Family:Whitney, Lyman (1833-a1880)
He married, 15 Jun 1862, Olive, MI, Julia Ann Alward, daughter of Henry and Rhoda (Dennis) Alward. She was born 7 Sep 1842, Norwich, Canada West, and died after 1900.
Phoenix says the following:
- ". . . a marble-cutter; left his father's house in Ogdensburgh, N.Y., 13 Oct. 1854, for Detroit, Mich., where he staid one month; then went to Lansing, Mich., where he dwelt ten years; . . . . Having left Lansing in 1864, they lived about two months in Freeport, Ill.; one year in Sigourney, Iowa; eight years in Lansing; two months in Alton, Ill.; three years in Edwardsville, Ill.; and three years in Jackson, Michigan. They left Jackson, 24 Ap. 1874, for Reading, Mich., where they were living in Aug. 1874."
Children of Lyman7 and Julia Ann (Alward) Whitney:
i. Edwin Lyman8 Whitney, b. 19 Oct 1863, Riley, MI; d. 10 Mar 1865, Lansing, MI, where he was buried in the Lansing Cemetery. ii. Lilly May Whitney, b. 8 Aug 1865, Riley, MI; m.(1) 19 May 1888, Mason, MI, Charles E. Clapp; m.(2) 31 Oct 1904, Saginaw, MI, William E. Mutton. iii. Mary Elizabeth Whitney, b. 12 May 1867, Lansing, MI; m. 2 Apr 1885, Ingham Co., MI, Herman G. Larzelere; resided Buffalo, NY, in 1900.
440 417 Whitney, Newton 42 M W Marble Cutter $2500 $400 New York Male citizen over 21 " Janie E. 40 F W Keeping House Canada " Emma J. 17 F W At home New York Attended school " Minnie 15 F W " Michigan Attended school " Hattie 11 F W " " Attended school " Lizzie 6 F W " " " George 3 M W " " " Lyman 37 M W Marble Cutter New York Male citizen over 21 Porter, Etta 19 M W Clerk in Store "
- 1870, Julia and children not found in 1870.
- 1880, Albion, Calhoun Co., MI:
Lyman WHITNEY 49 Self M M W NY Marble Cutter NY NY Julia WHITNEY 37 Wife F M W CAN CAN CAN H. E. WHITNEY 60 Oth M M W MI Marble Dealer NY CAN Mary WHITNEY 62 Oth F W MI NY CAN Lillie M. WHITNEY 15 Oth F S W MI At School NY CAN Mattie WHITNEY 13 Oth F S W MI At School NY CAN
- 1900, Lyman not found.
- 1900, Bingham, Clinton Co., MI:
99 102 Whitney, Julia A. Head W F Sep 1844 55 wid 30 2ch 2liv Canada Eng. Canada Eng. Pennsylvania Immig. 1846, Owns mortgaged house Clapp, Lillian Dau W F Aug 1866 33 wid 2 0ch 0liv Michigan New York Canada Eng. Clerk in Dry Goods
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 684 and pp. 1492-1493.