Susanna "Susan" Phillips

25 August 1806–27 June 1851 (Age 44)
Campbell, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Susanna "Susan"

Susanna "Susan" Phillips was born on 25 August 1806, in Campbell, Tennessee, United States as the daughter of William Ballard Phillips. She married Claiborne Wilhite about 1821, in Campbell, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 27 June 1851, in Bradley, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Lebanon, Bradley, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Claiborne Wilhite
1802–1861
Susanna "Susan" Phillips
1806–1851
Marriage: about 1821
Margaret Wilhite
1825–
John Wiley Wilhoite
1827–1902
Susanna "Susan" Wilhite
1829–1851
Mary Jane Wilhite
1829–1915
Cyntha Phillips Willhite
1831–1861
Catherine Lucretia Wilhite
1834–1912
Frances Gregory Wilhite
1836–1837
William Milton Wilhoite
1838–1905
Rebecca Quintine Wilhite
1841–1914

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1821
Campbell, Tennessee, United States
children

(9)

    Margaret Wilhite

    Female1825–Female

    John Wiley Wilhoite

    Male1827–1902Male

    Susanna "Susan" Wilhite

    Female1829–1851Female

    Mary Jane Wilhite

    Female1829–1915Female

    Cyntha Phillips Willhite

    Female1831–1861Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 6

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 13

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Edwards in entry for Mary Jane Hickox, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Susannah Phillips Willhite, "Find A Grave Index"
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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