Family:Whitney, Francis Marion (1861-?)
He married, 19 Nov 1882, Hattie B. Chandler. She was born 28 Jun 1864.
He was born in Montgomery County, IA, and remained on the farm of his father until he was eighteen years of age, when he taught school for three years. When twenty-one years of age he engaged in business on his own account at Sciola, and after three years moved to Cumberland where he is engaged in general merchandising; resided Sciola, IA, and Cumberland, IA.
Children of Francis Marion8 and Hattie B. (Chandler) Whitney:
i. Gurney Orville9 Whitney, b. 28 Jan 1884. ii. Floyd Harrold Whitney, b. 28 Jun 1886. iii. Lucia Leona Whitney, b. 4 Apr 1890.
69 65 Whitney, Francis M. Head W M May 1861 39 mar 17 Iowa Indiana Ohio Salesman (mdse), Owns mortgaged house -----, Hattie B. Wife W F Jun 1864 35 mar 17 3ch 3liv Ohio Ohio Ohio -----, Gurney O. Son W M Jan 1884 16 sgl Iowa Iowa Ohio At school -----, Floyd H. Son W M Jun 1886 13 sgl Iowa Iowa Ohio At school -----, Leona L. Dau W F Apr 1890 10 sgl Iowa Iowa Ohio At school
- 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. 563.