Family:Whitney, Hiram E. (1849-1929)
Hiram E.8 Whitney (Edward A.7, John6, Joshua5, Eleazer4, Eleazer3, Thomas2, John1), son of Edward A.7 and Harriett Elvira (Couch) Whitney, was born 5 Dec 1849, Montville or Sandisfield, MA, and died 1 Jan 1929, Winsted, CT.
He married, 1 Nov 1879 [Pierce], or about 1883, Susan A. Lamson. She was born Nov 1860, Sandisfield, MA, and died after 1920.
He resided Montville, MA, and Winchester, CT.
Children of Hiram E.8 and Susan A. (Lamson) Whitney:
i. Cora E.9 Whitney, b. 22 Dec 1884 (twin), Sandisfield, MA; m. bef. 1909, ----- Hart. ii. Dora E. Whitney, b. 22 Dec 1884 (twin), Sandisfield, MA.
Although Pierce gives the marriage date in 1879, Hiram was single and living in his parents family in 1880, and the 1900 census says he was married 17 years.
258 257 Whitney, Hiram E. Head W M Dec 1849 50 mar 17 Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts Carpenter Rent house -----, Susan A. Wife W F Nov 1860 39 mar 17 2ch 2liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts -----, Cora A. Dau W F Dec 1883 16 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts At school -----, Dora A. Dau W F Dec 1883 16 sgl Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts At school
- 1910, 22 Curtis St., Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT:
-- -- Whitney, Hiram Head M W 60 mar1 26 MA MA MA Shingler, Metal shingles Owns mortgaged house -----, Susan Wife F W 51 mar1 26 2ch 2liv MA NY NY None
- 1920, Winchester, Litchfield Co., CT:
Hiram E. Whitney 70 Susan A. Whitney 59 Cora W. Hart 35 Lenalla W. Hart 11
- 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. 541.
- Census records.