Family:Whitney, Benjamin F. (c1840-a1880)
He married before 1869, Elizabeth -----. She was born about 1839, MD, and died after 1880.
Children of Benjamin F. and Elizabeth (-----) Whitney:
i. John Whitney, b. ca. 1869, MD. ii. Mary C Whitney, b. ca. 1879, MD.
Benjamin is probably Franklin Whitney listed with the Henry Whitney family on the 1850 Princess Anne, Somerset County, Maryland census. Henry's wife's name was Mary and Benjamin has a Mary, listed as his mother, living with him on the 1880 census. Could this be Henry's widow?
14 14 Whitney, Benjn. 32 M W Waterman $100 Maryland Illiterate, Male citizen over 21 -----, Elizabeth 31 F W Keeping house Maryland -----, John 1 M W Maryland Barnes, William 12 M W Attending school Maryland Attended school -----, Edward 7 M W Maryland
- 1880 Dames Quarter, Somerset Co., MD, Mary Whitney, mother, listed as living with B. F. Whitney
- 1880, Dames Quarter, Somerset Co., MD:
B. F. WHITNEY 40 Self M W W MD Farmer MD MD John A. WHITNEY 11 Son M S W MD At School MD MD Mary C. WHITNEY 1 Dau F S W MD MD MD Mary WHITNEY 65 Moth F W W MD Keeping House MD MD Levin PETERSON 60 Oth M S B MD Servant MD MD