Discover your family's story.

Enter a grandparent's name to get started.

Start Now

Biographical Sketch of William W. Whitmire

Discover your
family's story.

Enter a grandparent's name to get started.

choose a state:
Start Now

(See Ghigau and Downing).-William Walter, son of Walter Samuel and Nancy Bushyhead (Wilkerson) Whitmire was born in Going Snake District, May 28, 1877, educated in Male Seminary.

Married Sept. 10, 1913, Narcissa Taylor, born April 9, 1878. They are the parents of Walter Samuel Jr., and Stand Watie Whitmire, twins, born June 19, 1920.

Mr. Whitmire, whose Cherokee name is Wee-li, is a splendid interpreter of the Cherokee English language and is a Mason.


MLA Source Citation:

Starr, Emmett. History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Warden Company. 1921 AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 28 May 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/biographical-sketch-of-william-w-whitmire.htm
- Last updated on Nov 26th, 2012

This page is part of a larger collection. Access the full collection at Biographies of the Cherokee Indians.

Pin It on Pinterest

Shares

Share This

Share this post with your friends!