Worthington Whitehouse

Worthington Whitehouse

Birth
Irvington, Westchester County, New York, USA
Death 14 Feb 1922 (aged 57–58)
Elmsford, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial White Plains, Westchester County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 36036731 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Socially prominent real estate broker. Son of Edward M. Worthington and Amelia Stuart Rae Whitehouse; Educated in England and America. Senior member of the firm of Whitehouse & Porter and later, Worthington Whitehouse, Inc. which transacted much business in renting and selling of residential property in New York City, (particularly in the Fifth Avenue and Murray Hill sections), and also at Newport, Rhode Island and other fashionable watering places where he had agents. He was also an in-demand master of the cotillion. A member of Mrs. Astor's "400". A position from which he developed his extensive real estate contacts. Cause of death: Tuberculosis. Died at his Elmsford estate: "Worthington Farms". Member of the following clubs: Knickerbocker, Racquet & Tennis, Delta Phi, and the Knollwood Country Club. Residences: 161 Madison Avenue; 573 Fifth Av., N. Y. City. His funeral was held at The Worthington Chapel at Worthington Farms which is the lower level of the Church of Saint Thomas of Aramathea Church.

Gravesite Details He is intered in the Worthington Crypt which is located below the chancery

Sponsored by Ancestry

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: John T. Chiarella
  • Added: 19 Apr 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 36036731
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Worthington Whitehouse (1864–14 Feb 1922), Find a Grave Memorial no. 36036731, citing Saint Joseph of Arimathea Episcopal Church Memoria, White Plains, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by John T. Chiarella (contributor 12038633) .