Family:Whitney, John B. (1848-?)
He married, 7 Dec 1881, Jeffersonville, IN, Rebecca Colvin. She was born 7 Jul 1854.
He was born in Cleveland, OH, but soon after his marriage located in Chicago, where he is at present senior member of the well known firm of Whitney, Christenson & Company, manufacturers and jobbers of pants. His factory and general salesrooms are at 254 Monroe St.; resided Chicago, IL, 5486 Washington Ave.
Children of John B.8 and Rebecca (Colvin) Whitney:
i. Helen Althea9 Whitney, b. 5 Sep 1883. ii. Arthur Colvin Whitney, b. 19 May 1885.
- 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. 575.