Family:Whitney, Amaziah (1848-1915)
Amaziah8 Whitney (Abner7, Amaziah6, Abner5, John4, Isaiah3, Thomas2, John1), son of Abner7 and Matilda P. (Sherwood) Whitney, was born 27 Sep 1848, Albany, NY, and died 1915, Dewitt, KS. He was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Dewitt, KS.
He married, 9 Feb 1876, Martha Eckerson. She was born 21 Jan 1853, NY, and died 1930. She was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Dewitt, KS.
He is a contractor and builder; resided Wilber, NE.
Children of Amaziah8 and Martha (Eckerson) Whitney:
i. Robert Fulton9 Whitney, b. 25 Aug 1877, Sidney, NY. ii. William A. Whitney, b. 4 Aug 1880; d. 26 Feb 1882; bur. Oak Grove Cemetery, Dewitt, KS. iii. Carl H. Whitney, b. 11 Nov 1882. iv. Leslie E. Whitney, b. 15 Jan 1891; d. 1918; bur. Oak Grove Cemetery, Dewitt, KS.
Abner WHITNEY 79 Self M M W NY Carpenter MA MA Matilda WHITNEY 64 Wife F M W NY Hk NY VT Emmajiah WHITNEY 32 Son M M W NY Carpenter NY NY Martha WHITNEY 26 DauL F M W NY Hk NY NY Robert WHITNEY 2 GSon M S W NY NY NY
69 70 Whitney, Amaziah Head W M Sep 1848 51 mar 24 New York New York New York Furniture Dealer, Owns free house -----, Martha Wife W F Jan 1852 48 mar 24 4ch 3liv New York New York New York -----, Robert Son W M Aug 1877 22 sgl New York New York New York Salesman merchant -----, Carl H. Son W M Nov 1882 17 sgl Nebraska New York New York Day laborer -----, Lillie E. Son W M Jan 1891 9 sgl Nebraska New York New York At school
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 509.