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John Mitchell Whitton

John Mitchell Whitton

Male 1892 - 1962  (69 years)

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  • Name John Mitchell Whitton 
    Born 24 Nov 1892  Fleming, Saskatchewan,Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Jul 1962  Wolseley, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I919  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Robert Whitton,   b. 5 Sep 1861, Waterton Mains, Ellon Aberdeen, Scotland 192-82 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1948, Fleming, Saskatchewan,Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Annie or Ann Smith,   b. 22 Nov 1860, Tarves, Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1944, Fleming, Saskatchewan,Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 17 Jun 1881  Belhelvie, Aberdeen Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F642  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary McKee,   b. 27 Jun 1895, Arthur, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1989, St Marys Hospital, Kitchiner, Ontario buried Union Cemetery Grand Valley Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1922  40 Athabaska Street East, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Whitton,   b. 17 Feb 1920, Tilney, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 2005, Canada, Buried Grand Valley Union Dufferin, Luther East Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     2. Living
     3. Jean Donalda Whitton,   b. 6 Aug 1924, Winnipeg, Manitoba Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1969, Pickering, Ontarion buried Union Cemetary, Grand Valley Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  [natural]
     4. Pauline Margaret Whitton,   b. 18 Aug 1925, Winnipeg, Manitoba Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1997, Caressant Care Nursing Home, Arthur, Arthur Township, Wellington County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
     5. Donald Whitton,   b. 17 Apr 1929, Glidden, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1999, Cambridge, Wateroo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     6. Living
     7. Living
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F641  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1906 census at Assiniboia East, Saskatchewan
      lived in Grand Valley Ontario and Kindersley and Woolsley, Saskatchewan, Canada

      Elevator Agent in Kindersley and Woolsley, Saskatchewan

      The Whitton family was living in Saskachewan when Thomas McKee and his family travelled west to visit relatives. Mary McKee stayed on as a housekeeper for John Whitton who was working as a grain buyer in Tilney, Sask. 1922 Presbyterian.

      The family moved quite often between 1922 and 1935. They lived in Cloverdale from 1930 to 1932.

      Sometime after 1935 Mary and her children returned to her fathers farm near Grand Valley, Luther Township, Dufferin County, Ontario.

      John remained in Sask. He lived at north east corner of Section 2 in the 1940s with Reenie Storey. In about 1950 he retired to Moosomin where he lived until he died.