Family:Whitney, Neil Lamont (c1815-a1880)
He married firstly, 9 Aug 1833, Markham, ON, Mary Kile. She was born about 1818, ON. Apparently they were divorced, as she was buried 17 Dec 1899, Evergreen Cemetery, Union City, Erie, PA.
He married secondly, 7 Sep 1874, Port Huron, MI, Mary Capson Rowley. She was born about 1842, London, England, and died after 1889.
1889 City Directory, Saginaw, MI: Whitney, Mary R. (wid. Neil L.), bds. 537 Lytle.
Children of Neil Lamont7 and Mary (Kile) Whitney (probably incomplete):
i. William8 Whitney, b. ca. 1837, ON; not in family in 1860. ii. Alfretta8 Whitney, b. 4 Nov 1843, ON; d. 13 Jan 1928, Marcus Hook, Delaware Co., PA; m. 15 Jul 1862, St. Clair Co., MI, Barton Dowman. iii. Sarah Whitney, b. ca. 1845, ON; not in family in 1860. iv. Ann Elizabeth Whitney, b. ca. 1847, ON; d. 29 Jan 1903, Saginaw, MI, aged 56 years; m. ca. 1867, John McArthur. v. Samuel C. Whitney, b. ca. 1849, ON; d. after 1860; not in family in 1870. vi. Pharris Lamont Whitney, b. 23 Oct 1850, "40 Mile Creek", Grimsby, ON; m. Sarah Parlie Flowers. vii. John G. Whitney, b. ca. 1854, ON; m. Jenny L. Bacon. viii. Mary J. Whitney, b. ca. 1856, ON. ix. Neal Chelis Whitney, b. ca. 1859, St. Clair Co., MI; m. Emma C. Moran.
Children of Neil Lamont7 and Mary Capson (Rowley) Whitney, if any, unknown.
- 1851, Chinguacousy, Peel County, Canada West (Ontario)
W. L. Whitney abt 1813 Canada Mary Whitney abt 1818 Canada Wm. Whitney abt 1837 Canada Alice Whitney abt 1844 Canada Sarah Whitney abt 1848 Canada Elizabeth Whitney abt 1849 Canada Samuel Whitney abt 1850 Canada
400 381 Neil L. Whitney 45 M - Shoemaker $200 Canada Mary 42 F - " Alfretta 17 F - Servant " Elizabeth 14 F - " Attended school Samuel C. 12 M - " Attended school Pharris L. 9 M - " Attended school John G. 6 M - " Attended school Mary J. 4 F - " Attended school Neal C. 1 M - Michigan
49 52 Whitney, Neil L. 57 M W Shoemaker New York Male citizen over 21
207 219 Whitney, Mary 56 F W Tailoress Canada -----, John 16 M W Printer " Parents foreign born Whitney, Niel C. 11 M W At Home Michigan Parents foreign born, Attended school McArthur, John 30 M W Carpenter Canada Parents foreign born -----, Elizabeth 29 F W Keeping House " Parents foreign born
- 1871, Kent, Chatham Township, Ontario, Canada: Neil L. Whitney, 57, M, b. USA, Irish, Wesleyan Methodist, shoe maker.
- 1880, Washington, Sanilac Co., MI:
Neal WHITNEY 67 Self M W W NY Shoemaker NY NY
Mary WHITNEY 63 Self F W W CAN Keeping House PA NY Caroline BLOMENDOL 53 Oth F W W BAVARIA Keeping House PRUSSIA BAVARIA
- 1885 State, Elmo, Otter Tail Co., MN, p. 1, l. 38-40:
10 John G. Whitney 31 M W Canada Jenny Whitney 32 F " N.Y. Neil Whitney 72 M " York Father and mother foreign born