Children of Virginia Elizabeth Copenhaver and Phillip Whisman are:
| || i.||John W Whisman was born 20 JUL 1796 in Wythe County, Virginia, and died 5 JUL 1870 in Santa Clara County, California. He married Hannah Maria King 6 MAY 1821 in Union, Indiana, daughter of James Sr King and Rachel Stewart.
She was born 27 MAY 1800 in Lee County, Virginia, and died 21 FEB 1887 in Monterey County, California.
| || ii.||George Whisman was born 10 OCT 1800 in Wythe County, Virginia, and died 29 JUL 1864 in Rush County, Indiana. He married Hannah Osborn 5 SEP 1822 in Shelby County, Indiana.
She was born 1801.
| || iii.||Catherine Whisman was born 17 APR 1805 in Wythe County, Virginia, and died 4 APR 1867 in Appanoose County, Iowa. She married Samuel Jr Ely 22 AUG 1822 in Union, Indiana.
He was born 26 MAR 1803 in Pennsylvania, and died 6 MAY 1870 in Appanoose County, Iowa.
| || iv.||Michael Whisman was born 1806 in Wythe County, Virginia. He married Diamedy Spurgin 7 MAY 1829 in Shelby, Indiana.
She was born ABT 1808.
|1.|| v.||Elizabeth Whisman was born 1810 in Wythe County, Virginia.|
| || vi.||Henry J Whisman was born 1815 in Wythe County, Virginia, and died ABT 6 AUG 1864 in Rush County, Indiana. He married America Unknown.
She was born ABT 1815 in KY.
| || vii.||Andrew Whisman was born 1820 in Wythe County, Virginia. He married Lenore Stafford 3 OCT 1838 in Shelby, Indiana.