Family:Whitney, George Henry (1852-1886)

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George Henry9 Whitney (Samuel8, Joseph7, Daniel6, Daniel5, Richard4, Richard3, Richard2, John1), son of Samuel8 and Mary Jane (Carpenter) Whitney, was born 30 May 1852, Fitzwilliam, NH, and died 1 Apr 1886, Boston, MA, aged 33 years 11 months, of erysipelas of face and peritonitis.[1]

He married, 6 Oct 1885, Elizabeth W. Brown, daughter of James and Almira (Libby) Brown. She was born about Jun 1856, Dorchester, MA, and died 4 Apr 1886, Boston, MA, aged 29 years 10 months, of lacerated peninaeum and pueral septicaemia.[2]

He was born in Fitzwilliam, NH; was an engineer, and at the time of his death was in the employ of Doliber, Goodale & County, at 41 Central Wharf, Boston, MA, manufacturers of Mellen's food for infants and invalids. He was strictly temperate, never used liquor or tobacco in any form, was industrious and a staunch republican. He resided Boston, MA, 1098 Washington St., Madison Hotel.

In 1886 he was an engineer.

Children of George Henry9 and Lizzie (Brown) Whitney:

i. Irene Elizabeth10 Whitney, b. 14 Mar 1886, Boston, MA;[3] resided above address.

References

1.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 375, page 88.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 375, page 91.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 369, page 206.


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