Family:Whitney, Levi Charles (1832-1867)

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Levi Charles7 Whitney (William6, Elijah5, John4, William3, Joshua2, John1), son of William6 and Prudence (Brown) Whitney, was born 6 Jan 1832, Norwich, VT, and died 10 Dec 1867, New Orleans, LA.

He married, Mary Eliza Pennington. She was born about 1839, AL, and died 16 Sep 1910, Boston, MA, aged 73 years, of heart trouble and old age.[1]

He was born in the Green Mountain state, and with his brothers Henry and Charles migrated to New Orleans. Was pilot on the Mississippi river when the war broke out, and joined the Confederate navy, being impressed into the service. He resided New Orleans, LA.

Children of Levi Charles7 and Mary Eliza (Pennington) Whitney:

i. Frances Prudence8 Whitney, b. ca. 1858, LA; m. Evan H. Morgan; resided Baltimore, MD, and Boston, MA.
ii. Roberta Harp Whitney, b. 7 Dec 1861; m. 19 Aug 1877, John Thomas Seward; resided New Orleans, LA, Cor. Clouet and Chartres Sts. He was b. 3 Apr 1853. Children:
a. Alfred Henry Seward,, b. 22 Jun 1879.
iii. Robert L. Whitney, b. ca. 1863, LA; m. 29 Jun 1892, Lynn, MA, Barbara Alton, b. ca. 1871, Boston, dau. of John & Mary (----) Alton.[2] He resided in Boston, MA, is employed on the Herald.
iv. Alfred Lewis Whitney, b. 31 Mar 1865, New Orleans, LA; m. 1 Jan 1888, Boston, MA, Mary Louise Lynch, b. 12 Apr 1865, Boston, MA, dau. of Thomas and Annette (-----) Lynch.[3] He is a clerk, s.p.; resided 9 Haynes St., East Boston, MA.

Census

772 910 L. C. Whitney 28 M - Virginia Mary Do 22 F - Alabama Francis Do 2 M - New Orleans Reb. Evans 17 F - " "

557 777 Guynemer, A. 43 M W Clerk in Store Carolina South Male citizen over 21 -----, Alice 15 F W Carolina S. Attended school Eugenia 13 F W Carolina S. Attended school Howell 11 M W Arkansas Attended school Gustavus 9 M W Arkansas Attended school Mary 4 F W Arkansas 778 Whitney, Mary 30 F W Keeping house $4000 -- Alabama -----, Prudence 12 F W Louisiana Attended school Birther 9 F W Louisiana Attended school Roberts 7 M W Louisiana Alfred 5 M W Louisiana

Evan H. MORGAN 27 Self M M W LA Editor DE LA Prudence F. MORGAN 20 Wife F M W LA Keeping House VT AL Emma R. MORGAN 3 Dau F S W MA LA LA Evan H. MORGAN 2 Son M S W MA LA LA Robert L. WHITNEY 17 Oth M W LA App. To Printer VT AL Alfred L. WHITNEY 15 Oth M W LA VT AL Mary TROTMAN 9 Oth F S W MA Servant ENG IRE

73 130 Whitney, Alfred Head W M Mar 1865 35 mar 13 Louisiana Vermont Alabama Janitor (club house), Owns free house -----, Mary L. Wife W F Apr 1865 35 mar 13 0ch 0liv Massachusetts England Maine Lynch, Annette MiL W F Nov 1847 52 wid 10 4ch 4liv Maine Maine Maine 131 Crocker, William T. Head W M Sep 1862 37 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts (Prot. Ep's) clergyman, Owns free house -----, Kendall F. Brot W M Oct 1863 36 wid Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Architect

References

1.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1910/17, page 411.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 424, page 414.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 390, page 2.


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