|Birth: ||Nov. 28, 1836|
|Death: ||Jun. 13, 1913|
Isaac C. Whipple, aged 76 years, 926 South Fifth street, died, at 12:30 o'clock this (Friday) morning, at St. John's hospital from injuries suffered when his automobile was hurled down a twenty-foot embankment at Bluffs. There were four occupants in the automobile when the accident occurred. Others injured were Mrs. Isaac C. Whipple, aged 72 years, wife of the deceased; Charles Whipple, son of the deceased, residing in Decatur, and Mrs. Charles Whipple of Decatur.
Deceased was born in Indiana, in 1860(sic), and came to Illinois when he was eighteen months old. He married Miss Angeline Hayes, Jan. 26, 1862, at Long Point, Cumberland county, Illinois. Jan. 26, 1912, the couple celebrated their fiftieth wedding anniversary. Following their marriage they came to this city, where the groom was employed in the carpenter shop of the Wabash shops. Later he engaged in the contracting business, retiring five years ago. Mr. Whipple had been a resident of this city for the past fifty-two years.
Deceased is survived by his wife; one daughter, Mrs. L. F. Irwin, 1729 South Sixth street; one son, Charles Whipple of Decatur; and four grand sons, William Irwin, Arthur Irwin, L. Irvwin, jr., and Leonard Irwin.
IL State Register, Springfield, IL, 6-13-1913
Eunice Drucilla Van Duzen Whipple (1793 - 1868)
Angeline C. Hayes Whipple (1843 - 1925)
Frank W. Whipple (1875 - 1896)*
Henry Whipple (1820 - 1905)*
Ezra Whipple (1825 - 1898)*
Isaac C. Whipple (1836 - 1913)
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Plot: Block 8,101
Maintained by: BjJ
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Dec 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23576511
Bummer of a way to go. Rest in peace, Cousin Isaac.|
Added: Aug. 26, 2012