Eunice Drucilla “Emma” <I>Van Duzen</I> Whipple

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Eunice Drucilla “Emma” Van Duzen Whipple

  • Birth 6 Aug 1793 Pawling, Dutchess County, New York, USA
  • Death 3 Apr 1868 Cumberland County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Block 1, 218
  • Memorial ID 24525980

Married Henry Whipple circa 1815 in New York.

Eunice was removed from Hutchinson Cemetery to Oak Ridge Cemetery on May 16, 1890, with her name recorded as "Vina". Removed at the same time were Asstilla Whipple, Stanton Whipple and Matilda Whipple Hughes.

"Emma" is buried in a large Whipple family plot where all of the graves are unmarked. The plot is to the right of the Winter flat stone as shown in the photo. Others known to be buried in this plot are the following Whipple family: Asstilla, Stanton, Ezra, Arthur, Edward, Sarah, Susan and Matilda.
From the Illinois State Register obituaries (Springfield, IL); April 4, 1868:

Died, in this city, on the night of April 3, 1868, Mrs. Emma Whipple, aged 74 years. The funeral services will be attended at the residence of Mr. Ezra Whipple on Edward street, between Spring and College. The friends of the family will please attend without further notice.

Obituary and info courtesy of BjJ.

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  • Maintained by: Rob
  • Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
  • Added: 10 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24525980
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eunice Drucilla “Emma” Van Duzen Whipple (6 Aug 1793–3 Apr 1868), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24525980, citing Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Rob (contributor 47017362) .