Family:Whitney, James Warham (1845-1907)

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James Warham9 Whitney (George Jay8, Warham7, John6, Joshua5, Nathaniel4, Nathaniel3, John2, John1), son of George Jay8 and Julia (Ballard) Whitney, was born 5 Apr 1845, Rochester, NY, and died 1907. He was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, NY.[1]

He married firstly, 8 Dec 1870, Batavia, NY, Pauline Clark. She was born say 1848, and died before 1880.

He married secondly, 3 Jul 1880, Toronto, ON, Belle Hastings (Nott) Waring, daughter of Horace and Harriet L. (Smith) Nott.[2] She had married firstly, Benjamin L. Wareing. She was born about 1848, OH, and died after 1900. Apparently they were divorced.

He married thirdly, 17 Mar 1892, Effie Lyle. She was born about 1866.

He runs the Whitney grain elevator on Brown street. He is a senior member also of the firm of Whitney & Gibson, grain merchants of Buffalo; resided Rochester, NY, Clinton place; s. p.


Sarah JONES 67 Self F S W ENG Millinery ENG ENG Julia WHITNEY 56 Othe F W W NY Keeping House MA MA Julia WHITNEY 20 Dau F S W NY At Home NY NY Lois E. WHITNEY 29 Dau F S W NY At Home NY NY James W. WHITNEY 35 Son M S W NY Speculator NY NY Margaret LARKE 35 Othe F W IRE Servant IRE IRE Margaret SULLIVAN 30 Othe F W CAN Cook IRE ---

James W. Whitney M 48 - U.S. C. Merchant Effie Whitney F 26 - U.S. C. Edward Thomas M 12 - U.S. C.

230 239 Whitney, Bell N. W. Head W F Feb 1848 52 wid 1ch 1liv Ohio Connecticut New York Owns free house -----, Agusta C. W. Dau W F Mar 1873 27 sgl New York England Ohio

Apparently Belle Augusta (listed here as "Agusta C. W.") was a daughter of Bell by her first husband, Benjamin L. Wareing.

  • 1910, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., CT: Belle Whitney, 59, b. OH; dau. Augusta WHitney, 27, b. NY.


1.^  Find A Grave Memorial #151870814, James Warham Whitney.

2.^  Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927, from

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