Family:Whitney, Walter E. (1856-1894)
He married, 1 Nov 1882, Sarah G. Skillin, daughter of Robert Skillen. She was born 9 Mar 1861, IA.
He was born in the Green Mountain state, came west, and entering Rush Medical college, was graduated in 1881. He immediately began practice at Tripoli, IA, and continued in his profession until his death. He was also a registered pharmacist, and conducted a drug store at Tripoli. He resided Tripoli, IA.
Children of Walter E.8 and Sarah G. (Skillin) Whitney:
i. Floyd E.9 Whitney, b. 1 Sep 1883, IA. ii. Cora F. Whitney, b. 21 Feb 1886, IA.
387 487 Skillan, Robert Head W M Oct 1829 70 wid New York Ireland Ireland Owns free house Whitney, Sarah Dau W F Mar 1861 39 wid 2ch 2liv Iowa New York Illinois -----, Floyd E. GSon W M Sep 1883 16 --- Iowa Vermont Iowa At school -----, Cora F. GDau W F Feb 1886 14 --- Iowa Vermont Iowa At school
- 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. 559.
- Census records.