David Whiting 1819-1842

Parents: Stephen Whiting and Elizabeth Chapman (1)
Born: May 1819 (1)
Baptised: 17th December 1820 at the Old Independent Chapel, Haverhill (1)
Married: None.
Children: None.
Died: November 1842 in Haverhill. Buried at St Mary's Parish Church on 6th November 1842.(2,3)

Bio: David appears on the 1841 census living with his parents and siblings in Burton End, but by November the next year he is dead. The parish registers describe his death - 'Died whilst threshing in a barn, verdict of coroners inquest - visitation of God.'(2)


(1) Haverhill Non-Conformist Registers LDS Film: 825404
(2) Suffolk Records Office, Bury St Edmunds, Parish Registers of St Mary's Church, Haverhill. Fiche 578/4/p34 of 37
(3) Death Register. 4th Quarter 1842, Risbridge district, Volume 12 Page 265