Family:Whitney, Lyman (c1770-1829)
He married, 4 Aug 1794, Bridgeport, CT, Mabel Wheeler, daughter of Daniel and Eleanor (Middlebrook) Wheeler. She was born about 1773, Greenfield, CT, baptized 6 Sep 1786, Greenfield, CT, and probably died after 1830, OH.
Phoenix says the following:
- Lyman Whitney, b. at Greenfield, Conn.; married, 4 Aug. 1794, by Rev. Philo Shelton, Episcopal, of Bridgeport, Conn., to Mabel Wheeler; settled at Greenfield, and had a share of his father's estate, 14 Ap. 1821.
Children of Lyman6 and Mabel (Wheeler) Whitney:
i. Lyman Banks Whitney, bapt. 28 Jun 1795, Greenfield, CT; m. 31 Aug 1822, Huntington, CT, Hannah Gilbert; d. 3 Oct 1828, Huntington, CT. Children, if any, are unknown. ii. Mabel Whitney, bapt. 9 Apr 1797, Greenfield, CT. iii. Eliza Whitney, bapt. 21 Jun 1801, Greenfield, CT; m. George Manville; d. 13 Oct 1829, Berkshire, OH. iv. Samuel Whitney, b. circa 1803, Greenfield, CT; bapt. 28 Aug 1803, Greenfield, CT; m. Susan Shelton. v. Wheeler Whitney, b. circa 1806, CT; m.(1) unknown, m.(2) Mary Howes. vi. Sarah W. Whitney, b. Jun 1809, probably CT; d. 20 Oct 1833, Bloomfield, OH. vii. Polly M. Whitney, b. Aug 1813, probably CT; d. 30 Sep 1829, Bloomfield, OH.
- 1800, Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT: Lymon Whitney, 1 male 26-44, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 0-9, 1 female 16-25, and 1 female 0-9.
- 1810: not found.
- 1820: not found.
- 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. 246 and pp. 669-670.