Joel Whittemore

15 December 1716–1758 (Age 41)
Kittery, York, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Joel

When Joel Whittemore was born on 15 December 1716, in Kittery, York, Maine, United States, his father, Pelatiah Whittemore, was 36 and his mother, Margery Pepperell, was 27. He married Abishag Hoyt on 14 June 1739, in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in 1758, in Newington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America, at the age of 42.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Joel? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joel Whittemore
Abishag Hoyt
Marriage: 14 June 1739
Mary Whittemore

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 June 1739Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    Name Meaning

    (1997: 2175;2007: 3847; 2010: 5256)English (Bedfordshire): variant of Whitmore .History: Thomas Whittemore came from England to Charlestown, MA, in or c. 1639. Amos Whittemore, born in Cambridge, MA, in 1759 was an inventor and gunsmith, and another Thomas Whittemore was born in Boston in 1800; he was a Universalist clergyman and MA legislator.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (2)

    • Joel Whittemore, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
    • Joel Whittemon, "New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.