).