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John Harrison "Johnny" Whipple, Reverend

John Harrison "Johnny" Whipple, Reverend

Male 1915 - 2001  (86 years)

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  • Name John Harrison "Johnny" Whipple 
    Suffix Reverend 
    Born 29 Oct 1915  Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Dec 2001  Garden Grove, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Westminster Memorial Park, Westminster, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I97735  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2019 

    Father Johnathan Watkins "John" Whipple,   b. 27 Aug 1855, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1937, Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Mary Emma Lovern,   b. 15 Dec 1884, , , Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1965, , , Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 5 Oct 1902 
    Family ID F1461  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lela Bernice Mayes,   b. 30 Aug 1920, , Pontotoc, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1988, , Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1936 
    Children 
     1. Virgie Ann Whipple,   b. 10 Oct 1937, , , Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1944, , Alameda, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
    +2. Barbara Lee Whipple
    +3. Max Dwayne Whipple
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F40957  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Oct 1915 - Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Post to the undisclosed at example dot net mailing list by Bill Hart (undisclosed at example dot net), 1 Mar 2005. Cites the 1930 Census ED 62-32, sheet 4B, enumerated 10 Apr 1930:
      • WHIPPLE, Edwin, head, 25 single, b. Arkansas, father b. Indiana, mother b. Kansas, farmer
      • WHIPPLE, John W., father, 75, mar 27 yrs., b. Indiana, parents b. Indiana
      • WHIPPLE, May E., mother, 45, mar 17 yrs, b. Kansas, mother b. Virginia, father b. West Virginia
      • WHIPPLE, Vinson, brother, 16, single, b. Arkansas, mother b. Indiana, father b. Kansas, farm laborer
      • WHIPPLE, Harrison, brother, 14, single, b. Arkansas, mother b. Indiana, father b. Kansas
      "They are also in Pontotoc County, OK in the 1910 and 1920 Census, although the family is enumerated under the name Johnson W. WHIPPLE."


      !SOURCE: Obituary of Jonathan W. Whipple in The Ada (Oklahoma) Evening News, Tuesday, 2 Mar 1937, p. 1. Photograph of front page submitted by Michael (undisclosed at example dot net) to the Whipple Website, 8 Sep 2008:
      Pneumonia Fatal to J.W. Whipple
      Man Long Resident of County Succumbs Tuesday, Funeral Wednesday

      Jonathan W. Whipple, 81, died Tuesday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. T. W. Brydia. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. from the chapel of the Criswell Funeral Home, burial in Rosedale cemetery.

      Mr. Whipple was born in Indianapolis, Ind., August 27, 1855. In 1887 he was married to Mary Imogene Wigton and to the couple were born four children, Mrs. C. E. Evans of Talihina, Mrs. T. W. Brydia of Ada, Mrs. William Donner of Tucson, Ariz., and William E. Whipple, deceased. Mrs. Whipple died in 1897.

      Later Mr. Whipple was married again and had six other children, Eldo, Edwin, Vincent, Harrison Whipple, Mrs. J.O. Cruson and Mrs. Earnest Mosler. Three brothers, Ira, Grant and Henry Whipple, and 15 grandchildren survive.

      In 1907 Mr. Whipple came to Oklahoma and settled near Center, farming until he lost his eyesight ten years ago. Since that time his health has been failing and he has made his home with Mrs. Brydia. Pneumonia was the cause of death.



      !SOURCE: Obituary of Mrs. Winnie Whipple Moshier in The Ada (Oklahoma) Evening News, Monday, 17 Jan 1972, p. 3:
      Mrs. Vi[vi]an Cruson, Ada, was notified this week of the Jan. 8 death of her sister, Mrs. Winnie Whipple Moshier, a former Pontotoc County resident who was living in Reedley, Calif. Her survivors also include her husband, Earnest, of the home; a daughter, Mrs. Reah Jean Parks, Bakersfield, Calif.; three sons, T.C. Kingsburg, Calif., Charles, Sanger, Calif., and Ken, Clovis, Calif.; three brothers, Eldo Whipple, Compton, Calif., Edwin Whipple, Fremont, Calif., and Harrison Whipple, Garden Grove, Calif.; a half-sister, Mrs. Laura Bryday, Ada; and 12 grandchildren.


      !SOURCE: 16-17 Jan 1920 Census of Midland Township, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma, p. 5B:
      • Johnson W. Whipple, head, 64, farmer, b. IN, parents b. IN
      • Mary L., wife, 35, b. KS, parents b. VA
      • Eldo V., son, 15, b. KS, father b. IN, mother b. KS
      • Edwin L., son, 12, b. KS, father b. IN, mother b. KS
      • Winnie M., dau, 10, b. OK, father b. IN, mother b. KS
      • Vinson T., son, 8, b. OK, father b. IN, mother b. KS
      • Johnie H., son, 4 2/12, b. OK, father b. IN, mother b. KS


      !SOURCE: Family Group Sheet of Johnson W. Whipple and Mary E. Lovern, email from Michael (ethundisclosed at example dot net) to the Whipple Website, 8 Sep 2008. Adds exact birth date.

      !SOURCE: Obituary of Laura M. Brydia in The Ada (Oklahoma) Evening News, Thursday, 24 Oct 1974, p. 2 (email from Michael [undisclosed at example dot net] to the Whipple Website):
      Services for Mrs. Laura M. Brydia, 85, 307 E. 13th, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Rollow Chapel of the First United Methodist Church under the direction of Criswell Funeral Home.

      Mrs. Brydia died Tuesday at her home.

      She was born July 27, 1889, near Eureka, Kan., to John W. and Mary Wigton Whipple, and came to Center, Okla., in 1907 from Arkansas.

      In 1913 she married Truman W. "Senator" Brydia in Ada. He died here in 1964.

      At one time Mrs. Brydia was a bookkeeper for the Ada evening News, where her husband was also employed for many years. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

      Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Stanley T. Tyler, Guymon: two sons, Truman Brudia, Henderson, Nev., and Charles Brydia, Fairborn, Ohio; three half-brothers, Harrison, Eldo and Vinson Whipple, all of California; one half-sister, Mrs. Vivian Cruson, Ada; one grandchild and one great-grandchild.

      The Rev. Bill Smith will conduct the rites and burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery.



      !SOURCE: Email from Matt Kingsley (undisclosed at example dot net) to the Whipple Website, 24 Jul 2019. Cites Find a Grave web site memorial 6071675.


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