Family:Whitney, Schuyler Colfax (1868-1932)

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Schuyler Colfax Whitney (William Warren, Daniel), son of William Warren and Mary E. (Walden) Whitney, was born 25 Aug 1868, Seneca, KS, and died 19 Jun 1932, Exeter, CA.[1]

He married firstly, 17 Nov 1888, Hot Springs, AR, Florence Sullivan,[2] daughter of Josiah Baswell and Mary Elizabeth (Wright) Sullivan. She was born circa 1872, AR, and died Aug 1895, Mayes Co., OK.

He married secondly, 26 Oct 1898, Pryor, OK, Carrie Ora (Smith) Stanton, daughter of Thomas D. and Nancy Jane (Hawkins) Smith. She was born 4 Jan 1880, Rolla, MO, and died 3 Oct 1961, Arcata, CA.[3] She was married firstly to William Stanton.

Veteran of Spanish-American War, 1898.

Children of Schuyler Colfax and Florence (Sullivan) Whitney:

i. William Warren Whitney, b. 23 Aug 1889, Hot Springs, AR; m. Jennie Alma Green.

Children of Schuyler Colfax and Carrie Ora (Smith) Stanton Whitney:

ii. Ethel Lutishia Whitney, b. 4 Jan 1902, Bayfield, CO; m. Harold A. Hamlett; d. 9 Apr 1981, Blue Lake, CA.
iii. Ernest Rowland Whitney, b. 7 Jun 1904, Bayfield, CO; m. Norma Elaine Wood.
iv. Clifford Emmit Whitney, b. 14 Jun 1910, Bayfield, CO; m. Pauline E. Miles.
v. Leonard Walter Whitney, b. 20 Feb 1921, Yakima, WA.


  • 1885, El Paso Co., CO: Whitney, Schuyler, 17, Laborer
  • 1900: not found.
  • 1910, San Juan National Forest Reserve, La Plata Co., CO
  • 1920, Cascade, Yakima Co., WA
  • 1930, Exeter, Tulare Co., CA
  • 1940, Exeter, Tulare Co., CA: Carrie O. Whitney, widowed


1.^  Find A Grave Memorial # 45111662, Schuyler Colfax Whitney

2.^  Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957

3.^  Find A Grave Memorial # 29394018, Carrie Ora Whitney

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