Family:Whitney, Jonathan W. (1819-1878)

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Jonathan W.7 Whitney (Luther6, Israel5, Elijah4, Isaiah3, Thomas2, John1), son of Luther6 and Melinda (Wetherbee) Whitney, was born Nov 1819, Harvard, MA, and died 15 Aug 1878.

He married, 13 Dec 1840, Thompson, CT, Mercy R. Chase, "both of Worcester, Mass.",[1] daughter of Eli R. and Susan L. (-----) Chase. She was born 30 Jan 1822, Dartmouth, Bristol County, RI, and died 5 Jan 1899, Boston, MA, aged 77 years, of anaemia and marasmus.[2]

He was a blacksmith. He resided Springfield, OH, 74 Arcade, and 23 Humbolt Ave., Boston, MA.

Children of Jonathan W.7 and Mercy R. (Chase) Whitney:

i. Susan C.8 Whitney, b. Jul 1842; d. 5 Nov 1845, New Bedford, MA, aged 3 years 5 months 6 days, of croup.[3]
ii. Clara H. Whitney, b. 12 Aug 1844, New Bedford, MA;[4] m. 3 Nov 1873, Jerry Redding.
Ch.: Amy, b. Oct 1874; d. 1880; Mary, b. 1875; d. 1882; Charles F., b. Jan 1877; Emory, b. Oct 1880; d. 1882; Nathan C., b. 1883; Herbert E., b. 1886; resided 296 S. Alabama St., Indianapolis, IN.
iii. Amy C. Whitney, b. 24 Aug 1846, New Bedford, MA;[5] d. 29 Jan 1903, Boston, MA, aged 50 years, of pernicious anaemia and dropsy;[6] m. 1 Jun 1877, Robert H. Brandon; resided 23 Humbolt Ave., Boston, MA.
iv. Emory C. Whitney, b. 20 Dec 1858, NY; m. Aug 1894, Jennie Olmstead; resided 19 Capitol Ave., Hartford, CT.

Census

929 1014 Jonathan Whitney 33 M - Blacksmith Mass. Mercy 28 F - Mass. Clara 5 F - do Annie 3 F - do James Scott 22 M - Painter Unknown James Brown 14 M - Canada E. Peter Bauer 17 M - Blacksmith Germany Alexander Weller 17 M - Carriagemaker " Schaefer Bodemer 23 M - do " 1015 Peter Dermon 24 M - Carpenter Canada E. Virginia 18 F - New York

305 Brick $3000 448 Charles Sutton 40 M - - Ireland 1 - 4 Laborer - - 1 - - - - Mary Sutton 40 F - Wife " 1 - 4 - - - 1 - - - - 449 Jonathan W. Whitney 38 M - - Mass. 1 - 8 Blacksmith 1 - - - - 1 - Mary Whitney 33 F - Wife " 1 - 8 - - - - - - - - Clara Whitney 10 F - Chld " - - 8 - - - - - - - - Amy Whitney 8 F - " " - - 8 - - - - - - - - Hannah Kelly 20 F - Srvt Ireland - - 1m - - - 1 - - - - John Sheehy 22 M - " " - - 7 Blacksmith - 1 - - - - - John Okeef 16 M - " " - - 1 " - - 1 - - - - Daniel Okeef 22 M - " " - - 3 " - - 1 - - - - John Shannon 17 M - " " - - 5 " - - 1 - - - - Charles Barton 24 M - Srvt England - - 7 " - 1 - - - - - John Faller 16 M - " Germany - - 3 " - - 1 - - - - William Faller 13 M - " " - - 3 " - - 1 - - - -

949 954 Mercy Whitney 36 F - Dressmaker $300 Mass. Clara " 16 F - " Amy " 14 F - " Emory " 2 M - N.Y.

175 231 Whitney, Jonathan 52 M W Blacksmith $200 Mass. Male citizen over 21 Mercy 49 F W House Keeper Mass. Clara 25 F W At home Mass. Amy 23 F W At home Mass. Emery 12 M W At School New York Attended school Haynes, Silas 23 M W Blacksmith Ohio Male citizen over 21 Wilkins, Wm. 27 M W D. Goods Clerk Mich. Male citizen over 21 Krewson, Alonzo 22 M W D. Goods Clerk New York Male citizen over 21

  • 1880: not found.
  • 1880, son Emery not found.

References

1.^  "Jonathan W. [Whitney], m. Marcy R. CHASE, b. of Worcester, Mass., 13 Dec 1840, by Rev. Daniel DOW, Thompson 2:3," according to the Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, Thompson 2:3.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 495, page 10.

3.^  "Susan L. [Whitney], d. Jonathan W., croup, [died] Dec. 9, 1845, a. 3y. 5m. 6d.," according to Vital Records of New Bedford, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1932-1941). Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 20, page 56.

4.^  "Clarissa H. [Whitney], d. Jonathan W., blacksmith, and Mercy R. Chase of N.B., [born] Aug. 12, 1844, in N.B.," according to New Bedford Vital Records. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 10, page 73.

5.^  "Amy C. [Whitney], d. Jonathan, blacksmith, and Mercy Chase of N.B., [born] Aug. 24, 1846. ," according to New Bedford Vital Records. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 22, page 83.

6.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 541, page 176.


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