Family:Whitney, George S. (1833-1922)

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George S.8 Whitney (George Clinton7, Daniel6, Joshua5, Daniel4, Benjamin3, John2, John1), son of George Clinton7 and Emeline Bond (LaCroix) Whitney, was born 19 Oct 1833, Readfield, ME,[1] and died 1922, Phillips, ME.

He "of Wayne" married, 31 Oct 1864, Farmington, ME, Lucy Ann Sweetser "of Phillips",[2] daughter of Joseph and Lucy Ann (Shaw) Sweetser of Livermore, ME. She was born Dec 1843, ME, and died 1903, Phillips, ME.

All of this family are buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Phillips, ME.

Children of George S.8 and Lucy Ann (Sweetser) Whitney:

i. Emma Lucy9 Whitney, b. Apr 1865, Phillips, ME; d. 1922; of Lewiston, 1900.
ii. Edson Burton Whitney, b. 15 Apr 1870, Phillips, ME; d. 3 Dec 1914, Northampton, MA, aged 44 years; unmarried; of Boston, MA, 1900, and Northampton, MA, 1910. He may be the same as Edding Whitney (s1867-a1900), q.v.
iii. Wilson Clark Whitney, b. 1873, Phillips, ME; d. 1914; m. 22 Dec 1908, Somerville, MA, Jennie Evelyn (Higgins) Elliott, b. 1868, St. John, NB, d. 1924, dau. of William and Jennie (Morrison) Higgins;[3] of Boston, MA, 1900.
iv. Josephine F. Whitney, b. ca. 1876, Phillips, ME; d. after 1930; m. 24 Jul 1903, Phillips, ME, Lionel T. Allen; res. Strong, ME.
v. Georgia W. Whitney, b. 1880, Phillips, ME; d. 1936; m. Fred Masterman.
vi. Celia C. Whitney, b. 1882, Phillips, ME; d. 1949; m. E. Proctor Smith.

Census

556 606 Andrew P. Bigelow 55 M - Farmer $3000 $1100 Maine Mary E. " 48 F - do Martha B. " 18 F - do Attended school Minnie N. Gibbs 3 F - do George S. Whitney 26 M - Farm Laborer do

6 8 Whitney, George S. 36 M W Teamster $500 Maine Male citizen over 21 -----, Lucy A. 26 F W Keeping house Maine -----, Lucy E. 5 F W At School Maine Attended school -----, Eddie Bertrand 2/12 M W Maine Born in Mar 9 Hannaford, Eli S. 24 M W Physician & Surgeon $1000 $1000 Maine Married in Mar, Male citizen over 21 -----, Ella S. 25 F W Keeping house Maine Married in Mar

George S. WHITNEY 46 Self M M W ME Works On R.R. ME ME Lucy A. WHITNEY 36 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Emma L. WHITNEY 15 Dau F S W ME Attending School ME ME Edson B. WHITNEY 10 Son M S W ME Attending School ME ME Willie C. WHITNEY 7 Son M S W ME Attending School ME ME Josie F. WHITNEY 4 Dau F S W ME Attending School ME ME

62 64 Whitney, George S. Head W M Oct 1833 66 mar 35 Maine Maine Maine Day laborer, Owns free house -----, Lucy A. Wife W F Dec 1843 56 mar 35 6ch 6liv Maine Maine Maine -----, Josie F. Dau W F Sep 1875 24 sgl Maine Maine Maine Type setter -----, Georgia Dau W F Sep 1880 19 sgl Maine Maine Maine Dressmaker -----, Celia C. Dau W F Jul 1882 17 sgl Maine Maine Maine At school

149 163 Nelson, Albert Head W M Mar 1846 54 mar 30 Can. Eng. England England Draw tender, Rents house, Immig. 1882 -----, Eliza Wife W F Nov 1847 52 mar 30 0ch 0liv Can. Eng. Can. Eng. Can. Eng. Immig. 1882 Archible, Libby Ldgr W F Jun 1864 35 sgl Can. Eng. Can. Eng. Can. Eng. Dress maker, Immig. 1897 Dichey, Frank Ldgr W M --- ---- -- sgl -- -- -- Dental student Allen, George Ldgr W M Jul 1857 42 mar 5 Mass. Mass. Mass. Clerk Allen, Clara Ldgr W F Jun 1870 29 mar 5 0ch 0liv Mass. Mass. Mass. Whitny, Edson B. Ldgr W M Apr 1870 30 sgl Maine Maine Maine Drug clerk Osborn, Jennie Ldgr W F --- ---- 45 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Sales lady Hooker, ----- Ldgr W M --- ---- ?? mar -- -- -- Minister Hooker, ----- Ldgr W F --- ---- 55 mar -- -- -- Hooker, Emily Ldgr W F --- ---- 26 sgl -- -- -- Typewriter Baxter, Jake Ldgr W M --- ---- 27 sgl -- -- -- Dental student Whitney, Wilson C. Ldgr W M Mar 1873 27 sgl Maine Maine Maine Machinist

  • 1910, Phillips, Franklin Co., ME: Fred Wasterman, 35; Georgia W. Wasterman, 29; Kenneth W. Wasterman, 11/12 [0]; George S. Whitney, 16 [76].
  • 1920, Phillips, Franklin Co., ME: Celia Whitney, 37; George S. Whitney, 86; Georgia Masterman, 39; Kenneth W. Masterman, 10.

References

  • Census records.

1.^  L.D.S. International Genealogical Index, Batch # C503631.

2.^  Vital Records of Farmington, Maine.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 579, page 664, and volume 1908/18 (death), page 593 (amended).


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