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  • Name Vera WHISTLER 
    Born 30 Oct 1896 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Oct 1970  Dallas, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18373  Primary
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2016 

    Father George W. WHISTLER,   b. 28 Nov 1861,   d. 17 Feb 1939, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Josephine F. MCNEILL,   d. 1920 
    Married 15 Oct 1890 
    Family ID F518394200  Group Sheet

    Family Martin FRUHMAN 
    Married 28 Nov 1943  New York City, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F5646  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Article from the Emporia Gazette in Kansas, 2/10/1958:

      Direct Descendant

      Miss Vera Whistler, a direct descendant of the noted American artist, James McNeill Whistler, is in Emporia and will be the guest of Newman's Tuesday, for the showing of her millinery designs. Miss Whistler, daughter of a pioneer Methodist minister, grew up in Texas. She sold hats in local retail stores, became department manager, designer and supervisor, and now is vice president f Associated Retail Millinery, Inc., of Dallas.
    • Death certificate shows her mother's name as Josephine Flumberfeldt. The informant was her sister, Josephine Hendrick.