Family:Whitney, Esther (1742-a1783)
She "of Natick" married, 30 Aug 1764 at Natick, MA, James Watkins "of Hopkinton", son of Andrew and Thankful (Cook) Watkins. He was baptized 14 Oct 1744, Hopkinton, MA.
She and James Watkins lived at Milford, MA.
Children of James and Esther4 (Whitney) Watkins:
i. Gilbert N. Watkins, b. say 1765, Natick, MA; m. Sarah Watkins. ii. Andrew Watkins, b. 8 Sep 1766, Natick, MA; m. Abigail Stanley. iii. Jason Watkins, b. 1768, Peru, MA; m. Polly Ide. iv. Esther Watkins, b. circa 1772, Peru, MA; m. Reuben Slayton. v. Lucina Watkins, b. circa 1774, Peru, MA; m. Asahel Tyler. vi. Patty Watkins, b. circa 1778, Partridgefield, MA; m. Fisher Whitney; m. Elias Lee. vii. Hannah Watkins, b. circa 1779, Peru, MA; d. 25 Jan 1819, Washington, MA. viii. James Watkins, b. 1781, Peru, MA; d. 10 Oct 1845. ix. Experience Watkins, b. circa 1783, Peru, MA; m. Fisher Metcalf.
1.^ [Birth] "1742, Oct 3, Whitney Esther " (dau) " (of) Mark & Tabitha." [Births in Hopkintown, Mass.] Copied from the Records by Rev. Elias Nason of Medford, Mass.] (New England Historic Geneaolgical Register), New England Historic Genealogical Society;, Vol.14 p.160. (Boston, MA: Apr 1860)
2.^ "Esther [Whitney] and James Wodkins (Watkins, M.R.) of Hopkinton, [married] Aug. 30, 1764," according to Thomas W. Baldwin, ed., Vital Records of Natick, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, MA: 1910).