Family:Whitney, Cassius M. (1846-1888)
Cassius M.8 Whitney (George Gale7, Stephen6, Samuel5, John4, Henry3, John2, Henry1), son of George Gale7 and Sally McNitt (Hawkins) Whitney, was born 29 Sep 1846, and died 27 Jun 1888, Lewistown, IL. He was buried in Oak Hill cemetery, Lewistown, IL.
He married, 10 Oct 1873, Henderson, NY, Adelia Gleason, daughter of Nathaniel and Fanny (Smith) Gleason, of Henderson. She was born 12 Nov 1850, Henderson, NY, and died after 1900.
He was a farmer. They settled at Henderson, and were living there in June 1877.
Children of Cassius M.8 and Adelia (Gleason) Whitney:
i. Walter Miles9 Whitney, b. 13 Nov 1876, Henderson, NY; m. 7 Jan 1903, West Superior, WI, Minnie I. M. Larson, b. ca. 1880, St. Paul, MN, dau. of Ole and Abetta (-----) Larson.
239 Frame $2000 245 G. G. Whitney 57 M - ---- Jefferson m Farmer - 1 - - 1 - Sally M. Whitney 53 F - Wife Jefferson m - Cassius Whitney 28 M - Son Jefferson m Farm Laborer Fred Whitney 20 M - Son Jefferson s - Gilbert Whitney 18 M - Son Jefferson s - Minnie Whitney 13 F - Dau Jefferson s - Nettie Whitney 10 F - Dau Jefferson s - Harley Whitney 8 M - Son Jefferson s - Marcus Whitney 60 M - Brot Jefferson s Farmer - 1 - - - - Deaf & Dumb
George G. WHITNEY 62 Self M M W NY Farmer NY CT Sally M. WHITNEY 60 Wife F M W NY Keeping House CT CT Cassius M. WHITNEY 33 Son M M W NY Farm Laborer NY NY Minnie WHITNEY 18 Dau F S W NY Teacher NY NY Nettie WHITNEY 15 Dau F S W NY Attending School NY NY Harley WHITNEY 14 Son M S W NY Farm Laborer NY NY Walter WHITNEY 3 GSon M S W NY NY NY
87 100 Whitney, Delia Head W F Feb 1852 48 wid 1ch 1liv New York New York New York House keeper, Owns free house -----, Walter Son W M Mar 1877 23 sgl New York New York New York Sailor
- 1905 State, Superior Ward 5, Douglas Co., WI:
381 Whitney, Walter M. Head W M 28 mar N.Y. N.Y. 2nd Capt. in vessell, Rents -----, Mamie Wife W F 20 mar Minn. Norway -----, George C. Son W M 1 sgl Wis. N.Y. & Minn.
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 1117 and p. 1950.
- Census records.