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Abraham Whitman[1]

Male 1761 - 1854  (92 years)


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  • Name Abraham Whitman  [2
    Born 10 Sep 1761  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Mar 1854  [2
    Person ID I6649  Main
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2005 

    Father Deacon John Whitman,   b. 21 Sep 1717, Stow, Middlesex, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1763, Annapolis, NS, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Mary Foster,   b. 14 Aug 1727, Stafford, Tolland, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1812, Annapolis, NS, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 16 Feb 1747  MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Family ID F1161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "Abraham, youngest son of Deacon John, established what the Toronto Star once described as "the Whitman mercantile empire" in Canso, NS, which lasted for a hundred years." [8]

  • Sources 
    1. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    2. [S1008] History of the Descendants of John Whitman of Weymouth, MA, Charles A. Farnam, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor; New Haven, 1889 Electronic copy via HeritageQuestOnline.com), p. 69 (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S802] Whitman Family Genealogy, (On file at Acadia University, NS).

    4. [S803] P.D. Crowe, (www.whitmania.com, pd@whitmania.com).

    5. [S804] Annapolis County NS History, William Arthur Calnek, (W. Briggs, Toronto, 1897).

    6. [S1009] Bob Hegerich, Robert L. Hegerich, (RootsWeb http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=hegerich), http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=hegerich&id=I00385 (Reliability: 0).

    7. [S1008] History of the Descendants of John Whitman of Weymouth, MA, Charles A. Farnam, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor; New Haven, 1889 Electronic copy via HeritageQuestOnline.com), p. 67. m. Feb. 6, 1747, Mary, daughter of Rev. Mr. Foster of Stafford, CT (Reliability: 0).

    8. [S1230] Annapolis Valley Whitmans, Charles B. Whitman, (Out of print Online text http://www.whitmania.com/pdpdpd/annapolis.htm).