Family:Whitney, William (b1755-a1800)
William Whitney, parentage unknown, was born sometime before 1755, location unknown, and died after 1800.
He married an unknown woman, born before 1755.
Children of William and ----- (-----) Whitney (order uncertain):
i. (son) Whitney, b. 1784-1790. Could he have been the "John Withney", enumerated in Hamilton Township in 1810? ii. (daughter) Whitney, b. 1790-1800. iii. (daughter) Whitney, b. 1790-1800.
There was a Margaret Widney in Hamilton Township, Franklin Co., PA, in 1810, who could be his widow, or perhaps a widowed daughter-in-law.
He was almost certainly a close relative, possibly father or uncle, of Alexander Widney (b1784-1831), of Fannett Township, Franklin Co., PA. Similarly for William Widney (c1798-1865), of the same place. He could be a brother of James Widney (c1720-1770), of Fannet Township, Franklin Co., PA.
- 1790, Fannet, Hamilton, etc., Franklin Co., PA: William Withney 2 males over 16, 1 male under 16, 3 females.
- 1800, Hamilton Township, Franklin Co., PA: William Withny, 1 male over 45, 1 male 16-26, 1 female over 45, 2 females under 10.
- 1810: not found.
- 1820: not found.