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Gwendolyn Whipple

Gwendolyn Whipple

Female 1883 - 1977  (94 years)

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  • Name Gwendolyn Whipple 
    Born 29 May 1883  , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Oct 1977  prob, Putney, Windham, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I82449  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father John Whipple, Jr.,   b. 10 Sep 1841, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1902, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Gilmor Swann,   b. 24 May 1843, Baltimore, , Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1901, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1864 
    Family ID F5768  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 William Neal or William Nathaniel Hughes, Commander,   b. Abt 1884, , , Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 28 Apr 1910, of, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1908  Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F34570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Henry Walton Bentley 
    Married 29 Jul 1921  Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F34571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 May 1883 - , , Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Sep 1908 - Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jul 1921 - Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Oct 1977 - prob, Putney, Windham, Vermont Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 21 Sep 2003. "Gwendolyn Whipple, daughter of John Whipple {10095}, married William Neal Hughes, USN, in Newport, Newport, RI on Sept. 16, 1908. (Source: New York Times Sept. 16, 1908, p. 9)"

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 22 Sep 2003. "Gwendolyn (Whipple) Hughes married Henry Walton Bentley, s/o the late M/M Henry A. Bentley, in Brattleboro, VT on July 29, 1921 shortly after divorcing former husband Cmdr. William Nathaniel Hughes, USN. (NYT 7/301921, 7)"

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 27 Sep 2003. Adds birth date and death date and place, citing the Social Security Death Index.

      !SOURCE: Email from B. Huckins to Weldon Whipple, 6 Jan 2008. Cites the 1900 Newport RI Census
      • Whipple, John 59 b Sept 1840 RI
      • Whipple, Elizabeth G. 57 b May 1843 8 children b MD
      • Whipple, Thomas 28
      • Whipple, Jeannie b. 23
      • Whipple, Gwendolyn 17
      • Whipple, Shirley C. 15 (male)


    !SOURCE: Email from N.A. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 14 Jul 2009. Cites the April 28, 1910 census, 5-wd Newport, Newport, RI p.216
    • Powell, Pemberton H. {82452} 41 b. RI father b. France (Amer. citizen)
    • Powell, Elizabeth S. {82451} 42 b. MD, mar. 20 yrs., 1.1 child
    • Powell, Annie H. {82453} 18 b. RI (abt 1892)
    • sister-in-law Hughes, Gwendolyn {82449} 26 b. RI mar. 1 yr., 0/0 children
    • Hughes, William N. {82450} 26 b. KY (abt 1884 )parents b. KY


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