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Subject: Re: Levi Whiting, d. 1852 (army officer)
Author: davock
Date: Wednesday, July 04, 2012
Classification: Query

Robert Edward Kerr Whiting married Elsie Belknap, daughter of Thomas Belknap and Francis Lyman (adopted name) of Hartford, CT. REKW was the comptroller of Woodlawn cemetery in the Bronx (then Westchester) from 1868 until his death in Lake George in 1871. He died of a recurring illness he had contracted on the Sonora survey with his Brother Jasper. His daughter Roberta married and had children, His son never married. Jasper and Ella had one sone, Jasper. He did died before reaching adulthood. I believe Jasper graduated from Bowdoin College in Maine.