John Whittle (1876)
John Whittle was born in 1876 in Alabama. His father, who died when John was young, was a negro, while his mother, Katie Gandy (1854) was a mulatto. John had one younger brother, named George (1879). John lived with his mother, brother, and his step-father, a farmer Felix Gandy (1833), and his step-brother, Price Hicks (1862).