INDEX 

                                                                References/Sources                                         

Whyte Family History      

  • Historical Context   

  • Whyte Family Origins   

  • Family Tree      

  • Family Homes in Forfar    

  • Trades and Professions        

  • The Tan Works                      

  • Roles in the Community    

  • Timeline of Events                                                       

Whyte History by Generation

Earliest Evidence

  • William Quhyt (c1600-1657)  

The Forfar Shoemakers Guild

  • David Whyt (1640-c1713)                

  • Thomas Whyt (1667-1727)                  

  • Thomas Whyt (1708- c1760)     

The Tan Works (John Whyte & Son)

  • Patrick Whyte (1758-1847)         

  • William Whyte (1793-1849)     

  • John Adam Whyte (1830-1906)    

  • Robert Thomas Whyte (1863-1948)      

 Modern Family

  • John Sydney Whyte (1899-1970)   

  • John Robert Whyte (1942-   )         

  • Douglas John Sydney Whyte (1973-   )      

Other documents - prepared for this history

  1. Notes on testaments and other documents

  2. Osler HistoryDavid Osler (1860-1937) and family     

  3. Osler chronology, Osler/Gibson/Grubb families 

  4. DNA/ Genetic Origins          

  5. Royal Burgh of Forfar, Historical Notes

  6. Extracts, Forfar Shoemakers Minute Book 

  7. Scotland, Historical Notes    

  8. Family tree, with over 650 entries (Reunion 13 software)