Family:Whitney, William Prescott (1856-a1900)

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William Prescott Whitney (William M., William), son of William M. and Lucy Jane (Morse) Whitney, was born about Nov 1856, Brookfield, VT, and died after 1900.

He married, 20 Mar 1883, Boston, MA, Edith Annie Tower, daughter of Mayhew and Annie (-----) Tower.[1] She was born about 1865, Dorchester, MA, or Wood Point, NB, and died after 1920. Apparently they were divorced. She married secondly, 12 Oct 1912, Portland, ME [recorded at Revere, MA], Clarence W. Hall.[2]

Children of William Prescott and Edith Annie (Tower) Whitney:

i. William Frederick Whitney, b. 30 Oct 1884, Boston[3] or Charlestown, MA; m. 15 Aug 1906, Providence, RI, Florence Ella Jewell, b. 26 May 1881, Shrewsbury, MA, dau. of Benjamin Franklin and Ella J. (Carpenter) Jewell. They were divorced before 1920. Children:
a. Ruth F. Whitney, b. ca. 1907, MA; d. aft. 1920.
b. Hazel Marion Whitney, b. 4 Sep 1909, Medford, MA;[4] d. aft. 1920.
ii. Lucy Edna Whitney, b. 2 Nov 1887, Boston or Charlestown, MA; m. 1 Sep 1909, Somerville, MA [also recorded Medford, MA], Frank William Komenda, b. ca. 1889, Boston, MA, son of Frank and Anna (Blicha/Belcha) Komenda.[5] He was a drugist.

Census

109 148 Swain, Gideon W. Head W M May 1866 34 mar 3 Maine Maine Maine Provision dealer, Owns mortgaged house -----, Ada S. Wife W F Mar 1861 39 mar 3 2ch 2liv New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire -----, Frank B. Sson W M Jul 1882 17 sgl Massachusetts New York New Hampshire Attends college -----, Albert E. Sson W M Sep 1884 15 sgl Massachusetts New York New Hampshire Attends school -----, Frances V. Dau W F Apr 1896 4 sgl Massachusetts Maine Massachusetts Stevens, Emma Ldgr W F Jun 1856 43 mar 1 5ch 5liv Maine Unknown Maine Housekeeper -----, Selia M. Dau W F Mar 1881 19 sgl Maine Maine Maine Bookkeeper employment office -----, Harry M. Son W M Oct 1888 11 sgl Massachusetts Maine Maine At school Whitney, William P. Brdr W M Nov 1856 43 wid Vermont Massachusetts Vermont Foreman telph. co. -----, Frederick W. Brdr W M Oct 1884 15 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Nova Scotia At school Echinagoutia, Helena Ldgr W F Sep 1875 24 sgl Maine Maine Maine Waitress

126 167 Hollis, Sarah E. Head W F Mar 1842 58 wid 9ch 9liv New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Rents house -----, Grace G. Dau W F Sep 1869 30 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire Telep. operator -----, Nettie M. Dau W F Jun 1867 32 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire Telep. operator -----, Daisey G. Dau W F Mar 1883 27 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire At school -----, Bertha M. Dau W F Dec 1878 21 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire Clerk goods -----, Frederick H. Son W M Aug 1873 26 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts New Hampshire Teamster Whitney, Lucy Brdr W F Nov 1887 12 sgl Massachusetts Vermont Maine At school

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 345, page 34.

2.^  Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915, at FamilySearch.org.

3.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 351, page 111.

4.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 583, page 589.

5.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 587, pages 590 and 679.


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