David Whitmore

9 August 1821–24 April 1901 (Age 79)
Morgan, Ohio, United States

The Life of David

When David Whitmore was born on 9 August 1821, in Morgan, Ohio, United States, his father, John E. Whitmore, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Archibald, was 26. He married Elizabeth Ann Booher on 7 December 1848, in Henry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Clover Township, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1865 and Illinois, United States in 1870. He died on 24 April 1901, in Woodhull, Henry, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Woodhull, Henry, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Whitmore
1821–1901
Eliza Jane Booher
1835–1904
David Whitmore
1855–
Ida May Whitmore
1858–1925
Douglas W. Whitmore
1859–1872
Elizabeth L. Whitmore
1863–1934
Nellie Irene Whitmore
1865–1955

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    David Whitmore

    Male1855–Male

    Ida May Whitmore

    Female1858–1925Female

    Douglas W. Whitmore

    Male1859–1872Male

    Elizabeth L. Whitmore

    Female1863–1934Female

    Nellie Irene Whitmore

    Female1865–1955Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 15

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 25

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from any of various places named Whitmore, for example in Staffordshire, from Old English hwīt ‘white’ + mōr ‘moor’. 2. Some bearers of the name are descended from John of Whytenmere, Shropshire, who lived in the 13th century. This form is probably a variant of Whittimere, a place on the Staffordshire–Shropshire border, named in Old English most probably as ‘pool associated with someone called Hwīta’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Whitmore, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Whitmore, "Illinois State Census, 1865"
  • David Whitmore, "United States Census, 1850"

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