Family:Whitney, Jacob (s1785-?)

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Jacob Whitney, parentage unknown, was born say 1785.

He married before 1812, Ruth -----.

He is only known from the death record of his son James,[1] and the guardianships of his sons.

He was a baker, and resided in Boston, MA.

Children of Jacob and Ruth (-----) Whitney, possibly incomplete:

i. James Whitney, b. ca. 27 Dec 1812, Boston, MA; m. Lucy Ann Sturgis. i. Samuel Whitney]], b. say 1815, Boston, MA; d. aft. 1818.


He may be identical to Jacob7 Whitney of Boston, who m. Phebe Mitchell, and/or to Jacob Whitney of Boston, who m. Elizabeth Stretch.


1.^  "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004; volume 409, page 326.

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