Family:Whitney, William Riley (1829-1895)
William Riley9 Whitney (William Miller8, William Henry7, Henry6, Benjamin5, Daniel4, Benjamin3, John2, John1), son of William Miller8 and Delilah (Williams) Whitney, was born 9 Jul 1829, Dummerston, VT, and died 31 May 1895, Aurora, NY. He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, East Aurora, NY.
He married, before 1860, Harmenia Darrow. She was born about 1839, NY, and died after 1880.
Civil War soldier: Residence was not listed; 34 years old. Enlisted on 6/25/1863 at Aurora, NY as a 2nd Lieutenant. On 6/25/1863 he was commissioned into "K" Co. NY 67th Infantry. He was Mustered Out on 8/3/1863 at Buffalo, NY.
Children of William Riley9 and Harmenia (Darrow) Whitney, if any, unknown.
273 Frame $550 287 George H. Addington 30 M - - Erie Co. 1 - 20 None 1 - - - - 1 - Elizabeth Addington 23 F - Wife Erie 1 - 3 - - - - - - - - Charles H. Addington 2 M - Chld Erie Co. - - 2 - - - - - - - - Wiliston Addington 8m M - Chld Erie Co. - - 8m - - - - - - - - Angeline Williams 12 F - Srvt Erie Co. - - 5 - - - - - - - - Nelson Elmer 61 - - Srvt Vermont - - 7 Laborer 1 - - - - - - 288 Henry Whitney 21 M - - Vermont 1 - 20 Painter 1 - - - - - - Amelia Whitney 18 F - Wife Camada 1 - 6 - - - - - - - - William R. Whitney 24 M - Brot Vermont - - 20 Painter 1 - - - - - - Warren Gibbs 21 M - Brdr Canada - - 4 - - - - - - - -
1056 1038 William R. Whitney 31 M - House & Sign Painter $50 Vt. Harmenia " 21 F - N.Y. Julia Darrow 19 F - Do
170 174 Riley, William 41 M W Painter New York Male citizen over 21 Harmenia 30 F W Keeping house $400 New York Bean, Wm. 14 M W Ireland Parents foreign born, illiterate
The surname should obviously be Whitney, Riley being his middle name instead.
William R. WHITNEY 50 Self M M W VT Works In Baby Carr. Manf. Printing VT VT Harmina WHITNEY 40 Wife F M W NY Keeping House CT CT William A. BEAN 24 Neph M S W NY Trav. Agt. For Dry Goods ENG NY
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