We have results for our newest member in the Whalen and variants yDNA Project,
Kit# 159345, whos family line is; Patrick Whalin, b 1738 Ireland, marr, Susannah Leach Valentine Whalin, b abt 1780 Montgomery VA, marr Barbara Penner William Patrick Whalin, b 1804 Montgomery VA, marr Lucinda P Goodman William Goodman Whalin, b 1839 Warren KY, marr Lucrecia Frances Doolin Thomas J Whalin, b 1865 Edmonson KY, marr Otilla Adeline Ray
He matches 32/37 with another Whalen member, Kit 114211, who traces back to Trenton NJ.
They both share some distinctive marker values, 390 = 21 YCA II a = 22 YCA II b = 23
This puts them into a new group for the Whalens. "R1b group 03".Though the match is not very close, 50% probability of having a common ancestor within the 450 years and 95% probability of within 850 years, the distinctive values do show a new line of Whalen/Whalins emeging.