Family:Whitney, Zimri (1775-1862)

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Zimri7 Whitney (John6, Zachariah5, John4, Joseph3, John2, John1), son of John6 and Priscilla (Battles) Whitney, was born 14 May 1775, Lunenburg, MA, and died 24 Aug 1862, Peru, VT.

Marriage intentions were published 8 May 1801, Lunenburg, MA, for him and Sukey Sanderson, "both of Lunenburg".[1] He married, 28 May 1801, Lunenburg, MA, Susanna Sanderson "both of Lunenburg".[2] She was born 15 May 1782, and died 1865. He resided Rindge, 1812, Jaffrey, NH, 1814, and Peru, VT, 1826.

Children of Zimri7 and Susanna (Sanderson) Whitney:

i. Isaac Sanderson8 Whitney, b. 7 Apr 1802; m.(1) Maria Orrington; m.(2) Hannah Crandall.
ii. Abraham Whitney, b. 19 Jan 1804; m. Adaline Sawyer.
iii. Charles Whitney, b. 2 Mar 1805; m. Adaline Strong.
iv. Alvah Whitney, b. 27 Jun 1808; m. Caroline Geyer.
v. Susannah P. Whitney, b. 22 Aug 1810; m. 19 Apr 1835, Boston, MA,[3] 16 Apr 1833, Benjamin Penfield; resided Gibsonburg, OH. He was b. 16 Apr 1811; d. 27 Sep 1855; was a farmer. She resided at 414 Parker St., East Toledo, OH. Children:
a. Annie M. Penfield, b. 29 Jan 1836; m. 1865, ----- Williams; resided Peru, VT.
b. Mary E. Penfield, b. 14 Sep 1837; m. 2 Dec 1859, ----- Phillips; resided Peru, VT.
c. Benjamin F. Penfield, b. 14 Nov 1839; d. 18 Nov 1851.
d. Nathan C. Penfield, b. 18 Feb 1842; m. 12 Aug 1871; resided Manchester, VT.
e. William A. Penfield, b. 3 Jun 1844; m. 1 Jan 1871; resided East Toledo, OH.
f. John W. Penfield, b. 26 Sep 1845; m. May 1871, ----- -----; resided Belleville, KS.
g. Charles F. Penfield, b. 11 Jun 1852; resided 71 Lawrence St., Cleveland, OH.
vi. Hosea Whitney, b. 17 Mar 1813; m. Charlotte Sawyer.
vii. Thomas Peabody Whitney, b. 29 Aug 1816; m. Harriett A. Benjamin.
viii. George S. Whitney, b. 17 Apr 1819; m. Eveline Bernard.
ix. John Stanley Whitney, b. 21 May 1822; m. Veleria P. Johnson.
x. Richard Baxter Whitney, b. 18 Jun 1825; living 1860; d. unmarried

Census

513 528 Zimry Whitney 73 M - Farmer $600 Mass. Sally 61 F - " Baxter 25 M - Vt. Illiterate, Idiot

1634 1669 Susan Pennfield 49 M - Widow $600 $130 Mass. Nathan 18 M - Maine Charles 9 M - Mass. Attended school Zimri Whitney 86 M - Farmer " Susannah 78 F - Wife " Richard B. Whitney 36 M - N.H. Idiot

References

1.^  "Zimri [Whitney], and Sukey Sanderson, b. of Lunenburg, int. May 8, 1801. (3:95)," according to Walter A. Davis, comp., Early Records of the Town of Lunenburg, Massachusetts, Including That Part Which is Now Fitchburg, 1719-1764 (Fitchburg, MA: Fitchburg City Council, 1896).

2.^  "Zimri [Whitney], and Sukey Saunderson, b. of Lunenburg, [married] May 28, 1801, by Daniel Putnam, Esqr.," according to Lunenburg Vital Records.

3.^  Boston Vital Records.


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