Family:Whitney, Stephen Puffer (1821-1854)

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Stephen Puffer8 Whitney (Joseph Glazier7, Abner6, Samuel5, William4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Joseph Glazier7 and Levina (Dunn) Whitney, was born 10 Jan 1821, Westminster, MA, and died 11 Dec 1854, Westminster, MA.

Marriage intentions were publishes 27 Nov 1841, Westminster, MA, for him and Abigail Stone "of Gardner",[1] daughter of Abraham and Nabbie L. (-----) Stone. He "of Westminster" married, 22 Dec 1841, Gardner, MA, Abigail Stone "of Gardner",[2] daughter of Abraham and Nabbie Leavitt (Barrell) Stone. She was born 26 Jul 1822, Gardner, MA, and died 10 May 1893. She married secondly, 7 May 1865, Wilbraham, MA, Hartford Potter of Westminster, b. ca. 1812, Walpole, MA, son of Bennet and Chloe (-----) Potter.[3]

He resided Westminster, MA.

Children of Stephen Puffer8 and Abigail (Stone) Whitney:

i. Belinda9 Whitney, b. 26 Oct 1842, Wilbraham, MA;[4] m. 27 Oct 1861, Charles Coester; b. 30 Dec 1839; is a master mechanic; resided Boston, MA, and Bridgeport, CT.
Ch.: Charles Frederick, b. 23 Dec 1862; m. Lilian Katherine Wing, 4 Mar 1887; Franklin Augustus, b. 10 Feb 1865; unmarried; Ella Elizabeth; b. Aug; m. William B. Gilbert, b. 2 Jan 1889; Alfred Lester, b. 30 Sep 1874; unm.; all resided Bridgeport, CT.
ii. Abby Levinah Whitney, b. 12 Oct 1844, Westminster or 12 Oct 1846, Wilbraham, MA;[5] d, 24 Dec 1896, Winchendon, MA, aged 52 years 2 months 12 days, of cancer of stomach and liver;page 749 m. 6 Oct 1870, Ashburnham, MA, Ezra Snow Humes, b. 21 Mar 1849, Woodstock, CT, son of Henry T. and Abigail (Weston) Humes;[6] resided Winchendon, MA; is a chairmaker.
Ch.: Edna A. and Edith M.; b. 20 Jan 1872; Carrie E., b. 21 Jul 1875; Edith resided 7 George St., Westerly, RI.
iii. Edward Chase Whitney, b. 16 Jan 1850, Templeton, MA;[7] d. 12 or 18 Sep 1851, Templeton, MA [also recorded at Westminster, MA], aged 1 year 8 months 2 days, of inflammation of the spine, or aged 1 year 7 months, of fits.[8]

Census

127 170 Climena Russell 40 F - New Hampshire Henry " 18 M - Chair Maker " Lucius " 5 M - " Attended school Samuel Green 26 M - Chair Maker " 171 Stephen P. Whitney 29 M - Chair Maker $600 Massachusetts Abigail " 28 F - " Belinda " 7 F - " Attended school Abby H. " 5 F - " Attended school Edward C. " 5/12 M - " Amasa N. Merritt 23 M - Chair Maker "

124 131 Knabby Stone 60 F - Mass. Abigal Whitney 33 F - " Sabrey Stone 18 F - " Belinda Whitney 7 F - " Abby Whitney 10 F - " Daniel Van Ruff 26 M - Carpenter Maine

72 77 Nabby L. Stone 64 F - $3000 $300 Mass. Abigail Whitney 36 F - B.H. Keeper " Belinda Whitney 17 F - " Abby L. " 15 F - " David S. Packard 22 M - Merchant - $1000 "

213 213 Abagail Whitney 42 F - Massachusetts W - - - - - Abagail Whitney 18 F - Massachusetts S Student - - - - -

328 370 Hartford Potter 53 M - Walpole, Mass. M Farmer - - 1 1 - Abigail Potter 43 F - Gardner, " M Housekeeper - - - - - Esther A. R. Potter 21 F - Templeton, " S Domestic - - - - - Frederick H. Potter 16 M - " , " S Farmer - - - - - Abbie D. Whitney 20 F - Westminster, " S Student - - - - -

121 141 Potter, Hartford 57 M W Farmer $1500 $1500 Mass. Male citizen over 21 " Abigail 48 F W Keeping house " " Florence M. 4 F W " Whitney, Abbie 25 F W At home " Hames, Ezra S. 21 M W Works in Chair Shop Connecticut Male citizen over 21 Clark, Charles S. 30 M W Carpenter Mass. Male citizen over 21

  • 1880, Ashburnham, Worcester Co., MA:

73 80 Potter, Hartford W M 68 mar Farmer Massachuestts R.I. Mass. Temporary disability by accident -----, Abigail W F 57 Wife mar Keeping house Massachusetts Mass. Mass. -----, Florence M. W F 13 Dau sgl At School Massachusetts Mass. Mass.

References

1.^  "Stephen P. [Whitney] of Westminster and Abigail Stone of Gardner, [married] Dec. 22, 1841. In Gardner," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Hubbardston, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (1907).

2.^  "Stephen [Whitney] and Abigail Stone of Gardner, int. Nov. 27, 1841," according to Franklin P. Rice, ed., Vital Records of Westminster, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (1915).

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 180, page 364.

4.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 123, page 371.

5.^  "Abby [Whitney], d. Stephen P. and Abigail, [born] Oct. 12, 1844," according to Westminster Vital Records. Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 11, page 229, and volume 123, page 371.

6.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume XXXXX, page XXXXX.

7.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 11, page 229, and 228, page 209.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 44, page 199.

9.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 59, pages 193 and 207.


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