John Mulheran was born about 1831 in Ireland. The last 45 years of his life were spent in Sandusky, Ohio. Mr. Mulheran died on April 19, 1899. He left behind a widow and five sons. John Mulheran was buried at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Sandusky, Ohio. An obituary for Mr. Mulheran appeared in the April 21, 1899 Sandusky Star Journal. The brief article stated that he was one of the most highly respected citizens of Sandusky.