Family:Whitney, John (c1856-1933)

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John8 Whitney (John7, Samuel6, Ebenezer5, Samuel4, John3, Benjamin2, John1), son of John7 and Elizabeth (Bouchart) Whitney, was born about 1856 in Whitney, NB, and died 21 Mar 1933, Whitney, NB.

He married firstly, 12 Sep 1883, Margaret Russell. She was born 25 Nov 1860, Whitneyville, NB, and died 16 Apr 1893, aged 32.

He married secondly, 30 May 1894, Evangeline E. Tozer, witnesses Peter Tozer & Ambrosia Tozer. She was born about 1861, South Esk, NB, and died 1930.

He was farmer. He was Presbyterian. Evangeline was Baptist.

Children of John8 and Margaret (Russell) Whitney:

i. Edward9 Whitney, b. Whitney, NB.
ii. Earl Whitney, b. Whitney, NB; m. Mary McAllister; res. Whitney, NB.
iii. Ernest Hubert Whitney, b. ca. 1885, Whitneyville, NB; d. 3 May 1957; m.(1) Sarah Sobey; m.(2) 15 Jun 1912, Marjorie Curtis, daughter of John D. and Ellen Alison (Gunn) Curtis, by Rev. W. J. Dean, witnesses F. H. Henderson and L. J. Hill; farmer, Presbyterian, res. Whitney, NB.
iv. Annie Myrtle Whitney, b. 18 May 1886, Whitney, NB; m. James McTavish.
v. Peter Russell Whitney, b. 16 Dec 1888, Whitneyville, NB; d. 16 Jun 1969, aged 80 years; m. 27 Jun 1910, Rosie Ella Allison, by Rev. E. E. Mowatt; farmer; Presbyterian; res. Whitney, NB.

John8 and Evangeline E. (Tozier) Whitney had no children.



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