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The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, by Frederick Clifton Pierce (Chicago: 1895)

Transcribed by the Whitney Research Group, 1999.

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8448. WILLIS WARD WHITNEY (Charles C., Zebina, Jonathan, Peter, Josiah, Josiah, [NOTE] Jonathan, John), b. Jan. 16, 1863; m. Emma SANBORN; res. Tunbridge, Vt., East Bethel, Vt. 9772. i. ALEX HARRY, b. Dec. 13, 1886. 9773. ii. CHARLES CARROLL, b. Nov. 3, 1888. 8454. EDWARD E. WHITNEY (Ohel E., Albert R., Josiah, Josiah, Josiah, Josiah, [NOTE] Jonathan, John), b. Seymour, Ind., Mar. 18, 1868; m. Nov. 18, 1888, Lilly S. MOORE, b. Oct. 3, 1867, d. May 17, 1892; m. 2d, June 19, 1893, Nora M. GILLETTE, b. Aug. 1, 1878; res. Birmingham, Iowa; s. p. 8601. RULUFF WHITNEY (William G., Ruluff, Christopher, William, William, William, Joshua, John), b. Aug. 26, 1837, in Portsmouth, O.; m. Apr. 26, 1871, Ellen M. CASSIDAY, b. Feb. 15, 1846, d. Chicago, Ill., 1881; m. 2d, Oct. 13, 1881, Mary Louise ADAMS, b. Feb. 5, 1853. He is forman in one of the largest tinning establishments in Ohio; res. Cincinnati, O., 285 Findlay St. 9774. i. RULUFF, b. Mar. 5, 1883; d. July 14, 1883. 9775. ii. GRACE MELVENIA, b. June 14, 1884. 9776. iii. WM. GLENNY, b. May 19, 1887. 9776a. iv. CLARA BELLE, b. Mar. 9, 1862; m. Oct. 25, 1877, Edward W. HARVEY, b. May 18, 1849; res. Chicago, Ill. Ch., Jesse Edwin, b. June 10, 1879; res. 1203 Wrightwood Ave. 8603. WILLIAM FLEMING WHITNEY (William G., Ruluff, Christopher, William, William, William, Joshua, John), b. Nov. 2, 1843; m. May 15, 1871, Lizzie M. JONES, b. May 15, 1845. William Fleming WHITNEY, clerk of the courts of Scioto county, Ohio, was born in Portsmouth, where he has always resided. He attended the public schools in his native city and the Bryant & Stratton business college in Cincinnati. After his graduation he was a clerk and later a bookkeeper. He entered the county clerk's office as deputy in 1867 and has continued to serve the county in some capacity since that time. In 1883 he was appointed clerk, and in 1889 was elected to that position and re-elected in 1893. He has been a member of the school board for six years. In May, 1864, he enlisted in Co. E., 140th Ohio V. I., and served for a short time. He is a Knight Templar, member of the G. A .R. and Elks; res. Portsmouth. O. 9777. i. EDWARD GLENNY, b. May 17, 1872. 9778. ii. DAVID ALBERT, b. May 17, 1872; d. June 27, 1872. 9779. iii. TOM JONES, b. Jan. 23, 1878; d. Dec. 10, 1884 8609. JAMES GLENNY WHITNEY (John, Ruluff, Christopher, William, William, William, Joshua, John), b. Apr. 22, 1847; m. at Cincinnati, O., Sept. 4, 1873, Linda Della Carr; b. Pittsburg, Pa., Oct. 3, 1855; res. Cincinnati and Portsmouth, O. 9780. i. JOHN, b. Dec. 28, 1874; d. Feb. 3, 1878. 9781. ii. MAUDE IRENE, b. Mar. 9, 1879. 9782. iii. BESSIE ANDERSON, b. Mar. 9, 1879. 8616. ALBERTUS L. WHITNEY (Lyman, Christopher, Christopher, William, William, William, Joshua, John), b. Hinsdale, N. Y., Aug. 1, 1829; m. at St. Paul, Minn., Feb. 22, 1863, Cornelia L. TOZER, b. Oct. 20, 1835, at Farmersville, N. Y. Albertus L. WHITNEY was with his father from 1829 to 1850; then he went to Kentucky and taught one year. From there went to Wisconsin and taught; in 1856 went to St. Anthony Falls and taught. From 1858 to 1863 was in employ of U. S. in postal service; Feb. 22, 1863, was married in St. Paul, Minn., to C. L. TOZER, then went to Jeffersonville, Ind., and for three years was railway ticket agent. From there went to Minneapolis, Minn., and was again an emplove in the Minneapolis postoffice as assistant postmaster and superintendent of carriers. In 1875 he went to Los Angeles, where he has since made his home. For five years he was con- nected with the postoffice department, and later was deputy county assessor and cashier for thr county tax collector; res. Los Angeles, Cal. 9782a. i. FRANK A., b. July 31, 1865; d. June 21, 1867. 9783a. ii. ALICE D., b. May 14, 1868, res at home. 9784a. iii. PARIS GIBSON, b. Aug. 27, 1870; d. Mar. 17, 1874. 8628. WILLIAM HENRY WHITNEY (George, George, Joshua, Joshua, Thomas, William, William, Joshua, John), b. Chenango, N. Y., July 10, 1827; m. Jan. 7, 1856, Julia Clar- issa FREEMAN, b. Aug. 27, 1834; he is a jeweler; res. New York, N. Y., add. 179 Broad- way.

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