Family:Whitney, Luther (1780-a1820)

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Luther6 Whitney (Joshua5, Eleazer4, Eleazer3, Thomas2, John1), son of Joshua5 and Betty (Wood) Whitney, was born 25 Jul 1780, Henniker, NH,[1] and died after 1820.

He married firstly, 13 Jan 1803, Henniker, NH, Hannah Gordon.[2] She was born 24 Jun 1778, and died 13 Dec 1804.

He married secondly, 26 Jun 1806, Washington, NH, Lydia "Nabby" Wood.[3] She was born 9 May 1777, MA, and died 16 Jan 1816 [but see census records below, where she is living with her daughter Orpha].

He resided Henniker, Canaan, and Washington, NH, and Saratoga, NY.

Children of Luther6 and Hannah (Gordon) Whitney:

i. Hannah7 Whitney, b. 1804; d. 10 Oct 1804.

Children of Luther6 and Nabby (Wood) Whitney:

ii. Hannah Whitney, b. 7 Nov 1807, Henniker, NH.[4]
iii. Livonia Whitney, b. 13 Jun 1809, Henniker, NH;[5] apparently "Lurana" who m. bef. 1835, Philip P. Porter, of Albion, NY.
iv. Orpha Whitney, b. ca. 1810, NH; m. bef. 1841, William W. Wood of Stillwater, NY.
v. Martin Whitney, b. -----; resided Michigan.

Census

1470 1474 Philip P. Porter 50 M - Shoe maker [N.Y.] Lurana 36 F - [N.Y.] Lydia 15 F - [N.Y.] Attended school Harriet 13 F - [N.Y.] Attended school Wm. H. 10 M - [N.Y.] Attended school Martin 8 M - [N.Y.] Attended school Martha 6 F - N. York Attended school Adelaide 3 F - [N.Y.] George 1/12 M - [N.Y.] Lydia Whitney 73 F - N.H.

266 Framed $800 344 William W. Wood 43 M - - New Hampshire 1 - 2 Painter 1 - - - - - - Martha Wood 45 F - Wife New Hampshire 1 - 2 - - - - - - - - Morgan L. Wood 14 M - Son Saratoga Co. - - 2 - - - - - - - - Mary E. Wood 12 F - Dau Rensselaer Co. - - 2 - - - - - - - - Clement C. Hill 35 M - Brot Kentucky - 1 10m Painter 1 - - - - - - Lydia Whitney 78 F - Moth Massachusetts 1 - 1m - - - - - - - - 345 Simeon Van Kleyk 30 M - - Saratoga Co. 1 - 2m Laborer 1 - - - - - - Harriet Van Kleyk 24 F - Wife Saratoga Co. 1 - 2m - - - - - - - - Sarah E. Van Kleyk 3 F - Dau Saratoga Co. - - 2m - - - - - - - -

"Martha" should be "Orpha".

386 463 Wm. W. Wood 47 M - Mast Painter $500 New Hampshire Orpha W. " 50 F - Do Morgan L. " 19 M - App. Painter New York Mary E. " 17 F - Do Lydia Whitney 83 F - Mass. Phebe Jaquith 73 F - New Hampshire

References

1.^  New Hampshire, Vital Records, Birth Index.

2.^  "Luther Whitney & Hannah Gordon, m. 13 Jan 1803, Henniker, Merrimack Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.

3.^  "Luther Whitny & Lydia Wood, m. 26 Jun 1806, Washington, Sullivan Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.

4.^  New Hampshire, Vital Records, Birth Index.

5.^  New Hampshire, Vital Records, Birth Index.


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