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Rev Henry Benjamin Whipple
Birth: Feb. 15, 1822
Adams
Jefferson County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1901
Faribault
Rice County
Minnesota, USA

First Anglican Bishop of Minnesota and a friend to the Sioux Indians, many of whom were spared being hanged after the great uprising of 1862 through the Bishop's intercession with Abraham Lincoln. His crypt is directly below the high altar in the Cathedral of Our Merciful Savior in Faribault, Minnesota. Author of "Lights and Shadows of a Long Episcopate" and founder of Shattuck School and St. Mary's Hall. (bio by: Last Squire of Rosemallow) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Cornelia Ward Wright Whipple (1816 - 1890)*
  Evangeline Marrs Whipple (1860 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Elizabeth Whipple Farnum (1843 - 1918)*
  Cornelia Ward Whipple Rose (1845 - 1884)*
  Jane Whiting Whipple Scandrett (1847 - 1932)*
  Charles Henry Whipple (1849 - 1932)*
  Frances Ransom Whipple Jackson (1852 - 1940)*
  John Hall Whipple (1857 - 1878)*
 
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Burial:
Cathedral of our Merciful Savior Columbarium
Faribault
Rice County
Minnesota, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Last Squire of Rosemallo...
Record added: Mar 05, 2003
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Rev Henry Benjamin Whipple
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Rev Henry Benjamin Whipple
Added by: Last Squire of Rosemallow
 
Rev Henry Benjamin Whipple
Added by: Last Squire of Rosemallow
 
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Bishop Henry Whipple (former rector of Trinity Episcopal) of Minnesota, who arrived to spend the winter in St.Augustine, became a regular visitor to the fort and Pratt welcomed his presence and support. Nevertheless, heconsidered Whipple’s contribution t...(Read more)
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