Family:Whitney, Gershom K. (1843-1913)

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Gershom K.8 Whitney (Ephraim7, Nathan6, Nathan5, Nathan4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of Ephraim7 and Lucy Nash (McCaslin) Whitney, was born about 31 Aug 1843, Columbia, ME, and died 14 Jul 1913, LaGrange, ME, aged 70 years 10 months 14 days, of Bright's disease.[1]

He married, before 1865, Mary E. -----. She was born May 1845, ME, and died after 1910.

They resided in Medway and LaGrange, ME, where they are both buried.

Children of Gershom K.8 and Mary E. (-----) Whitney:

i. Charles M.9 Whitney, b. ca. 1865, ME.
ii. Claudius M. Whitney, b. ca. 1866, ME; m. Gertrude E. -----.
iii. Clara M. Whitney, b. ca. 1874, ME.
iv. Winifred H. Whitney, b. ca. 1877, ME.
v. Mary Ladd Whitney, b. Dec 1879, ME.

Census

54 52 Whitney, Ephraim 55 M W Farmer $500 $400 Maine Male citizen over 21 -----, Lucy N. 58 F W Keeping House " 53 -----, Gershom K. 27 M W Farmer " Male citizen over 21 -----, Mary E. 25 F W Keeping House " -----, Charles M. 5 M W " -----, Claudius M. 4 M W "

Gursham WHITNEY 36 Self M M W ME Farmer ME ME Mary E. WHITNEY 35 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Charles M. WHITNEY 15 Son M S W ME Farmer ME ME Claudious M. WHITNEY 14 Son M S W ME Going To School ME ME Clara M. WHITNEY 6 Dau F S W ME Going To School ME ME Winnefred H. WHITNEY 3 Sis F S W ME At Home ME ME Mary L. WHITNEY 7M Dau F S W ME At Home ME ME

199 204 Whitney, Gersher K. Head W M Aug 1843 56 mar 36 Maine Maine Maine Day laborer, Owns free farm -----, Mary E. Wife W F May 1865 35 mar 36 6ch 4liv Maine Maine Maine Bishop, Albert M. Dau W F Oct 1879 20 mar 0 0ch 0liv Maine Maine Maine School teacher Whitney, Bernice GDau W F May 1898 2 sgl Maine Maine Maine

References

  • Census records.

1.^  Maine Death Records 1617-1922, from Ancestry.com.


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