Harvey Gilman Whitlock

1809–6 June 1885 (Age 76)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Harvey Gilman

When Harvey Gilman Whitlock was born in 1809, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, Daniel Whitlock, was 58 and his mother, Ruth Scribner, was 57. He married Minerva Abbott on 17 November 1830, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1860 and Inyo, California, United States in 1880. He died on 6 June 1885, in Watsonville, Santa Cruz, California, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Gilman Whitlock
Minerva Abbott
Marriage: 17 November 1830
Dr Alma W Whitlock
Homer Whitlock
about 1841–
Maloni Whitlock
about 1844–
Sarah Ann Whitlock
Siotha Whitlock
Herman Whitlock
Parintha Kitty Whitlock
Oscar Whitlock
Margett Whitlock
Madeline Whitlock
Montague Marsellas Whitlock
Eugene W Whitlock

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 November 1830Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 3
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 21
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English:nickname for someone with white or fair hair, from Middle English whit ‘white’ + lock ‘lock (of hair)’ (Old English loc). Compare Sherlock .from the Middle English personal name Whitlak (Old English Wihtlāc, from wiht ‘creature’ + lāc ‘sport, game’).

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Harvey G Whitlock in household of Samuel L Ganow, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Harvey G. Whitlock Or Witlock, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Harry G Whitlock, "United States Census, 1860"

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