Family:Whitney, David White (1817-1896)

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David White7 Whitney (Abiezer Holbrook6, Nathan5, Benjamin4, John3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Abiezer Holbrook6 and Elizabeth (White) Whitney, was born 12 Aug 1817, Litchfield, ME,[1] and died 3 Oct 1896, Bowdoin, ME.[2] He was buried in Wall Cemetery, Augusta, ME.[3]

He married firstly, 16 Dec 1841, Augusta, ME, Philena L. Church.[4] She was born 1810, and died 12 Feb 1854, Augusta, ME, aged 44 years,[5] and died 12 Feb 1854, Augusta, ME She was buried in Wall Cemetery, Augusta, ME.[6]

He married secondly, 24 Dec 1857, Augusta, ME, Olena E. Church.[7] She was born 7 Oct 1827, and died 13 Mar 1917, Augusta, ME, aged 89 years. She was buried in Wall Cemetery, Augusta, ME.[8]

He is a farmer and is engaged in the granite business; resided Augusta, ME.

Children of David White7 and Philena L. (Church) Whitney:

i. John Harrison8 Whitney, b. 16 Sep 1842; m. Emma L. Severance.

Children of David White7 and Olena E. (Church) Whitney:

ii. Benjamin Church Whitney, b. 23 Oct 1858; m. Carrie E. McCausland.
iii. Edwin Wallace Whitney, b. 19 Nov 1864; d. 7 Oct 1894, Augusta, ME. aged 23 years 10 months; bur. Wall Cemetery, Augusta, ME.[9]
iv. Alice May Whitney, b. 14 May 1866; resided Augusta, ME.

Census

903 1040 David W. Whitney 33 M - Farmer $700 Me. Philena L. Whitney 33 F - Me. Harrison Whitney 7 M - Me. Attended school

1191 1259 David Whitney 41 M - farmer $600 $300 Maine Obena " 31 F - " Harrison " 12 M - " Benjamin " 1 M - "

1227 1279 Whitney, David W. 52 M W Farming $2000 $800 Maine Male citizen over 21 Olina 42 F " Keeping House Maine Benjamin 11 M " At Home Maine Attended school Edwin 5 M " " " Maine Attended school Alice 4 F " Maine Attended school Harrison 27 M " Blacksmith Maine Male citizen over 21

David W. WHITNEY 62 Self M M W ME Farmer ME ME Olena A. WHITNEY 52 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Benj. C. WHITNEY 21 Son M S W ME Farming ME ME Edwin W. WHITNEY 15 Son M S W ME At Home ME ME Alice M. WHITNEY 14 Dau F S W ME At School ME ME

66 70 Ingraham, Deli Head W F Mar 1839 61 wid 0ch 0liv Maine Maine Maine N.G., Rents house Whitney, Olena A. Aunt W F Oct 1827 72 wid 3ch 2liv Maine Maine Maine Witham, W. L. Head W M Sep 1862 38 mar 1 Maine Maine MaineLaborer mill, Rents house -----, Annie Wife W F Sep 1875 25 mar 1 1ch 1liv Sweden Sweden Sweden Immig. 1891

References

1.^  "David W. [Whitney], s. Abizer and first w. Betsy, [born] Aug. 12, 1817, in Litchfield, ME," according to Rachel Townsend Cox, ed., Vital Records of Bowdoin Maine to the Year 1892, (Maine Historical Society, 1944).

2.^  "David W. [Whitney], s. Abizer and Betsy (White), [died] Oct. 3, 1896," according to Rachel Townsend Cox, ed., Vital Records of Bowdoin Maine to the Year 1892, (Maine Historical Society, 1944).

3.^  FindAGrave Memorial #82100112, David W. Whitney.

4.^  "David W. [Whitney] and Philena L. Church, [married] Dec. 16, 1841," according to Ethel Colby Conant, Vital records of Augusta, Maine, to the year 1892, (Maine Historical Society, 1934), vol. II, pp. 196-197.

5.^  "Philena L. [Whitney], w. of David W., [died] Feb. 12, 1854, a. 44," according to Ethel Colby Conant, Vital records of Augusta, Maine, to the year 1892, (Maine Historical Society, 1934), vol. II, pp. 196-197.

6.^  FindAGrave Memorial #82100089, Philena L. Whitney.

7.^  "David W. [Whitney] and Olena E. Church, [married] Dec. 24, 1857," according to Ethel Colby Conant, Vital records of Augusta, Maine, to the year 1892, (Maine Historical Society, 1934), vol. II, pp. 196-197.

8.^  FindAGrave Memorial #82100099, Olena E. Whitney.

9.^  FindAGrave Memorial #82100112, Edwin W. Whitney.


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