Family:Whitney, Sydney (1840-1889)

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Sydney9 Whitney (Benjamin8, John7, Abner6, Samuel5, William4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Benjamin8 and Mehitabel (Whitcomb) Whitney, was born 8 Nov or Dec 1840, Fitchburg, MA,[1] and died 20 Sep 1889, Fitchburg, MA, aged 48 years 9 months 12 days, of pernicious anemia.[2]

He married, 4 Jun 1865, Leominster, MA (also recorded in Fitchburg, MA), Abigail Dearborne Tolman, daughter of Samuel Clark and Ann Niles (Dearborne) Tolman.[3] She was born 13 Dec 1840, Marlborough or Nashua, NH, and died after 1920.

In 1871 he was a clerk living at 2 River Place, Boston, MA.

Children of Sydney9 and Abigail Dearborne (Tolman) Whitney:

i. Annie Bertha10 Whitney, b. 12 Oct 1868, Boston or Fitchburg, MA;[4] d. 8 Dec 1903, Fitchburg, MA.[5]
ii. Martha Louise Whitney, b. 28 Nov 1871, Fitchburg or Boston, MA;[6] "Mattie L." d. 6 Sep 1871, Fitchburg, MA, aged 9 months 9 days, of cholera infantum.[7]
iii. Maud Elizabeth Whitney, b. 9 Sep 1873, Fitchburg, MA;[8] d. after 1910, then unmarried.
iv. Philip Sydney Whitney, b. 28 May 1877, Boston, MA,[9] or 30 May 1877, Fitchburg, MA;[10] m. 8 Nov 1898, Fitchburg, MA, Annie Gertrude Carey, b. ca. 1880, West Claremont, NH, dau. of William L. and Mary A. (Dixon) Carey.[11]
a. Philip Carey11 Whitney, b. 11 Apr 1899, Fitchburg, MA.[12]
b. Alice May Whitney, b. 21 Aug 1900, Fitchburg, MA.[13]
c. Maud Elizabeth Whitney, b. 18 Sep 1901, Fitchburg, MA.[14]
d. Madeline Doris Whitney, b. 14 Dec 1902, Fitchburg, MA.[15]

Census

958 1056 Benjamin Whitney 52 M - Farmer $700 Mass. Mehitable " 52 F - " Alonzo " 15 M - Farmer " Attended school Sidney " 9 M - " Attended school Rosa Mack 19 F - Ireland Patrick Madgan 25 M - Laborer " George Nutting 23 M - Ostler Mass. Alfred A. Hitchcock 8 M - " Attended school

53 56 Benj. Whitney 65 M - Farmer $700 $550 Mass. Mehitable Whitney 63 F - Matron Mass. Alonzo Whitney 24 M - Farmer Mass. Sidney Whitney 17 M - Porter Mass.

414 416 Edward Fox 14 M - Mass. S - - - - - William Oxton 23 " - " " Salesman - - 1 1 - B. F. Bond 28 " - " " " - - 1 1 - George Young 55 " - Conn. M Hotel - - 1 1 - Mrs. " 50 F - Me. " - - - - - W. A. Boyden 55 M - " S None - - 1 1 - Sydney Whitney 28 " - Mass. " Clerk - - 1 1 - ...

Sidney WHITNEY 39 Self M M W MA Clerk In Hotel MA MA Abbie I. WHITNEY 39 Wife F M W NH Keeping House NH NH Annie B. WHITNEY 11 Dau F S W MA At School MA NH Maud E. WHITNEY 6 Dau F S W MA MA NH Philip S. WHITNEY 3 Son M S W MA MA NH Mehitabel WHITNEY 82 Moth F W W MA At Home MA MA

19 29 Corey, William H. Head W M Nov 1853 46 mar 24 Massachusetts Ireland Ireland Machine tender-paper, Rents house -----, Mary E. Wife W F Oct 1856 43 mar 24 3ch 2liv Connecticut Ireland Ireland -----, Francis E. Son W M Jul 1878 21 sgl New Hampshire Massachusetts Connecticut Laborer-paper mill Whitney, Annie S. Dau W F May 1880 20 mar 1 1ch 1liv New Hampshire Massachusetts Connecticut -----, Phillip SiL W M May 1877 23 mar 1 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts R.R. fireman -----, Phillip C. GSon W M May 1899 1 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire

70 107 Whitney, Atzo T. Head W F Dec 1840 59 wid 4ch 3liv New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Rents house -----, Annie B. Dau W F Oct 1868 31 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire Book-keeper -----, Maude E. Dau W F Sep 1873 26 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire School-teacher

 NOTE: "Atzo" should be "Abbie" or "Abigail". --RLW* 1910, Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA:  widow Abbie Whitney, daughter Maud.
  • 1920, Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA: widow Abby Whitney.

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "Sydney [Whitney], s. of Benjamin and Methable, [born] Dec. 8, 1840," according to Fitchburg Vital Records, vol. III, pp. 343-344. Also "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 3, page 184.

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 402, page 492.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 182, pages 211 and 192.

4.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 207, page 208.

5.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 1903/22 (death), page 498 and 158.

6.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 234, page 73.

7.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 240, page 251.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 261, page 314, and volume 252, page 211.

9.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 288, page 276.

10.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 288, page 276.

11.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 480, page 419.

12.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 486, page 271.

13.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 498, page 292.

14.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 510, page 276.

15.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 522, page 278.


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