Family:Whitney, William Emerson (1821-1890)
William Emerson8 Whitney (Solomon Blair7, Peter6, Timothy5, Jonas4, Moses3, Richard2, John1), son of Solomon Blair7 and Mary (Ware) Whitney, was born 9 Nov 1821, Houndsfield, NY, and died 10 Jun 1890, MI. He was buried in Rockford Cemetery, Rockford, MI.
He married, 9 Jun 1847, Birmingham, MI, Hannah Lapham Pratt, of Macedon, NY, daughter of Elijah and Beulah (Lapham) Pratt. She was born 8 Sep 1824, Erie Co., NY, and died 22 Nov 1899, Kent Co., MI. She was buried in Rockford Cemetery, Rockford, MI.
He has been justice of the peace for over 20 years; resided Rockford, Michigan.
Children of William Emerson8 and Hannah Lapham (Pratt) Whitney:
i. Eugene Corell9 Whitney, b. 11 Jul 1848; m. Emma A. Lewis. ii. Phila Cynthia Whitney, b. 9 Mar 1852.
1653 1653 Wm. J. Whitney 29 M - Joiner $500 N.Y. Hannah L. Whitney 26 F - N.Y. Eugene J. " 2 M - Mich.
1001 905 Wm. E. Whitney 38 M - Farmer $4000 $840 New York Hannah L. " 35 F - " " Eugene C. " 11 M - Michigan Attended school Philo C. " 7 M - " Attended school
134 135 Whitney, William 48 M W Farmer $12000 $2000 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Hannah 45 F W Keeping House New York -----, Eugene 21 M W Works on farm Michigan Attended school, Male citizen over 21 -----, Phila 19 F W Michigan Attended school Benedict, Floyed 18 M W Works on farm Wisconsin Attended school
E. William WHITNEY 58 Self M M W NY Farmer CT NY L. Hannah WHITNEY 55 Wife F M W NY Keeping House CT MA Isaac LEMMONS 22 Oth M S W OH Farm Laborer NOT KNOWN GER A. TEFT 14 Oth F S W MI Atending 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. 505.