Family:Whitney, Charles Alfred (1853-a1907)
Charles Alfred9 Whitney (Eleazer Spalding8, Jonathan7, Jonathan6, Caleb5, Jonathan4, Richard3, Richard2, John1), son of Eleazer Spalding8 and Lucy (Peckham) Whitney, was born 10 Sep 1853, East Templeton, MA (or Fitzwilliam, NH, per marriage record), and died after 1907.
He married, 8 Apr 1874, Chelsea, MA, Rebecca Bourne Hinckley, daughter of Freeman and Mary A. (Tupper) Hinckley. She was born 9 Sep 1848, Sandwich, MA, and died 24 Oct 1911, East Templeton, MA.
He resided East Templeton, MA.
He (as "Alfred Whitney") was informant on the death certificate of his uncle Jonathan Mason Whitney, in Dec 1907. In the birth record of daughter Etta, he was "Alfred C."
Children of Charles Alfred9 and Rebecca Bourne (Hinckley) Whitney:
i. Etta Florence10 Whitney, b. 14 Jul 1875, Chelsea, MA, or Worcester, MA; d. 20 Feb 1900, East Templeton, MA, aged 24 years 7 months 6 days, of placenta pravid with hemorrhage causing death; m. 29 Nov 1893, Templeton, MA, George E. Hays, b. ca. 1869, Vergennes, VT, son of Jehiel C. and Laura (Cram) Hays; resided 11 1/2 Bellevue St., Worcester, MA. ii. Lucy Alberta Whitney, b. 23 May 1878, Millbury, MA; m. 11 May 1899, Templeton, MA, Robert M. Cobleigh, b. ca. 1870, Templeton, MA, son of Albert M. and Olive E. (Edwards) Cobleigh; resided East Templeton, MA.
Rebecca B. Hinckley was a descendant of "Mayflower" passenger John Howland (and probably others):
- John Howland, m. Elizabeth Tilley
- Desire Howland, m. John Gorham
- John Gorham, m. Mary Otis
- Mary Gorham, m. Joseph Hinckley
- John Hinckley, m. Bethiah Freeman
- John Hinckley, m. Hannah Ide
- Isaac Hinckley, m. Nancy Young
- Freeman Hinkcley, m. Mary A. Tupper
- Rebecca Bourne Hinckley, m. Charles Alfred9 Whitney
Freeman HINCKLEY 58 Self M M W MA Farmer MA MA Mary A. HINCKLEY 52 Wife F M W MA House Keeping MA MA Etta F. HINCKLEY 25 Dau F S W MA MA MA Martha H. TUPPER 76 MotL F W W MA MA MA Jennie F. TUPPER 10 Niec F S W MA MA MA James DOWER 15 Oth M S W NOVA SCOTIA Boarder NOVA SCOTIA NOVA SCOTIA Willie S. HINKLEY 27 Son M S W MA At College MA MA Charles A. WHITNEY 26 SonL M M W NH Works In Organ Shop MA MA Rebecca B. WHITNEY 31 Dau F M W MA MA MA Etta F. WHITNEY 4 GDau F S W MA NH MA Lucy A. WHITNEY 2 GDau F S W MA NH MA
217 218 Whitney, Charles A. Head W M Sep 1853 46 mar 26 New Hampshire Massachusetts Massachusetts Chair shop, Rents house -----, Rebecca B. Wife W F Sep 1848 51 mar 26 2ch 1liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Hayes, George E. Srvt W M Dec 1869 30 wid Massachusetts Vermont Massachusetts -----, Harold W. GSon W M Jul 1895 4 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts -----, Walter F. SiL W M Feb 1899 1 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts
- Census records.
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), pp. 641-642.
4.^ "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 435, pages 502 and 585.