Family:Whitney, John Blackett (1843-1918)
John Blackett8 Whitney James7, Charles6, Walter5, Samuel4, Richard3, John2, Henry1), son of James7 Elizabeth Blackett (Adams) Whitney, was born 15 Sep 1843, Albany, NY, and died 14 Sep 1918, San Francisco, CA, aged 75 years.
He married firstly, 8 Oct 1867, New York, NY, Emily Johnson Tracy, of Melrose, NY, daughter of William H. and Annie Eliza (Topping) Tracy. She died before 1870.
He married secondly, about 1868, Martha A. Weed. She was born Sep 1844, NY, and died after 1900.
He married thirdly, 17 Apr 1903, Santa Cruz, CA, Alice Elizabeth Reynolds. She was born about 1860, England, and died after 1910.
He was a dealer in hardware and silver ware, and dwelt at 215 Third Avenue, New York, in Dec 1875.
Children of John Blackett8 and Emily Johnson (Tracy) Whitney, if any, unknown.
Children of John Blackett8 and Martha A. (Weed) Whitney:
i. Frank Engs9 Whitney, b. 17 Apr 1870, New York, NY; m. 27 July 1895, Los Angeles, CA, Helen M. Sanders, b. Sep 1875, MA. ii. Ella L. Whitney, b. 16 Feb 1873, New York, NY. iii. (child) Whitney, deduced from 1900 census. iv. (child) Whitney, deduced from 1900 census. v. (child) Whitney, deduced from 1900 census.
Children of John Blackett8 and Alice Elizabeth (Reynolds) Whitney, if any, unknown.
232 384 Vanderbolgen, Lymna 50 F W Keeping boarding house $6000 Mass. Mathews, Danl. 50 M W Storage Merch. $10000 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Sarah 35 F W no occupation " -----, Fanny 20 F W " " Whitney, John B. 26 M W Hardware dealer Ret. $10000 $5000 New York Male citizen over 21 -----, Mattie 25 F W No occupation " -----, Frank 2/12 M W " Born in Apr [and 8 others]
106 -- Lima Vandervolgan 55 - - K. House Mass. John B. Whitney 27 - - Hardwar Merct. N. York Martha A. 26 - - " Daniel Mathews 48 - - " Sera 35 - - " Fannie 19 - - " George A. 21 - - Clerk " Harrington 18 - - " A. Bowers 45 - - Merchant Prussia Ellen 43 - - " Mary 18 - - " Caroline Valentine 40 - - N. York Mary O'Neal 47 - - Domestic Ireland Ellen Carroll 20 - - " " George Collins 15 - - Servant N. York
824 105 John Whitney 37 W M Stationary New Jersey NJ NJ Frank Whitney 10 W M Ills NJ NY Ella Whitney 6 W F Ills NJ NY M. A. Whitney 36 W F Wife NY Mass Mass Alis Walsh 19 W F Servant Ills Canada Canada
111 185 Whitney, John B. Head W M Sep 1843 56 mar32 New York New York New York Manuf. silver co., Rents house -----, Martha Wife W F Sep 1844 55 mar32 5ch 2liv New York New York Massachusetts Whitney, Frank E. Son W M Apr 1870 30 mar5 New York New York New York Salesman silver -----, Ella L. Dau W F Feb 1872 28 sgl New York New York New York -----, Helen DiL W F Sep 1875 24 mar5 1ch 1liv Massachusetts Massachusetts Massachusetts
68 68 Whitney, John B. Mrs. Head W F Sep 1844 55 mar31 5ch 2liv New York New York Massachusetts Rents house -----, Frank E. Mrs. DiL W F Sep 1875 24 mar5 1ch 1liv Massachusetts New York Massachusetts -----, Ella L. Dau W F Feb 1873 27 sgl New York New York New York -----, Frank Jr. Gson W M Sep 1896 3 sgl California New York Massachusetts
- 1910, San Francisco Assembly District 42, San Francisco Co., CA: John B. Whitney, boarder, 61, b. NY, merchant silver ware; wife Alice E., boarder, 50, b. England.
- All data imported from Stephen Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney family of Connecticut, and its affiliations; being an attempt to trace the descendants, as well in the female as the male lines, of Henry Whitney, from 1649 to 1878; to which is prefixed some account of the Whitneys of England. (New York : Priv. Print. [Bradford Press] 1878), p. 1481.
- Census records.
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