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Ursula who married John Albert, in Iowa.
Posted by: Sheryl (ID *****2782) Date: April 14, 2004 at 10:00:00
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Below you will find the family group sheet, of Ursula Grandparents and children. Plus under Helen Whitman you will see Ursula in the note section - giving a story of Ursula and her parents and infomation on John Albert.
Feel free to email me at if you have anything to add or would like me to help in anyway possible.


Family Group Sheet
Husband: Daniel Whitman
Born: abt. 1806 in New York
Died: in
Buried: in Greene Co., Iowa
1860 census red oak, cedar co., Iowa show
Daniel with wife both age 53, Charles age 20, Clarissa age

1870 census shows Daniel & Eliza living next door to their son Charles Otis,
Daniel 62, Eliza 62 both from New York, and Maria 24 born in Penn. Maria must
be Clarissa middle name "Clarissa M. Whitman" Clarissa died about the age of
32, so more than likely Maria is Clarissa.
Wife: Eliza
Married: in
Born: abt. 1806 in New York
Died: in
Buried: in Greene Co., Iowa
M Child 1: Charles Otis Whitman
Born: 1840 in New York
Died: in
Spouse: Louisa M. b. 1847
Married: in
1860 Census shows Red Oak, Cedar Co., Iowa Charles age

1870 Census Mechanicsville, post office, Linn Township, Cedar Co., Iowa shows
Charles age 29 and wife Louisa age 22, Minnie age 1 -- next door to Daniel and
Eliza (Charles Parents).

1880 Charles Otis and wife Louisa were found in Kaufman County in 1880 and it
maybe they died there.
1880 Federal Census, Lawrence, Kaufman Co., Texas reads: CHarles O. age 40,
born in New York; Louisa M. age 33 born
1880 Cenus also show Charles Otis parent born in New
1847 in New York; Emma L. age 7, born 1873 born in Iowa, Minnie V. age 11 born
in 1869 in Iowa; Nellie C. age 4 born 1876 in Iowa; Seth C. age 9 born in
1871, Iowa; Sylvester T. age 9 born in 1871 Iowa.

Deed to land in Texas - to Seth C. Whitman cert#852 patentee is C.O. Whitman
dated sept 27th 1926 giving 320 acres in bexar dist. swisher co., tx. file #
134813 pat#106 pat volume 31A

Charles O. Whitman as a private in civil war in company K 1st conn.

Seth as head of household shows his father in 1820 census being born in New
Than in the 1930 census Seth has his father being born in
C.O. Whitman possibly ws in Texas since 1908?
F Child 2: Clarissa M Whitman died at age: 32
Born: 1844 in Penn?
Died: 1876 in
Buried: Sandhill Cem. in Center Cedar co., Iowa
Clarissa shows born in 1860 Red Oak, Cedar Co.,
1860 Census shows her born the same year of the
Clarissa M. Whitman plot shows her born 1849 died 1876 Buried at Sandhill
Cemetery, same as her sister Helen.
F Child 3: Helen Whitman died at age: 28
Born: 7 May 1838 in
Died: 24 Jul 1866 in
Buried: Sand Hill Cemetery in Town: Center, Cedar Co, Iowa
Spouse: D. Murray
Married: in
Ursula grand daughter of Daniel and Eliza, possible Helen's Child. Ursulas
parents traveled down the Miss., River where her dad died, her mom and ursula
traveled with Daniel and Eliza, around 1978 or so., Daniel and Eliza lived
with ursula, her mom died believed to be Helen born 1838, 2 years before
Charles O., Charles and family went to Texas, Charles sisters Helen and
Clarissa both dead, His mom and dad (Daniel adn Eliza) lived with ursula till
death, believe Eliza to be dead by 1879 because on census in Greene Co., Iowa
in 1880 Ursula and family there with Grandfather Daniel. Daniel, Eliza, and
Ursula, all burried in Greene Co., Iowa. Ursula last name shown as Reynolds
and born in Penn. Ursula maiden name possible Whitman.
Ursula married in Red Oak, Iowa to John Albert in 1880 census shows them in
Greene Co., Iowa. Ursula born 2 Dec 1854 married Feb 15th 1872 in Cedar Co.,
Iowa. Burried in Red Oak, Iowa, Greene Co.
John H. Albert Married Ursula Reynolds in Cedar Co., Iowa. They moved to
Whitley Co., Indiana, lived there three years and then went back to Cedar Co.,
Iowa, lived there three years and then in February 1878 moved to Greene Co.,
Iowa (this is from Ursula Obits) Also it stated she was born in 2 Dec 1854 in
Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, and then she came to Iowa with her parents and
grandparents in 1855, Her father dying on the way down the Ohio River. They
came up the Mississippi River and landed at Muscatine adn came across the
country by team to Tipton, Cedar Co., Iowa about the 10th day of July 1855.
She went with her mother to Nebraska in 1862 and later returned to Cedar Co.,
where her mother died in 1865. She continued to reside with her grandparents
till she married. Her obit doesn't name her parents. In the 1880 census of
Greene Co., Iowa it names a D. Whitman as grandfather living with John and
Ursula. The cemtery records for Jefferson Cemetery, Green Co., Iowa, list a
Daniel Whitman and Eliza Whitman, as buried in the same cemetery lot as John
and Ursula.

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