Family:Whitney, Luke (1810-1886)

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Luke8 Whitney (Luke7, William6, William5, William4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Luke7 and Cynthia (Partridge) Whitney, was born 14 Feb 1810, Gardner, MA,[1] and died 27 Jun 1886, Gardner, MA [Pierce says Albany, VT], aged 76 years 5 months 13 days, of Bright's disease.[2]

He married firstly, Sarah A. Pierce. She was born 1810, and died before 1843.

He married secondly, say 1842, Mary D. Pierce. She was born about 15 Mar 1813, and died 22 Mar 1846, Gardner, MA, aged 33 years 7 days, of inflammatory fever.[3]

He "of Gardner" married thirdly, 20 Aug 1846, Winchendon, MA, Amanda Wood "of Gardner",[4] daughter of Benjamin and Sally (Penniman)(Hill) Wood. She was born 6 Oct 1827, Gardner, MA, and died 1 Aug 1887, Templeton, MA, aged 59 years 9 months 24 days, of softening of the brain, housekeeper.[5]

He resided Albany, VT.

Children of Luke8 and Sarah A. (Pierce) Whitney:

i. Sarah A.9 Whitney, b. 22 Nov 1839, Gardner, MA; m. 6 or 7 Dec 1866, Fitzwilliam, NH, Edwin W. Lund;[6] b. 24 Jan 1839; resided Baldwinsville, MA. Children:
a. Cora I. Lund, b. 22 Oct 1876.
ii. William H. Whitney, b. 19 May 1841; m. Mary Ella Sweet.

Children of Luke8 and Mary D. (Pierce) Whitney:

iii. Caroline M. Whitney, b. ca. 1843, Rutland, MA; m. 13 or 18 Jan 1862, Springfield, MA, Franklin Wade, b. ca. 1838, New York, NY, son of Hamilton Wade;[7] resided Longmeadow, MA. Not in family in 1850.
iv. Mary Eliza Whitney, b. 11 Sep 1844, Gardner, MA;[8] d. 20 Sep 1846, Hubbardston, MA, aged 2 years 6 months, Cholera infantum.[9]

Children of Luke8 and Amanda (Wood) Whitney:

v. Jerome Luke Whitney, b. 12 Mar 1846, Gardner, MA;[10] d. 26 Sep 1846, Hubbardston, MA, aged 7 months.[11]
vi. (son) Whitney, b. 18 Aug 1847, Hubbardston, MA;[12] not in family in 1850.
vii. Lewis L. Whitney, b. 26 Dec 1849, Phillipston, MA; d. 7 May 1885, Templeton, MA, aged 36 years 4 months 11 days, of heart disease;[13] m. Jun 1882, ----- -----; s.p.
viii. Lucinda Amanda Whitney, b. 18 Jan 1851, Phillipston, MA;[14] d. 14 Mar 1852, Phillipston, MA, aged 1 year 1 months 15 days, of canker rash.[15]
ix. Luella A. Whitney, b. ca. 1853, Gardner, MA; m. 1 Feb 1881, Gardner, MA, John R. Hamilton of Portland, OR, b. ca. 1851, Canada, son of George and Nancy (Ray) Hamilton;[16] resided Minnewaukin, ND.
x. Jennie C. Whitney, b. ca. 14 Jun 1855, Winchendon, MA; d. 28 May 1909, Templeton, MA, aged 53 years 11 months 14 days, of cirrhosis of liver;[17] bur. Greenlawn Cemetery, Baldswinville, MA; m. 7 Jan 1874, Templeton, MA, Robert N. Hamilton, b. ca. 1848, Canada East, son of George and Nancy (-----) Hamilton;[18] resided Baldwinsville, MA
xi. (son) Whitney, b. 20 Oct 1858, Winchendon, MA [given name omitted].[19]
xii. Lizzie Etta Whitney, b. ca. 1859, Gardner, MA; d. 13 Sep 1882, Templeton, MA, aged 23 years 10 months 25 days, of puerperal eclampsia;[20] m. 4 Dec 1878, Gardner, MA, Willard Pierce Lund of Templeton, b. ca. 1849, Templeton, MA, son of Peter and Almira (Hastings) Lund;[21] d. -----, s.p.
xiii. Ellis Gilbert Whitney, b. 30 Mar 1861, Gardner, MA;[22] d. 11 Feb 1901, Westminster, MA, aged 39 years 10 months 21 days, of softening of brain;[23] bur. Westminster, MA; m. 3 or 5 Mar 1888, New Ipswich, NH, Elizabeth J. Bolton;[24] res., s.p., Westminster, MA.
xiv. Fanny Emma Whitney, b. 14 Dec 1864, Gardner, MA;[25] m. 26 Apr 1883, Gardner, MA, Henry L. Smith of Monpelier, VT, b. ca. 1861, New York, NY, son of Stephen and Mary (-----) Smith;[26] resided Baldwinsville, MA.
xv. Charles Ambrose Whitney, b. 29 May 1868, Gardner, MA;[27] d. 5 Nov 1869, Gardner, MA, aged 1 year 5 months 18 days, of lung fever and croup.[28]
xiv. Gertrude Eliza Whitney, b. 9 Sep 1872, Gardner, MA;[29] resided Baldwinsville.

Census

28 32 Luke Whitney 38 M - Chairmaker Mass. Amanda " 22 F - " Sarah A. " 11 F - " Attended school William H. " 10 M - " Attended school Lewis L. " 1 M - " Mary A. Wood 14 F - " Attended school Lowell Wood 20 M - Chairmaker "

433 518 Luke Whitney 44 M - Chair Maker Mass. Amanda Whitney 27 F - Do Sarah A. Whitney 17 F - Do William H. Whitney 15 M - Do Do Do Lewis L. Whitney 6 M - Do Luella Whitney 2 F - Do George F. Wood 21 M - Do Do Do

1281 1426 Caroline Whitney 35 F - Vt. Caroline Whitney 13 F - Mass. Gilbert Clark 30 M - Merchant " Eliza Clark 30 F - " Henry C. Buckley 37 M - Pattern Maker Con. Susan Buckley 37 F - " Mary L. Buckley 13 F - N.Y. Henry C. Buckley 10 M - Mass. William Stinchfield 22 M - Varnisher Me. Anna Clark 20 F - Con. Sarah Taylor 19 F - Mass.

The younger Caroline was his daughter, living with her aunt, wife of his brother William.

440 546 Aaron Sargeant Jr. 29 M - Chair Maker $100 Massachusetts Mary A. " 23 F - " George A. " 1 M - " 547 Luke Whitney 48 M - Chair Maker $100 " Amanda " 32 F - " Sarah A. " 21 F - " Lewis L. " 11 M - " Attended school Luella A. " 7 F - " Attended school Jennie C. 5 F - " Attended school Lizzie E. 1 F - "

1974 2132 Caroline M. Whitney 40 F - - $2000 Vt. Caroline M. 17 F - Mass. Franklin Wade 22 M - Carpenter N.Y. Augustus Niles 23 M - Do Mass. Marcus Wilcox 28 M - Harness Maker N.Jersey Ann T. Clark 27 F - Milliner Ct. Harriet A. Ruel 20 F - Do N.Y. Louise C. Alley 28 F - Dressmaker Mass. Abby A. Pease 23 F - Milliner Ct. Mary L. Smith 4 F - Do

The younger Caroline was his daughter, living with her aunt, wife of his brother William.

57 77 Luke Whitney 45 M - Mass. M Chair Maker - - 1 1 - Amand Whitney 36 F - Mass. M House Keeper - - - - - Sarah A. Whitney 25 F - Mass. S Domestic - - - - - Lewis L. Whitney 16 M - Mass. S Chair Maker - - 1 - - Luella A. Whitney 12 F - Mass. S - - - - - Jennie C. Whitney 10 F - Mass. S - - - - - Lizie E. Whitney 6 F - Mass. S - - - - - Elise Whitney 4 M - Mass. S - - - - - Fannie E. Whitney 6m F - Mass. S - - - - -

478 651 Bent, Samuel 52 M W Chair Manufacturer New Hampshire Male citizen over 21 -----, S. Louisa 45 F W Keeping house " -----, Lizzie E. 11 F W Attend School Mass. Attended school -----, Charles W. 9 M W Attend School " Attended school -----, Addie M. 2 F W " 652 Emory, Mary 46 F W Keeping house $1000 New Hampshire Woodbury, Maria W. 35 F W Seamstress " -----, Henrietta L. 6 F W Attend School Ohio Attended school 653 Whitney, Luke 59 M W Works in Chair Shop $200 Mass. Male citizen over 21 -----, Amanda 41 F W Keeping house " -----, Louella A. 17 F W Seats Chairs " Attended school -----, Jennie C. 15 F W Attend School " Attended school -----, Lizzie C. 11 F W Attend School " Attended school -----, Alice C. 9 F W Attend School " Attended school -----, Fannie E. 5 F W " 654 Hunting, Henry 24 M W Works in Chair Shop $200 " Male citizen over 21 -----, Mary E. 21 F W Keeping house " -----, John W. 2 M W " 655 Adams, J. Nelson 28 M W Works in Chair Shop $200 " Male citizen over 21 -----, Abbie I. 25 F W Keeping house Maine -----, L. Loren 3 M W Mass. Whitney, Wm. 30 M W Works in Chair Shop " Male citizen over 21 -----, Mary E. 20 F W Keeping house Maine -----, Nellie F. 2 F W Mass. -----, Willie A. 4/12 M W " Born in Jan

Hotel 41 60 Hardy, Phillip 61 M W Hotel Keeper $7000 $8000 N. Hampshire Male citizen over 21 ... Whitney, Lewis 21 M W Hostler Mass. Male citizen over 21 ...

Luke WHITNEY 70 Self M M W MA Works In Chair Shop MA MA Amanda WHITNEY 52 Wife F M W MA Keeping House MA MA Lewis L. WHITNEY 29 Son M S W MA Works In Chair Shop MA MA Luella WHITNEY 26 Dau F S W MA Works In Cane Shop MA MA Fanny E. WHITNEY 15 Dau F S W MA Works In Cane Shop MA MA Ellis G. WHITNEY 18 Son M S W MA Works In Chair Shop MA MA Gertie E. WHITNEY 7 Dau F S W MA MA MA Jane HAMILTON 25 Oth F S W CANA Works In Cane Shop CANA CANA Eliza CLARK 54 Sis F W W MA Housework MA MA

122 143 Whitney, Elizabeth Wife W F Apr 1868 41 mar 9 0ch 0liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Hotel, Rents house -----, Ellis G. Head W M Mar 1863 37 mar 9 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Hamilton, Bertha M. Niec W F Feb 1891 9 sgl Massachusetts Canada Eng. Massachusetts At school

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "Luke [Whitney], s. Luke and Cyntha, [born] Feb. 14, 1810," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Gardner, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (1907).

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 375, page 404.

3.^  "Mary D. [Whitney], w. Luke, [died] March 22, 1846, a. 33y. 7d. Inflamatory fever," according to Gardner 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 21, page 136.

4.^  "Luke [Whitney], widr., s. _____ and Cynthia, a. 36, chairmaker, and Amanda Wood, both of Gardner, [married] Aug. 20, 1846," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Winchendon, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (1909). Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 25, page 208.

5.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 384, page 524.

6.^  "Sarah A. Whitney (b. 1840, Gardner, MA, d. of Luke Whitney & Amanda Woods) & Edwin W. Lund, m. 6 Dec 1866, Fitzwilliam, Cheshire Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.

7.^  "Caroline M. [Whitney], and Franklin Wade, m. 13 Jan 1862," according to International Genealogical Index, batch numbers C541431-C541434, M541431-M541433. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 154, page 30.

8.^  "Mary Eliza [Whitney], d. Luke and Mary D., [born] Sept. 11, 1844," according to Gardner 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 11, page 179.

9.^  "_____ [Whitney], d. Luke, [died] Sept. 20, 1846, a. 2y. 6m. Cholera infantum," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Hubbardston, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (1907). Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 27, page 165.

10.^  "Jerome Luke [Whitney], s. Luke and _____, [born] March 12, 1846," according to Gardner Vital Records.

11.^  "_____ [Whitney], s. Luke, [died] Sept. 26, 1846, a. 7m.," according to Hubbardston 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 27, page 165.

12.^  "_____ [Whitney], s. Luke and _____, [born] Aug. 18, 1847," according to Hubbardston 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 29, page 216.

13.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 366, page 470.

14.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 53, page 194.

15.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 68, page 140.

16.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 327, page 276.

17.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1909/95 (death), page 27.

18.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 264, page 324.

19.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 116, page 246.

20.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 339, page 441.

21.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 300, page 214.

22.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 143, page 181.

23.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 518, page 483.

24.^  "Ellis G. Whitney (b. 1862, Gardner, MA, s. of Luke Whitney & Amanda) & Elisabeth J. Bolton, m. 3 Mar 1888, New Ipswich, Hillsborough Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.

25.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 170, page 161

26.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 345, page 291.

27.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 207, page 212.

28.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 222, page 253.

29.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 243, page 253.


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