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John Guisbert Whiteman[1]

Male 1848 - 1891  (42 years)


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  • Name John Guisbert Whiteman  [2, 3, 4
    Born 19 Dec 1848  Adams Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    _FSFTID 9SVL-VQN 
    _FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=9SVL-VQN 
    Died 17 Jan 1891  Mishawaka, Saint Joseph Co, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Cause: fell into a vat of lye @ Mishawaka Paper Mills 
    Buried Mishawaka, St. Joseph, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Notes 
    • John was scalded in a vat of boiling lye at Mishawaka Paper Mills on Friday evening. He was able to head his head above the liquid and call for help. He lived until 8:15 AM, Saturday morning. Others were able to pull him out of the vat, but flesh and clothing just hung from his body. [Source: Plymouth Republican, Jan 16, 1891]. psg

      [Abraham Whiteman Marty.FTW]
      1850 OH Seneca Co Adams Twp Census - 871/895 - 7 Sep 1850 - 2 yrs
      1860 OH Seneca Co Adams Twp Census - p 153 - 7 June 1860 - 11 yrs
      1870 OH Seneca Co Adams Twp Census
    Person ID I1571  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 30 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  [3
    Family ID F10352  Group Sheet

    Family Mary S Paine,   b. Abt 1848,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 2 Mar 1876  Seneca County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Children 
     1. John Whiteman
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F10491  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. [S39] Abraham Whiteman Marty.FTW.

    4. [S322] 1880 OH Seneca Co Adams Twp Census.

    5. [S323] South Bend Weekly Tribune - 17 Jan 1891 page 7.

    6. [S74] St Joseph Valley Register, 12-14-1871 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S158] IGI Batch No M514114.