Martha Whiteneck

Female10 August 1836–4 March 1922

Brief Life History of Martha

When Martha Whiteneck was born on 10 August 1836, in Indiana, United States, her father, John Whiteneck, was 34 and her mother, Lucy Kingery, was 29. She married Michael Winger on 17 February 1853, in Wabash, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Waltz Township, Wabash, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Richland Township, Grant, Indiana, United States for about 60 years. She died on 4 March 1922, in Wabash, Indiana, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Deerfield, Ward Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Winger
Martha Whiteneck
Marriage: 17 February 1853
John Madison Winger
Pamelia Ann Winger
Amanda Jane Winger
Lucinda Ellen Winger
Sarah Elizabeth Winger
Carey Austin Winger
William Perry Winger
Arthur Oliver Winger

Sources (11)

  • Martha Wringer in household of Michael Wringer, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Martha Whiteneck, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Martha Whiteneck Winger, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 February 1853Wabash, Indiana, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries 1840: Wabash, Indiana, United States


    Age 10

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 27

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Perhaps an Americanized form of German Weidknecht (see Whitenight ).

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

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