My Greatx2 Grandfather John F. Whitt (1826-1906) had a brother that I'm unable to locate details.

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John F. Whitt (1826-1906) born in Virginia, died in Illinois, I can't locate

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John F. Whitt


BIRTH 27 NOV 1826 • Virginia, USA

DEATH 18 DEC 1906 • Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, USA

Conflicting information on parents

Father: William P Whitt (Witt) b 1799 or Jonas Whitt b 1797
Mother: Mary Unknown surname b 1803 or Susannah unknown b 1794

Marriage to Arilla S Smith in 1865

Children: Henry Harrison b 1866, Retta Ann b 1870 William Jacob b 1873

from the 1880 United States Federal Census

Name John F. Whitt
Age 51
Birth Year abt 1829
Birthplace Virginia
Home in 1880 Stanford, Lincoln, Kentucky
Race White
Gender Male
Relation to Head of House Self
Marital Status Married
Spouse's Name Ellen Whitt
Father's Birthplace Virginia
Mother's Birthplace Virginia
Occupation Farmer
Household Members
Name Age
John F. Whitt 51
Ellen Whitt 21
Henry H. Whitt 13
Retta Ann Whitt 10
Wm. J. Whitt 6
Josephine Whitt 10m

additional children born after the census:

James E b 1886

Cilianion F b 1889

Married Elender "Ellen" Potter on 6th August 1878

He was also a union soldier in the civil war 

Whitt Monument; Find A Grave Memorial# 64825393 Photographer: Jeanine (#47391467)

Hope this helps give you a lead where to look :)


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