Northern Pacific “Norie” White

Northern Pacific “Norie” White

Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA
Death 16 Aug 1954 (aged 82)
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Section H, Block 3, Lot 86, south 1/2
Memorial ID 121158946 · View Source
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1880 census for Brainerd, family #52:
White, Edward, head, 68, b. Conn.
White, Anne, wife, 48, b. Ill.
White, Charles, son, 20, b. Ill.
White, Mary, dau., 16, b. Ill.
White, Frank, son, 14, b. Minn.
White, Henry, son, 12, b. Minn.
White, Northern Pacific, son, 9, b. Minn.

Called "Norty" in mother's 1893 obit.

      N. P. White, a clerk in the storekeeper's office at the shops, has taken a vacation until January 1st, and will start in a day or two on a trip to the Pacific coast, visiting Portland, Tacoma, Seattle and other points. He will also go to San Francisco and Portland, where he will visit his sister, Mrs. Chas. Grennell. Returning he will stop in Ogden, Utah, to visit his brother, Wm. White. Mr. White is now in St. Paul making arrangements for his contemplated trip. (Brainerd Dispatch, 27 November 1896, p. 4, c. 4)

      Norry White started on Monday evening for his trip to the Pacific coast where he will visit relatives and friends during the coming month. (Brainerd Dispatch, 04 December 1896, p. 4, c. 3)

      Mr. N. P. White returned on Wednesday noon from a month's visit to San Francisco, Portland, and other points on the Pacific Coast. At Oakland, California, he visited Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Grennell, formerly of this city, Mrs. Grennell being his sister. He reports them well and doing nicely in their new home. (Brainerd Dispatch, 01 January 1897, p. 4, c. 4)

      N. P. White came down from Fargo on Sunday, where he has been employed in the N. P. offices. Mr. White has severed his connections with the N. P. and will go to Sacramento, California, in about three weeks, where he will be employed by the Southern Pacific railroad. (Brainerd Dispatch, 03 November 1899, p. 8, c. 3)

      N. P. White arrived in the city Tuesday after an absence of nearly two years, during which time he has been employed in various places through the middle west and the coast states. He has accepted employment as a machinist in St. Paul and came up to visit his relatives here a few days before beginning. (Brainerd Dispatch, 24 May 1901, p. 4, c. 4)

1900 census for Salt Lake City ward 2, family #65:
Nuttall, Aron, head, 59, wife Ann, 58, & 2 children
White, N. P., boarder, b. Jul 1872 Minn, f/m b. Mass./Ill., RR Machinist.

1910 census for Duluth ward 7, family #57:
White, Norrie P., head, 37, b. Minn, m 4y, Foreman, RR Roundhouse
White, Nellie B., wife, 26, b. Iowa, 1 ch. 1 liv.
White, Helen I., dau., 2, b. Minn.
Bailey, Anna B., mo-in-law, 61, b. Penn.

1920 census for Duluth - "Norie", Nellie & Helen

1930 census for Duluth - "Norman" & Nellie

1940 census for Duluth - "Norman", Nellie & Helen

Date of Death: 16 Aug 1954
County of Death: RAMSEY
certid# 1954-MN-026809

Death certificate obtained via Familysearch photoduplication services. Birthdate therein used for memorial.

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  • Created by: John Van Essen
  • Added: 2 Dec 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 121158946
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Northern Pacific “Norie” White (20 Jul 1872–16 Aug 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 121158946, citing Forest Hill Cemetery, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by John Van Essen (contributor 47136297) .