Whitmore Family History and Genealogy
Whitmore Family History and Genealogy or A Record of the Descendents of Francis Whitmore 1625-1685. PDF eBook English 6.48 MB 1907. Here is described the remarkable family legend that the name is derived from around the year 1215, by the Gothic words Wid (spear) and Mor (famous). WidMor, which means famous with the spear! An excellent history that includes 9 generations, and spans 282 years from 1625 up to 1907. There is a 7 page index containing over 700 descendants and allied family members! A real treasure for any family historian of the Whitmore family!