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Marquis DeLafayette Whiteman[1]

Male 1839 - 1911  (71 years)


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  • Name Marquis DeLafayette Whiteman  [2, 3, 4
    Born 1 Nov 1839  Adams Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Military 11 Aug 1862  [5
    Enlisted - See Notes 
    Name Pronounced "Marcus"  [6, 7
    Occupation Farmer  [4
    _FSFTID LCTJ-BT9 
    _FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LCTJ-BT9 
    Died 1 Jul 1911  North Township, Marshall County, Indiana, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 3 Jul 1911  Lakeville Cemetery, Lakeville, St. Joseph, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Notes 
    • Marquis and Drusilla are buried near the big pine tree by the building. Lakeville Cemetery, East Section Row 4, Plot 6. Helena is buried in the West Section, Row 15, Plot 2 at Lakeville Cemetery.

      Some pronounced his name as "Markee", but most pronounced it as Marcus per interview with Fae Usery, 11-24-2003. psg

      Military Service: Enlisted August 11, 1862, Distinguished Service for the Union side, OH, Unit numbers 1722 1722. Enlisted as sergeant, at age 22, Company H 101st Infantry Regiment OH, August 30, 1862. Transferred to Company S on February 18, 1865, promoted to Full Comm Sergeant. Mustered out Company H 101st Infantry Regiment OH, June 12, 1865, Camp Harter, TN. (Ancestry.com) psg 7-2-2004
      [Abraham Whiteman Marty.FTW]

      Butternut Ridge Celeste Estella's Daily Manna 1 Nov 1838 1850 OH Seneca Co Adams Twp Census - taken 7 Sep 1850 - 10 yrs
      May hv died Aug 1, 1911
      John Huff, Undertaker, Bremen, Marshall Co, IN
      CW: 101st OH Volunteer Infantry Company H Aug 11, 1862 Tiffin City, Seneca Co recruited by Helena's brother, Cornelius E. McHenry at Republic, Seneca Co, OH MDL Diary 12/06/64 visit of William Demics? 72nd OVI
      Grew up near village of Butternut Ridge, OH presently Cooper, OH Abt 1857 spent yr in lumber business w/Uncle Daniel Greene Twp,St Joseph Co,IN 101st OH Volunteer Infantry Company H Aug 11, 1862 Tiffin City, Seneca Co 1850 OH Seneca Co Adams Tw p Census - 871/895 - 10 yrs MDL Diary May 27, 1864 - (J?) Whiteman wounded (hqr 49th?) MDL Diary Nov 20, 1864 Daniel Guisler? & Harnon Whiteman invalid corp to SDF 1869 - Purchased 240 ac Section 24, North Twp, Marshall Co, IN
    Person ID I1438  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2015 

    Father Humphrey P Whiteman,   b. 25 Dec 1814, Greenwood Twp, Columbia Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1880, Adams Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Unknown 
    Mother Sarah Guisbert,   b. 18 Jan 1817, Frederick, Frederick Co, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1886, Republic, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F10352  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Helena McHenry,   b. 1842, Seneca County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1874, Saint Joseph Co, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1865  Seneca County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Marriage 26 Oct 1865  [4
    Alt. Marriage Seneca Co, OH 
    Children 
     1. Oliver Schuyler Whiteman,   b. 16 Nov 1866,   bur. Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Sylvia P. A. Whiteman,   b. 18 Sep 1868,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Effie Mae Whiteman,   b. 7 Sep 1871, South Bend, Saint Joseph County, Indiana, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1960, South Bend, Saint Joseph County, Indiana, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. Eva L. Fern Whiteman,   b. 11 Dec 1874,   d. Jan 1966, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F10431  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Drusilla Penrod,   b. 12 Apr 1853, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1931, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1876  South Bend, Saint Joseph County, Indiana, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Alt. Marriage 20 Apr 1876  [4, 11, 12
    Alt. Marriage Saint Joseph Co, IN 
    Children 
     1. Jessica Whiteman,   b. North Township, Marshall County, Indiana, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. In infancy Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Dorsey Dee Whiteman,   b. 3 Apr 1877, North Township, Marshall County, Indiana, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1944, Harrison Twp, Elkhart, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Lina Pearl Whiteman,   b. 7 Jun 1881,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Elsie Fern Whiteman,   b. 3 Jan 1889,   d. 18 Oct 1950  (Age 61 years)
     5. Dessie Priscilla Whiteman,   b. 4 Sep 1892,   d. 23 Jul 1975, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F10432  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S292] Pammala Garber nee Thomas.

    2. [S68] Ancestors and Decendants (sic) of Henry Parker Whiteman and Mary Minerva Burdge, Bessie M. Rothrock, Compiler, (Private Publication by John R. Kagel).

    3. [S311] Mason Lodge 353 Lakeville IN - not substantiated, Lodge records destroyed-fire.

    4. [S39] Abraham Whiteman Marty.FTW.

    5. [S57] Ancestry.com.

    6. [S120] Interview with Fae (Whiteman) (Trigg) Usery, 11-24-2003; psg.

    7. [S54] Interview with Peg (Whiteman) Dunn 4-19-2004; psg.

    8. [S309] Index to St Joseph County, IN Cemetery Inscription Project.

    9. [S183] Pamm Garber, Personal visit to cemetery, 8-12-2004 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S37] Application for Marriage License, St Joseph County, IN, BOOK 7, PAGE 378 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S153] (first wife) Helena McHenry (b ? d Dec 30, 1874 North Twp, Marshall Cty, IN).

    12. [S154] Performed by Isaac Frame, Justice of the Peace, Saint Joseph Co, IN.