Family:Whitney, George B. (1838-1909)

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George B.9 Whitney (Oscar F.8, Zerah7, James6, Samuel5, Samuel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Oscar F.8 and Electa A. (Bryant) Whitney, was born 12 Nov 1838, Plainfield, MI, and died 9 May 1909, Romeo, MI. He was buried in Romeo Cemetery, Romeo, MI.[1]

He married, 25 Aug 1860, Cathereen "Kate" Austin. She was born 22 July 1842, or 25 Aug 1844, Canada, and died 1904, Romeo, MI.[2]

He resided Lakeville, MI.

He served in Company H, 2nd Michigan Cavalry, during the Civil War.

Children of George B.9 and Kate (Austin) Whitney:

i. Mary10 Whitney, b. 25 May 1861; m. Rochester, MI, H. L. Atwell; resided 42 Beacon St., Detroit, MI.
ii. Oscar N. Whitney, b. 27 Feb 1865; m. 24 Dec 1884, Mary A. Mussey; resided Lakeville, MI.
iii. Fred C. Whitney, b. 3 Feb 1867; m. 18 Dec 1893, Mary Church; resided Parkhurst St., Pontiac, MI.
iv. Annie E. Whitney, b. 30 Jun 1869; resided at home.
v. Frank C. Whitney, b. 12 Aug 1871; resided at home.
vi. Charles W. Whitney, b. 12 Aug 1873; resided at home.
vii. Clara W. Whitney, b. 30 Jun 1875; resided at home.
viii. Robert W. Whitney, b. 14 Aug 1878; resided at home.


312 318 Whitney, George 34 M W Laborer Michigan Male citizen over 21 -----, Catherine 26 F W Keeping house Canada Parents foreign born -----, Mary 9 F W At school Nichigan Motherforeign born, Attended school -----, Oscar S. 4 M W " Motherforeign born -----, Frederick 2 M W " Motherforeign born -----, Dolly 1 F W " Motherforeign born Austin, Mary 46 F W At home Canada Parents foreign born, Illiterate -----, Polly 79 F W At home New Jersey Illiterate -----, Robert 21 M W Blacksmith Canada Motherforeign born, Male citizen over 21

George WHITNEY 41 Self M M W MI Laborer --- --- Catharine WHITNEY 32 Wife F M W CAN Keeping House CAN CAN Oscer N. WHITNEY 15 Son M S W MI At School MI MI Fred WHITNEY 12 Son M S W MI MI MI Anna E. WHITNEY 10 Dau F S W MI MI MI Clara B. WHITNEY 8 Dau F S W MI MI MI James F. WHITNEY 4 Son M S W MI MI MI Charlie WHITNEY 2 Son M S W MI MI MI

328 354 Whitney, George B. Farrier H 2 MI Cav 16 Sep 1861 4 Jan 1864 2y 4m 12d Romeo, MI Discharged to reenlist as Veteran Jan. 6th 1864 discharged Dec 11/64


1.^  FindAGrave Memorial #14918491, George B. Whitney.

2.^  FindAGrave Memorial #14918541, Cathreen Austin Whitney.

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