John Lorin Whitman Edit Profile
Public schools private seminary, Sterling, Illinois.
Guard and chief clerk, Cook County Jail, 1890-1895, and jailer, 1895-1907. Superintendent House of Correction (2,000 inmates), 1907-1917. State superintendent of prisons of Illinois, 1917-1922.
Warden Illinois State Penitentiary, Joliet, April 10, 1922-June 1, 1926 (resigned). Director Central Howard Association of Cook County.
Member Knights of Pythias, Modern Woodmen of America, National Union.
Married Anna M. Glennon, November 14, 1880.