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Hiram Whigham
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1837
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 1920
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA

Hiram Whigham is the son of William Whigham and Mary Ann Whigham (nee Shields).

He married Christina Fritzius.


The Daily News, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, published
Tuesday, August 15, 1920:

Hiram Whigham, aged 83 years, a former well known resident of this city, died yesterday afternoon at 5:30 o`clock at the home of his daughter, Mrs. George C. Gibson of Sharpsville, near Sharon, after a lingering illness from ailments incidental to old age. The body is to be brought here this afternoon and will be taken to the home of his daughter, Mrs. W. H. Sowash, of 808 Fifteenth avenue, where the funeral service will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o`clock. Interment will be in Versailles cemetery. Mr. Whigham was born in this city and resided practically all of his life in this section. He lived in Camden Heights for years and later moved to Dravosburg. He was a member of the Presbyterian church and is survived by his widow Mrs. Christine Fritz-hughes (sic: Fritzius) Whigham and by three sons, in addition to the two daughters named above, Harry T. Whigham of New York city; William Whigham of Pittsburg, and J. S. Whigham of Sharpsville.


From Marcia Ranchik
The interment card #16036 for Hiram Whigham states he died August 30, 1920, and was buried September 2.
Family links: 
  Mary Ann Whigham (____ - 1862)
  Christina Fritzius Whigham (1843 - 1923)
  William Whigham (1866 - 1924)*
  Adeline Corey Whigham Gibson (1878 - 1959)*
*Calculated relationship
McKeesport and Versailles Cemetery
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Beverly Osman Morris
Record added: Apr 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36359773
Hiram Whigham
Added by: Russell Kasper
Hiram Whigham
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On this the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, we salute you.
- Russell Kasper
 Added: Dec. 27, 2014
May you rest in heavenly peace.
- Beverly Osman Morris
 Added: Apr. 25, 2009

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