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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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WHITNEY GENEALOGY. 455

7262. i. SARAH, b. Nov. 22, 1839; m. Dec. 7, 1866, Edwin W. LUND; b. Jan. 24, 1839; res. Baldwinsville, Mass. Ch.: Cora I., b. Oct. 22, 1876. 7263. ii. WILLIAM H., b. May 19, 1841; m. Mary Ella SWEET. 7264. iii. CAROLINE M., b. -----; m. -----WADE; res. Longmeadow, Mass. 7265. iv. LOUIS L., b. Dec. 26, 1849; m. June, 1882; d.s.p. May 7, 1885. 7266. v. LUELLA A., b. -----; m. Feb., 1881, ----- HAMILTON; res. Minne- waukin, N.D. 7267. vi. JENNIE C., b. -----; m. ----- HAMILTON; res. Baldwinsville, Mass. 7268. vii. ELLIS G., b. Mar. 30, 1862; m. Mar. 5, 1888, Lizzie J. BOLTON; res., s.p., Westminster, Mass. 7269. viii. FANNIE C., b. Dec. 20, 1864; m. Apr. 26, 1883, ----- SMITH; res. Baldwinsville, Mass. 7270. ix. GERTRUDE E., b. Sept., 1872; res. Baldwinsville. 7271. x. LIZZIE E., b. -----; m. -----; d. -----, s.p. 4044. THOMAS WHITNEY (Thomas, Phinehas, Wm., Wm., Nathaniel, John, John), b. Apr. 17, 1800; m. Oct. 10, 1822, Sally Barrett; d. May 4, 1868. He d. Dec. 6, 1865; res. Shirley, Mass. 7272. i. THOMAS E., b. Nov. 1, 1825; only child. Thomas Edwin WHITNEY, A.M., d. unm., Oct. 25, 1876. He was educated at the common schools of his native town, Shirley, Mass., and spent a few terms at a friend's school. He entered Groton academy and was pre- pared for college; entering Harvard, he was graduated in 1845. Returning to Shirley he established a select school. A few years after he established himself in business as a broker and soon went into the Nova Scotia trade. Not being successful he re- turned to his native town and cultivated the broad acres of his ancestors. He never married. He was the last of the name in this family line to which he belonged. The dust of four gener- ations has found one common resting place. 4045. HON. JAMES PHINEHAS WHITNEY (Thomas, Phinehas, William, William, Na- thaniel, John, John), b. Shirley, Mass., Aug. 8, 1802; m. at Ipswich, May 31, 1836, Lydia B.P. TREADWELL; d. Feb. 28, 1842; m. 2d, at Ipswich, June 10, 1846, Sarah Ann TREADWELL. He was born in Shirley, Mass., where he always resided. Educated at the public schools there and at Lawrence academy, Groton, Mass., where he graduated. For twenty years he was one of the most prominent residents in that part of the Old Bay State; was representative in the legislature, also state senator for several terms. He held all the town offices at different times and for years was town treasurer. He d. Jan. 14, 1847; res. Shirley, Mass. 7273. i. HENRIETTA P., b. Mar. 11, 1837; m. Oct. 23, 1862, Andrew McFAR- LAND DAVIS; res. Cambridge, Mass., 10 Appleton St. 4046. GEORGE A. WHITNEY (Thomas, Phinehas, William, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Aug. 30, 1809; m. Nov. 16, 1841, Mary D. HAYWARD. He d. Mar. 25, 1860; res. Shirley, Mass. 7274. i. JAMES P., b. Jan. 12, 1847; d. Sept. 6, 1871. 7275. ii. GEORGE A., b. Nov. 15, 1848; d. Dec. 9, 1870. 4050. WILLIAM FISKE WHITNEY (William, Phinehas, William, William, Na- thaniel, John, John), b. Shirley, May 19, 1803; m. Jan. 17 1827, Frances Ann RICE; b. Mar. 22, 1808; d. Oct. 30, 1867. He d. Jan. 21, 1868; res. Boston, Mass. 7276. i. DAVID R., b. Jan. 10, 1828; m. Sophia P. DUNN. 7277. ii. FRANCES ELLEN, b. Dec. 29, 1829; m. Sept. 18, 1849, William S. LEWIS; res. Philadelphia, Pa. Ch.: William Whitney; Henry Ashmead; Lily Maude; Abraham Jarrett. 7278. iii. FRED'K WM., b. Jan. 21, 1833; d. Apr. 6, 1834. 7279. iv. FRED'K WM., b. Aug. 1, 1834; d. Aug. 26, 1839. 7280. v. WM. F., b. Mar. 26, 1850; m. Louise Elliot. 4051. GEORGE HOWE WHITNEY (William, Phinehas, William, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Mar. 24,1809; m. Mar. 19, 1838, Elizabeth B. WHITE; b. -----; d. Mar. 28, 1881. He d. Nov. 28, 1858; res. St. Charles, Mo. 7281. i. MARY HENRIETTA, b. Aug. 15, 1840; d. Aug. 21, 1840. 7282. ii. MARY FRANCES, b. Sept. 5, 1841; d. Feb. 19, 1846. 7283. iii. WILLIAM FISKE, b. Jan. 20, 1843; d. Jan. 26, 1843.

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