Family:Whitney, William Henry (1831-a1910)

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William Henry8 Whitney (Oscar Fitzoland7, John6, Abijah5, Daniel4, Henry3, John2, Henry1), son of Oscar Fitzoland7 and Christian Ann (Cary) Whitney, was born 3 Apr 1831, Florida, NY, and died after 1910.

He married, 31 Mar 1853, Denton, NY, Mary Ann Tetther, daughter of Edward and Elizabeth (Peet) Tetther, by Rev. O. M. Johnson, Presbyterian. She was born 11 Nov 1831, Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England, and died after 1910.

Phoenix says the following:

"... a painter and paper-hanger .... They lived at Florida for about twelve years; and then settled at Barryville, in Highland, N. Y., where they were living in May 1875. He had then served as justice of the peace, and commissioner of excise, since 1 Jan. 1870, having been reelected in March 1873."

Children of William Henry8 and Mary Ann (Tetther) Whitney:

i. John Oscar8 Whitney, b. 18 Sep 1856, Florida, NY; m. Janet G. Hutchins.
ii. Mary Alice Whitney, b. 24 Jul 1858, Florida, NY.
iii. Eugenia Ann Whitney, b. 15 Jun 1860, Florida, NY.
iv. Edward Herbert Whitney, b. 27 Feb 1864, Florida, NY; d. 26 Oct 1865, Highland, NY, and was buried there.

Census

52 Frame $400 64 Wm H. Whitney 25 M - - Orange 1 - 25 Chair Maker 1 - - - - - - Mary A. Whitney 22 F - Wife England 1 - 4 - - - - - - - - Jack Black 40 M - - Orange - - 40 Laborer - - - 1 - - -

2351 2418 W. H. Whiting 28 M - Chair Maker N.Y. Mary A. 26 F - England John O. 3 M - N.Y. Mary A. 2 F - " Nathaniel Conkling 40 M - $6000 -- "

118 118 Whitney, William M. 39 M W Farmer $800 $120 N.Y. Male citizen over 21 -----, Mary A. 38 F W Keeping House England Parents foreign born -----, John O. 13 M W N.Y. Mother foreign born, Attended school -----, Mary A. 11 F W N.Y. Mother foreign born, Attended school -----, Eugena A. 10 F W N.Y. Mother foreign born, Attended school

197 Frame $200 220 William H. Whitney 44 M - ---- Orange m Printer

207 Frame $200 231 William H. Whitney 44 M - ---- Orange m Painter - 1 - - 1 - Mary A. Whitney 43 F - Wife England m - John O. Whitney 18 M - Son Orange s Painter Mary A. Whitney 16 F - Dau Orange s - Eugene A. Whitney 15 F - Dau Orange s - John Campbell 19 M - ---- Orange s Painter

193 204 Whitney, Wm. H. W M 49 mar Farmer & Painter New York N.Y. N.Y. -------, Mary A. W F 48 Wife mar Keeping House England England England -------, Eugenia N. W F 19 Dau sgl At School attended school New York N.Y. England Stidd, William W M 14 Svt Works on Farm New York N.Y. N.Y.

24 24 Whitney, William H. Head W M Mch 1831 69 mar 47 New York New York New York Painter, Literate, owns free house -----, Mary A. Wife W F Nov 1831 68 mar 47 4ch 2liv England England England Immig. 1862, Literate

  • 1910, Highland, Sullivan Co., NY:

55 56 Whitney, Wm. H. Head M W 79 mar57 New York New York New York speaks English, Painter, House, works on own account, literate, owns free house -------, Mary A. Wife F W 76 mar57 4ch 2liv England England England immigrated 1851, not naturalized, speaks English, literate

References

  • Census records.

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