Family:Whitney, Thomas J. (1804-1872)

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Thomas J. Whitney (Daniel), son of Daniel and Sally (Coffin) Whitney, was born 11 Apr 1804, Nantucket, MA,[1] and died 19 Apr 1872, Nantucket, aged 68 years, of general debility.[2]

He married 28 Feb 1836, Nantucket, MA, Esther A. Dunning,[3] daughter of Auron and Sarah (-----) Dunning. She was born 4 Jul 1814,[4] Brunswick, ME, and died 9 Nov 1869, Nantucket, MA, aged 64 years, of disease of the liver.[5]

Children of Thomas J. and Esther A. (Dunning) Whitney:

i. John Whitney, b. ca. 1841, Nantucket, MA; d. 12 Oct 1848, Nantucket, MA, aged 9 years, of typhus fever.[6]
ii. Orlando Whitney, b. ca. 1842, Nantucket, MA; d. 11 Mar 1848, Nantucket, MA, aged 5 years, of typhus fever.[7]
ii. John D. Whitney, b. 11 Jul 1850, Nantucket, MA;[8] living 1865, no further record.

Census

77 95 Ann Barney 50 F - $200 Mass. Hepsibeth C. Barney 43 F - $200 Mass. Lydia J. Barney 31 F - $200 Mass. David G. Barney 41 M - Mariner $125 Mass. Carolin E. Barney 12 F - Mass. Attended school Ellen Barney 9 F - Mass. Attended school WIlliam F. Barney 3 M - Mass. 93 Thomas J. Whitney 46 M - None Mass. Esther A. Whitney 34 F - Maine

166 2 Matthew Barney 41 M - Cooper Mass. Sally M. " 39 F - " William M. " 8 M - " Harriet A. James 23 F - " Thomas J. Whitney 55 M - Mariner " Esther A. " 40 F - " John D. " 5 M - "

1122 1283 Thomas J. Whitney 56 M - Oil Factory Operative Mass. Esther A. " 45 F - " John D. " 9 M - "

863 1005 Thomas J. Whitney 61 M - Mass. M Mariner - - 1 1 - Esther A. Whitney 59 F - Mass. M Tailoress - - - - - John D. Whitney 14 M - Mass. S - - - - -

59 62 Barnard, Charles 73 M W Farming $800 $200 Mass. Male citizen over 21 -------, Mary Ann 64 F W Keeps House " Whitney, Thomas J. 66 M W Laborer $200 " Male citizen over 21 Fish, Sarah M. 42 F W no occupation " Idiotic

References

1.^  "Thomas J. [Whitney] [h. Esther A.], [born] Apr. 11, 1804, G.R.1," according to Vital Records of Nantucket, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1925-1928).

2.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 248, page 292.

3.^  "Thomas J. [Whitney] and Esther A. Dunning, [married] Feb. 28, 1836," according to Nantucket Vital Records.

4.^  "Esther A. [______] [Whitney] [w. Thomas J.], [born] July 4, 1814. G.R.1," according to Nantucket Vital Records.

5.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 221, page 232 and 1870 Mortality Schedule.

6.^  "John [Whitney], b. N., ch. Thomas and Esther, typhus fever, [died] Oct. 12, 1848 a. 9, in N.," according to Nantucket Vital Records.

7.^  "Orlando [Whitney], b. N., ch. Thomas and Esther, typhus fever, [died] Mar. 11, 1848, a. 5, in. N.," according to Nantucket 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 33, page 103.

8.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 43, page 163.


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