Family:Whitney, John Rowell (1858-?)
He married, 17 Jan 1883, Josephine Gibson. She was born 16 Oct 1859.
He resided Niagara Falls, NY.
Phoenix says the following:
- "John Rowell Whitney, b. in Clarkson, N. Y., 12 Dec. 1858; and was living with his parents, in Brockport, N. Y., in 1874."
Children of John Rowell8 and Josephine (Gibson) Whitney:
i. Julia C.9 Whitney, b. 25 May 1888. ii. Helen Josephine Whitney, b. 25 Feb 1891.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), pp. 467-468.
- Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 745.