William Modrel Whiteside

William Modrel Whiteside

Birth
Illinois, USA
Death 3 Sep 1864 (aged 51)
Macon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Niantic, Macon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block 1, Original
Memorial ID 27375468 · View Source
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William Modrel Whiteside was born 7 Nov 1812 in Madison County, Illinois, which was mostly the lower half of the state. He was the son of General Samuel A. Whiteside and Nancy Miller Whiteside. He married Elmira "Mirey" Owens 15 February 1834.

They had at least the following children: Nancy (b 1835), Sarah (b. 14 Dec 1836 m. Joseph M. Scott d. 27 Dec 1927) Samuel Wm. (b. 1840 m. 2 Aug 1860 Elizabeth Lewis, d 29 Mar 1931) Wm Addison (b 18 Sep 1842 m 16 Sep 1868 Sarah Ann Bramel d 31 July 1908), Alvira (b 1847), Eliza (b.1850), Lenora (b.1852) and William (1860).

William Modrel had bought land in Niantic Township, Macon county, Illinois and paid taxes on 145 acres in 1865. In 1866, his holdings had increased to 165 acres. He left a fair sized estate to his surviving heirs: Eliza, Nancy Bush, Sarah Scott, Leonora J Crichenot, William, Alvira Allinson, Addison and Samuel W.




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"aged 52 yrs. 10 mo. 26 d.


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  • Created by: Sue Hawk Ridgley
  • Added: 6 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27375468
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Modrel Whiteside (7 Nov 1812–3 Sep 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27375468, citing Long Point Cemetery, Niantic, Macon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Sue Hawk Ridgley (contributor 47001567) .