Family:Whitney, John (1759-a1790)

From WRG
Jump to navigationJump to search

John5 Whitney (Matthias4, Cornelius3, Joshua2, John1), son of Matthias4 and Alice (Robbins) Whitney,[1] was born 27 Mar 1759, Killingly, CT.[2]

He married, before 1785, ----- -----. She was born say 1762, and died after 1790.

He is enumerated in the 1790 Census of Granville, Washington County, New York, with 1 male 16+, 1 male 0-15, and 3 females, apparently himself, a wife, and 3 children.[3]

Children of John5 and ----- (-----) Whitney:

i. (son) Whitney, b. say 1785; d. aft. 1790.
ii. (daughter) Whitney, b. say 1787; d. aft. 1790.
iii. (daughter) Whitney, b. say 1789; d. aft. 1790.



1.^  Frederick C. Pierce, The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came from London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts, in 1635 (Chicago, IL: The Author, 1895), p. 59.

2.^  Ibid.

3.^  United States Census Bureau, Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States taken in the year 1790: New York (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1908), p. 188.

Copyright © 1999, 2006, 2007, 2020, Robert L. Ward and the Whitney Research Group