Jacob Whitney, parentage unknown, was born say 1785.
He married before 1812, Ruth -----.
He is only known from the death record of his son James.
Children of Jacob and Ruth (-----) Whitney, possibly incomplete:
|| James Whitney, b. ca. 27 Dec 1812, Boston, MA; m. Lucy Ann Sturgis.
He may be identical to Jacob7 Whitney of Boston, who m. Phebe Mitchell, and/or to Jacob Whitney of Boston, who m. Elizabeth Stretch.
1.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 409, page 326.
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