Family:Whitney, George W. (1806-1896)

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George W. Whitney, parentage unknown, was born said 12 Jun 1806, Auburn, NY, and died 16 Feb 1896, Fredonia, NY. He was buried in Forest Hill Cemetery, Fredonia, NY.[1]

He married before 1836, Mary Van Wie or Walden, daughter of .... She was born about 1818, MA/NY/OH, and died after 1892.

Kerwin's Fredonia Directory for 1893 shows:[2]

Whitney, George h Berry

Children of George W. and Mary (Van Wie) Whitney:

i. Nelson H. Whitney, b. 15 Dec 1836, Hamburg or Chautauqua Co., NY; d. 23 Sep 1881; bur. Forest Hill Cemetery, Fredonia, NY;[3] unmarried. He enlisted 20 Sep 1861, Portland, NY, as a Private in Co. D, 9th New York Cavalry; mustered in 20 Oct 1861. He resided in Brocton, was single, born in Hamburg, NY, son of George Whitney and Mary Walden. Promoted to Corporal 2 Jan1865. Fought in the Battles of Wilderness, Gettysburg, 2nd Bull Run, Berry vill, Deep Bottom, Siege of Richmond, Winchester, Cedar Creek, Fort Republic. Discharged 17 Jul 1865.[4]
ii. George W. Whitney, b. 1839, OH; m. Katherine Cunningham.
iii. Andrew W. Whitney, b. ca. 1842, OH; d. aft. 1875; m. bef. 1867, Julia -----.
iv. John H. Whitney, b. 1 Sep 1843, Erie Co., NY; m. Bertha Stoffel.
v. Sarah C. Whitney, b. ca. 1846, OH; d. aft. 1865.
vi. Harriet L. Whitney, b. ca. 1848, OH; d. aft. 1875.
vii. Franklin P. Whitney, b. ca. 1850, Chautauqua Co., NY; m. Katherine Conklin.
viii. Hannah Martha Whitney, b. 25 Jan 1855, Fredonia, NY; d. 4 Apr 1931, Union, PA;[5] bur. Evergreen Cemetery, Union City, PA;[6] m. Frederick Parks Machesney.
ix. Charles Whitney, b. ca. 1858, Chautauqua Co., NY; d. aft. 1875.
x. Julia M. Whitney, b. 7 Jul 1861, Brocton, NY; d. 24 Dec 1940, Cleveland, OH;[7] bur. Forest Hill Cemetery, Fredonia, NY;[8] m.(1) 19 May 1877, Fredonia, NY, John J. Renne, b. 24 Sep 1850, d. 1900, bur. Forest Hill Cemetery, Fredonia, NY;[9] m.(2) Frank R. Palmer.

Census

389 396 George Witney 39 M - Labourer N.Y. Mary 29 F - " Nelson H. 13 M - " George Witney 11 M - Ohio Andrew W. 9 M - " Attended school John H. 7 M - " Attended school Sarah C. 3 F - " Attended school Harriet E. 1 F - "

144 Frame $200 160 George Whitney 48 M - - Cayuga 1 - 2 Laborer 1 - - - - - - Mary Whitney 37 F - Wife Mass. 1 - 2 - - - - - - - - Andrew W. Whitney 13 M - Son Ohio - - 2 - - - - - - - - John H. Whitney 10 M - Son Erie - - 2 - - - - - - - - Sarah C. Whitney 8 F - Dau Ohio - - 2 - - - - - - - - Hariet L. Whitney 6 F - Dau Ohio - - 2 - - - - - - - - Franklin P. Whitney 3 M - Son Chautauque - - 2 - - - - - - - - Hannah Whitney 4m F - Dau Chautauque - - 4m - - - - - - - -

258 Frame $500 290 Sarah Wood 43 F - - Vermont - 1 23 - - - - - - 1 - Rebecca C. Wood 16 F - Dau Chautauqua - - 16 - - - - - - - - Sarah M. Wood 14 F - Dau Chautauqua - - 14 - - - - - - - - Harriet L. Wood 10 F - Dau Chautauqua - - 10 - - - - - - - - Mary L. Wood 7 F - Dau Chautauqua - - 7 - - - - - - - - 291 Daniel Meeder 76 M - - New Hampshire 1 - 23 Farmer 1 - - - - 1 - Sally Meeder 68 F - Wife New Hampshire 1 - 23 - - - - - - - - Henry Meeder 30 M - Son Essex - - 23 Farmer 1 - - - - - - John Meeder 26 M - Son Essex - - 23 - - - - - - - - Ellen Bargardus 24 F - Srvt Genessee - - 15 - - - - - - - - Nelson Whitney 19 M - Srvt Chautauqua - - 6 Farmer - - - - - - -

1623 1568 George Whitney 53 M - Laborer N.Y. Mary " 50 F - " Nelson " 23 M - Laborer " George " 20 M - " " Andrew " 18 M - " " John " 16 M - " " Frank Whitney 7 M - N.Y. Attended school Charles " 2 M - " Sarah " 14 F - Ohio Harriet " 11 F - N.Y. Hannah " 5 F - "

360 Frame $300 337 George Whitney 49 M - ---- New York - 1 1 - - Farmer 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - Mary Whitney 47 F - Wife Ohio 11 1 1 - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - Nelson Whitney 27 M - Son Chautauq. - - - - 1 Farmer - - - - - - - 1 - - - George Whitney 25 M - " " - - - - 1 " - - - - - - - - - 1 - Andrew Whitney 23 M - " " - - - - 1 Painter & [?Grain?] John Whitney 21 M - " " - - - - 1 " " - - - - - - - - - 1 - Sarah Whitney 19 F - Dau " - - - - 1 Harriett Whitney 17 F - " " - - - - 1 Frank Whitney 15 M - Son " - - - - 1 Hannah Whitney 10 F - Dau " - - - - 1 Charles Whitney 9 M - Son " - - - - 1 Julia Whitney 4 F - Dau " - - - - 1

350 Frame ---- 328 Roswell Fellows 42 M - ---- Saratoga - 1 1 - - Farmer 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - Louisa " 34 F - Wife Chautauqua 2 1 1 - - Ferdinand " 11 M - Son " - - - - 1 Mary " 4 F - Dau " - - - - 1 Sarah Whitney 19 F - Srvt Ohio - - - - 1 Henry Thompson 17 M - " Conn. - - - - 1

929 928 Whitney, George 62 M W Ord. Laborer $100 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Susan 54 F W Keeping House "

328 336 Archbold, Wm. D. 35 M W Dry Goods Dealer (Ret.) $20000 $10000 Ohio Male citizen over 21 -----, Martha H. 39 F W Keeping House New York -----, Charles D. 5 M W Penn. -----, James H. 3 M W New York -----, Julia 1 F W " Whitney, Sarah 24 F W Domestic "

92 92 Barber, Franklin 36 M W Ord. Laborer New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Maria 21 F W Keeping House " -----, Flora 2 F W " -----, Minnie 6/12 F W " Born in Dec Whitney, Hattie 21 F W "

591 Plank $300 595 George Whitney 69 M - ---- Cayuga m Laborer - 1 - - - - Mary Whitney 53 F - Wife Chenango m - - - - - - R Nelson Whitney 37 M - Son Erie s Laborer - 1 - - - - Julia Whitney 13 F - Dau Chautauqua s -

446 Frame $200 337 Hatty Whitney 27 F - ---- Ohio s -

7 Brick $15000 7 William B. Archibald 49 M - ---- Rensselaer m Music Dealer - 1 - - 1 - Amanda M. Archibald 46 F - Wife Madison m - Mary A. Archibald 20 F - Dau Chautauqua s - Minnesota Archibald 19 F - Dau Chautauqua s - J. Darwin Buell 29 M - BiL Madison m - Harness Maker - 1 - - - - Charles Whitney 18 M - Hird Chautauqua s - Hostler Sophy Hunt 17 F - Hird Germany s - Dom. Servant

Charles SMITH 65 Self M W W NY Doctor NY NY Anna SMITH 86 Moth F W W NY At Home NY NY Cornelia SMITH 26 Dau F S W NY Keeping House NY NY Anna SMITH 16 Dau F S W NY School NY NY Nelson WHITNEY 40 Othe M W NY Hosler NY NY

John J. Renne M 41 - U.S. C. Carpenter Julia M. Renne F 31 - U.S. C. May J. Renne F 19 - U.S. C. Bertha Renne F 8 - U.S. C. Charles A. Renne M 39 - U.S. C. Carpenter Maud S. Renne F 11 - U.S. C. Thompson H. Renne M 6 - U.S. C. George Whitney M 85 - U.S. C. Mary Whitney F 71 - U.S. C.

References

1.^  Find A Grave Memorial #15742031, George W. Whitney.

2.^  U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, from Ancestry.com.

3.^  Find A Grave Memorial #15797844, Nelson H. Whitney.

4.^  New York, U.S., Town Clerks' Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca 1861-1865, from Ancestry.com.

5.^  New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956, from FamilySearch.org.

6.^  Find A Grave Memorial #76426001, Hannah Martha Whitney Machesney.

7.^  Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953, from FamilySearch.org.

8.^  Find A Grave Memorial #24262236, Julia M. Whitney Palmer.

9.^  Find A Grave Memorial #15746752, John J. Renne.


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