Family:Whitney, William W. (1816-1863)

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William W.8 Whitney (Moses7, Moses6, Ephraim5, Moses4, Moses3, Richard2, John1), son of Moses7, was born about 17 Aug 1816, Raymond, ME,[1] and died 29 Jan 1863, Frankfort, ME, aged 44 years 5 months 12 days.[2]

He married, date and place unknown, Catherine S. Robbins, daughter of Samuel Ball Robbins. She was born about 16 Sep 1828, NH, and died 28 Apr 1908, Frankfort, ME, aged 79 years 6 months 12 days.[3] She married secondly, 8 Mar 1864, Frankfort, ME, William York, "both of Frankfort".[4]

They were buried in Wiswell Cemetery, Frankfort, ME.

Children of William W.8 and Catherine S. (Robbins) Whitney:

i. Florilla S.9 Whitney, b. ca. 1845, ME; m. 2 Apr 1863, Frankfort, ME, Henry Davis, "both of Frankfort".[5]
ii. Joseph L. Whitney, b. ca. 1846, ME.
iii. Rhoda Whitney, b. ca. 1848, ME.
iv. Winfield Scott Whitney, b. ca. 1850, ME; m. Emily Mills.
v. Ida B. Whitney, b. ca. 1858, Frankfort, ME; d. m. 8 Jan 1883, Becket or Pittsfield, MA, John L/S. Mitchell, b. ca. 1859, Scotland, son of William and Ann (-----) Mitchell.[6]

Census

32 33 Wm. W. Whitney 31 M - Farmer $400 Maine Cathrine S. Whitney 22 F - N. Hampshire Florilla S. " 6 F - " Attended school Joseph L. " 4 M - " Attended school Rhoda " 2 F - " Scott W. " 8/12 M - "

548 564 William W. Whitney 42 M - Far. $1000 $500 M.E. Catharine " 32 F - N.H. Florilla " 15 F - M.E. Attended school Joseph " 14 M - do Attended school Rada " 12 F - do Attended school Scot " 10 M - do Attended school Ida " 2 F - do

153 179 York, William 51 M W Quarryman $2000 $150 Maine Male citizen over 21 " Catherine 41 F W Keeping House New Hampshire " Eda A. 3 F W At Home Maine Whitney, Ida B. 12 F W do do

  • 1880, widow Catherine not found.

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "William [Whitney], s. Moses and Sarah, b. 17 Aug. 1816," according to Raymond, Maine, Vital Records.

2.^  Wiswell Cemetery, Frankfort, ME.

3.^  "Catherine S. [Whitney], Mrs., and William York, b. of Frankfort, m. 8 Mar. 1864, Frankfort [WCM Vol. 2:182]. [p. 264]," according to Mosher, Elizabeth M., Vital Records of Frankfort, Waldo County, Maine, up to and including the year 1941. Including marriage, Military and census Records (Rockport, ME: Picton Press, 1999).

4.^  Wiswell Cemetery, Frankfort, ME.

5.^  "Florilla S., and Henry Davis, b. of Frankfort, m. 2d Apr. 1863, Frankfort [WCM Vol. 2:185, TRJ 24 Apr. 1863, Rockland Gazette 25 Apr. 1863]. [p. 264]," according to Mosher, Elizabeth M., Vital Records of Frankfort, Waldo County, Maine, up to and including the year 1941. Including marriage, Military and census Records (Rockport, ME: Picton Press, 1999).

6.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 343, pages 32 and 64.


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