Wilbur W. Whartman

Brief Life History of Wilbur W.

When Wilbur W. Whartman was born on 2 August 1902, in Oak, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States, his father, Leonides Hamlin Whartman, was 39 and his mother, Sophia Hinkle, was 34. He married Mary P Burkett on 8 February 1923, in Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Elk Township, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Elk Election Precinct, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 7 May 1987, in Grand Island, Hall, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Grand Island, Hall, Nebraska, United States.

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Wilbur W. Whartman
Mary P Burkett
Marriage: 8 February 1923
Vecelia Sallie Whartman Madison
Gerald Wilber Whartman
Jenese Arlene Whartman
Neva Beth Whartman

Sources (18)

  • Wilbur Whartman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Wilbur Whartman - Published information: birth-name: Wilbur Whartman
  • Wilbur Whartman, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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Name Meaning

Dutch, Czech, Polish, Slovenian, Croatian, and Hungarian: from the ancient Germanic personal name Hartman (see Hartmann 2).

Americanized form of German Hartmann .

Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Hart .

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

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