Family:Whitney, Joseph A. (1831-1899)
Joseph A.9 Whitney (Joseph H.8, Zachariah7, Zachariah6, Zachariah5, John4, Joseph3, John2, John1), son of Joseph H.8 and Eliza (Derby) Whitney, was born 9 Dec 1831, Lunenburg, MA, and died 21 Dec 1899, Athol, MA, aged 69 years 11 days, of apoplexy.
He married, 27 Mar 1856, Leominster, MA, Elizabeth S. Blanchard, daughter of Hiram and Louisa (Stowell) Blanchard. She was born 4 Feb 1832, Barnstead, QC, and died 17 Dec 1909, Athol, MA, aged 77 years 10 months 13 days, of apoplexy.
He resided Athol, MA.
Children of Joseph A.9 and Elizabeth S. (Blanchard) Whitney:
i. Henry Albert10 Whitney, b. 15 Mar 1857, Leominster, MA; d. 7 Feb 1859, Leominster, MA. ii. Joseph Hiram Whitney, b. 1 Feb 1861, Lunenburg or Ashburnham, MA; m. Jennie Priscilla Brown. iii. George Ammon Whitney, b. 1 Aug 1865, Leominster, MA; resided Athol Centre. iv. Mary E. Whitney, b. 14 Jun 1867; d. 29 Jul 1867.
- 1860, Joseph was living with his parents, and Elizabeth not found.
- 1865 State, Leominster, Worcester Co., MA:
62 78 Joseph A. Whitney 33 M W Mass. M Teamster - - 1 1 - Elizabeth S. Whitney 33 F " Canada M Wife - - - - - Joseph H. Whitney 4 M " Mass. - - - - - -
134 130 Whitney, Joseph A. 38 M W Teamster $600 $350 Mass. Male citizen over 21 -----, Elizabeth 38 F W Keeping house Canada Parents foreign born -----, Joseph H. 9 M W at home Mass. Attended school, Mother foreign born -----, George A. 5 M W at home Mass. Attended school, Mother foreign born
Joseph A. WHITNEY 48 Self M M W MASS Farner MASS MASS Elizabeth WHITNEY 48 Wife F M W CANADA Keep House VT VTl
John W. STOCKWELL 45 Self M M W MASS Farmer MASS MASS Maria C. STOCKWELL 36 Wife F M W MASS Keep House MASS MASS Elvira W. STOCKWELL 73 Moth F W W MASS MASS MASS George CLARK 20 Oth M S W MASS Servant-Laborer MASS MASS George WHITNEY 14 Oth M S W MASS Servant-Laborer MASS MASS
591 676 Whitney, George U. Head W M Aug 1865 34 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Canada Eng. Farm laborer, Owns mortgaged house -----, Elizabeth Moth W F Feb 1832 68 wid 4ch 2liv Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Farmer, Immig. 1844
- Census records.
- 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. 615-616.
3.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1909/55 (death), page 273, and volume 1909/3 (death), page 230.