Family:Whitney, George B. (1838-1909)
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.
He married, 25 Aug 1860, Cathereen "Kate" Austin. She was born 22 July 1842, or 25 Aug 1844, Canada, and died 1904, Romeo, MI.
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
- 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. 615.
1.^ FindAGrave Memorial #14918491, George B. Whitney.
2.^ FindAGrave Memorial #14918541, Cathreen Austin Whitney.
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- Macomb County, Michigan
- Romeo, Macomb County, Michigan
- Livingston County, Michigan
- Plainfield, Livingston County, Michigan
- Oakland County, Michigan
- Lakeville, Oakland County, Michigan
- Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan
- Rochester, Oakland County, Michigan
- Wayne County, Michigan
- Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan