Family:Whitney, Henry Sheldon (1836-a1880)
Henry Sheldon8 Whitney (Elisha Miller7, Nathan6, Hezekiah5, Hezekiah4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of Elisha Miller7 and Helen Sophia (Forman) Whitney, was born 24 Nov 1836, Poughkeepsie, NY, and died after 1880.
He married, 8 Apr 1863, Poughkeepsie, NY, Susan Disbrow, daughter of James Disbrow. She was born about 1845, Poughkeepsie, NY, and apparently died between 1873 and 1880.
- . . . a carriage-maker . . . living, in 1873, at 135 Third Street, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Children of Henry Sheldon8 and Susan (Disbrow) Whitney:
i. Nelly9 Whitney, b. ca. 1865; d. after 1880, then unmarried.
31 46 Ridden, James 28 M W Hatter New York Male citizen over 21 ... 47 Whitney, Henry 30 M W Wheel Wright New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Susan 25 F W Keepng house New York -----, Nellie 5 F W New York
Henry WHITNEY 40 Self M W W NY Wheelwright NY NY Nellie WHITNEY 16 Dau F S W NY Keeping House NY NY
- Census records.
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 929 and p. 1827.