Mailing List:2007-11-02 07, 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 18:55:59 -0400 References: <001601c79bad$011158b0$6401a8c0@mediacenter><000801c79c0b$e5b053a0$0200a8c0@DHWZ3T31><BAY102-DAV1308AFF137EB05672B73FCA18D0@phx.gbl><003501c81d54$b7ad1090$0200a8c0@DHWZ3T31><BAY102-DAV2F524DE8BB14322CE39EFA18D0@phx.gbl> Gail, I did send them in a attachment, I can embed them in the e-mail if it works. Check your spam? I sent a test e-mail with test for text to see if it would go through. You could try e-mailing off the list and I could reply to That My address should be visible. I do have a lot of pictures. Ted----- Original Message ----- From: "Gail Anderson" <joelandgail -at- msn.com> To: <whitney -at- rootsweb.com> Sent: Friday, November 02, 2007 11:22 AM Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 cemetery Pictures > Hi Ted, > I didn't get any pictures, I would love everything you have on Clarendon, > that group of Whitney's. What kind of pictures to you have beside the > cemetery? Did you send them in an attachment? > > Thanks so much Gail > > -----Original Message----- > From: whitney-bounces -at- rootsweb.com -at- rootsweb.com > On > Behalf Of Ted Whitney > Sent: Friday, November 02, 2007 7:30 AM > To: whitney -at- rootsweb.com > Subject: Re: [WHITNEY] Silas Whitney,Jr. born 1762 cemetery Pictures > > 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 > > > ------------------------------- > 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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