Family:Whitney, Ira L. W. (1855-1924)

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Ira L. W.8 Whitney (Lorenzo Dow7, Ira6, Hezekiah5, Hezekiah4, Joseph3, John2, Henry1), son of Lorenzo Dow7 and Mahala (Dike) Whitney, was born Sep 1855, Fletcher, VT, and died 30 Jul 1924, Nashua, NH, aged 66 years 10 months 29 days, of carcinoma of bladder.

He married firstly, 16 Jun 1877, Fletcher, VT, Victoria E. Scribner, daughter of William and Martha L. (Adams) Scribner.[1] She was born about 1861, Westmore, VT, and died before 1887.

He married secondly, 23 Dec 1887, Westford, VT, Edna Burdick, daughter of Cornelius V. and Caroline (White) Burdick. She was born Dec 1869, Fletcher, VT, and died 27 Aug 1923, Nashua, NH, aged 52 years 8 months 2 days, of nephritis.

Children of Ira L. W.8 and Victoria E. (Scribner) Whitney:

i. Leon H.9 Whitney, b. 5 Jun 1878, Cambridge, VT; m. Grace -----.
ii. Anna B. or Indiana Whitney, b. Jun 1880, Fletcher, VT, m. 16 Nov 1898, George P. Wilcox.
iii. Carmon Whitney, b. 3 Sep 1882, VT.

Children of Ira L. W.8 and Edna (Burdick) Whitney:

iv. Edgar W.9 Whitney, b. Feb 1897, VT, m. Edith B. Burnham
v. Ralph Whitney, b. ca. 1909, NH.


16 16 Kennison, Jefferson P. 33 M W Farmer $1500 $500 Massachusetts Male citizen over 21 -----, Nancy C. 37 F W Keeping House Maine -----, Hannah 74 F W Domestic Servant Massachusetts Whitney, Ira 15 M W Farm Laborer Vermont Attended school

Ira WHITNEY 24 Self M M W VT Farm Laborer VT VT Victoria WHITNEY 19 Wife F M W VT Keeping House NH VT Leon H. WHITNEY 1 Son M S W VT VT VT Lorenzo WHITNEY 65 Fath M W W VT Farm Laborer VT VT

388 453 Whitney, Ira L. Head W M Sep 1855 44 mar 11 Vermont Vermont Vermont Laborer cot. mill, Rents house -----, Edna Wife W F Dec 1869 30 mar 11 3ch 1liv Vermont Vermont Vermont -----, Leon Son W M Jun 1878 21 sgl Vermont Vermont Vermont Crater ice chests -----, Carmon Son W M Sep 1882 17 sgl Vermont Vermont Vermont Soap maker -----, Edgar Son W M Feb 1897 3 sgl Vermont Vermont Vermont Wilcox, Indiana Dau W F Jun 1880 19 mar 1 -ch -liv Vermont Vermont Vermont Housekeeper -----, George P. SiL W M Mar 1873 27 mar 1 Vermont Vermont Vermont Crater ice

  • 1910, Nashua Ward 1, Hillsborough, NH: Ira L. Whitney, 50; wife Edna, 40; son Edgar, 13; son Ralph, 1; son Carnie, 27.
  • 1920, Nashua Ward 1, Hillsborough, NH: Ira L. Whitney, 63; wife Edna, 51; son Edgar, 21; son Ralph Whitney, 11.


  • Census records.

1.^  Vermont, Vital Records Index, Marriages.

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