Family:Whitney, Walter Smith (1840-1902)
Walter Smith7 Whitney (Charles Edwin6, Josiah5, Eliasaph4, Nathan3, John2, Henry1), son of Charles Edwin6 and Rosanna (Mather) Whitney, was born 26 May 1840, Darien, CT, was baptized 4 Sep 1840, Darien, CT, and died 1902.
He married, 19 May 1869, Catherine Amelia Bates, daughter of George Seaman and Julia Ann (Wilmot) Bates. She was born about 1839, CT, and died 1917, Darien, CT.
He and his wife are buried in Spring Grove Cemetery, Darien, CT.
Children of Walter Smith7 and Catherine Amelia (Bates) Whitney:
i. Adelaide8 Whitney, b. 22 Feb 1871, Darien, CT; d. after 1940, then unmarried. ii. Stanley Crosby Whitney, b. 27 May 1873, Darien, CT; d. after 1940, then unmarried. iii. Ruth T. Whitney, b. 14 Nov 1879, Darien, CT; not in family in 1900.
1615 1972 Chas. E. Whitney 53 M - Farmer $4500 $400 Conn. Roseanna " 51 F - " Wm. M. " 26 M - Carpenter " Horace " 24 M - Do " Chas. S. " 22 M - School Teacher " Walter S. " 20 M - " George A. " 18 M - " Sarah M. " 12 F - " Attended school
163 161 Whitney, Walter S. 29 M W Grocer $2000 $200 Connecticut Male citizen over 21 -----, Catharine 28 F W Keeping house Connecticut
Walter S. WHITNEY 40 Self M M W CT Huckster CT NY Catharine A. WHITNEY 39 Wife F M W CT Keeping House CT CT Adelaide WHITNEY 9 Dau F S W CT At School CT CT Stanley C. WHITNEY 7 Son M S W CT At School CT CT Ruth WHITNEY 1 Dau F S W CT At Home CT CT
Whitney, Walter S. Head W M 60 mar -----, Catharine A. Wife W F 59 mar -----, Adelaide Dau W F 29 sgl -----, Stanley C. Son W M 27 Waterbury, Merlin J. XXXX W M 56 mar -----, Helen F. XXXX W F 46 mar
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 826.
- Census records.