Family:Whitney, George G. (1838-1902)

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George G.2 Whitney (Patrick1), son of Patrick1 and Mary (Paskee) Whitney (born Ireland and England, respectively), was born May 1838, Prince Edward Island, Canada, and died 12 Aug 1902, Watertown, MA, aged 54 years, of valvular disease of heart.[1]

He married, about 1867, Susanna Gregory, parentage unknown (born Prince Edward Island and Ireland, respectively). She was born Feb 1856, Prince Edward Island, Canada, and died after 1920.

At death he was a gardener living in Watertown, MA.

He and his wife immigrated to the United States in 1888.

Children of George G.2 and Susanna (Gregory) Whitney (the 1910 census says there were eight, four living):

i. Peter A.3 Whitney, b. Feb 1871, PEI; d. aft. 1910; m. 18 Oct 1909, Somerville, MA [also recorded in Watertown, MA], Sarah Frances McGue, b. ca. 1878, Cambridge, MA, dau. of Thomas and Mary Ann (McGuire) McGue.[2]
ii. Jennie Victoria Whitney, b. Jul 1876, PEI; d. 21 Oct 1909, Watertown, MA;[3] bur. St. Patrick's Cemetery, Watertown, MA; m. 21 Jan 1894, Watertown, MA, William Gardner, b. ca. 1866, Augusta, ME, son of William and Abby (Washburn) Gardner.[4]
iii. Mary Whitney, b. ca. 22 Feb 1877, PEI; d. 4 Nov 1911, Boston, MA, aged 34 years 8 months 12 days, of septicaemia;[5] m. Frederick Campbell.
iv. Susan Irene Whitney, b. 2 Jul 1881, Surrey, PEI; d. 29 Apr 1925, North La Junta, CO; "Susie Irene" m.(1) 21 Jan 1894, Watertown, MA, Patrick Jordan, b. ca. 1872, Scranton, PA, son of John J. and Mary (Ford) Jordan;[6] divorced; m.(2) 22 Feb 1909, Maynard, MA, or Watertown, MA, Albertus Manley Linn, b. ca. 1882, Hartland, ME, son of William and Lucinda H. (Green) Linn.[7]
v. Mary C. Whitney, b. ca. 1882, Charlottetown, PEI; m.(1) 14 Feb 1893, Boston, MA, Charles F. Richardson; m.(2) 16 Dec 1910, Boston, MA [also recorded at Watertown, MA], Prescott Wayland Chisholm, b. 12 Jul 1869, Newton, MA, son of Alexander and Jane (Campbell) Chisholm.[8] Prescott Chisholm was a surveyor.

Census

234 250 Whitney, George G. Head W M May 1838 62 mar 31 P.E.I. P.E.I. P.E.I. Day laborer, Owns mortgaged house, Immig. 1888, Na. -----, Susan G. Wife W F Feb 1856 44 mar 31 6ch 5liv P.E.I. P.E.I. P.E.I. Immig. 1888 -----, Peter A. Son W M Feb 1871 29 sgl P.E.I. P.E.I. P.E.I. Day laborer -----, Jennie Dau W F Jul 1876 23 sgl P.E.I. P.E.I. P.E.I. Dressmaker Flynn, James Romr W M May 1853 37 sgl New York New York Ireland Teamster

  • 1910, 13 Pleasant St., Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 31A:

571 681 Whitney, Susan Head F W 52 wid 8ch 4liv Canada Eng. England Canada Eng. None, Immigrated 1888, Owns free house -----, Peter A. Son M W 37 mar 6/12 Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Laborer rubber factory, Immigrated 1888, Naturalized -----, Sarah DiL F W 38 mar 6/12 0ch 0liv Massachusetts Ireland Ireland None

  • 1920, Canal St., North Berwick, York Co., ME, p. 5A:

96 109 Lynn, Albertus Head M W 37 mar Maine Scotland Maine Weaver, woolen -----, Susan Wife F W 38 mar Maine England Maine None Whitney, Susan MiL F W 66 wid England England England None

References

  • Census records.

1.^  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 529, page 800.

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 587, pages 689 and 748.

3.^  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 1909/99 (Death), page 140.

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 443, page 375.

5.^  Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org.

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 443, page 375.

7.^  Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915, and 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 587, page 577.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 597, page 317, and volume 595, page 765.


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