Family:Whitney, John F. (1821-1895)

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John F.7 Whitney ([prob.] Abraham6, Isaac5, Benjamin4, John3, Benjamin2, John1), probably son of Abraham6 and Judith (Francis) Whitney, was born in March 1821 and was baptized 4 Mar 1821, Brunswick, ME,[1] and died 29 Nov 1895, East Livermore, ME.[2]

He married, date and place unknown, Martha S. Hacker, daughter of Daniel and Hannah (Sawyer) Hacker. She was born 25 June 1826, Brunswick, ME,[3] and died 18 Jan 1903, Jay, ME.[4]

Both are buried in Riverside Cemetery, Brunswick, ME.

Children of John F.7 and Martha S. (Hacker) Whitney:

i. George H.8 Whitney, b. 24 Apr 1845, Durham, ME; bapt. 24 Apr 1845, Brunswick, ME;[5] m. Clara "Carrie" E. (Soule) Mower.
ii. Rebecca J. Whitney, bapt. 17 Mar 1847, Brunswick, ME;[6] d. 22 Nov 1848, Brunswick, ME.[7]
iii. Daniel H. Whitney, bapt. 12 Jan 1850, Brunswick, ME;[8] d. 1 Sept 1853, Brunswick, ME.[9]
iv. Hannah E. Whitney, bapt. 1 Feb 1853, Brunswick, ME;[10] "of Canton" m. 16 Aug 1874, Canton, ME, "Mr." F. M. Hacker "of Brunswick".[11]
v. Elmira "Myra" Jane Whitney, bapt. 7 Feb 1860, Brunswick, ME;[12] m. 21 Sep 1878, Canton, ME, "Mr." Alfred Nelson Gray.[13], the son of William and Marguerite (Toothaker) Gray. He was born 20 Oct 1849 in Richmond, ME, and died 1 June 1921 in Livermore Falls, ME. Myra died in 1927. They are both buried in the Riverside Cemetery in Brunswick, ME.
vi. Elsie Edith Whitney, b. 2 July 1867 in Brunswick, ME; "Miss" m. first, 16 Oct 1885, North Livermore, ME, "Mr." Stephen D. Alden.[14]. She married secondly, 24 Dec 1898 in Livermore Falls, ME, George L. Ridley, the son of James and Elizabeth (Thompson) Ridley. He was born Sept 1858 in East Livermore, ME. Elsie was his second marriage. She died 1 July 1920 in Livermore Falls, ME, and was buried 3 days later in the Riverside Cemetery in Brunswick, ME

Census

395 427 John F. Whitney 29 M - Carpenter $300 Maine Martha Whitney 24 F - " George H. Whitney 5 M - " Attended school

855 896 John F. Whitney 39 M - Shoe Maker Maine Martha S. " 35 F - " George H. " 15 M - " Attended school Hannah E. Whitney 7 F - Maine Attended school Elmina " 5/12 F - "

1 1 Winslow, Susanna 103 F W Retired Keeping House Maine -----, Thankful W. 71 F W Seamstress $500 "  ? Whitney, John F. 49 M W Farmer $1000 $450 " Male citizen over 21 -----, Martha S. 43 F W Keepng House " -----, Hannah E. 17 F W At Home " -----, Mira J. 10 F W " " " Attended school -----, Elsie E. 2 F W " " "  ? Winslow, Judith 72 F W Retired Keeping House " Brown, Clarence E. 15 M W At Work on Farm " Attended school

John F WHITNEY 59 Self M M W ME Farmer ME ME Martha S WHITNEY 54 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Elsie E WHITNEY 12 Dau F S W ME At School ME ME Judith WINSLOW 81 Moth F W W ME ME ME Alfred N GRAY 29 SonL M M W ME Laborer ME ME Mira J GRAY 20 Dau F S W ME ME ME

185 247 Gray, Alfred Head W M Oct 1854 45 mar 20 Maine Maine Maine Fireman stationary boiler, Rents house -----, Myra J. Wife W F Feb 1863 37 mar 20 0ch 0liv Maine Maine Maine Whitney, Martha F. MiL W F Jun 1826 73 wid 6ch 4liv Maine Maine Maine Rowe, Herbert E. Brdr W M Jun 1880 19 sgl Maine Maine Maine Spare hand paper mill

References

1.^  "John F. Whitney, bapt. 4 Mar 1821," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

2.^  Cemetery Records, Maine, Cumberland County, Brunswick, Riverside Cemetery.

3.^  "Martha (Hacker) Whitney, wife of John F., b. 25 June 1826," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

4.^  Cemetery Records, Maine, Cumberland County, Brunswick, Riverside Cemetery.

5.^  "George H. Whitney, son of John F. and Martha (Hacker) Whitney, bapt. 24 Apr 1845," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

6.^  "Rebecca J. Whitney, daughter of John F. and Martha (Hacker), bapt. 17 Mar 1847," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

7.^  "Rebecca J. Whitney, daughter of John F. and Martha (Hacker), died 22 Nov 1848," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

8.^  "Daniel H. Whitney, son of John F. and Martha (Hacker) Whitney, bapt. 12 Jan 1850," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

9.^  "Daniel H. Whitney, son of John F. and Martha (Hacker), died 1 Sept 1853," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

10.^  "Hannah E. Whitney, daughter of John F. and Martha (Hacker) Whitney, bapt. 1 Feb 1853," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

11.^  "16 August 1874, Mr. F. M. Hacker, Brunswick and Miss Hannah E. Whitney, Canton, m. in Canton by G.W. Fuller, MG," according to McAllister, Donald L., and Lucille E. Nass, eds., Marriage Returns of Oxford County, Maine Prior to 1892, Maine Genealogical Society Special Publication #16 (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, c1993).

12.^  "Myra J. Whitney, daughter of John F. and Martha (Hacker), bapt. 7 Feb 1860," according to Brunswick, Maine, Vital Records.

13.^  "21 September 1878, M. Alfred N. Gray and Miss Myra J. Whitney m. in Canton by J. Brownvill," according to McAllister, Donald L., and Lucille E. Nass, eds., Marriage Returns of Oxford County, Maine Prior to 1892, Maine Genealogical Society Special Publication #16 (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, c1993).

14.^  "16 October 1885, Mr. Stephen D. Alden and Miss Elsie E. Whitney, m. in North Livermore by C. Richards, MG," according to McAllister, Donald L., and Lucille E. Nass, eds., Marriage Returns of Oxford County, Maine Prior to 1892, Maine Genealogical Society Special Publication #16 (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, c1993).

15. Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922, Augusta, ME: Maine State Archives

16. Maine, Marriage Records, 1705-1922, Augusta, ME: Maine State Archives


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