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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)

Transcribed by the Whitney Research Group, 1999.


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620 WHITNEY GENEALOGY.

the First Baptist church, member of several temperance organizations, of the New England Dental Societies, but his most loved work is in connection with the Boys' Brigade, a Christian movement for the best interests of the boys. Is president of the 6th New Haven Boys' Brigade, and was the organizer of the company; res. New Haven, Conn., 678 State St. 9454. i. HARRY SUMNER, b. Worc., May 18, 1876; d. Warren, Aug. 26, 1878. 9455. ii. ERNEST SUMNER, b. War., Mar. 27, 1878. 7592. GEORGE FREDERICK WHITNEY (John M., Josiah, Josiah, Josiah, David, Benjamin, John, John), b. Ashby, Mass., Nov. 20, 1841; m. at Newtonville, June 18, 1874, Josephine I. BRYANT, b. June 11, 1844. He is a soap and wax manufacturer at 59 Long Wharf; res. Boston, Mass. 9456. i. ELLERY WALDO, b. Aug. 12, 1876; res. Arlington. 9457. ii. ERVING BRYANT, b. Apr. 14, 1879; d. Aug. 24, 1882. 7598. FRANK ORMOND WHITNEY (Jonas, Jonas P., Josiah, Josiah, David, Ben- jamin, John, John), b. Fitchburg, July 21, 1851; m. Oct. 26, 1881, at Boston, Anna Myrick SNOW, b. May 20, 1855; res. Boston, Mass., 175 Humbolt Ave. 9458. i. FRANKLIN SNOW, b. June 4, 1883. 7604. GEORGE A. WHITNEY (Theodore A., John B., Josiah, Josiah, David, Ben- jamin, John, John), b. Fitchburg, Mass., May 28, 1856; m. Jan. 4, 1887, in Wakefield, Minnieville W. WOODWARD, b. Jan. 5, 1862; res. Chelsea, Mass. 9459. i. JAMES THEODORE, b. June 3, 1888. 9460. ii. CHARLES EVERETT, b. Mar. 16, 1890. 9461. iii. ARTHUR GEORGE, b. June 30, 1892. 7610. WILLIAM LINCOLN WHITNEY (Myron W., William, Josiah, Josiah, David, Benjamin, John, John), b. Jan. 11, 1861, m. May 4, 1884, Florence J. ROBERTS, of Flor- ence, Italy, the dau. of the resident English doctor and pharmacist, Henry ROBERTS. Like his father and brother, he is a vocalist of enviable reputation. After an exellent education in the schools of this country, and graduating at the Boston Latin school, he spent seven years under the best teachers in Italy, Germany and England, perfecting his musical education. He spent four years under VANNUCINI, the noted Italian vocal teacher; then studied in Munich one year with Rhienberger in com- position, and then one year in Frankfort with Stockhausen in vocal training. He then studied in London with the principal teachers one year and returned here probably as thoroughly trained a musician as we have. He had a beautiful bass voice, but started in with such success teaching that he has no time to spare for the travel vocal work demands, and being modest to the extreme of nerv- ousness, he prefers to teach. He has been his younger brother's only teacher. He was a most careful, conscientions and studious pupil. He is one of the professors at the New England Conservatory of Music, and has the reputation of being one of the very best teachers in this country; res. Boston, Mass. 9462. i. MYRON HENRY, b. June 10, 1885, in Munich, Germany. 7614a. MALCOM RUSSELL WHITNEY (George, Joseph H., Joel, Jonas, David, Benjamin, John, John), b. Phillipston, Mass., June 14, 1851; m. in Waseca, Minn., Catherine L. WOOD, b. May 17, 1858; res. Phillipston, Mass. 9463. i. FREDERIC E., b. July 24, 1884. 7617. GEORGE WALTER WHITNEY (Horace W., Horace, Joel, Jonas, David, Benjamin, John, John), b. Claremont, N. H., Mar. 17, 1862; m. June 29, 1891, Cora V. THOMAS, b. Aug. 2, 1868; d. May 18, 1892; res. 563 Main St., Cambridgeport, Mass., s. p. 7628. CHESTER C. WHITNEY (Harrison B., Harrison G., Jonas, Jonas, David, Benjamin, John, John), b. Oct. 1, 1871, in Westminster; m. Jan. 28, 1891, Grace DEMMIC; res. 80 Myrtle St., Boston, Mass. s. p. 7631. CHARLES P. WHITNEY (Charles O., Charles, Jonas, Jonas, David, Benja- min, John, John), b. Sept. 6, 1861; m. June 27, 1888, Armintia STEWART, b. Apr. 18, 1867. He is an engineer, and it is said has a pair of eye glasses in his possession which were worn by John WHITNEY in 1635; res. So. Superior, Wis. 9464. i. MABLE, b. Jan. 12, 1890.

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