Family:Whitney, Russell Rawson (1823-1890)

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Russell Rawson8 Whitney (Isaac7, Ebenezer6, Zachariah5, Zachariah4, Ebenezer3, Richard2, John1), son of Isaac7 and Laura (Montague) Whitney , was born 30 Sep 1823, Delhi, NY, and died 26 Apr 1890, Sioux City, IA.

He married, 23 Sep 1849, Bradford, WI, Emily Steele. She was born 20 Aug 1830, and died 17 Oct 1881.

He was at one time engaged in the provision business in Moingona, IA, and later at Sioux City. He resided Sioux City, IA.

Children of Russell Rawson8 and Emily (Steele) Whitney:

i. Helen L.9 Whitney, b. 6 Sep 1850; d. 5 Oct 1854.
ii. Laura E. Whitney, b. 30 Apr 1854; m. 20 Jun 1873, F. F. Fletcher, and d. 1 Nov 1881, Sioux City, IA.
iii. Ella L. Whitney, b. 19 Jun 1855; m. 25 Jul 1872, Hugh Kountz, and d. 25 Feb 1882; resided Sioux City, IA, one child, Vick Bernard.
iv. Harriett Steele Whitney, b. 17 Oct 1871; m. 14 Aug 1890, James L. Gibbons; resided 411 Cook St., Sioux City, IA. He was b. 9 Sep 1863.
Ch.: Leah Emily, b. 30 Aug 1894.

Census

220 226 Laura Whitney 61 F - Mass. Lauraett Whitney 28 F - N.Y. Lucinda Whitney 17 F - " Attended school George Lower 24 M - Farmer " Harriet " 20 F - " Russel R. Whitney 26 M - " Emily Whitney 20 F - England

397 168 Wm. M. Whitney 40 M - Farmer $2050 $575 New York Augusta H. " 34 F - Massachusetts Harriet L. " 13 F - Wisconsin Attended school Frank W. " 5 M - do Attended school Isaac E. " 2 M - do James Morrison 17 M - Farm Laborer Scotland 398 169 Geo. M. Medberg 30 M - Farmer $300 New York Mary " 28 F - do George " 4 M - Wisconsin John " 3 M - do ----- Medberg 1/12 M - do 170 R. R. Whitney 36 M - Farmer $2500 $500 New York Emily " 29 F - England Evaline " 6 F - Wisconsin Attended school Ella " 4 F - do Attended school

346 325 Whitney, Russell R. 46 M W Farmer $200 $500 N. York Male citizen over 21 -----, Emily 39 F W Keeps House N. York -----, Laura E. 16 F W At Home Wis. Attended school -----, Ella L. 15 F W At Home Wis. Attended school

  • 1880: not found.

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