Henrietta Whitman

about 1804–24 August 1836 (Age 32)
Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Henrietta

When Henrietta Whitman was born about 1804, in Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Richard Whitman, was 29 and her mother, Lydia Power, was 25. She married Moses Deming on 27 March 1834, in Williamstown, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 24 August 1836, in Farmington, Oakland, Michigan, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Quaker Cemetery, Farmington, Oakland, Michigan, United States.

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Moses Deming
Henrietta Whitman
Marriage: 27 March 1834
Miss Deming

Spouse and Children

27 March 1834
Williamstown, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 0

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1804 · The Twelfth Amendment

Age 0

With not having a very clear statement in the Constitution about Presidents and Vice Presidents, the Twelfth Amendment was Born. Before the Electoral College could cast two votes for those that they saw fit for President. This was changed to just one electoral vote for President and one electoral vote for Vice President. With the amount of people even allowed to vote, there was no way for there to be a tie during the elections.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 15

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: from Middle English whit ‘white’ + man ‘man’, either a nickname with the same sense as White , or else an occupational name for a servant of a bearer of the nickname White .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henrietta Whitman in entry for Henrietta Deming, "Illinois, Hancock County, Nauvoo Community Project, 1839-1846 (BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy)"
  • Henrietta Whitman Deming, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-31525-2420-43

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