Family:Whitney, Jeremiah (1819-1907)

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Jeremiah7 Whitney (Jeremiah6, Jeremiah5, Jeremiah4, Nathan3, John2, Henry1), son of Jeremiah6 and Susan (Resseguie) Whitney, was born 10 Feb 1819, Fishkill, NY, and died 15 Dec 1907, Tioga, PA. He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Tioga, PA.[1]

He married, 9 Jun 1844, Middlebury, PA, Sarah Goodwin, daughter of Benjamin and Lydia (Rexford) Goodwin. She was born 27 Mar 1824, Middlebury, PA, and died 2 Jul 1910, Tioga, PA. She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Tioga, PA.[2]

Phoenix says the following:

". . . a farmer . . . . They dwelt in Middlebury (except one year, passed in Minnesota) till Sept. 1874; and then settled in Farmington, Penn., where they were living in Oct. 1876."

Children of Jeremiah7 and Sarah (Goodwin) Whitney, all born Middlebury, PA:

i. Alfred8 Whitney, b. 16 Mar 1845; a soldier in the war of 1861, Co. F, 45th Pennsylvania Infantry; was captured, and died in Salisbury prison, in 1864.
ii. Charles Elijah Whitney, b. 4 Jun 1847; m. Josephine M. Dickinson.
iii. Jeremiah Whitney, b. 28 Feb 1849; d. 6 Mar 1853, Middlebury, PA, where he was buried.
iv. Ellis Whitney, b. 13 May 1851; m.(1) Della Shellman; m.(2) Lillia/Lily/Nell Frie/Friar.
v. Judson Henry Whitney, b. 5 Oct 1853; m. Ella S. Westbrook.
vi. Vernon D. Whitney, b. 27 Mar 1856; m. Julia Brownell.
vii. Richard Whitney, b. Sep 1858, PA; m. Mary Salome Butler.
viii. Cora Whitney, b. 17 Mar 1865; d. 13 Jan 1943; m. 30 May 1883, Charles L. Updike, of Andover, NY.

Census

141 146 Jeremiah Whitney Jr. 27 M - Labourer N.Y. Illiterate Sarah A. Whitney 27 F - Pa. Alfred Whitney 5 M - Pa. Charles Whitney 4 M - Pa. Jeremiah Whitney 1 M - Pa.

669 671 Jeremiah Whitney 38 M - Farmer $1200 $350 N.Y. Sally Whitney 37 F - Pa. Alfred " 15 M - " Attended school Charles " 13 M - " Attended school Ellis " 9 M - " Attended school Judson " 7 M - " Attended school Vernon " 4 M - " Richard " 2 M - "

186 190 Whitney, Jerry 50 M W Laborer $1000 Pennsylvania Male citizen over 21 -----, Sarah 47 F W Keeping House " -----, Ellis 19 M W " Attended school -----, Judson 17 M W " Attended school Whitney, Virnon 14 M W " Attended school -----, Richard 11 M W " Attended school -----, Cora 5 F W " Attended school

135 138 Whitney, Jerimiah Head W M Feb 1817 83 mar 57 New York Un. Un. Farmer, Rents farm -----, Sarah Wife W F May 1824 76 mar 57 9ch 4liv Pennsylvania New Hampshire Un.

  • 1910, Elkhorn Road, Farmington, Tioga Co., PA, p. 4B:

92 95 Whitney, Vern D. Head M W 54 mar1 28 Pennsylvania New York Pennsylvania Laborer farm, Owns free farm -----, Julia Wife F W 47 mar1 28 4ch 4liv Pennsylvania New York Ohio None -----, Merle Son M W 9 sgl Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania None -----, Sarah Moth M W 87 wid 9ch 3liv Pennsylvania U. States Canada Eng. None

References

  • Census records.

1.^  FindAGrave Memorial #98841718, Jeremiah Whitney.

2.^  FindAGrave Memorial #98842556, Sarah Goodwin Whitney.


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