Family:Whitney, Henry Eli (c1836-1898)
He married, probably 1870-1872, Sarah (Van Guilder) Ingalls, daughter of Henry and Diana (-----) Van Guilder. She was born Jun 1839, NY, and died 18 Sep 1919. She was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, NY. She married firstly, ----- Ingalls, who died between 1866 and 1870, and of whom nothing further has been found.
He served for three years in the war of 1861; resided Elmira, NY.
Children of Henry Eli8 and Sarah (Van Guilder)(Ingalls) Whitney:
i. Henry H.9 Whitney, b. ca. 1872, NY; d. aft. 1880. ii. Charles Henry Whitney, b. 20 Dec 1881, Elmira, NY; d. 1 Jul 1947, Elmira, NY; bur. Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, NY; m.(1) Ethel Munn; m.(2) 23 Nov 1927, Chemung Co., NY, Jeanette Brown; res. Oneonta, NY. iii. Louzia Whitney, b. Jun 1882, NY; d. 16 Mar 1926, Elmira, NY; m. ca. 1898, Louis F. Ellington; "Lottie" in 1900 census. iv. Floyd P. Whitney, b. May 1886, NY; d. aft 1900.
Child of ----- and Sarah (Van Guilder) Ingalls:
i. Luzerne Ingalls, b. ca. 1866, NY; he appears as Luzerne Whitney in 1880; nothing further known.
832 906 Eli Whitney 56 M - Painter Conn. Dorcas " 53 F - N.Y. Sarah " 30 F - " Theresa " 22 F - " Samuel " 20 M - Harness Maker " Philo " 18 M - Farmer " Attended school Henry " 14 M - " Attended school Louisa " 2 F - "
470 474 Eli Whitney 65 M - Shoemaker $800 $400 Conn. Dorcas Whitney 63 F - N.Y. Teresa Whitney 32 F - Tailoress $175 N.Y. Henry Whitney 23 M - Laborer N.Y. Alosia Whitney 11 F - N.Y. Attended school
- 1870: not found.
- 1880, Elmira, Chemung Co., NY:
Henry VANGUILDER 61 Self M W W NY Laborer NJ NJ Henry WHITNEY 44 SonL M M W NY Laborer NY NY Sarah WHITNEY 34 Dau F M W NY Keeping House NY NY Luzerne WHITNEY 14 GSon M S W NY NY NY Henry H. WHITNEY 8 GSon M S W NY NY NY James VANGUILDER 23 Son M S W NY Laborer NY NY Mills VANGUILDER 19 Son M S W NY Laborer NY NY
Luzerne was born an Ingals, son of Sarah and her first husband. Probably Henry H. was by her second husband.
70 99 Whitney, Sarah J. Head W F Jun 1843 56 wid 6ch 5liv New York New York New York Pensioner, Rents house -----, Charles Son W M Dec 1880 19 sgl New York New York New York Farm laborer Alington, Lottie Dau W F Jan 1883 17 mar 2 0ch 0liv New York New York New York Whitney, Floyd P. Son W M May 1886 14 sgl New York New York New York At school Alington, Lewis SiL W M May 1881 19 mar 21 New York New York New York Farm laborer
- Census records.