Family:Whitney, Aaron (c1808-1873)
Aaron7 Whitney ([prob.] Aaron6, Ezekiel5, John4, Benjamin3, John2, John1), probably son of Aaron6 and Hannah (Abbott) Whitney, was born about 1808, Watertown, MA, and died 14 Dec 1873, Fairfield, ME.
Marriage intentions were published 25 Dec 1846 for him "Mr." and "Miss" Keziah Dillingham, both of Fairfield. She was daughter Benjamin and Polly (Tozier) Dillingham. She was born about 1812, and died apparently between 1860 and 1870.
Blacksmith and laborer; Republican; Universalist.
Children of Aaron7 Keziah/Desire (Dillingham) Whitney:
i. Joseph Benjamin8 Whitney, b. 30 Nov 1847, Fairfield, ME; m. Ida Emma Wyman. ii. (daughter) Whitney, b. -----, Fairfield, ME; d. 1852, Fairfield, ME.
For a discussion of his conjectured parentage, see a discussion by Ken Whitney.
1.^ Vital Records of Fairfield, Maine: births, marriages and deaths, 2 volumes; compiled by Christine R. Brown. Found at the D.A.R. Genealogy Library, Washington, D.C. No marriage intentions were compiled.
2.^ "Intention of Marriage between Mr. Aaron Whitney and Miss Keziah Dillingham, both of Fairfield, were published and entered on 25 December 1846," according to LDS FHL Film #10864, Town & Vital Records of Fairfield, Maine, 1788-1867; LDS FHL, Kensington, MD.