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  • Andrew Whittle (1848 - 1917)
  • Anne Whittle (c.1817 - 1898)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother Harrison Thornton by SmartCopy : Jan 25 2015, 17:52:13 UTC
  • Elizabeth Fox (deceased)
  • Air Commodore Sir Frank Whittle, OM, KBE, CB, FRS, Hon FRAeS (1907 - 1996)
    " Frank Whittle ", Westminster Abbey Air Commodore Sir Frank Whittle, OM, KBE, CB, FRS, Hon FRAeS (1 June 1907 – 9 August 1996) was a British Royal Air Force (RAF) engineer officer. He i...
  • J C Whittle (1911 - 1969)
    Birth: May 3, 1911 Death: Jan. 24, 1969 Burial: Oakwood Cemetery Tunica Tunica County Mississippi, USA Edit Virtual Cemetery info [?] Created by: Mimosa Record added: Dec 23, 2012 Find A ...

About the Whittle surname

Whittle the name is said to be a short form of "white hill" (which seems very English) this family has been adamantly asserting that they are Irish for almost their entire American history (which seems to predate the 1732 VA birth of Burris James Whittle, (and Burris may have had a father also named James born in Ireland, but this is supposition).