Family:Whitney, Samuel Franklin (1827-1866)
Samuel Franklin7 Whitney (John Merrick6, James Rex5, Caleb4, William3, Joshua2, John1), son of John Merrick6 and Clarissa (Montgomery) Whitney, was born 19 Aug 1827, Fayette, MS, and died 5 Sep 1866, Grand Gulf, MS.
He married, 13 Dec 1854, Mattie Emanuel. She was born VA.
He resided Grand Gulf, MS.
Children of Samuel Franklin7 and Mattie (Emanuel) Whitney:
i. Sims Emanuel8 Whitney, b. 1858 or ca. 1856, MS. ii. Bayard Whitney, b. 1859; d. 1859. iii. Mary Lelia Whitney, b. 14 Sep 1861; m. Dr. T. Ritchie Stone; resided Washington, DC. iv. Mattie Franklin Whitney, b. 1866.
30 28 F. L. Whitney 33 M - Planter $5000 $25000 Miss. M. S. " 23 F - " Sims " 4 M - "
"F. L." probably should be "F. S." for Franklin Samuel.
- 1870, widow Mattie and children not found.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 390.