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Walter Steere Whipple

Walter Steere Whipple

Male 1861 - Aft 1920  (> 60 years)

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  • Name Walter Steere Whipple 
    Born 17 Mar 1861  Brooklyn, Kings, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1920  Oneonta, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Laurens, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I101267  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2010 

    Father David W. Whipple,   b. 28 Mar 1828, Burlington, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901, Laurens, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Abigail Steere,   b. Abt 1829, , , New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1897, poss, Laurens, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Family ID F42034  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Esther Williams 
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F42036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Cora Belle Wilson,   b. Aug 1871, , , New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1891 
    Children 
    +1. Genevieve Whipple,   b. 19 Aug 1895, of, Laurens, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1982 and 1984, Kensington, Contra Costa, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F42037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Mar 1861 - Brooklyn, Kings, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aft 1920 - Oneonta, Otsego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Laurens, Otsego, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from undisclosed at example dot net to Weldon Whipple, 2 Sep 2005. Cites the following censuses:
      • 1870 Laurens, Ostego NY, David, 42, Collector of Wharfife, $4,000, $1,500, Abigail 41, Lillian 17 (no further record, prob married by 1880), Howard 14 ( no further record found ), Genievive 12 (no further record, prob married by 1880), Walter 8, Alice 4, Eliza Glaskill ae 70, b RI (probably Eliza Steer remarried)
      • 1880 Laurens, Ostego, NY, Clarissa Whipple, ae79 (David's mother), David, 52, Wharfinger (indicates parents b NY but his father may have been b VT), Abigail, 51, Walter 19, May 14 (prob the same as Alice in 1870)
      • 1900 David and Abigail not found, perhaps both deceased and Walter has moved to Oneonta, Ostego, NY, Walter S. Whipple, 39, b March 1861, coal dealer, married 9 years, b NY, Cora B., wife, 29, b August 1871 NY (this is the second wife), Genievive, dau, ae 4, b August 1895, b NY, Julia E. Wilson, mother in law b May 1847 NY
      • 1910 Oneonta, Ostego, NY, Walter S, 49, Coal Dealer, m 19 years, Cora, 39, Genievive, 14, Julia E. Wilson, m/l, ae 64, Laura Coats, sister in law and her dau
      • 1920 Oneonta, Ostego, NY, Walter S., Coal Merchant, Cora and sister in law


      !SOURCE: Email from Michael Whipple (undisclosed at example dot net), 12 Dec 2006. Cites The 1899 Membership Register for The Empire State Society, S.A.R., on the web site of the NYGenWeb, Westchester County, NY (http://www.rootsweb.com/~nywestch/sar/member-W.htm#whipple1): "WALTER S. WHIPPLE, [State: 299; National: 4299] Oneonta, N.Y., Coal merchant. Born, Brooklyn, N.Y., March 17, 1861. Member of various Masonic societies. Son of David Whipple and Abigail Steere; grandson of Stephen Whipple and Clarissa Harrington, and of Rufus Steere and Ann Eliza Brown; great-grandson of Nathan Whipple and Mary Hill, of Robert Steere and Esther Wheeler, and of Thomas Brown and Abby Owens, gtĀ³-grandson of Henry Wheeler and Esther Williams, and of Solomon Owens, Jr., and (wife not given); gt4-grandson of Solomon Owens, Sr., and Nancy Vermilyea."

      !SOURCE: Email from Laura W. Getman (undisclosed at example dot net) to the Whipple Website, 22 Jan 2009. Adds full middle name. Walter started the Oneonta Coal Company in Oneonta, New York.


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