Doctor Hufford WHITAKER

Male 1878 - 1954  (75 years)


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  • Name Doctor Hufford WHITAKER 
    Born 16 Jun 1878  Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date of birth from WV death certificate is 10 Jun 1878.

      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Doctor Huffard Whitaker
      County: McDowell
      State: West Virginia
      Birth Date: 16 Jun 1878
      Race: White

      Since he provided the info for the draft card, this is more likely the accurate date of birth.
    Gender Male 
    _UID 89E4144DE7984FEC8A25B1AEA73859EFBD6F 
    Died 24 Mar 1954  Big Creek, McDowell Co WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Horsepen Church Of Christ Cemetery, Horsepen, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • CENSUS RECORDS

      1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Hufford Whitacer [Hufford Whitaker]
      Age: 21
      Birth Date: 1878
      Birthplace: Virginia
      Home in 1900: Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Son in Law
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Fannie J Whitacer [Whitaker]
      Marriage Year: 1899
      Years Married: 1
      Father's Birthplace: Virginia
      Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
      Household Members:
      Elizabeth Altizer 56
      Hufford Whitaker 21
      Fannie J Whitaker 25
      Marvin K Whitaker 10 months

      1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: H Whitaker [Doctor H Whitaker]
      Age in 1910: 31
      Birth Year: abt 1879
      Birthplace: Virginia
      Home in 1910: Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Fanny Whitaker
      Father's Birthplace: Virginia
      Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
      Household Members:
      H Whitaker 31
      Fanny Whitaker 35
      Kelly (son) Whitaker 10
      Cornelious Whitaker 9
      Topsey D Whitaker 8
      James Whitaker 7
      Alta Whitaker 6
      Oakley Whitaker 5
      John Whitaker 2

      1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Hufford Whitaker
      Age: 41
      Birth Year: abt 1879
      Birthplace: Virginia
      Home in 1920: Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Fannie Whitaker
      Father's Birthplace: Virginia
      Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
      Household Members:
      Hufford Whitaker 41
      Fannie Whitaker 43
      Topsy D Whitaker 17
      James Whitaker 16
      Alterine Whitaker 15
      Okley D Whitaker 13
      John T Whitaker 11
      Louie D Whitaker 8
      George W Whitaker 6

      1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Alfred H Whitaker [Hufford Whitaker] [Unsure why census taker put his first name as Alfred]
      Gender: Male
      Age: 51
      Birth Year: abt 1879
      Birthplace: Virginia
      Race: White
      Home in 1930: Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia
      Marital Status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Fannie Whitaker
      Father's Birthplace: Virginia
      Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
      Household Members:
      Alfred H Whitaker 51 [Hufford]
      Fannie Whitaker 55
      Aldorine Whitaker 24
      George Whitaker 15

      1940 United States Federal Census
      Name: Huff Whittaker
      Age: 63
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1877
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Marital Status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Home in 1940: Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia
      Farm: Yes
      Inferred Residence in 1935: Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia
      Residence in 1935: Same House
      Occupation: Farmer
      House Owned or Rented: Rented
      Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: $1
      Attended School or College: No
      Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 6th grade
      Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 45
      Class of Worker: Working on own account
      Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
      Income: 0
      Income Other Sources: Yes
      Household Members:
      Huff Whittaker 63
      Fannie Whittaker 65
      Ohla Mitchell 33 [Oakley, daughter, widowed]
      Jack Mitchell 11 [grandson]
      Dorothy Mitchell 9 [granddaughter]
      James Mitchell 7 [grandson]
    Person ID I77  Master File
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2013 

    Father John Henry WHITAKER,   b. 07 Aug 1846, probably Smyth Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1928, Baptist Valley, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Nancy NUCKLES,   b. Nov 1846, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1920, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1867  Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940
      Name: John Whitaker
      Birth Date: 1846
      Birthplace: Tazewell County, Va
      Age: 21
      Spouse's Name: Nancy Nuckles
      Spouse's Birth Date: 1847
      Spouse's Birthplace: Tazewell County, Va
      Spouse's Age: 20
      Event Date: 14 Sep 1867
      Event Place: Tazewell, Virginia
      Father's Name: Jas Whitaker
      Mother's Name: Nancy
      Spouse's Father's Name: Calvin ... Nuckles
      Spouse's Mother's Name: A
      Spouse's Marital Status: Single
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number:M01695-4
      System Origin: Virginia-EASy
      GS Film number: 34214
      Reference ID: Page 25Line88

    Family ID F32  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Janes (Fannie) ALTIZER,   b. 10 Aug 1874, Tazewell Col. VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1962, Big Creek, McDowell Co WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 20 Nov 1898  Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940

      Groom's Name: ... Whitaker
      Groom's Birth Date: 1878
      Groom's Birthplace: Tazewell Co., Va
      Groom's Age: 20
      Bride's Name: Fannie Altizer
      Bride's Birth Date: 1876
      Bride's Birthplace: Tazewell Co., Va
      Bride's Age: 22
      Marriage Date: 20 Nov 1898
      Marriage Place: Tazewell County, Virginia
      Groom's Father's Name: John Whitaker
      Groom's Mother's Name: Nancy Whitaker
      Bride's Father's Name: Adam Altizer
      Bride's Mother's Name: Elizabeth Altizer
      Groom's Race: White
      Groom's Marital Status: Single
      Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
      Bride's Race: White
      Bride's Marital Status: Single
      Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01695-5
      System Origin: Virginia-EASy
      Source Film Number: 34214
      Reference Number: P 131 - L190
    Children 
     1. Marvin Kelly WHITAKER,   b. 24 Jul 1899, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1921, McDowell Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     2. Basil Cornelius (Mike) WHITAKER,   b. 20 Sep 1900, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1938, Newhall, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     3. Topsy Dorthy WHITAKER,   b. 11 Apr 1902, McDowell Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1989, Charleston, Kanawha Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. James Blane WHITAKER,   b. 11 Jun 1903, McDowell Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1999, Beckley, Raleigh Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     5. Alta Irene WHITAKER,   b. 21 May 1905, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Nov 1997, Burlington, Alamance Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     6. Okla Dora WHITAKER,   b. 15 Feb 1907, Tazewell Co. VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age 52 years)
     7. John Thomas WHITAKER,   b. 4 Oct 1908, McDowell Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Oct 1942, McDowell Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     8. Louie Douglas WHITAKER,   b. 17 May 1912, McDowell Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1945, Battle of the Bulge, Malmedy, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     9. George W. WHITAKER,   b. 6 Jun 1914, McDowell Co. WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1980  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart