Mailing List:2007-11-02 03, Re: Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 cemetery Pictures, by Ted Whitney

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From: "Ted Whitney" <twhitney -at- hughes.net> Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 cemetery Pictures Date: Fri, 2 Nov 2007 09:30:02 -0400 References: <001601c79bad$011158b0$6401a8c0@mediacenter><000801c79c0b$e5b053a0$0200a8c0@DHWZ3T31><BAY102-DAV1308AFF137EB05672B73FCA18D0@phx.gbl> Gail, Sent some pictures let me know if you did not get them or want more. Ted ----- Original Message ----- From: "Gail Anderson" <joelandgail -at- msn.com> To: <whitney -at- rootsweb.com> Sent: Friday, November 02, 2007 6:55 AM Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 cemetery Pictures > 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 > > > ------------------------------- > 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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