We have had more men join our Whelan/Phelan/Whalen yDNA Project.
The family lines are;
Kit# 159345 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 (Matches 35/37 with kit 169898. They are in our "R1b Group 03")
Kit# 159645 Michael Whelan, b Ireland, possibly Co Waterford, marr Catherine Cody Michael J. Whelan, b ?Philadelphia-?Ireland about 1856, marr Mary Ellen Hackett in NYC Edward R. Whelan, b NYC 1885, marr Mary Ellen Reader in NYC (Matches well with our men in group "R1b Group 01")
Kit# N79988 Patrick Whalen, bc 1795, County Cork, Ireland, marr Bridget Murphy John Whalen, b 1832, South March, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, marr Mary Brennan Patrick Whalen, b 1860, South March, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, marr Hannorah Kennedy (Has an identical 12/12 match with kit 76690 in "R1b Group 01", also from Co Cork.)
Kit# 164953 Michael Whelehan, bc 1795 Ireland, marr Mary Dunne Bernard "Barney" Whelehan, bc 1819 Ullard, Co Laois Ireland, marr Ellen Broughill Christopher Wheelehan, b 1858 Bernard Wheelehan, b 1895 (Matches well with Whelahans in "R1b Group 04")
Kit# 169898 Charles Whalen, bc 1835 Indiana, marr Susan William Thomas Whalen, b 1867 Illinois, marr Ellen Nichols (Matches 35/37 with kit 159345, in "R1b Group 03")