Family:Whitney, Francis Nahum (1844-1906)

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Francis Nahum7 Whitney (George Washington7, Ezekiel6, Ezekiel5, John4, Benjamin3, John2, John1), son of George Washington7 and Elizabeth (Cook) Whitney, was born 28 Mar 1844, Westborough, MA,[1] and died 26 Aug 1906, Milton, MA, aged 62 years 4 months 30 days, of nephritis.[2]

He married, 2 Feb 1864, Brighton, MA, Charlotte F. Sawyer, daughter of William H. and Lydia B. (Skillings) Sawyer.[3] She was born 14 Mar 1845, Portland, ME, and apparently died before 1878.

He married secondly, before 1878, Sarah M. Adams, daughter of Samuel Dexter and Martha Ann (Cheever) Adams. She was born 29 Mar 1851, Waltham, MA, and died 14 Feb 1907, Milton, MA, aged 56 years 10 months 18 days, of diabetes mellitus.[4]

He resided in Roxbury, MA.

Children of Francis Nahum7 and Charlotte F. (Sawyer) Whitney:

i. Florence L.8 Whitney, b. ca. 1870, MA; d. aft. 1880.

Children of Francis Nahum7 and Sarah M. (Adams) Whitney:

ii. Frank B.8 Whitney, b. 12 Nov 1878, East Cambridge, MA;[5] d. aft. 1940; m. 24 Dec 1904, Boston, MA, Annie Jameson, both of Milton, dau. of Nelson and Esther N. (Sears) Jameson, b. ca. 1883, E. Somerville,[6] d. aft. 1940. In 1905 he was a teamster living at 935 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA. In 1908 he was a teamster living at 21 Adams St., Boston, MA. In 1910 he was a teamster living at 31 Mall St., Boston, MA. Children:
a. Walter9 Whitney, b. 10 Dec 1905, Boston, MA.[7]
b. Harry Clifford Whitney, b. 17 Aug 1908, Boston, MA.[8]
c. Enid Irene Whitney, b. 9 Sep 1910, Boston, MA.[9]

Census

Frank N. WHITNEY 35 Self M M W MA Laborer NH NH Sarah M. WHITNEY 29 Wife F M W MA Keeping House MA NH Florence L. WHITNEY 10 Dau F S W MA MA MA Frank B. WHITNEY 1 Son M S W MA MA MA

107 160 Whitney, Frank W. Head W M Mar 1844 56 mar 25 Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire Expressman, Rents house -----, Sarah M. Wife W F Mar 1852 48 mar 25 5ch 3liv Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire -----, Frank D. Son W M Nov 1878 22 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Expressman

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "Francis [Whitney], s. George N. and Elisabeth, [born] March 28, 1844," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Westborough, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (1903).

2.^  Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1906/64 (death), page 141.

3.^  Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 172, page 39.

4.^  Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org. Also "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1907/71 (death), page 114.

5.^  Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org. Also "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 296, page 77.

6.^  Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org. Also "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 548, page 72.

7.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 553, page 318.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 577, page 177.

9.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 593, page 206.


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