Family:Whitney, Nathan Herbert (1842-1913)
Nathan Herbert8 Whitney (Nathan7, David6, Samuel5, Benjamin4, Thomas3, Thomas2, John1), son of Nathan7 and Eliza (Stevens) Whitney, was born 27 Jun 1842, Bolton, MA, and died 8 Dec 1913, Framingham, MA, aged 71 years 10 months 11 days, of arteriosclerosis.
He married firstly, 1 Aug 1865, Wilton, NH, Abbie Ninette Lovejoy, daughter of Moses and Lucy C. (Gray) Lovejoy. She was born 27 Jan 1845, Wilton, NH, and died 4 Feb 1875, Fitchburg, MA, aged 30 years, of consumption.
He married secondly, 8 Feb 1897, Medford, MA, Mary Eudora Farnham, daughter of Samuel and Julia (Chaney) Farnham. She was born Sep 1857, Woolwich, ME, and died 30 Mar 1909, Medford, MA, aged 51 years 6 months 3 days, of ulcer of stomach. He was a bookkeeper and she a doctor.
He is superintendent and treasurer of the Gurney carriage factory, 17 Randolph St.; resided Boston, MA.
Children of Nathan Herbert8 and Abbie Ninette (Lovejoy) Whitney:
i. Harry Herbert9 Whitney, b. 17 Sep 1866, Fitchburg, MA; d. 3 May 1930, South Sudbury, MA; m. 31 Jan 1894, Clinton, MA, Joanne E. Coffee, b. ca. 1871, Townsend, MA, dau. of John and Joanna (Sullivan) Coffey; resided S. Framingham, MA. Children: ii. Lucy Marian Abbie Whitney, b. 22 Mar 1868, Fitchburg, MA; "Marion L. Whitney Purdy" d. 10 Aug 1900, Wilton, NH; "Miriam L. A." m. 2 or 24 Oct 1887, Wilton, NH, Edmund M. Purdy; resided Wilton, NH. iii. Arthur Moses Whitney, b. 22 Nov 1870, Fitchburg, MA; d. 2 Jan 1871, Fitchburg, MA.
Children of Nathan Herbert8 and Mary Eudora (Farnham) Whitney:
i. Dorothea Farnham9 Whitney, b. 8 Feb 1899, Medford, MA.
768 880 William Cheever 66 M - Farrier $7000 $1000 Massachusetts Lovinia F. " 59 F - " Nathan H. Whitney 18 M - Farm Laborer " Charles B. Dudley 15 M - Massachusetts Eliza Conning 25 F - House Maid Ireland
420 544 Whitney, Nathan N. 28 M W Teacher of Writing $3000 $500 Mass. Male citizen over 21 -----, Addie N. 25 F W Keeping House New Hamp. -----, Harry H. 3 M W Mass. -----, Lucy M. A. 2 F W Mass.
Mari F. BREWSTER 49 Self F W W MA Keeping House MA MA Louise BREWSTER 18 Dau F S W MA At School MA MA Kate BREWSTER 13 Dau F S W MA At School MA MA Baxter D. HYDE 27 Oth M S W MA Carpenter MA MA Frank CASWELL 23 Oth M S W CAN Contractor & Builder CAN CAN Hercules PERVILES 30 Oth M S W GREECE Machinist TURKEY GREECE Joel A. FOLSOM 24 Oth M W VT Machinist MA MA Nathan H. WHITNEY 38 Oth M S W MA Book Agent MA MA Catherine FINN 18 Oth F S W NH Servant IRE IRE
Moses LOVEJOY 72 Self M M W NH Farmer NH NH Lucy C. LOVEJOY 64 Wife F M W NH Keeping House NH NH Marion L. A. WHITNEY 12 GDau F S W MA At School MA NH
- 1880, son Harry not found.
- 1900, 8 Oakland Street, Medford Ward 3, Middlesex Co., MA:
276 278 Whitney, Nathan H. Head W M Jan 1842 58 mar 4 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Accountant, Rents house -----, Eudora M. Wife W F Sep 1857 42 mar 4 1ch 1liv Maine Maine Maine Physician -----, Dorothea F. Dau W F Feb 1899 1 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Maine Smith, Mary L. Srvt W F Sep 1882 18 sgl Canada Fr. Canada Fr. Canada Fr. Servant, Immig., 1900
- 1900, son Harry not found.
- Census records.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), pp. 533-534.
1.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1913/44, page 200, and voluem 1913/68, page 38.
6.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 443, page 161, and volume 444, page 415.
12.^ "Miriam L. A. Whitney (b. 1868, Fitchburg, Worcester, MA, d. of Nathan H. Whitney & Abby) & Edmund M. Purdy, m. 24 Oct 1887, Wilton, Hillsborough Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.