Viannah Adelia White

6 January 1849–1 February 1871 (Age 22)
Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Viannah Adelia

When Viannah Adelia White was born on 6 January 1849, in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Levi Tantor White, was 24 and her mother, Nancy Thatcher, was 21. She married Charles Wesley Gould on 2 November 1869, in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She lived in New Hampshire, United States in 1870. She died on 1 February 1871, in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Charles Wesley Gould
Viannah Adelia White
Marriage: 2 November 1869

Spouse and Children

2 November 1869
Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (4)


Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 14

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 19

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Tianna Gould in household of Charles Gould, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Viannah A White in household of Levi T White, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Viena White in household of Levi White, "United States Census, 1860"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.