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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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396 WHITNEY GENEALOGY.

banking business to large proportions. The original owners of the ground Atlantic now occupies were F. H. WHITNEY, Isaac DICKERSON, and John KEYES, they purchas- ing the land of different individuals during the spring and summer of 1868. Mr. WHITNEY negotiated with John P. COOK for the location of the depot at Atlantic, after which the Atlantic Town Company was organized, with F. H. WHITNEY, Messrs. CRAWFORD and Merriman, B. F. ALLEN and John COOK as stockholders, and Mr. WHITNEY general manager of the business of the company, although he owned but one- sixth interest of the business. Mr. WHITNEY's lands lie principally in Cass county and adjoining counties, and are valued at $300,000. He was married in Mexico, Oswego county, N. Y., to a daughter of Cornelius GRAHAM. He was living in Whit- neyville at the time, but returned to New York to be married; res. Atlantic, Ia. 6021. i. FRANKLIN HENRY, b. Dec. 29, 1871; d. Sept. 15, 1862. 6022. ii. JAMES G., b. Jan. 20, 1864; m. Nellie M. MILNER. 6023. iii. TOPSY, b. Jan. 22, 1865; d. Sept. 14, 1865. 6024. iv. CARYLAN C., b. Oct. 12, 1868; d. July 23, 1869. 6025. v. THUSEY M., b. Dec. 3, 18--; d. Nov. 22, -----. 6026. vi. THOMAS HAYES, b. July 9, 1877. He was born in Cass county, Ia., and when but seventeen years of age he entered the Atlantic Bank immediately upon graduating from the Atlantic high school. He and his brother now conduct the bank. 6027. vii. ROSCOE CONKLING, b. 1878; d. 1878. 3218. CASPER COLE WHITNEY (John, Cornelius, Matthias, Cornelius, Joshua, John), b. Sept. 17, 1849; m. Dec. 29, 1891, -----; res. Ashland, Wis., and Neola, Ia. 6028. i. JAMES CASPER, b. Nov. 29, 1893; d. Dec. 24, 1893. 3219. LUTHER DAY WHITNEY (John, Cornelius, Matthias, Cornelius, Joshua, John), b. Plasky, N. Y., July 23, 1851; m. Nov. 25, 1876, Lettie A. IRONS; b. July 11, 1860; res. Neola, Iowa. 6029. i. JOHN F., b. Sept. 17, 1877. 6030. ii. ALICE G., b. Aug. 24, 1879; d. Nov. 23, 1879. 6031. iii. GEO. C., b. June 8, 1881. 6032. iv. LETTIE MAY, b. May 25, 1884; d. Mar. 1, 1892. 6033. v. EARL DAY, b. Nov. 1, 1886; d. Feb. 15, 1892. 6034. vi. ETHEL M., b. Jan. 12, 1890; d. Mar. 26, 1892, 3222. DAVID DAY WHITNEY (Joshua, Joshua, Matthias, Cornelius, Joshua, John), b. June 28, 1817; m. 1840, Fanny -----. He d. Apr. 21, 1861; res Girard, Mich. 6035. i. FRANK, b. -----. 6036. ii. JOSHUA, b. -----; res. Battle Creek, Mich. 3223. WILLIAM MARKHAM WHITNEY (Joshua, Joshua, Matthias, Cornelius, Joshua, John), b. Parmey, N. Y., Aug. 7, 1810; m. in Rush N. Y., in 1831, Rosina CRAW; b. Dec. 9, 1814. She res. Gale, Ore. He was a millwright, and worked exten- sively at his trade in Oregon. He d. Dec. 30, 1889; res. Cottage Grove, Ore. 6037. i. ELKANAH, b. Dec. 24, 1832; m. Mary Ann WHITE. 6038. ii. JEROME, b. Mar. 8, 1837; unm.; res. Stockton, Cal. 6039. iii. MATILDA JANE, b. July 29, 1852; m. ----- TURPIN; res. Ceres, Cal. 3245. LORENZO MILO WHITNEY (Warren, Samuel, Matthias, Cornelius, Joshua, John), b. Eastford, Conn., Nov. 5, 1828; m. Sept. 11, 1853, Esther M. MOORE; res. Ash- ford, Conn. 6040. i. ELI MONROE, b. Sept. 2, 1857; m. Mary B. BRAGUE. 6041. ii. SUSAN J., b. Jan. 11, 1860; m. June 18, 1881, William H. HARRINGTON. 6042. iii. JOHN MILO, b. Nov. 3, 1866. 3247. DUANE WHITNEY (Benjamin C., Cornelius, Joshua, Cornelius, Joshua, John), b. Granville, N. Y., Nov. 25, 1824; m. Mar. 20, 1855, Sarah Augusta WALDO; b. July 3, 1836; res. Litchfield, Mich. 6043. i. LIZZIE E., b. Dec. 14, 1856; m. Dec. 2, 1880, Walter W. BUEL; res. Litchfield, Mich. 6044. ii. LOTTIE A., b. Sept. 11, 1858; m. Sept. 20, 1882, R. E. FRENCH; res. Bennington, N. Y. 6045. iii. LUCIA C., b. Aug. 12, 1861; m. Jan. 8, 1890, C. H. DEFOREST; res. Lichfield.

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