Family:Whitney, Harry E. (1851-1926)
Prof. Harry E.9 Whitney (Charles Marsh8, Edward Winslow7, Samuel Winslow6, Ephraim5, Jonas4, Moses3, Richard2, John1), son of Charles Marsh8 and Delia Minerva (Safford) Whitney, was born 4 Sep 1851, Fort Covington, NY, and died in 1926.
He married, 3 Aug 1881, Poughkeepsie, NY, Mary Van Vliet. She was born 4 Sep 1851.
Harry Edward Whitney, born at Fort Covington, NY, removed to Bangor 1855; to La Crosse, WI, in 1857. Entered Shattuck school, Faribault, MN, graduating in 1871 as valedictorian of class. Entered Trinity college, Hartford, CT, Sep 1871, graduating in Jun 1874. Member of the Psi Upsilon, Phi Beta Kappa societies. Entered Shattuck School as professor of Latin and German, which position he has held for twenty successive years. Has been quite prominent in Masonic circles, now (1894) holding the position of V. E. Dep. Grand Commander of Minnesota, Knights Templar. Is a Democrat in politics and member of the Episcopal church; resided Faribault, MN.
Children of Harry E.9 and Mary (Van Vliet) Whitney:
i. Mary10 Whitney, b. 11 Nov 1883.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), pp. 625.