Family:Whitney, John Stone (1783-1850)

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John Stone6 Whitney (Daniel5, Daniel4, Jonathan3, Jonathan2, John1), son of Daniel5 and Katy (Stone) Whitney, was born 20 Jun 1783, Marlborough, MA,[1] and died 9 Jul 1850, Madrid, NY, aged 65 years. He was buried in Doran Cemetery, Madrid, NY.[2]

He married, 30 Apr 1809, Martha Woodbridge, daughter of William and Martha (Patterson) Woodbridge. She was born 12 Jun 1787, VT, and died 4 Sep 1870, Madrid, NY, aged 83 years, probably Canton, NY. She was buried in Doran Cemetery, Madrid, NY.[3]

Children of John Stone6 and Martha (Woodbridge) Whitney, possibly incomplete:

i. Amos7 Whitney, b. 17 Jan 1810, Saint Lawrence Co., NY; d. 23 Apr 1869; m. Elmina Buck.
ii. Lucius Whitney, b. 12 Aug 1812, Saint Lawrence Co., NY; m. Cyntha Lovegrove.
iii. Mary Whitney, b. 13 May 1816, Saint Lawrence Co., NY; d. 1898; m. Abel A. Simmons, b. 1814, d. 1893. Both are buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Canton, NY.

Census

559 589 John S. Whiting 66 M - Farmer $3000 Mass. Martha Do 62 F - Vt. Margaret Fern 26 F - Eng. Illiterate

  • 1850, Madrid, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, p. 582:

568 579 Abel Simmonds 46 M - Farmer $2000 N.Y. Mary " 34 F - " Martha " 7 " - " Attended school Sarah " 1 " - " James Blood 19 M - " " Archibald Church 18 " - Laborer Canada Agness Rodwell 12 F - N.Y.

This was his daughter Mary.

  • 1860, widow Martha not found.
  • 1860, Canton, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, p. 55/191:

344 352 A. A. Simmons 45 M - Mercht. $3500 $500 N.Y. Mary L. 43 F - H.K. " Martha E. 17 F - Attdg. School " Sarah 11 F - " Jno. W. 4 M - " Martha Lewis 30 F - Domes. Canada Mary McElwer 22 F - Seamstress Ireld. Elizth. Kennedy 21 F - " Canada

This was his daughter Mary, naming children John and Martha for her parents.

171 171 Simmons, Abel A. 55 M W Dry Goods Dealer $2000 $1000 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Mary L. 54 M W Keeping House " " -----, John W. 14 M W At School " " Attended school Whitny, Martha 83 F W -- Vermont Lewis, Matilda 37 F W Domestic Servant Canada Parents foreign born

This was his daughter Mary, and his widow living with her.

  • 1880, Canton, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, p. 35C/136:

343 359 Simmons, Aberam A. W M 65 mar Dry Good Merchant New York Conn. Vermont -----, Mary L. W F 64 Wife mar House Keeper New York Conn. Vermont -----, John W. W M 24 Son sgl Works in Store New York N.Y. N.Y. Lewis, Matilda W F 50 sgl Domestic Servant Canada Canada Canada

This was his daughter Mary, in spite of the report of her father being born in CT (vice MA).

References

1.^  "John Stone [Whitney], s. Daniel and Cate, [born] Jun. 20, 1783," according to Marlborough Vital Records, pp. 194-196.

2.^  FindAGrave Memorial #102325564, John S. Whitney.

3.^  FindAGrave Memorial #102325597, Martha Woodbridge Whitney.


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