Family:Whitney, Isaac (1839-1904)
He married, 27 Aug 1863, Lynnville, Jasper Co., IA, Eliza Jane Stapleton, daughter of W. and Peninah (Bowen) Stapleton. She was born 3 Jan 1844, Jacksonville, IL, and died 8 Oct 1905. Boise, ID.
He resided Lynn Grove, IA.
Children of Isaac7 and Eliza Jane (Stapleton) Whitney:
i. Mary Jennie8 Whitney, b. 23 Jun 1866, Lynn Grove, IA; d. 30 Aug 1948, Melcher, IA; m. Charles Scott Tucker. ii. John Whitney, b. ca. 1868, IA. Possibly the same as "Jasper". iii. Walter Hardin Whitney, b. 15 Oct 1870, Lynn Grove, IA; d. 19 Nov 1959, Boise, ID; m. 11 Jun 1895, Vale, OR, Julia Pearl Parrish. iv. Jessie B. Whitney, b. 23 Dec 1872, Lynn Grove, IA; d. 20 Sep 1957; m. Joseph Van Draska. v. Sallie May Whitney, b. ca. 1877, IA; same as Estella Whitney, b. 22 Feb 1877, Lynn Grove, IA; d. 26 Dec 1898; unmarried. vi. Howard Henry Whitney, b. 23 May 1879, Lynn Grove, IA; d. 6 Feb 1961, Clackamas, OR; m.(1) Nellie -----; m.(2) 2 May 1902, Oskaloosa, IA, Mabel Grace Burnside. vii. Alta L. Whitney, b. May 1881, Lynn Grove, IA; d. 11 Oct 1927; m. 26 May 1903, Delbert G. Roundy. viii. Etta O. Whitney. b. Dec 1884, IA; d. 5 May 1977; m. Elmer McKey.
- 1860: not found.
- 1870, Lynn Grove, Jasper Co., IA:
153 158 Whitney, Isaac 35 M W House Carpenter $600 Indiana Male citizen over 21 -----, Eliza 28 F W Keeping House Iowa -----, Mary 5 F W Iowa -----, John 2 M W "
Isaac WHITNEY 40 Self M M W OH Carpenter VT --- Eliza WHITNEY 35 Wife F M W IL Keeping House IRE KY Mary J. WHITNEY 15 Dau F S W IA At Home OH KY Walter WHITNEY 9 Son M S W IA At Home OH KY Jessie B. WHITNEY 7 Dau F S W IA At Home OH KY Sallie May WHITNEY 3 Dau F S W IA At Home OH KY Howard WHITNEY 1 Son M S W IA OH KY Peninah SWAN 74 MotL F W W KY Keeping House KY KY
Peninah was Eliza's mother, remarried to Benjamin Swan, and then widowed.