son of Matthias4 and Alice (Robbins) Whitney,
was born 27 Mar 1759, Killingly, CT.
He is enumerated in the 1790 Census of Granville, Washington County, New York, with 1 male 16+, 1 male 0-15, and 3 females, apparently himself, a wife, and 3 children.
1.^ Frederick C. Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635 (Chicago, IL: The Author, 1895), p. 59.
3.^ United States Census Bureau, Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States taken in the year 1790: New York (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1908), p. 188.
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