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Elijah D. Whipple

Elijah D. Whipple

Male 1856 - 1925  (68 years)

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  • Name Elijah D. Whipple 
    Born 7 Sep 1856  Black Twp, Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Apr 1925  Mt. Vernon, Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Welborn Cemetery, , Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I66976  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Willard Whipple,   b. Abt 1802, , , New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1873, prob, Black, Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Mahala Jones,   b. Abt 1830, , , Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 13 Jul 1854  , Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15891  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy Jane Nessler,   b. 13 Oct 1859, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1901  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 18 Jul 1875 
    Children 
     1. Bessie Elmo Whipple,   b. 24 or 25 Dec 1891, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 5 Jun 1900, of, Black, Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 9 years)
    +2. Burton Elijah Whipple,   b. 7 Jun 1896, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1957  (Age 60 years)
     3. Whipple
    Family ID F29474  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Osie Anna Welborn,   b. 26 Jul 1874, Black Twp, Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 12 Oct 1902 
    Children 
    +1. Bonnie Marie Whipple,   b. 5 Jul 1903, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1987  (Age 83 years)
     2. twin Whipple,   b. 14 May 1905,   d. 14 May 1905  (Age 0 years)
     3. twin Whipple,   b. 14 May 1905,   d. 14 May 1905  (Age 0 years)
    +4. Earl Nelson Whipple,   b. 3 Sep 1906, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1965  (Age 59 years)
     5. Whipple,   b. 16 Apr 1908,   d. 16 Apr 1908  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F29475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Sep 1856 - Black Twp, Posey, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Apr 1925 - Mt. Vernon, Posey, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Welborn Cemetery, , Posey, Indiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from Mary Jo Campbell to the Whipple Website, 30 Jun and 25 Jul 2002.

      !OCCUPATION: "A farmer and a minister of some type." --M.J. Campbell, 25 Jul 2002

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Willard Whipple," email from B. Huckins to Weldon Whipple, 7 Dec 2007. Cites The Hayes Family, origin history and genealogy, Royal S. Hayes 1928. Also notes/cites the following:
      • Elijah built a home and engaged in farming and stock raising. He was a grain buyer agent and postmaster and was ordained a Baptist minister in 1908. (History of Posey County, anon, 1913)
      • Elijah is listed in the Posey County Directory as a farmer in the town of Black, and there is a Samuel Whipple same town. (Posey County Directory, WP Leonard, 1882, pg 239)


      !SOURCE: Email from B. Huckins to Weldon Whipple, 7 Dec 2007. Cites/notes the following:
      • 1870 Census, Black, Posey, Indiana:
        • Whipple, Willard, 68, farmer, b. NY
        • Whipple, Mahala, 40, b. KY
        • Whipple, Elijah, 13, b. IN
        • Whipple, Samuel B, 11, b. IN
        • Philips, Mahala, dau, 15, b. IN
        • Next door is Elijah, 60, b. NY and Elizabeth, 38, b. KY
      • 1880 Census of Black Township, Posey, Indiana, 16 Jun 1880:
        • Whipple, Elijah, 23, husband, farmer, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Whipple, Nancy J., 20, wife, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Whipple, Mary A., 45, mother, b. IN, parents b. IN
      • 1900 Census of Black Township, Posey, Indiana, 5 Jun 1900:
        • Whipple, Elijah, head, b. Sept 1856, age 43, married 25 years, b. IN, father b. NY, mother b. KY, farmer
        • Whipple, Nancy Jane, wife, b. Oct 1858, age 41, married 25 years, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IL
        • Whipple, Bessie, dau, b. Dec 1891, age 8, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IL
        • Whipple, Bertrom E., son, b. June 1896, age 3, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Nessler, Orna, granddau, b. Sept 1881, age 18, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Nessler, George, grandson, b. May 1884, age 17, b. IN, parents b. IN
      • 1910 Census of Black Township District 46, Posey, Indiana, 18 Apr 1910:
        • Whipple, Eliga D., head, 53, m(2). 8 years, b. IN, parents b. IN, farmer
        • Whipple, Osie A., wife, 35, m(2). 8 years, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Whipple, Berten E., son, 13, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Whipple, Bonnie M., dau, 6, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Whipple, Earl N., son, 3, b. IN, parents. b. IN
        • Gill, Clay, servant, 48, b. IN, parents b. IN, farmer laborer
      • 1920 Census of Black Township, Posey, Indiana, 27-28 Jan 1920:
        • Whipple, Elijah D., head, 63, b. IN, father b. NY, mother b. KY
        • Whipple, Osia A., wife, 45, b. IN, parents b. IN
        • Whipple, Bonnie M, dau, 16, b. IN
        • Whipple, Earl N., son, 12, b. IN
        • Whipple, Burton E., son, 22, b. IN
        • Whipple, Jessie, dau-in-law, 18, b. IN, parents b. IL


      !SOURCE: Email from B. Huckins to Weldon Whipple, 4 Apr 2008. Brothers "Samuel, Elijah and Marion are listed together as farmers in the 1882 Posey County Directory."


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