Family:Whitney, James Louville (1831-1886)

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James Louville7 Whitney (James6, Joseph5, Abel4, Nathaniel3, Benjamin2, John1), son of James6 and Mary (Larrabee) Whitney, was born 30 May 1831, Gorham, ME, and died 28 Feb 1886, Burnham, ME.

He "J. L." married, Jun 1862, Clinton Gore, ME, Elvira Whitten[1] of Montville, ME, daughter of Oshea B. and Sarah Grant (Murrey) Whitten. She was born Jun 1835, ME, and died after 1880.

Children of James Louville7 and Elvira (Whitten) Whitney:

i. Arthur Warren8 Whitney, b. 13 Dec 1865, ME; m. Florence Allen.
ii. Frank Perley Whitney, b. 26 Nov 1871, Burnham, ME; m. Winifed Sarah Robbins.

Notes

Elvira's line of descent is:

  1. Ichabod1 Whidden, of Portsmouth, NH
  2. Capt. Michael2 Whidden, m. Mary -----
  3. Samuel Stacy3 Whidden, m. Mary Cate
  4. Samuel4 Whidden, m. Sarah Jones
  5. John5 Whidden/Whitten, m. Ruth Merrill
  6. Samuel6 Whitten, m. Deborah Pendexter; also Humphrey6 Whitten, m. Hannah Lassell
  7. Rev. James7 Whitten, m. Sarah7 Whitten
  8. Oshea B.8 Whitten, m. Sarah Grant Murray
  9. Elvira9 Whitten, m. James Louville Whitney.

Census

70 73 Mary S. Whitney 45 F - Maine Hadassah Milliken 23 F - " Elias " 27 M - Farmer " Charles " 1/12 M - " Joseph Whitney 21 M - Farmer " James L. " 19 M - " " Attended school Sarah J. " 17 F - " Attended school Edwin A. " 10 M - " Attended school Thomas Nason 26 M - Farmer " John Dorothy 26 M - " Ireland Nicholson Winn 16 M - " " Hiram McAllister 20 M - " Maine Gilman Reynolds 22 M - " " Alvin Barny 26 M - " " Joseph Crawford 40 M - " " Mary Reynolds 19 F - " Rachel Huff 21 F - "

297 301 Mary L. Whitney 50 F - Maine Louvill J. " 26 M - Merchant $600 $4000 " Edwin " 19 M - " Attended school

9 9 Whitten, Oshea 64 M W Farmer $1000 Maine Male citizen over 21 -----, Sarah G. 58 F W Keeping house " Whitney, James L. 38 M W R.R. Agent $200 " Male citizen over 21 -----, Elvina 34 F W Keeping house " -----, Arthur W. 4 M W At home "

Oshea WHITTEN 74 Self M M W ME Farmer ME ME Sarah WHITTEN 68 Wife F M W ME Keeping House ME ME James WHITNEY 49 SonL M M W ME Merchant ME ME Elvina WHITNEY 44 Dau F M W ME Keeping House ME ME Arthur W. WHITNEY 14 GSon M S W ME Clerk In Store ME ME Frank WHITNEY 9 GSon M S W ME ME ME

183 183 Whitney, Elvina W. Head W F Jun 1835 64 wid Maine Maine Maine N.G., House

References

  • Census records.

1.^  "J. L. [Whitney], and Miss Elvina Whitten, at Clinton Gore, N.6 [issue of 11 June 1862]," according to Fisher, Carleton Edward, comp., Vital records of Clinton, Maine, to the year 1892: births, marriages, and deaths ([S.l.]: published under authority of the Maine Historical society, 1967), pp. 302-303.


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