Family:Whitney, Beriah (1802-a1881)
He married, Jonesboro, ME, Lucy Corthell Hall, daughter of William Sprague and Mercy (Cummings) Hall. She was born 11 Apr 1805, Addison, ME, and died 27 Feb 1888, Milltown, St. Stephen, NB.
He was a lumberman; was born at Jonesboro. They settled in Saint Stephen, NB, opposite Milltown, in Calais, ME; resided Milltown, Calais, ME.
Children of Beriah7 and Lucy (Hall) Whitney:
i. Henry A.8 Whitney, b. 11 Feb 1834, St. Stephen, NB; m. Margaret Jane Lindsay. ii. Horace Hall Whitney, b. 11 Jan 1836; m. Garafelia Palmer. iii. Mary Elizabeth Whitney, b. 14 Jul 1838; d. 31 Aug 1865, Saint Stephen, NB. iv. William Sprague Whitney, b. June 1841; d. 8 Nov 1842. v. Charles Frederick Whitney, b. 6 Jan 1847; resided Moncton, NB.
- 1841 to 1871, in Canada.
- 1881, Milltown, Charlotte Co., NB:
234+ Bryce WHITNY M Male English 79 USA Gentleman Universalist Lucy WHITNY M Female English 75 USA Universalist Addie PALMER Female English 43 USA Methodist
"Bryce" should probably be "Brya", i.e. Beriah.
- 1881, son Charles not found.
- 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. 411.
- Tibbetts, Lawrence F., & Lamson, Darryl B., Early Pleasant River Families of Washington County, Maine (Rockport, ME: Picton Press, 1997).