hi, John Whitman 1599-1669
msrried to Jane Bentley , she changed the name of Wightman to Whitman, john remarried to Virtue Gardner
john came to america, with 4 of his 5 sons, to Rhode Island in 1654, my family starts with John, then his son. Valentine sr to his son , valentine jr, to his son Giles Sr.to his son Andrew Jackson whitman sr, to his son. Amdrew jackson whitman jr, to his daughter, mary ann, my mom
john was born in England and died in Rhode Island, their religion, was Baptist
john's children, the ones i hav are;
John jr, james, valentine, alice, sarah, jane, mary,deborah
i have not been to Rhode Island,for any pictures of their graves, but have from Valentinejr and his wife and his son , John and his wife and a couple of their children, also of my g.grandfather and g.grandmother and i have information on her parents. descendents of Dutch slaves.
hope this helps you, have a nice day, doris