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Benjamin Whipple

Benjamin Whipple

Male 1787 - 1869  (82 years)

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  • Name Benjamin Whipple 
    Born 8 Aug 1787  Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Nov 1869 
    Person ID I6213  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 3 May 2015 

    Father Stephen Whipple,   b. 19 Jul 1736 or 21 Jul 1735, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1813, Lanesboro, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Zilpha Angell,   b. 25 Dec 1742, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1830, Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 30 Jun 1760  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3527  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Amy Tyrrell or Tyrrel,   b. 28 Apr 1793, Lanesboro, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1846  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1810  Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rhoda Whipple,   b. 12 Jun 1813,   d. 25 Sep 1815  (Age 2 years)
    +2. Stephen T. Whipple,   b. 14 Sep 1816, Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1890, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Nancy Whipple,   b. 19 Dec 1817
    +4. Sidney Whipple,   b. 6 Jul 1819, Berkshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. poss, Clear Creek, Chautauqua, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Truman T. Whipple,   b. 11 Aug 1823, Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1912, Conewango, Cattaraugus, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +6. Harriet C. Whipple,   b. 8 Jan 1827, of, Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1870  (Age 43 years)
     7. Cyrus Whipple,   b. 29 Nov 1829, Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1858, Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    Family ID F3539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ID F3540  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Sally Patterson,   b. Abt 1793, Colraine, Franklin, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1865, Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1858  Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3541  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Aug 1787 - Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Dec 1810 - Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Apr 1858 - Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts. Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from email hidden, 23 Sep 1995

      !SOURCE: Dwane V. Norris, Whipple Family Tree (Jackson, Mich., 1996), p. 123, 142.

      !SOURCE: Email from Anne Billeter (email hidden) to the Whipple Website, 24 Oct 2004. Cites History of Town of Lanesborough, Massachusetts, 1741-1905, by Charles J. Palmer. On p. 110 gives marriage date 9 Dec 1810 (same as previously entered). Adds place of marriage. Anne Additionally notes the following about Benjamin:
      • His first wife died in 1846.
      • In 1850 he's living in Hanover, Chautauqua Co, NY with his son Cyrus.
      • In 1860 he's living in Lanesboro, Berkshire Co, MA with wife Sally, age 67.


      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 27 Apr 2015: "Benjamin Whipple {6213} age 71 and Sally Miller {95309} age 66, b. Colraine (Franklin, MA), dau. of Adam and Amy Patterson, were mar. April 2, 1858 in Lanesborough, Berkshire, MA. It was the third marriage for Benjamin and the second for Sally. (Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910 126:39)"


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