Family:Whitney, George Thompson (1838-a1900)
George Thompson9 Whitney (Nathaniel Gerry8, Joseph7, Nathaniel6, Nathaniel5, Nathaniel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Nathaniel Gerry8 and Charlotte (Thompson) Whitney, was born 11 Oct 1838, Northbridge, MA, and died after 1900.
He married firstly, 23 Nov 1864, Mary Eliot Putnam, daughter of Jasper N. and Mary (Kimball) Putnam. She was born 1 May 1842, Grafton N.E. Village, MA, and died 6 Dec 1874, Worcester, MA, aged 32 years 7 months 5 days, of consumption.
He "of Northbridge" married secondly, 8 Oct 1879, Worcester, MA, Augusta P. (Kenyon) Aldrich, daughter of Nelson and Lydia A. (-----) Kenyon. She was born about 1846, Newark, OH. She had married firstly, 22 Feb 1869, Uxbridge, MA, Austin J. Aldrich, who died 14 Aug 1875, Northbridge, MA.
He is an officer at the Worcester county jail; resided Northbridge, MA, and 135 Chandler St., Worcester, MA.
Children of George Thompson9 and Mary Eliot (Putnam) Whitney:
i. Alice Augusta10 Whitney, b. 11 Sep 1865, Grafton, MA [recorded at Worcester, MA]; d. 18 Jul 1867, Grafton or Worcester, MA, aged 1 year 10 months 7 days, of membranous croup.  ii. Harland K. Whitney, b. 7 May 1868, Westborough, MA; resided Worcester; clerk in a shoe store; m. 9 Oct 1899, Worcester, MA, May M. Cooley, b. ca. 1876, West Boylston, MA, dau. of Henry P. and Martha (Phillips) Cooley. Children: a. Carlton P.11 Whitney, b. 18 Feb 1908, Worcester, MA. iii. George Howard Whitney, b. 22 Mar 1871, Westborough, MA; d. 2 Nov 1872, Westborough, MA, aged 1 year 7 months 10 days, of congestion of the brain. iv. Arthur Kimball Whitney, b. 26 Mar 1873, Westborough, MA; d. aft. 1900; address, 18 Post-office square, Boston, MA.
Child of Austin J. and Augusta P. (Kenyon) Aldrich:
i. Maud Augusta Aldrich, b. 19 Nov 1873, Worcester, MA; m. 22 Oct 1896, Worcester, MA, Charles Eugene Holton.
George Thompson9 and Augusta P. (Kenyon)(Aldrich) Whitney had no known children.
- 1860: not found.
- 1870, Westborough, Worcester Co., MA:
527 672 Kimball, Fred W. 37 M W Clerk for Boot Manf. Mass. Male citizen over 21 -----, Susan 30 F W Keeping House Pennsylvania -----, Frederick O. 13 M W At Home Mass. Attended school -----, Oliver 11 M W At Home " Attended school -----, Harry 8 M W At Home " Attended school -----, Grace 6/12 F W At Home " Holland, Wm. J. 23 M W School Teacher Jamaica, W.I. Male citizen over 21 Craine, Benj. F. Jr. 23 M W No occupation New York Male citizen over 21 673 Whitney, George F. 31 M W Machinist & Engineer Mass. Male citizen over 21 -----, Mary E. 27 F W Keeping House " -----, Harland R. 2 M W At Home " Putnam, Mary A. 11 F W At School Indiana Attended school -----, Ellena R. 19 F W Work in Boot Shop Mass.
George T. WHITNEY 41 Self M M W MA Furniture Making MA MA Augusta T. WHITNEY 33 Wife F M W RI Keeping House RI RI Maud M. WHITNEY 5 Dau F S W MA At School MA RI Arthur J. WHITNEY 7 Son M S W MA At School MA RI H. K. WHITNEY 12 Son M S W MA At School MA RI
414 Whitney, Geo. Head W M Oct 1838 61 mar 20 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Engineer stationary, Rents house -----, Augusta P. Wife W F Dec 1847 52 mar 20 1ch 1liv Rhode Island Rhode Island Rhode Island Holton, Maud A. Dau W F Nov 1872 27 mar 4 0ch 0liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Rhode Island -----, Charles E. SiL W M Nov 1872 27 mar 4 Massachusetts Massachusetts Rhode Island Clerk post office Crosby, Theodore Ldgr W M Feb 1876 24 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Clerk post office
66 87 Barrett, Edwin G. Head W M Jun 1868 31 mar 7 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Dealer (shoes), Rents free house -----, Florence G. Wife W F Sep 1871 28 mar 7 2ch 1liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts McCarthin, Mary Srvt W F May 1878 22 sgl Ireland Ireland Ireland Servant, Immig. 1898 Riedle, Edward R. Brdr W M Aug 1870 29 sgl Massachusetts Germany Germany Shipper 88 Whitney, Harland K. Head W M May 1868 32 mar 0 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Salesman (shoe), Rents house -----, May M. Wife W F Jun 1876 23 mar 0 0ch 0liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts -----, Arthur R. Brot W M Mar 1873 27 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Bookkeeper Barrett, Franklin E. Son W M Dec 1896 3 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts
Franklin is misplaced and should be in family 87, not 88, since he was born 24 Dec 1896. Worcester, MA, son of Edwin G. and Florence G. (Pond) Barrett, and in 1910 he was back living with his parents.
- Census records.
- 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. 597.
1.^ "George Thompson [Whitney], s. Nathaniel G. and Charlotte, [born] Oct. 11, 1838. Northbridge," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Grafton, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (Worcester, MA: The Systematic History Fund, 1906).
2.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 267, pages 339 and 427.