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Josephine Priscilla Whiting
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1897
Upton
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1990
Fall River
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA

age 92
daughter of
Irving Hammond Whiting
and
Grace Mitchel ( Clark) Whiting

Joephine was born and raised on her parent's family farm.
She graduated from Upton High School and a college in Philadelphia, Pa. with a degree in Domestic Science.

She taught art, sewing and embroidery at the Girls Trade School in Worcester Ma.,for a few years.
Josephine was a very beautiful and talented woman.

After studying the Catholic history for three years, she was received into the Catholic Church on June 22, 1922, at St. Paul's Cathedral in Worcester.
On her 25 birthday she received her first Holy Communion and was confirmed.

She entered the Holy Union of Sacred Hearts March 4, 1924.
After a varied apostolate at the Fall River Academy, Sacred Heart Parochial School, and Patchogue, she was sent to open a new mission at Mon Lewis Island, Alabama.

After a few detours she became a grade school teacher at St. Anthony's school in Taunton, Ma. until it's closing.

After retirement she enjoyed sewing, knitting and crocheting articles to sell, and visiting the sick and elderly at the Marian Manor, a home for senior citizens.

Barbara's Clark
and Whiting
family research  
 
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 Parents:
  Irving Hammond Whiting (1871 - 1945)
  Grace Mitchel Clark Whiting (1874 - 1952)
 
 Siblings:
  Josephine Priscilla Whiting (1897 - 1990)
  Olive Mae Whiting Medley (1900 - 1996)*
  Raymond Charles Whiting (1902 - 1986)*
  Eugene Irving Whiting (1904 - 1993)*
  George Clark Whiting (1910 - 1998)*
  William Milburn Whiting (1915 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Cemetery
Fall River
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: B K
Record added: Jun 30, 2002
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Josephine Priscilla Whiting
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Josephine Priscilla Whiting
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Josephine Priscilla Whiting
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Some Spring flowers for you,
- With Love, Barbara
 Added: Apr. 14, 2013

- Barb
 Added: May. 20, 2012
Rest In Peace.
- Guy Lemieux
 Added: Feb. 5, 2007
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