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The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, by Frederick Clifton Pierce (Chicago: 1895)

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168 WHITNEY GENEALOGY.

965. LEVI WHITNEY (Jonas, Jonas, Moses, Richard, John), b. Harvard June 23, 1751 [NOTE]; m. Sept. 12, 1772, Sarah LAWRENCE; d. Oct. 19, 1783; m. 2d, Dec. 25, 1783; Hepsi- beth FAY, of Westboro, Oct. 1, 1759. At the time of his marriage he resided in Con- cord. He d. in 1786; res. Concord and Westminster, Mass., Rindge and Marlboro, N.H. 2279. i. SARAH, b. June 12, 1774. 2280. ii. LYDIA, b. May 20, 1776; m. in 1796 Tarrant CUTLER. He was b. Sept. 10, 1770, and d. at Royalston in 1841. Ch.: Sarah, b. Apr. 19, 1798; m. Benj. HEYWOOD; Melinda, b. Mar. 16, 1880; m. Abijah RICHARDSON; m. 2d Benoni PECK; John, b. Oct. 13, 1802; m. Elizabeth JACOBS; res. Exeter, Me.; Lysander, General, b. Feb. 16, 1807; m. Catherine BASSETT; res. Milwaukee, Wis.; Lydia, b. Mar. 27, 1809; Levi, b. Aug. 7, 1811; m. Priscilla TIBBETTS; m. 2d Sarah HILL; m. 3d Ann S. HOGEBOOM; res. Ghent, N.Y.; Tarrant, b. Sept. 8, 1813; res. Fitchburg, Mass.; George, b. July 20, 1815; m. Mary HOWE; res. Bangor, Me.; Otis, b. Oct. 17, 1817; res. Port- land, Me. 2281. iii. LEVI, b. May 12, 1778; d. Dec. 1, 1780. 2282. iv. JOHN, b. Aug. 26, 1780. 2283. v. BETSEY, b. Apr. 5, 1783. 2284. vi. LEVI, b. Sept. 28, 1784; m. and res. Plymouth, Vt. 2285. vii. AMOS, b. 1786; m. Sophia HARRIS. 967. JUDGE LEMUEL WHITNEY (Ephraim, Jonas, Moses, Richard, John), b. Petersham, Mass., Oct. 18, 1764; m. there Sept. 6, 1787, Lydia BRYANT; b. in 1767; d. May 27, 1800, in Springfield, Mass. Hon. Lemuel WHITNEY was born in Petersham, Mass. he moved to Vermont in 1785, and first resided in Newfane, where he was sheriff of the county and one of the prominent men in that part of the state. By trade he was a silversmith. In 1790 he moved to Brattleboro, and at once took a leading part in the affairs of that place. For ten years he was representative; from 1801 to 1824 clerk of the Supreme Court; 1801 to 1820 clerk of the county; 1817 to 1828 judge of probate; 1790 to 1847 justice of the peace. He was retentive in memory, frank, free and fearless in the expression of his sentiments. He d. Apr. 17, 1847; res. Petersham, Mass., and Brattleboro, Vt. 2286. i. SAMUEL, b. May 23, 1791; m. Amelia HYDE. 2287. ii. HARRY, b. P., Sept. 2, 1789. 2288. iii. GEORGE, b. -----. 2289. iv. LEMUEL, b. -----. 2290. v. SUSAN, b. P., Nov. 22, 1787; m. ----- ELLIS, and left 3 children. 2291. vi. LAURA, b. 1796; d. in Woodstock, in 1875, unm. She was blind. 969. SAMUEL WINSLOW WHITNEY (Ephraim, Jonas, Moses, Richard, John), b. Petersham, Mass., Dec. 17, 1769; m. ----- ----- [NOTE]. He d. in 1852; res. Brattleboro, Vt., and Malone, N.Y. 2292. i. EDWARD WINSLOW, b. in 1801; m. Lavinia Bruce BEMIS. 970. JOHN WHITNEY (Ephraim, Jonas, Moses, Richard, John), b. Petersham, Mass., July 1, 1760; m. Nov. 8, 1787, Hannah BIGELOW; b. 1768; d. Aug. 8, 1828. He was born in Petersham, Mass., and moved to Newfane on a farm. Later he moved to West Dummerston, where he followed farming and ever after resided. he d. Oct. 13, 1849; res. Newfane and Dover, Vt., Coleraine, Mass., and West Dummers- ton, Vt. 2293. i. RUFUS, b. Aug. 28, 1793; m. Lois MILLER. 2294. ii. DANIEL BIGELOW, b. Mar. 1802; m. Lucretia FLETCHER. 2295. iii. MARY, b. July 7, 1796; d. unm. Oct. 14, 1826. 2296. iv. SARAH, b. -----. 2297. v. ARAD, b. 1790; m. and left two daus., Mrs. Mary A. SMITH and Louisa; res. Glens Falls, N.Y. 2298. vi. EPHRAIM, b. Feb. 26, 1805; m. Mary Ann DENNISON. 2299. vii. LEVI, b. Dec. 18, 1791; d. unm. at Dummerston, Apr. 1861. 2300. viii. RICHARD, b. -----. 2301. ix. JOHN, b. Apr. 29, 1800; m. Sarah WILSON, and d. Oct. 12, 1844. Ch.: Geo. T., b. Nov. 8, 1840; d. in army during the Civil war; Will- iam G., b. Mar., 1843; d. in army during the Civil war. 2302. x. HANNAH, b. Sept. 24, 1798; d. unm. Dec. 23, 1842.

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