Percy Edward Whiffen1

#15013, (3 December 1875-4 October 1942)
Father*Henry Whiffen1 b. 19 Oct 1842, d. 14 Aug 1892
Mother*Sarah Chinchen1 b. 14 Jan 1842, d. 31 Dec 1896
ChartsThe Chinchens of Dorset.
Birth*3 DEC 1875 Percy Edward Whiffen was born on 3 DEC 1875 at Camden, Camden, New Jersey, USAG.1 
(Witness) Residence17 JUN 1880 He lived with Henry Whiffen and Sarah Chinchen at 805 Linden Street, Camden, Camden, New Jersey, USAG, together with Harry Herbert Whiffen.2 
Employment*8 JUN 1900 Percy Edward Whiffen was employed as Shoe Operator.3 
(Witness) Residence8 JUN 1900 He lived with Harry Herbert Whiffen at 521 Fulton Palce, Camden, Camden, Pennsylvania, USAG, together with Charles Stuart Whiffen.3 
Marriage*21 OCT 1903 Percy Edward Whiffen married Blanche Jones on 21 OCT 1903 at Bellview Avenue, Hammonton, Atlantic, New Jersey, USAG.4 
Residence*19 APR 1910 Percy Edward Whiffen and Blanche Jones lived at Hammonton, Atlantic, New JerseyG, together with Henry Gordon Whiffen and Elizabeth Whiffen.5 
Occupation*20 JAN 1920 The occupation of Percy Edward Whiffen was 'Physician.6
Residence20 JAN 1920 He and Blanche Jones lived at Specht Street, West Beaver, Snyder, Pennsylvania, USAG, together with Henry Gordon Whiffen, Elizabeth Whiffen and Margaret Adele Whiffen.6 
Residence5 APR 1940 Percy Edward Whiffen and Blanche Jones lived at Walker Street, West Beaver, Snyder, Pennsylvania, USAG, together with Elizabeth Whiffen.7 
Death*4 OCT 1942 Percy Edward Whiffen died on 4 OCT 1942 at Lewistown Hospital, Derry, Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USAG, aged 66.1 


Blanche Jones b. 25 Feb 1876, d. 13 Aug 1965
Marriage*21 OCT 1903 He married Blanche Jones on 21 OCT 1903 at Hammonton, Atlantic, New JerseyG.4 
Last Edited26 Apr 2022


  1. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, death certificate; Dr Percy Edward Whiffen, birth & death, parents & spouse; Pennsylvania file 92320, no 252.
  2. [S81] 10th US Federal Census.
  3. [S43] US census, 1900.
  4. [S83] Unknown author, B.M.D. other records, marriage; Percy Edward Whiffen & Blanche Jones, Hammonton, NJ, Marriage Index, file 555 12984, 1903.
  5. [S47] US census, 1910.
  6. [S41] US census, 1920.
  7. [S98] US Census 1940.
  8. [S52] US SS Index, birth & death; H.G.Whiffen, Shawnee Mission, KN, SSN 487-03-6682.
  9. [S131] Ancestry Trees, Whiffen family tree, no references.
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