Place of migration
Migrated to/Born in Australia

The Wheeler family were in the 1821 census in Aughatina townland, Kilbride, Clanmahon, Cavan. It shows James as Whelan aged 56 with his wife Catherine aged 58, Catherine 18, Pat 16, Anne 14, James 12, Bartly 10 with Margaret McDermott 70 Servant and James Wheeler 70 ditto and James Plunkett 44 Shoemaker.

James, the son,  was married to Mary Daly and came to Victoria, Australia in 1844 with Patrick aged 13, Bartholomew aged 9, Thomas aged 7 and Rose aged 5.  Mary died of childbirth on the ship "Abberton".when off the coast of Africa.

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Date of Birth 1st Jan 1764

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