Family:Whitney, Charles Whitman (1827-a1900)
Hon. Charles Whitman8 Whitney (Charles Whitman7, Isaiah6, Isaiah5, Isaiah4, Isaiah3, Thomas2, John1), son of Charles Whitman7 and Mary (Griffin) Whitney, was born 26 Nov 1827, Troy, NH, and died after 1900.
He married, 2 or 4 Sep 1850, NH, Sarah Frances Taylor. She was born 23 Oct 1829, and died after 1880.
He was born in Troy, and with the exception of living three years in Fitzwilliam, and three years in Boston in a wholesale dry goods store, he has spent his time in mercantile business in Troy. Coming home from nine months service as commissary clerk on the James river, in 1865 he bought out the stock of goods and the brick store of D. W. Farrar, in Troy and has been in business in that place since. Held the office of postmaster twenty-five years; a number of town offices; represented the town in legislature in 1871 and 1872; three years was master of Monadnock Lodge F. & A.M.; member of Hugh De Paven's commandery, Keene, NH, resided Troy, NH.
Children of Charles Whitman8 and Sarah Frances (Taylor) Whitney:
i. Ella Frances9 Whitney, b. 1 Apr 1851, Francestown, NH; d. aft. 1900; m. 21 Aug 1887, or 20 Aug 1877, Troy, NH, George F. Kimball; resided Troy. Children: a. Edward Whitney Kimball, b. 11 Jul 1878. b. Mary F. Kimball, b. 28 Jul 1879; d. 21 Aug 1880. ii. Cora Mable Whitney, b. 28 Jul 1854, Troy, NH; m. 2 or 26 Jan 1881, Troy, NH, Dr. Melvin T. Stone; resided Troy. Children: a. Mary Frances Stone, b. 30 Apr 1886; d. 15 Apr 1891. b. Mildred T. Stone, b. 17 Mar 1889. iii. Hannah D. Whitney, b. 4 or 11 Sep 1860, Epson, NH. iv. Charles W. Whitney, b. 14 Mar 1861, Troy, NH; m. Lizzie L. Heywood.
259 301 Charles W. Whitney 58 M - Physician $2000 N.H. Deaf Mary " 56 F - " Charles " 22 M - Merchant " Mary J. " 19 F - " Hannah Griffin 54 F - "
395 430 Chas. W. Whitney 68 M - M.D. $1500 $2000 N.H. Deaf Mary G. 66 F - " 431 Chas. W. Jr. 32 M - Clerk $500 $600 " Frances F. 30 F - " Ellen F. 5 F - " Attended school Cora 2 F - "
27 31 Whitney, Charles 43 M W Merchant $2000 $350 N.H. Male citizen over 21 Frances 40 F W Keeping House N.H. Eva 16 F W N.H. Attended school Cora 12 F W N.H. Attended school Charlie 10 M W N.H. Attended school
Charles W. WHITNEY 52 Self M M W NH Merchant NH NH Sarah F. WHITNEY 50 Wife F M W NH Keeping House NH NH Cora M. WHITNEY 22 Dau F S W NH NH NH Charles W. WHITNEY 19 Son M S W NH Clerks In Store NH NH Mary L. TAYLOR 82 MotL F W W NH NH NH Martha BAKER 61 Oth F W W NH NH NH
- 1880, daughter Ella not found.
- 1900, Troy, Cheshire Co., NH:
189 223 Whittney, Charles W. Head W M Nov 1827 72 wid New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire Prop. gGrocery store, Owns free house Kimball, Ella F. Dau W F Sep 1854 45 wid 2ch 1liv New Hampshire New Hampshire New Hampshire
- 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. 542-543.
4.^ "Cora M. Whitney (b. 1859, Troy, NH, d. of C. W. Whitney & Frances E. Whitney) & Melvin T. Stone, m. 2 Jan 1882, Troy, Cheshire Co., NH," according to New Hampshire, Vital Records, Marriage Index.