Frederick Thomas Whittle is my Great Grandfather on my Mother’s side. He was born on January 12, 1893 in Fall River, Massachusetts to William and Mary Louise (Ryan) Whittle. The third of six children Agnes, William, Frederick, Walter, Lillian, and Bertram (who died young).
He was in the US Navy during WWI.
He married Jeanette Tisdall Hall about 1923 at Emmanuel Church in New Port Rhode Island. Together they had five children, Leroy, Jeanette, Margaret and Mary Louise (Twins), and William.
Frederick was a Journeyman stone cutter.
He passed away on June 29, 1947 at the age of 54. He is buried in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery Fall River, Massachusetts.