Nancy Whelan1

#18345, (circa 1822 - 19 February 1878)
Niece of William Whelan, interred in same place as William. 
Birth*circa 1822She was born circa 1822 at PennsylvaniaG; (but age 79 on 1878 death cert.)1 
22 August 1860She appeared on the census of 22 August 1860 in the household of William Whelan at 5th Ward, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, age 38, b. PA.2 
Death*19 February 1878She died on 19 February 1878 at 1941 Vine Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; (poss., but the age given on the death return would place her birth ca. 1800.)3 
Burial*22 February 1878She was buried on 22 February 1878 at St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church Vault, 243 North Lawrence Street, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaG.3 


  1. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. William (77), b. Ireland, real estate value $17000, personal estate value $23000. Also Mary Tominey (30) and Bridget Thomas (27), both b. Ireland, domestics.
  3. [S1582] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915, online, Film 4058595, img. 80/1218, Return of a Death, Physicain's Certificate. Miss Nancy Whelan, Lady, b. Phila., single; d. 1941 Vine St., 19 Feb 1878, age 79, old age; physician Walter F Atlee M.D., res. 210 Sth 13th St.; bur. St. Augustine's Vault 22 Feb 1878.
    Film 4000969, img. 59/433. Registration of Deaths in Philadelphia 1878, sh. 55, final line. Nancy Whelan, age 79, b. Phila, d. at 1941 Vine, 15th Ward, age 79, old age; attending physician Walter F Atlee; bur. St. Augustine Vault, 22 Feb 1878.