|Death: ||Apr. 22, 1845|
Oliver was the son of Richard and Jerusha Whittemore and younger brother to Charles Whittemore of Eden Vermont. He was b abt 1781 (record indicate Weatherfield Vt as birth location). He settled in Reading Vermont abt 1802. He married Lydia Morse in June 1803 in Reading, Windsor Co., Vermont (she was the daughter of Dolphus and Lydia Morse). Lydia was born about 1783 in Massachusetts.
Oliver and Lydia raised a family of 10 children. (Arvilla, Pricilla, Nelson, Christina aka Chrischania, Jerusha, Lydia, Aurelia, Zepha Morse, Charles and Joseph. The first 9 lived to adulthood, son Joseph was buried in Bailey Cemetery.
Oliver died in Reading on Apr 22, 1845 in Reading Vt and death record stated burial in Bailey's Cemetery, Reading, Vt. Lydia: his wife died July 31, 1866 in Reading Vt and also was buried in Bailey's Cemetery. Some of their children's graves were also located here.
Oliver's family name was Whittemore but many carried the spelling of Whitmore.
There now is a Whitmore Road which is fairly close to this Cemetery.
Noted out of the History of Reading Vermont:
Oliver WHITMORE, from Weathersfield, Vt., settled near the center of the town in 1802, and afterwards removed to road 19, where his son, Charles S. also lived. He reared a family of ten children. He died in 1845, aged sixty-four years.
Richard Whittemore (1745 - 1789)
Jerusha Whittemore (1745 - ____)
Lydia Morse Whitmore (1783 - 1866)*
Arvilla Whitemore Holmes (1803 - ____)*
Priscilla Whitemore Holden (1806 - 1883)*
Nelson Whitmore (1808 - 1880)*
Chrischaina Whittemore/Whitmore Sherwin (1809 - 1886)*
Jerusha Whittemore/Whitmore Cady (1811 - 1890)*
Lydia Whitmore Persons (1814 - 1879)*
Aurelia Whitmore Allen (1816 - 1898)*
Ziepha Morse Whitmore (1818 - 1877)*
Charles Spraque Whitmore (1823 - 1892)*
Joseph A. Whittemore (1825 - 1826)*
Charles Whittemore (1778 - 1845)*
Oliver Whittemore (1781 - 1845)
Joseph Whittemore (1784 - ____)*
Richard Whittemore (1789 - 1840)*
Baileys Mills Cemetery
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Jun 28, 2006
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