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Whitney, Henry Austin, Memoranda Relating to Families of the Name of Whitney in England, (Boston: 1859).
PEDIGREE OF WHITNEY, OF HOLT, IN WORCESTERSHIRE. --------------------- RICHARD WHITNEY purchased the living of Martly, in Worcestershire, of John Washburn; and was inducted Rector of the same, March 1, 1579. Anthony Whitney was connected with him in the purchase. ... Whitney, of Holt, = Anne; made her will, Nov. 9, 1622, which was proved at Worcester, Aug. 2, 1632. Gives to Henry Beedle a strike of rye: gives to died before 1622. | god-daughter, Mary Roberts; to her grandchild, Anne Whitney, a standing bedstead which her mother hath. __________________|______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ | | | | | | Anthony Whitney, of Holt. = Eleanor. Richard Whitney, Gent., Edward Whitney. Anne Whitney, ... Whitney, ... Whitney, Will dated Oct. 28, 1615; | executor of his mother's wife of wife of wife of proved at Worcester, Dec. 7, | will. His own, dated July Hugh Pilkington. Chaunce. Johnson 1618. Gives to his brother | 8, 1632, was proved at = = Richard his black suit and | Worcester, Aug. 1, 1632. ___| __| other apparel; to his bro- | | | ther Edward, his rapier and | John Pilkington. John Chaunce. dagger; to his dau. Anne, | £80; to each of his five | godchildren (not named), a | sheep. Wife Eleanor, resi- | duary legatee and executrix. | __________________________| | Anne Whitney, named in the wills of her grandmother, father, and uncle.
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