Samuel Lee White

23 April 1890–March 1964 (Age 73)
Kanawha, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Samuel Lee

When Samuel Lee White was born on 23 April 1890, in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States, his father, Morris H White, was 49 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Buckholt, was 40. He had at least 1 daughter with Tina Withrow. He lived in Cabin Creek, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States in 1900. He died in March 1964, in Charleston, Kanawha, Virginia, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Lee White
1890–1964
Tina Withrow
1893–1977
Myrtle Agnes White
1915–1935

Spouse and Children

    Male1890–1964Male

    Tina Withrow

    Female1893–1977Female

children

(1)

    Myrtle Agnes White

    Female1915–1935Female

Parents and Siblings

    Morris H White

    Male1841–Male

    Elizabeth Jane Buckholt

    Female1849–1918Female

siblings

(6)

    Charles Herman White

    Male1867–1926Male

    Anna Laura White

    Female1869–1944Female

    Virginia B White

    Female1871–Female

    William Henry White

    Male1874–1949Male

    Minnie Frances White

    Female1887–1955Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 4

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel L White in household of Morris H White, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Samuel Lee White in entry for Myrtle Agnes Bucklin, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"
  • Samuel Lee White, "Find A Grave Index"

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