William M Whitten

30 July 1851–11 March 1918 (Age 66)
Virginia, United States

The Life of William M

When William M Whitten was born on 30 July 1851, in Virginia, United States, his father, Littleton Tazewell W Whitten, was 32 and his mother, Nancy Emerline Baumgardner, was 33. He married Margaret Gee on 24 January 1884, in Carter, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 6 Maddox, Carter, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Carter, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 11 March 1918, in Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Leon, Carter, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William M Whitten
1851–1918
Margaret Gee
1845–1917
Marriage: 24 January 1884
Mamie Ellen Whitten
1885–1939
Emerine Whitten
1887–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1884
Carter, Kentucky, United States
children

(2)

    Mamie Ellen Whitten

    Female1885–1939Female

    Female1887–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Littleton Tazewell W Whitten

    Male1819–Male

    Nancy Emerline Baumgardner

    Female1817–1908Female

siblings

(10)

    Nancy Elizabeth Whitten

    Female1839–1915Female

    Mary Ann Whitten

    Female1842–1907Female

    Female1849–1926Female

    Male1851–1918Male

    Sarah Whitten

    Female1853–1855Female

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World Events (8)

1861

Age 10

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 10

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 19

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and northern Irish: variant of Whitton .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William M Whitton in household of Littleton Whitton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William Whitton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Whitten, "United States Census, 1910"

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