Phillip B. WHITENER[1]

Male 1833 - 1865  (32 years)


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  • Name Phillip B. WHITENER 
    Born 1833  , Lincoln, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • 1833, North Carolina -> age 17 on 1850 census
      1834, NC -> age 26 on 1860 census
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • "John Whitener" was enumerated as head of household. He is likely the male aged 60 to 70. The household also includes 1 male under 5 (likely Davidson, 6), 1 male age 5 to 9 (likely Phillip 7), 3 males age 10 to 14 (likely Michael 11, Martin 13, and Alfred 15), 1 male 15 to 19 (likely Abraham 18), 1 female under 5 (likely Margaret Caroline 2) 1 female 5 to 9 (likely Susannah), and 1 female 40 to 50 (likely Margaret Dellinger 43). Five household members were engaged in agriculture. They had no slaves.
    Will 6 Jan 1841  , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • John Whitener in consideration of natural love and affection which I entertain for Abraham Whitner, Alford Whitner, Martin Whitner, Michael Whitner, Philip Whitner & Davidson Whitner, all of Gilmer County, Ga [a tract of land] containing 80 acres more or less, it being the Southeast half of Lot #164 in the 10th District of the Sceeine. . .Margaret Whitner, wife to have full power and control over above named premises during her natural life and daughters Susannah Barbary Whitner and Margaret Caroline Whitner have all of household and kitchen furniture at the death of both of us.
      [signed] John Whitener
      Wit: John Jones, _______
      Recorded 16 Feb 1841
    Census 1850  Subdivision 33, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Phillip (17) appeared in the household of John Whitener (66). He was a farmer and was born in North Carolina. He had attended school during the year. Other household members included Margaret (56), Michael (21), Davidson (16), and Margaret C. (12).
    Census 1860  Subdivision 33, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Philip "Whitner" (26) appeared as head of household. He was a farmer with no real estate and a personal estate is valued a $150. He was born in North Carolina.

      Other household members included Levina J (30), Henry H (6), William E (4), and Laura (1).
    Military 3 Jul 1861  Civil War Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    • Military. Enlisted as a Private, 3 Jul 1861. Co. F. 11th GA Infantry Regiment, C.S.A. Georgia Volunteers, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A. "Mrs. Joe Brown's Boys."
    Residence 3 Jul 1861  , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 1865  Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Killed by a Union gang.
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Philip Whitener -> 1860 census

      Phillip's sister, Margaret Caroline, married Levina Searcy's brother, Joel.
    Person ID I1529  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2013 

    Father John (Johannes) D. Wilfong WHITENER,   b. 1784, , Lincoln, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 11 Dec 1855, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Margaret DELLINGER,   b. 1794, , Lincoln, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 24 Jun 1860, , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 1827  , Lincoln, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet

    Family Levina J. SEARCY,   b. 1830, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 24 Jun 1880, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 9 Sep 1852  Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Whitener-Sercy Marriage License
    Whitener-Sercy Marriage License
    Records the marriage of Phillip Whitener and Levina Searcy.
    Children 
     1. Henry H WHITENER,   b. 1854, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. William Everett WHITENER,   b. Dec 1855, Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1937, Militia District 824, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     3. Laura WHITENER,   b. 1859, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Davis Beauregard WHITENER,   b. Abt 1862
     5. Octavia WHITENER,   b. 1867, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F10  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1833 - , Lincoln, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - , Gilmer, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 6 Jan 1841 - , Gilmer, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Subdivision 33, Gilmer, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Sep 1852 - Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Subdivision 33, Gilmer, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Jul 1861 - , Gilmer, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1865 - Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S287] 1860 U. S. Census, Gilmer County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication M653, roll 124., Subdivision 33; p. 28 (penned); dwelling 212, family 202; Philip Whitner household; accessed; 24 February 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S600] 1850 U.S. census, Gilmer, Georgia population schedule, digital images, Ancestry.com; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M432 (http://www.ancestry.com), roll 70, Subdivision 33, p. 134 (penned), dwelling 937, family 937, Phillip Whitener; (Reliability: 3).
      http://tinyurl.com/ye8g7dz

    3. [S287] 1860 U. S. Census, Gilmer County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed ); citing NARA microfilm publication M653, roll 124., Subdivision 33; p. 28 (penned); dwelling 212, family 202; Philip Whitner household; accessed; 24 February 2008 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S585] Ancestry.com, 1840 United States Federal Census (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1840. M704, 58), Year: 1840; Census Place: , Gilmer, Georgia; Roll: 42; Page: 7. (Reliability: 2).
      Name: John Whitner
      Residence Date: 1 June 1840
      Residence Place: Gilmer, Georgia, USA
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1840usfedcenancestry&h=1746218&ti=0&indiv=try

    5. [S376] McAllister, Anne Williams, Heinrich Weidner, 1717-1792, Catharina Mull Weidner, 1733-1804: Through Four Generations (Lenoir, N.C.: A.W. McAllister, 1992), 100 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S63] United States National Archives, Civil War Service Records (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1999.), http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=cvwrmr&h=5216298&ti=0&indiv=try (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S15] Historical Data Systems, comp., "American Civil War Soldiers," database, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com), entry for Phillip Whitener, Pvt., Co. F, 11th Ga. Inf., Confederate; (Reliability: 2).
      http://tinyurl.com/y97alf6

    8. [S111] Gilmer County Georgia USGenWeb Archives, Muster Roll of Company F, 11th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry (Reliability: 3).
      http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/military/civilwar/rosters/11th0002.txt

    9. [S112] Gilmer County Marriage Record 2, 1852-1875 (Gilmer County Clerk of Probate Court, Ellijay), 10, Whitener-Searcy, 1852 (Reliability: 3).