112. William5 Whittington (Isaac4, Southy3, William2, William1) was born in Somerset Co., MD June 14, 1759. (Matthew Wise, The Littleton Heritage) William died August 8, 1824 in Woodford Co., KY, at 65 years of age.

He married Lucy Long in Woodford Co., KY, August 5, 1791. (Kentucky Marriage Records, Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD, 1983) Lucy was the daughter of John Long(Sr.) and Mary Haynes. Lucy was one of the heroines who, at age seven, carried water to the men in the fort at Bryan's Station KY. His name is on the 1800 Tax List for Woodford Co., Kentucky. (Descendants provided by Dallas Fox; Woodford Co. KY Genweb; History of Woodford Co. Kentucky)

William Whittington and Lucy Long had the following children:

child + 243 i. Littleton6 Whittington was born September 9, 1792.

child 244 ii. Southy Whittington was born in KY 1793. Seved in the Kentucky Legislature in 1830. (Matthew Wise)

child 245 iii. Mary Whittington was born in KY 1794. Mary died 1876 at 82 years of age. She married James McCaslin.

child 246 iv. Elizabeth Whittington was born in Shelby Co., KY 1797. Elizabeth died 1852 at 55 years of age. She married Sanford Owens.

child 247 v. Anna Whittington was born in KY 1799. Anna died 1830 at 31 years of age. She married Handy T. Davis. Moved to Indiana.

child 248 vi. John Long Whittington was born in KY 1801. John died 1844 at 43 years of age.

child 249 vii. James Whittington was born in KY 1802. James died 1833 at 31 years of age.

child 250 viii. William Handy Whittington was born in KY 1804. William died 1855 at 51 years of age. He married twice. He married Adelia Kavanaugh. He married Ann Kavanaugh. William was a minister of the Christian Church. (Wise)

child 251 ix. Attalanta Whittington was born in Somerset Co., MD 1806. Attalanta died 1878 in Woodford Co., KY, at 72 years of age. She married Randolph Railey Darnell. The story goes that William and Lucy went on horseback to Somerset Co. and returned in the spring with new daughter, Attalanta. A biography of her husband and her descendants are listed at the Kentucky Biography project. (KY Genweb Biographies; George Stevenson)

child + 252 x. Isaac Stevenson Whittington was born 1808.

child 253 xi. Hannah Handy Whittington was born 1810. Hannah died 1838 at 28 years of age. She married Anderson Brown.

child 254 xii. Samuel Shannon Whittington was born in KY 1812. Samuel died 1840 at 28 years of age.

child 255 xiii. Hervey Whittington was born in KY 1814. He married Ann M. Storey in Clay Co., KY, 1835. He moved to Missouri, where he served as postmaster at Plattsburg. (George Stevenson)

child 256 xiv. Jemima Whittington was born in KY 1816. She married Richard S. H. Taylor in Henry Co., KY, 1842. Moved to Missouri after the Civil War. (George Stevenson)

child 257 xv. Henry Haynes Whittington was born in KY 1820. Henry died 1845 at 25 years of age.

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