Mailing List:2007-11-02 01, Re: Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 cemetery Pictures, by Gail Anderson

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From: "Gail Anderson" <joelandgail -at- msn.com> Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 cemetery Pictures Date: Fri, 2 Nov 2007 04:55:57 -0600 References: <001601c79bad$011158b0$6401a8c0@mediacenter><000801c79c0b$e5b053a0$0200a8c0@DHWZ3T31> In-Reply-To: <000801c79c0b$e5b053a0$0200a8c0@DHWZ3T31> Hi Ted, I would love to have a copy of the pictures, I wrote before but don't know if it went through or not. I am planning a trip back there in the spring and would love to be able to see where thing are. I appreciate your willingness to share. Thanks Gail Anderson -----Original Message----- From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com On Behalf Of Ted Whitney Sent: Monday, May 21, 2007 6:55 PM To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 I have some pictures of the Whitney cemetary in Claredon, VT where Silas and his wife are buried if you are interested let me know. Ted Whitney ----- Original Message ----- From: "James Whitney" <jameswhitney1716 -at- comcast.net> To: <whitney -at- rootsweb.com> Sent: Monday, May 21, 2007 9:36 AM Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 > Most of these are from the Vermont Town records as found at Ancestry.com > > -----Original Message----- > From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com > On > Behalf Of Gail Anderson > Sent: Sunday, May 20, 2007 10:08 PM > To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com > Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 > > Hi James I have made you a couple of CD's with documents on them. I hope > you > can open word documents. Some are PDF's Let me know. I need your address. > I > will send them tomorrow. Where did these records come from and where can I > find them do you know? > > Gail > > Whitney, Silas, Jr. Resident of: Name as recorded: Whitney, Silas, Jr. > Petition from Philadelphia (Chittenden) and Chittenden to establish the > ancient town lines. Record Date: 1788-09-23 Series: SE-118 Record Type: > Petition Volume: 22 Record ID: 16817 Page: 172 > > > -----Original Message----- > From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com > On > Behalf Of James Whitney > Sent: Sunday, May 20, 2007 9:33 AM > To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com > Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 > > Yes, I would highly desire the Silas Whitney Rev. war records. The town > mentioned in the last record is Chittenden, Vermont. > Do you know anything about Silas Whitney's wife-Ester Weeks? > James E. Whitney,II > email jameswhitney1716 -at- comcast.net > -----Original Message----- > From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com > On > Behalf Of Gail Anderson > Sent: Saturday, May 19, 2007 9:42 PM > To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com > Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 > > Hi James, > > I just got results back on a cousin of Larry's. You may have noticed a 3 > step mutation on marker DYS 413a on the DNA chart for Larry. This has been > a > problem while using the "stepwise model" that FamilyTreeDNA uses because > it > counts it as 3 mutations instead of one mutation. The infinite allele > model > just counts it as a one step mutation. So, that makes too many mutations > for > us to be related in an important genealogical time frame. > > However, by testing another male cousin we discovered that he does not > have > this 3 step mutation. According to Bennett Greenspan this mutation had to > occur with the grandfather of both the cousins or the father of Larry. So > that makes us have only one mutation at DYS534. Now we, (you and I) match > more closely. You have 2 mutations at DYS 464b and DYS 557, add that to > our > one mutation and that makes 3 mutations between us. > > That equates to a 69.18% probability that we are related within 8 > generations which puts us at Silas Sr. If we add in a paper trail and > recalculate the generations our probability number goes down. So at a 3 > step > mutation we need more documentation. We have learned some things in the > last > month or so. > > A cousin has determined that the Canandaigua, Ontario County, New York, > Silas Whitney is not from the 1762 Vermont Silas Whitney Sr. line. We are > extending the 12 marker test of a descendant of that line to see if our > DNA > profile matches. > > So... If our DNA matches this person's then we do not belong to the 1762 > Vermont Silas Whitney line. However, it does not appear that the New York > Silas had a son named Silas, and since we know that we are a descendant of > Silas Newcomb Whitney of Canandaigua of New York, we may not match. I will > be surprised if it does. > > If our DNA does not match it appears that our closest match so far is > Silas > Jr. of Vermont. I have a perfect match With Lowell Thomas Whitney who > traces > his family to Ohio. His family record has it that the father of this Ohio > ancestor was born in New York, so there may be clues there. I about 4 week > we will know whether or not we are linked to the older New York, Silas > Whitney. It appears that the Silas Whitney in the 1820 Census in > Canandaigua > and the 1762 Silas Jr. of Vermont are not the same person. > > I have some Revolutionary war records of Silas Sr. and Silas Jr. of > Vermont. > I can send you copies of those as there are several entries and a > connection > with Peter Powers and a Cyrus Chipman who do move to Ontario County New > York > along with Jarameal Powers father of Peter. So I still think there is a > New > York connection with the Vermont 1762 Silas but as of yet cannot prove it. > > I also have a transcript of a petition of these men to governor Clinton of > N.Y. for redress of lost land due to their support of N.Y. in the border > dispute of New York and Vermont. As of yet I don't know if they were given > land in New York to replace their losses. I am working on pulling this > together and will send it to you when I have finished it. > > I am interested in the last paragraph of your letter > > Whitney, Silas, Jr. Resident of: Name as recorded: Whitney, Silas, Jr. > Petition from Philadelphia (Chittenden) and Chittenden to establish the > ancient town lines. Record Date: 1788-09-23 Series: SE-118 Record Type: > Petition Volume: 22 Record ID: 16817 Page: 172 > > I couldn't fin a Chittenden in PA. There is one in Vermont, which records > does this entry refer to. Do you have anymore details on this? > > I look forward to comparing more information as we gather it. > Gail > > > > -----Original Message----- > From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com > On > Behalf Of James Whitney > Sent: Friday, May 18, 2007 10:13 AM > To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com > Subject: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 > > GailandLarry: > > I see where you have your 67 marker DNA results. Looks like we link to > Silas > Whitney. What records do you have on your Silas Whitney,Jr.? My data on > Silas, Jr. is as follows: > > Shown on pay rolls serving with Capt. Salisbury's co. in the Rev. > war -first > service Oct. 17, 1777. > > Revolutionary Soldiers in Vermont > > WHITNEY, Silas, Jr, VT; r Clarendon; Capt Salisbury's co 1777; 41, p 58. > ----------------- > Mass. Town Birth Records > Name: Silas WHITNEY Birth Date: Aug. 15, 1762 Birth Place: Rutland > Father's > Name: Silas Sex: M > This may be the birth registration of Silas, Jr. It was common for the > births to be recorded weeks after the event. > Name: Silas Whitney Birth Date: 15 Aug 1762 Birth Place: Rutland Father's > First Name: Silas Gender: Male Source: Vital Records of Rutland > ----------------- > Index to the 1820 Census for Ontario County, NY > > WHITNEY SILAS CANANDAIGUA 222 > ---------------------- > Whitney, Silas, Jr. Resident of: Name as recorded: Whitney, Silas, Jr. > Petition from Philadelphia (Chittenden) and Chittenden to establish the > ancient town lines. Record Date: 1788-09-23 Series: SE-118 Record Type: > Petition Volume: 22 Record ID: 16817 Page: 172 > > Do you have anything else? > > Sincerely James E. Whitney,II > Family Search ID-PR227 > -----Original Message----- > From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com > On > Behalf Of Gail Anderson > Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2007 7:23 PM > To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com > Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Website > > I think your right Rose Zella. Thanks for responding so we know we are > still > connected. > > Gail > > -----Original Message----- > From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com > On > Behalf Of Rose Zella Proctor > Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2007 7:47 PM > To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com > Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Website > > Do you think maybe everyone just has spring fever? > Out here in Wyoming its crazy. Moher's Day it was near 90 degrees. > Got up the next morning to 54 degrees. That just takes the sap out of > you and > seems there is freaky weather all over. So all you Whitney relatives > take care > and we will soon find something interesting in our family tree again. > Rose Zella > On May 16, 2007, at 7:26 PM, Gail Anderson wrote: > >> Hi Ben, >> >> I have been wondering the same thing. There are at least two of us >> alive and >> kicking. Anybody? Anybody? >> >> Gail >> P.S. I got some really good DNA news. I am so happy for who ever had >> the >> foresight to do the surname Test. Thank you, Thank you Thank you. >> >> -----Original Message----- >> From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com >> -at- rootsweb.com On >> Behalf Of Benjamin Whitney >> Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2007 3:21 PM >> To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com >> Subject: [WHITNEY] Website >> >> Greetings, >> >> Is [WHITNEY] still working? >> Or, have I been purged? >> Speak to me, somebody! >> >> Regards, >> Ben >> >> >> ------------------------------- >> To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to >> WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the >> quotes >> in the subject and the body of the message >> >> >> ------------------------------- >> To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to >> WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the >> quotes in the subject and the body of the message >> > > > ------------------------------- > To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to > WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the > quotes > in the subject and the body of the message > > > ------------------------------- > To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to > WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the > quotes > in the subject and the body of the message > > > -- > No virus found in this incoming message. > Checked by AVG Free Edition. > Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database: 269.7.3/809 - Release Date: 5/17/2007 > 5:18 PM > > > ------------------------------- > To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to > WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the > quotes > in the subject and the body of the message > > > ------------------------------- > To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to > WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the > quotes > in the subject and the body of the message > > > -- > No virus found in this incoming message. > Checked by AVG Free Edition. > Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database: 269.7.6/813 - Release Date: 5/20/2007 > 7:54 AM > > > ------------------------------- > To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to > WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the > quotes > in the subject and the body of the message > > > ------------------------------- > To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to > WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the > quotes > in the subject and the body of the message > > > -- > No virus found in this incoming message. > Checked by AVG Free Edition. > Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database: 269.7.6/813 - Release Date: 5/20/2007 > 7:54 AM > > > ------------------------------- > To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to > WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the > quotes in the subject and the body of the message ------------------------------- To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to WHITNEY-request -at- rootsweb.com with the word 'unsubscribe' without the quotes in the subject and the body of the message


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