Family:Whitney, Daniel (1723-a1790)
Phoenix says the following:
- ... a cooper. "Daniel Whitne and Hester Clason was married by ye Revnd. Mr. Ephraim Bostwick, pastor of the Church in Greenwich, on November ye 7th at evening, 1745." -- Stamford town records. She was a member of the first Congregational Church at Stamford. He settled at Stamford, about three-fourths of a mile west of the village, at the fork of the road called Dumpling Road, and there died of a cancer, after thirty years of suffering. It is thought that he lived till after the Revolutionary war.
Children of Daniel4 and Hester (Clawson) Whitney:
i. Hannah5 Whitney, b. 2 Sep 1746, Stamford, CT; bapt. 7 Jun 1747, Stamford, CT; m. Jacob Wardwell. ii. Daniel Whitney, bapt. 25 Dec 1748, Stamford, CT; died young. iii. Esther Whitney, bapt. 21 Jul 1751, Stamford, CT; m. Stamford, CT, Samuel Ask. They lived in the City of New York, and died without children. iv. Daniel Whitney, b. 10 May 1754, Stamford, CT; bapt. 2 Jun 1754, Stamford, CT;; m. Hannah Selleck. v. Justus Whitney, bapt. 12 Jun 1757, Stamford, CT; m. Nancy Lines. vi. Darling Whitney, b. 25 Sep 1758, Stamford, CT; m.(1) Sarah Valentine; m.(2) Catharine -----. vii. John Whitney, bapt. 5 Sep 1762, Stamford, CT; d. of consumption, unmarried, after the Revolution.
- 1790, Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT: Daniel Whitney, 1 male over 16 and 1 female.
- 1800: not found.
- 1810: not found.
1.^ Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 33.
5.^ L.D.S. International Genealogical Index.