John Whitaker

M, (3 October 1796 - 18 March 1874)
     John Whitaker was born on 3 October 1796 at Hopewell Furnace, Berks County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of Joseph Musgrove Whitaker and Sarah Updegrove. John Whitaker married, at age 19, Rachel Ruth on Sunday, 7 July 1816.1 John Whitaker died on 18 March 1874 at age 77 years, 5 months and 15 days.1 He was buried in the Charles Evans Cemetery, located in Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania.1

Children of John Whitaker and Rachel Ruth

Last Edited=26 May 2004


  1. [S15] June (Shaull) Lutz, History of the Op Den Graef / Updegraff Family (Grand Rapids, Michigan; 1433 Elderwood Ct. N.W.: J. S. Lutz, 1988), p. U-141.