Blaine Whipple Research

Blaine Whipple Research

During his lifetime, Blaine Whipple (1930-2015) of Portland, Oregon, did extensive research on the Whipple families of America, focusing on the descendants of brothers Matthew and Elder John Whipple of Ipswich, MA and Capt. John Whipple of Dorchester, MA-Providence, RI.

From 2005 until the end of his life, Blaine maintained a web site at, where he offered many of his books for sale. Unfortunately, since his death, that web site has become unreachable.

Blaine shared the following research with the Whipple Website.


  • 15 Generations of Whipples : Descendants of Matthew Whipple of Ipswich, Massachusetts, Abt 1590-1647: An American Story. -- Baltimore, MD : Gateway Press, 2007.
    ISBN: 978-09801022-4-6
    Until Blaine's death this title was available for purchase at If you are aware of another source for the title, please contact the webmaster.
  • History and Genealogy of "Elder" John Whipple of Ipswich, Massachusetts : His English Ancestors and American Descendants. -- Victoria, B.C. : Trafford, 2004.
    ISBN: 978-1-55395-676-1
    Order online from Trafford Publishing.

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