David Allen Wilhite

22 December 1866–3 November 1943 (Age 76)
Ensor, Daviess, Kentucky, United States

The Life of David Allen

When David Allen Wilhite was born on 22 December 1866, in Ensor, Daviess, Kentucky, United States, his father, Alvin M. Wilhite, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth A. Clark, was 32. He married Mary Francis Nelson on 26 February 1890, in Daviess, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 7 Knottsville, Daviess, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 3 November 1943, at the age of 76.

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David Allen Wilhite
Mary Francis Nelson
Marriage: 26 February 1890
Guy Wilhite
Maggie Lee Wilhite
Turcey Virginia Wilhite
Anna Liza Wilhite

Spouse and Children

26 February 1890
Daviess, Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Elizabeth A. Clark




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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Age 20

Historical Boundaries - 1886: Daviess, Kentucky, United State
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

German: Americanized spelling of Willeit, a variant of Willeitner, a habitational name from a more recent form of the place name Weillitnen in northern Bavaria. Willeit is probably also a topographic name from Middle High German wīl ‘small settlement’ + leite ‘slope’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David A Wilhojte in household of Alvin Wilhojte, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Dave Wilhite, "United States Census, 1940"
  • David Wilhite, "United States Census, 1930"

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