Family:Whitney, Jacob (1782-a1810)

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Jacob7 Whitney (Isaac6, John5, Daniel4, John3, John2, John1), son of Isaac6 and Sarah (Ingerfield) Whitney,[1] was baptized 10 Nov 1782, Boston, MA.[2]

He married, 3 Oct 1802, Brookline, MA, Phebe Mitchell.[3]

He was probably the Jacob Whitney who was baptized as an adult 12 Mar 1802, Hollis Street Church, Boston, MA.[4]

Children of Jacob7 and Phebe (Mitchell) Whitney, if any, unknown.


He may be identical to Jacob Whitney of Boston, who m. Ruth -----, and/or to Jacob Whitney of Boston, who m. Elizabeth Stretch



1.^  His parentage is proven by his baptismal record.

2.^  "Jacob [Whitney], son of Isaac and Sarah, bap. Nov. 10, 1782," according to Thomas Bellows Wyman, New North Church Records, Boston, 1714-1799 (n.p., 1867).

3.^  "Jacob [Whitney] and Phebe Mitchell [int. reads (Rube Mitchel)], [married] Oct. 3, 1802. In Brookline," according to Registry Department of the City of Boston, A Volume of Records Relating to the Early History of Boston, Containing Boston Marriages from 1752 to 1809 (Boston, MA: Rockwell and Churchill, 1903), p. 418.

4.^  "Whitney, Jacob, an adult, bp. Mar. 12, 1802," according to Hollis Street Church Records, Boston, MA.

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