This man acknowledged it on his death bed.
This John and Huldah Crooker Whitmore had twelve children.
The oldest son, William Dickman Whitmore, married Rhoda Woodward, January 20, 1805, and had four children, two of whom died in infancy.
Of the other two, Huldah married Judge Barrows of Brunswick, Maine, and had no children.
The other, Charles O. Whitmore, removed to Boston when a young man, and married, first, Lovice Ayres, who died in 1849.
He married, second, Mary Tarbell Blake, widow of George Blake of Boston.
Charles O. and Lovice Ayres Whitmore had seven children.
The third son, William Henry Whitmore,
See Medford Historical Register, vol. 3, p. 153. was born in Dorchester, September 6, 1836, and died in Boston in June, 1900.
He was a merchant, and afterwards City Registrar.
He married Frances Maynard of Boston and left one son, Charles Edward, born in 1887, now in Harvard College.
Mr. William Whitmore must have become interested in genealogy at