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From: "Jeanne Muse" <jwmuse -at- earthlink.net> Subject: [WHITNEY-L] Desc. of Joseph Whitney & Anna Eames Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2002 19:10:30 -0500 Dear WRG: I received this email message from Marion Walter (mwalter -at- earthlink.net). I will transcribe the Lee-Otman Cemetery records into a separate email message (since we can't forward pictures on this list). I did advise her that John Whitney of Watertown was not the grandson of Robert. Jeanne Marion Walter wrote: Hi Jeanne, The attached page is from the book," Granville, Washington Co., NY cemetery inscriptions" by Margaret R Jenks page 150. These are inscriptions from the Lee-Oatman Cemtery in South Granville, NY. Towards the bottom of the page are some children of Joseph Whitney and Anna Eames ( Adah who married Robert Chittenden and Perley Whitney. Joseph born 1753 was the son of Joshua Whitney. My husband is a descendant of Joseph's daughter, Adah who married Robert Chittenden. Descendants of Joshua Whitney Generation No. 1 1. Joshua6 Whitney (Cornelius5, Joshua4, John3, Thomas2, Robert1) was born December 01, 1724 in Groton, Middlesex, MA, and died 1814 in Hancock, MA. Children of Joshua Whitney are: 2 i. Isaac7 Whitney 3 ii. Rufus Whitney 4 iii. Joanna Whitney + 5 iv. Joseph Whitney, born October 24, 1753 in Killingly, Connecticut; died January 24, 1837 in Ontario, NY. 6 v. Matthias Whitney, born April 19, 1757. 7 vi. Cornelius Whitney, born 1761. 8 vii. Joshua Whitney, born 1769. Generation No. 2 5. Joseph7 Whitney (Joshua6, Cornelius5, Joshua4, John3, Thomas2, Robert1) was born October 24, 1753 in Killingly, Connecticut, and died January 24, 1837 in Ontario, NY. He married Anna Eames December 16, 1784 in Putnam, Windham, CT, daughter of Mark Eames. Notes for Joseph Whitney: About 1784 moved to Granville, NY soon after, followed the occupation of farming rearing a large family and in 1827 moved with his son, William, to Ontario, NY. They were Baptist. He began military service in 1777 Hancock, Berkshire, MA; Revolutionary War soldier, aged 24 years Children of Joseph Whitney and Anna Eames are: 9 i. Paul8 Whitney. 10 ii. Anne Whitney. 11 iii. Joseph Whitney. 12 iv. Lydia Whitney. 13 v. Matilda Whitney. 14 vi. Reba Whitney. 15 vii. William Whitney, born December 07, 1798. 16 viii. Betsey Whitney, born December 07, 1798. + 17 ix. Adah Whitney, born May 1787 in New York; died February 14, 1865 in South Granville, New York. Generation No. 3 17. Adah8 Whitney (Joseph7, Joshua6, Cornelius5, Joshua4, John3, Thomas2, Robert1) was born May 1787 in New York, and died February 14, 1865 in South Granville, New York. She married Robert Chittenden. He was born December 15, 1785 in Connecticut, and died March 15, 1866 in South Granville, New York. Notes for Adah Whitney: Birthplace from 1850 Granville, NY federal census records. Birthplace from 1850 Granville, NY federal census records. Notes for Robert Chittenden: birthplace from 1850 Granville, NY federal census record Children of Adah Whitney and Robert Chittenden are: + 18 i. Mary E.9 Chittenden, born 1812 in New York; died August 23, 1873 in South Granville, NY. 19 ii. George Rodney Chittenden, born July 18, 1814; died January 26, 1878. He married Flora Charlotte Castle 1843. 20 iii. Adah S. Chittenden, born 1817; died 1893. She married Samuel Chapin 1874; born April 17, 1810 in Jamacia, Vermont; died May 24, 1889. 21 iv. Harriet Chittenden, born December 1818; died September 25, 1822. 22 v. Robert Chittenden, born June 14, 1822; died June 17, 1822. 23 vi. Warren Chittenden, born February 27, 1825; died May 30, 1825. + 24 vii. Adonijah Foot Chittenden, born 1826; died April 04, 1895 in Wilson County, NY. 25 viii. Warren Chittenden, born May 04, 1827; died January 09, 1852. 26 ix. Amanda Chittenden, born 1829; died March 25, 1909. Generation No. 4 18. Mary E.9 Chittenden (Adah8 Whitney, Joseph7, Joshua6, Cornelius5, Joshua4, John3, Thomas2, Robert1) was born 1812 in New York, and died August 23, 1873 in South Granville, NY. She married Samuel Chapin 1835 in Granville, New York, son of Zyba Chapin and Lucy Brown. He was born April 17, 1810 in Jamacia, Vermont, and died May 24, 1889. Children of Mary Chittenden and Samuel Chapin are: 27 i. W. Lowell10 Chapin, born 1837 in New York. 28 ii. Marcus D Chapin, born August 09, 1839 in South Granville, NY; died July 19, 1890 in Brattleboro Insane Asylum, Vermont. + 29 iii. Harriet Elizabeth Chapin, born July 28, 1843 in South Granville, NY; died September 10, 1891 in Granville, NY. 30 iv. George Chapin, born 1846 in New York. Generation No. 5 29. Harriet Elizabeth10 Chapin (Mary E.9 Chittenden, Adah8 Whitney, Joseph7, Joshua6, Cornelius5, Joshua4, John3, Thomas2, Robert1) was born July 28, 1843 in South Granville, NY, and died September 10, 1891 in Granville, NY. She married Francis Dennison Hammond April 09, 1862, son of Daniel Hammond and Deborah Hall. He was born August 04, 1837 in South Granville, NY, and died December 09, 1903 in Granville, NY. Notes for Francis Dennison Hammond: Francis served in Co I of the 5th VT Infantry Regt in the Civil War. He was wounded in the right thigh during the Seven Days Battles on the Peninsula on June 29, 1862. Children of Harriet Chapin and Francis Hammond are: 37 i. George William11 Hammond, born September 02, 1864 in Poultney, VT; died August 19, 1926 in San Fernando, California. He married Mary N. Austin; born February 25, 1864 in Middle Granville, Washington Co., NY; died March 07, 1944 in Poultney, Rutland Co,, NY. Notes for George William Hammond: He was a harness maker in 1898 and was living alone at 2233 Echo Park Ave in Los Angeles in 1920 as a house painter. Cremated and buried in Hammond family plot in Elmwood Cemetery with no marker. He had lived in CA for 22 years before his death. 38 ii. Fred Samuel Hammond, born August 24, 1867 in North Pawlet, Vermont; died May 28, 1949 in Middle Granville, NY. He married Henrietta Lousie Ives November 01, 1891 in Middle Granville, NY; born February 26, 1869 in Middle Granville, NY; died March 04, 1966 in Granville, NY. 39 iii. Francis Nahum Hammond, born February 11, 1871 in South Granville, NY; died May 15, 1934 in Newington, New Hampshire. He married Nellie E. Drake April 12, 1899 in Poultney, VT; born May 1877 in Hampton, Washington Co., NY.


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