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Michael Edward White

Michael Edward White[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1846 - 1938  (92 years)

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  • Name Michael Edward White 
    Born 1846  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • obituary and death certificate list date of birth as March 11, 1850. This does NOT correspond with early census records, when mother would have been providing the information.
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  District 82 St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1850 Census District 82 St. Louis, Missouri
      Richard White, 46 years old, born in Ireland. Farmer.
      Ann White, 40 years old, born in Ireland
      John White, 17 years old, born in Ireland. Farmer
      Richard White, 15 years old, born in Ireland. Farmer
      James White, 13 years old, born in Ireland
      William White, 11 years old, born in Ireland
      Robert White, 9 years old, born in Ireland
      Ellen White, 7 years old, born in Ireland
      * Michael White, 4 years old, born in Ireland
    1850 Federal Census
St. Louis, Missouri
    1850 Federal Census St. Louis, Missouri
    Residence 1860  Brush Creek, Gasconade, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1860 Brush Creek, Gasconade, Missouri (Oak Hill and Bem post office )
      Ann Whyte, 44 years old, born in Ireland. Real estate valued at 400; personal estate valued at 400
      Richard Whyte, 23 years old, born in Ireland. Farm hand
      James Whyte, 21 years old, born in Ireland. Farm hand. Attended school within the year
      Robert Whyte, 18 years old, born in Ireland. Farm hand. Attended school within the year
      Ellen Whyte, 16 years old, born in Ireland. Attended school within the year
      * Michael Whyte, 13 years old, born in Missouri. Attended school within the year
      Harriett Whyte, 8 years old, born in Missouri. Attended school within the year
    1860 Federal Census
Gasconade County, Missouri
    1860 Federal Census Gasconade County, Missouri
    Residence 1870  Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Oak Hill post office 
    • 1870 Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri (Oak Hill post office)
      Sarah White, 55 years old, born in Ireland. Real property valued at 1000; personal property at 400.
      Michael White, 22 years old, born in Ireland. Farmer
      Harriett White, 18 years old, born in Ireland
    1870 Federal Census
Gasconade County, Missouri
    1870 Federal Census Gasconade County, Missouri
    Property Oct 1873  Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    purchase of land in 8-40-5 from Ann White 
    • Michael purchased 139 acres of land in Section 8, Township 40 from his mother Ann, in October of 1873. This land consisted of land purchased by brother John in 1856, and land purchased by Ann in 1857. By present-day roads, this sits to the southeast of the Van Deven Road and Koenig Rod (Co Rd 620) intersection; Van Deven Road forming the western boundry of his property; Koenig the northern edge.

      Gasconade County, Missouri
      Deed Book W Page 507
      Ann White, Grantor
      Michael White, Grantee
      Warranty Deed
      E ½ of NE ¼
      NE ¼ of SE ¼
      N ½ of SE ¼ of SE ¼
      8-40-5
      139 acres
      22 Oct 1873
      F: 19 Nov 1873
    Residence 1876  Township 40; Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1876 Missouri State Census: Township 40; Gasconade County, Missouri
      Anna White, over the age of 45
      Michael White, 21 - 45 years old
      Harriette White, 15 - 21 years old
    Property Mar 1887  Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Michael appears to sell (or mortgage) part of his land in 8-40, in March of 1887.
      Gasconade County, Missouri Deed Book 12; page 68
      Grantor: Michael White and wife
      Grantee: Samuel W. Burchard, in trust for Fred B. Burchard
      Deed of Trust
      E ½ of NE ¼
      NE ¼ of SE ¼
      8-40-5
      31 March 1887
      F: 3 May 1887
      SW Burchard, trustee
      Satisfied
    Property Sep 1888  Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    sale of land in 8-40-5 to James Casteel 
    • Michael sold his land (all 139 acres) in Section 8 Township 70, which had once belonged to John and then Ann, to James M. Casteel in September of 1888.
      James was the son-in-law of John White.

      Gasconade County, Missouri
      Deed Book 13; page 221
      Grantor: Michael White and wife
      Grantee: James M. Casteel
      Deed
      E ½ of NE ¼
      NE ¼ of SE ¼
      Part N ½ of SE ¼ of SE ¼
      8-40-5
      139 acres
      29 Sept 1888
      F: 9 Oct 1888

      James took out a mortgage on this newly-acquired land, from Michael, on this same date.
    Religion at some point, church officials visited Michael and told him if he didn't start coming to church, he would end up in purgatory. Michael responded - if so, I'll just jump out again 
    Residence 1900  Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Oak Hill post office 
    • 1900 Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri
      Michael White, 50 years old, born March 1850 in Ireland. Parents born in Ireland. Married 19 years. Farmer.
      Susan R. White, wife, 42 years old, born September 1857 in Missouri. Parents born in Missouri. Married 19 years. Mother of 8 children, all living.
      Edward White, son, 16 years old, born June 1883 in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Farm laborer. Attended school within the year.
      Samuel J. White, son, 15 years old, born March 1885, in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Farm laborer. Attended school within the year.
      James R. White, son, 13 year old, born October 1886, in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Farm laborer. Attended school within the year.
      Mary J. White, daughter, 10 years old, born December 1889 in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Attended school within the year.
      Lucy H. White, daughter, 8 years old, born December 1891 in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri.
      Ellen White, daughter, 6 years old, born February 1894 in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri.
      Fannie White, daughter, 2 years old, born June 1897 in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri.
      Willie White, son, 1 year old, born November 1898 in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri.
    Michael White 1900 Census
    Michael White 1900 Census
    Occupation 1900 
    Farmer 
    Residence 1910  Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Oak Hill post office 
    • 1910 Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri
      Michael White, 61 years old, born in Ireland. Parents born in Ireland. Stated immigrated to the United States in 1852. Naturalized. Married x2. Presently married for 28 years. Farmer.
      Arena White, wife, 55 years old, born in Missouri; parents born in Missouri. Married one time for 28 years. Mother of 7 children, 7 living.
      James White, son, 22 years old, born in Missouri. Single, working on family farm.
      Mary White, daughter, 20 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Single.
      Lucy White, daughter, 18 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri.
      Ellen White, daughter, 16 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri.
      Fannie White, daughter, 14 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Attended school within the year
      William White, son, 12 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Attended school within the year
      *living next to son Samuel White, 24 years old and his new wife Martha.
    Michael White 1910 census
    Michael White 1910 census
    Occupation 1910 
    Farmer 
    Individual Note 24 Nov 1911 
    reported that Mike was "very low of pneumonia" 
    Residence 1920  Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri (Oak Hill:Bem) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1920 Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri (Oak Hill:Bem)
      Michael White, 69 years old, born in Ireland. Parents born in Ireland. Stated immigrated to the United States in 1853. Naturalized. Widowed. Farmer
      James R. White, son, 30 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Single. Working on farm.
      Fannie White, daughter, 22 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in Missouri. Single.
    Michael White 1920 Census
    Michael White 1920 Census
    Occupation 1920 
    Farmer 
    Residence 1930  Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1930 Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri
      James White, head of household, 40 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in United States. Single. Farmer. Not a veteran.
      Fannie White, sister, 25 years old, born in Missouri. Father born in Ireland; mother in United States. Single.
      Mike White, father, 80 years old, born in Ireland. Parents born in Ireland. Immigrated in 1865. US citizen. Widowed.
      Elsie Branson, niece, 11 years old, born in Missouri.
    Michael White 1930 Census
    Michael White 1930 Census
    Occupation 1930 
    Farmer 
    Individual Note Family stories hold that because of his youth, and because all of his other brothers were serving, Ann hid Michael in a haystack to avoid enlistment during the Civil War. 
    Individual Note Michael and Raney separated between 1910 and 1920. Raney took the youngest child Willie and went to live with her parents outside of Belle, Missouri. Family stories hold that Michael may have been mean to Raney. Willie died during the flu epidemic in 1918.  
    Died 19 Mar 1938  Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cause: senility and chronic bronchitis 
    • Missouri Death Certificate 10694
      MIchael White
      male, white, married; spouse's name: Rena White
      date of birth: March 11, 1850
      place of birth: Ireland
      father: Richard White, born in Ireland
      mother: Anna Dunn, born in Ireland
      date of death: March 19, 1938
      place of death: Brush Creek, Gasconade County, Missouri
      cod: senility and chronic bronchitis
      burial: Old Catholic Cemetery; March 22, 1938
      informant: James White, Oak Hill Mo R #1
    • Obituary
      Gasconade County Republican
      24 March 1938
      Funeral Rites Held for Michael White
      Funeral services were held at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Tuesday for Michael White. Burial was made in the Old Catholic Cemetery. Rev. Fr. J. J. Martin officiated. Mr. White died Friday at his home at Brush Creek. His death was caused by the infirmities of age.
      Michael White was born in Ireland on March 11, 18560. He had reached the age of 88 years and one week. HE was married to Rehne Mehane. To Mr. and Mrs. White eight children were born, five of whom survive.
      They are Edwin White, Mrs. Harry Smith of Owensville, Mrs. John Jett of Union, James and Miss Fannie White at home. He also leaves a number of grandchildren and great grandchildren.
    Buried 22 Mar 1938  Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Michael White
    Michael White
    at Old Bohemian Cemetery
    Person ID I56858  My Family Tree
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2018 

    Father Richard Michael White,   b. 1802, County Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1854, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Ann Dunn,   b. 1814, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1880, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married presume Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • presume Ireland because they were married with children on arrival to United States; also presume married before oldest-known child's birth in 1833
    Family ID F9146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Irene Susan Mahaney,   b. Sept 1857, Gasconade County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1943, Fulton, Calloway County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1882  Oak Hill, Crawford County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F9715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Michael White
    Michael White, Edward White, Roy White with his youngest son
    Michael Edward White

  • Sources 
    1. [S17582] Census.
      1850 St. Louis, Missouri; listing Michael White in the home of Richard and Ann White

    2. [S17598] Marriage Record.
      with name of Michael E. White

    3. [S17583] Death Certificate.
      for Michael White; listing father as Richard White; mother as Anna Dunn

    4. [S17587] Family Stories.
      provided by Janet Hendrickson, stating that Michael's middle name was Edward

    5. [S17582] Census.
      1850 St. Louis, Missouri; listing Michael as 4 years old, born in Ireland

    6. [S17583] Death Certificate.
      with full date and place of death

    7. [S17604] Newspaper Obituary.
      Newspaper obituary for Michael White shows cemetery where buried, birth date Marcy 11, 850 in Ireland as well as his marriage to Irene. It states they had 8 children, five of whom survive him.

    8. [S17583] Death Certificate.
      with full date and place of birth


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