Moses Whittle (1854 - 1908) was a Lancashire overlooker; and was the grandfather of Frank Whittle, the well-known engineer officer.
Moses Whittle was christened on 11 June 1854 at Brindle, Lancashire. His parents were Thomas and Margaret (Holden) Whittle. He had a brother Edward in 1852. His parents had been married in 1851 in Bolton, Lancashire.
At twenty-one years old, in 1875 in Bolton, Moses married Catherine ('Kate') Duckworth of the same age. The couple had the following children:
- Joseph Whittle (1875)
- Edward Whittle (1876)
- Anne E. Whittle (1878)
- Margaret Whittle (1880)
- Jane Whitte (1881)
- Moses Whittle (1882)
- Thomas Herbert Whittle (1883)
Moses worked as a cotton overlooker.
Moses Whittle died in 1908 in Bolton, Lancashire aged fifty-four.