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Arthur Morton Whipple

Arthur Morton Whipple

Male 1880 - 1967  (87 years)

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  • Name Arthur Morton Whipple 
    Born 18 Apr 1880  Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died May 1967  Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried West Street Cemetery, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I103539  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2021 

    Father Adin Ballou Whipple,   b. 8 May 1833, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1904, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Lucilda Marie or Lucinda Marie Smith,   b. 17 Nov 1838, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1908, Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 10 Mar 1859  Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18306  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Vera Winifred Cook,   b. Aug 1890, Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 19 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1908  Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F42911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ethel Gertrude Cook,   b. 31 Jul 1886, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1912  Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elmer F. Whipple,   b. 27 Sep 1913, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 2000, Needham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Willard H. Whipple,   b. 19 Feb 1915, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1978, , Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Carl Everett Whipple,   b. 20 Apr 1916, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1994, Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Ralph M. Whipple,   b. 17 Mar 1918, , , Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 2007, of, , Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Family ID F42912  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Apr 1880 - Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Dec 1908 - Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Oct 1912 - Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - May 1967 - Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - West Street Cemetery, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Gravestone of Arthur Morton Cook and his wives Vera Winifred (Cook) WHipple and Ethel Gertrude (Cook) Whipple
    Gravestone of Arthur Morton Cook and his wives Vera Winifred (Cook) WHipple and Ethel Gertrude (Cook) Whipple

  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from Robert Jarret to Weldon Whipple, 24 Apr 2006. Cites photograph of gravestone at the West Street Cemetery in Wrentham, Massachusetts.

      !SOURCE: Adin Ballou, An Elaborate History and Genealogy of the Ballous in America ([Providence?]: Ariel and Latimer W. Ballou, c1888), p. 896.

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Adin Ballou Whipple," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 25 Oct 2002. Cites RI Index of Births, 1879-1889.

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 19 Aug 2006. Cites the following:
      Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, Wrentham, 580:13
      Married on 22 Dec. 1908 in Wrentham, Norfolk, MA - Arthur M. Whipple, 28, farmer, 1st marriage, born Woonsocket, Providence, RI, son of Adin B. Whipple, mother's maiden name Smith, and Vera W. Cook, 18, b. Franklin, MA d/o of ? {couldn't decipher handwriting} Cook, mother's maiden name Clark
      Social Security Death Index
      Arthur Whipple {103539} b. 18 Apr 1880 d. May 1967 Wrentham, Norfolk, MA
      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Arthur Morton Whipple, age 38, farming, b. 18 Apr 1880, nearest relative Ethel Gertrude Whipple, reg. for WWI draft in Canton, Norfolk, MA on Sept. 12, 1918


      !SOURCE: Email from Matthew O. Kingsley (email hidden) to the Whipple Website, 12 Sep 2017. Cites Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915 - familysearch.org (marriage to Ethel Gertrude Cook).

      !SOURCE: 2 and 5 Jan 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, sheet IA, dwelling 1, family 1, residing on West Street:
      • Whipple, Arthur M., head, 39, b. RI, parents b. RI, farmer
      • Whipple, Ethel G., wife, 39, b MA, parents b. MA
      • Whipple, Elmer F., son, 6, b. MA, father b. RI, mother b. MA
      • Whipple, Willard H., son, 4 11/12, b. MA, father b. RI, mother b. MA
      • Whipple, Carl E., son, 3 8/12, b. MA, father b. RI, mother b. MA
      • Whipple, Ralph M., son, 1 10/12, b. MA, father b. RI, mother b. MA


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