Research Updates    New Ancestors    New Stories    Surnames A-L    Surnames M-Z    Home
      Ancestor Pages -  knowing my family
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z
John Thomas Whetten (1862-1932)
married 6 March 1903     (4th)   
Sarah Luiza "Ludie" Ellis (1875-1946 )

Ludie brought 6 children to the marriage:

her four Hassell stepchildren:
- Palmer Livingston Hassell 1886
- Theodore Fleming Hassell 1889
- Manor May Hassell 1891
- Lula Eugenia Hassell 1895

her own two Hassell children:
in front: - Wilford Claire Hassell 1898
and Lyman Snow Hassell 1899

Zorina, Ellis, Maneta, Ludie

Ludie's children with John T:
Maneta Whetten 1904
Zorina Whetten 1906  
   Lufton Cray Whetten 1907
   Antony Valentine Whetten 1910
Ellis Whetten 1912

Ludie, Lufton "Tucker", Zorina

James and Sophia Atkin Whetten Huff.

John Thomas' mother and stepfather

Sophia Atkins was born 24 April 1845 in Empingham, Ruthlandshire, England. Her parents were William Atkin and Elizabeth Wann.

Sophia first married John Whetten. He was born 13 September1835 and Died on 28 February 1864 at Cross Plains, Dane, Wisconsin. Sophia and John were married 27 May 1861 in Wisconsin. They had 2 Children... (1) John Thomas Whetten was born 7 March 1862 Cross Plains, Dane, Wi. died and buried 15 feb 1932 Colonia Juarez Chihuahua Mexico (2) Elizabeth Ann, She was born and died in October of 1863. She only lived a few days.

After John Whetten died, Sophia married a man named James Huff. They were married 29 July 1865 in Utah. They had 2 daughters, Mary Adelaide and Olive Maria

Story of Ludie Part III

    Photos, information and Ludie's story courtesy of Tami Thompson  -  email:

Other possible contacts, addresses may be old.

Ada Whetten
250 East 600 South #12 St George, Utah 84770

Evan W. and Janine Bauer Jolley
1069 S. Cedar Knolls W., Cedar City, Utah 84720

Tami L. Thompson
4711 Walnut Rd. # L-26, Buckeye Lake, Ohio 43008 - POBox 2323 Heath, Oh. 43056

Tami Thompson
305 N. 400 W. #14 Salina, Utah 84654

Deborah Nowland
5401 Evan Ct. Rocklin, CA 95765

Questions or Suggestions?  Email
© 2006-2008 Tosoar Enterprises

Site policy - you may download photos, stories and documents for family use.

- Small-size photos as is: right click then save to your computer   [1" x 1.25" 72 dpi]

- Large photos at higher dpi: contact contributor    or right click and save as is.

- Stories: hightlight text, then copy and paste to your word processing program.

- Documents: right click and save as photos or contact contributor for better dpi resolution.

   Print - no heading
    pg 1  2

  Related Pages
   Ludie's parents
   Ludie's page with Uriah

On This Page

   John Thomas Whetton
  4th wife:
    Sarah Luiza "Ludie" Ellis

  her Hassell sons:
   Clair and Lyman

  her Hassell stepchildren
  Palmer, Theodore, Maynor, Lula

  their Whetten son:
    Layton "Tucker"

  their Whetten daughters:

John's mother & stepfather:
  Sophia Atkin (Whetten) & James Huff

Story of Ludie Part III

    Story of Ludie Part I
    Story of Ludie Part II