Archive Talk:The Descendants of John Whitney, page 84

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p. 84, #370: Elias5 WHITNEY was born about 1733, and married, 20 Nov 1758, Stow, MA, Rachel WHEELER of Acton, according to Stow vital records.

p. 84, #1003: Hezekiah6 WHITNEY married, 15 Nov 1783, Stow, MA, Sarah PIPER, according to Stow vital records.

p. 84, #1004: Sarah6 WHITNEY was born 10 Jul 1762 (not 11 Jul 1763), Stow, MA, according to Stow vital records.

p. 84, #1006: There was no son Amos6 WHITNEY in this family. This is a confusion with his nephew Amos7 WHITNEY, #2400 on page 176.

p. 84, #1007: There was no daughter Mary Ann6 WHITNEY in this family. This is a confusion with her niece Mary Ann7 WHITNEY, #2397 on page 176.

p. 84, #1008: There was no daughter Elmira6 WHITNEY in this family. This is a confusion with her niece Almira7 WHITNEY, #2399 on page 176.

p. 84, #371: Lemuel5 WHITNEY and Elizabeth WHEELER of Acton published their intentions of marriage on 15 Mar 1761, according to Stow vital records.

p. 84, #1009: Lois6 WHITNEY married firstly, 10 Nov 1779, Stow, MA, Robert COOLIDGE, according to Stow vital records. Then she married secondly, 18 Sep 1793, Boxborough, MA, Oliver HOUGHTON, according to Boxborough vital records.

p. 84, #1011: Betty6 WHITNEY was a twin with a daughter not included by Pierce, Annah6 WHITNEY, born 18 Feb 1773, Stow, MA, according to Stow vital records.

p. 84, #1012: Marcy6 WHITNEY was born 10 Mar 1742/3, Stow, MA, according to Stow vital records.

p. 84, #372: John5 WHITNEY married twice. His first wife was Hannah SAWTELL, as stated by Pierce. He married secondly, 15 Apr 1762, Groton, MA, her cousin Elizabeth SAWTELL, according to Groton vital records. By his second wife he had five known hildren, born in Shirley, MA, and Rockingham, VT, according to Shirley vital records and Rockingham church records.

p. 84, #374: Ezra5 WHITNEY is badly confused by Pierce with #506 on page 107. This man married firstly, say 1755, Agnes -----, according to Shirley vital records, called Agnes ROSS by Pierce. Pierce assigns to him a second ife, Elizabeth ----, which may be correct, but for which no supporting evidence has been seen. He lived in Shirley, Lunenburg, and Montague, MA, and Chester, Rockingham, and Athens, VT. He had at least five additional children, according to Lunenburg vital records, Montague vital records, and some Revolutionary War pension records.

p. 84, #1016: The birth of this unnamed daughter was on 18 (not 16) Dec 1757, Shirley, MA, according to Shirley vital records.

p. 84, #1019: Elijah6 WHITNEY was baptized Aug 1769, Shirley, MA, according to Shirley vital records.

p. 84, #1020: Beulah B.6 WHITNEY was born about May 1764, according to her age at death.

p. 84, #1020: Beulah B.6 WHITNEY died 11 Oct 1850, Otisfield, ME, according to Otisfield vital records]].

p. 84, #1022: Amaziah6 WHITNEY bas baptized 4 Aug 1771, Groton, MA, according to Groton vital records.


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