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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. 613

No memory of the friendships that only we can know, Begotten in a struggle the wrong to overthrow; No memory of hardship and pain for others' good, No memory of a nation, redeemed with loyal blood. We may be only stragglers; but there are better things Than the follies of the present, or all the wealth of kings. These memories we cherish, are ours, and will abide, Through ever ill unchanging, whatever may betide. 7330. CHARLES MILTON WHITNEY (David C., Silas, Silas, Samuel, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b July 15, 1836; m. June 10, 1858, Mary L. HUBBARD, b. Sept. 17, 1839; she m. 2d her brother-in-law; res. Ashburnham, Mass. C.M. was killed at the battle of Chantilly, Va., Sept. 1, 1862. 9371. i. TYLA MARIA, b. Oct 30 1859; m. May 6 1885, James H. SPENCER; res. Necedah, Wis. 9372. ii. CHARLES MCCLELLAN, b Sept. 18, 1861; d. Dec 19, 1861. 7336. LINCOLN WHITNEY (Merrick, Samuel, Silas, Samuel, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b July 1 1834; m. Feb 5, 1859, Mary Caroline MCINTIRE, b. Dec. 28, 1837; res. Ashburnham. 9373. i. JENNIE A., b. Dec. 20, 1862. 7354. LEONARD A. WHITNEY (Austin, Samuel, Silas, Samuel, William, Na- thaniel, John, John), b. Ashburnham, Mass., June 16, 1858; m Jan. 8, 1888, Ida M. GIBSON, b. May 25, 1863; res. Chicago, Ill., The Ontario. cor. Ontario and State Sts. 9374. i. AUSTIN, b. Aug. 28, 1889. 7359. CHARLES W. WHITNEY (Jason, Ohio, Silas, Samuel, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Dec. 7, 1840; m. Aug. 13, 1865, Ruana BARRELL, b. Nov 7, 1842; res. Ashburnham, Mass. 9375. i. WILLIAM C., b. May 27, 1866 9376. ii. MARTHA E., b. Apr. 23, 1869. 9377. iii. GEO. F., b. Sept. 30, 1872; d. Sept. 11, 1874. 9378. iv. SARAH R., b. Sept. 17, 1875. 9379. v. ABBIE A., b. Nov. 13, 1879. 7371. WALTON BROOKS WHITNEY (Ohio, Ohio, Silas, Samuel, William, Na- thaniel, John, John), b. Aug. 28, 1859; m. Jan. 14, 1886, Sadie B. SHERBURNE, of Pel- ham, N. H. Walton B. WHITNEY, youngest son of Ohio and Mary R. (BROOKS) WHITNEY, graduated from Cushing academy, Ashburnham, in 1881. Elected town clerk in 1887, which office he still fills. Was appointed notary public by Gov. BRACKETT in 1890. Is proprietor of the town printing office; res. Ashburnham, Mass. 9380. i. HAROLD PARKER, b July 18, 1888. 9381. ii. MELVIN SHERBURNE, b. Oct. 20, 1890. 7373. DR. WALDO F. WHITNEY (Amos, Ohio, Silas, Samuel, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Apr. 22, 1844; m. Jan. 2, 1870, Abbie HALE. Is a dentist; res. Newton, Mass. 7374. ALBERT WHITNEY (Amos, Ohio, Silas, Samuel, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b. Jan. 20, 1847; m. 1872, Mary E. LOWE; res. Newton, Mass. 7382. FRANK W. WHITNEY (Walter, Ohio, Silas, Samuel, William, Nathaniel, John, John), b. June 13, 1856; m. Dec 25, 1882, Georgia Augusta TAYLOR. He was born at Fitchburg, Mass; he was educated in the common schools of that city, graduated from the high school in 1875, and received the degree of A. B. in the college of Liberal Arts, Boston univ., in 1879. In 1879 the Boston supervisors granted him their "first-grade certificate." He was principal of Kingston (N. H.) academy during the 1879-1880. In the year 1880-1881 he was principal of a Boston evening school and substituted in the city day schools. He was an assistant in the chemistry laboratory of the Mass. Institute of Technology in the fall of 1881. On the 1st of Jan., 1882, he became the principal of the Palmer, Mass., high school. and held this position till his election to the principalship of the Chicopee, Mass., high school in July, 1884. After three years of service at the head of this school, he

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