Family:Whitney, Edward H. (1844-1906)
Edward H.8 Whitney (Horace F.7, Daniel6, [prob.] Caleb5, Joshua4, Richard3, Richard2, John1), son of Horace F.7 and Silvina (Parker) Whitney, was born about 7 Mar 1844, Dover, NH, and died 2 May 1906, Cambridge, MA, aged 62 years 1 month 25 days, of oedema of the brain from disease of the coronary arteries with two old crysts of the brain. He was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Dover, NH.
He married, 29 Nov 1866, Dover, NH, Jennie Hannah Hooper, daughter of John and Caroline (Cushing) Hooper. She was born 17 Aug 1846, Dover, NH, and died said 29 Nov 1918.
In 1872 he was a tin worker.
Children of Edward H.8 and Jennie H. (Hooper) Whitney:
i. Mary Sylvina9 Whitney, b. 16 Nov 1868, Cambridge, MA; m. 19 Jun 1890, Cambridge, MA [recorded Fall River, MA], Joseph H. Bowen of Fall River, MA, b. ca. 1866, Fall River, MA, son of Joseph A. and Fannie M. C. (-----) Bowen. ii. Horace Edward Whitney, b. -- Oct 1872, Cambridge, MA; m. Elizabeth M. Stone. iii. Lillian B. Whitney, b. 4 Jul 1880, MA; d. after 1920, then unmarried.
2 2 C. W. Forbush 59 M - Mass. M Boots & Shoes - - 1 1 - Elizabeth " 59 F - " M - - - - - Harrison " 28 M - " S Clerk - - 1 1 - ... E. H. Whitney 21 M - N.H. " Clerk - - 1 1 - ...
1004 1196 Whitney, Edward H. 26 M W Clerk in Office $4000 $500 N.H. Male citizen over 21 -----, Jennie H. 24 F W Keeping House " -----, Mary S. 1 F W At Home Mass.
Edward H. WHITNEY 35 Self M M W NH Clerk Tin Factory ME ME Jennie WHITNEY 33 Wife F M W NH Keeping House ME ME Mary S. WHITNEY 10 Dau F S W MA At School NH NH Horace E. WHITNEY 7 Son M S W MA At School NH NH Lillian B. WHITNEY 11M Dau F S W MA At Home NH NH Emely A. TURNER 15 Oth F S W NS Servant NS NB Alice E. SMITH 25 Oth F S W CAPE BRETON Servant MA CB
119 163 Whitney, Edward H. Head W M Mar 1844 56 mar 33 New Hampshire Maine Maine Tin ware Mfg., Owns free house -----, Jennie H. Wife W F Aug 1846 53 mar 33 1ch 1liv New Hampshire Maine New Hampshire -----, Lillian Dau W F Jul 1879 20 sgl New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Jase, Janette Srvt W F May 1865 35 sgl Scotland Scotland Scotland Immig. 1889
- 1910, 1648 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 127/6A:
97 128 Whitney, Jennie H. Head F W 61 wid 4ch 3liv New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Own income, Rents house -----, Lillian B. Dau F W 30 sgl Massachusetts New Hampshire New Hampshire None Laroen, Emelie Srvt F W 18 sgl Sweden Sweden Sweden Servant private family, Immigrated 1903
- Census records.
4.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 407, page 77, and volume 406, page 123.