Family:Whitney, Jotham (1766-a1830)

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Jotham Whitney (Amos4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Amos4 and Sarah (Payne) Whitney, was born 2 Apr 1766, Gorham, ME,[1] and died after 1830.

He married, 1 Apr 1792, Gorham, ME, Elizabeth Ross, by Rev. Caleb Jewett.[2] She was born about 1775 and died after 1830.

In some records he is called Jonathan Whitney.

Children of Jotham and Elizabeth (Ross) Whitney, if any, unknown. None are shown in census records.

Census

References

1.^  "Jotham [Whitney], s. Amos and Sarah (Payne), [born] Apr. 2, 1766," according to Marquis Fayette King, comp., Publishments, marriages, births and deaths from the earlier records of Gorham, Maine (Portland, ME: Maine Genealogical Society, 1897).

2.^  "Jotham [Whitney] and Elizabeth Ross, [married] Apr. 1, 1792," according to Marquis Fayette King, comp., Publishments, marriages, births and deaths from the earlier records of Gorham, Maine (Portland, ME: Maine Genealogical Society, 1897). Also, "Apr. 1, 1792, Jonathan WHITNEY & Elisabeth ROSS; by Rev. Caleb JEWETT, Gorham (A:59)," according to Kelley, Judith Holbrook, ed. and transcr., Clayton Rand Adams, ed., Marriage Returns of Cumberland County, Maine, Prior to 1892, Maine Genealogical Society Special Publication No. 29 (Rockport, ME: Picton Press, 1998), p. 98. "Jonathan" is an apparent error for "Jotham".


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