Family:Whitney, Charles Edward (1868-1915)

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Charles Edward8 Whitney (Adelbert7, Richard Lewis6, Henry5, Eliasaph4, Nathan3, John2, Henry1), son of Adelbert7 and Caroline (Bangs) Whitney, was born 23 May 1868, Rochester, NY, and died 11 Jan 1915, Irondequoit, NY. He was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Rochester, NY.[1]

He married firstly, after 1900, ----- -----. She is known only from the fact that the 1910 census says that Elizabeth was his second wife.

He married secondly, 28 Oct 1903, Rochester, NY, Elizabeth A. Filer, daughter of Emelio Frederick and Mary J. (Ferguson) Filer. She was born Aug 1875, Canada, and died 22 Apr 1917, Rochester, NY.

She was listed in the city directory of Rochester, NY, in 1915, widow of Charles E. Whitney, boarding at 100-1/2 Clarissa.

Her death notice, from Democrat and Chronicle, 22 Apr 1917:

"WHITNEY--At the General Hospital, Saturday, April 21, 1917, Elizabeth, widow of Charles Whitney. She leaves her mother, Mrs. Mary Filer; her grandmother, Mrs. Elizabeth Ferguson; two sisters, Mrs. Frank Williams and Mrs. William Morrison; one brother, Herbert Filer.
"--Funeral Tuesday morning at 8:30 o'clock from the residence, No. 246 1-2 Caledonia avenue and at 9 o'clock at Immaculate Conception Church."[2]

Children of Charles Edward8 and ----- (-----) Whitney, if any, unknown.

Charles Edward8 and Elizabeth A. (Filer) Whitney had no children.


Albert Whitney M 47 - United States C. Clerk Chas. E. Whitney M 24 - U.S. C. Cutter F. A. Whitney M 19 - U.S. C. Cutter Caroline Whitney F 41 - U.S. C. Laura Whitney F 21 - U.S. C.

174 175 Whitney, Adelbert Head W M Dec 1844 55 mar 33 New York Massachusetts New York Salesman, Rents house Caroline Wife W F Nov 1850 49 mar 33 4ch 2liv New York Vermont New York Charles Son W M May 1868 32 sgl New York New York New York Shoe Cutter

  • 1905 State, 390 Plymouth Ave., Rochester Ward 19, Monroe Co., NY, p. 34:

Truman, Adelbert W. Head W M 58 United States Druggist -----, Augusta Wife W F 57 United States Housework Furby, Clara E. Brdr W F 23 United States -- -----, Ethel M. Brdr W F 2 United States At home Whitney, Chas E. Head W M 37 United States Shoe cutter -----, Elizabeth Wife W F 29 Canada Housework Rube, Corrie Brdr W F 28 United States Dressmaker O'Donohue, Thomas Head W M 63 United States Moulder -----, Anna Wife W F 45 United States Housework Raymond, Chas F. SiL W M 26 United States Clothing cutter -----, Grace E. Dau W F 25 United States Housework Montgomery, Justina Head W F 59 Germany Housework -----, Rose L. Dau W F 28 United States School teacher

  • 1910, 346 Plymouth Avenue, Rochester Ward 3, Monroe Co., NY:

109 139 Agur, Theresa D. Head F W 39 wid 2ch 2lv New York New York Canada Press Feeder Job Office, Rents house -----, Emmons Son M W 18 sgl New York New York New York Glass Pr[ ] Glass house -----, Fannie G. Dau F W 15 sgl New York New York New York None 140 Irons, Mary F. Head F W 41 wid 3ch 2lv New York New York New York Dressmaking, Rents house -----, Evretta E. Dau F W 18 sgl New York New York New York Camera Maker, Kodak -----, Madeline Dau F W 12 sgl New York New York New York None 141 Filer, Mary J. Head F W 57 wid 7ch 4lv England Scotland England None, Rents house -----, Bert Son M W 24 sgl New York Germany England Bar tender retail store Ferguson, Elizabeth Moth F W 78 wid 4ch 1lv England England England None Whitney, Charles E. SiL M W 41 m2,6 New York New York New York Shoe Cutter shoe factory -----, Elizabeth A. Dau F W 35 m1,6 0ch 0lv Canada Germany England None


  • Census records.

1.^  Find A Grave Memorial #150930470, Charles E. Whitney.

2.^  Clipped From Democrat and Chronicle, p. 4, from

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