Harry David Whitman

26 November 1894–1987 (Age 92)
Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Harry David

Harry David Whitman was born on 26 November 1894, in Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States. He married Hazel Cleveland on 31 May 1921. He lived in Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States in 1987. He died in 1987, in Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Oaklawn Cemetery, Black Wolf, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States.

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Harry David Whitman
Hazel Cleveland
Marriage: 31 May 1921

Spouse and Children

31 May 1921

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 13

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 25

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English whit ‘white’ + man ‘man’, either a nickname with the same sense as White , or else an occupational name for a servant of a bearer of the nickname White .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Harry Whitman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry Witman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry David Whitman, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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