Family:Whitney, Charles Howard (1842-1932)
Charles Howard8 Whitney (Simeon L.7, Silas6, Joshua5, Joshua4, Joshua3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Simeon L.7 and Mary Temperance (Alexander) Whitney, was born 3 Jun 1842, Geneseo, NY, died 15 Apr 1932, York, NY, and was buried in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, York, NY.
He married secondly, Elva (Prentice)(Cook) Thompson. She was born 18 May 1856, and died 16 Mar 1932, aged 75 years, Wyoming Co., NY.
He enlisted for three years, 11 Aug 1862, Geneseo, NY, as Private, Co. G., 136th New York Volunteer Infantry, in the Civil War. Mustered in 25 Sep 1862. Mustered out as a Private, 13 Jun 1865, with company near Washington, DC. Home address, Geneseo, Livingston Co., NY. Age 20, born Livingston Co., NY, farmer, eyes blue, hair dark, complexion light, height 5 ft. 11-1/2 in. On 16 Aug 1890 he made an application for a pension for this service, #901630. It was granted, certificate #667259.
Children of Charles Howard8 and Martha Maria (Richardson) Whitney:
i. Fred Schuyler9 Whitney, b. 8 Apr 1869, York, NY; d. 2 Jun 1963, NY; m. 18 Oct 1893, Celia Roxana Slack. ii. Mary Viola Whitney, b. 20 Feb 1874, York, NY; d. 31 Jan 1946; unmarried. iii. Effie Nancy Whitney, b. 18 Jun 1877, NY; d. 27 Dec 1969, Mentor, OH; m. Mason Nesbitt. iv. James Theodore Whitney, b. 10 May 1880, NY; d. 2 May 1958, Leicester, NY; m. 10 May 1905, Minnie Elizabeth Houston.
Charles Howard8 Whitney and Elva (Prentice)(Cook) Thompson had no known children.
86 84 Whitney, Charles 28 M W Farmer $4800 $1000 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Maria M. 27 F W Keeping house New York -----, Fred S. 1 M W At home New York
Charles H. WHITNEY 38 Self M M W NY Farmer CT NY Mariah WHITNEY 37 Wife F M W NY Keeping House NH MI Fred S. WHITNEY 11 Son M S W NY At School NY NY Viola M. WHITNEY 6 Dau F S W NY NY NY Effie N. WHITNEY 3 Dau F S W NY NY NY James F. WHITNEY 1M Son M S W NY NY NY
- 1890 Veterans, York, Livingston Co., NY: Private, Co. D, 136th New York Infantry, enlisted 11 Jun 1864, discharged 23 Jun 1865.
- 1900, York, Livingston Co., NY.
- 1910, York, Livingston Co., NY.
- 1920, York, Livingston Co., NY.
- 1930, York, Livingston Co., NY.
- Census records.
- Various family trees, at Ancestry.com.