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Orson Ferguson Whitney
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1855
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: May 16, 1931
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Grandson of Presiding Bishop Newel K. Whitney and Apostle Heber C. Kimball. Married a daughter of the great Abraham O. Smoot, and entered plural marriage with the daughter of Apostle Daniel H. Wells.
Described as a man of many talents; playing several musical instruments, talented writer and poet, besides actor and entertainer which flowed over into his discourses.
He also had the great honor of writing the biography of Heber C. Kimball. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Zina Beal Smoot Whitney (1859 - 1900)*
  Mary Minerva Wells Whitney (1854 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Horace Newell Whitney (1880 - 1908)*
  Charles Byron Whitney (1891 - 1943)*
  Murray Wells Whitney (1892 - 1972)*
  Wendell Webb Whitney (1895 - 1971)*
  Paul Vancott Whitney (1899 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Chad Stowell
Record added: Apr 14, 2002
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