Family:Whitney, Gorham Horatio Babson (1845-1888)

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Gorham Horatio Babson8 Whitney (Levi7, Reuben6, Abel5, Nathan4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Levi7 and Mary (Hutchings) Whitney, was born 1 Jun 1845, Richmond, ME, and died 22 Oct 1888 [per Pierce], or 23 Oct 1888, Boston, MA, aged 48 years, of fracture of base of skull from a fall (accidental).[1]

He married, 5 Jan 1869, Bowdoinham, ME, Henrietta Rogers. She was born 18 Nov 1847, Georgetown, ME, and died after 1886.

He was a carpenter and builder. He resided 6 Marcella St., Boston, MA, in 1876 at 32 Vale St., in 1881 and 1883, at 35 Codman Pk., and in 1888 at 41 Elmore St.

Children of Gorham Horatio Babson8 and Henrietta (Rogers) Whitney:

i. Mary Elizabeth Lincoln9 Whitney, b. 1 Nov 1869, Richmond, ME (recorded in Boston, MA);[2] m. 1 Jan 1895, Boston, MA [also recorded at Somerville, MA], Arthur Benjamin Flint, of Somerville, MA, b. ca. 1849, Charlestown, son of Ezra M. and Louisa P. (Haynes) Flint.[3]
ii. Ada Florence Whitney, b. 25 Dec 1871, Boston, MA [given name omitted].[4]
iii. Henrietta Gorham Whitney, b. 3 Apr 1876, Boston, MA;[5] m. 3 Oct 1905, Somerville, MA, Edwin Carl Webster, b. ca. 1878, Fabius, NY, son of Dillis R. and Alice (Monfort) Webster.[6]
iv. Gorham Horatio B. Whitney, b. 30 Mar 1881, Boston, MA;[7] m. 3 Jun 1907, Somerville, MA, Edith Brownell Winn, b. ca. 1884, Somerville, MA, dau. of Oliver B. and Cora (Stillson) Winn.[8] Children:
a. Edith Katherine Whitney, b. 30 Jul 1908, Somerville, MA.[9]
b. Child Whitney, b.
c. Child Whitney, b.
v. Howard Rogers Whitney, b. 10 Feb 1883, Boston, MA;[10] m. 12 Oct 1908, Somerville, MA, Mary Alice Perry, b. ca. 1884, Allston, MA, dau. of William E. and Angie W. (Payson) Perry.[11]
vi. Frederic Percy Whitney, b. 25 Aug 1886 [per Pierce] or 25 Jul 1886, Boston, MA.[12]

Census

377 805 Jane W. Brown 49 F - Me. W Boarding - - - - - Ellen S. " 16 " - Mass. S School - - - - - George A. Badger 25 M - N.H. M Machinist - - 1 1 - Gorham A. Whitney 22 " - Me. S Provisions - - 1 1 - ...

621 891 Whitney, Gorham H. 25 M W Carpentering $200 Maine Male citizen over 21 -----, Etta M. 21 F W Keeps house " -----, Mary E. 7/12 F W At home Maine Born in Mar Rogers, Ada J. 19 F W No occupation "

Gorham B. WHITNEY 35 Self M M W ME Carpenter ME ME Henrietta WHITNEY 32 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Mary L. WHITNEY 10 Dau F S W ME At School ME ME Ada F. WHITNEY 8 Dau F S W MA At School ME ME Henrietta G. WHITNEY 4 Dau F S W MA ME ME

367 431 Whitney, Harrietta Head W F Nov 1848 52 wid 6ch 5liv Maine Maine Maine Rents house -----, Ada M. Dau W F Dec 1872 17 sgl Massachusetts Maine Maine Teacher -----, Herrietta G. Dau W F Apr 1876 24 sgl Massachusetts Maine Maine Manager of music store -----, Gorhan H. Son W M Mar 1881 19 sgl Massachusetts Maine Maine Clerk -----, Howard R. Son W M Feb 1883 17 sgl Massachusetts Maine Maine At school -----, F. Percy Son W M Jul 1887 12 sgl Massachusetts Maine Maine At school Robbins, Hary C. Neph W M Sep 1876 23 sgl Maine Maine Maine Priest

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 393, page 364.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 216, page 123.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 453, page 6, and volume 452, page 349.

4.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 234, page 175.

5.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 279, page 161.

6.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 555, page 699.

7.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 324, page 198.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 571, page 700.

9.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 575, page 687.

10.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 342, page 119.

11.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 579, page 655.

12.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 369, page 178.


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