Joseph Whittington

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Personal and Family Information

Joseph was born about 1773 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, the son of unknown parents.

He died on 6 MAR 1838 in Frederick County, VA.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Susanna Gibbons, who he married on 16 SEP 1815 in Frederick County, VA. Their eight known children were Francis Ashbury (1816-1888), Lydia Margaret (c1827-1897), Albert C. (1818->1900), Thomas B. (1820-1898), Mary Susan (c1823-1898), Matilda C. (c1825-1890), Robert (1831-c1915) and Martha Amanda (1833-1912).

His second wife was Sarah Russell, who he married on 15 DEC 1791 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Their nine known children were Jane (c1794-?), Elizabeth (c1795-?), Benjamin (c1796-?), William (1799-1885), James (c1803-?), Joseph Alfred (c1805-1880), Nancy (c1806-?), Richard (c1809-?) and John Wesley (1810-1892).

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
BirthABT 1773
Place: Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Death6 MAR 1838
Place: Frederick County, VA

Notes

Note 1

U.S. Census Frederick, VA 1810: "Joseph Whittington: males under 10 2, 10-16 3, 16-26 2, 26-45 1 45 & up 0; females under 10 2 10-16 1 16-26 0 26-45 1 45 & up 0 slaves 1."

Will Book No. 9, 1810-1816: "Berry, Enoch Inventory & Appraisal of Slaves, 3 Feb 1812. . . . Appraisers: . . . Joseph Whittington."

U.S. Census Eastern District, Frederick, VA 1830: "Joseph Whittington."