Family:Whitney, Ira Independence (1834-1911)
Ira Independence8 Whitney (Alanson7, John6, Joshua5, Nathaniel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of Alanson7 and Catherine (Voorhies) Whitney, was born 4 Jul 1834, NY, and died 1911, Lyons, NY. He was buried in South Lyons Cemetery, Lyons, NY.
He married, 27 Feb 1862, Isabella Graham9 Whitney, daughter of Ephraim Jefferson8 and Susan Jane (Perrine) Whitney, of Lyons, NY. She was born 25 Jul 1828, NY, and died 1914, Lyons, NY. She was buried in South Lyons Cemetery, Lyons, NY.
He resided Rochester and Lyons, NY.
Children of Ira Independence8 and Isabella Graham (Whitney) Whitney:
i. Hattie Alida9 Whitney (adopted), b. ca. 1858, NY, or 27 Nov 1864. ii. Jane Perrine Whitney, b. 21 Jan 1865, NY. iii. Charles Alanson Whitney, b. 22 Feb 1868, NY. iv. James Whitney, b. Dec 1869, NY.
- 1860: not found.
- 1870, Lyons, Wayne Co., NY:
9 10 Whitney, Ira I. 34 M W Farmer $5000 $900 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Isabela G. 40 F W Keeping house " -----, Hattie 12 F W " Whitney, Jennie 5 F W New York -----, Charles 2 M W " -----, James 6/12 M W " Born in Dec Moore, Charles 79 M W R.R. Contractor " Male citizen over 21 -----, Catharine 25 F W " -----, Mary 1 F W " Morand, James 17 M W Laborer " Parents foreign born Whitney, Susan I. 63 F W New Jersey New Jersey
Ira I. WHITNEY 46 Self M M W NY Farmer MA NY Isabella WHITNEY 50 Wife F M W NY Keeping House MA NY Jennie WHITNEY 15 Dau F S W NY At School NY NY Charles WHITNEY 12 Son M S W NY At School NY NY Jimmie WHITNEY 10 Son M S W NY At School NY NY Hattie WHITNEY 21 Dau F M W NY Without Occupation NY NY Leon WHITNEY 3 GSon M S W NY NY NY
- 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. 451.