Family:Whitney, Walter H. (1849-1896)
Walter H.8 Whitney (Amos7, Amos6, Abraham5, John4, Benjamin3, John2, John1), son of Amos7 and Sophia Waterman (Potter) Whitney, was born 12 Nov 1849, Cambridge, MA, and died 18 Nov 1896, Cambridge, MA, aged 47 years 6 days, of typhoid fever.
He married, 29 Sep 1879, Deering, ME, Sarah Ella Brown, daughter of Otis and Elizabeth Jane (Parker) Brown. She was born 8 Jan 1853, Portland, ME, and died after 1940, prob. Arlington, MA.
Children of Walter H.8 and Sarah Ella (Brown) Whitney:
i. Harry Otis9 Whitney, b. 18 Jan 1881, Deering or Woodford, ME, or Cambridge, MA; d. aft. 1940; m. 4 Nov 1909, Cambridge, MA, Cora Eileen Parker, b. ca. 1877, Saugus, MA, d. aft. 1930, dau. of Marcellus B. and Mary S. OL. (Smith) Parker. Children: a. Barbara10 Whitney, b. 25 Aug 1910, Arlington, MA. ii. (prob.) Joseph Whitney, b. ca. 1884, MA; shown as nephew in family of Amos Priest Whitney in 1910. iii. (prob.) William Whitney, b. ca. 1886, MA; shown as nephew in family of Amos Priest Whitney in 1910. iv. (prob.) Alice Whitney, b. ca. 1889, MA; shown as niece in family of Amos Priest Whitney in 1910.
382 506 Whitney, Amos W M 65 mar Engineer Massachusetts Mass. Mass. -------, Sophia W F 52 wife mar Inflammation [????] Rhode Island R.I. R.I. -------, Amos P. W M 33 son wid Organ Builder Massachusetts Mass. R.I. -------, Walter H. W M 30 son mar Machinist Massachusetts Mass. R.I. -------, Sarah W F 27 DiL mar Maine Me. Mass. -------, Mary W F 24 dau sgl Massachusetts Mass. R.I.
Whitney, Sarah E. Head W F Jan 1853 47 wid Maine -----, Harry O. Son W M Jan 1881 19 sgl Maine
- 1910, Arlington, Middlesex Co., MA: Sarah E. Whiting, mother, 56, in family of son Henry A. Whiting, 32, and wife Cora Whiting, 36.
- 1920, Somerville Ward 6, Middlesex Co., MA: Sarah E. Whitney, widow, 65, ME, servant.
- 1920, son Harry not found.
- 1930, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA: Sarah E. Whitney, widow, 74, ME, servant.
- 1930, Arlington, Middlesex Co., MA: Harry L. Whitney, 49, wife Cora E. Whitney, 53, and daughter Barbara, 19.
- 1940, Arlington, Middlesex Co., MA: Sarah Whitney, widow, 87, mother in family of son Harry O. Whitney, 52, and grandaughter Barbara, 27.
- Census records.
1.^ "Walter H. [Whitney], s. of Amos, b. in Waltham, and Sophia W., b. in Newport, R.I., [born] Nov. 12, 1849," according to Cambridge 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 73, page 51.
3.^ L.D.S. International Genealogical Index, batch number M523101.