John Benjamin Witham1850 - 1910 (60 years)
Name John Benjamin Witham Born 6 May 1850 Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts Gender Male Died 19 Jun 1910 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Notes
- 1880 Census shows his occupation as Express Driver. He and his wife are living with the Emery family.
Person ID I15467 Lythgoe-Donaldson Last Modified 10 Nov 2013
Father John Benjamin Witham, b. Abt 1811, Portland, Cumberland, Maine , d. 16 Jan 1853, Lewiston, Andrascoggin, ME (Age ~ 42 years) Mother Ann Pauline Akers, b. Abt 1818, Saccarappa, Maine Married 28 Aug 1836 Portland, Cumberland, Maine Family ID F7115 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Emma L. Butterfield, b. 1897 Married 18 May 1874 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Last Modified 30 Sep 2013 Family ID F9 Group Sheet | Family Chart
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Photos John B. Witham, newspaper photo
Caption says "Boston drum major who will lead ??? ??? ??? at inauguration parade Saturday at head of Bay State troops". If you can figure out the rest, please let me know.
Documents John B Witham news article
Story of his involvement with a well-known murder investigation
John Witham Obituary
From the Boston Journal, 22 Jan 1910.
Mabel Reed Witham notice
Blurb published in the Boston Journal following her husband's death.