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Henry Benjamin Whipple, Bishop

Henry Benjamin Whipple, Bishop

Male 1822 - 1901  (79 years)

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  • Name Henry Benjamin Whipple 
    Suffix Bishop 
    Born 15 Feb 1822  Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Sep 1901  Faribault, Rice, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8170  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father John Hall Whipple,   b. 22 Sep 1795, Albany, Albany, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1859, Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Wager,   b. 21 Dec 1798,   d. 21 Mar 1870, Blairstown, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1820  Westernville, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Cornelia Wright,   b. 10 Nov 1816, Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1890, Faribault, Rice, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 5 Oct 1842  , , New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Elizabeth Whipple,   b. 2 Aug 1843, Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 19 Apr 1910, of, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years)
    +2. Cornelia Ward Whipple,   b. 26 Aug 1845, Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1884, Faribault, Rice, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    +3. Jane Whiting Whipple,   b. 10 Mar 1847, Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1932, St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +4. Charles Henry Whipple, General,   b. 12 Jun 1849, Adams, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1932, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +5. Frances Ransom Whipple,   b. 5 Jun 1853, Rome, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Hall Whipple,   b. 16 Mar 1857, Rome, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1878, Louisville, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F4568  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Evangeline Marrs,   b. of, Saxonville, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 22 Oct 1896 
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F4569  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1822 - Adams, Jefferson, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Oct 1842 - , , New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Sep 1901 - Faribault, Rice, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
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    Bishop Henry Benjamin Whipple (1822-1901)
    Bishop Henry Benjamin Whipple (1822-1901)
    Elected first Episcopal Bishop of Minnesota in 1859, at the age of 37.

  • Notes 
    • !BIRTH: The Episcopate in America / by William Stevens Perry. -- Subscription ed. -- New York : Christian Literature Co., 1895, p. 145.

      !RELIGION: Elected first Episcopal Bishop of Minnesota in 1859, at the age of 37. (Missionary Conquest : The Gospel and Native American Cultural Genocide / George E. Tinker. -- (Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c1993), p. 95)

      !NAME: Referred to as "Straight Tongue" by the Indians for his honesty and outspokenness. -- Tinker, p. 96.

      !DEATH: Email from Joanne Lahr-Kreischer to the Whipple Web Site, 13 Aug 1997.


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