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Viola T. Ames Whitaker
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Birth: Apr., 1858
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
Death: 1953

Viola T Ames Whitaker born Apr 1858 in Crawford Co. IL., daughter of Asa Ames Jr., and Sarah Ellen Brubaker.


Viola Ames married Palmer Whitaker on Jun 21 1882 in Crawford Co. IL Stwde Marriage Index.

Family on Jun 7 1900 census are living in Robinson, Crawford Co. IL., Palmer E Whitaker 40 with wife Viola T 42, married 18 years, having 5 children with 4 living; Carrie R 15, Ralph D 17 a Laborer at Livery Stables, Maude B 13, Theodosia J 9 years.
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Death of Husband, Palmer Eli Whitaker in 1902
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On Apr 22 1910 census in Robinson, IL., Viola T Whitaker 52 is Widow, Operating a Rooming House, daughters; Maude 23, Theodosia 19, Roomers; Fred Green 29, Frank Cable 32, Lewis Kirkwood 21, all working in Oil Fields.

The 1 Apr 1940 census in Robinson, IL., Viola T Whitaker 82 Widow, daughter Theodosia Lorenzen 45, grandaughters; Janet 20, Peggy 18 and Sister; Sarah Ames 73 years.
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Known 4 of the 5 Children;
Ralph Deacon Whitaker
Carrie R Whitaker Minnick
Maude B Whitaker Newlin
(Married Harry Vincent Newlin)
Theodosia J Whitaker Lorenzen
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Asa Ames (1815 - 1896)
  Sarah E. Brubaker Ames (1831 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Palmer Eli Whitaker (1857 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Ralph Deacon Whitaker (1883 - 1960)*
  Carrie Whitaker Minnick (1885 - 1971)*
  Theodosia J. Whitaker Lorenzen (1892 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Scott Ames (1855 - 1951)*
  Helen Elizabeth Ames Waldrop (1857 - 1952)*
  Viola T. Ames Whitaker (1858 - 1953)
  Asa F. Ames (1860 - 1920)*
  Sara C. Ames (1862 - 1953)*
  Ida May Ames (1867 - 1894)*
  Ada Ames Mason (1870 - 1961)*
  William R. Ames (1872 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Whitaker, Viola J. RO Robinson (Old) 51
 
Burial:
Old Robinson Cemetery
Robinson
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Ann Harmon Govers
Record added: Dec 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102854204
Viola T. <i>Ames</i> Whitaker
Added by: Boyd-Correll
 
Viola T. <i>Ames</i> Whitaker
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- Ann Harmon Govers
 Added: Dec. 31, 2012
 
 
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