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John Whitmore

Male 1754 - 1820  (66 years)


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  • Name John Whitmore  [1
    Born 25 Nov 1754  Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Nov 1820  Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I13694  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2018 

    Father Francis Whitmore,   b. 4 Oct 1714, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1794, Bowdoinham, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Hall,   b. Abt 1712,   d. 20 Oct 1791  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1739  [2, 4, 5
    Family ID F8576  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Huldah Crooker,   b. 12 May 1762, Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1812, Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1781  [2, 5
    Children 
    +1. William Dickman Whitmore,   b. 3 Nov 1781, Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1819, Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    Last Modified 5 May 2018 
    Family ID F8575  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "He was a pilot and was drowned in the Kennebec river through the treachery of another pilot, who saw him fall back in his boat and sailed away, leaving him without assistance. This man acknowledged it on his death bed." [Alice C. Ayres, "The Whitmores of Medford," citation details below.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S478] Some Descendants of Nathaniel Woodward Who Came from England to Boston Around 1630 by Harold Edward Woodward. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1984.

    2. [S1788] The Whitmore Genealogy: A Record of the Descendants of Francis Whitmore of Cambridge, Massachusetts (1625-1685) by Jessie Whitmore Patten Purdy. 1907.

    3. [S1640] Record of the Descendants of Francis Whitmore of Cambridge, Massachusetts by W. H. Whitmore. Boston: John Wilson and Son, 1855., date only.

    4. [S1939] Alice C. Ayres, "The Whitmores of Medford and Some of Their Descendants." The Medford Historical Register 8:64, July 1905.

    5. [S1640] Record of the Descendants of Francis Whitmore of Cambridge, Massachusetts by W. H. Whitmore. Boston: John Wilson and Son, 1855.