Family:Whitney, Richard (s1665?-1727)
Richard Whitney, parentage unknown although he had siblings Thomas, William, and Hannah, born say 1665?, died sometime after he wrote his will, 16 Jul 1715 and when it was probated, 12 Jul 1727.
He married Alice -----. She died after 1727.
He was a cordwainer of Chinnor, Oxfordshire.
In his will, Richard Wittney mentions his wife Alice, his son in law Edmund Stevens and his present wife Anne, his brother Thomas Wittney and Thomas' son Richard, his brother William Wittney, his sister Hannah, wife of William Brookes. He mentions lands in Chinnor as well as in Bledlow, Berkshire.
Note: The surname for this family was most commonly written "Wittney".
Children of Richard and Alice (-----) Whitney:
i. (perhaps) Anne Whitney, m. Edmund Stevens.