Family:Whitney, James Emmett (1848-1926)
James Emmett8 Whitney (James Marshal7, Asaph6, Jonathan5, Benjamin4, Benjamin3, Benjamin2, John1), son of James Marshal7 and Mary Huntley, was born 18 Aug 1848, Amboy Center, NY, and died 21 Nov 1926, Los Angeles, CA.
He married, 1 Jul 1872, Sandwich, IL, Narcassa Miriam Mead. She was born 4 Nov 1853, Reynoldsburg, OH, and died 27 Sep 1929.
Both are buried at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Avenue 20, Lot 62, graves 7 and 8, Los Angeles, CA.
He resided Chicago, IL; address 115 Dearborn St., r. 82.
Children of James Emmett8 and Narcassa Miriam (Mead) Whitney:
i. Inez May9 Whitney, b. 21 Jan 1875; d. 18 Apr 1875. ii. Jasmine G. Whitney, b. 27 Aug 1876; d. 11 Nov 1968, Van Nuys, CA; (spinster). iii. Grace Wealthy Whitney, b. 7 Oct 1878; d. 28 Feb 1956, Los Angeles, CA; m. 22 Jul 1899, Carl Jalmar Johnson. iv. Ira Mead Whitney, b. 22 Aug 1880; d. 5 Aug 1882, Chicago, IL. v. Iris Elieta Whitney, b. 29 Jul 1885; d. 22 Nov 1968, San Jose, CA. vi. Asaph Emmett Orval Whitney Jr., b. 28 Apr 1891; d. 11 Dec 1930, Los Angeles, CA. vii. Claude Leslie Whitney, b. 29 Jan 1893; d. 13 Sep 1930, Los Angeles, CA; buried Inglewood Cemetery, Lot A, Section 381, Mignonette, Inglewood, CA. viii. Raymond Ellsworth Whitney, b. 3 Jul 1895; m. 5 Jun 1921, Los Angeles, CA, Alma Frances Clark.
James E. WHITNEY 31 Self M M W NY City R.R. Driver NY NY Narcise M. WHITNEY 26 Wife F M W OH Keeping House NY NY Jasmine WHITNEY 3 Dau F S W IL NY OH Grace WHITNEY 2 Dau F S W IL NY OH
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 591.