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Willard Whipple

Willard Whipple

Male 1792 - 1878  (86 years)

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  • Name Willard Whipple 
    Born 17 Apr 1792  Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Jul 1878  Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elder Ballou Meeting House Cemetery, Elder Ballou Meeting House Road, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I37785  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father William Whipple,   b. Abt 1771, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1841, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Mother Waitstill "Waitey" Jillson,   b. 6 Feb 1759, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1843, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1791  Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Brailey,   b. 13 Feb 1791, Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1869, Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 21 Mar 1816  Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Milton Whipple,   b. 1817, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1868, Smithfield or Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +2. Willard Whipple, Jr.,   b. 8 Feb 1819, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1883, South Bellingham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Seth William Whipple,   b. 10 Aug 1821, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Greenville, Bond, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Whipple,   b. 1824, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1849, Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    +5. Waity Ann Whipple,   b. 25 Sep 1826, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1872  (Age 45 years)
    +6. Alpha Ballou Whipple,   b. 24 Nov 1828, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1905, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +7. 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)
    Family ID F18299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1792 - Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Mar 1816 - Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 1878 - Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elder Ballou Meeting House Cemetery, Elder Ballou Meeting House Road, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Adin Ballou, An Elaborate History and Genealogy of the Ballous in America ([Providence?]: Ariel and Latimer W. Ballou, c1888), p. 379. Gives birth 18 Apr 1792.

      !RESIDENCES: "'Lived almost his entire life near the spot where he bade adieu to earth, amid the hills in the easterly part of Woonsocket, formerly Cumberland.'" --A. Ballou, quoting Willard's youngest son [Adin Ballou Whipple]

      !OCCUPATION: Farmer. "He also learned the trade of a carpenter." --A. Ballou

      !SOURCE: Representative Men and Old Families of Rhode Island (Chicago: J.H. Beers, 1908), 3:2242. Gives birth 17 Apr 1792.

      !SOURCE: James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850. Vol. 3. Cumberland, Part V. (Providence, R.I.: Narragansett Historical Pub Co., 1892), p. 68 (marriage); p. 132 gives birth 17 Apr 1792.

      !SOURCE: Will of father William, dated 3 Feb 1835, proved 7 Dec 1841. Abstracted by Nellie M.C. Beaman in "Abstracts of Cumberland, Rhode Island Wills," Rhode Island Genealogical Register, vol. 5, no. 3 (Jan 1983), p. 235.

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 4 Oct 2001. Cites Rhode Island Cemeteries Database Index; Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850.

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Ariel Ballou," email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 18 Apr 2003. Cites Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850 (birth, marriage); RI Index of Deaths, 1870-1885 (death on 31 Jul 1878 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island); Rhode Island Cemeteries Database Index (burial).


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