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William Whipple, Captain

William Whipple, Captain

Male 1696 - 1751  (55 years)

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  • Name William Whipple 
    Suffix Captain 
    Born 28 Jan 1695/1696  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Aug 1751  Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Kittery Point Cemetery, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3349  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2009 

    Father Matthew Whipple, Major,   b. 1658, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1738/1739, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Joanna Appleton,   d. Abt 1698, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1688  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1883  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Cutt,   b. 26 Dec 1698, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1783, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 14 May 1727  Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Whipple,   b. 13 Jan 1728/1729, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1791  (Age 62 years)
    +2. William Whipple, General,   b. 14 Jan 1730/1731, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1785, Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Hannah Whipple,   b. 15 Feb 1734/1735, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1805, Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Robert Cutt Whipple,   b. 6 Apr 1736, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1761, Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     5. Joseph Whipple, Colonel,   b. 14 Feb 1737/1738, Kittery, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1816, Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F1896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jan 1695/1696 - Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 May 1727 - Kittery, York, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Aug 1751 - Kittery, York, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Kittery Point Cemetery, Kittery, York, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: A Partial List of the Descendents of Matthew Whipple, the Elder, of Bocking, Essex County, England, by Henry Burdette Whipple. (High Point, N.C., 1965), p. 12, 14.

      !SOURCE: Email from Joanne Lahr-Kreischer, 3 Feb 1998.

      !SOURCE: Blaine Whipple, History and Genealogy of "Elder" John Whipple of Ipswich, Massachusetts (Victoria, B.C.: Trafford, 2004), p. G9, G27. Gives burial at Kittery Point Cemetery (previously entered as Old Graveyard), Kittery, York, Maine. Gives marriage 14 May 1722. (Previous sources give 14 May 1727.)

      !SOURCE: Email from Beverly Huckins to Weldon Whipple, 1 Feb 2009 Cites/notes the Will of Major Matthew Whipple b 1658 d 1738, mentions son Appleton. Source states Major Whipple was the ancestor of two of the name of Oliver now residing in Hamilton. One of them, brother to Jonathan, deceased of Salem, is descended through his mother's ancestor who was Martha Whipple, the daughter of Nathaniel Whipple who was the son of Captn. John who was the son of Major Matthew. Major Matthew m Joanna Appleton by whom he had Matthew, John, Joanna, Appleton and William and afterwards m Martha Ringe, the granddaughter of General Daniel Dennison.

      !SOURCE: Raymond Whipple Jr., The Whipples of Ipswich and Its Hamlet, 2d ed. (Beverly, MA: Minuteman Press, 2009), p. 18. The "term 'Captain' ... was due to his relationship with the sea. He was a sea captain."


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