Berryman Whelchel

9 October 1832–19 June 1894 (Age 61)
Hamilton, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Berryman

When Berryman Whelchel was born on 9 October 1832, in Hamilton, Indiana, United States, his father, William Davis Whelchel Jr, was 45 and his mother, Nancy Keziah Whelchel, was 48. He married Orphia Hagerman in 1853. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Kansas, United States in 1870. He died on 19 June 1894, in Siloam Springs, Benton, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 61.

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Berryman Whelchel
Martha Jane Anderson
Marriage: 2 August 1868
Barbara Alice Whelchel
Emma May Whelchel
George Whelchel
William Berryman Whelchel
Lydia Ann Whelchel
Martha Jane Whelchel
Frank David Whelchel
Mary Elizabeth Whelchel
Easter Lily Whelchel
Charles Abraham Whelchel
Sarah Keziah Whelchel
John Pleasington Whelchel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 August 1868Linn, Washington, Kansas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 7
    Historical Boundaries - 1839: Benton, Arkansas, United States
    Age 22
    Bleeding Kansas was a time period between the years 1854 and 1861 with a series of violent confrontations over whether slavery would be legal in Kansas Territory.

    Name Meaning

    Variant of Welchel , a surname of German origin.

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Berryman Whilchel in entry for Barbara Alice Hiatt, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Berryman Whelchel, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Berryman Whelchel in entry for Leon L Thompson and Sadie Phillips, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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