Family:Whitney, Ellis Brooks (1848-a1881)
Ellis Brooks9 Whitney (Jonathan Wallace8, Samuel7, Asa6, Levi5, Daniel4, Jonathan3, Jonathan2, John1), son of Jonathan Wallace8 and Mary A. (Brooks) Whitney, was born 2 Jun 1848, Winchester or Woburn, MA.
He married firstly, 11 Nov 1872, Brooklyn, NY, Addie A. Rhodes. She was born 25 Feb 1853, and died 18 May 1879.
He married secondly, 13 Oct 1881, Boston, MA, Elvira A. (Leach) Ayer, both of Providence, R.I., daughter of Elihu and Sarah L. (Clarke/Clapp) Leach. She was born 23 Feb 1847, Raynham, MA. She had married firstly, 18 Jan 1875, Boston, MA, William H. Ayer, both of Providence, R.I. She married thirdly, 29 Aug 1903, Taunton, MA, Lucius Marshall Butler, as his third wife, b. ca. 1838, Hinsdale, NH, son of Marshall and Luthera (Hubbard) Butler.
He resided Providence, RI.
Children of Ellis Brooks9 and Addie A. (Rhodes) Whitney:
i. James Lyman10 Whitney, b. 21 Sep 1873, RI; Grace H. -----. ii. Bertha V. Whitney, b. 12 Jun 1875; d. 22 Jul 1879.
232 326 Hall, Alvin E. 44 M W Policeman $400 Rhode Island Male citizen over 21 -----, Martha L. 40 F W Keeping House Maine Hall, Louisa E. 22 F W Works on Paper Boxes Massachusetts -----, Martha B. 16 F W Clerk in Store Massachusetts Atteneded school -----, George F. 4 M W Rhode Island -----, Lillias A. 2 F W Rhode Island -----, Alvin C. 9/12 M W Rhode Island Born in Sep Flint, Martha W. 77 F W Massachusetts 327 Whitney, Mary A. 49 F W Keeping House $300 Massachusetts -----, Milburn W. 23 M W Clerk in Store Massachusetts Male citizen over 21 -----, Ellis B. 21 M W Book-keeper Massachusetts Male citizen over 21
Ellis B. WHITNEY 32 Self M W W MA Keeps Market MA MA James L. WHITNEY 6 Son M S W RI At School MA MA Wallace WHITNEY 61 Fath M M W MA Works In Market MA MA Mary A. WHITNEY 59 Wife F M W MA House Keeper MA MA Mary MCELROY 20 Oth F S W IRE Servant IRE IRE
- All data imported from Frederick Clifton Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635, (Chicago: 1895), p. 650.
1.^ "Ellis [Whitney], s. Wallace and Mary, [born] June 2, 1848," according to Edward F. Johnson, Vital Records of Woburn, Massachusetts, 1640-1873 (Woburn, MA: Andrews, Cutler and Company, 1890-1919). Also, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 35, page 298.