Family:Whitney, Nathan (1808-1877)

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Nathan8 Whitney (Nathan7, Abijah6, Joseph5, John4, Joseph3, John2, John1), son of Nathan7 and Martha (Stearns) Whitney, was born 1 Mar 1808, Waltham or Lincoln, MA,[1] died 16 Oct 1877,[2] aged 69 years 8 months 15 days, or Waltham, MA, aged 69 years 7 months 16 days, of heart disease.[3]

Marriage intentions were published 11 Oct 1830, Waltham, MA, for him "of Lincoln" and Lydia Viles.[4] Marriage intentions were published 27 Oct 1830, Lincoln, MA, for him and Lydia Viles "of Waltham".[5] He married firstly, 16 Nov 1830, Lydia Viles, daughter of John and Louisa (Harrington) Viles. She was born 27 Mar 1811, Waltham, MA, and died Dec 1869, Waltham, MA, aged 59;[6] or 19 Dec 1869, Waltham, MA, aged 58 years 8 months 23 days, or 58 years 9 months, of ulcer in stomach.[7]

He married secondly, 10 Nov 1871, Waltham, MA, Mrs. Mary B. (Wormwood) Webber, daughter of William and Sarah (Goodwin) Wormwood.[8] She was born about 1823, Alfred, ME. She had married firstly, 3 Jul 1859, Alfred, ME, Orlow Webber.

Has a son Frank resided in Waltham, MA.

Children of Nathan8 and Lydia (Viles) Whitney:

i. Louisa A. Whitney, b. ca. 15 Jul 1833, Waltham, MA; d. 18 Jun 1857, Waltham, MA, aged 23 years 11 months 3 days, of consumption, unmarried.[9]
ii. Sophia Relief Whitney, b. 25 May 1835, Lincoln, MA;[10] d. 25 Nov 1893, Newton, MA, aged 58 years 6 months; m. 27 or 17 Jun 1855, Waltham, MA, Charles A. Brackett, b. ca. 1812, Weston, MA, son of Henry G. Brackett.[11]
iv. Nathan Selwin Whitney, b. 18 Jul 1837, Lincoln, MA;[12] m. Mary E. Hadley.
v. Mary Caroline Whitney, b. 10 Oct 1840, Lincoln, MA;[13] d. 19 Dec 1878, aged 38 years 2 months; m. 14 Sep 1862, Waltham, MA, Louis A. Felix, b. ca. 1838, RI, son of Henry and Nancy L. R. (-----) Felix.[14]
vi. Francis Whitney, b. 4 Dec 1844, Waltham, MA;[15] m. Lillian Stoddard.
vii. Emma Whitney, b. 1 Jan 1847, Waltham, MA;[16] m. 14 Jun 1870, Waltham, MA, A. Ernest Goddard, of Bridgeport, CT.[17]
viii. William S. Whitney, b. 9 Nov 1849, Waltham, MA;[18] m. Laura E. Adams.

Nathan8 and Mary B. (Wormwood)(Webber) Whitney had no children.

Notes

See Bible Record of Nathan Selwin Whitney and Mary (Hadley) Whitney for members of this family.

Census

143 204 Nathan Whitny 42 M - Merchant Mass. Lydia " 39 F - " Lucia " 16 F - " Attended school Sophia Whitiny 15 F - Mass. Attended school Nathan S. " 13 M - " Attended school Mary C. " 9 F - " Attended school Franis " 6 M - " Attended school Emma " 3 F - " Wm. " 6/12 M - " 205 Jas. C. Bean 43 M - Merchant $500 Me. Margret " 17 F - " Chas. " 25 M - " Jas. C. " Jr. 28 M - Mason " Emery " 22 M - " " Ellen D. " 40 F - " Carolin " 19 F - "

208 303 Nathan Whitney 47 M - Trader Mass. Lydia " 44 F - " Louisa A. " 21 F - " Nathan S. " 18 M - Student " Mary C. " 15 F - " Frances " 12 M - " Emma " 8 F - " Wm. S. " 6 M - "

1142 1230 Nathan Whitney 52 M - Store Laborer $1500 $3000 Mass. Lydia " 49 F - " Nathan S. " 23 M - Watch & Operative " Mary " 18 F - Seamstress " Francis " 16 M - " Attended school Ellen " 12 F - " Attended school William " 10 M - " Attended school

382 445 Nathan Whitney 57 M - Massachusetts M Grocery - - 1 1 - Lydia Whitney 54 F - Massachusetts M - - - - - Nathan S. Whitney 27 M - Massachusetts M Watchmaker - - 1 1 - Mary Whitney 22 F - Maine M - - - - - Francis Whitney 20 M - Massachusetts S Soldier - - 1 - - Emma Whitney 18 F - Massachusetts S - - - - - William Whitney 15 M - Massachusetts S - - - - -

134 172 Hall, Susan W. 52 F W Keeping House Vermont " Herbert 18 M W At Home Mass. " Carrie B. 15 F W At School " Attended school Whitney, Nathan 62 M W Retired Grocer $10000 $8000 " Male citizen over 21 " Wm. S. 20 M W Box Maker " Wheeler, Mary 25 F W Works in Watch Factory " " Lottie 18 F W Works in Watch Factory "

Mary B. WHITNEY 56 Self F W W ME Keeping House ME ME William S. WORMWOOD 83 Fath M W W ME At Home ME ME

References

1.^  "Nathan [Whitney], s. Nathan and Martha, [born] Mar. 1, 1808," according to Vital Records of Waltham, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1904). Also, "Nathan [Whitney], s. Nathan [and] Marthy, [born] Mar. 1, 1808," according to Vital Records of Lincoln, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1908).

2.^  "Nathan Whitney Died Oct 16th 1877 aged 69 years, 8 months and 15 days", Bible Record of Nathan Selwin Whitney and Mary (Hadley) Whitney.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 293, page 223.

4.^  "Nathan [Whitney] of Lincoln, and Lydia Viles, int. Oct. 11, 1830," according to Waltham Vital Records.

5.^  "Nathan [Whitney] and Lydia Viles of Waltham, int. Oct. 27, 1830," according to Lincoln Vital Records.

6.^  1870 Mortality Schedule.

7.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 221, page 214.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 236, page 297.

9.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 112, page 178.

10.^  "Sophia Relief [Whitney], d. Nathan and Lydia, [born] May 25, 1835," according to Lincoln Vital Records.

11.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 88, page 153.

12.^  "Nathan Selwin [Whitney], s. Nathan and Lydia, [born] July 18, 1837," according to Lincoln Vital Records.

13.^  "Mary Caroline [Whitney], d. N[athan] and L[ydia], [born] Oct. 10, 1840," according to Lincoln Vital Records.

14.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 154, page 203.

15.^  "______ [Whitney], s. Nathan and Lydia, [born] Dec. 4, 1844," according to Waltham Vital Records.

16.^  "Emma [Whitney], d. Nathan and Lydia, [born] Jan. 1, 1847," according to Waltham Vital Records.

17.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 227, page 281.

18.^  "______ [Whitney], s. Nathan and Lydia, [born] Nov. 9, 1849," according to Waltham Vital Records.


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